The ArtFull Umbrella Art Benefit - Art For the Trees If You Please

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Mandy Shefman
Mandy Shefman, art benefit organizer, is "hand" standing for Memorial Park trees. Photo by Pat Walsh
Art Benefit - Art For the Trees If You Please
Photo by Christi Hellrung
Walking Tree of Life
Walking Tree of Life Photo by Steve Lathem

The event features the work of 14 artists who will display and sell beautifully crafted or painted tree-themed art. The evening's entertainment is a special guest speaker, chairman of the Memorial Park Conservancy, Jim Porter, as wells as musical entertainment from singer/songwriter Brian Kalinec, performer the Walking Tree Of Life and also the unique silhouette artist Suzanne Marsh, who can cut out an extremely beautiful and realistic silhouette of you on the spot.

The event's purpose, besides directly helping Memorial Park, is to create momentum and community spirit to help bring about stronger, bigger and more powerful change through the collective participation of businesses, organizations and individuals.

Artists include: Janet Bodin, Ginny Eckley, Ken Elliott, Christi Hellrun, Kay Kemp, Kayoko Keselman, Suzanne Marsh, Pat McEnery, Johnny Rojas, Mandy Shefman, Valentene Rice, Carol Watson and Hope Wilmarth.

Proceeds will be donated to The Memorial Park Conservancy.

Event Details



Mixed Emotions Fine Art
95 Tuam St.
Houston, TX 77006


Ticket Info

$50 - $125


Mixed Emotions Fine Art & Frame, Dessert Gallery, The Chocolate Bar, Wild Heart Art, Paws on Patios, Aerobifit, Bactifeed, HARRA - Houston Area Road Runners Association, Arts Alive, Shefman Investments, Greenwood King, Smither Park, The Houston Arboretum, Wild Birds Unlimited, The Walking Tree of Life, Brian Kalinec