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Opening Reception for The Nesting Instinct

October 16, 2010 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Empty Nest 2

Empty Nest 2, mixed media on canvas

Join us Saturday, October 16 from 6–9 pm at the Blackbird Cafe in Valparaiso for an opening reception for The Nesting Instinct: New Work by Melissa Washburn. Enjoy refreshments and meet the artist. Bring the whole family!

And a big “Thank You” to Mary and Dan at the Blackbird Cafe for their support of artists in the community, as well as their dedication to running a warm, friendly, local business.
The Nesting Instinct will be on view through November 13 at Blackbird Cafe, 114 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso.

Melissa Washburn (11 Posts)

Melissa Washburn is an independent illustrator, artist, and designer. She was a 2012-2013 recipient of an Individual Artist Program grant from the Indiana Arts Commission. Melissa has a BFA in painting and printmaking from Binghamton University (SUNY) and an MA in arts administration from IU Bloomington.


October 16, 2010
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Blackbird Cafe
114 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383 United States
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