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Chat with Sandy Erickson, Erickson Fine Art Gallery
9 months ago

Chat with Sandy Erickson, Erickson Fine Art Gallery

About Sandy Erickson After studying painting and art history at UC Berkeley, Sandy Erickson began her career in the art business in San Francisco in 1975, first working for a large …
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Vibrant Community Theater
1 year ago

Vibrant Community Theater

The house goes to dark, the audience quiets in anticipation, and then, lights up—actors hit the boards and the show is on! There’s plenty of this kind of excitement in …
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Museum-quality Furniture Making
1 year ago

Museum-quality Furniture Making

Sebastopol woodworker and carver draw on nature for heritage works of art

Debey Zito seems to be laughing even when she is not. Her infectious mirth comes out whether she’s …
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Thriving Art Scene and Community Centers
1 year ago

Thriving Art Scene and Community Centers

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Sonoma County has a long history of enticing artists and dreamers to its coastal shores, rivers and mountains. As early as the 19th century, painters were drawn to our rustic …
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New Dignity for Old Growth
1 year ago

New Dignity for Old Growth

How can a 5-ton redwood root feel warm, even personal? If you want to experience the feeling of nature, power and amazement all at the same time, visit sculptor Bruce …
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Painting with the Sonoma Four
3 years ago

Painting with the Sonoma Four

Any discussion of Sonoma County artists known for working en plein air has to mention Jack Stuppin, Bill Wheeler, Tony King and the late Bill Morehouse, known as the “Sonoma …
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Seeing the Light
3 years ago

Seeing the Light

Who wouldn’t want to be a plein air painter working in a rural landscape as beautiful as Sonoma County’s? Out there hiking the gloriously rugged and unspoiled landscape, immersed, surrounded, …
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