Savannah II

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[Text by Jordan Frand]

[Photos by Siobhan Egan]

Despite chilly weather and a busy social calendar for the Hostess City, this past Thursday’s second Slideluck Savannah was the event of the season.

Over 200 Savannahians showed up at the American Legion Post 135 for one of the most impressive potlucks we’ve seen. Huge hams met delicate quinoa salads, while Southern specialties like collard greens graced the table right next to a bounty of desserts – homemade cakes, pies, cookies and more.
 
Missionary Blues got us in the mood with some bumping tunes and Brooklyn Brewery was keeping us happy and hydrated all night. Tom Kohler delivered a beautiful blessing and we all gave thanks for life before hitting the potluck. Everyone enjoyed a hearty meal and made new friends at their tables while drawing on the tablecloths. And then it was time for the art.
 
This year’s show, curated by the Slideluck Savannah team, demonstrated some of creative Savannah’s best, including some exquisite paintings and illustrations and even some radical typography. One lucky artist, Christine Sajecki, was randomly selected to receive a one year subscription to Viewbook. Congrats, Christine!
 
Despite some minor technical difficulties, the evening ended in high spirits and low stocks of beer (y’all were thirsty!) This incredible evening wouldn’t have been possible without our amazing volunteers and our sponsors: Blick, Kaufman & Heinz, Socially Yours, Orange PR & Marketing,Paprika Southern, You’re Welcome Savannah, WellFED, ArtRiseJudge Realty, Offset, Sandbox Studio.
 
Thank you for the good times, Savannah! We can’t wait to see what’s in store for the next Slideluck.
 

Featured artists: 

Audrey Wagner & Izzy Hudgins * Adam Gabriel Winnie * Adam Kuehl * Anna Hornik * Ben Mistak

Britt Spencer * Cedric Smith * Chad Faries * ChaseTurberville * Christine Sajecki * Colin Gray

Jade & Matthew McCully * Jaime Travezan & Morgana Vargas Llosa * Jane Fishman

Juliana Peloso * Kelley Hagemes * Lorenzo Masi * Mia Merlin * Ruben Salinas

Shea Slemmer * Tomas Bachot * Will Penny

Title Sponsors

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National Sponsors

viewbook-black-print             Sandbox Studios             Brooklyn Brewery

 

Local Sponsors

blick    Orange        SociallyYours_Logo          YWS logo

Company_Logo_HiRes1200ppi300ppi      artriselogo        logo_stack_hires    Final-Logo_RGB

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