Fine Dinning & Fine Art Meets; Good Friends of the Patrons of the Arts
…..”Austinites are enthused about the introduction to the Patrons of the Vatican Museums and look forward to supporting the arts”, Carol Ikard
In Austin, Texas on Friday March 13th, 2015 a glamorous evening of exquisite dinning was hosted by Carol Ikard, Board Member and Mark Hotze, Board President of the Texas Chapter. Father Mark Haydu, LC, STL, International Director and Author, was the guest speaker. Fr. Mark introduced the Austin guests to; “The Patrons of The Arts in The Vatican Museums” purpose and mission. During his presentation he also described the fascinating restoration project of “Our lady of Guadalupe” and discussed the conservation and restoration processes. Father Nathaniel Haslam gave an exciting presentation on the upcoming, once in a life time trip to Rome & Orvieto, held on October 4th – 11th, 2015. The pianist played beautifully as the guests enjoyed the delicious formal meal. The event was a fantastic success and many new friends were made!