Erica Cassidy

Erica Cassidy is a California native new to the Santa Cruz Community.  She has been a ‘maker’ as long as she can remember. It wasn’t until she was choosing a major for college that she realized she was an artist. Her career as an artist began after graduation when the work began to sell. “If I [...]

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Rain Jordan

I hold a B.A. and an M.F.A. from San Jose State University; I reside and work in Rio Del Mar.  I paint in textural Geometric Abstract Impressionism–a style I created–with acrylics as my main medium.  I also work in mixed media abstracts and scapes. My works are held in private collections in California, New York, [...]

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Donna Bourne

I have been painting in the Santa Cruz area since 1982 and paint primarily in oil. I studied graphic design and painting at UCSC and Cabrillo. I love to photograph and use my photographs as ideas for my paintings. My interpretive landscapes work to capture the light and movement of nature to create the illusion [...]

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Chris Miroyan

I was raised in the Carolinas and deeply influenced by folk art, textiles, and Southern Gothic literature. I work in series and my paintings are narratives, filled with metaphor and allegory, drawn from observing the collective experience of “life on Earth”. 

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Stephanie Martin

Stephanie Martin is a California painter and printmaker.  Her current series of etchings feature botanical subjects sketched from life as well as native birds observed at local natural history museums.

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Beth Shields

Beth Shields Studio: Tannery Creative Arts Center, 1050 River St. #125, Santa Cruz, CA 95062 CA Email:   Resume   Education: 1976  UCLA  Bachelor of Arts in Painting, Sculpture, Graphic Arts   Selected Collections: Corporate: IBM, TRW, Hughes Aircraft, Visa USA, American Savings, Fidelity Savings, Metropolitan Life, Coldwell Banker, The Sutro Corp., Sitmar [...]

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Isabell Fearnsby

Isabell K. Fearnsby, Oil Painter

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Carol Riddle

About the ArtistCarol L. Riddle I received my bachelor’s degree in Advertising ArtFrom the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland, in 1965.After spending most of my working life in the Printing Industry,I have decided to pursue my lifelong interest in painting.My work primarily consists of landscape watercolors,although I occasionally work in pastels as [...]

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Jeff Stobbe

Jeff Stobbe         Biography Background Born 1946, Madison, Wisconsin Graduated 1969, San Jose State University, Bachelor of Arts, Painting Emphasis Exhibitions Exhibits regularly at the Santa Cruz Mountain Art Center, Ben Lomond, CA including: 2015, War & Peace 2012, The Nude 2012, Inspirations 2009, Habeas corpus 2007, Au-Natural 2006, Members Spring Exhibition [...]

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Ed Smiley

Ed Smiley is noted for his vivid and colorful abstractions.  His recent work is primarily in acrylic and direct acrylic transfer of scanned, modified and computer generated forms.  He has also exhibited works in gouache,oil, alkyd, silkscreen, intaglio, collage, xerography, assemblage and kinetic light boxes.  He has studied many things; art, engineering, and computers, and has worked [...]

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