Art supply store Sam Flax (Website) will host a Centennial Celebration on October 19, 2019, from 10am until 6pm at 1800 East Colonial Drive (MAP). The event will be a special day of art demonstrations, try-it tables and raffles. There will be free gift bags for the first 100 guests. The Sam Flax store in Orlando opened in 1979
The chain first opened their doors in New York over 100 years ago. The founder, Sam Flax arrived in America from Eastern Europe in 1898 at the age of seven, with a dollar in his pocket.