Holiday boutique accepting crafters

CANYON LAKE – Adult crafters of all ages are invited to participate in the 17th annual Canyon Lake Holiday Boutique, sponsored by the senior committee, Nov. 4-5 at the Senior Center, 23307 Canyon Lake Drive. All items must be handcrafted. The entry fee is $30 with 15 percent of the crafter’s sales donated to the Senior […]

Art aficionados immerse themselves in ‘Art off the Walls’

Art aficionados immerse themselves in ‘Art off the Walls’

Victor Miller Special to Valley News Temecual Valley Art League’s “Art off the Walls” made a successful return to Old Town Temecula, Aug. 4. It had been nine months since the Temecula Valley Art League’s last show and while it gave the appearance of inactivity, it was a busy period for the art group. A […]

Jack and Natasha Ragland to be featured at Merc art exhibit

Rainbow artists Jack and Natasha Ragland are featured this month at the Merc art exhibit. The Merc features 29 of Natasha Ragland’s paintings and 20 of her father’s work. An additional five paintings apiece are displayed at the Ronald H. Roberts Temecula Public Library. The exhibit opened Aug. 4 and runs through Aug. 27. “It’s […]

Explore three exhibitions at ‘Art Off The Walls’ in Old Town Temecula, Aug. 4

TEMECULA ─ The city of Temecula’s Arts, Culture and Entertainment Division invites the community to a very special “Art Off The Walls” experience 6 p.m., Friday, Aug. 4. This month’s First Friday event will occur in three separate locations throughout Old Town Temecula. The Hotel Temecula generously joins the Merc and the Truax Building locations […]

Chaparral High School drama department students win 8 awards from the National Youth Arts awards

Chaparral High School drama department students win 8 awards from the National Youth Arts awards

TEMECULA – The Chaparral High School Performing Arts Department is pleased to announce that students in its drama department, under the direction of Chris Irvin, have earned eight awards and 14 additional nominations in the 12th annual National Youth Arts Awards for the 2016-2017 season. Award winners are: Outstanding Ensemble: the cast of “Chicago;” Artist […]

Showcase of the Arts empowers local girls

Showcase of the Arts empowers local girls

The Women Organizing Women mentoring program hosted their third annual Showcase of the Arts, July 10-12, a three-day boot camp of art, leadership and entrepreneurship classes for girls ages 12 to 17 at The Empowerment Center, 27262 Via Industra Way, in Temecula. For the first two days of the mentoring program, the girls attended workshops […]

Hotel Temecula to host Temecula Valley Art League art contest

Hotel Temecula to host Temecula Valley Art League art contest

Victor Miller Special to Valley News The Hotel Temecula will be the site of the next Temecula Valley Art League event, an art contest to include both adults and students, which will be held Friday, Aug. 4. Following a period of dormancy due to personnel transitions, the art group recently secured the vintage Old Town […]

Cruz wins first in category, donated award for bead dream catcher

Cruz wins first in category, donated award for bead dream catcher

Crystal Cruz entered a bead dream catcher in the San Diego County Fair’s Decorative Arts and Crafts competition, and the Winchester resident not only won first place in the “Other Than Listed” class of the Beading division but also received a donated award from the San Diego Bead Society. “That was really nice,” Cruz said. […]