Sunday’s are honestly one of my favorite days of the week because I reserve it for doing absolutely nothing. And while some people would say that it is a waste of a day I beg to differ! Sunday’s really help me keep my sanity. During the week I work around 45 hours at my job. Going to work at 5 A.M. and getting out around 2. On top of Monday-Friday work I hang out with my friends, do projects at home, and sometimes do all nighters at the bar or club among other things. So don’t be surprised when I say I don’t have any weekend plans because my weekdays keep me so busy. Saturday’s usually contain some sort of activity but Sunday is definitely my recovery day.
This week Friday I’m super excited to see Lisa Lampenelli! She may be my all time favorite comedienne and this will be the first live stand up show I’ve ever seen! I don’t know if I’ll be able to get any pictures or video but I’m sure going to try!!! ALSO I want to make it out to Artprize one last time to see the Top 10 art pieces and vote! You people enjoy the rest of your weekend and get ready for the week however it is you do that!
Here are a few more photos I took around Artprize yesterday. I’m thinking my favorite is the Lego Man. I’m telling you there is so much to see down there! I could easily spend 2-3 MORE days down there! That’s on top of the 2 days I went! Make sure you make it down! Let me know what you think of my photos! And be sure to share what you liked when you went to Artprize!!!
Last Wednesday kicked off Grand Rapid’s Artprize 2011. Now on its third year Artprize has proven to bring out people in the area to see all the amazing talents Michigan and beyond has to offer. If art viewing hasn’t interested you in the past or you don’t think it would I dare you to come out and not enjoy yourself! This is so much more than just some paintings in an art gallery. There are giant sculptures, wall sized murals, interactive art, and live art! I could go on and on about it but I’m telling you! If you are looking for something to do come on out and check out all the beautiful artwork! Artprize is only running from September 21 – October 9th, so get out there and see some art! ALSO don’t forget to register to vote for your favorite art pieces (Link down below). I’ve included a few pix of my favorite pieces below and I’m hoping to make it out a few more times before Artprize is over to bring you some more photos!
Get more information on how to register to vote here: http://www.artprize.org/voting/how-to-vote
I hope to see you out there and let me know how YOU enjoyed ARTPRIZE!!!
Do any of you have an interest in fashion? Seeking out the latest trends maybe? Or perhaps you just need a night out on the town! Well come on out September 8, 2011 for “Fashion’s Night Out”. A world-wide event that celebrates fashion retailers, restaurants, and salons that GRAND RAPIDS is now a part of!!
Hyped to be on of the biggest fashion events EVER! Fashion’s Night Out will also be donating a percentage of the sales to the NYC AIDS Fund! So check out the links below and decide for yourself! Hope you see you out there!
ALSO if I see you out I would love some pics of you in you digs or of your new purchases to feature on my blog. I will be doing a follow-up post as well!
Check it out on FACEBOOK: