The public and the
press are invited to visit the "Conch Cracking Photo, Arts and Craft
Exhibition" as part of the Conch Cracking Festival in McLean's Town,
East Grand Bahama on Heroes Holiday Monday, 13 October, 2014.
This first time arts exhibition will be held in the newly rebuilt and
refurbished building now known a 4:00 p.ms the East End Youth Center, just east
of the festival site on the school grounds from 11:00 a.m. to.
Nature and culture
with a focus on East Grand Bahama will be the theme. All the photo art
will be by H. Rudy Sawyer and it will be his first time public
exhibition. Young up-and-coming and talented artist from High Rock,
Grand Bahama, Mario Neymour, will also be exhibiting his oil, acrylic,
water color, and pencil pieces. The award-winning craft production of
Kathy Laing from Pelican Point will be part of the show as well as
pieces from resident crafter Leroy Glinton from McLean's Town.
There will be a
combination silent and public auction of some of the art works while
others will be priced for direct sales. A special option will be
available to all patrons to have any of the photos on display printed on
the spot in sizes up to 8 x 10. The photo printing option
will also be available for the printing of patrons' own pictures taken
at the festival or otherwise. Mat framing will also be available at the
artistic talent, part proceeds from the exhibition will go to the
McLean's Town Conch Cracking Committee in support of community
development. Your support and patronage will be greatly appreciated.