Hudson Fine Art and Framing Company’s
Whiskey Painters of America
Saturday, Nov. 30th, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Hudson Fine Art and Framing Co. is pleased to announce that the Whiskey Painters of America are back for their second year by popular demand. You asked for them so we are bringing them back to our gallery to once again kick off the holiday shopping season. Hudson Fine Art and Framing Co. will be CLOSED on Friday, Nov. 29th so that we can prepare the gallery for the over 300 whiskey paintings that will be throughout our gallery. We will reopen on Saturday, Nov. 30th, and kick off the Whiskey Painters of America show with our Wine & Whiskey reception from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. At that time you will have an opportunity to meet some of the artists and begin purchasing the paintings which will be sold on a first come basis.
The Whiskey Painters of America is an exclusive group of 150 painters nationwide. The society is reported to have begun in the late 1950’s in Akron, Ohio. A genuine whiskey painting is a miniature watercolor t no larger than 4″ x 5″ ,cannot be framed larger than 8″ x 10″and the minimum price being $75. The watercolor is created by dipping the brush in some form of alcoholic, hence the name. For more information on the history and origins of the Whiskey Painters of America, you can visit their website at www.whiskeypaintersofamerica.org.
The Whiskey Painters of America show runs thru January 3rd. For more information, you can call the gallery at 330-650-2800.