Other participating artists are Calabasas artist Lyn Gertenbach recognized for her impressionistic, plein-air oils of landscapes, seascapes, figurative works, and portraits; West Hills Christina Lynn John who fuses glass with vibrant colors in addition produces realistic, tranquil watercolors; Reseda artist Steve Lenchner who is acclaimed for his fused glass and frit painting for tiles, windows, room dividers, counters, tableware and jewelry,and Diane Nelson Gold who renders Nature's vibrant color and design in plein-air oils, photography, and jewelry.
An elegant reception featuring food, wine and live music will be held Saturday evening, October 1, from 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. During the evening, Kathleen Sterling, publisher of the Woodland Hills based Valley News Group publications-The Warner Center News, Valley Vantage and Los Virgenes Enterprise- will be honored as the first recipient of the Sterling Award in recognition of her years of dedication and support to the Arts and Culture of the San Fernando Valley.Each artists has graciously submitted a selection of their work to be sold, with 30% of the proceeds donated to art education programs and scholarships for San Fernando Valley art students. Reception attendees will choose the Peoples Choice Award.
Tickets: $20 each purchased in advance, Groups of 5 or more $15 each and Children 12 and under are free. Tickets purchased at the door are $25. Tickets are good for both days. To purchase tickets online (credit card or Paypal) go online to www.sfvartscouncil.com.
You can preview Artists work on Sundays: September 10th, 17th, and 24th from 1:00-5:00 p.m.at the WESTFIELD TOPANGA, 6600 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Canoga Park, CA