Don’t struggle your whole life not knowing how to draw a stick figure! In fact, don’t struggle another minute. Take out a pen and paper and follow along with these 8 easy steps! What you will need: A pen – or a pencil, or chalk, or maybe a sharp stick? Paper – or a wall, […]
Get to know the artist and “Grown Ass Kid” Augie W.K.: “My name is Augie W.K., illustrator, canvas artist and muralist. My art is colorful, I often go straight from a rough sketch directly to painting an image, figuring out the colors and forms as the painting develops. My work is very cheeky, reminiscent of […]
Feel the rhythm in Ernest Amos-Jackson’s energetic’s creations: “I create artwork with a unique, dynamic style and passion. I am compelled and find it necessary to express movement and action, influenced in part by watching cartoons and animated movies. My finished works should appear to be dancing.” “I was born here, at Dominican Hospital and […]
Quilter, Nana Montgomery, has lived in Santa Cruz most of her life, having shown in the community for over 20 years. She shares her expressive work: “The imagery in my work comes from a surrealistic tradition that focuses on expression of emotions, ideas and dreams. By employing a vocabulary of symbols that work on multiple […]
The Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History (SCMNH) may be the oldest public museum in town, but for over 100 years it has continued to be a renowned landmark and leader in engaging people with the vibrant nature of this region and beyond. Every spring, the SCMNH spotlights California’s diverse plants, animals and landscapes through an annual […]
Check out designer Nick Ashcroft who uses different strengths of coffee in espresso cups to create a special design.
Kick off your Monday with this relatable art video!
Get inspired watching graffiti artist Douglas Hoekzema go through his creative process.
In this Video, Brazilian collage artist Vik Munik shares his creative process. Enjoy!
Check out this series of work done over two and a half years by artist Thijme Termaat.