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Region’s finest artists all in one place

2013 Best of Show, "Cutting Board" by Leslie DuPratt"

Magnum Opus XXV, Sacramento Fine Arts Center’s annual open show, July 29 through Aug. 16, is open to the region’s finest artists showing original art, sculpture, photography, painting — all mediums. The show’s judge is Gayle Rappaport-Weiland. Artists interested in submitting their work may download the entry form from sacfinearts.org. The gallery will accept submissions […]

No Comment / July 15, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Time for Cowboys and Cornbread

Christmas comes in July for professional Cowboys. It is their busiest time of year. They hit one rodeo after another, roping, riding and wrestling for a chance to win a lot of money in a short period of time. Celebrate the cowboy culture and western living at Cowboys and Cornbread, a day-long celebration of old-fashioned […]

No Comment / July 13, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

160th California State Fair features major improvements, upgrades and bigger fun

El Dorado County’s exhibit at the California State Fair won a Bronze Award. Photo by Susan Laird

After enduring many years of challenge, the Golden Bear at the 160th California State Fair is roaring back. New CEO, new team Led by a new CEO, Rick Pickering, this year’s fair enlisted a new marketing firm, a new website and new talent You won’t believe your eyes. The changes for this year were long […]

No Comment / July 13, 2014 | Posted in Spotlight Columns | Read More »

Musicians bring the classics to Tahoe

Tickets to the third annual Lake Tahoe SummerFest, a series of classical music concerts the first three weekends in August, are on sale at tahoesummerfest.org. The Lake Tahoe SummerFest orchestra is comprised of world-renowned musicians representative of international symphonies including the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, San Francisco, Seattle and Vancouver, among others. For […]

No Comment / July 10, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Tropical breezes bring Hawaiian views to Folsom

"Land of Aloha" by artist Wade Koniakowsky. Painted surfboard 7'x10', oil on linen. Photo by Tatyana Fogarty

The Gallery at 48 Natoma knocks another one out of the ballpark this summer with the opening of “Hawaiian Summer” this Friday. This is sure to be a fun event, and a very enjoyable exhibit over the summer. More on the party in a moment. Let’s talk about the art first. From painted surfboards to […]

No Comment / July 06, 2014 | Posted in Spotlight Columns | Read More »

Arts Center celebrates Old Masters

“My Perugino” by Melanie Marchant Meschery

Sacramento Fine Arts Center presents “In the Style of The Old Masters,” the first juried fine art exhibition of work inspired by the Old Masters — Gothic, Baroque, Abstract, Realism, Drawing, Sculpture, Daguerreotype, Impressionism, Carte-de-visite, Romanticism, Rayographs, André Kertész and Camera obscuras. The show, judged by Melanie Marchant Meschery, runs July 15-26. Marchant Meschery is also showing […]

No Comment / July 04, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

EDMT goes wild with ‘The Jungle Book’

Mowgli (Hunter Clary), center, falls under Kaa's "Trust in Me" spell (handled by Zoe Harding , left and Kori Tosta) during a rehearsal for EDMT's production of "The Jungle Book," opening July 11 at Harris Center for the Arts. The show is appropriate for all ages. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

Nothing gets you through a dangerous jungle full of creatures trying to make a meal out of you like friends. That’s what Mowgli, the man cub raised by wolves, learns in Disney’s “The Jungle Book,” presented by El Dorado Musical Theatre’s Rising Stars, actors ages 6 to 14, July 11-20. “There’s a song called ‘That’s […]

No Comment / July 03, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | Read More »