We can hear you now... What the heck is a Swede Fest? Is it just a bunch of people from Sweden doing Swedish things? Actually, No. Not even remotely close. The short answer is that Sweded Films … [Read more...] about The FresYes Interview: Swede Fest (a project of CMAC)
We live amongst some incredible artists. Whether it’s dance, music, sculpture, painting or other mediums, the Fresno Art Scene is a vibrant canvas of colors and textures.
We’ve barely touched on a couple below. Who should we explore next? Let us know!
We like to say that we are all about Fresno; the people, the places and the lifestyle. When it comes to people that we've written about, we've admittedly been lacking in one category - the authors. … [Read more...] about Fresno Authors: Gary Soto
It's August! The last official month of summer, we're in the final days before school starts, and we think YOU deserve to have some fun. I regularly share great local restaurants, shops, pop-ups, and … [Read more...] about 5 Truly Unique Experiences to Enjoy in Fresno this August
We are so excited to bring you this interview with Cory. You see, Cory Mayo has truly excelled in collaborating with Fresyes on various projects. Notably, he played a pivotal role in our exceptional … [Read more...] about The FresYes Interview: Cory Mayo Media
Odds are if you're reading this blog, supporting family-based, small businesses and talented artisans is something you enjoy -- so let me tell you right now, I'm 100% certain you're going to want to … [Read more...] about Kin + Clay: Local Potter Continues Father’s Legacy
We were scrolling through the internet the other day and happened upon this beautiful piece of art. It was watercolor. It was of the Crest Theater. But it was also moving. It was somehow animated. … [Read more...] about Meet Fresno Artist: Maja Wrońska
Back in early Spring is when I first heard about the Sun Stereo Warehouse in Downtown Fresno. Sun Stereo was renovated and soon became a hub for small businesses, an aerial arts studio, and an events … [Read more...] about NEW Sun Stereo Warehouse – Brewery District, Fresno
At FresYes, we love supporting local small business owners and learning more about what’s helped them to become successful in their field. I (along with many, many other women in Fresno!) recently … [Read more...] about Small Business Highlight: Brooke Creative Co.
The art scene in Fresno is thriving, and ArtHop is the hub for creative fun. If you haven't been to an ArtHop yet, it's a must! You can find out how to get started by checking out my Beginner's Guide … [Read more...] about ArtHop has a new logo for 2019! Meet the designer who created it
There's lots to do in November! Here are 21 events to add to your calendar now. Thursday, Nov. 1 1. Downtown Fresno/Tower District ArtHop. The first Thursday of the month is for enjoying … [Read more...] about 21 events to attend in November
If you haven't checked out the local art scene lately, you're missing out on a lot. Fresno keeps turning out amazing art, cool vibes, and great community. Typically, people head downtown … [Read more...] about Looking for a great art experience? Vernissage Gallery and Studio is open for business near Fresno High
When Tower District Records proprietor Bob Lambert found out that four-piece pop outfit SpyGenius was coming to Fresno from Canterbury, U.K., he decided to make a party of it. Bringing … [Read more...] about Tower District Records presents Don’t Let the Door Hit You Music Festival
Chafic Dada and Tommy Caprelian met at a Visalia craft beer event in 2013. Chafic was part of a Visalia family that had opened three Mediterranean restaurants that all featured craft beer. … [Read more...] about HoP PK is the love child of beer and Mediterranean food
Downtown Fresno is sprinkled with public art. From statues to murals, there's something to see around every corner—and from local artists to a sculpture by Renoir, there's variety for everyone. With … [Read more...] about Girl Scout Miranda Deis introduces kids to downtown Fresno art
Do you work in or near downtown Fresno? Do you love delicious, fresh food and have your lunch time free on Thursdays? If you answered yes to either or both of these questions, you really should mark … [Read more...] about CArtHop on the newly reopened Fulton Street: Where cool people eat lunch
Last week, the Fresno Arts Council unveiled the winning design for next year's ArtHop logo. Inspired by Fulton Street's revitalization, it's pretty awesome! Of course, behind every great design is … [Read more...] about Check out the new 2018 Art Hop logo and meet the local designer who created it
Aileen Rodriguez Imperatrice lives art to the point that it’s impossible to distinguish between her art and her life... and that’s just the way she likes it. Born and raised in Fresno, Aileen's … [Read more...] about After donating a kidney to help her husband, artist Aileen Rodriguez Imperatrice heals and rebuilds
A while back I wrote a beginner's guide to ArtHop and I focused on venues to view local art and meet artists. However, I've realized lately there's more to ArtHop than the art. ArtHop has become … [Read more...] about There’s More Than Art to Experience at ArtHop
From the murals of downtown to the cute shops of Clovis, ArtHop has become a city-wide activity of culture. But, with over 50 galleries and studios scattered across the 559, it can be hard … [Read more...] about A beginner’s guide to ArtHop in Fresno