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Mellow Yellow

Mellow Yellow: An all-media exhibit by local artists
July 16 – September 27, 2014

Come see the world through yellow-tinted glasses. Mellow Yellow is a blast of sunshine when you step through the door. An exhibit of mixed mediums from local artisans. […]

Appreciation for “Filling Bowls”

Loaves & Fishes Executive Director Margarita Cortez and event coordinator Lin Colavin, presented an Award of Appreciation to the Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center Board on Monday evening, November 14.

Margarita expressed her sincere appreciation for the Art Center’s donation of 60 beautiful bowls to help Loaves & Fishes “Empty Bowls” fundraising efforts. She shared […]

Brenda Berg

Brenda Berg is a Boulder Creek, California-based visual artist and teacher. Berg’s art making process involves manipulating paint, surface, materials and sometimes the viewer through modes of covert surveillance. Berg’s recent honors and awards include the 2008 Carol Anika Mihalik Memorial Fund Grant for new media, 2006-07 Santa Cruz County Community Foundation’s Rydell Fellowship […]

Johanna McCormick

Johanna has been creating personal and professional
art for over fifty years. A California native, she is a
graduate of San Diego State University with a degree in
art/graphic design.

While her business of thirty years,
McCormick Design, occupies much of her creative
juices, she is an avid painter and photographer. She
is a member of the Santa Cruz Mountain […]

10 Years Later, a Living Gift that Keeps on Giving

February 10, 2014

Barbara Thomas addressed the Board of Directors, reflecting on the history of the Art Center’s beginnings, and celebrating the 10 years since she and her husband Jim gift deeded the property/building to the Art Center.

Read the whole story.

Community Foundation Grant Award 2012

GRANT AWARD from Community Foundation Santa Cruz County

We are PLEASED to announce we have received a grant award of $15,000 from the Community Foundation to support/expand our Youth Art Education programming.

Our belief in the importance of arts education/experience in developing a “whole” child is shared by the Community Foundation. This grant […]

California Arts Council Awards Grant 2012

August 2012

Thank You, California Arts Council!

Our Art After School (AAS) Program has received a grant through the “Creating Public Value” grant from the California Arts Council / National Endowment for the Arts.

We match this grant funding to provide art classes / experience to the youth in our community at the following schools: […]

Community Day 2012

June 2012
“Scholarships Get a Big Boost!”

Thanks to the successful Community Day at New Leaf Markets in Felton and Boulder Creek (May 31), the Youth Scholarship Fund at the Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center is fatten up by $1,930! Thank you all who shopped at New Leaf’s great community markets…we can start off our […]