Open Studios Art Tour – Weekends of October 20-21 & 27-28

  Open Studios Art Tour is a two-weekend event. Visit artists in their environment as they welcome you to buy artwork, jewelry, woodwork, stained glass and other handcrafts. 70 artists are participating in this event, with 49 studios open. Tour Guide Books are available for purchase in Chico at the Chico Art Center, Art Etc.,… Continue reading Open Studios Art Tour – Weekends of October 20-21 & 27-28

Linda Karr | Art at the Matador July 11-12 2018

  Linda Karr creates antler and driftwood handle baskets and handmade books featuring Amatruda handmade paper from Amalfi Italy. She states: “Making beautiful books is the perfect way for me to utilize the many craft skills I have accomplished through the years. Eco dyeing, Coptic binding, leaf printing, embroidery, stitchery and book coverings.”    … Continue reading Linda Karr | Art at the Matador July 11-12 2018

Sheryl Cummings – The Oasis | Art at the Matador | May 11-12, 2018

  Sheryl Cummings states: “The Oasis, the room theme will be filled with many treasures to delight and calm your senses. Join us for a trip to the “Oasis” to find that special gift for your mom or yourself for  Mother’s Day. We’ll have beautiful handmade books, soaps, photographs, jewelry and baskets to carry off… Continue reading Sheryl Cummings – The Oasis | Art at the Matador | May 11-12, 2018

Patti Lloyd | Art at the Matador May 11-12, 2018

Patti Lloyd’s work is always intriguing as she has a poetic imagination, a great sense of humor, and surrealistic tendencies. Her room themes in past years at the Art at the Matador have always been an experience.  Last year she took us to “Wonderland… through the Rabbit Hole” complete with amazing costumes… This year she… Continue reading Patti Lloyd | Art at the Matador May 11-12, 2018

Christine Connerly | Art at the Matador | May 11-12, 2018

  Christine Connerly lives in the forest and loves to take photos and make mixed media art using natural materials. She creates felted creatures, scenes, and soap with wool, collages with paper, sticks, fabric, leaves, paint, and found objects, and jewelry with stones, paper beads, shells, glass, and fabric.     She learns about birds,… Continue reading Christine Connerly | Art at the Matador | May 11-12, 2018