Sweetheart Strings Concert
The Sweetheart Strings Concert is a new event added to the Stars of Texas Juried Art Exhibit. A trio of musicians from the Sienna String Quartet in Austin will perform a one-hour classical music concert in the ballroom of the Depot Civic Center in Brownwood on Saturday, February 12, 2022, beginning at 7 p.m.
Tickets are $65 for admission for two people to the concert, two glasses of wine per attendee, a single rose, and a private tour of the exhibit afterwards with hors d'oeuvres and an additional hour of music. Formal to semi-formal attire is encouraged.
Only a limited number of tickets will be sold! Don't miss this exciting date night opportunity - just in time for Valentine's Day!
This Year's Juror
Amanda Allison, Ph.D.
Dr. Amanda Allison is an Associate Professor of Art Education at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Art Education, a Master’s Degree in Art, and a PhD in Art Education.
Dr. Allison speaks and writes about artistic development. For the past decade, she has created art programs for various Fort Worth organizations, including The Moncrief Cancer Center, The Gladney Center for Adoption, Cook Children’s Hospital, Safe Haven Women’s and Children’s Shelter, ACH (All Church Home) Child and Family Services, and Fort Worth ISD.
When asked what she found most enjoyable about her work, she replied: “When a person understands they can create art, their outlook on themselves and on life is changed. ALL human beings create; we know about past cultures because of the objects they made. We are created to create”.
Dr. Allison makes watercolor mixed media art. She enjoys cooking, swimming, and creating puns that make people groan. She lives in Fort Worth, Texas with her husband, Justin and her son, Arthur.