An Artist Takes a Field Trip

Today I visited the Carnegie Arts Center in Turlock and  had a special experience — as an artist, it was a gift. I have photographs in the Central California Art Showcase exhibition and I was coming to watch two fifth grade classes from Ceres go through a lesson on perspective. The docent lecture and discussionContinue reading “An Artist Takes a Field Trip”

“In Their Footsteps” Art Around Town

Art Around Town is almost here!  On May 12, from 6 – 9 p.m., six Downtown businesses will be featuring great art and great food as part of the quarterly art walk events planned for 2016. Because this is also the Centennial year for the Carnegie Arts Center, on this special night the Turlock HistoricalContinue reading ““In Their Footsteps” Art Around Town”

Carnegie Adds New Gift Shop Artisan

  The Carnegie Arts Center welcomes Valeria Jimenez as the newest vendor in the Allen Family Members Gallery & Gift Shop.  The Carnegie’s gift shop now features Valeria’s rings, bracelets, and necklaces. Valeria Jimenez owns and operates Valeriashop, a small business specializing in handcrafted jewelry.  Her accessories are the perfect blend of both exquisiteness andContinue reading “Carnegie Adds New Gift Shop Artisan”