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Wednesday Sep 03, 2014

Featured Events

Solvang Farmers Market

Farmers Market, 2:30-6PM, every Wednesday; fresh produce, flowers, nuts, cheeses, breads and many other foods.  A non-profit founded in 1983 to provide California farmers with direct access at landmark locations to market their agricultural products directly to the local community. The SBCFMA continues working diligently to bring the freshest and most nutritious produce our rich local agricultural land has to offer for you and your families. The markets serve to strengthen the local ... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 03 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Thursday Sep 04, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 04 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

Jeffrey Osborne at Chumash Casino

Jeffrey Osborne Thursday September 4 $25 Funk R&B musician Jeffrey Osborne's career has brought him five gold and platinum albums, including "Stay With Me Tonight" and "Only Human." He also scored an international hit with "On the Wings of Love" in a duet recorded with James Ingram. Don't miss him performing live!  

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 04 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Friday Sep 05, 2014

Donna Greene & The Roadhouse Daddies

  • September 5, 2014
  • Location: Figueroa Mountain Brewery
  • Address: 45 Industrial Way, Buellton, CA 93463

Join us at this award-winning brewery! Featuring Greg 'Snoots' Loeb on guitar, Stan Taylor on bass and Arnie Christensen on drums. No cover!...    

History of Santa Barbara Wine Appellations

Learn about the diverse viticulture areas on the Santa Barbara County while sipping five fabulous wines from each of the AVA’s. Class includes a half glass of each wine along with cheese and crackers.  

History of SBC AVAs at the Wandering Dog Wine Bar

  • September 5, 2014
  • Location: Wandering Dog Wine Bar
  • Address: 1539 Mission Dr., Solvang, CA 93463
  • Venue: Wandering Dog Wine Bar

In the September class, guests will learn about the history of Santa Barbara as a wine country, and will sample wines from the five distinct AVAs in the County.  

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 05 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 05 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Saturday Sep 06, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 06 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

Live Music at Sevtap Tasting Room

Live music every Saturday night at Sevtap Tasting Room.  

Live Music at The Good Life

Join us for live Blues music by local legend, Blues Bob & The Loopy Blues Band. The Good Life is a retail shop & bar specializing in California Craft Beer and local, small production wines. Open daily at 12pm with live music by some of the finest local musicians every Saturday Night! All guests must be 21+  

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 06 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Wheat, Wool & Water: History and Archaeology of the Santa Inés Mission Mills Gallery Talk

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 6, 4 pm: "Wheat, Wool & Water: History and Archaeology of the Santa Inés Mission Mills." Gallery Talk with Michael Imwalle, Archaeologist. Free.  

Sunday Sep 07, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 07 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 07 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Monday Sep 08, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 08 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 08 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Tuesday Sep 09, 2014

Call to Singers - Auditions for the Santa Ynez Valley Master Chorale

  • September 9, 2014
  • Address: 2672 Janin Way, Solvang, CA 93460

The Santa Ynez Valley Master Chorale and professional Concert Orchestra are excited to begin rehearsals for holiday concerts featuring the Baroque masterpiece, “Gloria” by Antonio Vivaldi, the juxtaposition of two settings of the poem by James Agee, “Sure on This Shining Night” with musical settings by Morten Lauridsen and Samuel Barber, the international award-winning “Sanctus” by our own Chris A Bowman, and carols from around the world, and more! Performan... Read More

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 09 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 09 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Wednesday Sep 10, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 10 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

Solvang Farmers Market

Farmers Market, 2:30-6PM, every Wednesday; fresh produce, flowers, nuts, cheeses, breads and many other foods.  A non-profit founded in 1983 to provide California farmers with direct access at landmark locations to market their agricultural products directly to the local community. The SBCFMA continues working diligently to bring the freshest and most nutritious produce our rich local agricultural land has to offer for you and your families. The markets serve to strengthen the local ... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 10 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Thursday Sep 11, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 11 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

Ramon Ayala at Chumash Casino

Ramon Ayala Thursday September 11 $55, $65, $75, $85, $95 Four-time Grammy Award nominee Ramon Ayala is one of the most popular and esteemed personalities in Regional Mexican music. He has recorded over 75 albums, each featuring the signature accordion and vocal style that has earned him induction into the Pura Vida Music Awards Hall of Fame. Come see him perform his top corridos, rancheras and boleros, live in concert.

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 11 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Friday Sep 12, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 12 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 12 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Saturday Sep 13, 2014

American Diabetes Association's Tour de Cure Women's Series

  • September 13, 2014
  • Address: Leadbetter Beach, Santa Barbara, CA

Grab your bikes, ladies! Tour de Cure Women’s Series What better way to spend time with your girlfriends than doing something active together that celebrates your health? Whether an avid cyclist or just a beginner, the Tour de Cure Women’s Series is a chance to ride in sisterhood to celebrate all women living with diabetes and all those affected by the disease. For more than twenty years men and women have been taking the ride of their life in Tour de Cure events across the country,... Read More

Artisan Wine Series at The Good Life

Join us for an afternoon of tasting with 3 of our brilliant local wine makers and they pour their stunning small lot selections. Doug Timewell (Toucan Wines); Ryan Roark (Roark Wine Co.) and Jake Lindley (Lindley Wines). All three will be on site to discuss wine and life here in the valleys. Tickets are available through our website and facebook or here in the shop. The Good Life is a retail shop & bar specializing in California Craft Beer and local, small production wines. Open daily ... Read More

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 13 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

Kalyra Winery Summer Move Night - INVICTUS

September 13, 2014 Saturday 5:00pm Kalyra Winery 343 N. Refugio Road Santa Ynez, CA Kalyra Winery Summer Move Night: INVICTUS - Kalyra Winery - Sat Sep 13 at 5:00PM FREE ADMISSION SHOWN IN KALYRA'S OUTDOOR AMPHITHEATER ON A 20' BIG SCREEN FOOD TRUCK: Georgia's Smokehouse DOORS OPEN AT 5PM/ MOVIE STARTS AT DUSK Join us on the second Saturday of every month from May to October for free Kalyra Summer Movie Nights! Enjoy Kalyra wines by the glass or bottle; the tasting room will offer specials... Read More

Live Music at Sevtap Tasting Room

Live music every Saturday night at Sevtap Tasting Room.  

Live Music at The Good Life

We have Santa Barbara's own Matt Clark in house with classic covers and original tunes! The Good Life is a retail shop & bar specializing in California Craft Beer and local, small production wines. Open daily at 12pm with live music by some of the finest local musicians every Saturday Night! All guests must be 21+  

Merlot Taste-Off, Celebrate Sideways movie 10th Anniversary

The public is invited to enjoy the Merlot Taste-Off!  sponsored by the Solvang Conference & Visitors Bureau in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the award-winning movie Sideways, filmed on location in Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley. The event will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014, from 3:00-6:00 p.m. in the garden courtyard of the Solvang Festival Theater, 420 Second Street in downtown Solvang. Area wineries participating include Baehner Fournier, Buttonwood, Ca... Read More

Sanford Winery & Vineyard Walk, Barrel Tasting & Luncheon with Transportation

COME TAKE A SPECIAL TRIP WITH US! VINEYARD WALK & LUNCHEON WITH BARREL TASTING Transportation from our Santa Barbara Tasting Room Included Saturday, September 13, 2014 | 9:30 am A Feast for the Senses You are invited to an exclusive vineyard walk, picnic luncheon and special wine tasting at Sanford Winery on Saturday, September 13th. Round trip transportation from our downtown Santa Barbara Tasting Room to the Sanford vineyards and winery in the Santa Rita Hills will be provided. Take this ... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 13 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Sunday Sep 14, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 14 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

Sunday Jazz in the Garden with Alfredo Rodriguez

“One of the most prolific and gifted jazz pianists of the 21st century” – Quincy Jones We invite you to relax in the Patrons Garden and enjoy listening to internationally renown Cuban jazz pianist Alfredo Rodriguez. Alfredo has collaborated with some of the biggest names in Latin music as well as many major American jazz. $30 each Beer, wine & other refreshments will be available for purchase. Ticket sales are limited to 100 seats so buy now to guarantee a seat.

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 14 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Monday Sep 15, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 15 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 15 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Tuesday Sep 16, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 16 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 16 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

Wednesday Sep 17, 2014

Images from Coast to Coast

  • September 17 – November 3, 2014
  • Location: Los Olivos Café
  • Address: 2870 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Marilyn Benson is an artist who takes great pleasure in translating her views and experiences of visual experiences to paintings that offer delight to viewers and collectors of her work.The artist was British born and educated before locating her family in Santa Maria and pursuing a career outside of the arts. It was a bit later in life that she realized her passion for painting and the possibilities inherent in pursuing that; she is an accomplished self-taught artist who has had numerous local... Read More

Solvang Farmers Market

Farmers Market, 2:30-6PM, every Wednesday; fresh produce, flowers, nuts, cheeses, breads and many other foods.  A non-profit founded in 1983 to provide California farmers with direct access at landmark locations to market their agricultural products directly to the local community. The SBCFMA continues working diligently to bring the freshest and most nutritious produce our rich local agricultural land has to offer for you and your families. The markets serve to strengthen the local ... Read More

Solvang Third Wednesday Wine and Beer Walk

Every month of the Third Wednesday......enjoy wine and beer tasting while strolling through the Village of Solvang. Most wine tasting rooms offer special discounts to Wine & Beer Walk participants on wine and merchandise. Tickets are $20 and include a Solvang Third Wednesday logo glass, map and tasting of 5 places of your choice. Tickets may be purchased the day of (cash only please) at the Olive House 1661 Mission Dr; Sort This Our Cellars, 1636 Copenhagen Dr; or Wandering Dog Wine Bar, ... Read More

The Vineyard Series: an Inspired Exhibit of Unique Textile Art  

  • September 17 – October 1, 2014
  • Location: Guild Room at Gallery Los Olivos
  • Address: 2920 Grand Avenue, Los Olivos, CA

Belinda is a contemporary textile artist who draws inspiration from the colors, textures and organic patterns that occur in the natural environment.  Working from her studio, Windows on Woodstock in the Santa Ynez Valley, she translates her inspirational surroundings into complex cloth, utilizing hand-dying, painting and screening cottons and silks. The altered fabric is then layered and stitched to create texture and enhance the surface images.   Regarding the series on vie... Read More

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