Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, Ben Lomond, California, non-profit Arts Organization

"The Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center supports and encourages the arts

through education, exhibition and cultural activities,

reflecting the unique and diverse environment of the mountain communities."



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January 11 - March 17, 2012

Gallery Hours: Wed - Sun, noon - 6 pm


Gallery Exhibit poster for "Inspirations!", first show of 2012 at the Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center



Please click on the thumbnails below to view larger images of the work.


Gallery Wall

Cheryl Costella - Oil Painting (right)

Carol Riddle - Watercolor (left)

Jeff Stobbe - Mixed media (back)

Bela Ravikumar - Serigraph (back)

Larry Worley - Baskets (far left, far right)

Jody Snyder - Ceramics (back pedestal

Liz Whitaker - Ceramics (back pedestal

Mixed Media Painting by artist Jeff Stobbe

Jeff Stobbe - Mixed media

Plique A'jour by jeweler Sandra Bradshaw


Sandra Bradshaw  - Plique A'Jour



Juror Shahn Spratt / Fred Spratt Gallery Collection / SC MAC Board Chair

Best of Show - Jeff Stobbe, "Standing Female", Mixed Media

Most Inspired - Sandra Bradshaw, "Hillyard, Leaning Man", Plique A'Jour

Most Inspiring - Mary Comfort, "Still Waters", Mixed Media Collage

Honorable Mention - Paula Prekowitz, "Ceramic Vessel", Soda Fired

Honorable Mention - Iver Hennig, "Untitled", Ceramic Sculpture


jewelry by artist Joyce Chadderdon

Joyce Chadderdon - Jewelry

Bear Paw ceramic sculpture by artist Jennifer Hennig


Jennifer Hennig - Ceramics


Painting by artist Dana Wiegand

Dana Wiegand - Painting



Ceramic Sculpture by artist Liz Whitaker

Liz Whitaker - Ceramics


Jewelry by artist Debbie Manning


Debbie Manning - Jewelry

Ceramic Sculpture by artist Geof Nicastro

Geof Nicastro - Ceramics

Ceramic Plate by potter Roberta Friedman

Roberta Friedman - Ceramics

Gallery wall featuring work by Andree LeBourveau, Travis Adams, and Pat Worley


Gallery Wall

Andree LeBourveau - Etchings

Travis Adams - Ceramics

Pat Worley - Beaded Shibori

Copper Jewelry by jewelerJuliette Williams


Juliette Williams - Copper Jewelry



Peyote beaded bracekets and necklaces by Maureen McEntee

Maureen McIntee - Peyote Bead Jewelry


Pine needle basket by artist Virginia Nebenzahl

Virginia Nebenzahl -Pine Needle Baskets

Screen print by artist Bela Ravikumar

Bela Ravikumar -Screen Print


List of Participants


Travis John Adams

Valerie Baldwin

Bruce Bangert

Sandra Bradshaw

Carla Brennan

Joyce Chadderdon

Mary Comfort

Cheryl Costella

Ruth Dailey
Roberta Friedman

Iver Hennig

Jennifer Hennig

Richard Horton

Sunny Johansson

Andree LeBourveau

Debbie Manning
Tina Masciocchi

Johanna McCormick





Maureen McEntee
Virginia Nebenzahl
Geoffrey Nicastro

Dyann Paynovich
Paula Prekowitz

Bela Ravikumar
Heather Richman

Carol Riddle

Jody Snyder

Donna Stewman

Jeffe Stobbe

Nancy Walker

Liz Whitaker

Dana Wiegand

Juliette Williams
Larry Worley
Pat Worley




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