Collecting the West with Ida Kendall

Ida Kendall

Ida Kendall

On Sunday, July 19 at 2 p.m., the Phippen Museum invites you to join them as Ida Kendall, owner of the Art Store and Frame & I art gallery and frame shop, brings her extensive experience and expertise in framing to their members and visitors. She will also describe techniques to best preserve and display your favorite treasures and answer questions from the audience.

Ida is an oil painter specializing mainly in human figures and surreal subjects and will share with attendees her passion for the arts, art materials and picture framing and help them enhance their fine art and collectible pieces with the perfect frame.

The Phippen's "Collecting the West" series of programming is designed for the novice art collector who is interested in receiving tips and techniques to help make their next art purchase with pride and confidence.

So please join the Phippen Museum on July 19 as they offer this special presentation for art

enthusiasts and collectors alike. This program is offered in an effort to enhance the museum's current exhibitions, including Art & Heritage of the Cowboy Artists, on display now through Aug. 16, in the museum's Harold & Mitzie James Gallery. Be sure to take advantage of this last day to view, Happy Birthday George! 100 Years of Inspiration, a comprehensive exhibit of George Phippen's incredible artwork, which closes on Sunday at 4 p.m.

The Phippen Museum is only a few minutes north of downtown Prescott at 4701 Highway 89 North. Admission is $7 for adults, $6 for AAA members, $5 for students with ID, and free for museum members and children twelve and under. For additional information on this or any other event at the museum, call 928-778-1385, or visit their website at www.phippenartmuseum.org.