Back by popular demand, Bloom 2 brings together paintings, textiles, and sculptures of eight regional artists who have a deep preoccupation with flowers and floral imagery. As a subject matter, these artists delve into how specific types of plants resonate with meaning, both personal and cultural. Participating artists include,
Bloom offers visitors a multisensory experience of flora during the weekend of March 11-13, when art is complemented by exquisite floral arrangements by floral designers Pat Medeiros, Helen Tashima, Pat Stromberg, Sue Bordner, Ray Borton, Courtney Kent, Rhody Vallejo, and Jan Goehring.
BLOOM DEMO DAY: Saturday, March 12, 2-5 PM (Free)
Watch floral designers demonstrate how plants and flowers are transformed into complex works of art. Arrangements will complement the artwork on display. Additionally, select artists will provide insight to their artistic process and inspirations during gallery talks.
2:00-2:20 PM: Courtney Kett, Dixon florist
2:25-2:45 PM: Roma Devanbu, visual artist
2:50-3:10 PM: Jan Goehring, floral designer
3:15-3:35 PM: Denise Oyama Miller, visual artist
3:40-4:00 PM: Ray Borton, floral designer
4:05-4:25 PM: Kate Farrell, visual artist
4:30-4:50 PM: Rhody Vallejo, floral designer
BLOOM 2 FLORAL WEEKEND
SATURDAY, MARCH 12 & SUNDAY, MARCH 13 , 11:30 AM-5 PM
Bloom offers visitors a sensory experience during its first weekend, when art is complemented by exquisite floral arrangements by local floral designers.