Pamela Peterson

Pamela Peterson brings her well-known passion and enthusiasm – her joie de vivre  – to the visual arts. Born in South Bend, Indiana, Pamela moved to Santa Cruz in 1984. She is a world traveler with a special love for the ocean. These features are apparent in her art. Her mixed media pieces utilize beautiful [...]

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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 [...]

Ceramics, Conceptual Art, Drawing, Film, Illustration, Mixed Media, Mosaic, Mural, Painting, Photography, Sculpture Read more

Janet Allinger

Growing up in Detroit, I remember always doing something creative with clay (or Play-Doh), paint, pencils and crayons. I’d spend hours drawing cartoon’s of my dog Spike or practicing character styles referencing my “How to Draw” books. During Jr. and high school, I took all available art classes and was accepted into a commercial art [...]

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Bryan Garrison- Wetfeet Photography

I have always been a creative soul. I was really interested in art as a kid with mostly drawing and coloring. That interest would grow into a passion through my early teens when I discovered painting. My mom was always taking pictures of our families sporting events, but my first real exposure to photography was [...]

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Lynn Thorensen

“Wilderness is not a luxury, but a necessity of the human spirit.”— Edward Abbey Being out in nature is my source of strength and inspiration. I am drawn to the drama of shadows and light, patterns and texture in nature. Capturing these elements is both a challenge and a joy. The watercolor landscapes in this series [...]

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Paola Favatà

Italian architect, studio jeweler, artist. Read more about me on my website: www.pfatelier.com Thanks!

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SAGE STEWART

California based artist, painter, graphic designer and photographer, Sage Stewart of Paint the World Studios, continues to push the envelope in delivering eye-catching mix-media pieces that are sure to continue to enamor his following. With an appreciation for influential 20th century figures, such as Tupac Shakur, Walter White of Breaking Bad, Jimmy Hendrix, Prince, Snoop [...]

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Stacy Frank

Stacy Frank is local fine artist based on the Westside of Santa Cruz.  Since 1994 she has been enjoying the creativity of printmaking and works out of her home studio on a large Griffin etching press. Her usual subjects focus on natural histoy – plants, trees and landscapes – lately she has exploring the colorful [...]

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Esperanza Richart

I grew up in a border town to Mexico.. Laredo, Texas. This was a place where if you didn’t speak english, all teachers were equipped to explain assignments to you in Spanish. I was about 7 years old and we had just moved to Laredo from Wyoming so it was a bit of a culture [...]

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Christine Moran

MOBILES – Art that Moves!!! Often fascinated with kinetic art, Moran has delved into making mobiles.  This new phase of her artistic career has brought  much joy to the artist and those viewing her work. “There is something so fascinating about art that moves,” she said. “It is interesting to integrate the mechanics of building, [...]

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