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Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Happy New Year 2014 - from Artbuzz Newlsetter Sneek peek - SIgnup today!

 Artbuzz1 - January 2014
Hi All,

For those not signed up yet, here is a sneek peek of what you get monthly from ARTBUZZ. Check it out on the ARTBUZZ1 Blogspot. If you are not signed up you have the opportunity to do so here. 
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 Enjoy, new artist tips. Spread the word out about "you" and make a difference.

 "Let you fingers do the typing and the Web do the walking".Enjoy

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU ALL and check you mailboxes tomorrow.  Cheers and be safe.
Cheryl Ehlers

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Solo artist show with Bonnie Hineline-Kempner at La Vida Del Mar January 3, 2014

Come enjoy an opening reception, Friday, January 3, 2014, 4:30 – 6:00 pm at La Vida Del Mar.

Solo artist, Bonnie Hineline-Kempner is a member of Coastal Artists, and a signature member of the Pastel Society of the West Coast and will include her paintings of many subjects, in oils and pastels..
The exhibit runs Jan 2-31, 2014 and can be seen daily, 11am - 5pm, located at 850 Del Mar Downs Rd. , Del Mar. Call (858) 755-1224 for more information. 

Bonnie can be reached at (661) 703-8331 or via email at

To contact the Coastal Artists Group at

Saturday, December 21, 2013

ABSTRACT 3 - Artists Reception, December 28 , Lauren LeVieux, Juliet Saltman, Priscilla Bernstein

Come celebrate a wonderful "abstract" exhibition.  Color, creativity and emotion fill the room at the Encinitas Library Art Gallery.

You can expect the "un-expected" in art at the reception.  See you there!

Monday, December 16, 2013

San Dieguito Art Guild presents 2014 art classes: Because We Like Hue

Join the San Dieguito Art Guild Artists in presenting to you wonderful Art classes for 2014.  Enjoy!

Saturdays January 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2014, 9am to noon, Senior/Community Center, Encinitas, Because We Like Hue - "Fun with Glass" with Kate O'Brien. Stained glass and fused glass. Learn to transfer a pattern to glass, cut and foil glass, solder the glass pieces together, the fundamentals of fusing and glass kiln firing schedules. All tools provided. $25 materials fee includes two firings. 4 sessions of 3 hours per session. Info: contact Kate O'Brien to reserve your space and pay for classes. Fee is $100 (plus the materials fee).

Monday, Jan. 13, 9:30am -12:30pm ,San Diego Botanic Garden, Ecke Building, 230 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024. Fee $25 . "Try It, You'll Like It" hand-on workshops taught by the skilled artists from the San Dieguito Art Guild. Choice of Mosaics, Oil Painting, Jewelry or Postcard Watercolor Painting. Project funded by the City of Encinitas Community Grant Program and the Mizel Foundation. Info (760) 942-3636,

Fridays, Jan 10, 17, 24, 31, 2014, 9:30am to 12:30pm. San Diego Botanic Garden, Because We Like Hue - Chinese Brush Painting with Lisa Curry. Learn the basics of painting chrysanthemum and plum blossoms and bamboo, importance of posture, how to wield the brush, and the state of mind necessary to complete a painting with 'chi' or energy! $20 materials fee. 4 sessions of 3 hours per session. Info: contact Kate O'Brien at to reserve your space and pay for classes. Fee is $100 (plus the materials fee).

Thursdays, January 16, 23, 30 and February 6, 2014. 10am to 1pm (Intermediate) 2-5pm (Beginning) Solana Beach area, Because We Like Hue - Continuing Watercolor with Linda Melvin. Basics of watercolor. Supply fee $14.50 to be paid to teacher at first session. 4 sessions of 3 hours per session. Info: contact Kate O'Brien at to reserve your space and pay for classes. Fee is $100 (plus the materials fee).

Thursdays, Jan. 23 & 30, Feb. 6 & 13 from 9:30-12:30, San Marcos area, Because We Like Hue - Beginning drawing with Barbara Roth. Learn or improve your ability to draw. Drawing is not "Rocket Science" it is just learning some basic drawing concepts and then practicing them. By the end of the classes you'll be able to sit down and produce a sketch you can keep in a sketchbook, hang on a wall, sell or use for a watercolor painting. 4 sessions of 3 hours per session. Info: contact Kate O'Brien at to reserve your space and pay for classes. Fee is $100 (plus the materials fee)

Thursday, December 5, 2013

T'is the Season Celebration at the Oceanside Art Gallery, December 19th - 5:3- 8:30pm

Teri Perfroming Art Program Presents:The Grouch Next Door, December 20th

Join us for an original  Holiday Benefit Performance with the TERi Players.

December 20th, 6:30pm curtain at the historic Star Theater in Oceanside; the magic opens with the TERi Players and the Grouch Next Door.

Proceeds benefit the TERi Campus of Life and it's endeavors to provide care for those in need.

The Teri Fine Art Advisory Committee send you warm wished for the holiday and we hope to see you there.

To purchase tickets Call 760-721-1706 or online at  Happy Holidays!

Visit Teri Inc. at

Monday, December 2, 2013

Call to Artists- ALL MEDIA EXHIBITION | Vista Visions 2014

Call to Artists- ALL MEDIA EXHIBITION| Vista Visions 2014

February 24 – April at the  Civic  Gallery

The City of Vista’s Civic Gallery welcomes entries for its all-media exhibition, “Vista Visions 2014” Exhibition. Sponsored  by the City of Vista, Public Arts Commission.

You are invited to submit up to three entries for consideration in the exhibition.  Selected works will be exhibited from February 24, though April 3, 2014. Entry deadline is January 24 via

There will be $1,200 in awards: $500 First Place Award; $400 Second Place Award; $300 Third Place Award, and ten honorable mention awards.

Printable prospectus will  be available this week and also posted on January 2014 ARTBUZZ Newsletter.

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Artful Visions: La Vida Del Mar Exhibit with the Coastal Artists, December 1, 2013

ARTFUL VISIONS, La Vida Del Mar - Coastal Artists, Dec 1 – Dec 31, 2013.

Come join the multimedia art show,  presented by the Coastal Artists and view members artworks.

Reception: "Meet the Artists" on December 6, 2013,  4:30 –6:00pm.  Refreshments served,

La Vida Del Mar located at 850 Del Mar Downs Rd.,  Solana Beach, CA858-755-1224

Contact:  Information/Exhibits, Website:

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Crusing the Art Scene - NOV 29th - Art is a great alternative for a holiday present.

This is a reminder that Cruising the Art Scene at Carlsbad Village Faire will be held this month on November 29th.
The Oceanside Art Gallery will have a special tag sales for the coming Holidays., 
Come visit with us enjoy live music, hors d'oeuvres,wine and take advantage of a special tag sales. Art is a great alternative for a holiday present.

Joe Villela,Oceanside Art Gallery
300 Carlsbad Village Drive,Carlsbad, CA 92008
(760)845-0644 | (760)845-9017

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

ARTBUZZ1 - The Power of Communication: Color Spash 7, November 16th with the Sargent Art ...

ARTBUZZ1 - The Power of Communication: Color Spash 7, November 16th with the Sargent Art ...: Color Splash 7 art exhibit at Omni La Costa Resort and Spa, Saturday November 16, from 9am to 4pm .  Nine local artist from th...

Color Spash 7, November 16th with the Sargent Art Group - Omin Hotel

Color Splash 7 art exhibit at Omni La Costa Resort and Spa, Saturday November 16, from 9am to 4pm

Nine local artist from the Sargent Art Group will be exhibiting fine and collectable art on the Resort Promenade.  Works in oil, acrylic and watercolors can be viewed along with pottery, photo illustrations, glass art plus other interesting artisan items.   Works of art aren’t just for show.  Viewed in the right way they can help deal with life’s desires for material things, to learn from others, our longing for love, and our need for beauty.  Live through your eyes. 

Participating artists are: Rosemary Valente, Karen Fidel, Carol Korfin, Diane O’Connell, Kathleen Hamilton, Lynn Ely, Joanne Greene, Rina Torri, and Lijun Yang.  

(Artwork by Rosemary Valente)

The exhibit and parking is free at Omni La Costa Resort and Spa, 2100 Costa Del Mar Road in Carlsbad.

Don Pallia at, 760-448-5245,  Sargent Art Group.

A Call for Artists - THE ARTIST GATHERING" at Seaside Bazaar, Encinitas - Nov. 30, 2013

A Call for Artists, Seaside Bazaar in conjunction with Rhino Art Co. are co-hosting the first ever "Artist Gathering at Seaside Bazaar"

Join us  November 30, 2013 for a fun-filled day celebrating art,
culture and creativity. Innovative artists will be enlightening your life from the moment you arrive! This artwork is being showcased at the Seaside Bazaar in Encinitas on Sat., Nov. 30th from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

See amazing paintings, sculpture, mixed media, live jazz, DJs, live painting, food, special entertainment and more! This is a kid friendly, free event, everyone welcome! We encourage you to take part in this celebration with your community!  Located immediately North of La Paloma Theater on Highway 101 in historic  Encinitas.

If you are interested in selling your work at this event, please contact "Bazaar" management for booth info and fee schedule at: or call Josiah at 760-753-1611

Sunday, November 3, 2013

View the SDVAN November 2013 Message - Join NOW

As an Artist , if you have not joined , think about it! 
View the SDVAN November 2013 Monthly Message :

Friday’s at the Foundry: Shari Roberts, November 8, 2013 - Carlsbad, CA

Carlsbad, California- Friday’s at the Foundry, featuring artist Shari Roberts, on November 8th from 6-8 pm, is an art party hosted by the fifteen resident artists of New Village Art’s Foundry Art Studios. Shari Roberts has mastered the craft of taking common furniture and transforming it into works of fine art. Her creations range from bright, joyful color palettes to incorporation of animal patterns and miniature illustrations. The evening will boast fresh art, live music and fun for all ages within the creative atmosphere of the artists’ studios! There will also be an interactive community art project. The evenings’ programming is always free. For more information call 760-433-3245 or visit

WHAT:  Fridays at the Foundry, with featured artist Shari Roberts, including hands-on activities and  music.
WHEN: Friday, November  8, 2013 from 6-8 PM
WHERE: New Village Arts, The Foundry, 2787 State Street, Carlsbad, CA 92008

About the featured Artist, Shari Roberts:
After graduating with a BS degree in Biology, Shari Roberts attended Parsons School of Design for Interior Design. She became an Allied Member of ASID and worked in the field of contract Interior Design for 27 years in New York. In 2010 Roberts was honored to have had a show at the Walter-Kornbluth Gallery in Fairlawn, NJ. During her tenure, she took classes in different techniques of Faux Painting Finishes to incorporate into her design work. Painting on walls lead to Furniture Refinishing. Upon arriving in Southern California, one of Robert's goals was to find a studio to be able to work and show her art while connecting with like-minded artists. Shari Roberts is happy to be a part of The Foundry! See the vast array of Shari Roberts’ portfolio online at