Attend a Summer Art Festival
Not just for watercolors, modern art festivals offer everything from original paintings to sculpture to photography and even jewelry. These summer festivals are increasingly popular and are a great way to increase your personal art collection, collect an original piece, or just have fun on a summer day.
So grab a drink, stroll through the booths and admire other people’s talents. It may even inspire you to explore your own.
How to Make it Happen
Do an online search to locate major summer art festivals in your area of the country. You can also try contacting your area Chamber of Commerce or arts council for information on local exhibitions. Your state tourism website may also have a list of community art festivals.
- Create your own masterpiece
- Attend an exhibit of a local artist.
- Check out a book on a favorite artist or one you want to learn more about.