Call for Publicity Images for 3 shows
S titch/Sew/Knit/Knot, a fiber arts show, May 22 - June 17
Peak Summer, open to all media, June 18 -  August 19
Farm to Table, open to all media, September 3 - October 7

Selected images will automatically be juried into the show upon payment of ingathering fee.   3x5" to 5x5" at 300 DPI. Your original artwork must conform to Arts Center guidelines.
Click here for guidelines
 Please email images to Rebecca@carpinteriaartscenter.org by March 31

You may Register Here
The Lynda Fairly Carpinteria Arts Center Program Committee is now accepting program proposals for the 2019 Summer season.
The season is from June 15 through August 16, 2019.  
Follow these three easy steps:
[1] Download an "APPLICATION TO TEACH AT THE LYNDA FAIRLY CARPINTERIA ARTS CENTER" 
[2] Submit your application by March 18, 2019.
[3] To submit, email your application to our program volunteer Janey Cohen, janeycohen@gmail.com.

MAKE 2019 ARTSY
Take a class, go on a tour, 
check out the Art in Film schedule.
SPRING UKULELE JAM 
This class gives you the opportunity to play with others and hone your skills. This is a more advanced class, but some instruction is available. It's always good to be able to practice with others.
Presenter: Mavis Hansen
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio
Date: MAR 13, 20, 27; APR 03, 10, 17
Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM  
Price: $88.00 / $80.00 for members

PAINTING THE FULL WORM MOON: NOCTURNE PAINTING EN PLEIN AIR 
Local master Thomas Van Stein takes you on a moonlit journey over the course of three days in this workshop. Learn techniques of painting nocturnes en plein air and develop skills to control values in low light situations. Learn the principles of capturing chiaroscuro and timeless night light on canvas.  Oils, acrylics, and pastels are acceptable.  Portable night lighting will be provided.
Presenter: Thomas Van Stein
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio & Courtyard
THREE DATES each with UNIQUE TIMES for this workshop:
MAR 19, 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM  /  MAR 20, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM  /  MAR 21, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM  
Price: $375.00 / $337.50 for members


AFRICAN DRUMMING 
Join the music instructor from Cate School for African drumming in our courtyard. John has traveled to Guinea, Mali, and Senegal to study the art of drumming, dance, and song. Come enjoy the excitement and rhythm of this African tradition!
Presenter: John Knecht
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio
Date: MAR 21
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM  
Price: $16.50 / $15.00 for members

SIP 'N SNIP: THE ART OF BONSAI 
In this introductory workshop to the ancient art of Bonsai, each participant will receive a young starter bonsai and two hours of group instruction on styling & tree care, along with a sampling of Japanese teas and refreshments.  No experience necessary.  All tools provided.  All ages welcome.
Presenter: Joe Sacks  
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, Courtyard
Date: MAR 23
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM  
Price: $65.00 / $58.50 for members


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BEGINNING GUITAR, LEVEL 1 
This class will teach you all the basic skills required to play chords, rhythms and scales so you can play your favorite songs and learn new ones, too.
Presenter: Greg LeRoy
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, Cottage
Date: MAR 30; APR 06, 13, 20, 27; MAY 04, 11, 18, 25
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  
Price: $165.00 / $150.00 for members

INTERMEDIATE GUITAR, LEVEL 2
This class will teach you more advanced skills to play chords, rhythms and scales so you can play your favorite songs and learn new ones, too.
Presenter: Greg LeRoy
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, Cottage
Date: MAR 30; APR 06, 13, 20, 27; MAY 04, 11, 18, 25
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  
Price: $165.00 / $150.00 for members

STONE WRAPPING TECHNIQUES FOR BEGINNERS
Join master craft artist Paula Gregoire-Jones and make amazing wire-wrapped pendants using your favorite beach stones, sea glass or crystals.  Using round or square wire, explore two or more methods of wrapping stones.  This method is not only creative but also an easy way to explore wire-wrapping methods.  Come experience this wonderful medium.  No previous wire-wrapping experience is required.  All materials will be provided, but you may bring your own stones to wrap.
Presenter: Paula Gregoire-Jones, McIntyre Studio
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center
Date: APR 07
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM  
Price: $55.00 / $50.00 for members

BOTANICAL DYEING
Using nature's flowers and leaves, you will steam print a silk scarf using a bundle dyeing process.  It is an enjoyable artistic process and everyone will leave with a beautiful hand-dyed scarf.  Materials provided.
Presenter: Christie Boyd, Courtyard
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center
Date: APR 13
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  
Price: $55.00 / $50.00 for members
INTERMEDIATE STONE WRAPPING TECHNIQUES USING CABOCHONS 
Join master craft artist Paula Gregoire-Jones and learn to make beautiful wire-wrapped pendants from cabochons, shells, coins or flat objects. Make a frame for your cabochon or other object with square wire and half round wire, and then learn how to shape the wires to make your own unique pendant. This method is not only creative but gives you the opportunity to explore the next level in wire wrapping methods. Recommended to have either taken the Beginning Stone Wrapping class or have some wire-working experience. All materials will be provided, but you may bring your own cabochons to wrap.
Presenter: Paula Gregoire-Jones
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio
Date: APR 14
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM  
Price: $55.00 / $50.00 for members

SPLASH INTO WATERCOLOR: UNDERPAINTING FOR PASTELS 

Join Paula Brown and Learn the basics of watercolor underpainting to create a foundation for beautiful pastel paintings.  Understand watercolor media concepts and techniques and the value of "values" that set the stage for beautiful pastels.  Workshop will include a demo and personal guidance as you create your own 8x10" watercolor underpainting and begin pastel application from a provided photo source or a favorite photo you bring to class.  Supply list will be sent upon registration.
Presenter: Paula Brown
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio
Date: APR 16
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM  
Price: $97.00 / $87.00 for members

AFRICAN DRUMMING 
Join the music instructor from Cate School for African drumming in our courtyard. John has traveled to Guinea, Mali, and Senegal to study the art of drumming, dance, and song. Come enjoy the excitement and rhythm of this African tradition!
Presenter: John Knecht
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio
Date: APR 18
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM  
Price: $16.50 / $15.00 for members


BEGINNING WATERCOLOR
Come learn a variety of techniques that will make watercolor painting fun and approachable, even if you've never tried it.  You will take home a "sampler of techniques" painting that will not only be a reference guide for you but also a work of art.  All materials included.  See more of Janey's work at her website, janeycohenart.com.
Presenter: Janey Cohen
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio
Date: MAY 04, 05
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM  
Price: $99.00 / $90.00 for members

AFRICAN DRUMMING 
Join the music instructor from Cate School for African drumming in our courtyard. John has traveled to Guinea, Mali, and Senegal to study the art of drumming, dance, and song. Come enjoy the excitement and rhythm of this African tradition!
Presenter: John Knecht
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center, McIntyre Studio
Date: MAY 16
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM  
Price: $16.50 / $15.00 for members

LET'S DRAW / SKETCH CRAWL 
Develop your drawing skills as a foundation towards painting or as a refresher workshop.  This course will include lecture, demonstration, and practice including use of line, value, composition, and understanding perspective. You'll work in pencil, with pen and ink as an option. We'll sketch at two outdoor sites near the Arts Center.
Presenter: Peggy Oki 
Location: Carpinteria Arts Center
Date: MAY 20
Time: 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM  
Price: $55.00 / $50.00 for members

WHIMSICAL WEDNESDAY TOURS



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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 
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