Archive for May 25th, 2012

GORDON RAMSAY AWARDED UK’S BEST SOMMELIER

In the UK’s toughest sommelier competition, involving the greatest wine talent in London and Britain, Restaurant Gordon Ramsay’s sommelier Jan Konetzki reigns supreme.

In a tightly fought battle – that saw 12 of London and the UKs greatest wine palates fight from heat to heat – Konetzki made it to the finals against two other competitors from the innovative Restaurant Sat Bains with Rooms in Nottingham and the award winning Medlar Restaurant in London. He was awarded Moet UK Sommelier…

Bruce T Gora Photography Scholarship Recipient

Cypress Lake High School Center for the Arts senior Collin Davis has been named the 2012 Bruce T. Gora Photography Scholarship recipient.  He’s one of 68 local students who will receive more than $230,000 in competitive scholarships administered by the Southwest Florida Community Foundation.  The scholarship was created in 2010 to honor the memory of photographer, architect, musician and Alliance for the Arts Board Member, Bruce Gora, who was known throughout the community for his lifelo…

Summer Arts Camp Kicks Off June 4th

Time is running out to register your child for the 24th Annual Alliance for the Arts Summer Arts Camp.  This award winning camp is a great way for kids to engage in the arts and have a blast while they’re doing it.  Eight themed weeks give 1st through 6th graders the opportunity to create, explore and discover the visual and performing arts in a fun and interactive environment.

Weekly themes include “Pirates, Parrots & Treasure,” “Buggin’ Out: Spiders & Butterflies,” and “…

‘Arashi Shibori’ Fabric Dyeing Workshop

Alliance for the Arts Saturday, May 26th

Arashi Shibori is a Japanese fabric dyeing technique that results in a pleated cloth with an angled pattern that resembles driving rain.  In fact, the word Arashi means “storm” in Japanese.  The effect is achieved by tightly wrapping fabric around a pole, which is then bound with string and compressed before dyes are applied.  The one day workshop is presented by Cape Coral fiber artist Roseline Young, owner of Roseline Weaving Studio.

She …

Tips For Buying Real Estate In USA

If you have money and you want to buy a real estate in any leading country then I would suggest you to buy in USA as it are one of the developed states of the world and its economy is increasing at a rapid rate. USA allows non-US citizens to buy a properly in its state without any restriction, but there are certain rules and principles made by their government that must be observed before buying the property. USA offer residential and commercial property to be either buy ed or taken on rent in t…