Sharing the food, music, culture, and history at the heart of Cajun & Creole Country.

Artist Spotlight: Brett Chigoy

I don’t remember exactly when I met Brett, but I grew up in Lafayette, and I saw him around and knew he was an artist who worked with Robert Dafford, painting murals, back in the day. His wife Rachel and I are friends, so we were by default, friendly. About a year or so ago, hanging out at Warehouse…

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Artist Spotlight: Kali Picard

Kali Picard showed up at a Designing Women of Acadiana meeting about a year ago, and has proved to be a dedicated supporter of the organization. You can’t resist her warm, nurturing personality, and this sensitivity is inherent in her paintings. I visited her booth at the recent Big Easel, and was…

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Artist Spotlight: Annika Miller

Tiny, but mighty - Annika Miller is intense and passionate. She is serious about design and confident in her work. I met Annika last year in the architecture department at UL Lafayette, where we were both teaching. She is an amazing creative professional and also extremely private - I was thrilled…

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Artist Spotlight: Cayla Zeek

In March 2016 I sought out Cayla Zeek after seeing her poster for a local pop-up market. I was planning my neighborhood's inaugural festival and we were in search of a local artist to create our festival poster. She was extremely easy to work with. Our festival committee gave her a list of local…

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