A Celebration Of Art At Fifth Avenue Arts Festival
A celebration of art at Fifth Avenue Arts Festival
Cindy Swirko @CindySwirko
Destiny Henderson has been drawing since the age of 10 and painting since she was 13.
Now 19, the Santa Fe College student was hoping to sell her colorful work at the Fifth Avenue Arts Festival in Gainesville.
“I’m influenced by bright colors and afrocentric art and cartoons,” Henderson said. “I color the canvas background and then I draw the characters in charcoal.”
Henderson, who volunteers at the Alachua County Library District and is studying to be a librarian, has been coming to the festival since she was a little girl.
So have many others who were at the 38 …