Section: Art

Teaching by example

Teaching by example

The work “All Around,” by instructor Teddy Elston, is among those featured in a faculty exhibition at the Sonoma Community Center’s... Continue

Picking a winner

Picking a winner

Picking a winner of the original Helen Minelli painting ‘”Iris” is the late Sonoma artist’s granddaughter, Sassarini fifth-grader... Continue

National exposure for photo contest winners

National exposure for photo contest winners

VHS Junior Maddie Goertzen won third place in the advanced Timed Exposure category. Five Sonoma Valley High School students took top... Continue

An artist to be treasured

An artist to be treasured

The Cultural and Fine Arts Commission of Sonoma will honor Gayle Manfre, the 2010 Sonoma Treasure Artist of the Year, at a Dec. 3 reception.... Continue

Inside the sculptor’s studio at SV Museum

Inside the sculptor’s studio at SV Museum

Kids have playrooms. Fletcher Benton has a studio. “Most of my life is motivated by childishness,” admits Benton, the world-renowned... Continue

Calling young artists

Calling young artists

The 2011 Student Creative Arts Award Program is now open for entries.  This award program, overseen by the city’s Cultural and Fine... Continue

Putting art on the map

Putting art on the map

Claudia Wagar was one of ten Valley artists to be found along ARTrails on Sunday, as the 25th annual event concluded after two weekends... Continue

Witchie Poo creeps into town for Halloween fun

Witchie Poo creeps into town for Halloween fun

It’s all treat, and a perhaps a trick or two, when Sonoma’s favorite witch returns to her favorite Halloween haunt. The Witchie... Continue

Teen art featured at Sonoma Valley Regional Library

Teen art featured at Sonoma Valley Regional Library

During October the Sonoma Valley Regional Library will display art pieces created by Valley teens. The public is invited to meet... Continue

Lively interaction for Day of the Dead art project

A Day of the Dead altar will slowly take shape outside of the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art this month as community members add personal... Continue