Chico ART Festival - May 12 & 13, 2023

SketchOut Competition 2023 – Call to Artists

In addition to browsing at the art, listening to music, and all the other fun activities at the Chico ART Festival, we have a Call to Artists for a SketchOut Competition. The winner of the competition will be chosen by public votes and will be awarded a basket of art supplies including a $50 gift certificate for Ellis Art. Ellis Art and Engineering has generously donated over $75 worth of art supplies.

Chico ART Festival - May 12 & 13, 2023 · Finding Chico Area Artists

Cinde Nelson | Watercolor

Cinde Nelson enjoys the process of working with watercolor and finds the white of the paper and the transparency of the colors fresh and inspiring. Preview some of her work here. Meet her and see more of her watercolors at the Chico ART Festival, Friday and Saturday, May 12 & 13, outdoors on the beautiful grounds of St John’s Episcopal Church on Floral Avenue in Chico.

Chico ART Festival - May 12 & 13, 2023 · Finding Chico Area Artists

Lou Mione | Wood

Lou Mione and Company, also known by Woodgrainz, make wood lathe turned items and whimsical yard art, all done by hand locally in Chico. They love their crafts and hope people will find what they make useful, practical and whimsical. Check Woodgrainz booth at the Chico ART Festival, May 12 & 13, 2023 outdoors at St John’s Episcopal Church on Floral Avenue in Chico.

Chico ART Festival - May 12 & 13, 2023 · Finding Chico Area Artists

Nicolai Larsen | Painting

Nicolai Larsen is known for his inventive visionary painted imagery, fine art canvasses, award-winning large scale mural art and architectural painted environments. He has been internationally commissioned to create works for public, corporate and private clients. He studied art at the San Francisco Art Institute and the Academy of Art College. When faced with earning… Continue reading Nicolai Larsen | Painting