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Hawai"i Artist Heather Brown creates main visual for 2017 Odaiba Hawai'i Festival April 29 2017, 0 Comments

Aloha Everyone!

Stoked to announce that one of my projects in the studio the winter has finally become public! I created a new piece called Hula Girl for the 2017 Odaiba Hawai'i Festival held just outside Tokyo each year. This is the largest Hawaiian festival in Japan each year showcasing the beauty of Hula, Hawaiian music, art, and of course, great food!
This was my first ever attempt at painting a...


Daydream Rainbow by Hawaii Surf Artist Heather Brown April 29 2016, 0 Comments

Happy ALOHA Friday!
I'm happy to be releasing my newest piece "Daydream Rainbow" today!
Daydream Rainbow was originally commissioned to be the main visual for the 2016 Odaiba Hawai'i Festival in Tokyo Japan. I am always excited to be a part of this event each year as it does so much to help children in Japan and you can feel the ALOHA in every step from ono grinds to beautiful hula, great music and...

Heather Brown 2016 Japan Surf Art Tour Dates Released! March 22 2016, 0 Comments

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Hawaii Artist Heather Brown announces 2016 Japan Spring Tour Details


ALOHA! I am excited to announce the details of my 2016 Japan Spring Tour!!
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Hawaii Artist Heather Brown at the 2015 Odaiba Hawai'i Festival in Japan May 19 2015, 0 Comments

Aloha Everyone!

I had a great time at the Odaiba Hawai'i Festival this year! Thank you so much to my great friends who work at The Heather Brown Gallery for all of the hard work! And a HUGE MAHALO to everyone who came out to see me and thank you for your patience in waiting in line! I had a great time meeting you all!

Today I will be having a signing at the WTW Store in Aoyama! I always love to go...

Heather Brown Art and Book Signing Tour Spring 2014 1st Week. May 08 2014, 0 Comments

Aloha Everyone!

Wow!, first week of the tour has blown by and we are heading Kansai today to start the next leg!
It has been so much fun so far, I am looking forward to the upcoming shows and travelling!

Here are a bunch of photos to show our journey at this point this tour.


So we have been on a whirlwind of touring and meetings and creating art the past few months, Chris (the captain surfs) and I have been enjoying snow seasons in Telluride the past few years and have been working from our studio in the forrest up there this past winter (and getting in some snowboarding!) This was our yard at the studio on April 27, 2014!! We got like 16 inches of snow in the day or so before we left!
Our studio in Telluride Colorado on April 27, 2014
I love old cars and trucks and I thought this just made a cool picture.
Telluride Town April 27, 2014
Leaving the Rockies for the season and heading home…….well at least for a few hours we will be at home!
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Heather Brown Leaving the Rockies for the Season

When we returned to Hawaii, we were only there for less than 2 days, so the great folks at Greenroom Gallery Hawaii put us in this great hotel room at the Sheraton Waikiki, I think the view was exactly what I needed to recharge and defrost from a couple of months in the snow. Best of all, we overlooked my favorite surf break in Waikiki and even got to get a fun surf for a few hours the next morning with the right tides. Hawaii No Ka Oi!
And then we landed here…… Heather Brown Waikiki Spring 2014
It's so fun to play tourist at home, especially when you get to soak in great Hawaiian music, hula and the warmth of the Island
I never get tired of Hawaiian Music and Hula
So many little guys would come up to our lanai to hang out, so I thought it would only be right to offer them some pupu's!
Meeting new friends and gaining inspiration in Waikiki
We had a great show at Greenroom Hawaii and early the next morning we were back on a plane heading to Tokyo. My first 3 days in a row in Tokyo were filled with shows and fun. The first show was to celebrate the 5 year Anniversary of The Heather Brown Gallery in Daikanyama, Shibuya, Tokyo Japan. I still can not believe it has been 5 years since we first opened. Our first actual space was in Aoyama and was about the size of a small 1 car garage, hidden on a side street (but so beautiful!!) and we would do some amazing shows there. Shortly after, we moved to our new location in Daikanyama, and it is my favorite gallery space I have ever been in. I hope you get to visit one day if you have not already!
Thank you to everyone who came out for the show, it was a blast! Thank you also to everyone whoa has been supporting The Heather Brown Galleries and my art for the past decade, I am overwhelmed and oh so HAPPY!! I hope to continue making art that brings smiles to faces and ALOHA to hearts around the World for the upcoming decades!

Heather Brown Gallery Tokyo 5 year Anniversary Show
 Upstairs at The Heather Brown Gallery in Daikanyama, Tokyo, Japan.
Heather Brown Gallery Tokyo 5 Year Anniversary Show
 We have met so many special people in the past 10+ years of touring, and this is one of the stand outs. Shigeru has been to so many tours both in Japan and the USA and has documented my art career through pictures  (which he makes us special picture books from each event) We are not only so thankful for his great pictures and support, but he has become one of our many true friends that we have met along the way and we always look forward to meeting up! Mahalo for the beautiful flowers too!
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Heather Brown and Great Friend and Long Time Supporter and unofficial official best Gallery Photographer ever, Mr Shigeru Ono!

It was so great to see so many snowboards selling from my new collaboration with Elan Snowboards!
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Heather Brown Signing new Eland Snowboard with her Art 

The next day I did some interviews and held a signing at The Odaiba Hawaii Festival. I have created the art for this festival for the last 4 years now, and this one "Bird Ohana" is my favorite to date. It is always very surreal for me to see my art around like this. I wish I could explain the feeling, well I am so happy that the Odaiba Hawaii Festival connects with the feelings of my art and I am so happy to work with them. As a side note, they also sell stickers with this art with all the money going to Childrens charities!

I do have a limited edition of this piece on canvas that you can find here: http://www.heatherbrownart.com/collections/canvas-prints/products/bird-ohana
or at any galleries that carry my work!
The signing was so busy, there were over 400 people in line with books and art, so I had to go really quickly and did not have much time to talk, but thank you so much to everyone who came out and sorry I had to be so quick, but I wanted to make sure we could get to everyone.
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Heather Brown and Her Art for the 2014 Odaiba Hawaii Festival
 Backstage at the Odaiba Hawaii Festival with The Captain Surfs and some beautiful Hula dancers that we got to watch perform.
Heather Brown and The Captain Surfs with the Beautiful Hula Girls at the 2014 Odaiba Hawaii Festival
 The following day I had an event at the first ever Hana Wahine Festival in Shibuya Tokyo.


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Heather Brown at Hana Wahine Festival Tokyo May 2014
Following the show, we wen tout for some Oishi (delicious) Ramen and Gyoza and shared some laughs!

Ramen and Celebration with friends in Tokyo
 and yes…… I eat Ramen every chance I get, it is so great and each place makes it a bit different. The Captain Surfs thinks that eventually we will make a "Ramen Tour Book" ha ha
Heather Brown loving the many Ramen's of Japan


 Thanks for hanging in there, hope I didn't bore you too much with this, but this is what has happened the past week or so.. On to Kobe today where I will be doing a  show at WTW in Kobe today, May 9, 2014. For my full tour schedule, please check this link : http://heatherbrownart.blogspot.jp/2014/03/heather-brown-japan-2014-spring-tour.html



Surf Artist Heather Brown Art for 2014 Odaiba Hawaii Festival April 27 2014, 0 Comments

Aloha!

I am excited to announce that I was chosen again this year to create the art for the 2014 Odaiba Hawaii Festival! The Odaiba Hawaii Festival is the largest festival worldwide celebrating the great Island State of Hawai'i. The festival runs about 2 weeks in Odaiaba, Tokyo, Japan.

As a special Limited Edition, I am also releasing the art as a Limited Edition Giclee Print on canvas as well as a hand highlighted Artist Proof Edition that is now available.

I will be having a book signing and showing art this year at the Odaiba Hawaii Festival too on Sunday May 4, 2014. If you are in the area, please come by and say ALOHA!!

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Heather Brown Art for the 2014 Odaiba Hawaii Festival in Tokyo Japan


Here is the art without the Poster writing

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"Hawaii Artist Heather Brown's "Bird Ohana"


Heather Brown Japan 2014 Spring Tour Dates Announced! March 31 2014, 0 Comments

Aloha Everyone!

Can you believe it is the end of March already?!?!?! Time sure does fly!!

I am honored to be asked again to create the art for the Odaiba Hawaii Festival this year, this is the largest Hawaiian Festival in the world and they are a great group of people to work with. Each year with my donated artwork they make all of the posters and signs for the festival and they also make special stickers with all of the proceeds going to children's charities in the area. Here is ap picture of me in the final stages of the painting I did for the 2014 Odaiba Hawaii Festival.

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Hawaii Artist Heather Brown Creating the art for the 2014 Odaiba Hawaii Festival


I am also happy to announce my schedule for my upcoming Spring 2014 Japan tour this May!

I will be starting out with my first book signing in support of my newly released book "The Art of Heather Brown" at The Greenroom Gallery in Waikiki On April 30, 2014.
The following morning we will be jetting off to Japan for my full month tour starting with my show on May 3, 2014 at the Heather Brown Gallery in Daikanyama, Tokyo to CELEBRATE the galleries 5 Year Anniversary!!!! I am so proud and thankful to our great team in Japan at both galleries and our distribution partners that we have had a great first five years and I look forward to so many more! Mahalo also to all my friends, fans and collectors in Japan for making my tours and galleries such happy places to be!!
My tour will finish off with one of my all time favorite shows I get to do at the 2014 Green Room Festival in Yokohama Japan where I get to share my art with thousands of people and so many great artists, musicians and happy people!!
My full list is below, I hope that I have a chance to meet you at one of my shows or signings!
My summer tour and show schedule will be posted soon too with dates through out Hawai'i and California coming up!
Mahalo Nui Loa for all of your continued support!

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Surf Artist Heather Brown Busy Creating New Original Surf Art for her 2014 Japan Spring Tour


April 30, 2014 - Heather Brown Book Signing at The GreenRoom Gallery in Waikiki

May 3, 2014 - Solo Show for Heather Brown Gallery 5 Year Anniversary at Heather Brown Gallery Tokyo

May 4, 2014 - Heather Brown Book Signing at Odaiba Hawaii Festival

May 5, 2014 - Heather Brown Book Signing at Hana Wahine Festival

May 9, 2014 - Heather Brown Book Signing at WTW Kobe

May 10, 2014 - Solo Show at Heather Brown Gallery Osaka

May 11, 2014 - Heather Brown Book Signing at Kyotot Takashimaya

May 15, 2014 - Heather Brown Book Signing at Greenroom Gallery Kamakura

May 17, 2014 - Heather Brown Book Signing at WTW Aoyama

May 18, 2014 - Heather Brown Book Signing at Sagamihara Isetan

May 21, 2014 - Heather Brown Book Signing at WTW Futagotamagawa

May 24, 2014 - Featured artist at the 2014 GreenRoom Festival

May 25, 2014 - Featured artist at the 2014 GreenRoom Festival

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