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Our first ever virtual art ingathering! We will be featuring the art on our webpage and on social me dia; weā€™ll also rotate artworks for display in our front gallery window. The ingathering fee is only $3!
Free Painting Class for the Community
Join us for a virtual painting class on Saturday, May 30th at 2pm. Instructor Tammy Gilkey will teach to all skill levels as she guides you through every step to replicate this painting of Linden Avenue in Carpinteria. This class is free for our community, but   donations are welcome .
93013 Auction Raises $2332!
šŸ’œ Thank you to all of the auction bidders, the organizer Annette Fisher, the 93013 Fund and contributing artists: Karen Glancy, Ray Jaurique, Amie Rodriguez, Tina Culver, Lisa Thomas, Mark Brickley, Mavis Hansen, Carla Nash, Jamey Geston and David Powdrell !
Only 3 Days Left to Submit Poetry
Such a meaningful time to focus on the theme this yearšŸ§”Gratitude šŸ§”
We extended our poetry competition deadline to May 17 to give you more time to create! Prizes include $300 for adults, $100 for teens & $50 for children 12 & under.
Monday, May 18th @ 5pm we will be hosting our 4th virtual  Story Time for Grown-Ups  featuring three of our local authors: Paula Brown, Kathy Schultz & Gary Delanoeye . For more details on the authors and their books, look for our social media post featuring them this weekend.
Join the Story Time Zoom meeting by clicking on the following link:
Meeting ID: 801 282 353
Password: 009590 (now required for added security.)
You can also call in to listen by dialing  669-900-6833, 801282353#,1#,009590#
šŸŒžCreate bookmarks to brighten the day of a senior citizen!
Ribbons and metal bookmarks are at the front door of our gallery in a basket behind our big potted plant of reeds. Please take some and decorate them to brighten your day. If you return them to our front door, we will give them out to senior citizens on Sunday evenings for the 93013 Fund's free hot meal delivery night. If you live in Carpinteria and would like some bookmarks delivered to your front door for you to decorate, please contact Kristina Calkins by email at Kristina@CarpinteriaArtsCenter.org or call 805-684-7789.
The Lynda Fairly Carpinteria Arts Center | 805-684-7789  | www.Carpinteria Arts Center.org