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City Launches Art Night Encinitas

The bi-monthly art open house will bring attention to the city’s dynamic visual art scene. Encinitas, CA. Enjoy an evening of visual art on Saturday, February 23, from 6:00-9:00 p.m., as Encinitas’s civic and local art galleries swing open their doors at Art Night Encinitas. The first-time event will celebrate the city’s diverse visual art […]

Rosemary KimBal starts story telling series from Dancing Brush

This is the first of a set of emails where we will feature a painting and tell its story. Please, read along and let us know what you think.   The Creation of “Goddess” As I looked around my exquisite Dancing Brush® Studio, I realized that each one of the paintings that I have created has […]

Encinitas Friends of the Arts present Artists Collective Initial Meeting

Hosted By: Angela Jackson Artist Co-Hosted By: Encinitas Friends of the Arts Jan 26th, 2019 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Add to Calendar Encinitas Library 540 Cornish Dr Encinitas, CA 92024 Share An Artists Collective Is Now Forming!  Join Us!   Encinitas Friends of the Arts (EFA), which is a 100% volunteer-based nonprofit organization, will provide arts […]

Wonderstaff at New Village Arts

CARLSBAD, CA. January 19, 2019—With the new year, New Village Arts (NVA) will be making some changes in its staff. NVA is very pleased to announce that Mary Jo Canaletti will move from the part-time Patron Services Manager to the full-time position of Patron Services and Education Manager. Mary Jo has worked with NVA for about […]

Accordions: Expanding Voices in the USA

Museum of Making Music: December 13, 2018 – August 31, 2019 Just over 60 years ago, accordions were at the forefront of our musical landscape. With annual sales topping a quarter of a million instruments, they were seen and heard on stages, in stores, and in classrooms across the country.  But musical tastes shifted dramatically […]

Encinitas Friends of the Arts Membership and Volunteer Thank You Party

Encinitas Friends of the Arts (EFA) is lucky to have Naimeh Woodward at the helm as she throws a hell of a party. On Thursday Dec 6, a group of membership and volunteer enjoyed the entertainment supplied by the professional India Dancer Kirti Srivastava and the African drummers Nana Yaw Obrafo A and Nigel. This terrific combination was […]

Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley at New Village Arts

By Patricia Frischer New Village Arts: Miss Bennet: Christmas At Pemberley showing until Dec 23.. This is the San Diego Premiere of Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon’s holiday sequel to Pride and Prejudice. There are a few things to get straight before you read a report on Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley.  First, this is written […]

New Home for a Step Beyond

A STEP BEYOND ANNOUNCES THE OPENING OF THE DAVE LANGLOIS YOUTH CENTER  Photo credit: Angela and Ithyle Escondido, Ca. – Nov. 15, 2018 —On Tuesday, November 27th A Step Beyond will celebrate the official opening of the Dave Langlois Youth Center, a multiuse office space serving the youth and families of A Step Beyond.  The new […]

Holmes and Watson at the North County Rep

Jacob Sidney, Drew Parker and Christopher M. Williams are the three mental patients who claim to be Sherlock Holmes in ‘Holmes & Watson,’ onstage through Nov. 19, 2018 at North Coast Repertory Theatre in Solana Beach. (photo Aaron Rumley)   We loved the article written by Lonnie Burstein Hewitt posted in the La Jolla Light. […]

NCAN’s Open Your Hearts to North County Arts Silent Auction at ARt Rhythm and Wine

Your still have time to attend Open Your Hearts to the North County Arts‘s silent auction fundraiser at the 4th Annual Art Rhythm & Wine Festival  at The Forum Carlsbad (1923 Calle Barcelona, 92009) on Saturday, October 20 and Sunday, October 21, 11am-6pm.  The Forum Carlsbad and Kennedy & Associates is also presenting a juried show with more […]