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 […]

Work of Fallbrook art students on exhibit

Work of Fallbrook art students on exhibit

FALLBROOK – Eight young artists from the Fallbrook School of the Arts had artwork juried into the annual Youth Art Month (YAM) exhibit which opened Jan. 23 and will run through March 5 in the Rose Gallery at the Francis Parker School in San Diego. This exhibit is a collaborative production of the San Diego […]

New art exhibits open at Fallbrook Library

New art exhibits open at Fallbrook Library

FALLBROOK – “Women Who Print” and “Totems” art exhibitions will open at the Fallbrook Library on Jan. 15 and run through March 3. On Friday, Jan. 20, there will be a reception for the artists from 6 to 8 p.m. at the library. Live music and refreshments will be served and all are welcome to […]

Guest artist Ishikawa to demonstrate pastel painting

Guest artist Ishikawa to demonstrate pastel painting

FALLBROOK – The guest artist for the Fallbrook Art Association’s Jan. 21 meeting will be Mike Ishikawa, an architect by profession who in semi-retirement in 2009 discovered his love for pastel paintings. Ishikawa really enjoyed learning to apply pastels with its variety of vibrant colors to his landscape paintings. Ishikawa paints around Palos Verdes, old fishing […]

Fallbrook School of the Arts displays new public art installation

Fallbrook School of the Arts displays new public art installation

FALLBROOK – At the Fallbrook School of the Arts on Alvarado St., east of Main Ave, there is a new whimsical piece of public art called “Pinwheels,” a metal sculpture by artists Rick and Jaydon Randall. This artwork is placed as part of a rotating art space sponsored by Fallbrook Art in Public Places. The […]