Face painting at a children’s book signing

Recently I had the honor of doing face painting at a children’s book signing for, “A Pig for Friendship“. It’s a sweet story and for ever 10 books that sold 1 was donated to the Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation. This children’s book is written by Mukta Cholette & illustrated by Sommer Roman. The story is…

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The Clutch Project #fundraiser for Hospice of #SantaBarbara

I have agreed to design a clutch for the Hospice of Santa Barbara fundraiser. I’m so honored to be involved with this fundraiser and I’ve been contemplating how to deign the clutch. I’ve got about 2 weeks to finish it – so it’s time to focus! The first idea I had was to paint flowers…

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2013 #santabarbara Jewish Festival

I had the opportunity to get involved designing event marketing materials for the upcoming Santa Barbara Jewish Festival again this year. We created some posters, flyer, online ads, print ads, and the program booklet. If you are able to attend, it’s always a great way to spend the afternoon! Visit their website for more information.

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A Spring Flowers Painting Class with Arts for Humanity!

Last week I participated as a visiting artist for an art class with Karsen Lee Gould of Arts for Humanity! and Santa Barbara Housing Authority Youth Program. I showed the children how to paint spring flowers. It was a fun experience and I hope to be involved with more classes in the future. Arts for…

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Workshop 3 of 6 – open-source transformational festival

Lucidity is an open-source transformational art and music festival in Santa Barbara, CA. Read more about the totems like Vivacious Jaguars (Goddess Grove) on the website: lucidityfestival.com/community-totems/

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Volunteering for the @LucidityFest

This year I am volunteering to help create the Goddess Grove with a bunch of Vivacious Jaguars at the Lucidity Festival. My involvement with the Jaguars started last month when I painted a group of women into Glowing Golden Jaguars for a ticket release party at SoHo. This month I’m spending Sundays at the workshop…

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Just joined TV Santa Barbara! @tvsantabarbara

Today I joined Santa Barbara’s nonprofit community media center TVSB. I had an art show at their gallery 7000 a few years back. Now they are located off Salinas street. Anyway… I’m defiantly looking forward to getting involved with the community media center that delivers “Fresh Waves Made Daily on TVSB Voice & Culture” In February I’ll be…

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TEDx American Riviera was FUN!

11/11/12 was the day TEDxAmericanRiviera took over the Bacara Resort & Spa and I was there! It was a perfect day full of ideas worth sharing. Some of the people I got to meet included: The Producers – (amazing people) Mark Sylvester and Kymberlee Weil of introNetworks, Inc. The Organizers – (totally awesome) Tami Sherman of Elements Meetings and Dawn Mitcham,…

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#swsb Winners! Great Startup Weekend Event :)

This weekend I participated in the Santa Barbara Startup Weekend by joining the permEzone team. permEzone received the best non-technical award. Check out more   The energy was contagious and I ended up also working on a second startup concept called ‘Just do it for me‘. We had a ton of fun learning and managed…

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