Press

October 25, 2022 – “Guest View: Prop. 28 boosts schools” The Pajaronian

October 4, 2022 – “Open Studios Art Tour 2022” Capitola Soquel Times

September 29, 2022 – “Must-see recommendations from Open Studios enthusiasts” Lookout Santa Cruz

September 28, 2022 – “Open Studios Attracts Thousands of Arts Lovers” Good Times

September 25, 2022 – “Guide to Open Studios 2022: Fully ‘open’ once again, tour showcases Santa Cruz’s wealth of artistic talent” Lookout Santa Cruz

September 20, 2022 – “Your Guide to Open Studios” Visit Santa Cruz

September 16, 2022 “Fall Arts Preview” Pajaro Valley Magazine

September 7, 2022 -“Free self-guided art tour, Open Studios returns in October with 300+ artists” Lookout Santa Cruz

September 6, 2022 – “How Watsonville’s Thriving Arts Scene Came Together” Good Times

August 29, 2022 – “36th Annual Open Studios First Three Weekends in October” Press Release

August 25, 2022 – “Central Coast County Arts Agencies Awarded $4.75 Million to Support Community Resilience” Press Release

July 21, 2022 – “Watsonville Center for the Arts is the Culmination of Years of Work” Register Pajaronian

June 4, 2022 – “Celebrating Arts Council Santa Cruz County” Santa Cruz Sentinel

May 30, 2022 – “Tannery Arts Center Launches Public Art Series” Press Release

May 26, 2022 – “$2 Million Gift Bolsters Seven Santa Cruz County Arts Organizations” Press Release

April 7, 2022 – “Tannery Arts Center Spring Art Market Returns May 7” Event Santa Cruz

April 7, 2022 – “County Arts Council proposes performing arts center in downtown” Register Pajaronian

April 7, 2022 – “Arts Council Santa Cruz County signs lease for dance studio in Downtown Watsonville” Press Release

March 4, 2022 – “A Sprawling Canvas of COVID Times” Lookout Santa Cruz

December 13, 2021 – “Celebrate Local Talent Tune in to New Music December” Lookout Santa Cruz

November 18, 2021 – “Arte Del Corazón: Increasing access to the arts in Pajaro Valley” Lookout Santa Cruz

Open Studios 2021

May 6, 2021 – “The Business of Art: workshops for local creatives to bridge the gap between art and business.” Lookout Santa Cruz

April 15, 2021 – “Transition and Transformation: An Arts Council conversation, hosted by Speak for Change podcast.” Lookout Santa Cruz

September 14, 2020 – “Local Arts Groups Look Ahead to Going Virtual for Fall Exhibits.” Good Times

June 28, 2020 – “Local Artists Join 2020 Census Chalk Party.” Patch.com

June 19, 2020 –  “Open Studios to Launch New Online Venture for Local Artists.” Good Times

June 18, 2020 – “Arts Council Santa Cruz County: Forever Work.” Aptos Times

June 10, 2020 – “Things To Do (Virtually) in Santa Cruz: June 10-16.” Good Times

June 3, 2020 – “Art Seen: Fishing Rods updated to reflect the moment of turmoil in the country.” Santa Cruz Sentinel

June 1, 2020 – “Ebb and Flow River Arts Festival 2020.” Event Santa Cruz

May 8, 2020 –  “Surviving COVID through art in Santa Cruz County.” Santa Cruz Sentinel

April 20, 2020 – “Generosity in the Time of COVID.” Santa Cruz Sentinel

April 18, 2020 – “Arts Council Offers COVID-19 Relief Grants.” Aptos Times (Times Publishing Group)

April 6, 2020 – “Arts Council launches emergency grants during COVID-19 crisis.” The Pajaronian

February 11, 2020 – “Tannery Talks Shine Light on Art, Environment and Social Justice.” Good Times

January 21, 2020 – “Social justice a concern for Santa Cruz’s San Lorenzo River.” Santa Cruz Sentinel

October 10, 2018 – “First time participants excited for Open Studios.” Santa Cruz Sentinel