An afternoon with renowned FOTM documented artists Tom and Connie Jenkins in their Malibu Canyon home and studios. All proceeds benefit FOTM Arts Education programs. (Limited to 25 guests.)
Sunday, April 23, 2017 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Wine and appetizers will be served.
The dynamic duo of Tom & Connie Jenkins will open their studios for a
special afternoon of demonstrations and insights into the creative process. The studios are in the Santa Monica Mountains and wildflowers should be at their peak during our visit. A private sound performance by Tom Jenkins will be one of the highlights of the afternoon.
Participants will rendezvous at 2 p.m. on Ellice St. (behind Neptune’s Net Seafood at the corner of Highway 1
and Yerba Buena Rd.) and caravan to the studios.
Tom Jenkins is a painter, sculptor, inventor, sound installation artist and performance artist. He began creating kinetic and sound sculptures that later morphed into musical instruments used in songs and stories. Tom also uses sophisticated handmade drawing instruments and tops in his creation of art pieces.
Connie Jenkins is an accomplished Realist painter whose canvases feature rocks, water and the natural world combined withelements that are not easily defined. Her paintings deal with birth, aging, death, and ultimately rebirth. Her most recent work documents the delicate ecosystem of the Channel Islands.