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Fun for the Whole Family! Encinitas Community Center 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive, off Balour Performances * Art-Making Workshops * Student Art Exhibit * Artist Demos * Food Trucks Opportunity Drawings * Por Siempre Car Club * Catrina Contest * Vendors * Dancing Two Surfing Madonna Community Ofrendas Honor the memory of a loved one or friend by contributing a photo or a non-valuable remembrance to the altar on November 1 at the Community Center and November 1-4 at the Encinitas Library…Find out more »
Members only social hour Friday, Nov 13; 1-3 pm Have you ever wondered who does those dreamy paintings, or that unique jewelry, or even the awesome photographs? Well now you can put the names to the faces! Come and meet fellow artists Friday November 13th between 1 and 3. Attendees should come prepared with a 3 minute story about themselves and their art. We'd also love love love to see a few examples of your work!!! Tea and cookies will…Find out more »
On February 23 four members of the guild — chosen by the City of Encinitas Civic Arts Program committee — will install their artwork in the six lighted cubes in the Encinitas Library. The participating artists are: Lynn Ely, fiber arts; Grace Swanson, gourd art; Karen Fidel, pottery; and Carla Funk, ceramic figures. The show will run until April 5, 2016.Find out more »
On March 10, 2016 members of the SDAG are invited to show their 3-D work in the Senior/Community Center display case in the hallway. There is room for about 30 medium sized pieces in this show. More information will be in the next Paint Rag regarding who is in charge of this show and how to enter your artwork. That show will run until April 9.Find out more »
Saturday, April 9, 4pm - 7pm. The public is invited to an artists’ reception honoring Cheryl DeLain, jewelry; Aleksandra Owczarek, acrylic; and Bernie Worby, digital art. Cheryl DeLain says, “Exotic pearls and ethnic chic components highlight my jewelry. Many pieces are making their debut at this reception. These treasures are an ideal gift for Easter, Mother’s Day, weddings, graduations, or as a special treat for a special someone.” Aleksandra Owczarek states, “I paint experiences that I’ve had and they all…Find out more »
Join SDAG members Lisa Curry and Portia La Touche! WHAT: Embracing a Noble Tradition: Chinese Painting & Calligraphy as an American Expression. Demonstrations & Docent Tours WHEN: Saturday, May 21, 1:00 to 4:00 pm WHO: An exhibit of recent Chinese brush paintings and calligraphy by students and teachers from the Chinese Brush Painting Society of San Diego WHY: live demos with big brushes, food, educational docent tours about the artwork and the artists and artistic fun! WHERE: San Diego Chinese…Find out more »
San Dieguito Art Guild Artists’ show at Gallery 21, Spanish Village, Balboa Park, San Diego Dates of show: Wednesday, July 20 through Sunday, July 31, 2016 Studio 21 hours: 11:00am to 5:00pm daily Address: 1770 Village Pl, San Diego, CA 92101 Spanish Village Phone: (619) 233-9050 The members of the San Dieguito Art Guild are thrilled to announce a very special show in Gallery 21 in Spanish Village, Balboa Park. This show will feature one-of-a-kind, hand-made artworks by 26 talented…Find out more »
Sixth SDAG Holiday Bazaar November 19, 2016 10am to 4pm Encinitas Community Center, 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive (corner of Encinitas Blvd and Balour), Encinitas. San Dieguito Art Guild presents its sixth annual Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, November 19, from 10am to 4pm, at the Encinitas Community Center, 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive (corner of Encinitas Blvd and Balour), Encinitas. Carol Korfin, one of the event organizers, says, “This event gives local artists a venue to offer their hand-made items to the public. And…Find out more »
SDAG Annual Membership Meeting January 21, 2017 Encinitas Community Center hours 10AM-1:00PM Menu of of delicious and healthy treats * Bead Swap * Art Supply Sale Soravia Paintings Sale * Socializing Time * State of the Guild by our President Member of the Year Presentation * Thank You's * Group PictureFind out more »
Reception at the Off Track Gallery February 11, Saturday, 4pm - 7pm. The public is invited to an artist’s reception honoring three talented San Dieguito Art Guild. The three members honored are: Carla Funk, ceramics; Pat Smart, batiks; and Cheryl DeLain, jewelry. Refreshments will be served at the reception. All artwork in the Gallery will be 10% OFF the entire day from 10am to closing. This event is free and open to the public. The Off Track Gallery is owned and…Find out more »
The public is invited to an artist’s reception honoring two talented San Dieguito Art Guild members: Yanina Cambareri (watercolor) and Eva Zuzuarregui (jewelry). Born in Argentina, Yanina Cambareri, now lives in Encinitas. The daughter of well-known Argentinean artist Pascual Cambareri, Yanina studied Fine Arts at Mesa College, concentrating in black and white photography as well as pencil and charcoal drawing. Her favorite medium is now watercolor, she finds excitement in the transparency of the medium and the bold use of…Find out more »
Hands-On Workshops taught by skilled artists from the San Dieguito Art Guild
Check In: 9:00 - 9:15am (coffee & goodies)
Workshop: 9:30am to 12:30
Location: Ecke Building at San Diego Botanic Garden 230 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas
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Weave a Pine Needle Ornament (or necklace)
Ecke Building at the San Diego Botanic GardenFind out more »
2017 Mother’s Day Weekend Art, Garden & Studio Tour May 13 & May 14 The San Dieguito Art Guild, a non-profit group that celebrates its 52nd Anniversary this year, will host their 2017 Mother’s Day Weekend Art, Garden & Studio Tour. This is a self-guided, driving tour on Saturday and Sunday, Mother’s Day weekend, May 13 and 14, 2017 from 10am to 4pm each day. Children 17 and under are free. Artists from the San Dieguito Art Guild are positioned…Find out more »
"What Makes Your Heart Sing"
Through August 23, 2017
Encinitas Community Center
The participants, Jeffrey R. Brosbe (Jobs Chair), Karen Fidel (Membership Chair), Sharon Ford (Newletter Chair), Susan Schulte (Secretery), Judianne Shannon (Parliamentarian), Joyce Nash (Hospitality), Carol Korfin (Calendar Chair), Lynn Ely (Monthly Show Chair), Jill Treadwell Svendsen (Webmaster), Sharon Hoffman (Mother’s Day Weekend Tour Chair), Linda Melvin (Gallery Manager), and Grace Swanson (Publicity Chair) share their individual artistic passions: pottery and paintings, glass and gourds, mosaics and mixed media, wood and watercolor, photography, jewelry, and fiber.
The show, which consists of 43 pieces of original artwork, is installed in the lighted cabinet in the hallway of the Community Center, 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive, Encinitas, and runs from now until Wednesday, August 23. The Community Center is open Monday through Saturday, 8:00 am - 10:00 pm and Sunday, 12:00 - 5:00 pm. The Community Center phone number is (760) 943-2260. This exhibit is free and open to the public. All pieces in the show are for sale and available by contacting the artists directly. Contact information is listed on a small card next to each piece.
The San Dieguito Art Guild is dedicated to furthering artistic understanding and fostering artistic growth of members and the community at large by promoting interest, education, knowledge and skills in the visual arts. The guild owns and operates the Off Track Gallery, 937 South Coast Highway 101, Encinitas. The Guild will host a reception at the Off Track Gallery on Saturday, August 12 from 4-7pm to award $500 check each to three promising MiraCosta art students and a $1000 check to the Encinitas Friends of the Arts. These cash awards are a percentage of ticket sales from the annual Mother’s Day Weekend Art, Garden, and Studio Tour last May.
The free 8-week show is part of the Civic Art Program which is an initiative of the Encinitas Commission for the Arts.Find out more »
August 12, Saturday, 4pm - 7pm. The public is invited to a reception that is free and open to the public. Cash awards ($500 each) will be presented to each of three MiraCosta College Students and also to the Encinitas Friends of the Arts ($1000).The three students are as follows. Patrick Andrada is a photographer who has won an honorable mention award in digital photography in the juried MiraCosta Student Show. He is transferring to CSU San Francisco this fall.Sara Paree Ghopeh, who is…Find out more »
You are invited: Saturday 11th of November to LA County Museum of Art ! The Cost for the total trip is $75.00 which includes two locations for pick-up Escondido and Poway. Space is limited so you must reserve your space. If you are interested contact Jo-Lind firstname.lastname@example.org Sharon Ford at email@example.com check the website for more information: www.NCSFA.OrgFind out more »
Lonnie zarem will host and give a demo of this technique. The address is: 1577 Neptune Avenue, Encinitas She will demonstrate the process, tools, and some techniques. Then everyone can do some to get the real feel of it. There will also be a light lunch for us, drinks, etc. RSVP to Kate: firstname.lastname@example.org Hope to see you there!Find out more »
Check your Paint Rag for Designated Weekly Location For more information and meeting times and directions call Joan Grine, 858-481-8783, or email her at email@example.com Be sure to always let others know if you are going to any of these locations to paint with the group in case of last minutes changes and meeting designation. Schedules will be changed for holidays falling on Tuesdays.Find out more »