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SAT AM - Art 101: August with Denise Cerro

Sat., Oct. 26, 10 a.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$99


If you're brand new to art making and don’t know where to start, this is the class for you! A fun and informative one day workshop that will get you started on your way to painting and help you decide the creative direction you'd like to go and which class is the next best step for you.Topics covered: paints, brushes, color, mediums, paint additives, mixed media, mark making tools, paint applicator tools, texture making tools, tools from around your home, working with mediums, gels and pastes.Students will also complete a simple and fun painting in class!​All supplies are included! Saturday AM, 10am-3pm for one day ​Student parking available in back more

FestFam Micro-fest

Sun., Aug. 25, 11 a.m.
Wellness Lounge Mission Bay 1548 Quivira Way, San Diego

Buy Tickets$40


Unique one-day Micro-festival provides an opportunity for all individuals to create and connect using art and new experiences.

Project Healing Ink

Sun., Aug. 25, 12 p.m.
862 Prospect St 862 Prospect Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$20-$35


An afternoon of creativity and release

Historic Tour of Chicano Park & Local Arts Dist

Sun., Aug. 25, 12:30 p.m.
Chicano Park 2058 Logan Ave, San Diego

Buy Tickets$50


We will take you on a personalized tour of the biggest outdoor art museum in the country by one of its founders, artist Mario Torero. We will meet you at the park. You must be a party of at least 4 at this unique discounted price of $50 per person as opposed to the normal price of $75 per person. Mario himself will take you on the tour of his and other colorful murals, decorated pylons and historic paintings of the Coronado Bridge collectively referred to as Chicano Park. You will learn the history of the Spanish colonization of San Diego including facts about the Kumeyaay tribe. Chicano Park is more

Acrylic Paint Pouring Class - Floating Cup Technique

Tue., Aug. 27, 4 p.m.
Hobby Lobby 8810 Grossmont Boulevard, La Mesa

Buy Tickets$45


All-Level Fluid Art Class Focusing on the Floating Cup Technique, My all-time favorite pouring technique. Explore the fun and fascinating world of acrylic paint pouring. Create two 8”x10” acrylic pour paintings using the mesmerizing floating cup technique. You bring the paint and I’ll provide the rest. Here’s some of what you’ll learn in this Acrylic Pouring class: • Why the floating cup and open cup are so addictively fun. • How to mix your acrylic paints to the proper consistency. • How to prep your canvas for the best results. • Different floating cup methods and materials. • Create two beautiful paintings you’ll be proud of. • How to finish more

TUE - Contemporary Oil Painting with instructor Duke Windsor

Tue., Aug. 27, 6 p.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$199


Learn about painting materials, contemporary styles, blending paint, contrast, sketching, the underpainting and basic color theory. Students will also study oil painting exercises that cover color and form, distance and texture, basic forms and color value scale through painting from photos.This 6-week class will move at each individual student’s pace and skill. By the end of the course, the student will have a basic understanding of oil painting and will be ready to move on the next step in the joy of painting.​​Supply List (get 10% off with a student discount from Artist & Craftsman) ​Michael Harding Introductory Oil Paint Set Gamblin Gamson Odorless Mineral Spirits (Small) Gamblin Solvent Free more

Day Trip: Pageant of the Masters (POM) and Festival of the Arts (FOA)

Wed., Aug. 28, 2 p.m.
La Jolla Community Center 6811 La Jolla Boulevard, San Diego

Buy Tickets$95-$115


One of the most unique productions in the world, the POM is a 90-minute theatrical performance where famous works of art are brought to life onstage. A live narrator guides the audience through the story of each piece, complete with music by a full orchestra. With a theme of The Time Machine, audiences will be transported around the globe and into the past, present and future in search of great art and amazing stories. There’s plenty to see and do at the FOA Show before the Pageant. Named one of the top art festivals in the nation, the Festival Art Show features the work of 140 Orange County artists. Peruse more

WED PM - Art 101: June with Laurie Fuller

Wed., Aug. 28, 6 p.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$99


If you're brand new to art making and don’t know where to start, this is the class for you! A fun and informative one day workshop that will get you started on your way to painting and help you decide the creative direction you'd like to go and which class is the next best step for you.Topics covered: paints, brushes, color, mediums, paint additives, mixed media, mark making tools, paint applicator tools, texture making tools, tools from around your home, working with mediums, gels and pastes.Students will also complete a simple and fun painting in class!​All supplies are included! Wednesdays PM, 6pm-8pm for 3 weeks Student parking available in back more

State of Mind: Drag Interview and Private Show @ Amplified // Acid Vault

Wed., Aug. 28, 9 p.m.
Amplified Ale Works E-vil 1429 Island Avenue, San Diego

Buy Tickets$25


Sit Down Discussion with Local Performers Every Month Drag Stories, Experiences, Wisdom, Personal Insight. Followed by a private drag show

MEET THE ARTIST :: COCO STUDIO NIGHT

Thu., Aug. 29, 6:30 p.m.
IDEA1 Apartments 895 Park Boulevard, San Diego

Buy Tickets$10


CATHERINE CARLTON/MICHELE ZOUSMER

John Holm: Impressionism Art Show

Fri., Aug. 30, 5 p.m.
Bliss101 553 S Coast Hwy 101, Encinitas

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Please join us for a night of art by our new artist John Holm! John fell in love with the ocean as a boy, living on the North Shore of Oahu. He learned to surf in Santa Cruz in the 60s, while studying advertising at Art Center. After graduating, John became a Navy pilot and took in more beautiful surf and coastline while he was stationed in Monterey. A thirty-year career in advertising then took him to New York and later to Seattle, where he now lives. He’s back to doing what he loves these days: painting and surfing. John’s early memories of the ocean and retro Southern Californian surf more

SAT - "Color Theory & Developing Neutrals" Workshop with Julia San Roman

Sat., Aug. 31, 10 a.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$95


Control your colors so they don't control you!This workshop focuses on the art of color mixing using oils or acrylics. Learn how to use complementary colors to create subtle neutral grays, which combined with pure hue, makes a composition sing.We'll go through short exercises to implement the color theory and subsequently, as a final project, an abstract composition will be produced with dominant neutrals and pure color accents. Join us! Saturday, August 31st: 10am-3pm All skill levels welcome Students are encouraged to bring a drink and snacks. ​​Student parking available in back lot.

The Power of Gold Leaf with Duke Windsor

Sat., Aug. 31, 10:30 a.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$55


Explore the history, tools, materials, and hand-on techniques for gold leaf and gold powder in this intensive workshop! Plus the application of edible gold leaf to enhance your special event.A great workshop to attend for artists preparing to enter our national show's call for art: "In Gold We Trust."Adhesive brushes and metal leaf will be provided by the instructor. Supply List / What To Bring:• an existing art piece for practice• an existing art piece for a final project• Gilders Tip (medium) 3”• Gilders Mop• Scissors• Gilders Pad (optional) • Gilders Knife (optional)Order your supplies online HERE. Most stores will not carry the above items. NOTE: The instructor will have more

"I AM HERE: A Story of the Unbreakable Spirit"

Sat., Aug. 31, 6:30 p.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$30


A powerful evening of live music, including a reception with a silent auction, raffle, and complementary hors d'oeuvres and beverage.

the Rope collective’s Open Practice

Wed., Sept. 4, 7 p.m.
Upright Citizen 282 3rd Avenue, Chula Vista

Buy Tickets$10


A mellow and intimate night of rope to practice, learn, and connect.

Celestial Magic

Fri., Sept. 6, 5 p.m.
June Rubin Studio/Gallery 2690 Historic Decatur, Liberty Station, San Diego

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Celestial Magic bedazzles the viewer with images by San Diego artist June Rubin’s wild imagination. Persian Dream Sky mixed media is a constellation of gems on a purple sky, depicting a runner in the sky above the long-haired woman on horseback reaching skyward as does a sea colored blue tree. In Majestic Tree the clouds sparkle with glitter and the tree has oversized browned bougainvillea petals collaged along with bits of paper, gems and a smattering of glitter. An upside- down window below the artist’s signature keeps one wondering.Bring friends and family to this delightful First Friday at Liberty Station to meet the creative artist June Rubin.Celestial Magic runs for more

Suzka: Gallery Night at Patron’s Corner!

Fri., Sept. 6, 6 p.m.
Patron's Corner 332 J Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$10


Suzka’s World is coming to Patron’s Corner! Join us for a night full of Art, Music, Food and MORE!

Bella Notte: An Evening Under the Stars (2019)

Fri., Sept. 6, 7 p.m.
Mt. Carmel High School 9550 Carmel Mountain Road, San Diego

Buy Tickets$10-$30


2nd Annual Fundraising Gala to benefit Mt. Carmel High School Choir & Drama Departments FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 Dinner served at 7:00 pm; Entertainment begins after sunset VIP SEATING: $30* Plated three-course meal served at a reserved front-row table PICNIC SEATING: $10* Please provide your own meal, and blankets & low-profile chairs PLEASE NOTE: We have a no-refund policy, so please be sure that you can attend the event. If for whatever reason you are no longer able to attend, you are responsible for selling or gifting your tickets to someone else. Thank you in advance for your cooperation. *Online ticket price includes a credit card processing fee more

SAT - "Painting Architecture in Acrylics" Workshop with instructor Joe A. Oakes

Sat., Sept. 7, 10 a.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$90


Learn this artist's personal approach to painting architecture and understanding perspective and get ideas on how architecture can be just a part of the composition or the entire subject matter.Discussions on composition, color, value and acrylic painting techniques will also be covered. All this in a structured but light and fun environment!Please bring personal images that include buildings as reference material. Oil and pastel artists are also welcome. Feel free to bring your lunch or snack to enjoy during class.​• Cropping images & eliminating the unnecessary• Basic approach to perspective• Simple painting system for any style• Composition, color, value, techniques• Each student will create a finished piece Supply List (get more

Carolyn Doke Artist Showcase & Reception

Sat., Sept. 7, 5 p.m.
2679 Imperial Ave 2679 Imperial Avenue, San Diego

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Please come and enjoy an evening of art and hors d'oeuvres Meet artist Carolyn Doke and take the opportunity to acquire inspiring artwork.

Hunk-O-Mania Male Revue Strip Show Club - San Diego, CA

Sat., Sept. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Star Gazer Club 33 Broadway, Chula Vista

Buy Tickets$25-$749.99


Our male revue is the place to go for ladies seeking the perfect setting to celebrate their special events! Our Las Vegas Style "audience participation" male revue show features the very best male strippers and exotic dancers, in an intimate personal setting, designed to involve our audience directly and make for a memorable evening. Our chiseled male dancers are trained to entertain the toughest of female audiences with mind-blowing choreography and a first class strip show performance. Next time you are planning a girls night out, bachelorette or birthday party in San Diego (Chula Vista) you'll know exactly where to go. Get ready to blush, scream and have a great more

Stefanie Bales Fine Art's 1 Year Anniversary Celebration

Sun., Sept. 8, 3 p.m.
Stefanie Bales Fine Art 1504 India Street, San Diego

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RSVP to attend the 1-year Anniversary celebration of the opening of Stefanie Bales Fine Art! You can expect light bites, signature cocktails, photo-ops, giveaways, and swag bags for the first 25 attendees to make a purchase. The party is free and open to the public, but RSVP is required. See the facebook link for additional details. Your support is very much appreciated!

Acrylic Paint Pouring Class - Flip Cup Technique

Tue., Sept. 10, 4 p.m.
Hobby Lobby 8810 Grossmont Boulevard, La Mesa

Buy Tickets$45


All-Level Fluid Art Class Focusing on the Flip Cup Technique. Also known as a dirty cup pour, the flip cup is the quintessential acrylic paint pouring technique. Explore the fun and fascinating world of acrylic paint pouring. Create two 8”x10” acrylic pour paintings using the popular flip cup technique…each one is truly unique. You bring the paint and I’ll provide the rest. Here’s some of what you’ll learn in this Acrylic Pouring class: • What the flip cup technique is and why it’s so addicting. • How to mix your acrylic paints to the proper consistency. • How to layer your paints in the flip cup. • Different flip cup more

Magic Mustache Club - San Diego, CA - 09/12/19

Thu., Sept. 12, 6 a.m.
Soda Bar 3615 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego

Buy Tickets$50


Behold, another evening of Magic and wonder!For those who have yet to experience the magic mustache club, this is a special pre-concert, close up magic presentation performed for a small group of you folks just before doors open. These special pre-shows are available to those who buy the special vip tickets. Tickets are limited, so buy early!Purchase includes limited edition merchandise package, including VIP laminate, poster, and more... **GA Admission Tickets are not included with this purchase****Magic Show begins 1 hour before doors open at the venue**

APA | SD presents: An Evening with Barbara Davidson

Thu., Sept. 12, 6 p.m.
Museum of Photographic Arts 1649 El Prado, San Diego

Buy Tickets$15-$25


APA | SD presents: An Evening with Barbara Davidson at MOPA

"Pedals for the People" Art Exhibit and Bike Advocacy Fundraiser

Sat., Sept. 14, 6 p.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

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Saturday, September 14th from 6pm-8pm Art Exhibit & Fundraiser Free Public Event RSVP Required Held at Ashton Gallery @ Art on 30th Abstract & bike-themed artwork by Kristen Ide Interactive art project Limited edition jerseys Coal-fired pizza by URBN Beer by Fall Brewing Company Bike valet by SDCBC Hosted wine bar & light refreshments provided Money raised will benefit the SDCBC #LifeByBike #PedalsForThePeople Cycling is like no other sport. There is no one type of bicycle. Bikes come in all shapes and sizes. They are built for every terrain and fit every age. They keep us healthy and help preserve our planet. They connect us with our surroundings and heighten more

New Art Exhibition Sept 20, 2019!

Fri., Sept. 20, 5 p.m.
La Playa Gallery 2226 Avenida De La Playa, San Diego

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“Space & Surface: an Exploration in Art” For Immediate Release: (La Jolla, CA) La Playa Gallery is pleased to present, the grand opening of “Space & Surface: an Exploration in Art,” September 20, 2019 from 5-8 pm. Join select artists, Tracy Black and Greg Schaefer, as they cede to patrons the wondrous ideas of science and art, a fusion of surface, space, culture and time. A free wine, cheese and craft beer reception will be held opening night. Join the community as beer from the gallery’s free honorary mixer is derived from local sponsor and craft brewery, Latitude 33. La Playa Gallery and Latitude 33 Brewery - fusing math, craft, more

BREAKTHROUGH: The Nineties- Art, Music, Food, Fashion, Live Performance

Sat., Sept. 21, 7 p.m.
IDEA1 899 Park Blvd., San Diego

Buy Tickets$0-$40


BREAKTHROUGH: The Nineties - A Costumed Evening of Visual, Performing, & Culinary Arts SAT. September 21, 20197PM-10PM$25-$40IDEA1 (Please use F. Street Entrance)895 Park Blvd.San Diego, CA 92101 - This quarterly Performing Arts Series will be themed around catalytic moments in the history of art, fashion, science, music, pop culture and more. Each event includes delicious food, live music, spoken word, dance, and visual arts - all themed around a specific historical era. Co-produced in partnership with CA Poet Laureate Nominee Gill Sotu, guests will be encouraged to dress in costume of each era. This episode will be themed around The Nineties. FULL BREAKTHROUGH CALENDAR:2/16: The Roaring Twenties4/27: The Seventies9/21: The more

FRI - Intro to Abstract Acrylic Painting with instructor Kate Ashton

Mon., Sept. 23, 10:30 a.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$199


In these courses, students will learn new techniques through class demonstration, instructor critique, and peer interaction. Topics covered with beginners: abstract approaches, color, gels, pastes, composition, paint products, and finishing a piece/preparing for hanging in a show. Drawing skills are not required. ​Kate's Supply List (get 20% off with a supply kit from Artist & Craftsman)​• Cost $199 (6 classes)• Fridays AM, 10:30am-1:30pm​• Student parking available in back lot​If you are brand new to acrylics: welcome! We invite you to begin with our Art 101 class.

TUE - Abstract Acrylic Painting with instructor Kate Ashton

Tue., Sept. 24, 10:30 a.m.
Art on 30th 4434 30th Street, San Diego

Buy Tickets$199


In these courses, students will learn new techniques through class demonstration, instructor critique, and peer interaction. Topics covered with beginners: abstract approaches, color, gels, pastes, composition, paint products, and finishing a piece/preparing for hanging in a show. Drawing skills are not required. ​Kate's Supply List (get 20% off with a supply kit from Artist & Craftsman)​• Cost $199 (6 classes)• Tuesdays AM, 10:30am-1:30pm​• Student parking available in back lot​If you are brand new to acrylics: welcome! We invite you to begin with our Art 101 class.

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