Hiking with my friends, horseback riding with my mom, and traveling the backroads with my husband by motorcycle, has offered me great opportunities to witness my subjects. I am easily drawn to birds and the abundant plant life that can be seen ever changing with the seasons here in our fertile valley. All of the… Continue reading Rachelle Montoya | Painting, Jewelry
The renamed Chico ART Festival, formerly Art at the Matador is getting a new look, and a new location on Floral Avenue at St John’s Episcopal Church at at 2341 Floral Avenue in Chico. “Move over Matador, here comes The Labyrinth”. Yes, the grounds at St John’s Episcopal Church even include a labyrinth, the perfect… Continue reading New Name, New Look, New Location
ChiVAA, the Chico Visual Arts Alliance is excited to announce the return of our annual Mothers’ Day Weekend Art Extravaganza (formerly called Art at the Matador) , now renamed Chico ART Festival on May 6th and 7th, 2022. This year we will hold our gala at the beautiful St. John’s Episcopal Church at 2341 Floral… Continue reading Applications Now Available for Chico ART Festival, May 6 & 7, 2022
Coby Walters, of Pine Meadow Photography, is a conservation photographer, who is well versed in California Native Plant species. Several of his photos are printed in California Native Plant Society publications.
Mira Talbott-Pope’s company, TLC Clothing Designs, makes unique handmade clothing from traditional hand-woven Guatemalan skirt fabric with respect and admiration for the beauty of the material and expertise of its originators. All fabric is purchased at a local market where women have sold their own skirt fabric either out of necessity or in order to purchase newer, more modern designs.