Author Archives: Cynthia Armstrong

First Friday PopUP Museum Sketch Crawl!

  About: An ephemeral ‘happening’, in collaboration with the Museum of Art & History, check out the MAH link to learn more! Where: Abbott Square, brick patio near LuLu Carpenter’s When: First Friday, October 4th, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. What to bring: Bring … Continue reading

Posted in Publications | Comments Off

June First Friday Downtown Santa Cruz

Talk about an embarrassment of riches….I’ve been invited to take part in TWO First Friday events for the month of June! I’ll be meeting and greeting people at Chefworks, 1527 Pacific Avenue,  Santa Cruz from 6pm to 9pm.  I have … Continue reading

Posted in "Numquam a die sine linea" - Never a day without a line., Sketch Crawls and other cool things to do | 2,719 Comments

June Sketch Crawl – June 29 Gilroy Gardens Free Artist Access Day!!!!

Our second June sketch crawl is a visit to the Gilroy Gardens to take advantage of their FREE Artist Access Days! It’s a great opportunity to have fun and make art at a truly unique venue.  And a great deal: … Continue reading

Posted in "Numquam a die sine linea" - Never a day without a line., Sketch Crawls and other cool things to do | 1,611 Comments

June Sketch Crawl – Sierra Azul Nursery – June 22

The first of our June sketch crawls will be at the Sierra Azul Nursery and Sculpture Garden, Watsonville.  Let’s meet up from 2 pm to 4;30;  don’t forget all your outdoor essentials and be prepared to spend quality quiet time … Continue reading

Posted in "Numquam a die sine linea" - Never a day without a line., Sketch Crawls and other cool things to do | 3,240 Comments

Santa Cruz Art League Weekend Workshop – Journaling/Field Sketching – June 1 & 2, 2013

The sun was super HOT, but that didn’t diminish enthusiasm among class participants.  What a lovely and dedicated group of artists!                 We met at the UCSC Arboretum and took advantage of the … Continue reading

Posted in Workshops | 2,142 Comments

November Sketch Crawl – San Juan Bautista

The little town of San Juan Bautista is chock full of fun things to sketch and paint. Let’s meet up at the Mission on November 11 from 2 to 4 pm. Dress for the weather……           … Continue reading

Posted in Publications | Comments Off

Open Studios Art Tour 2012 – October 13-14 & 20-21

  Through my friend Linda’s encouragement and support, I screwed my courage up to apply to this year’s Open Studios Art tour…..and was accepted. It was a fun and successful 2 weekends. Below are pix of the studio space and … Continue reading

Posted in Publications | 1,912 Comments

Open Studios Art Tour, 2012

  Hello Friends, You are cordially invitedto come visit the next two weekends during Open Studios Art Tour. I’ll be featuring oils and watercolors. You can find me sharing the studio space with my friend and fellow artist, Linda Cordy … Continue reading

Posted in Publications | Comments Off

October Sketch Crawl – 10/28 UCSC Arboretum, 2pm to 4pm

  While the good weather lasts, let’s get out and enjoy it! This month’s sketch crawl will be on October 28 at the UCSC Arboretum, from 2 to 4 pm. Of course, if the weather changes, I’m still game. (Have … Continue reading

Posted in Publications | Comments Off

Field Sketching at the Marin Headlands

  Foggy weather didn’t keep us down! Saturday, we headed to the shelter of Bolinas Lagoon to sketch the misty hills and marshlands. Sunday’s weather was glorious! Great views of SF/Golden Gate from the headlands.  

Posted in Travel | Comments Off