Art Gallery

Experience delightful works of art

Welcome, my friend to Bienvenue Mon Ami Bed and Breakfast, where we feature works of art the moment you enter our grounds. Unlike most bed and breakfast retreats, Bienvenue hosts a semi-annual art show in our very own gallery. Each piece is available for purchase as we strive to support local artists. Explore and appreciate skill and creativity as we honor a new artist approximately every 6 months..

semi-annual art shows

Next Exhibition Event:
CB HUME - July 27, 2019 5-9PM

Our current artist, CB Hume's exhibition will run through the end of November, 2019.  As soon as our subsequent artist(s) and their display periods are finalized, we will highlight their attributes here . CB Hume's Exhibition Event is scheduled for Saturday, July 27th, 2019 5 to 9 PM.  All perspective Art Buyers are invited to attend gratuitously.  Besides Bruce's fantastic art displays the event features music by Farmer's Market Dulcimer Players from Baton Rouge, appetizers by local caterers and drinks by Crescent Bar of Hammond.

Keep checking our events page for when we will have our future showing events. Each Art Exhibition Event has the featured artist(s) present for you to discuss their artistic endeavors while enjoying appetizers and beverages. Bring your credit cards as most of the displayed works will be available for you to purchase to enhance your offices and homes.

In our past events; members of broadcast media, print media, politicians, professionals (e.g. lawyers, engineers and marketing experts), art brokers and renowned fellow artists have attended our exhibition shows. The society and talk show press reviews were all highly
complementary of the art, the facilities and the event.


Currently Showing:

CB Hume

Bienvenue Mon Ami Bed and Breakfast with Art Gallery is exhibiting for sale CB Hume’s art work:

    2nd semi-annual featured artist event

    Saturday, July 27, 2019 from 5 to 8 PM

   20181 East Bell Road, Amite, La. 70422

Open to the public without charge.

Come experience unique melodies by the Farmer’s Market Dulcimer players from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Enjoy fine Hors D’Oeuvres by Bennett’s Premier Caterers of Amite, La. 

Ponchartrain Vineyards (Bush, La) and other beverages are once again being served by Crescent Bar from Hammond, La.

CB Hume Bio:

At Bienvenue Mon Ami, we are currently exhibiting the art work of CB Hume a resident of Tangipahoa Parish who was raised in New Orleans.  CB has honed his years of self-study of Art through the New Orleans Academy of Arts. His works have been influenced via the tuteluge of Margaret Garland and Marty Swan. His notoriety in the arts has made his workshops and demos popular events. A current source of his recurring demonstrations happen as part of his leading the Hammond Art Guild's Adult Summer Camp.  He is an active member of and has been the President of the Hammond and Slidell Art Guilds.

CB Hume's favorite medium is Oil paintings.  He is also talented with acrylics, watercolors,  pastels, charcoal, and his newest very popular medium of Louisiana Coffees. His love of viewing and depicting nature has led him to do much of work Plein Aire.  His style and work tactics allow him to capture the true colors effect on the nature scenes he depicts in the fashion of the masters; Monet, Pizzario, and Monsted. His typical themed work ranges from the vibrant New Orleans city, to the detailed still life, to the colorful forest, to the flowing fields, to the picturesque swamp, to the beautiful floral depiction.

Touring and Purchasing:

Please call or contact us (see contact link below or at top of this Web Site) to schedule a gallery tour at 20181 East Bell Road in Amite, Louisiana 70422 to view and purchase any of the magnificent works of art that CB Hume has on display at Bienvenue Mon Ami Bed and Breakfast and Art Gallery.  

To view CB Hume's work with prices, pretend to book a room via our Think Reservations calendar, reachable from our Accommodations link in the header or at the link button below.

While on the reservation set-up you can see the currently available art works, our branded coffee cup, our branded chocolates, and our branded soaps as stay additions that you can make. While viewing the gallery on our site (which has a select view of CB Hume's gallery displayed works) or via our Think Reservations links (which has all of our gallery displayed art), please contact us if you are interested in purchasing any of the elements depicted.  Unless the artwork was recently sold, we can readily arrange shipment and your payment processing as either part of your room booking connection or as a stand alone purchase via a direct email or phone contact.

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Interested in becoming a featured artist?

Bienvenue Mon Ami’s Gallery is endeavoring to highlight a featured artist that changes approximately every 6 months, and we are continually seeking new and appropriate artists. We focus on local artist that have a strong connection with Southeast Louisiana. With the exception of unusual opportunities, we will give preference to individual artists that are from our target area. However, we will consider any and all artists to display and sell their works in our gallery. We will also consider a small team of artists’ work to display.

Interested in becoming a featured artist? Please fill out an application.

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