Author Archive: Jade Nunes

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BYOB Painting Classes

BYOB Painting Classes

May 8, 2014 |

Staring at a blank canvas can be intimidating to the inexperienced artist. Heck, it can be intimidating to a seasoned artist too. But with the help of instructors and assistants at Brush and Bottle, and maybe even a little liquid encouragement from a favorite wine, beautiful artwork can be achieved by anyone. “I think that […]

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Maynards’ Food-Forward Remodel

Maynards’ Food-Forward Remodel

December 14, 2013 |

Say goodbye to the aisles and shelves, Maynards Market & Kitchen has taken on a whole new look and taste. What once was a hub for specialty goods and products – wines, jams, food – is still a hub for specialty goods and products, just revamped with some added flare. “We’ve moved away from the […]

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Help Kickstart the Jambulance

Help Kickstart the Jambulance

December 3, 2013 |

The Emergency Circus needs your help to make their efforts, antics and laughter touch more people across the country who may need something to brighten their spirits. On Saturday, Dec. 7, the Emergency Circus’ Kickstarter campaign to raise money for their future tour, will end. And that means that the race is on to meet […]

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Bike Parts & Art

Bike Parts & Art

November 29, 2013 |

There are innumerous mediums of art – paint, clay, photos, metal, paper – the list goes on and on. Annually, bicycle parts collide with these various elements in a spectacular display of talent and skill at BICAS’ annual art auction. For nearly 25 years, BICAS – Bicycle Inter-Community Art and Salvage – has provided Tucsonans with […]

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On Tap: Arizona Beer & Art

On Tap: Arizona Beer & Art

November 29, 2013 |

Craft beers are works of art. Brewers are artists in their own right as they experiment with different ingredients and techniques to produce a unique taste. And just as with any art form, sometimes the most interesting and fascinating works of art – or beer in this case – are created by local hands. Art […]

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Gearing up for El Tour

Gearing up for El Tour

November 23, 2013 |

The whirring of bike gears and the clicking of toe clips is a staple sound on the streets of Tucson, one of the nation’s most bike-friendly communities. We all know it – morning drives to work where you could easily spot dozens of cyclists enjoying the clear, desert air. But the true testament to Tucson’s […]

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The Playhouse Lights the Lights

The Playhouse Lights the Lights

November 3, 2013 |

“There’s something about puppetry that is universally fascinating,” said Matt Cotten, the man behind the magic of Puppets Amongus. “It’s sort of a strange novelty.” Cotten, a puppeteer with 18 years of experience is the sole proprietor and Artistic Director of Puppets Amongus. Puppets Amongus was established three years ago and now has a home, […]

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Nov. 1 Looks To Be a Little “Chili”

Nov. 1 Looks To Be a Little “Chili”

October 28, 2013 |

The forecast for Nov. 1 is HOT. And it isn’t about the weather – we’re talking chili, and lots of it. For the past 18 years, various stations from Tucson Fire Department and other surrounding departments have convened at El Presidio Park, 160 W. Alameda St., for the annual Tucson Fire Fighters Association’s chili cook-off to […]

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The Cat’s Meow

The Cat’s Meow

October 21, 2013 |

The Cat’s Meow is Hermitage Cat Shelter’s annual fundraiser, but this year, the Cat’s Meow Goes international! But wait, isn’t the shelter in Tucson? And the event typically held in Tucson? Yes! That’s right! You don’t have to travel far to enjoy some international tasty treats, cool cocktails and help fund-raise for some friendly felines. […]

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Glow-ga!

Glow-ga!

October 8, 2013 |

Breathe. Stretch. Breath. Relax. Breath. Glow… Glow! Neon paints, black lights and yoga will meet for a night of visual art and music this Saturday evening, October 12, at Tucson Yoga on South 4th Avenue. The studio will be providing participants with body paints and glow stick bracelets and necklaces and will engage in a […]

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