Festival DetailsHours: Open Every Day, 10am-6pm
Admission: $7~ Seniors $6 ~ Children 12 years and under Free
Admission price gets you a ticket for the whole season. Pay once, come back often!
Where: WE ARE MOVING 1.5 MILES NORTH of our old location on Scottsdale Road to Jomax.
Thunderbird Artists, Arizona’s leading producer of juried, quality fine art and wine events, present another captivating art experience. Watch 115 nationally acclaimed and award winning artists passionately create artwork in their studios and outdoor cabanas. The Arizona Fine Art EXPO brings you seventy-four continuous days of art adventure!
Enjoy the ambiance of leisurely strolling throughout paths that flow in, around and throughout 100 spectacular sculptures radiantly shining from the brilliant Arizona Sun. Observe artists painting, sketching in pen & ink, pastels and pencil, sculpting clay, carving wood, assembling mixed media on canvas and sculptures, plus designing jewelry.
There’s more action to see outdoors in the working cabanas such as metal, steel and copper welding, alabaster carving, stone etching, patina finishing, plein air painting and more! Watch the master glass blower, Bruce Freund, take a gather of glass and majestically turn it into a spectacular sculpture or glassware. Studios are nestled under 43,000 square feet of festive large white tents and the working cabanas are outdoors in the setting of the one and a half acre sculpture garden.
The EXPO Artists’ Marketplace is not just another boutique or gift shop with imported goods from other countries; it is an amazing marketplace for the artists to present their fine arts and unique crafts. Artists are able to sell their original small sized paintings and prints, sculptures, unique handmade gifts, fine pottery, luminous glass creations, jewelry, specialized note cards, hand painted scarves, romantic keepsakes, souvenirs and much more.
The Arizona Fine Art EXPO is all about providing an ambiance like none other plus and experience that will forever be remembered.