Travis Luckhurst

I am a self taught artist from San Diego, California. Drawing, painting, and art projects of all sorts have always been my primary passion in life. Graffiti, comic book, and tattoo art are the art styles I dig the most. But I enjoy all other styles of art and consider myself a versatile artist; adapting [...]

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Maggie Renner Hellmann

‘I love the Poetry of Brushwork and the Joy of Color’ My oil paintings express my love affaire with Nature. I can feel the magic of nature feeding my energy through sun and wind, temperature, sound and movement. Painting is also, my way of drinking in nature’s gift of freedom. I paint that freedom through [...]

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Karen Robey

“With paper and pencil in hand, and the inspiration from the amazing flora and fauna of our natural world,  I am able to freely express myself  through my artwork.”  My passionate interest in nature and movement  come togerther each time I am creating a new drawing.  This series  entitled “Botanicalia” exempifies the melding of  those [...]

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Marina Izrailevich

The roots of my life and work are steeped in Russian art and culture.  My earlier works had a whiff of Russian Constructivism (purely unconsciously; I was thrilled when it was pointed out to me). I am still searching for a way to express the breadth of feelings and emotions and the struggle for meaning [...]

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Ed & Ash

Who We Are:With over 12 years of design experience, we are a husband and wife team who aim to make beutiful and well designed lettpress art prints, greeting cards and custom designs as well as educating others with our hands on workshops. About the Press:Its a Golding Pearl no 11, Built in 1902 and 730 [...]

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LocalSantaCruz.com Jon Rawls

Illustrating Santa Cruz! This event is a kick off event for our new series “Illustrating Santa Cruz”. Current LocalSantaCruz.com designs focus on combining design from our local history and roots with elements of modern life. Combining pencil and ink Victorian illustrations with digital and photographic backgrounds even the art it’s self is a combination of [...]

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Bonni Carver

Teaching watercolor is as life giving to me as creating art.  It has opened doors of surprising opportunities: teaching on international cruises,teaching in Yosemite Art Center, leading workshops locally and internationally, painting murals locally and internationally, experiencing plein air painting in innumerable venues on our own Central Coast, teaching watercolor and drawing for Watsonville-Aptos Adult [...]

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Susan Howe

A painter and a printmaker, I have been working at my Two Hat Studio located in Aptos, California for over 25 years. My printmaking employs any and all printmaking methods that can be printed on my etching press. These techniques include: etching, collagraphy, woodcut, linocut and monoprinting. My current painting includes acrylics and frescos.  

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Mary Vidnovic

SOLO EXHIBITS 2017     Stockwell Cellars, Santa Cruz, CA 2016     Botanic and Luxe, Santa Cruz, CA              Iveta Gourmet, Santa Cruz, CA 2015     Ella’s at the Airport, Watsonville, CA              La Raux Salon, Capitola, CA              Mutari Chocolate House, Santa Cruz, CA              Smooth [...]

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Leah Lubin

Events Art Exhibit at Motiv, 1209 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz: July 1 – 31, 2013, Reception: July 5, 2013, 4 PM to 6 PM.  Music by Gary Gates Acoustic. See Leah’s web site for more information. Leah Lubin is an author and artist.  Born in Haifa, Israel in 1951, she moved to England when she [...]

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