Louisiana artist’s hand-painted dress goes viral
Louisiana artist Mandy Poche needed something to wear to her upcoming art exhibit opening happening the next day.
Instead of a last-minute dash to the store she turned to her artist skills and painted a white off-the-shoulder cocktail dress to match one of her paintings.
The result has been a smash internet sensation.
Poche lives in Ponchatoula, a small southeastern Louisiana town of about 8,000 people known for its annual strawberry festival, antique stores and the live alligator it keeps as a mascot.