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By Hand: Extraordinary Craft in California

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Feb 8, 2013 to Apr 5, 2013
11:30 am until 5:00 pm

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).


By Hand: Extraordinary Craft in California

The Pence presents its first juried exhibit of fine craft by artists and craftspeople residing in California, as selected by Julie M. Muniz, Associate Curator, Design and Decorative Arts, Oakland Museum of California.

By Hand: Extraordinary Fine Craft in California showcases work that is cutting-edge and has the highest standard of workmanship.  Artists were selected for their aesthetic vision and innovative use of materials, including wood, clay, acrylic, textiles, and metal.   

Exhibiting artists include Marlene Bloomberg, Susan Brady, Beverly Crist, Dede deGraffenried, Alex Friedman, Tricia Goldberg, Mark Goudy, Bill Heiderich, Franki Kohler, Barbetta Lockart, Emma Luna, Chris Motley, Kathy Pallie, Liza Riddle, Jan Schachter, Louise Schiele, Jeff Snell, Matt Trethric, Melissa Woodburn, and Carolyn Zeitler. Several guest local artists were invited as well, such as Joshua Rutherford, Marjan Kluepfel, Dean Moniz, and Paula Bellacera.

This exhibit is sponsored by the Creative Arts League, which is dedicated to promoting, exhibiting, educating and building a community of art enthusiasts around a shared interest in art and fine craft throughout Northern California.

2nd Friday ArtAbout Reception and Award Ceremony:  Please visit us on Friday, February 8th from 6-9 PM for the award ceremony and opening reception when the 1st place, 2nd place and 3rd place awards will be announced. View the exhibition, meet the juror and artists, and enjoy delicious refreshments. Copies of the exhibition catalog will be available for purchase.

Cost Free

Pence Gallery
212 D Street
Davis, CA
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Make-A-Wish Foundation's 27th annual Wine and Food Fest

Make-A-Wish Foundation's 27th annual Wine and Food Fest

Images from the Make-A-Wish Foundation's 27th annual Wine and Food Fest Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Sacramento Convention Center. Guests were treated to food and drink from nearly 100 local eateries and bars. Other vendors auctioned off wares and services ranging from hand-woven free trade baskets to modern art work and vintage photographs. Proceeds from the event went to the charity’s mission of arranging experiences for children with life-threatening medical conditions.

Published: Wednesday, April 29, 2015

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