Three Artists Thompkins Square Park is a mecca for creative souls and when the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival is happening and the day is beautiful, as it was, art blooms everywhere. 1. Sir Shadow, master of Flowetry, his own word to describe his art, poetry,love. He is able to create artwork by utilizing a single continuous line drawing and in a matter of minutes a work of art appears. He’s been around a long time and he has a long list of achievements. He is a character unto himself. For more info check out his website www.sirshadow.com for more on this unique artist 2. In a completely different style artist Janet Restino also captures her vision of music and the artists that create it. She is multi talented and her art has expressed itself in sculpture,photography,painting, as well as the spoken word, song writing, singing, poetry and much more. Learn more about her at http://www.artslant.com/global/artists/show/43838-janet-restino 3. Trash Tara,” an iteration of the bodhisattva, Green Tara of enlgihtened activity” was in the process of collecting cigarette butts , part performance art, part material for an art project. The artist, Colleen Flanigan , a self described socio-ecological artist, has been involved in numerous projects worldwide, all with an underlying conservation theme. Learn more about her at http://colleenflanigan.com/ All of these artists have been featured on numerous websites, too many to address here, so just google their names for lots more info on who they are and what they do.