August First Friday

August First Friday

Kelsey Cerdas Kelsey Cerdas is a Santa Cruz based artist currently focusing on her modern fiber art collection, titled “Inspire By Kelsey”. Each one of a kind piece is inspired by elements and scenery from nature and design, and created with intention to inspire and intrigue those who gaze upon...

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July First Friday

July First Friday

Susan Migliore Susan Migliore’s has been painting full time. After she stopped teaching art at West Valley College and Mission College she has had the time to develop a large body of work,  Although Susan does a variety of subjects in her oil paintings, she most enjoys painting the California...

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Father's Day Makers Spotlight

Father's Day Makers Spotlight

A One of a Kind Gift for DadBy Kay Montesanto One day each year, we take time to appreciate the fathers in our lives who have have proven their strength, resilience and determination. It is so often that parenting isn’t recognized on a daily basis, but at Stripe MEN we...

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June First Friday

June First Friday

Lydia Harder Lydia Harder is a Santa Cruz based artist currently studying at Cabrillo College and transfering to the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in the fall. Her work spans across many mediums such as print making, painting, fiber and material arts, as well as digital fabrication. Harder...

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Mother of Many

Mother of Many

Santa Cruz Mothers Share Individual Truths By Kay Montesanto Motherhood begins at birth, the revelation that the power of a woman expands into the life of another human being. The act of mothering doesn’t end at birth, though, as these mothers in Santa Cruz know. Being a mother means actualizing...

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