The Desert Arts Festival will be held at Frances Stevens Park, on Saturday and Sunday, March 14 - 15, 2009, in Downtown Palm Springs.
The art show will feature 100 artists presenting their original work in all mediums of two and three dimensional fine art, including paintings in acrylics, oils, and watercolors, photography, etchings, sculpture in clay, glass, metal, stone, and wood. Each artist will be present to meet with the public and discuss their work. All work is available for purchase.
In addition to fine art, fine crafts will also be presented. Festival attendees will find blown glass, turned wood, semi-precious jewelry, pottery, stained glass, and an array of high quality crafts.
Frances Stevens Park is located at 538 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, at the corner of Palm Canyon Drive and Alejo. The hours of the event are from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Admission and parking are free to the public The event is handicap accessible.
The Desert Art Festival is presented by West Coast Artists and benefits the
La Sierra University, a local Non-Profit Organization. For additional information visit the website at www.westcoastartists.com or call 760-323-7973.
Official Website: http://www.westcoastartists.com
Added by art info on December 27, 2008