Local News: BooTown presents: ITâ€™S STILL ALIVE?!Posted by: Staffon 2010/2/7 18:00:00 1204 reads February 14th, 2008 7p.m. - 11p.m.
1336 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77006
Break out your watercolors, sidewalk chalk, and play-dough and join local arts organization BooTown for their fundraiser Itâ€™s Still Alive? After the success of BooTownâ€™s previous fundraisers, Itâ€™s Alive followed by Itâ€™s Alive, Again, the group has brought back the interactive evening where patrons are invited to create and buy great art for a good cause, for the third time!
The evening will consist of demonstrations by local artists, collaborative art making, an auction with works by local artists, and a raffle of patron creations! Who knows, maybe youâ€™ll take home a piece by the next Van Gogh, Rodin, or even Thomas Kinkade? Come to make some fun art and support BooTown while youâ€™re at it! Itâ€™s Still Alive?! will be held at Catbirdâ€™s, a popular bar known for its support of the arts. Catbirdâ€™s is located on 1336 Westheimer Road, in the Montrose neighborhood.
Itâ€™s Still Alive?! in a nutshell:
A free evening of good and dirty â€œartsy-fartsyâ€ activities for grown-ups.
Multiple booths featuring working artists to help and demonstrate various mediums.
A raffle of professional works from local artists
All proceeds from the day will support BooTown
What theâ€¦ Boo? BooTown is a non-for-profit arts organization founded in June 2007 by Julie Gomez and Emily Hynds. BooTown has continued to spread the love of art all about Houston since then, while holding true to its mission of creating theatre through a collaborative process. BooTown is the producer of the Houston Fringe Festival, the popular monthly Grown-Up StoryTime, and other events and performances. For more information about Itâ€™s Alive Again! or BooTown, call 832-541-2861, email , or visit www.bootown.org
For more information about Catbirdâ€™s, visit www.catbirds.com.