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FARM TO TABLE
SEPTEMBER 5 - OCTOBER 15
Art pictured by Rebecca Stebbins
Call To Artists! 

Farm to Table is a juried art exhibiton open to local and regional artists in 2- and 3-dimensional media. The show will help focus awareness of the natural resources and sustainable agriculture in our region, featuring artistsic interpretations of beautiful lands and remarkable products of our region. 
Artist Ingathering will be held Wednesday September 4th from 10:00am-12:30pm at The Carpinteria Arts Center. 
Please visit  www.carpinteriaartscenter.org for ingathering specifications. 

Call to Jewelers: 
Ingathering 
September 3, 10 to 11:30 a.m., pickup 1 - 2 p.m.
The Lynda Fairly Carpinteria Arts Center offers programing for everyone, young and old, locals and visitors alike.  The arts enrich our lives in countless ways, and we hope you find something here that brings you joy!

BEGINNING UKELELE
Presenter: Mavis Hansen
Date: 6 Wednesdays: September 4 - October 9
Time: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Price: $88/$80 for members
Learn simple chords and strumming techniques for sing-alongs as you begin to master this fun instrument. Bring your own ukulele to the first session or borrow one from the presenter.


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BEGINNING GUITAR, LEVEL 1
Presenter: Greg LeRoy
Date: 10 Saturdays: September 7 - November 9
Time: 10 - 11 a.m.
Price: $165/$150 for members
This class will teach you all the basic skills required to play chords, rhythms and scales so you can play your favorite songs and new ones, too.

INTERMEDIATE GUITAR, LEVEL 2
Presenter: Greg LeRoy
Date: 10 Saturdays: September 7 - November 9
Time: 11 a.m. - Noon
Price: $165/$150 for members
This class will teach you more advanced skills to play chords, rhythms and scales to improve your playing and help you learn new material.

JEWELRY: TWISTED WIRE AND BEAD BRACELET AND PENDANT VARIATIONS
Presenter: Paula Gregoire-Jones
Date: Saturday, September 7
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Price: $55/$50 for members
Learn to make these easy, beautiful, bangle-style bracelets and pendants using an assortment of stone beads and wire. All materials provided. No experience necessary. Please bring reading glasses or other magnification for close-up work.

INTRO TO PLEIN AIR OIL PAINTING
Presenter: Paula Brown
Date: Sunday, September 8
Time: 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Price: $70/$63 for members
Painting in the great outdoors, or "en plein air" is quick, fun and creative. Discover how to see shapes, values, and color all in the moment and in the environment. Start with thumbnail pre-paint sketches, and then paint with oils using dark to light color mixing. A supply list will be sent upon registration.

BUSINESS BASICS FOR THE ARTIST: THE PRACTICAL SIDE OF EMBRACING YOUR TALENT
Presenter: Michael Van Osterhoudt
Date: Sunday, September 15
Time: 1 - 4 p.m.
Price: $30/$27 for members
This workshop will fill your toolbox with the essentials of the artist's trade: organization, sales, pricing, studio and inventory management, and business frameworks for the working artist. Invest in yourself. Get organized for success and wise to the pitfalls of the art market!

MINI COLLAGE CLASS
Presenter: Susan Tibbles
Date: Tuesday, September 17
Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Price: $58/$53 for members
Both experienced and new collage artists are welcome to join this journey of creative discovery taught through demos and a hands-on project. Bring magazines and other papers to work with. All other supplies provided.

CIGAR BOX WORKSHOP
Presenter: Susan Tibbles
Date: Wednesday, September 18
Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Price: $65/$58.50 for members
Create unique artwork using a cigar box, wallpaper and an object. Power tools (Dremels, drills, etc.) will be provided along with cigar boxes, wallpaper, and objects. You may bring small objects of your choice to incorporate into    your artwork.

THE ART OF ENCAUSTICS MINI WORKSHOP
Presenter: Susan Tibbles
Date: Thursday, September 19
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Price: $137.50/$125 for members
Come explore the exciting medium of hot wax! This small class is designed to provide a personal, hands-on learning environment to help artists discover their own voices in a new medium. Students are required to wear long-sleeve, tight-fitting shirts and work pants. All materials provided.

FIELDS OF FLOWERS IN PASTEL
Presenter: Kris Buck
Date: Saturday, September 28
Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Price: $110/$100 for members
This workshop will focus on painting the landscape with an emphasis on fields of flowers. Demonstration and instruction will be in pastel and will include a watercolor under-painting technique. Materials list will be emailed.

Please visit our website for complete listing of programs.
TOURS
JOIN US - WE VISIT AMAZING PLACES, 
 AND ITS MORE FUN TOGETHER!

WESTMONT COLLEGE RIDLEY-TREE MUSEUM OF ART
A docent-led tour of the exhibit "A Spontaneous Response: The Innovative Ceramics of Don Reitz" featuring seventy-eight of Reitz's best works from throughout his career and an all new full color, cloth bound, Don Reitz monograph with essays by Peter Held and Glenn Adamson.
Date: September 4 (Wednesday)
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Price: Non-members $11/Members $10



THE AUTRY MUSEUM OF THE WEST
Join us to discover the art, history and cultures of the American West. Located in beautiful Griffith Park, the museum features world-class galleries filled with paintings, film memorabilia, Native American Art, and more! It was also voted "Favorite Museum" 2014-2018 by Los Angeles Daily News readers. Our Santa Barbara Airbus will leave from the Lynda Fairly Carpinteria Art Center at 8:30 am on Wednesday October 16, to arrive for a docent-led tour, time to stroll galleries independently, and grab lunch (cost not included) in the Crossroads West Cafe. Return time to Carpinteria will be about 3:30 or 4:00 PM.
Date: October 16 (*2nd Wednesday)
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Price: Non-members $60/Members $55



HEATHER JAMES FINE ART GALLERY, MONTECITO
Heather James Fine Art presents a rare look into art history's past and present, offering important works from a cross-section of periods, movements, and genres including Post-War, Contemporary, Impressionist, Modern, American, Latin American, and Old Masters. Each year, its galleries present an array of museum-quality exhibitions exploring historical and contemporary themes, or examining the work of individual influential artists.
Date: November 6 (Wednesday)
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Price: Non-members $11/Members $10



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Website Links for Artist Members
If you are a member of the Carpinteria Arts Center and would like to have a link to your artist or gallery website from the Arts Center website, please send your website link and a SMALL image 
(less than 1MB) to rls7jsm@msn.com.

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