The Painted Door on Main is excited to host “Romancing the Poem” on February 13th, 2016 – a Valentine’s Day event with special guest poets Nicole Pakan and Patrick Pilarski, who will be sharing their journey with us. We will be serving non-alchoholic wine and cheese while you enjoy their work. Also enjoy a FREE gift for every guest! Need a unique Valentine’s Day gift? We have options for you to come check out!
Nicole Pakan is a kind-hearted, spirited and exceptionally gifted individual who has been an art lover of all kinds from a young age. She has a musical tongue, creative word associations and has most recently delved into the world of encaustic art although is familiar with the likes of charcoal, mixed media, sculpting and so much more.
Patrick Pilarski is a lover of all things great and small, and relishes in knowing how everything works. As an assistant professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Alberta, his science-based knowledge is a balance with his artistic talents. There is no challenge that isn’t accepted, and he takes on projects with pride and a refreshing zeal. From published works, to painting, photography, gardening and martial arts, let Patrick take you on one of his wonderful adventures!
Together, they make an amazing husband an wife team with a strong love for laughing, loving and each other. We are sure you will love them as much as we do!