Tim Ward

Tim Ward

Tim Ward uses a unique technique to mix sea salt and sandstone with his paint to achieve this lovely sheen. It is explained in the video to the right of the painting.  This beautiful painting of Mitchell’s Cove is available as quality giclee prints in various sizes.  More information at the gallery. Continue Reading

Rydell Visual Arts Fellows Exhibition-Opening Reception First Friday December 1, 5-9 pm

Rydell Visual Arts Fellows Exhibition-Opening Reception First Friday December 1, 5-9 pm

Three Santa Cruz County artists were awarded the Rydell Fellowship which is made possible through a donor-advised fund established by Roy and Frances Rydell at the Community Foundation, to support the arts in Santa Cruz County in perpetuity. 2016 FELLOWSHIP RECIPIENTS: Helen and Newton Harrison are pioneers of the eco-art movement. For over forty-five years they’ve… Continue Reading

Metal Masters-  September 1-30

Metal Masters- September 1-30

Opening Reception First Friday September 1, 5-9 pm Artists who work with metals- shaping with torches, cutting, pounding and bending-to explore limitless possibilities for amazing works of art. Artists include Pierre Riche, Jamie Abbott, Marilyn Kuksht, Wendy Ballen, Mandy Spitzer, Roy Holmberg, Robert Blitzer, Kirk McNeill, Doyle Foreman, Roy Johnson, Joe Cosentino, Mark Leadenham, Fred… Continue Reading

Santa Cruz Watercolor Society-August 4-26-First Friday August 4 5-9 pm

Santa Cruz Watercolor Society-August 4-26-First Friday August 4 5-9 pm

Opening Reception First Friday August 4, 5-9 pm A cooperative group consisting of plein air and studio watercolorists who are centered in Santa Cruz, California. Artists:  Linda Lord, Ari Avalos, Nancy Howe, Lenore Doler,  Jere Ann Hall, Aimee Bagur Nelson, Shirley Motmans, Carol L. Riddle, Heidi Michelle Woodmansee, Dale Johnson, Paul Lachance, Lee Taiz, Anne LeBlond… Continue Reading

Baroque Guitar,  Charles Sutton and Danielle Peters

Baroque Guitar, Charles Sutton and Danielle Peters

This Guitar is the result of a collaboration between Charles Sutton, Luthier and Danielle Peters, Artist, who met at the gallery during the first Santa Cruz City sponsored SCRAP show.  Charles was absolutely knocked out by Danielle’s artwork some of which lends itself perfectly to the baroque guitar rosettas.  The result of this collaboration is… Continue Reading

Catamaran Literary Reader Fourth Annual Exhibit- May 5-27, Closing Artists’ Talk Saturday May 27 3-5 pm

Catamaran Literary Reader Fourth Annual Exhibit- May 5-27, Closing Artists’ Talk Saturday May 27 3-5 pm

Gallery Talk 3-5 pm Saturday May 27 with participating artists: Milo Reice, Allison Carrillo, Frank Galuszka, Christina Waters,Stuart Presely, Chip Scheuer.  Free event. Catamaran Literary Reader brings the best of literary and visual art to your home four times a year, but you can only see the original artwork once–at the annual Art Gala and… Continue Reading