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Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will explore the Geography and Culture of Italy through the use of Literature, Technology (videos), and the ARTS! Students will be creating the following masterpieces from ITALY:
*Lemon Basket with Oil Pastels & Crayola Sharpies *Pizza Party & Papercraft *Mona Lisa Drawing “Where would you take her to make you smile?”

WHAT: Italy
WHEN: July 25, 2019
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art ItalyJul 25, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayMorro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will explore the Geography and Culture of Italy through the use of Literature, Technology (videos), and the ARTS! Students will be creating the following masterpieces from ITALY:
*Lemon Basket with Oil Pastels & Crayola Sharpies *Pizza Party & Papercraft *Mona Lisa Drawing “Where would you take her to make you smile?”

WHAT: Italy
WHEN: July 25, 2019
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art Italy

1 week ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will explore the Geography and Culture of France through the use of Literature, Technology(videos), and the ARTS! Students will be creating the following masterpieces from FRANCE: *Newspaper Rod Eiffel Tower *Edgar Degas - Foil Ballerina Sculpture *Field of Tulips in Acrylics

WHAT: France
WHEN: July 23, 2019
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art FranceJul 23, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayMorro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will explore the Geography and Culture of France through the use of Literature, Technology(videos), and the ARTS! Students will be creating the following masterpieces from FRANCE: *Newspaper Rod Eiffel Tower *Edgar Degas - Foil Ballerina Sculpture *Field of Tulips in Acrylics

WHAT: France
WHEN: July 23, 2019
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art France

1 week ago

Art Center Morro Bay

August 8- Kids Summer Art

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will explore the Geography and the Culture of India through Literature, Technology (Videos), and the ARTS! Students will be creating the following masterpieces from India:
*Henna Hands with Oil pastels & Crayola permanent
markers *Birds of India with acrylics *Watercolor/Crayola permanent marker Elephants

WHAT: India
WHEN: August 8
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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IndiaAug 8, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayAugust 8- Kids Summer Art

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will explore the Geography and the Culture of India through Literature, Technology (Videos), and the ARTS! Students will be creating the following masterpieces from India:
*Henna Hands with Oil pastels & Crayola permanent
markers *Birds of India with acrylics *Watercolor/Crayola permanent marker Elephants

WHAT: India
WHEN: August 8
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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India

1 week ago

Art Center Morro Bay

August 6- Kids Summer Art

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will explore the Geography and Culture of Africa through Literature, Technology(videos), and the ARTS! Students will be creating the following masterpieces from Africa: *Sample Mixed-Medium Kente Cloth *Multimedia Masks *Oil Pastel People *Aboriginal Hand Art with Acrylics

WHAT: Africa
WHEN: August 6
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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AfricaAug 6, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayAugust 6- Kids Summer Art

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will explore the Geography and Culture of Africa through Literature, Technology(videos), and the ARTS! Students will be creating the following masterpieces from Africa: *Sample Mixed-Medium Kente Cloth *Multimedia Masks *Oil Pastel People *Aboriginal Hand Art with Acrylics

WHAT: Africa
WHEN: August 6
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Africa

1 week ago

Art Center Morro Bay

July 16- Kids Summer Art

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will be studying the ART, Geography, and the Culture ofAustralia through Literature, Videos (Technology), and the ARTS!

Students will be creating the following AUSTRALIAN Masterpieces:
*​Aboriginal Hand Art​ ​with acrylics
*​Oil Pastel Koala Bears
*​Australian Rainsticks​ ​with feathers & acrylics


WHAT: Australia
WHEN: July 16
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art learning about AustraliaJul 16, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayJuly 16- Kids Summer Art

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will be studying the ART, Geography, and the Culture ofAustralia through Literature, Videos (Technology), and the ARTS!

Students will be creating the following AUSTRALIAN Masterpieces:
*​Aboriginal Hand Art​ ​with acrylics
*​Oil Pastel Koala Bears
*​Australian Rainsticks​ ​with feathers & acrylics


WHAT: Australia
WHEN: July 16
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art learning about Australia

2 weeks ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will be learning about the ARTS, Geography, and Culture of the people in China using the ARTS, Literature, & Videos (Technology). Students will be creating Chinese Ming Watercolor/Tempura Vases, Feather Dragon Puppets, and Chinese Acrylic Roosters.

WHAT: China
WHEN: July 18, 2019
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art - ChinaJul 18, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayMorro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will be learning about the ARTS, Geography, and Culture of the people in China using the ARTS, Literature, & Videos (Technology). Students will be creating Chinese Ming Watercolor/Tempura Vases, Feather Dragon Puppets, and Chinese Acrylic Roosters.

WHAT: China
WHEN: July 18, 2019
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art - China

2 weeks ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will be studying the ARTS, Geography, and Culture of Japan through the arts, literature, and videos (technology). Students will be creating Japanese Fans with ink & acrylic paints, Watercolor Cherry Blossoms, Japanese Samurai with crayola markers, paint & paper, and Sushi Collages with various types of media.

WHAT: Japan
WHEN: July 11, 2019
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art - JapanJul 11, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayMorro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will be studying the ARTS, Geography, and Culture of Japan through the arts, literature, and videos (technology). Students will be creating Japanese Fans with ink & acrylic paints, Watercolor Cherry Blossoms, Japanese Samurai with crayola markers, paint & paper, and Sushi Collages with various types of media.

WHAT: Japan
WHEN: July 11, 2019
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art - Japan

2 weeks ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will be studying the ART, Geography, and the Culture of Mexico through Literature, Videos (Technology), and the ARTS! Students will be creating “Day of the Dead” drawings & portraits and Mexican sombrero paper mace hats using oil pastels, paper and acrylics.


WHAT: Mexico
WHEN: July 9
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art - MexicoJul 9, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayMorro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.

Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

Students will be studying the ART, Geography, and the Culture of Mexico through Literature, Videos (Technology), and the ARTS! Students will be creating “Day of the Dead” drawings & portraits and Mexican sombrero paper mace hats using oil pastels, paper and acrylics.


WHAT: Mexico
WHEN: July 9
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm; 3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Kids Summer Art - Mexico

3 weeks ago

Art Center Morro Bay

January 2020

An Introduction to Soft Pastels and the Art of Pastel Painting – Beaches and Birds
3 Day Workshop

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present a workshop in soft pastel by award winning artist, Greg Trombly, PhD. Discover the magic of pastels in a relaxed and supportive environment, focusing on basic drawing and observation skills.

This workshop is designed to provide plenty of hands on guidance, allowing students to work from reference photos of their choice. Students from beginner to advanced are welcome.

Emphasis will be placed on composition, color and value. Greg will begin each day with a short demonstration, followed by independent work from personal reference photos and instructor guidance. Students are encouraged to bring a reference photo of an ocean seascape or favorite bird. Images will be provided for reference to those who do not bring their own.

Dr. Greg Trombly holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in Education from State University of New York at Oswego and State University of New York at Albany. In addition, he holds a PhD in the Cultural Foundations of Education from Union Institute and University, Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Trombly has been an educator and administrator for the public school system and at the university level. He has continued art education by participating in workshops from acclaimed artists such as Terri Ludwig and Daniel Greene. He exhibits artwork in New York, and his artwork is held in private collections throughout the country.

Connect with other artists and learn basic skills in soft pastel. This class is not utilizing oil pastel, rather “soft pastel”. A materials list will be provided. This workshop is designed for beginners however all skill levels are welcome.

COST: $165. Members; $175. Non-Members for the 3-day workshop.
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA
WHEN: January 17-19, 1-4pm
PRE-REGISTER: Reserve your space online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
May cancel registration up to 7 days of scheduled workshop for full refund.
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or www.artcentermorrobay.org
MATERIAL LIST: Materials list can be found at the gallery or contact Gail Martin at gailm1314@gmail.com to request one.
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Beaches and BirdsJan 17, 1:00pmArt Center Morro BayJanuary 2020

An Introduction to Soft Pastels and the Art of Pastel Painting – Beaches and Birds
3 Day Workshop

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present a workshop in soft pastel by award winning artist, Greg Trombly, PhD. Discover the magic of pastels in a relaxed and supportive environment, focusing on basic drawing and observation skills.

This workshop is designed to provide plenty of hands on guidance, allowing students to work from reference photos of their choice. Students from beginner to advanced are welcome.

Emphasis will be placed on composition, color and value. Greg will begin each day with a short demonstration, followed by independent work from personal reference photos and instructor guidance. Students are encouraged to bring a reference photo of an ocean seascape or favorite bird. Images will be provided for reference to those who do not bring their own.

Dr. Greg Trombly holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in Education from State University of New York at Oswego and State University of New York at Albany. In addition, he holds a PhD in the Cultural Foundations of Education from Union Institute and University, Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Trombly has been an educator and administrator for the public school system and at the university level. He has continued art education by participating in workshops from acclaimed artists such as Terri Ludwig and Daniel Greene. He exhibits artwork in New York, and his artwork is held in private collections throughout the country.

Connect with other artists and learn basic skills in soft pastel. This class is not utilizing oil pastel, rather “soft pastel”. A materials list will be provided. This workshop is designed for beginners however all skill levels are welcome.

COST: $165. Members; $175. Non-Members for the 3-day workshop.
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA
WHEN: January 17-19, 1-4pm
PRE-REGISTER: Reserve your space online: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
May cancel registration up to 7 days of scheduled workshop for full refund.
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or www.artcentermorrobay.org
MATERIAL LIST: Materials list can be found at the gallery or contact Gail Martin at gailm1314@gmail.com to request one.
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Beaches and Birds

3 weeks ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Now we have a brand new patio to go with this amazing paint job and mural! We’ll celebrate on May 15th with a Chamber mixer from 5:30 - 7:30pm. Please join us!Art Center Morro Bay is getting a fresh new coat of paint. That beautiful mural by Manual Cruz looks even more spectacular! ... See MoreSee Less

Now we have a brand new patio to go with this amazing paint job and mural!  We’ll celebrate on May 15th with a Chamber mixer from 5:30 - 7:30pm. Please join us!

3 weeks ago

Art Center Morro Bay

2 weeks till our Tunes and Noodles Fundraiser on March 23rd.
Check out more supporters of this event.
Come enjoy an all you can eat spaghetti dinner. Dance to the tunes of Burning James and the funky flames.
Check out our silent auction and raffle tables.
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4 weeks ago

Art Center Morro Bay

June 2020
Abstract Acrylic Painting Techniques
Abstract workshop

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present esteemed artist, Diane Williams & Chuck Potter for a two-day workshop, Mark Making – Developing Your Signature Style in Abstract Painting.

Diane Williams and Chuck Potter both hold Master of Fine Art degrees in Studio Art and Consciousness studies from John F Kennedy University, Berkeley, California. Additionally, both have studied at the University of Hangzhou China, incorporating calligraphy, traditional Chinese landscape painting and Chinese medicine with their western art practices.
Diane and Chuck were adjunct professors for National University and have mentored graduate students from John F Kennedy, University. They also have an extensive exhibition list.
Their works can be found in corporate, public, and personal collections nationally and worldwide.
Mark making is as distinctive as your fingerprint, adding a personal touch to your painting. Marks can energize a painting or highlight movement, texture or direction. In this 2-day workshop you will practice abstract acrylic painting techniques that are enhanced by your personal mark making. Feeling stuck, or that something personal or dynamic is missing in your painting? This class is designed to help you develop your signature style by identifying your personal and unique marks.
Venture with us into the realm of self-expression by identifying your own unique style. We will be exploring a variety of techniques using water soluble pencils, Sumi ink, charcoal, sticks, scrapers, and other mark making tools. We will also use stencils, stamping, special patinas and other applications to create multi-dimensional layering effects adding depth and visual interest. The results are alive, authentic and exhilarating. Unveil the mysteries of abstraction by practicing techniques in form, rhythm and motion. Each student will receive individual instruction and group critique.
This workshop is appropriate for beginning to intermediate artists.

REGISTER: Pre-register at www.artcentermorrobay.org or artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
May cancel registration up to 7 days of scheduled workshop for full refund.
WHAT: Mark Making – Developing Your Signature Style in Abstract Painting
WHEN: June 19 & 20, 2020, 10am – 4pm
COST: $225. MBAA Members or $235. Non Members
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: Gail Martin (805) 234-8766
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Mark Making-Developing Your Signature Style in Abstract PaintingJun 19, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayJune 2020
Abstract Acrylic Painting Techniques
Abstract workshop

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present esteemed artist, Diane Williams & Chuck Potter for a two-day workshop, Mark Making – Developing Your Signature Style in Abstract Painting.

Diane Williams and Chuck Potter both hold Master of Fine Art degrees in Studio Art and Consciousness studies from John F Kennedy University, Berkeley, California. Additionally, both have studied at the University of Hangzhou China, incorporating calligraphy, traditional Chinese landscape painting and Chinese medicine with their western art practices.
Diane and Chuck were adjunct professors for National University and have mentored graduate students from John F Kennedy, University. They also have an extensive exhibition list.
Their works can be found in corporate, public, and personal collections nationally and worldwide.
Mark making is as distinctive as your fingerprint, adding a personal touch to your painting. Marks can energize a painting or highlight movement, texture or direction. In this 2-day workshop you will practice abstract acrylic painting techniques that are enhanced by your personal mark making. Feeling stuck, or that something personal or dynamic is missing in your painting? This class is designed to help you develop your signature style by identifying your personal and unique marks.
Venture with us into the realm of self-expression by identifying your own unique style. We will be exploring a variety of techniques using water soluble pencils, Sumi ink, charcoal, sticks, scrapers, and other mark making tools. We will also use stencils, stamping, special patinas and other applications to create multi-dimensional layering effects adding depth and visual interest. The results are alive, authentic and exhilarating. Unveil the mysteries of abstraction by practicing techniques in form, rhythm and motion. Each student will receive individual instruction and group critique.
This workshop is appropriate for beginning to intermediate artists.

REGISTER: Pre-register at www.artcentermorrobay.org or artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
May cancel registration up to 7 days of scheduled workshop for full refund.
WHAT: Mark Making – Developing Your Signature Style in Abstract Painting
WHEN: June 19 & 20, 2020, 10am – 4pm
COST: $225. MBAA Members or $235. Non Members
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: Gail Martin (805) 234-8766
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1 month ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Please help save this iconic park show!

myemail.constantcontact.com/Help-us-save-Morro-Bay-Art-in-the-Park-.html?soid=1123708561153&aid=_...Art in the Park started in 1955. The city of Morro Bay did not incorporate until 1964. Art in the Park in it's current location is the second oldest continuing art show in the State of California.
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1 month ago

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1 month ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Please help Save Morro Bay Art in the Park! Sign our petition and write letters to the Mayor and city council. ... See MoreSee Less

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Please help save Morro Bay, Art in the Park!

www.change.org/p/morro-bay-city-clerk-save-morro-bay-art-in-the-park?recruiter=944006375&utm_sour...

Morro Bay Art in the Park is facing potential closure in the coming few years if the City of Morro Bay continues with its current plans for moving the RTA/ Bus Stop.
This potential move would reduce the size of the small park. The move of the Bus Stop would reduce the size of the Art Show so much that it would be forced to cease operation.
The potential move of the Bus Stop to Morro Bay Blvd would create a daily traffic hazard, since School Buses would have to unload on this busy street. State Law requires that the School Buses must flash their lights when loading and unloading. This will require traffic to come to a halt BOTH WAYS on Morro Bay Blvd. This back up of traffic will increase the risk of accidents, especially coming west over the blind hill from the traffic circle.
The current Bus Stop is located on Harbor Street which has 1/10 the amount of traffic that Morro Bay Blvd has. It is a safer location. We support keeping the Morro Bay Transit Center in it's current location. We do not feel that the effort of obtaining a $500,000 State of California Grant is necessary.
A simple remodel of the current Transit Center, trimming back the adjoining large tree or removing it for more light and adding a 10x20 concrete patio in it's place along with more benches would obtain the desired result. This remodel could be done for $30,000 to $60,000 not 1/2 a million. Please support our efforts and help Save Morro Bay Art in the Park.
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Please help save Morro Bay, Art in the Park!

https://www.change.org/p/morro-bay-city-clerk-save-morro-bay-art-in-the-park?recruiter=944006375&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=share_email_responsive&recruited_by_id=fb965a10-4bd6-11e9-b83c-0771ec8a945b

Morro Bay Art in the Park is facing potential closure in the coming few years if the City of Morro Bay continues with its current plans for moving the RTA/ Bus Stop.
This potential move would reduce the size of the small park. The move of the Bus Stop would reduce the size of the Art Show so much that it would be forced to cease operation.   
The potential move of the Bus Stop to Morro Bay Blvd would create a daily traffic hazard, since School Buses would have to unload on this busy street.  State Law requires that the School Buses must flash their lights when loading and unloading.  This will require traffic to come to a halt BOTH WAYS on Morro Bay Blvd.  This back up of traffic will increase the risk of accidents, especially coming west over the blind hill from the traffic circle.  
The current Bus Stop is located on Harbor Street which has  1/10 the amount of traffic that Morro Bay Blvd has.  It is a safer location.  We support keeping the Morro Bay Transit Center in its current location.  We do not  feel that the effort of obtaining a $500,000 State of California Grant is necessary. 
A simple remodel of the current Transit Center,  trimming back the adjoining large tree or removing it for more light and adding a 10x20 concrete patio in its place along with more benches would obtain the desired result.  This remodel could be done for $30,000 to $60,000 not 1/2 a million.  Please support our efforts and help Save Morro Bay Art in the Park.

1 month ago

Art Center Morro Bay

What will you make using SUCCULENTS this Saturday? A wreath, a birdfeeder accented with succulents or...See photos and descriptions at www.CreativeMeTime.com

Succulents - Choose Your ProjectMar 16, 1:00pmArt Center Morro BayLearn how easy it is to create with succulents. Choose from two sizes of round wreaths or make a Wood Succulent Vertical Garden or an adorable Succulent Birdfeeder. Care instructions are provided so your succulent projects thrive for a very long time.

​Everything's included - Use of tools, beautiful, locally grown succulents, wreath forms or wood vertical planter or birdfeeder materials and use of tools - so all you do is sign-up, create and enjoy! Beginners welcome. Preregistration is required at www.CreativeMeTime.com or by calling 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Succulents - Choose Your Project
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street
WHEN: Saturday, March 16th, 1 – 3pm
COST: $50 - $90
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Succulents - Choose Your Project

1 month ago

Art Center Morro Bay

I have a couple spaces available for this awesome class this Saturday in Morro Bay. Choose from the resin scene in a frame or make two resin necklaces. Click here for the details www.CreativeMeTime.com

Beach or Whatever Your Heart Desires Resin SceneMar 16, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayJoan will bring an assortment of shells, colored beach glass, glitter, an 11" x 14" white frame and resin to complete a beautiful beach scene or whatever your heart desires then you'll encase it in glistening resin.Everything is provided to complete the project. Preregistration is required at www.CreativeMeTime.com or by calling 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Resin Class
WHEN: Saturday, March 16, 10am – 12pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street
COST: $75
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Beach or Whatever Your Heart Desires Resin Scene

1 month ago

Art Center Morro Bay

2 weeks till our Tunes and Noodles Fundraiser on March 23rd.
Check out more supporters of this event.
Come enjoy an all you can eat spaghetti dinner. Dance to the tunes of Burning James and the funky flames.
Check out our silent auction and raffle tables.
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2 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay's Second Annual Leprechaun Crawl!
Start at The Siren or at Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay welcomes back the 2nd annual Leprechaun Crawl! Passports will be available at The Art Center on our patio!

Join in the fun as pubs, bars, restaurants and other local businesses offer samples of IPAs, regional wines, small batch craft whiskeys and nibbles for a GREAT NIGHT OUT!!!

Cost includes all of your tastings and nibbles. Only 2 requirements: Be over 21, and dress in your version of an Irish leprechaun. Oh... and there's more!!! A fully filled out Leprechaun Passport could win you $1,000 in prizes! Somebody is taking the prize home... will it be you?

Proceeds support Friends of the Morro Bay Harbor Department which relies entirely on donations from great people just like you! Help us make a difference for the individuals that put themselves on the line for us every day.The objectives of the Harbor Department and enhance the experience for all users of the waterfront, beach and bay.

Leprechaun CrawlMar 15, 6:00pmArt Center Morro BayMorro Bay's Second Annual Leprechaun Crawl!
Start at The Siren or at Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay welcomes back the 2nd annual Leprechaun Crawl! Passports will be available at The Art Center on our patio!

Join in the fun as pubs, bars, restaurants and other local businesses offer samples of IPAs, regional wines, small batch craft whiskeys and nibbles for a GREAT NIGHT OUT!!!

Cost includes all of your tastings and nibbles. Only 2 requirements: Be over 21, and dress in your version of an Irish leprechaun. Oh... and there's more!!! A fully filled out Leprechaun Passport could win you $1,000 in prizes! Somebody is taking the prize home... will it be you?

Proceeds support Friends of the Morro Bay Harbor Department which relies entirely on donations from great people just like you! Help us make a difference for the individuals that put themselves on the line for us every day.The objectives of the Harbor Department and enhance the experience for all users of the waterfront, beach and bay.
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Leprechaun Crawl

2 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Learn how easy it is to create with succulents. Choose from two sizes of round wreaths or make a Wood Succulent Vertical Garden or an adorable grapevine wreath. Care instructions are provided so your succulent projects thrive for a very long time.

​Everything's included - Use of tools, beautiful, locally grown succulents, wreath forms or wood vertical planter or grapevine wreath and use of tools - so all you do is sign-up, create and enjoy! Beginners welcome. Preregistration is required at www.CreativeMeTime.com or by calling 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Succulents - Choose Your Project
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street
WHEN: Saturday, June 15, 1 – 3pm
COST: $45 - $90
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Succulents - Choose Your ProjectJun 15, 1:00pmArt Center Morro BayLearn how easy it is to create with succulents. Choose from two sizes of round wreaths or make a Wood Succulent Vertical Garden or an adorable grapevine wreath. Care instructions are provided so your succulent projects thrive for a very long time.

​Everything's included - Use of tools, beautiful, locally grown succulents, wreath forms or wood vertical planter or grapevine wreath and use of tools - so all you do is sign-up, create and enjoy! Beginners welcome. Preregistration is required at www.CreativeMeTime.com or by calling 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Succulents - Choose Your Project
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street
WHEN: Saturday, June 15, 1 – 3pm
COST: $45 - $90
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Succulents - Choose Your Project

2 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Resin WorkshopJun 15, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayYour choice - create a scene in an 11" x 14" frame or make two resin necklaces!

Joan will bring a huge assortment of shells, colored beach glass and glitter to design your scene. Choose a white frame or two metal necklace bezels for your base. After your scene is complete, you will encase it in glistening resin.

Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Beach Resin Art
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, June 15
10 am - 12 pm
COST: $40-$75

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Resin Workshop

2 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Learn how easy it is to create with succulents. Choose from two sizes of round moss wreaths or a grapevine wreath or make a Wood Succulent Vertical Garden. Care instructions are provided so your succulent projects thrive for a very long time.

​Everything's included - Use of tools, beautiful, locally grown succulents, wreath forms or wood vertical planter and use of tools - so all you do is sign-up, create and enjoy! Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Succulent Workshop - Choose Your Project
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, May 18
1 pm - 3 pm
COST: $45-$90

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Succulent WorkshopMay 18, 1:00pmArt Center Morro BayLearn how easy it is to create with succulents. Choose from two sizes of round moss wreaths or a grapevine wreath or make a Wood Succulent Vertical Garden. Care instructions are provided so your succulent projects thrive for a very long time.

​Everything's included - Use of tools, beautiful, locally grown succulents, wreath forms or wood vertical planter and use of tools - so all you do is sign-up, create and enjoy! Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Succulent Workshop - Choose Your Project
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, May 18
1 pm - 3 pm
COST: $45-$90

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Succulent Workshop

2 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Resin WorkshopMay 18, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayYour choice - create a scene in an 11" x 14" frame or make two resin necklaces!

Joan will bring a huge assortment of shells, colored beach glass and glitter to design your scene. Choose a white frame or two metal necklace bezels for your base. After your scene is complete, you will encase it in glistening resin.

Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Beach Resin Art
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, May 18
10 am - 12 pm
COST: $75

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Resin Workshop

2 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

You'll choose from the instructor's vast collection of seashells then break tempered glass and add it and baubles to a mirror or plaque for a fabulous beach lovers work of art.

Wall art size: 8" x 8"
Mirror size: 12" x 12"

All materials and use of tools are provided. Preregistration is required.

Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Tempered Glass Mosaic
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, May 4
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
COST: $50-$60

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Tempered Glass Mosaic Mirror or Wall ArtMay 4, 1:00pmArt Center Morro BayYou'll choose from the instructor's vast collection of seashells then break tempered glass and add it and baubles to a mirror or plaque for a fabulous beach lovers work of art.

Wall art size: 8" x 8"
Mirror size: 12" x 12"

All materials and use of tools are provided. Preregistration is required.

Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Tempered Glass Mosaic
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, May 4
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
COST: $50-$60

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Tempered Glass Mosaic Mirror or Wall Art

2 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Sea Glass Hammered Wire JewelryMay 4, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayLearn how to drill holes in sea glass, how to harden, strengthen and texturize wire to create a gorgeous jewelry set.

No experience necessary. Everything is provided for the project including local sea glass, use of tools in the class, wire and jewelry findings. Joan will demonstrate how to drill holes then you choose from sea glass she has pre-drilled to create your jewelry.

Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Sea Glass Hammered Wire Jewelry
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, May 4
10 am - 12 pm
COST: $55

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Sea Glass Hammered Wire Jewelry

2 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

THIS WORKSHOP IS FULL

PLEASE CONTACT THE GALLERY TO BE PLACED ON A WAITING LIST.

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present renowned, local artist, Ken Christensen, for a two-day workshop, Plein Air Painting Indoors.

Ken Christensen is a classic, on-site landscape painter with influenced by French Impressionists and Fauves. He paints with the vision, color, and verve of such painters as Van Gogh, Vlaminck, Marquet and Derain, and the American perspective of Hopper and Benton.

Mr. Christensen attended Michigan State University where he earned a B.A. in History. He participated in an overseas study program at Bedford College, London and attended the University of Manchester in England. Ken settled in Traverse City, Michigan, where he pursued a career as a freelance artist and writer for the local newspaper. Ken later returned to Europe and launched himself on a long bicycle trip, crossing Holland, Belgium and France. He settled in Sollies-Pont on the Cote d' Azur and later moved to Paris. While in Paris, Ken attended life drawing classes at the Ecole des Beaux Arts and was also an official copyist at the Louvre Museum.

While residing in Europe, Ken shifted from watercolor to oils and experimented in other techniques, primarily monoprints and block-prints.

In 1986 he moved to San Sebastian, Spain, where he continued to paint and taught English at a private academy. Ken eventually returned to the United States settling in Los Osos, CA where he currently resides.

Ken has been represented by galleries in France and Italy. His book, St. Tropez, Notes et Croquis de Voyages, was published in 1984 and his paintings have been featured on the cover of the Daniel Smith catalogue, Artist's Sketchbook Magazine and local publications.

Ken is the founder of The New Fauves, committed to propagating the style of the great French Fauve painters.

During this workshop, Ken will discuss the use of supplies, pallet color and the Impressionistic, Fauve style of painting. Ken will demonstrate brush work and the use of strident colors, while discussing subject matter. This workshop is appropriate for beginner to advanced.

WHAT: Plein Air Painting Indoors
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA
WHEN: March 29 & 30, 2019 TIME: 1:30 -5:30
COST: $165.00 Members $175.00 Non-members
May cancel registration up to 10 days of scheduled workshop for full refund.
REGISTER: Pre-registration required www.artcentermorrobay.org
Or artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
For more information, please call (805) 772-2504
May cancel registration up to 7 days of scheduled workshop for full refund.
MATERIAL LIST: Gail Martin, gailm1314@gmail.com or 805-234-8766
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Plein Air Painting IndoorsMar 29, 1:30pmArt Center Morro BayTHIS WORKSHOP IS FULL

PLEASE CONTACT THE GALLERY TO BE PLACED ON A WAITING LIST.

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present renowned, local artist, Ken Christensen, for a two-day workshop, Plein Air Painting Indoors.

Ken Christensen is a classic, on-site landscape painter with influenced by French Impressionists and Fauves. He paints with the vision, color, and verve of such painters as Van Gogh, Vlaminck, Marquet and Derain, and the American perspective of Hopper and Benton.

Mr. Christensen attended Michigan State University where he earned a B.A. in History. He participated in an overseas study program at Bedford College, London and attended the University of Manchester in England. Ken settled in Traverse City, Michigan, where he pursued a career as a freelance artist and writer for the local newspaper. Ken later returned to Europe and launched himself on a long bicycle trip, crossing Holland, Belgium and France. He settled in Sollies-Pont on the Cote d' Azur and later moved to Paris. While in Paris, Ken attended life drawing classes at the Ecole des Beaux Arts and was also an official copyist at the Louvre Museum.

While residing in Europe, Ken shifted from watercolor to oils and experimented in other techniques, primarily monoprints and block-prints.

In 1986 he moved to San Sebastian, Spain, where he continued to paint and taught English at a private academy. Ken eventually returned to the United States settling in Los Osos, CA where he currently resides.

Ken has been represented by galleries in France and Italy. His book, St. Tropez, Notes et Croquis de Voyages, was published in 1984 and his paintings have been featured on the cover of the Daniel Smith catalogue, Artist's Sketchbook Magazine and local publications.

Ken is the founder of The New Fauves, committed to propagating the style of the great French Fauve painters.

During this workshop, Ken will discuss the use of supplies, pallet color and the Impressionistic, Fauve style of painting. Ken will demonstrate brush work and the use of strident colors, while discussing subject matter. This workshop is appropriate for beginner to advanced.

WHAT: Plein Air Painting Indoors
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA
WHEN: March 29 & 30, 2019 TIME: 1:30 -5:30
COST: $165.00 Members $175.00 Non-members
May cancel registration up to 10 days of scheduled workshop for full refund.
REGISTER: Pre-registration required www.artcentermorrobay.org
Or artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
For more information, please call (805) 772-2504
May cancel registration up to 7 days of scheduled workshop for full refund.
MATERIAL LIST: Gail Martin, gailm1314@gmail.com or 805-234-8766
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2 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Come in and relax with Zentangle

Zentangle©Feb 17, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayOPEN TO MEMBERS AND THE PUBLIC

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Zentangle© with certified instructor, Debbie Gedayloo.

The Zentangle Method© of mindful creation is a way to relax, focus and expand one’s imagination. Through guided systematic patterns, students learn to trust their creativity, increase awareness, respond confidently to the unexpected and discover the fun and healing in creative expression.

Incorporating a practice of Zentangle© allows for increased neuroplasticity and youthfulness in the brain. Anyone can feel successful and confident with the practice. If you can write the letters: I, C, S, O…you can follow the patterns. The underlying theories and systematic approach in the Zentangle Method© allow the participants to quiet the mind and focus, one stroke at a time.

Debbie has practiced the art of Zentangle© for four years stating, “Often when sitting in meditation, I simply can’t quiet my mind and I bounce all over the place in my head. But, when I put the pen to the Zentangle© tile, the outside stimuli fade away and my entire being becomes quiet.” Debbie believes in the healing potential of this method and is excited to teach others how to tap into the hidden wisdom in each of us!

Zentangle© is non-representational and unplanned so you can focus on each stroke and not worry about the result. Join certified Zentangle© instructor, Debbie Gedayloo for monthly, celebratory and meditative art.

Feb 17, 10am - 1pm
March 10, 10am - 1pm
April 16, 5:30 - 8pm
May 5, 10am - 1pm
June 1, 10am - 1pm
July 28, 10am - 1pm
Aug 31, 10am - 1pm
Sept 15, 10am - 1pm
Nov 9, 10am - 1pm
Dec 1, 10am - 1pm

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
WHEN: Ongoing monthly classes
COST: FIRST TIME STUDENTS: MBAA Members $35. Non Members $37. ((First time students are provided Zentangle© bag, pen, pencil, tortillon, tiles and instructions and extras)
ONGOING STUDENTS: MBAA Members $20. Non Members $22. (Bring your own art supplies)
CONTACT: www.artcentermorrobay.org or 805-772-2504
PRE-REGISTRATION: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
May cancel registration up to 2 days of scheduled class for full refund.
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Zentangle©

2 months ago

Central Coast Sculptors Group

‼️THANK YOU & a FOND GOODBYE! Central Coast Sculptors Group’s ephemeral “PHANTOM PROJECT” exhibit series will CLOSE SAT/FEB. 16! Please VISIT THE LAST DAYS & see 70+ MARVELOUS upscale contemporary artworks for sale by 54 regional artists, selected by JURORS Lois Charles, Christine Cortese & George Jercich …before it CLOSES the DOORS the LAST TIME SAT/FEB 16! FINAL DAYS to see “Phantom Project 17” before it goes ‘POOF’ & disappears are 1-9pm, TODAY Fri/Feb 8 | Sat/Feb 9 | Thur/Feb 14 |Fri/Feb 15 | LAST DAY Sat/Feb 16. The Pop-up Gallery’s at 959 Higuera/Morro, downtown San Luis Obispo, CA #DowntownSLO www.facebook.com/events/382439382572323/
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‼️ Central Coast Sculptors Group, an affiliate of San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, hosted 14 “Phantom Project” Exhibits over 19 months (the original 2 were in Mar/May 2012.) Over 200 Artists participated in diverse media, with 350-550+ Guests at Opening Receptions, increased Art Sales, & Many New Artist & Art Patron Connections.
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‼️ CCSG is grateful to the Copeland Family’s generosity for the Pop-up art space July 2017-Feb 2019! We also appreciate support from Karen Kile, #SLOMA’s Team, ARTS Obispo, CCSG Members/Volunteers, 200+ artists, & 1000’s of statewide guests who contributed to “Phantom Projects’” success. Visit “Phantom Project 17,” celebrate exciting art … AND …stay tuned to what’s next for Central Coast Sculptors Group!! Become a CCSG Member-Contact us to JOIN & STAY CONNECTED: Sculpto707@gmail.com | centralcoastsculptors.org/ THANKS FOR SUPPORTING LOCAL ART!
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‼️THANK YOU & a FOND GOODBYE! Central Coast Sculptors Group’s ephemeral “PHANTOM PROJECT” exhibit series will CLOSE SAT/FEB. 16! Please VISIT THE LAST DAYS & see 70+ MARVELOUS upscale contemporary artworks for sale by 54 regional artists, selected by JURORS Lois Charles, Christine Cortese & George Jercich …before it CLOSES the DOORS the LAST TIME SAT/FEB 16!  FINAL DAYS to see “Phantom Project 17” before it goes ‘POOF’ & disappears are 1-9pm, TODAY Fri/Feb 8 | Sat/Feb 9 | Thur/Feb 14 |Fri/Feb 15 | LAST DAY Sat/Feb 16. The Pop-up Gallery’s at 959 Higuera/Morro, downtown San Luis Obispo, CA #DowntownSLO     https://www.facebook.com/events/382439382572323/
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‼️ Central Coast Sculptors Group, an affiliate of San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, hosted 14 “Phantom Project” Exhibits over 19 months (the original 2 were in Mar/May 2012.) Over 200 Artists participated in diverse media, with 350-550+ Guests at Opening Receptions, increased Art Sales, & Many New Artist & Art Patron Connections.
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‼️ CCSG is grateful to the Copeland Family’s generosity for the Pop-up art space July 2017-Feb 2019! We also appreciate support from Karen Kile, #SLOMA’s Team, ARTS Obispo, CCSG Members/Volunteers, 200+ artists, & 1000’s of statewide guests who contributed to “Phantom Projects’” success. Visit “Phantom Project 17,” celebrate exciting art … AND …stay tuned to what’s next for Central Coast Sculptors Group!! Become a CCSG Member-Contact us to JOIN & STAY CONNECTED: Sculpto707@gmail.com |  http://centralcoastsculptors.org/  THANKS FOR SUPPORTING LOCAL ART!

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

RECEPTION: August 11, 2019, 2-4pm

The Central Coast Watercolor Society is proud to present their annual juried, water media exhibition, hosted by Morro Bay Art Association.

Don’t miss this special event! Whether you are attending this exhibit to observe or to find that perfect painting for yourself or as a gift, you are in for a delight. The CCWS annual water media exhibit will be on display August 8 – September 16, 2019. Meet the artists at the opening reception, Sunday. August 11, 2019, 2-4pm

This event is free and open to the public. Art Center Morro Bay is open 12 – 4pm daily.

Image: Inspiration Seed box© by Marcie Hawthorne�

WHAT: Central Coast Watercolor Society
WHEN: August 8 – September 16, 2019
RECEPTION: August 11, 2019, 2-4pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or www.artcentermorrobay.org
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CCWS Annual Member ExhibitAug 8, 12:00pmArt Center Morro BayRECEPTION: August 11, 2019, 2-4pm

The Central Coast Watercolor Society is proud to present their annual juried, water media exhibition, hosted by Morro Bay Art Association.

Don’t miss this special event! Whether you are attending this exhibit to observe or to find that perfect painting for yourself or as a gift, you are in for a delight. The CCWS annual water media exhibit will be on display August 8 – September 16, 2019. Meet the artists at the opening reception, Sunday. August 11, 2019, 2-4pm

This event is free and open to the public. Art Center Morro Bay is open 12 – 4pm daily.

Image: Inspiration Seed box© by Marcie Hawthorne�

WHAT: Central Coast Watercolor Society
WHEN: August 8 – September 16, 2019
RECEPTION: August 11, 2019, 2-4pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or www.artcentermorrobay.org
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CCWS Annual Member Exhibit

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

The Morro Bay Art Association is proud to help connect artists and local businesses!

Sculpted Paint
Many paintings installed at Morro Bay Public Works building with the Morro Bay Art Association's program called Art in Businesses. Artists rotate their art between lawyers & lending, to a hair salon, city hall, library, & Farmers Insurance.
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3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

During the Born in the USA exhibit, we are please to feature the art of Barry Lundgren!

Barry has been woodturning for over twenty years. Although he has taken workshops from other respected and admired woodturners, Barry considers himself to be self taught. His inspiration is derived from the wood, itself. The shape of each piece is as important as the type of wood he finds. Every piece different in color, texture, scent and character. Barry states, “Some pieces are turned green and I find it fascinating how they warp and distort into finished pieces.”

Barry rough-turns lidded boxes, threaded urns, and salad bowls, then allows them to dry and stabilize. Artworks are remounted and turned to finish their shape then left to dry, staying symmetrical. “Whether they are the classical shapes from the past or the natural-edge pieces that warp into their own shape, my goal is to make them all pleasing to the eye and touch.”

Don't miss this remarkable exhibit and the beautiful woodturner artwork of Barry Lundgren!

WHAT: Born in the USA, featuring woodturner, Barry Lundgren
WHEN: May 16 - June 24, 2019
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Morro Bay, CA
CONTACT: www.artcentermorrobay.org or call 805-772-2504
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Born in the USAMay 16, 12:00pmArt Center Morro BayDuring the Born in the USA exhibit, we are please to feature the art of Barry Lundgren!

Barry has been woodturning for over twenty years. Although he has taken workshops from other respected and admired woodturners, Barry considers himself to be self taught. His inspiration is derived from the wood, itself. The shape of each piece is as important as the type of wood he finds. Every piece different in color, texture, scent and character. Barry states, “Some pieces are turned green and I find it fascinating how they warp and distort into finished pieces.”

Barry rough-turns lidded boxes, threaded urns, and salad bowls, then allows them to dry and stabilize. Artworks are remounted and turned to finish their shape then left to dry, staying symmetrical. “Whether they are the classical shapes from the past or the natural-edge pieces that warp into their own shape, my goal is to make them all pleasing to the eye and touch.”

Don't miss this remarkable exhibit and the beautiful woodturner artwork of Barry Lundgren!

WHAT: Born in the USA, featuring woodturner, Barry Lundgren
WHEN: May 16 - June 24, 2019
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Morro Bay, CA
CONTACT: www.artcentermorrobay.org or call 805-772-2504
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Born in the USA

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

This bi-weekly oil painting class is a 10 month course through November, beginning with drawing techniques and progressing through black and white, limited palette to full palette.

All levels of ability and experience are welcome.

Each class consists of a video lesson and 3 reference images (a landscape, portrait and still life) that are emailed before the class at Morro Bay Art Center. The student can choose to paint one or all of the reference images or work from their own reference. Class time is spent painting with direction and feedback from Jason. Following the class another video will be delivered, Friday Feedback where we look at a students work and see how the lesson might be applied to make the painting even more beautiful. Each lesson/block ends with Monday Morning Inspiration (video emailed) where a master painting is examined and broken down to give the artist ideas of how the lesson was used to create that masterpiece.

The reference images are the same images for both lessons/blocks in that month. This allows the artist time to develop a painting. We ask for students to please sign up ahead of time so that the reference images and video lesson may be sent out before class time.

For a 2019 Course Description visit www.artcentermorrobay.org

Register by contacting Jason Mayr at (805) 234-6941 or email: jasonmayrfineart@gmail.com

WHAT: Old World Painting and Drawing with Oil

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442, 805-772-2504

WHEN: Mondays (twice a month) 9:00am - 1:00pm, beginning February 4, 2019

COST: $35.00 MBAA members or $40.00 for non-members

youtu.be/0gi7wVdFo4s

Art Center Morro Bay is open 12-4pm daily

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Old World Painting and drawing with Jason MayrFeb 4, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayThis bi-weekly oil painting class is a 10 month course through November, beginning with drawing techniques and progressing through black and white, limited palette to full palette.

All levels of ability and experience are welcome.

Each class consists of a video lesson and 3 reference images (a landscape, portrait and still life) that are emailed before the class at Morro Bay Art Center. The student can choose to paint one or all of the reference images or work from their own reference. Class time is spent painting with direction and feedback from Jason. Following the class another video will be delivered, Friday Feedback where we look at a students work and see how the lesson might be applied to make the painting even more beautiful. Each lesson/block ends with Monday Morning Inspiration (video emailed) where a master painting is examined and broken down to give the artist ideas of how the lesson was used to create that masterpiece.

The reference images are the same images for both lessons/blocks in that month. This allows the artist time to develop a painting. We ask for students to please sign up ahead of time so that the reference images and video lesson may be sent out before class time.

For a 2019 Course Description visit www.artcentermorrobay.org

Register by contacting Jason Mayr at (805) 234-6941 or email: jasonmayrfineart@gmail.com

WHAT: Old World Painting and Drawing with Oil

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442, 805-772-2504

WHEN: Mondays (twice a month) 9:00am - 1:00pm, beginning February 4, 2019

COST: $35.00 MBAA members or $40.00 for non-members

youtu.be/0gi7wVdFo4s

Art Center Morro Bay is open 12-4pm daily

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Old World Painting and drawing with Jason Mayr

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Katrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will use a variety of 2-D media (crayon, marker, pencil, colored pencil, watercolor etc…) to create a self portrait. They will be guided through a step by step process of drawing each feature while discussing proportion and placement. We will be reviewing various styles of artists self portraits to inspire creativity and self expression in their own portrait.

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
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Childrens Class self portraitsAug 1, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayKatrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will use a variety of 2-D media (crayon, marker, pencil, colored pencil, watercolor etc…) to create a self portrait. They will be guided through a step by step process of drawing each feature while discussing proportion and placement. We will be reviewing various styles of artists self portraits to inspire creativity and self expression in their own portrait.

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
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Childrens Class self portraits

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Katrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn the process of printmaking, including developing a reverse image, creating the impressed image, inking, rolling, and printing. Students will have the opportunity to turn their prints into greeting cards, Andy Warhol inspired posters, and more.

(some items may need to possibly be allowed dry time and can be picked up August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
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Childrens Art print makingJul 30, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayKatrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn the process of printmaking, including developing a reverse image, creating the impressed image, inking, rolling, and printing. Students will have the opportunity to turn their prints into greeting cards, Andy Warhol inspired posters, and more.

(some items may need to possibly be allowed dry time and can be picked up August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
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Childrens Art print making

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Katrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn specific tips and techniques for glazing ceramic projects created in the June 11th, 13th, and 18th classes. Blank ceramic pieces will be available for students unable to attend those sessions.

(completed projects will be available for pick up by August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
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Childrens Class glazing potteryJun 27, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayKatrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn specific tips and techniques for glazing ceramic projects created in the June 11th, 13th, and 18th classes. Blank ceramic pieces will be available for students unable to attend those sessions.

(completed projects will be available for pick up by August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
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Childrens Class glazing pottery

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Katrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn an introduction to watercolor painting and basic techniques and process including wax resist, masking, gradients, wet on wet, wet on dry, and mixed media. Students will be guided through a step by step process of each technique to create their own watercolor painting.

(Morning session will create an Under the Sea theme, Afternoon session will create a Fall Birchwood Scene)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
#childrenclasses

Childrens Class intro to watercolor technequesJun 25, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayKatrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn an introduction to watercolor painting and basic techniques and process including wax resist, masking, gradients, wet on wet, wet on dry, and mixed media. Students will be guided through a step by step process of each technique to create their own watercolor painting.

(Morning session will create an Under the Sea theme, Afternoon session will create a Fall Birchwood Scene)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
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Childrens Class intro to watercolor techneques

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Katrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn the basics of color theory and color mixing with paint and basic painting techniques. We will study and review famous artists and styles of painting to inspire our own work completed on a functional terracotta pot!
(pots will need to be allowed dry time and sprayed with a protective finish. Ready for pick up by June 27th class)
*please wear play clothes as acrylic paint can stain. We will be cautious but accidents can happen.

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
#childrenclasses

Childrens Class painting potsJun 20, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayKatrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn the basics of color theory and color mixing with paint and basic painting techniques. We will study and review famous artists and styles of painting to inspire our own work completed on a functional terracotta pot!
(pots will need to be allowed dry time and sprayed with a protective finish. Ready for pick up by June 27th class)
*please wear play clothes as acrylic paint can stain. We will be cautious but accidents can happen.

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
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Childrens Class painting pots

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Katrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn the slab method by rolling out flat sheets of clay with a rolling pin. We will then experiment with creating a multitude of clay textures and images using both natural and man made objects that will be impressed into the clay surface. Students will build a vase, hanging wall pocket, or wall plaque decorated with their choice impressions and textures.

(projects will be glazed after June 27th class, and ready for pick up by August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504

#childrenclasses

Childrens Art Class clay impressed textures on slabJun 18, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayKatrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn the slab method by rolling out flat sheets of clay with a rolling pin. We will then experiment with creating a multitude of clay textures and images using both natural and man made objects that will be impressed into the clay surface. Students will build a vase, hanging wall pocket, or wall plaque decorated with their choice impressions and textures.

(projects will be glazed after June 27th class, and ready for pick up by August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504

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Childrens Art Class clay impressed textures on slab

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Katrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn a variety of coil design and building techniques, then will be guided through the process of constructing their own exposed coil pottery piece.
(morning students will use a plaster bowl mold to build off of, afternoon class can use a bowl mold or freehand build a vase)

(projects will be glazed after June 27th class, and ready for pick up by August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
#childrenclasses

Children Class Exposed Coil Designs bowl or vaseJun 13, 9:00pmArt Center Morro BayKatrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will learn a variety of coil design and building techniques, then will be guided through the process of constructing their own exposed coil pottery piece.
(morning students will use a plaster bowl mold to build off of, afternoon class can use a bowl mold or freehand build a vase)

(projects will be glazed after June 27th class, and ready for pick up by August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
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Children Class Exposed Coil Designs bowl or vase

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Katrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will receive an introduction to clay and learn how to make a pinch pot. They will learn the sculpture and texture techniques the will turn their pinch pot into a creative creature of their choosing.

(projects will be glazed after June 27th class, and ready for pick up by August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Children's Class Clay Pinch Pot CreaturesJun 11, 9:00amArt Center Morro BayKatrina Osborne is originally from Minnesota and has resided on the Central Coast for 13 years. Katrina taught art for two years at Templeton Elementary and during the last 12 years has taught art at Morro Bay High School including, design, drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Students will receive an introduction to clay and learn how to make a pinch pot. They will learn the sculpture and texture techniques the will turn their pinch pot into a creative creature of their choosing.

(projects will be glazed after June 27th class, and ready for pick up by August 1st class)

Time:
6-8yrs 9am-12pm
9-13yrs 1pm – 4pm

COST: $20.00 per session

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504
artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
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Childrens Class Clay Pinch Pot Creatures

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Light the Way and Art of Robert C. PerryFeb 21, 12:00pmArt Center Morro BayMeet the Artist
Reception SATURDAY, February 23, 4 -6pm

While you are in the gallery to see the exhibit, Light the Way, be sure to see the art of Robert C. Perry!

Robert C. Perry is a U.S Navy veteran who earned a Bachelor of Art degree from Cal State University, Bakersfield.

Although his pursuit of art as a profession was discouraged, he excelled with every art related class. Making his way through Japan and Southeast Asia, Robert admired exceptional designs that left a lasting impression. The pot as an art form, both traditional and lidded, intrigued him as he admired them along the Jemez Pueblo, located in Taos, New Mexico. Robert made the decision to purchase a lathe and take up woodturning, and began teaching himself the skills to become a master craftsman in the field of woodturning.

His designs are influenced by a mixture of Asian, Prairie and Mission styles. Outside artwork may sometimes affect the shape of a pot, however they always come to life solely on the lathe without aid of preliminary drawings.

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA
WHAT: Light the Way and Art of Robert C. Perry
WHEN: February 21 - April 1, 2019
RECEPTION: SATURDAY, February 23, 4 -6pm
Art Center Morro Bay is open daily 12-4pm
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Light the Way and Art of Robert C. Perry

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

During our show, Light the Way, please stop in and see the beautiful artwork of Robert C. Perry!

Robert C. Perry is a U.S Navy veteran who earned a Bachelor of Art degree from Cal State University, Bakersfield.

Although his pursuit of art as a profession was discouraged, he excelled with every art related class. Making his way through Japan and Southeast Asia, Robert admired exceptional designs that left a lasting impression. The pot as an art form, both traditional and lidded, intrigued him as he admired them along the Jemez Pueblo, located in Taos, New Mexico. Robert made the decision to purchase a lathe and take up woodturning, and began teaching himself the skills to become a master craftsman in the field of woodturning.

His designs are influenced by a mixture of Asian, Prairie and Mission styles. Outside artwork may sometimes affect the shape of a pot, however they always come to life solely on the lathe without aid of preliminary drawings.
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During our show, Light the Way, please stop in and see the beautiful artwork of Robert C. Perry!

Robert C. Perry is a U.S Navy veteran who earned a Bachelor of Art degree from Cal State University, Bakersfield.  

Although his pursuit of art as a profession was discouraged, he excelled with every art related class.  Making his way through Japan and Southeast Asia, Robert admired exceptional designs that left a lasting impression.  The pot as an art form, both traditional and lidded, intrigued him as he admired them along the Jemez Pueblo, located in Taos, New Mexico.  Robert made the decision to purchase a lathe and take up woodturning, and began teaching himself the skills to become a master craftsman in the field of woodturning.  

His designs are influenced by a mixture of Asian, Prairie and Mission styles.  Outside artwork may sometimes affect the shape of a pot, however they always come to life solely on the lathe without aid of preliminary drawings.

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

WHAT: Paintings, Photography & Fine Crafts
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
WHEN: October 31, 2019 – January 6, 2020
RECEPTION: Sunday, November 3, 2pm - 4pm
CONTACT: www.artcentermorrobay.org or 805-772-2504

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present The Annual Winter Faire & Juried Craft Show, featuring some of the finest artworks on the Central Coast.
This very special holiday event offers a collective of exceptional paintings, photography and fine crafts, spanning a variety of artistic mediums from traditional to contemporary. Crafts include fiber, wood, glass, sculpture, pottery, jewelry and more.
Whether you are attending this extraordinary exhibit to observe or to find that perfect holiday gift, you are in for a delight! The Annual Winter Faire & Craft Show will be on display from October 31, 2019 through January 6, 2020.

Meet the artists at the opening reception Sunday, November 3, 2pm-4pm. This event is free and open to the public. Art Center Morro Bay, is open from 12pm – 4pm daily.
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Winter Faire and Fine CraftsOct 31, 12:00pmArt Center Morro BayWHAT: Paintings, Photography & Fine Crafts
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
WHEN: October 31, 2019 – January 6, 2020
RECEPTION: Sunday, November 3, 2pm - 4pm
CONTACT: www.artcentermorrobay.org or 805-772-2504

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present The Annual Winter Faire & Juried Craft Show, featuring some of the finest artworks on the Central Coast.
This very special holiday event offers a collective of exceptional paintings, photography and fine crafts, spanning a variety of artistic mediums from traditional to contemporary. Crafts include fiber, wood, glass, sculpture, pottery, jewelry and more.
Whether you are attending this extraordinary exhibit to observe or to find that perfect holiday gift, you are in for a delight! The Annual Winter Faire & Craft Show will be on display from October 31, 2019 through January 6, 2020.

Meet the artists at the opening reception Sunday, November 3, 2pm-4pm. This event is free and open to the public. Art Center Morro Bay, is open from 12pm – 4pm daily.
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Winter Faire and Fine Crafts

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Thru the Lens II. This juried exhibition is a collection of fine art photography, featuring gifted photographers throughout the Central Coast.

Judge of Awards:

We are fortunate to have photographer and instructor, Brady Cabe as judge for this celebrated event. Brady is a seasoned photographer who enjoys the outdoors. With both feet and tripod in the water, he captures wildlife, a sunset, or the Milky Way late into the night. His passion for photographing the night sky overflows into summertime astrophotography.

Brady’s passion for photography has grown into sharing with others through astrophotography, sunset, and wildlife photography workshops. Teaching has caused Brady to reverse engineer everything he does. This process has guided his curriculum into simplified, step by step processes that make photography accessible for every skill level.
Brady states, “I’m a nature and landscape photographer based on the Central Coast of California, with a passion for sharing. I’m a bird nerd, a seal whisperer, a half marathon finisher, poker shark, Milky Way fanatic, and lover of chocolate.”
Featured 3D Artist:

Giselle Massey grew up in Los Osos, CA., where the Central Coast became a constant source of inspiration for her work. Her love of creativity and self expression blossomed into an art filled passion. Childhood summers spent outdoors in barefoot freedom have forever bonded her to the surrounding ecosystem. Perhaps it’s no surprise that the same plants and flowers she enjoyed during her childhood, are a recurring theme in her work.

“One of my passions is to bring art into everyday moments of life with functional ceramics like mugs, planters, and bowls. I carve and texture nearly every piece I make, often leaving portions of clay bare as a part of the design to be enjoyed by hands as well as eyes”.

Whether you are attending this remarkable exhibit to observe or to purchase, you are in for a delight! Thru the Lens II, an exhibit of fine art photography will be on display from August 8, through September 16, 2019. The opening reception is Aug 11, 2019, 2-4pm. This event is free and open to the public.

Artists interested in entering this show: Please find the rules of entry in the prospectus on the exhibit schedule: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/gallery/current-exhibit/exhibit-schedule/

Image curtesy of Brady Cabe

WHAT: Thru the Lens II
WHEN: August 8 – September 16, 2019
RECEPTION: Aug 11, 2019, 2-4pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or visit www.artcentermorrobay.org

#mbaaexhibits

Thru the Lens IIAug 6, 12:00pmArt Center Morro BayMorro Bay Art Association is proud to present Thru the Lens II. This juried exhibition is a collection of fine art photography, featuring gifted photographers throughout the Central Coast.

Judge of Awards:

We are fortunate to have photographer and instructor, Brady Cabe as judge for this celebrated event. Brady is a seasoned photographer who enjoys the outdoors. With both feet and tripod in the water, he captures wildlife, a sunset, or the Milky Way late into the night. His passion for photographing the night sky overflows into summertime astrophotography.

Brady’s passion for photography has grown into sharing with others through astrophotography, sunset, and wildlife photography workshops. Teaching has caused Brady to reverse engineer everything he does. This process has guided his curriculum into simplified, step by step processes that make photography accessible for every skill level.
Brady states, “I’m a nature and landscape photographer based on the Central Coast of California, with a passion for sharing. I’m a bird nerd, a seal whisperer, a half marathon finisher, poker shark, Milky Way fanatic, and lover of chocolate.”
Featured 3D Artist:

Giselle Massey grew up in Los Osos, CA., where the Central Coast became a constant source of inspiration for her work. Her love of creativity and self expression blossomed into an art filled passion. Childhood summers spent outdoors in barefoot freedom have forever bonded her to the surrounding ecosystem. Perhaps it’s no surprise that the same plants and flowers she enjoyed during her childhood, are a recurring theme in her work.

“One of my passions is to bring art into everyday moments of life with functional ceramics like mugs, planters, and bowls. I carve and texture nearly every piece I make, often leaving portions of clay bare as a part of the design to be enjoyed by hands as well as eyes”.

Whether you are attending this remarkable exhibit to observe or to purchase, you are in for a delight! Thru the Lens II, an exhibit of fine art photography will be on display from August 8, through September 16, 2019. The opening reception is Aug 11, 2019, 2-4pm. This event is free and open to the public.

Artists interested in entering this show: Please find the rules of entry in the prospectus on the exhibit schedule: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/gallery/current-exhibit/exhibit-schedule/

Image curtesy of Brady Cabe

WHAT: Thru the Lens II
WHEN: August 8 – September 16, 2019
RECEPTION: Aug 11, 2019, 2-4pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or visit www.artcentermorrobay.org

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Thru the Lens II

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present it’s 3rd Annual Juried Exhibition, a National event.

WHAT: Annual Juried Exhibition
WHEN: September 19 through October 29, 2019
RECEPTION: Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2-4pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or visit www.artcentermorrobay.org

This juried event is a collective of exceptional paintings spanning the United States. Many of the artists are internationally acclaimed. In addition, MBAA will feature the three dimensional art of Guyla Amyx.

We are fortunate to have award winning artist, Dennis Curry, as the judge for this celebrated event.

Judge of Awards:

Dennis Curry is a professional artist of international fame. Dennis served in the United States Army, 25th Infantry Division’s Combat Artists program in 1966 where he documented combat experiences from an artist’s perspective.

Upon returning to the U.S., Dennis attended Santa Monica College where he learned original printmaking. He traveled to East Africa and co-founded Duma Safaris with a friend and publisher, Christopher Law. This life changing experience afforded him the pleasure of introducing others to the great game areas that forever influenced his love of nature.

Following an introduction to the contemporary printmaking of Mylar Lithography, he founded Blue Berry Press, located in Cambria, CA., later becoming known for his work in the traditional, intaglio mediums of etching and engraving. Later, moving away from printmaking and wildlife, Dennis began working in the more traditional medium of oil painting to capture the light and color of the landscapes on location and in the studio.

Dennis has significantly contributed to conservation work around the world and his graphics are widely collected nationally and internationally.

Dennis relayed, “While much art of the past has dealt with the glories and follies of humankind, I feel a need to portray nature for its own sake with the hope of promoting value and respect for our unique planet and the varied form of life with which we share it.”

Dennis is a current member of Society of Animal Artists, Artists for Conservation and San Luis Outdoor Painters for the Environment.
Guest Artist:�During this special event, we are proud to present the ceramic artwork of Guyla Amyx.
Guyla earned a Bachelor of Fine Art degree from Eastern Washington University and a Master of Tine Art degree from Washington University. Guylas was a tenured professor at Cuesta Community College where she taught ceramic art for over 22 years and served eight years as the department chair.
Guyla’s early style of ceramics leaned toward the figurative, using brightly colored surfaces, geometric patterns and shapes. Her approach to working with clay involved a raw and spontaneous quality. Later during her tenure as professor, Guyla explored a renewed interest in the Cone 10 Reduction process that she shared with her students. Much of her work is reflective of this process. Guyla states, “You may see a more refined and meditative quality to my recent creations with carved porcelain and crystalline glazing, reflective of my exploration in yoga and Eastern philosophy.”
This exhibit celebrates the three dimensional work of Guyla Amyx and two dimensional, art work in all media of those artists accepted into this extraordinary exhibit. You will find a variety of subject matter spanning traditional landscape to contemporary and abstract. Whether you are attending this exhibit to observe or to purchase, you are in for a delight! Morro Bay Art Association’s Annual Juried Exhibit will be on display from September 19 through October 29, 2019.
A “meet the artists” opening reception, will be held, Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2-4pm. This event is free and open to the public.

ARTISTS: LOOK FOR THE PROSPECTUS FOR ENTRY INTO THIS EXHIBIT: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/gallery/current-exhibit/exhibit-schedule/

WHAT: Annual Juried Exhibition
WHEN: September 19 through October 29, 2019
RECEPTION: Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2-4pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or visit www.artcentermorrobay.org
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MBAA Annual Juried Exhibit - 2019Sep 19, 12:00pmArt Center Morro BayMorro Bay Art Association is proud to present it’s 3rd Annual Juried Exhibition, a National event.

WHAT: Annual Juried Exhibition
WHEN: September 19 through October 29, 2019
RECEPTION: Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2-4pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or visit www.artcentermorrobay.org

This juried event is a collective of exceptional paintings spanning the United States. Many of the artists are internationally acclaimed. In addition, MBAA will feature the three dimensional art of Guyla Amyx.

We are fortunate to have award winning artist, Dennis Curry, as the judge for this celebrated event.

Judge of Awards:

Dennis Curry is a professional artist of international fame. Dennis served in the United States Army, 25th Infantry Division’s Combat Artists program in 1966 where he documented combat experiences from an artist’s perspective.

Upon returning to the U.S., Dennis attended Santa Monica College where he learned original printmaking. He traveled to East Africa and co-founded Duma Safaris with a friend and publisher, Christopher Law. This life changing experience afforded him the pleasure of introducing others to the great game areas that forever influenced his love of nature.

Following an introduction to the contemporary printmaking of Mylar Lithography, he founded Blue Berry Press, located in Cambria, CA., later becoming known for his work in the traditional, intaglio mediums of etching and engraving. Later, moving away from printmaking and wildlife, Dennis began working in the more traditional medium of oil painting to capture the light and color of the landscapes on location and in the studio.

Dennis has significantly contributed to conservation work around the world and his graphics are widely collected nationally and internationally.

Dennis relayed, “While much art of the past has dealt with the glories and follies of humankind, I feel a need to portray nature for its own sake with the hope of promoting value and respect for our unique planet and the varied form of life with which we share it.”

Dennis is a current member of Society of Animal Artists, Artists for Conservation and San Luis Outdoor Painters for the Environment.
Guest Artist:�During this special event, we are proud to present the ceramic artwork of Guyla Amyx.
Guyla earned a Bachelor of Fine Art degree from Eastern Washington University and a Master of Tine Art degree from Washington University. Guylas was a tenured professor at Cuesta Community College where she taught ceramic art for over 22 years and served eight years as the department chair.
Guyla’s early style of ceramics leaned toward the figurative, using brightly colored surfaces, geometric patterns and shapes. Her approach to working with clay involved a raw and spontaneous quality. Later during her tenure as professor, Guyla explored a renewed interest in the Cone 10 Reduction process that she shared with her students. Much of her work is reflective of this process. Guyla states, “You may see a more refined and meditative quality to my recent creations with carved porcelain and crystalline glazing, reflective of my exploration in yoga and Eastern philosophy.”
This exhibit celebrates the three dimensional work of Guyla Amyx and two dimensional, art work in all media of those artists accepted into this extraordinary exhibit. You will find a variety of subject matter spanning traditional landscape to contemporary and abstract. Whether you are attending this exhibit to observe or to purchase, you are in for a delight! Morro Bay Art Association’s Annual Juried Exhibit will be on display from September 19 through October 29, 2019.
A “meet the artists” opening reception, will be held, Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2-4pm. This event is free and open to the public.

ARTISTS: LOOK FOR THE PROSPECTUS FOR ENTRY INTO THIS EXHIBIT: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/gallery/current-exhibit/exhibit-schedule/

WHAT: Annual Juried Exhibition
WHEN: September 19 through October 29, 2019
RECEPTION: Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2-4pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
CONTACT: 805-772-2504 or visit www.artcentermorrobay.org
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MBAA Annual Juried Exhibit - 2019

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Looking for a great exhibit, look no further!

Aquarius 2019 California Open Watermedia ExhibitionMar 13, 2:00pmArt Center Morro BayThis event was canceled
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3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Choose your project from garden rocks, hearts, wine bottles plus many more shown on www.CreativeMeTime.com. All are great beginner projects. Everything is provided to complete the project including use of tools, base piece, broken china pieces, baubles, glue, grout and instruction. Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Mosaics - Choose Your Project
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, April 20
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
COST: $45-75

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Mosaic Play Day - Choose Your ProjectApr 20, 1:00pmArt Center Morro BayChoose your project from garden rocks, hearts, wine bottles plus many more shown on www.CreativeMeTime.com. All are great beginner projects. Everything is provided to complete the project including use of tools, base piece, broken china pieces, baubles, glue, grout and instruction. Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Mosaics - Choose Your Project
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, April 20
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
COST: $45-75

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Mosaic Play Day - Choose Your Project

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Learn how easy it is to create with succulents. Choose from two sizes of round wreaths or make a Wood Succulent Vertical Garden or an adorable Succulent Birdfeeder or a Grapevine Succulent Wreath Care instructions are provided so your succulent projects thrive for a very long time.

​Everything's included - Use of tools, beautiful, locally grown succulents, wreath forms or wood vertical planter or birdfeeder materials and use of tools - so all you do is sign-up, create and enjoy! Preregistration is required at www.CreativeMeTime.com or by calling 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Succulent Workshop - Choose Your Project
WHEN: Saturday, April 20 10am – 12pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street
COST: $45 - $90
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Succulent Workshop Choose Your ProjectApr 20, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayLearn how easy it is to create with succulents. Choose from two sizes of round wreaths or make a Wood Succulent Vertical Garden or an adorable Succulent Birdfeeder or a Grapevine Succulent Wreath Care instructions are provided so your succulent projects thrive for a very long time.

​Everything's included - Use of tools, beautiful, locally grown succulents, wreath forms or wood vertical planter or birdfeeder materials and use of tools - so all you do is sign-up, create and enjoy! Preregistration is required at www.CreativeMeTime.com or by calling 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Succulent Workshop - Choose Your Project
WHEN: Saturday, April 20 10am – 12pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street
COST: $45 - $90
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3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

No experience necessary. Everything is provided for the project including local sea glass, use of tools in the class, wire and jewelry findings. Joan will demonstrate how to drill holes then you choose from sea glass she has pre-drilled to create your jewelry. Preregistration is required at www.CreativeMeTime.com or by calling 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Sea Glass Wire Hammered Jewelry
WHEN: Saturday, April 6, 1 – 3pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street
COST: $55
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Sea Glass & Wire Hammered Swirl JewelryApr 6, 1:00pmArt Center Morro BayNo experience necessary. Everything is provided for the project including local sea glass, use of tools in the class, wire and jewelry findings. Joan will demonstrate how to drill holes then you choose from sea glass she has pre-drilled to create your jewelry. Preregistration is required at www.CreativeMeTime.com or by calling 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Sea Glass Wire Hammered Jewelry
WHEN: Saturday, April 6, 1 – 3pm
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street
COST: $55
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Sea Glass & Wire Hammered Swirl Jewelry

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Resin Scenes or NecklacesApr 6, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayJoan will bring a huge assortment of shells, colored beach glass and glitter to design your scene. Choose a white frame or two metal necklace bezels for your base. After your scene is complete, you will encase it in glistening resin.Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Resin Scene or Necklaces
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, April 6
10:00 ma - 12:00 pm
COST: $40-75

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Resin Scenes or Necklaces

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Come into Art Center Morro Bay for another relaxing day of art!

Zentangle©Feb 17, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayOPEN TO MEMBERS AND THE PUBLIC

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Zentangle© with certified instructor, Debbie Gedayloo.

The Zentangle Method© of mindful creation is a way to relax, focus and expand one’s imagination. Through guided systematic patterns, students learn to trust their creativity, increase awareness, respond confidently to the unexpected and discover the fun and healing in creative expression.

Incorporating a practice of Zentangle© allows for increased neuroplasticity and youthfulness in the brain. Anyone can feel successful and confident with the practice. If you can write the letters: I, C, S, O…you can follow the patterns. The underlying theories and systematic approach in the Zentangle Method© allow the participants to quiet the mind and focus, one stroke at a time.

Debbie has practiced the art of Zentangle© for four years stating, “Often when sitting in meditation, I simply can’t quiet my mind and I bounce all over the place in my head. But, when I put the pen to the Zentangle© tile, the outside stimuli fade away and my entire being becomes quiet.” Debbie believes in the healing potential of this method and is excited to teach others how to tap into the hidden wisdom in each of us!

Zentangle© is non-representational and unplanned so you can focus on each stroke and not worry about the result. Join certified Zentangle© instructor, Debbie Gedayloo for monthly, celebratory and meditative art.

Feb 17, 10am - 1pm
March 10, 10am - 1pm
April 16, 5:30 - 8pm
May 5, 10am - 1pm
June 1, 10am - 1pm
July 28, 10am - 1pm
Aug 31, 10am - 1pm
Sept 15, 10am - 1pm
Nov 9, 10am - 1pm
Dec 1, 10am - 1pm

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
WHEN: Ongoing monthly classes
COST: FIRST TIME STUDENTS: MBAA Members $35. Non Members $37. ((First time students are provided Zentangle© bag, pen, pencil, tortillon, tiles and instructions and extras)
ONGOING STUDENTS: MBAA Members $20. Non Members $22. (Bring your own art supplies)
CONTACT: www.artcentermorrobay.org or 805-772-2504
PRE-REGISTRATION: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
May cancel registration up to 2 days of scheduled class for full refund.
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Zentangle©

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

OPEN TO MEMBERS AND THE PUBLIC

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Zentangle© with certified instructor, Debbie Gedayloo.

The Zentangle Method© of mindful creation is a way to relax, focus and expand one’s imagination. Through guided systematic patterns, students learn to trust their creativity, increase awareness, respond confidently to the unexpected and discover the fun and healing in creative expression.

Incorporating a practice of Zentangle© allows for increased neuroplasticity and youthfulness in the brain. Anyone can feel successful and confident with the practice. If you can write the letters: I, C, S, O…you can follow the patterns. The underlying theories and systematic approach in the Zentangle Method© allow the participants to quiet the mind and focus, one stroke at a time.

Debbie has practiced the art of Zentangle© for four years stating, “Often when sitting in meditation, I simply can’t quiet my mind and I bounce all over the place in my head. But, when I put the pen to the Zentangle© tile, the outside stimuli fade away and my entire being becomes quiet.” Debbie believes in the healing potential of this method and is excited to teach others how to tap into the hidden wisdom in each of us!

Zentangle© is non-representational and unplanned so you can focus on each stroke and not worry about the result. Join certified Zentangle© instructor, Debbie Gedayloo for monthly, celebratory and meditative art.

Feb 17, 10am - 1pm
March 10, 10am - 1pm
April 16, 5:30 - 8pm
May 5, 10am - 1pm
June 1, 10am - 1pm
July 28, 10am - 1pm
Aug 31, 10am - 1pm
Sept 15, 10am - 1pm
Nov 9, 10am - 1pm
Dec 1, 10am - 1pm

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
WHEN: Ongoing monthly classes
COST: FIRST TIME STUDENTS: MBAA Members $35. Non Members $37. ((First time students are provided Zentangle© bag, pen, pencil, tortillon, tiles and instructions and extras)
ONGOING STUDENTS: MBAA Members $20. Non Members $22. (Bring your own art supplies)
CONTACT: www.artcentermorrobay.org or 805-772-2504
PRE-REGISTRATION: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
May cancel registration up to 2 days of scheduled class for full refund.
#mbaaadultclasses
#mbaaworkshops

Zentangle©Feb 17, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayOPEN TO MEMBERS AND THE PUBLIC

Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Zentangle© with certified instructor, Debbie Gedayloo.

The Zentangle Method© of mindful creation is a way to relax, focus and expand one’s imagination. Through guided systematic patterns, students learn to trust their creativity, increase awareness, respond confidently to the unexpected and discover the fun and healing in creative expression.

Incorporating a practice of Zentangle© allows for increased neuroplasticity and youthfulness in the brain. Anyone can feel successful and confident with the practice. If you can write the letters: I, C, S, O…you can follow the patterns. The underlying theories and systematic approach in the Zentangle Method© allow the participants to quiet the mind and focus, one stroke at a time.

Debbie has practiced the art of Zentangle© for four years stating, “Often when sitting in meditation, I simply can’t quiet my mind and I bounce all over the place in my head. But, when I put the pen to the Zentangle© tile, the outside stimuli fade away and my entire being becomes quiet.” Debbie believes in the healing potential of this method and is excited to teach others how to tap into the hidden wisdom in each of us!

Zentangle© is non-representational and unplanned so you can focus on each stroke and not worry about the result. Join certified Zentangle© instructor, Debbie Gedayloo for monthly, celebratory and meditative art.

Feb 17, 10am - 1pm
March 10, 10am - 1pm
April 16, 5:30 - 8pm
May 5, 10am - 1pm
June 1, 10am - 1pm
July 28, 10am - 1pm
Aug 31, 10am - 1pm
Sept 15, 10am - 1pm
Nov 9, 10am - 1pm
Dec 1, 10am - 1pm

WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, 835 Main Street, Morro Bay, CA 93442
WHEN: Ongoing monthly classes
COST: FIRST TIME STUDENTS: MBAA Members $35. Non Members $37. ((First time students are provided Zentangle© bag, pen, pencil, tortillon, tiles and instructions and extras)
ONGOING STUDENTS: MBAA Members $20. Non Members $22. (Bring your own art supplies)
CONTACT: www.artcentermorrobay.org or 805-772-2504
PRE-REGISTRATION: artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/
May cancel registration up to 2 days of scheduled class for full refund.
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Zentangle©

3 months ago

Central Coast Sculptors Group

⚜️ ⚜ TODAY, SUNDAY 10pm REMINDER ~ Kick Off 2019 Showing YOUR ART in The Vibrant Pop-up Gallery in downtown San Luis Obispo, CA! OPEN CALL for ART DEADLINE is 10PM SUN/JAN 13 for the NEW “Phantom Project 17” Exhibit!! Enter up to 3 works in all Fine Art Media, on view JAN 31-MAR 30, 2019. CLICK HERE for ENTRY: s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/centralcoastsculptors.org/PP17+CFE+-+Final.pdf
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⚜️ ⚜ Artists will get 70% of ART SALES; art May/May Not be for sale, & there are 2 popular Artist Receptions to attract guests. “Phantom Project 17” JURORS are artists Lois Charles, Christine Cortese & George Jercich.
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⚜️ ⚜ Host, Central Coast Sculptors Group, affiliate of San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, invites all SLO County Artists & Makers to enter this well-regarded exhibition at the Pop-Up Gallery, 959 Higuera/Morro, San Luis Obispo. THANK YOU for Submitting your Call for Art & JPEGs by 10PM SUN/JAN 13 via email to Carl Berney, Nambestone@aol.com. QUESTIONS: 505.690.4283. SHOW US YOUR ART!
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⚜️ ⚜ TODAY, SUNDAY 10pm REMINDER ~ Kick Off 2019 Showing YOUR ART in The Vibrant Pop-up Gallery in downtown San Luis Obispo, CA! OPEN CALL for ART DEADLINE is 10PM SUN/JAN 13 for the NEW “Phantom Project 17” Exhibit!! Enter up to 3 works in all Fine Art Media, on view JAN 31-MAR 30, 2019. CLICK HERE for ENTRY: https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/centralcoastsculptors.org/PP17+CFE+-+Final.pdf 
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⚜️ ⚜  Artists will get 70% of ART SALES; art May/May Not be for sale, & there are 2 popular Artist Receptions to attract guests. “Phantom Project 17” JURORS are artists Lois Charles, Christine Cortese & George Jercich.
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⚜️ ⚜ Host, Central Coast Sculptors Group, affiliate of San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, invites all SLO County Artists & Makers to enter this well-regarded exhibition at the Pop-Up Gallery, 959 Higuera/Morro, San Luis Obispo. THANK YOU for Submitting your Call for Art & JPEGs by 10PM SUN/JAN 13 via email to Carl Berney, Nambestone@aol.com. QUESTIONS: 505.690.4283. SHOW US YOUR ART!

3 months ago

Art Center Morro Bay

Creating with Wine BottlesMar 23, 10:00amArt Center Morro BayBring your own wine bottle and create a olive oil or liquid soap dispenser or a garden torch in this easy class.

For the garden torch class, you will learn how to etch on glass then we'll add beads to cap off your garden accent.

The dispenser students will create a stencil (anything you can free-form or draw on the stencil material) then add colorful permanent paint to accent your bottle (works best on clear or light-colored bottle). You'll need to bake the paint in your oven for a short time the next day to make it permanent.

Preregister at creativemetime.com or by calling Joan at 805-286-5993.

WHAT: Creating with Wine Bottles
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay
WHEN: Saturday, March 23
10 am - 12 pm
COST: $35

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Creating with Wine Bottles