Joan Raspo

I am a California-based multimedia artist who is obsessed by illusion. I strive to “trick” the viewer’s eye to see reality through the lens of magic. I believe art is an opportunity for discourse and engagement—I want you to talk about my work and talk to it. My multi-faceted art practice is crafted to build [...]

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Scott Mehner

Scott C. Mehner is — in a word — a writer.  With his roots snugly planted in the rich soil of romantic poetry, Scott has been able to branch out in different directions and work creatively with words in a wide variety of mediums. He got his start working as a ghostwriter in the music [...]

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Kelsey Doyle

Born in the coastal redwood town of Santa Cruz, California, local documentary journalist, Kelsey Doyle, grew up with an innate sense of environmentalism and a love of wildlife. Doyle’s passion for documentary journalism stems from the need to get these issues seen and heard. Her documentary work has taken her from the top of Mount [...]

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brian sarinova

Sculptor, painter, photographer, storyteller, film-maker, and muralist Brian Sarinova uses a multi-media approach to reveal the allegory that lies within the vision. Brian loves the challenge of building large-scale works of art which require him to innovate, collaborate, and venture beyond perceived technical limits.Though originally a Californian, Brian spent many years working in archaeology, coproducing [...]

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Laurie McCann

Laurie is an artist whose many years of working with ceramics, fiber arts, surface design, book arts and found objects assemblage find their full expression in her current work. Much of her professional life has been dedicated to protecting our natural heritage of rivers and oceans.The plight of the Laysan Albatross ( photo credit; Jeff [...]

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Christopher Allen

My name is Christopher Allen, and I have been creating art using recycled materials for about 3 years now. I primarily work with bottles, wire, bicycle parts, industrial materials, reclaimed wood, and plywood, but I also like to incorporate random materials I find on the street and on Craigslist. I love the idea of transforming [...]

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Tanya Yvette

Originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Tanya Yvette commenced her artistic training in the realms of classical ballet and modern dance. She later studied fine art as a sculpture major at the oldest museum and school in the United States – The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Continuing, she earned her Bachelor’s of Fine Arts from [...]

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Lisa Undercoffler

Lisa Undercoffler is an artist and designer who lives and works in the Santa Cruz Mountains with her husband, dog and 2 kitties. She grew up in Connecticut and New York, and was a student of architecture at Rhode Island School of Design. After moving to San Francisco in 1992, Lisa earned her BFA at [...]

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Tracy Oliver

Beyond our everyday perception, my art hints at elements that surround us on levels beyond our normal awareness. On a micro level, we share an atmospheric sea with dust made of stars and skin and scales, all made iridescent by water molecules and light. On a macro level, to paraphrase the poet, Jean Tooner, we [...]

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Bruce Magrane

I began making furniture some thirty years ago.All types. As I phased into lamp making I found it the most freeing of all past designing.Desiring to create pieces outside the limits of functional items,I figured anything goes as long as it glows.I began expermenting with lamp shades, pendants and sconces, then applying what I learned [...]

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