Eye Speak, Youth Interactive and Funk Zone Art Walk March 31st

​​ Shop to support youth made jewelry, bags, postcards, drawing and painting. It’s a preview of the galley teams end of semester show, 👁🗣 (Eye-speak). I’ve been mentoring this semester to highlight each artists unique use of visual language for self expression. Visual language includes the shared experiences techniques involving the manipulation of line, shape,…

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See the California Coastal Poppy?

Did you know there are different types of California poppy flowers? I recently learned about it from a radio announcer who explained why poppies were being removed from the UCSB campus. Apparently the coastal variety is lighter in color and also resistant to molding in our wet foggy weather. There is an effort to conserve…

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Starting a Youth Led Art Gallery

I’ve been busy the last month working on a new project from Youth Interactive(YI) – the first youth led Art Gallery space in Santa Barbara to educate & enhance support for the next generation of creative entrepreneurs, artists & artisans. YI is a Creative Entrepreneurship Academy based in the Funk Zone of Santa Barbara, California. Their Mission is to…

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‘WATER’ show at Art From Scrap this Friday

The WATER show opens this Friday at Art From Scrap! They have water-themed art from local high schools and Youth Interactive; Join us 6-8PM on October 10th. (Facebook event link) I’m involved through the Youth Interactive center – we had 4 pieces to contribute to the show (see YI artists post). The details about WATER. WATER, a multi-media…

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