Silhouettes by Cindi, the World’s Top Silhouette Artist
Remembering the special people in your life while giving to help others is what the holidays are about! Never settle for less than the best, have a hand-cut silhouette by 4th generation fine artist, Cindi Harwood Rose, former Disney top artist to benefit the Philippine Relief Fund. These one-of-a-kind silhouette keepsakes make perfect and unique holiday gifts– a stylish, personal gift, by an artist, that will escalate in value in time.
Cindi has done her rare art for over 35 years, doing silhouettes of stars, Presidents and royalty. She looks and cuts, without having to sketch first, and directly cuts the profile in the lost art, seldom seen. She has done silhouettes since she was a teen after first drawing portraits.
C. H. Rose is the world’s fastest and most accurate silhouettist with intricate details. Children do not have to sit still. Cindi can capture wiggly children and adults, fixing hair and double chins as requested.
Mounted silhouette profiles $35 each person, extra duplicate copies $10 per person (think grandmothers, aunts.) Mats and frames will also be available. Pets can be done from profile photos printed and brought in.
Sat. and Sunday, Dec. 7 and 8, Katy Educational Toys 2:00 to 5:00 2004 S. Mason Rd. 281-574-6997
Thursday, Dec. 12, For Heaven’s Sake Beaumont, 1:00 to 5:00 4190 Calder 1 409-898-3340
Sat., Dec. 21, Scruples Boutique, noon to 5:00 5505 FM 1960, Houston 77069 281-537-0405
Appointments requested as the day fills up! C. Rose also does silhouettes at weddings! Don’t miss your chance to create a wonderful holiday keepsake. Add everyone on your gift list and get a lasting treasure to be cherished, her work is collectable.
Cindi was recently featured in the Houston Chronicle this month read her story: http://www.chron.com/neighborhood/woodlands/news/article/Artist-brings-talent-to-The-Woodlands-shop-4978352.php
Cindi Rose is a master artist who creates beautiful hand-cut silhouette portraits without using a camera, sketch, or light an art seldom mastered. With scissors in hand, it takes her only minutes to carve a perfect likeness of a subject, complete with details such as eyelashes, hairstyle and clothing. Her incredible skill in paper cutting is unmatched – Cindi is noted as the world’s premier silhouette artist in all history!
Cindi’s work is not the generic wall-traced copies of this lost art, she does the real art of looking and cutting a direct profile, without even a prior sketch– yet with the person’s fashion statement! Vogue Mexico stated that “No silhouette artist since Edouart in the 1800s has been able to capture style and personality in their intricate profile portraits.” England awarded Cindi Harwood with an achievement art award for silhouetting Queen Elizabeth for BBC TV. Her work has spanned over 3 decades, and is internationally acclaimed, with a slew of celebrities who Harwood/Rose has captured in person.
Silhouette artist, Cindi Harwood Rose, started cutting silhouettes at Disneyland in 1969 and eventually at Walt Disney World, breaking park records by doing over 600 people in one day at Disney World in 1971. Rose honed her talents as a child drawing portraits an at 15 discovered that she could look at a person, and capture each profile feature (in a flattering and stylish point-of-view) in a minute or less, making her the world’s fastest authentic silhouette artist in all history. She is also the best with unmatched details and an intuitive twist. She has traveled the world, cutting silhouettes for Elvis Presley, Muhammad Ali, President Obama, President Bush, Queen Elizabeth, Dr. Phil, Tony Bennett, Elvis Costello, Liberace, Patricia Arquette, Ashley Judd, and many other celebrities.
Rose honed her talents as a child drawing portraits an at 15 discovered that she could look at a person, and capture each profile feature (in a flattering and stylish point-of-view) in a minute or less, making her the world’s fastest authentic silhouette artist in all history. She is also the best with unmatched details and an intuitive twist. These are not the life-sized crude tracing teachers do who are not artists. These are the prized miniatures, mounted on 5 x 7 80 lb. Crane’s stock, with an assortment of custom made frames to complete the gift. Rose also does bride and groom silhouettes, and silhouettes at actual weddings for the gift for the guests, and the classic, unique entertainment.
Cindi Rose, a third generation fine artist, has done silhouettes over 35 years, and is considered the world’s fastest, most accurate premier silhouette artist. Please view Cindi’s videos on Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/SilhouettesByCindi. For more information and booking information please visit silhouettesbycindi.com.
Saturday, Dec. 21, Scruples Boutique, 5505 FM 1960, noon to 5:00 Houston 77069 281-537-0405