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3rd Friday: Fashion and Body Art

April 18, 2014
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Get fashion forward with colorful fashion and body art displays and activities at our 3rd Friday Fashion and Body Art Festival: Fashion Art Santa Cruz brings you “FashionART: Paint to Wear,” a fashion art paint-a-thon with local artists and fashion designers Rose Sellery, Tina Brown, and Angelo Grova: 6 artists. 6 models. 6 white jumpsuits. Beginning at 6:00, artists Glenn Carter, Mary Karlton, Tobin […]

Pop Up Museum; Celebrating the Voyage with the Santa Cruz Harbor

April 19, 2014
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Celebrate the Harbor’s 50th Anniversary with a Pop Up Museum on Harbor History and Memorabilia. Held in collaboration with the Port District, we invite you to share harbor-related memorabilia (historic photos, documents, and artifacts) at this free outdoor pop-up museum.  Memorabilia will be displayed for public viewing on Mariner Park Lawn from 1 – 3 […]

Community Rental: Spring Reskilling Expo

April 20, 2014
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Twenty-four hour-long sustainable living skills classes including our Ecology, Ethics and Interdependence series: Planetary Boundaries and Environmental Ethics (Ronnie Lipschutz) and Carbon Foot and Handprints (Jae Pasari and John Thornhill). Other notable classes: Graywater and Rainwater Catchment, Solar Cooking, Disaster Preparedness, Chickens and Ducks. Weaving and Spinning Demos with Becca Hiatt. Start Time: 1:00 pm End […]


Teen Nite – I.D.E.A. Fest

April 25, 2014
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Subjects to Change presents I.D.E.A. Fest (Identity, Diversity, and Expression through Art), a night that will explore the people and subcultures that make up our community and ultimately what makes us…us. Delve into topics including gender, sexuality, and stereotypes through a variety of art and creative experiences. FEATURING: -Bike Valet with GreenWays to School – […]

Historic Photo Processes Forum: Carbro Prints

April 26, 2014
11:30 am – 1:30 pm

This Historic Photo Processes Forum will feature an exhibit of vintage color Carbro prints along with cameras and materials used to make these early  “Photographs in Natural Color”. Developed in England in 1929, the Carbro process soon crossed the Atlantic, and for 30 years, was the preferred choice of American advertising agencies and Hollywood studios. […]

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