Artist Spotlight

Santa Clarita Artists Association to Participate in Newhall Chalk Art Festival

The Santa Clarita Artists Association (SCAA) will be participating in Old Town Newhall’s Chalk Art Festival this year in two capacities.

SCAA artist representatives will be drawing with pastels, a 10’x10’ reproduction of a masterpiece, as other members provide fun art activities for children in front of the SCAA Gallery, located on 6th Street between Railroad […]

2018-06-27T09:52:56-07:00June 27th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, Events, News|

West Ranch Percussion Ensemble Returns Home as World Champions

The 24 members of the West Ranch High School percussion Ensemble will forever be known as world champions as they took home the top prize at the Winter Guard International (WGI) World Championships in Dayton, Ohio, this past weekend.

Nineteen students, led by West Ranch Director of Instrumental Music, Jason Marshall, and percussion Instructors Julio Diaz, […]

2018-04-25T14:03:28-07:00April 25th, 2018|Announcements, Artist Spotlight, News|

Savannah Burrows Wows Crowd at Poppy Festival

The up and coming country star opened for Chris Lane, a prominent country musician, at the April 22 show. The two artists put on a performance in front of a packed house that emulated the energy and excitement of the Poppy Festival.

Burrows has previously opened for top artists including the Swon Brothers, Wilson Phillips, The […]

2018-04-25T14:03:47-07:00April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Stars Share Spotlight as Cowboy Festival Turns 25

Veterans of the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival stage were honored Saturday night as the city celebrated the festival’s silver anniversary at William S. Hart Park in Newhall.

Highlight of the evening was the presentation of branding irons bearing Hart’s monogram to eight performers, some of whom have entertained local crowds almost since the beginning of the […]

2018-04-25T13:50:49-07:00April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

“Cowboy in the School” Workshop at Santa Clarita Elementary

The City of Santa Clarita has brought the “Cowboy in the School” program to several schools. This year, the sixth grade students of Santa Clarita Elementary were visited by musician Gary Allegretto and his harmonica.

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“Cowboy in the School” Workshop at Santa Clarita Elementary

2018-04-25T12:04:21-07:00April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, Education, News|

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Inside the Gallery: Artists’ Day at Rancho Camulos Museum

Plein air painters spent their Friday outside on April 6, capturing the natural and historic beauty of the Rancho Camulos Museum during the Museum’s annual Artists’ Day.

The annual day has artists come out to the Museum and bring their art supplies along with them, giving them the chance to have a relaxing day outside and […]

2018-04-25T11:11:44-07:00April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Inside the Gallery: Yarn Bomb by Forge Ahead Arts

Forge Ahead Arts, a community arts organization, added color and coziness to Canyon Country Park with their Yarn Bomb project.

Watch the video and see how participants reimagined statues in the park using yarn and knits.

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Finding Art Santa Clarita | Inside the Gallery: Yarn Bomb by Forge Ahead Arts

2018-04-25T10:55:02-07:00April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Inside the Gallery: Food Memories

Jeff “Six” Barber brought this delectably inspired gallery to The ARTree Studio 2, allowing viewers to ponder their own food memories as they explored the various pieces.

“Food Memories” began Friday, March 23 and ran until Sunday, March 25, with various special events happening to celebrate the gallery.

Watch above to see the pieces from “Food Memories” […]

2018-04-10T12:14:45-07:00April 10th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Youth Arts Showcase: CAP Music, CalArts Advanced Ensemble

Watch the full performance of CAP Music, Cal Arts Advanced Ensemble from the Santa Clarita Youth Arts Showcase.

In celebration of Youth Art Month, the city of Santa Clarita held its third annual Youth Arts Showcase on March 24, 2018, at The Centre. The free event gave students in the Santa Clarita Valley an opportunity to showcase their […]

2018-04-09T13:26:10-07:00April 9th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

‘Shoreline Symmetry’ Art Exhibit at The MAIN to Showcase Geometric Nature-Inspired Digital Art

Starting Monday, April 16, 2018, the art gallery at The MAIN in Old Town Newhall will showcase “Shoreline Symmetry, an art exhibition showcasing fantastical, nature-inspired digital art printed on aluminum by artist Karen Hochman Brown. The exhibition will be on display through Friday, May 11, 2018. An art reception for “Shoreline Symmetry” will take place on Thursday, April 19, 2018,

With […]

2018-04-09T13:10:48-07:00April 9th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|