On this page we will be keeping you up to date with all the events we will be having at our space from Art classes to Art Shows featuring the works of various artists from the Caribbean. This encourages greater involvement and participation in the local art community not just in Jamaica, but the wider Caribbean and abroad. But it must start here in our home of Sunny South Florida. Welcome to our Events page!
We had a BLAST last night!
Tamarac Arts and Carfts Festival Highlights
Culture Corner Highlights
Highlights from the 8th class
Icons for Charity
Highlights from the 8th class
Highlights from our Fifth Class
Highlights from our fourth class
Highlights from our third class
Highlights from our second class
Icons Under the Hammer
On Saturday, September 10, 2016 Yardabraawd Gallery will host an "Invitation Only" event; Icons Under the Hammer- An Auction of selected Original Iconic paintings.
The selected paintings will be featured on the Yardabraawd FB page over the next two weeks and online bids for these pieces (bearing in mind the Reserve Prices) will be accepted prior to and during the function.
Watch for postings on this exciting event.
First Class, Recreational Painting Session
Today, kicked off our first class of our ongoing Recreational Painting Class, right here at our Yardabraawd Studios right here in sunny Sunrise, Florida. Here are some pics from our lovely class.
Jamaican Women of Florida (Summer Meeting)
Yardabraawd Gallery and Collectibles is proud to host The Jamaican Women of Florida Annual Summer Meeting on Saturday, August 13, 2016.
Please register at EventBrite
Our newest T-Shirt design is now available. This eye-catching black tee shirt is available in sizes: 2X-Large, X-Large, Large, Medium and Small and are in ladies and men's styles. Limited quantities. Get yours now.
Caribbean American Heritage Month
Yardabraawd Gallery celebrates Caribbean artists for Caribbean-American Heritage Month with Art Exhibition.
Enjoy more photos from the event.
Jamaica's Consul General in Miami Mr. Franz Hall as he addresses the opening of the Yardabraawd Art Exhibition for Caribbean-American Heritage Month June 17, 2016.
Ms. Betty Reid (Left front) and her daughter seems captivated by one of the pieces.
Galleon Foundation's Lindell Douglas (L) poses Cheryl Wynter (Consulate of Jamaica) and Yardabrawd Gallery owner
Dahlia Walker-Huntington, Dale Telfer and Cheryl Wynter at Yardabrawd Gallery's Caribbean-American Heritage Month Exhibition opening on June 17, 2016.
You can also read more about this show here
OPENING DAY April 29, 2016
Yardabraawd International LLC officially opened its “Yardabraawd Gallery and Collectibles” outlet to the general public on Friday, April 29, 2016 at its 5401 NW 102nd Avenue, Bay #137 in Sunrise, Florida 33351 with a typical Jamaican reception. The company's Yardabraawd Gallery pulled its curtains open with the first of a series of Art Exhibitions, featuring work from the portfolio of the business’ owner Richard Hugh Blackford as well work from a few other Jamaican artists including pieces from El Pedio, Lancelot Ferron, and Richard Hall.
Dr. Sue (Susan Davis) with Jamaica's Consul General in Miami Mr. Franz Hall. Occasion was the Grand Opening of Yardabraawd Gallery & Collectibles on April 29, 2016.
Yardabraawd Gallery's Grand Opening
People Profile's Dr. Allan Cunningham and his lovely wife Judith contemplates purchasing a piece of work at Yardabraawd Gallery's Grand Opening.