Artists educate festival visitors

With a Buddha as her subject, Fallbrook artist Maggie Stewart demonstrates her sponge painting techniques to visitors, like this young lady, at the Art of the Flower Festival last Sunday. See festival story and more photos at: Festival blooms with success

Art Association to hear from Van Winkle

The Fallbrook Art Association’s next general meeting will be held Monday, April 11, at the Hilltop Center, 331 E. Elder at 7 p.m. Preceding the demonstration there will be an informal “Critique ‘n Eat” session from 5:30 until 6:30. Participants in the critique are encouraged to bring a snack or box dinner to eat during the session. Chris Van Winkle will be […]

Ukrainian eggs created by Iowa Street Home Education students

FALLBROOK — Spring is in the air and what better way to celebrate than creating exquisite Ukrainian eggs? The seventh- and eighth-graders from the Iowa Street Home Education School enjoyed learning more about the history and meaning of these beautiful eggs. Each student created intricate individual designs before waxing and dying each egg in the traditional Pysanky style. […]

Fallbrook Woman’s Club wins at art festival

FALLBROOK — Members of the Fallbrook Woman’s Club were recognized for their artistic and creative abilities at their March 8 meeting, “Honoring Our Own.” The women competed with 12 clubs of Palomar District #24 of the California Federation of Women’s Clubs at the February 12 annual Festival of Arts held at the Escondido Woman’s Club. […]

Fenton art glass event set for April 29-May 1

As part of the Fenton Art Glass 100th anniversary celebration, a special Fenton Art Glass Centennial Celebration Event will be held at A Few of Our Favorite Things in Fallbrook on Friday and Saturday, April 29-30, and Sunday, May 1. To mark the 100th anniversary, consumers can visit A Few of Our Favorite Things to […]

Festival blooms with success

On Sunday, April 3, between four and five thousand visitors attended the Art of the Flower Festival, the first of many festivals to come focusing on Fallbrook’s growing artistic culture. The festival was a leisurely one-day fair celebrating the beauty and importance of the flower in everyday art and recreation. It was designed to bring […]

Bryony Wynne-Jones art show

Fallbrook Fine Art is privileged to host British-born artist Bryony Wynne-Jones. A special exhibition and sale of Bryony’s exquisite botanical watercolors will open with an artist’s reception Saturday, April 2, from 4 to 6 p.m. Bryony will be on hand to answer questions about her delicate works at the gallery, located in the heart of […]

Exhibition of ‘Experimental Water Media’ class

An exhibit of paintings by members of Mary Tomaskevitch’s “Experimental Water Media” class will be held at The Art Studios of Fallbrook, located at 310 E. Alvarado, through the month of April. Tomaskevitch has been teaching through Palomar College for approximately 15 years. This eclectic exhibit features a wide variety of methods and techniques that have […]

Fallbrook artists to participate in Steinbeck event

FALLBROOK — The work of many local artists will be featured at several venues in Fallbrook in March and April to coincide with the second annual Fallbrook Community Read. These events are part of a community-wide effort, sponsored by the Friends of the Library, to highlight a lifetime of achievements by John Steinbeck. Art Liaison Karen Langer Baker has coordinated these events, inviting […]

Call for artists

Oceanside Days of Art, a free community arts event sponsored by the Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation and the City of Oceanside, has announced a call for artists. All visual and performing artists are invited to submit an application to participate in the two-day fes tival, which is celebrating its 13th year and takes place April […]