Hawaii Arts Seen

From an Island artist’s point of view

Posted on December 3rd, 2014 by paularath

I know there are a lot of choices for holiday shopping this weekend, and I would like to mention a really worthy way to spend your time and gift budget: Holiday Fayre. Here’s the critical info on it: Date: Saturday, December 6 Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Location: Cupola Theatre at the Honolulu Design
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Posted on October 22nd, 2014 by paularath

Fashion illustration is a skill that can be just plain fun. And you don’t have to be a fashion designer to enjoy it. Just loosen up and be ready to play! Renowned textile artist Louda Larrain is teaching a half-day workshop on fashion illustration in conjunction with Hifi and HFM (Hawaii Fashion Month). Louda is
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Posted on October 16th, 2014 by paularath

  This is as much a love story as a story about jewelry. When it comes to Shera and Joe Mercer, it’s impossible to separate the romance from the art. It’s also about serendipity. A lot of things conspired to bring about Alohi Kai, a chic and elegant new jewelry line by Shera Mercer. First,
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Posted on October 13th, 2014 by paularath

Ready, set, shop! Here’s an ideal opportunity to buy holiday gifts by local artists and artisans at really reasonable prices. Nine talented friends have hui’d together for a pool party at the beautiful home of Linda Spadaro. You’ll find fabulous glass items, unique jewelry, small paintings, prints, note cards, handbags and ceramics. All are one-of-a-kind
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Posted on October 10th, 2014 by paularath

This is another terrific opportunity to find the perfect Halloween costume or accessories. And if you aren’t familiar with TAG’s Brad Powell Theatre, it’s an opportunity to familiarize yourself with one of Honolulu’s hidden treasures. I often attend TAG’s plays and they are almost always clever, witty and off the wall. They are willing to
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