I am thrilled to participate in the 2019 Grape Soiree again this year. The dinner and auction will be held on February 23 at the Bloomington Country Club. All proceeds benefit Easter Seals of Central Illinois. If you want to bid on the piece Sam and I created yesterday, tickets are still available.
The Grape Soiree February 2018
Miss Avah and I spent a lovely day at the Julie Meulemans Gallery creating a special piece of art to be auctioned off a the Grape Soiree on February 24th at the Bloomington Country Club. All proceeds to benefit Easter Seals. Hope to see you there!
I LOVE ART
Friday January 12th proved to be an outstanding event! All 45 submissions sold, with the funds dispersed to the artist and their school. Lots of requests to do it again so keep an eye on the Julie Meulemans Gallery on Facebook.
HARVEST POP-UP BOUTIQUE
November 3, 2017
FOR THE LOVE OF KNOCKERS
Thank you to those who attended the spectacular show produced by Dana Colcleasure! I've said it before and I'll say it again, this collection should be bound in a book and featured on every coffee table in America!
THE SPRING POP-UP BOUTIQUE
Books and note cards by Julie Meulemans (treats provided by Sweet Temptations)
The Yoga Studio
Two outstanding performances by the incredible Leah Marlene! Keep an eye on this young woman because I have a feeling you are going to see a lot more of her in the future!
Emma Spader Jewelry
Pieces of Joy
Two of my favorite shoppers taking a break to dance to the music!
THE JULIE MEULEMANS GALLERY OPENING
March 18, 2017
DUNCAN MANOR ART SHOW
THE GRAPE SOIREE, SEPTEMBER 2016
We thoroughly enjoyed a lovely evening at the Bloomington Country Club at the 22nd annual event to raise funds for Easter Seals. I was pleased to donate a piece to be among the artwork that was auctioned off at the end of the evening during the live auction.
HUMANE SOCIETY DINNER AND AUCTION MAY 2016
It was a privilege to be the featured artist of the 2016 Humane Society Auction. Ruth celebrated her birthday with the winning bid!
SUGAR CREEK ART FESTIVAL STAVE WINE BAR JULY 2015
Thank you to all who attended the 2015 Sugar Creek Art Festival in Uptown Normal. I continue to be humbled by your generous support. xx
LARKSPUR BUNGALOW POP-UP, THE GARLIC PRESS
RETROFIT CULTURE, MAY 2015
Thoroughly enjoyed an art show and book signing event at Retrofit Culture! A true Bloomington gem.
LARKSPUR BUNGALOW PACIFIC NORTHWEST BOOK TOUR, MAY 2015
Downtown Portland Event
Seattle Book Event
Spent a terrific evening with a great group of women from Seattle as they discussed Larkspur Bungalow for their monthly book club selection.
Corvallis, Oregon Book Event
Thoroughly enjoyed my afternoon in Corvallis at Mod Pod! Larkspur Bungalow fit in perfectly!
EPIPHANY FARM-ANJU ABOVE ART SHOW, NOVEMBER 2014
Truly a magical night!
"If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun." Katharine Hepburn
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"Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than being absolutely boring." Marilyn Monroe
"Everything you can imagine is real." Pablo Picasso
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