ESSENCE Festival 2016 is fast approaching. Over 500,000 people will flood New Orleans for the ESSENCE Festival takeover that includes everything from day parties to concerts to empowerment. We’re also showing love to our vendors — like artist Sidney Carter.
Carter has been a professional painter for over two decades. Based in Powder Springs, Georgia, Carter owns a Fine Art Gallery which houses his paintings that cover genres such as cubism, abstract and still life. Carter is an ESSENCE Festival regular. Read his story below!
How many times have you been to Essence Fest?
What should crowds expect?
After the intriguing excitement of seeing my new creations, the crowd can expect lots of excitement, clean and honest fun, being able to see lots of celebrities in one place, and a fun-filled weekend with an abundance of great music and entertainment.
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