September 30th and October 1st, Through The Looking Glass, Fantasy Fashion Art Show Preview and Anniversary Party, Friday 6-9pm, at the House of Lounge, 2044 Magazine Street and Saturday, October 1, 6-9pm for Art For Art Sake, 6-9pm
A sensual art show highlighting the House of Lounges' private collection by Proprietress Patty Spinale, Costume Art by Rosemary of EnRapturing ReVisions, Photography by Michael Terranova and others. Featuring entertainment troupe Wine Woman and Song, and livewindow characters: Alice, The Dark Queen, and the Cheshire Cat
May 20, Flesh Art
The Flesh Art Show, New Orleans first and only body art show featuring the work of 25 established artists. If you are interested in being a part of next years show please contact me at 404-316-9141.
May 21, Open Studio Tour, Bywater/Marigny Artists
noon-6pm, My studio will be open as part of this twice-yearly tour.
For info please contact me.
Beginning March 17th, Everything Lovely by Oliver presents Fashion Soiree Thursdays beginning March 17th, 4-7 or so at 820 Rampart St. in the Marigny.
Local fashion designers and costume artists, including myself, Oliver, Ellen Macomber and others, will be displaying their work for this weekly event. Enjoy cocktails and fashion featuring Easter Bonnets and attire. Artists may rotate so don't expect to see us all there each week. See you there!
March 26th, Easter Saturday Cocktail Party at Chris Owens Club, 8:30pm-10pm, 500 Bourbon St.
My new line of Easter Bonnets will be displayed and available for sale during the party. Afterwards quests are invited to enjoy Chris' entertaining show at the club. You may even see several EnRapturing ReVisions costume characters in the parade the next day. Tickets are $100 and include the party and Easter morning Breakfast and Brunch. Call 888-7608 for reservations about these and parade participation before March 16th.
April 3rd, Monthly Krewe Du Faye Picnics and Open Music Jam, Sunday, April 3rd at 4pm. Meet us at the River just off of Dumaine St. for a beautiful sunday picnic (bring your own) and social including an open drum and music jam with Krewe members and a blessing to the river. Kids are encouraged to join these events, which will be held monthly starting this month. The next event will be the week after Jazz Fest on May 8th.
April 8th, French Quarter Fest Parade, Friday, April 8th, 10a-11a. The fabulous Krewe Du Faye Fairies have been invited to join this years' opening event of the French Quarter Fest beginning at Bourbon and Iberville for a 9:30 am lineup in route through Jackson Square. Because of the early morning roll time I am especially encouring our bright eyed fairy children to join in this event. Costumes are mandatory and all types of winged creatures are welcome. Please sign up with me before April 1st so I can know who to expect. For more details call me at 948-2008.
May 21st, Storyville - Behind Closed Doors, Saturday, 9p-1a, Valentino Conti House, 840 Rue Conti. Experience the sights, sound and mystery of the historic New Orleans' Red Light District as seen through the lens of Photographer E.J. Bellcq, circa 1912. Fashion show, auction, music, cocktails with costume art by Rosemary and more are included in this $85 ticket price. Call 524-5377 for reservations.
For info or in-studio appointments please contact me at 504-948-2008.
Mardi Gras Show Schedule and Studio Hours
Mardi Gras is just a few weeks away and this year's schedule is packed with entertainment! Please join me for these fabulous upcoming events:
I will be having open studio hours for mask and costume art shopping on Sundays, the 23rd and 30th from 2-7p (cocktails 5-7) and Tuesdays the 25th and 1st from 10a-3p located at 1036 Franklin Ave. in the New Orleans Marigny.
Jan. 27 thru Ash Wednsday
Mardi Gras Costume Display Jan. 27 thru Ash Wednsday, mall hours, at Lakeside Mall in Metairie.
Mon, Jan. 31st, Fairy Wing Making Workshop, 7-9pm. Hands on course led by costume artist Rosemary Kimble. $25 This is a discounted rate for Mardi Gras only. Limited space available, please call to reserve. 948-2008
February 4th, Krewe Du Faye Fairy Parade, 6th Annual, Friday, 8pm. Line up and pre-entertainment by local performers beginning in Jackson Square in front of Cathedral. Please take note: We are a non-permit parade with a spontaneous route through the Quarter. No dues are necessary to participate. Don't expect to see us in route as we are more interested in reveling than in being seen. This is a fun, safe, community parade and all winged creatures are welcome to join, including kids. See you there!!!
Jan. 21st, Moulin Raunch, Friday, show at 10. Venusian Gardens, 2601 Chartres St. An explicit fashion show of costume art and designer attire by Ellen Macomber, Rosemary, Oliver, Salamander and others. After party w/ DJ Soul Sister. Complimentary beer and wine. No cover.
Jan. 22, Mardi Gras Parade and Kick Off Party, Saturday, 6-8pm, at Margaritaville in the French Quarter. Watch the Krewe Du Vieuxx Parade from the balcony while enjoying appetizers, party favors and a great time. Enter the Mask Contest for opportunities to win cash prizes. Judging by local celebs, inlcuding myself and others. $20 per person
January, 7th, 2005, 12th Night Celebration, at Zoe Bistro in the W Hotel, New Orleans. Friday, 8-10pm, performers, musicians and other details to be announced.