KENILWORTH, NJ – Riberto’s Italian Seafood Bistro and Steakhouse had a great turnout for a night of food, fun, and painting on canvas Thursday June 27. Gina Parducci-Cesaro instructed the B.Y.O.B Paint Nite “It’s 5 O'Clock Somewhere” and all participants went home with their own customized canvas picture. The artists dined on the great choices offered: Chicken Parmigiana, Chicken Francese, Chicken Marsala, Eggplant Parmigiana, Flounder Oreganato, and Flounder Francese. Everyone who joined the event had a fabulous time and a beautiful picture to take home.

Gina Parducci-Cesaro is the artist and owner of Brush Strokes by Gina, and also an art educator in the public-school system. She has over Gina 20 years of expereience in all aspects of the art industry.  Gina studied under an eclectic group of art instructors who taught her to perfect her techniques. These artists include George Hildrew, whose art work is on display in many galleries and museums throughout the United States, and Antony Nicoli, an international Artist who is currently demonstrating his talents in Shanghai and Beijing, China. As an expert in customized art design, Gina has created many unique pieces for a wide variety of clients. She creates paint parties of canvas, glass, and wooden signs and will customize to her client’s preference of materials.