Faith Spann Bullard for February First Friday

Faith Spann Bullard for February First Friday

  Come join us this First Friday to celebrate and learn from artist Faith Bullard! Faith paints landscapes and scenes inspired from local vistas and views from her and husband's long journey from Mississippi to Santa Cruz. She describes this series as "a return to simplicity and a challenge to focus...

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January First Friday

January First Friday

Erika Perloff is a landscape painter working in the plein air tradition. Born in California, Erika grew up immersed in the rich landscapes of the San Francisco Bay Area. Surrounded by the art of Bay Area artists such as Leah Schwartz, Judy Klausenstock and Maggie Hazel Rosen, she was inspired...

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December First Friday

December First Friday

Stephanie Martin  I am honored to share my appreciation of the natural world through my art. For the past twelve years I have been dedicated to portraying some of the ephemeral treasures of our California coast, especially our birds and plants. With each sketch, I learn something new about my...

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November First Friday

November First Friday

Brian Rounds  Art has the power to instill within us a sense of belonging. I grew up in the Bay Area where rapid suburban development resulted in a dichotomous landscape — places of commerce and consumption intermixed with patches of land left somewhat wild. While "the grid" provides certain benefits,...

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October First Friday

October First Friday

Gracia Espigule Stanfield  Gracia was born and raised in Barcelona (Catalonia), where she earned her Fine Arts Degree and evolved as an artist. Today, she lives and works in Santa Cruz with her family.  Her art is inspired by elements of nature, mixed with intangible concepts like human emotions and...

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