FELICIA BARON, NEWLY CROWNED MISS ASIA ARIZONA 2011, ON THE ROAD TO “MUTYA NG PILIPINAS 2011″ (Miss Philippines 2011)… representing Fil-Am community of Arizona and Southwest USA. She captured the title of Miss Asia Arizona 2011 on October 1, 2011, her victory is no surprise. She is a Filipino descent from Chandler. Smart, beautiful, charismatic, graceful and elegant, her endearing qualities make her Arizona’s favorite choice and to be the first delegate to compete for the Mutya ng Pilipinas Pageant on November 2011, Manila, Philippines. As reigning Miss Asia Arizona 2011, her mission is to help, promote cultural diversity awareness and to continue to strengthen cultural relationships amongst many of the various Asian, Pacific Islanders and other countries in Asia continent in Arizona. Photograph: © 2011 Mark Zemnick. All Rights Reserved. Please do NOT copy or duplicate without written consent of Zemnick Photographer. For more information about Miss Asia Arizona 2011, go here.
This photo was taken from the Matsuri, a Festival of Japan on February 26, 2011. You can find the Arizona Matsuri website here. The next festival is set for February 25-26, 2012 at the Heritage & Science Park in Phoenix, Arizona. This photo was taken by Zemnick Photographer. Photographs: © 2011 Mark Zemnick. All Rights Reserved. Do not use photos without written consent from Zemnick Photographer.
The Asian Arts Council hosts the Jimmy Choo Event in Scottsale, Arizona. Eileen Yeung, President of the Asian Arts Council along with Committee Members, Lily Yee & Gary Hostallero, was there for the Launch of the Catherine Handbag Collection at the store. Attendees came and discover the latest Jimmy Choo Fall 2011 Styles & Jewelry Designs from Bijou of Scottsdale. Gary Hostallero, International Artist, donated an autographed poster of his artwork, Madame Butterfly to each person that made a purchase at the Jimmy Choo. Bijen Dyrek, Jewelry Designer from Bijou of Scottsdale showed the beautiful collection of jewelry. A portion of the evening proceeds benefit the Asian Arts Council. Eileen received a very prestigious honor at a gala event “Beat the Heat” – she was awarded “Trendsetter 2011″ from Trends Publishing, see this months issue for more info…. http://bit.ly/nWFDaH. Zemnick Photographer captured this special event on September 29, 2011. If you would like to have access to these images, you can contact Mark @ (602)635-0715. The purpose of this blog and photo gallery is to provide media coverage to this special event. Photographs: © 2011 Mark Zemnick. All Rights Reserved. Do not use photos without written consent from Zemnick Photographer.