'Blue Dog' creator shares insights and secrets at fundraiser Sept. 29

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  1. Gwen Break

    Gwen Break Beach Fanatic

    Aug 2, 2011
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    South Walton, near the bay
    [FONT=&quot]Louisiana artist and creator of the "Blue Dog" series[/FONT]
    [FONT=&quot]Sept.29, 2011 - 6:30 p.m.[/FONT]
    [FONT=&quot]Seagar's Prime Steaks & Seafood[/FONT]
    [FONT=&quot]Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa[/FONT]


    [FONT=&quot] The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation and the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts are partnering to present "An Evening with George Rodrigue" to benefit art education and culutral events.
    [FONT=&quot] Executive chef Bruce McAdoo of Segar's has created a four-course wine dinner featuring New Orleans cuisine, including a Blue Dog Martini created by Kevin Moran, general manager of Seagar's. For this special event Seagar's has been transformed into a gallery of Blue Dog art.
    [FONT=&quot] Guests can experience Rodrigue's artistic transformation of an original Blue Dog painting and his wife Wendy's inspirational story of the Blue Dog myths, known as the loup-garou.
    [FONT=&quot] A live auction will include this original Blue Dog masterpiece, vacation packages and a Seagar's dinner plate featuring a Blue Dog drawing and signed by Rodrigue. Tickets are $250 per person with limited seating, available exclusively through the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation. Call (850) 650-2226 for reservation and information. [/FONT]

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  2. Teresa

    Teresa SoWal Guide Staff Member

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    South Walton, FL
    two chances to meet Blue Dog Artist, George Rodrique! Sept 29 & 30



    Meet Blue Dog Artist
    George Rodrigue

    An Evening with
    George Rodrigue
    Experience Rodrigue's live creation of an ​
    original Blue Dog painting which will be featured ​
    in the live auction​
    Narrative by Wendy Rodrigue ​

    Thursday, September 29 ~ 6:30 PM


    New Orleans Inspired Four-Course Wine Dinner​
    & Blue Dog Martini ​

    Entertainment by The Sean Dietrich Jazz Trio ​
    Raise Your Paddle for the Arts ​
    Charity Live Auction ​
    Limited Seating ~ $250 Per Person​
    For reservations call 850-650-2226​
    RSVP by Friday, September 23

    Proceeds benefit The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation & The George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts for youth development in art and education.




    The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation and the
    George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts will host an

    "Artist Meet & Greet Reception"
    Friday, September 30th
    5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

    Barefoot's Beachside Bar & Grill,
    Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa

    Meet George Rodrigue,
    Louisiana artist and creator of the
    famous Blue Dog series.

    Enter a charity raffle drawing to win a framed Blue Dog print.

    $25 per person
    Limited tickets available

    Call Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation for reservations -850-650-2226
    RSVP by Monday, September 26


    Last edited: Sep 21, 2011

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