Flowers in the Sand

Flowers in the Sand

by Bree Karpavage Walking along the cliffs above Panther beach, Brighton Denevan’s sand mandala stands out with an almost ancient energy. What appears to be mounds of sand in a circle, is actually a carefully thought out work of art, circles and radiating lines in the...
Curated – Downtown’s Newest Gallery Inspires

Curated – Downtown’s Newest Gallery Inspires

The Great Morgani at Curated’s Opening Reception for “Exhibitionist.” by Bree Karpavage In August of 2020 in the midst of the pandemic and a bit under the radar, local gallery curator, Melissa Kreisa opened Santa Cruz’s newest white wall gallery,...
The Tannery Arts Center – A First Friday Destination

The Tannery Arts Center – A First Friday Destination

by Maha Taitano As First Friday reopens in venues across Santa Cruz county this year, keep an eye out for the happenings at the Tannery Arts Center. Artist studios and galleries are reopening post pandemic and creating a First Friday experience full of fresh vibrant...
Featured Artist

Featured Artist

The ever inventive Daniella Woolf is at it again, this month with a new collection of amazing art using all-natural Bioshield clay and marble/chalk paints. A scholar of textiles, a local pioneer of encaustic arts and a founding partner of Wax Works West, Woolf’s...

February Art Spot

The Santa Cruz Art League Kicks off its centennial year with three great exhibits including Part one of The Annual, two-part  Members exhibit. The Member’s Exhibition A–L is a group of diverse works by our creative Santa Cruz Art League members. Members are...