Art intake deadline for Junior Art of the Avocado is April 10

Art intake deadline for Junior Art of the Avocado is April 10

FALLBROOK – The inaugural “Junior Art of the Avocado” art competition is calling all junior artists in the community to create an “Avocado” masterpiece. The art competition is open to children in kindergarten through eighth grade. K through fourth grade students will compete against each other and fifth through eighth grade students will also compete […]

Local sculptor debuts newest work

Local sculptor debuts newest work

DE LUZ – Nationally recognized sculptor and De Luz resident Austin Casson has recently installed two life-sized horse sculptures in La Cresta in Murrieta. One of Casson’s bronze eagles was presented to President George H.W. Bush by Howie Long. Five of his works are installed in the world golf hall of fame and the permanent […]

Art students recognized at awards ceremony

Art students recognized at awards ceremony

FALLBROOK – Two local art students, Mateya Mogilski and Maylin DeLeon, attended a reception and awards ceremony at the Rose Gallery at the Francis Parker School in San Diego on March 5. Their artworks were juried into a highly competitive Youth Art Month Exhibit sponsored by the San Diego County branch of the California Art […]

Encinitas Rotary Peacemaker Award honors Fallbrook champion for peace

Encinitas Rotary Peacemaker Award honors Fallbrook champion for peace

ENCINITAS – The 2017 Encinitas Rotary Peacemaker Award was presented March 1 to honor local artist and journalist Kira Carrillo Corser for her work with the Posts for Peace and Justice program. Rotary Peace Chair Robert Blumberg said, “This award recognizes individuals who facilitate, motivate and inspire others to work together for common goals, removing strife or […]

San Diego Repertory Theatre presents Sex with Strangers

by Elizabeth Youngman-Westphal The current show running at the Lyceum Space is about the convergence of digital media and how we have allowed it to intrude into our daily activities.  Produced by the San Diego Repertory Theatre, it is one of the top 10 plays produced around the world in the past 18 months.  With […]

Two new art exhibits open March 12 at Fallbrook Library

Two new art exhibits open March 12 at Fallbrook Library

FALLBROOK – Two new art exhibits debut at Fallbrook Library March 12 and run through April 21. On the reading patio, the new sculptural display “Stone, Steel and Copper” features several pieces by North County artist Syd Harris. Harris is a successful stone and metal sculptor. Harris shows his work across Southern California and has […]

Exciting art show on display at Z Cafe

Exciting art show on display at Z Cafe

BONSALL – Noreen Ring, Renee Perry, and Neill Ketchum are exhibiting new artwork throughout the Z Cafe and Gallery. The show started in February and runs through May 1. Noreen Ring is an award-winning fiber artist who designs whimsical and other-worldly collages. Ring’s art quilts are all hand stitched using a variety of threads. Each piece is embellished […]

Camera club members capture award-winning shots

Camera club members capture award-winning shots

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Camera Club had its annual End Of  The Year Banquet on Jan. 16 at the Silver Gate Retirement Residence. The dinner – with food provided by club member Christel Lakata – was well attended. Awards were presented after a slide show showcased all of the projected entries submitted by club members […]