What: Holiday Market and Gallery with over 20 artisans and artists.

Where: 207 5th Ave. on Union Street in Park Slope, Brooklyn

When: 12/14-16 and 12/21-23, Friday 4-8 pm, Saturday 11-7 pm and Sunday 10-6 pm

Aki’s watercolors will be on display and for sale along with five other artists’ work in the gallery portion of this Holiday Pop-up Market.


Where: Ground Floor Gallery, 343 5th St. in Park Slope, Brooklyn

When: Thursday: 12/14- 12/23

Thursday: 3 – 8pm, Friday: 3 – 8pm, Saturday: 1pm – 6pm , Sunday: 1pm – 6pm

Please join Ground Floor Gallery for their 6th Annual Holiday Show, "Gifts by Artists!" 

The opening reception will be on December 14th, from 6-9pm. Come by and get a first look of what's available, enjoy a musical performance and refreshments including a special punch! 

The gallery be showcasing small, unique, gifts made by over 50 artists selected from our vibrant network. Most works on sale are less than $100! 

"Gifts by Artists" offers ceramics, jewelry, small paintings, gift tags, ornaments, scarves and other precious, original items made with an artist's touch. 

Mix it up this year and buy your loved ones something truly one-of-a-kind while supporting local, emerging talents!

If you can't make the opening, check out available gifts on Instagram ( and in person at the gallery every weekend through December 23rd.

  Aki’s note cards will be on sale at Ground Floor Gallery’s “Gifts by Artists” Holiday Show

Aki’s note cards will be on sale at Ground Floor Gallery’s “Gifts by Artists” Holiday Show


What: Artisan Holiday Market

Where: The Invisible Dog, Brooklyn

When: Saturday, November 24th- Sunday November 25th

Aki will be taking custom portrait orders as well as selling other unique and original artwork. She will have note cards and affordably priced prints for sale, too.

The Holiday Handmade Cavalcade has ten(!) years worth of history, and has become a must for holiday shoppers looking for unique and locally crafted gifts for their loved ones. Comprised of members from the NY Handmade Collective (formerly Etsy NY Team), this holiday market showcases a selection of handmade wares from indie vendors, all based in the NYC metro area.

BLICK BROOKLYN Grand Opening Events:

What: Aki Kano Watercolor Painting Demo

Where: 41 Flatbush Ave. Brooklyn, NYC

When: Saturday, November 17th, 2018

Time: 9am-12 pm

Join Aki as she does a watercolor painting demo at the new BLICK on Flatbush Ave. in Brooklyn. She will have a pencil under-drawing completed before the event and will paint a portrait over a 3 hour period.

Aki will explain what materials and set-up she uses, share techniques for mixing flesh tone and colors on specific features, will talk about painting hair, and give other tips on painting watercolor portraits.