Workshop Calendar

Santa Fe Art League: New Non-Profit Supports Santa Fe Artists

Santa Fe Art League: New Non-Profit Supports Santa Fe Artists

Santa Fe Creative Tourism is pleased to support the efforts of the Santa Fe Art League, a new non-profit organization headed by artists George Hughes and Lindy Teresi. SFAL, which aims to support artists by providing workshop and studio space, gallery shows, and other events, benefits from the consulting of local business owners and arts supporters Ron Whitmore (Artisan) and John Arnold (Santa Fe Luxury Builders). For more info, visit santafeartleague.org or email info@santafeartleague.org....

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Five Questions with Shirley Crow

Five Questions with Shirley Crow

Abstract oil painter Shirley Crow creates “dreamy, amorphous depictions of swelling, abstract energies” (THE Magazine). Her work has been featured at the Zane Bennett Contemporary Art Gallery, the Buddy Holly Center, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, among many others. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Crow’s ongoing Santa Fe Creativity Workshops. For more information, please visit shirleycrow.com or santafecreativetourism.org.       Five...

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Plan Your Summer Vacation with Santa Fe Creative Tourism!

Plan Your Summer Vacation with Santa Fe Creative Tourism!

Hello and happy summer from Santa Fe Creative Tourism! As usual, the slate here is chock-full for the season, with more happening every day, making Santa Fe the perfect destination for a creative, dynamic summer trip. Here’s what’s on tap for the next few weeks: The Santa Fe Studio Tour 2014 is scheduled for Friday, June 27 – Sunday, June 29. This is a wonderful chance for visitors to discover new artists, tour their open studios, purchase art, and enjoy a fun, relaxing, art-filled...

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Capo di Muro: A Work-in-Progress with Tony Buchen

Capo di Muro: A Work-in-Progress with Tony Buchen

A metal sculptor for 25 years, Tony Buchen transitioned to three-dimensional virtual modeling full time in 2000. He and his collaborator, Jeralyn Goodwin, create photographs, videos, and 3-D prints of their virtual models, which can be seen at their studio and gallery in Santa Fe’s Railyard Art District. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Mr. Buchen’s ongoing workshop: Made in the Future: Working in Virtual Space. For more information, please visit buchen-goodwin.com  or...

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Music Made Visible: Sandra Duran Wilson on “On the Bright Side of the Moon”

Music Made Visible: Sandra Duran Wilson on “On the Bright Side of the Moon”

Abstract collage artist Sandra Duran Wilson creates dramatic, textural paintings inspired by her interest in music, science, and the wide variety of art materials she uses. She is currently represented by Pippin Contemporary and Fyre Gallery, among others. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Duran Wilson’s workshops: Fun with Venetian Plaster and Playing with Plexi, as well as her ongoing mixed media workshops. For more information, please visit sandraduranwilson.com or...

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To Catch a Stick of Fire: Creative Tourism Journeys to the Bahamas, Part Two

To Catch a Stick of Fire: Creative Tourism Journeys to the Bahamas, Part Two

Earlier this year, Creative Nassau, a Bahamian creative tourism movement, submitted an application for membership in the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. Throughout the application process, Creative Nassau has looked to Santa Fe and Santa Fe Creative Tourism as a model for the kind of community-fostering tourism and arts industries they would like to build. The following is their story. For more information on UNESCO and the Creative Cities Network, see our previous post, Santa Fe &...

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May Greetings from Santa Fe Creative Tourism!

May Greetings from Santa Fe Creative Tourism!

Greetings from Santa Fe Creative Tourism! Here’s what’s been happening in the City Different: Congratulations are in order for Lauryl Eddlemon, winner of the latest edition of the Santa Fe Creative Tourism Sweepstakes. Lauryl’s name was selected at random from among dozens of qualified entries, entitling her to a free night at the Heritage Hotel of her choosing and an Image Transfer on Clay Workshop with Magpie Pottery. Lauryl is a graphic designer from Austin, Texas, and is looking forward to...

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To Catch a Stick of Fire: Creative Tourism Journeys to the Bahamas, Part One

To Catch a Stick of Fire: Creative Tourism Journeys to the Bahamas, Part One

Earlier this year, Creative Nassau, a Bahamian creative tourism movement, submitted an application for membership in the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. Throughout the application process, Creative Nassau has looked to Santa Fe and Santa Fe Creative Tourism as a model for the kind of community-fostering tourism and arts industries they would like to build. The following is their story. For more information on UNESCO and the Creative Cities Network, see our previous post, Santa Fe &...

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Congratulations, Lauryl Eddlemon, Winner of the 2014 SFCT Sweepstakes!

Congratulations, Lauryl Eddlemon, Winner of the 2014 SFCT Sweepstakes!

Santa Fe Creative Tourism is a project of the City of Santa Fe Arts Commission. With a directory of over 200 artists and unique workshops, SFCT offers more than 1000 hands-on opportunities every year to participate in Santa Fe’s rich arts culture and heritage. Find the workshop for you at santafecreativetourism.org.       Congratulations, Lauryl Eddlemon, Winner of the 2014 SFCT Sweepstakes! Santa Fe Creative Tourism is pleased to announce Lauryl Eddlemon of Austin, Texas, as...

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Spring Has Sprung! Here’s What’s Happening at Santa Fe Creative Tourism!

Spring Has Sprung! Here’s What’s Happening at Santa Fe Creative Tourism!

Hello and Happy Spring from Santa Fe Creative Tourism! There’s a lot that’s been happening in Santa Fe recently, and even more in the coming months, so let’s get down to it: DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey 2014 is in the books. We want to offer our sincere gratitude to everyone who participated and helped to make such a big success. With dozens of artists offering hundreds of workshops in just 31 days, the thank-you list is a long one indeed! The Santa Fe Creative Tourism Sweepstakes...

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What is the Economic Value of Creative Tourism in Santa Fe, New Mexico?

What is the Economic Value of Creative Tourism in Santa Fe, New Mexico?

Did you offer art or art related workshops in Santa Fe, NM in 2013?   If so, you are invited to participate in a research project titled What is the Economic Value of Creative Tourism in Santa Fe, New Mexico?, conducted by Brent Hanifl from the University of Oregon’s Arts and Administration Program. The purpose of this research project is to identify the economic value of “Creative Tourism” (workshop) activity in Santa Fe, New Mexico. You were sought / selected to participate in this...

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Santa Fe Artists: Inspiring Students from Around the World — Part Two

Santa Fe Artists: Inspiring Students from Around the World — Part Two

DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey is a project of the City of Santa Fe Arts Commission’s Creative Tourism program, which offers over 250 creative experiences throughout the year. In 2005, UNESCO named Santa Fe to the Creative Cities Network, the first American city to be so honored. DIY Santa Fe features hundreds of immersive, hands-on arts experiences in and around Santa Fe during the month of March, and includes exclusive partner deals with some of the region’s finest accommodations...

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Santa Fe Artists: Inspiring Students from Around the World — Part One

Santa Fe Artists: Inspiring Students from Around the World — Part One

DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey is a project of the City of Santa Fe Arts Commission’s Creative Tourism program, which offers over 250 creative experiences throughout the year. In 2005, UNESCO named Santa Fe to the Creative Cities Network, the first American city to be so honored. DIY Santa Fe features hundreds of immersive, hands-on arts experiences in and around Santa Fe during the month of March, and includes exclusive partner deals with some of the region’s finest accommodations...

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Celebrate a Brand New Year with Santa Fe Creative Tourism!

Celebrate a Brand New Year with Santa Fe Creative Tourism!

Celebrate a Brand New Year with Santa Fe Creative Tourism! by Luke Fannin Hello and Happy New Year from Santa Fe Creative Tourism! 2014 has officially arrived, and along with it a full calendar of workshops and creative arts experiences to help make the coming year one you won’t soon forget. Along with all of our ongoing mainstays, like Ceramics at Heidi Loewen Porcelain Gallery and Monotype Printmaking with Sasha Linda Wasko, we’ll be unveiling some brand new workshops, including the Creative...

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Fantasy Desert Butte Landscape: A Work-in-Progress with Margot Guerrera

Fantasy Desert Butte Landscape: A Work-in-Progress with Margot Guerrera

Margot Guerrera — sculptor, adornment designer, and painter of miniatures — works in watercolor and other natural pigments, which she collects and makes herself. Her work is available to view and purchase at her Etsy shop, MargotGuerrera. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Guerrera’s ongoing workshops: Miniature Painting, Mineral Pigment Making, and Sacred Painting. For more information, please visit margotguerrera.blogspot.com, artistsminerals.blogspot.com, or...

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Five Questions with Andrea Cermanski

Five Questions with Andrea Cermanski

Abstract artist Andrea Cermanski works in acrylic, encaustic, and mixed media. She is currently represented by the William and Joseph Gallery, Art Gallery H, and Pez Gordo Gallery. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Cermanski’s workshops, a featured part of DIY Santa Fe 2014: Painting with Texture, Abstract Painting, The Art of Color, and Exploring Encaustics. For more information, please visit santafemodernpainter.com or santafecreativetourism.org. Five Questions with...

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Closing Out the Year with Santa Fe Creative Tourism: The Last Art Workshops of 2013

Closing Out the Year with Santa Fe Creative Tourism: The Last Art Workshops of 2013

Santa Fe Creative Tourism and DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey are projects of the City Santa Fe Arts Commission. With over 250 unique creative experiences offered throughout the year, Santa Fe has something for everyone. In 2005, UNESCO named Santa Fe to the Creative Cities Network, the first American city to be so honored.     Closing Out the Year with Santa Fe Creative Tourism: The Last Art Workshops of 2013 If taking an art workshop was on your bucket list for 2013, you...

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Congratulations, Shireen Jackson, Winner of the 2013 SFCT Facebook Caption Contest!

Congratulations, Shireen Jackson, Winner of the 2013 SFCT Facebook Caption Contest!

Santa Fe Creative Tourism announces a year of workshop giveaways in partnership with Heritage Hotels. This exciting new series of contests and sweepstakes invites participants to share their best ideas, talents, and creations in an effort to win a free workshop with one of Santa Fe’s finest artists. Five giveaways are planned through April 2014… - - - Congratulations, Shireen Jackson, Winner of the 2013 SFCT Facebook Caption Contest! Santa Fe Creative Tourism is pleased to announce...

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“Alchemy”: A Work-in-Progress with Julianna Poldi

“Alchemy”: A Work-in-Progress with Julianna Poldi

Award-winning abstract artist Julianna Poldi works primarily in acrylics, creating richly textured abstracts that evoke a sense of communion with nature. She has been represented by galleries across the U.S. and Canada, including her most recent exhibition at Gallery Catalyst in Toronto. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Poldi’s workshops (also a part of DIY Santa Fe 2014): Transformative Art, Introduction to Abstract Painting, Directed Painting, Small Paintings on Paper,...

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The Territory of Emotions: Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire

The Territory of Emotions: Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire

Artist and creativity coach Julie Claire, owner of Full Bloom Coaching, has worked as a singer/songwriter, painter, and co-owner of a ceramics art business. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present her upcoming workshops: Paint Big, Live Big! Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire and Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire: Release the Old, Invoke the New. For more information, please visit fullbloomcoaching.com or santafecreativetourism.org. The Territory of Emotions: Intuitive Painting with...

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Five Questions with Jane Shoenfeld

Five Questions with Jane Shoenfeld

Pastel and mixed media artist Jane Shoenfeld has more than 20 years of experience as a fine arts teacher and art therapist. Her work has been included in exhibitions through the Smithsonian Institute, the Las Cruces Museum, Millicent Rogers Museum, and Brooklyn Museum. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Shoenfeld’s ongoing workshops, Art Adventures in the Southwest. For more information, please visit skyfields.net or santafecreativetourism.org.     Five Questions with...

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Congratulations, Janet Roper, Winner of the 2013 SFCT Facebook Fiber Arts Contest!

Congratulations, Janet Roper, Winner of the 2013 SFCT Facebook Fiber Arts Contest!

Santa Fe Creative Tourism announces a year of workshop giveaways in partnership with Heritage Hotels. This exciting new series of contests and sweepstakes invites participants to share their best ideas, talents, and creations in an effort to win a free workshop with one of Santa Fe’s finest artists. Five giveaways are planned through April 2014… - - - Congratulations, Janet Roper, Winner of the 2013 SFCT Facebook Fiber Arts Contest! Santa Fe Creative Tourism is pleased to announce Janet...

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“Everything is Turning”: A Work-in-Progress with Marguerite Wilson

“Everything is Turning”: A Work-in-Progress with Marguerite Wilson

Fiber artist Marguerite Wilson, a student of Vaastu architecture and sacred geometry, creates beautiful handmade quilts. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present her workshops: Finding Order in Times of Chaos and Building a Vaastu House in the Twenty-First Century, also a part of DIY Santa Fe. For more information, please visit margueritewilson.com or  santafecreativetourism.org.   “Everything is Turning”: A Work-in-Progress with Marguerite Wilson We asked artists to give...

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Testimonial: Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest

Testimonial: Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest

Pastel and mixed media artist Jane Shoenfeld has more than 20 years of experience as a fine arts teacher and art therapist. Her work has been included in exhibitions through the Smithsonian Institute, the Las Cruces Museum, Millicent Rogers Museum, and Brooklyn Museum. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Shoenfeld’s ongoing workshops, Art Adventures in the Southwest. For more information, please visit skyfields.net or santafecreativetourism.org.       Testimonial:...

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Five Questions with Julianna Poldi

Five Questions with Julianna Poldi

Award-winning abstract artist Julianna Poldi works primarily in acrylics, creating richly textured abstracts that evoke a sense of communion with nature. She has been represented by galleries across the U.S. and Canada, including her most recent exhibition at Gallery Catalyst in Toronto. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Poldi’s workshops (also a part of DIY Santa Fe 2014): Transformative Art, Introduction to Abstract Painting, Directed Painting, Small Paintings on Paper,...

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So Many Quilts, So Little Time: Marguerite Wilson on “Moon Garden”

So Many Quilts, So Little Time: Marguerite Wilson on “Moon Garden”

Fiber artist Marguerite Wilson, a student of Vaastu architecture and sacred geometry, creates beautiful handmade quilts. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present her workshops: Finding Order in Times of Chaos and Building a Vaastu House in the Twenty-First Century, also a part of DIY Santa Fe. For more information, please visit margueritewilson.com or  santafecreativetourism.org.   So Many Quilts, So Little Time: Marguerite Wilson on “Moon Garden” We asked artists to...

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Custom Holiday Tours throughout Northern New Mexico with Seven Directions

Custom Holiday Tours throughout Northern New Mexico with Seven Directions

Santa Fe Creative Tourism is a proud partner of Seven Directions | Cultural and Sustainable Tours: Custom Holiday Tours throughout Northern New Mexico with Seven Directions This holiday season, Seven Directions | Cultural and Sustainable Tours offers the opportunity for a flexible, one-of-a-kind travel experience in beautiful Northern New Mexico. From December 24 – January 6, guests can plan their itineraries from a menu of activities and locales around the region, including world-class...

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Musician, Author, Philanthropist Peter Buffett Coming to Santa Fe

Musician, Author, Philanthropist Peter Buffett Coming to Santa Fe

Peter Buffett is an award-winning composer, musician, author, and philanthropist. His book, Life is What You Make It, has been translated into 15 languages and has sold more than half a million copies worldwide. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Life is What You Make It: A Concert & Conversation with Peter Buffett, November 7 at Lensic Performing Arts Center. For more information, please visit peterbuffett.com or santafecreativetourism.org.    Musician, Author,...

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DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey – March 2014

DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey – March 2014

DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey is a project of Santa Fe Creative Tourism and the City of Santa Fe Arts Commission, taking place in March 2014. A month-long showcase of the rich arts heritage and culture of Santa Fe, New Mexico, DIY Santa Fe is an opportunity to spend your spring break realizing your creative potential with one of more than 200 of Santa Fe’s finest artists and artisans. For more information, please contact Brent E. Hanifl, B.E.Hanifl & Associates, (608)...

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Congratulations, Nikki May, Winner of 2013 SFCT Sweepstakes!

Congratulations, Nikki May, Winner of 2013 SFCT Sweepstakes!

Santa Fe Creative Tourism announces a year of workshop giveaways in partnership with Heritage Hotels. This exciting new series of contests and sweepstakes invites participants to share their best ideas, talents, and creations in an effort to win a free workshop with one of Santa Fe’s finest artists. Five giveaways are planned through April 2014… - - - Congratulations, Nikki May, Winner of 2013 SFCT Sweepstakes! Santa Fe Creative Tourism is pleased to announce Nikki May of Paducah,...

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Woven Oneness: Julianna Poldi on “Raven”

Woven Oneness: Julianna Poldi on “Raven”

Award-winning abstract artist Julianna Poldi works primarily in acrylics, creating richly textured abstracts that evoke a sense of communion with nature. She has been represented by galleries across the U.S. and Canada, including her most recent exhibition at Gallery Catalyst in Toronto. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Poldi’s workshops (also a part of DIY Santa Fe 2014): Transformative Art, Introduction to Abstract Painting, Directed Painting, Small Paintings on Paper,...

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Five Questions with Marguerite Wilson

Five Questions with Marguerite Wilson

Fiber artist Marguerite Wilson, a student of Vaastu architecture and sacred geometry, creates beautiful handmade quilts. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present her workshops: Finding Order in Times of Chaos and Building a Vaastu House in the Twenty-First Century. For more information, please visit margueritewilson.com or santafecreativetourism.org.     Five Questions with Marguerite Wilson SFCT:  What do you wish you had known when you were first starting out as an artist?...

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The Road to Something Else: Digital Mixed Media with Diane Rolnick

The Road to Something Else: Digital Mixed Media with Diane Rolnick

Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Diane Rolnick’s experimental digital mixed media workshops (October 19 & 26) . For more information, please visit or dianerolnick.com or santafecreativetourism.org.         The Road to Something Else: Digital Mixed Media with Diane Rolnick by Luke Fannin Mixed media artist Diane Rolnick has never let herself or her work be pinned down by a single medium, working extensively in oils, acrylic, encaustic, and printmaking,...

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Five Questions with Dana Micucci

Five Questions with Dana Micucci

Dana Micucci is a journalist, author, and practitioner of the healing arts. In more than 25 years as a journalist she has written for such esteemed publications as the New York Times, Chicago Tribune, and International Herald Tribune, among many others. Her books include Sojourns of the Soul: One Woman’s Journey around the World and into Her Truth (Quest Books), and Artists in Residence: A Guide to the Homes and Studios of Eight 19th-Century Artists in and around Paris (The Little...

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Dana Micucci Brings Ancient Wisdom Workshops to Santa Fe Area

Dana Micucci Brings Ancient Wisdom Workshops to Santa Fe Area

Dana Micucci is a journalist, author, and practitioner of the healing arts. In more than 25 years as a journalist she has written for such esteemed publications as the New York Times, Chicago Tribune, and International Herald Tribune, among many others. Her books include Sojourns of the Soul: One Woman’s Journey around the World and into Her Truth (Quest Books), and Artists in Residence: A Guide to the Homes and Studios of Eight 19th-Century Artists in and around Paris (The Little...

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Quilting and Vaastu Architecture with Marguerite Wilson

Quilting and Vaastu Architecture with Marguerite Wilson

Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Marguerite Wilson’s workshops: Finding Order in Times of Chaos and Building a Vaastu House in the Twenty-First Century. For more information, please visit margueritewilson.com or santafecreativetourism.org.       Quilting and Vaastu Architecture with Marguerite Wilson by Luke Fannin Artists who combine multiple mediums or disciplines in their work are increasingly common, and as technology and techniques develop those...

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Five Questions with Mudman Johnson

Five Questions with Mudman Johnson

Robert Francis “Mudman” Johnson is a poet, sculptor, and teacher. He specializes in ecological psychology and is a steadfast advocate for the environment in all things. His teachings and classes emphasize forging a spiritual bond with the Earth through direct physical contact — playing in the mud. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Mr. Johnson’s workshops: Healing the Earth, Earthprayers, and Make Mud Not War. For more information, please...

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Joy: A Work-in-Progress with Linda Storm

Joy: A Work-in-Progress with Linda Storm

Artist and gallerist Linda Storm is the owner of Last Gallery on the Right, and she also works in oil, acrylic, mixed media and “wearable art,” and is a licensed Montessori teacher. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Storm’s ongoing workshops: Paint Your Own Miniature Wearable Art, The Sensorial Experience of Art (a workshop for children), and The Magic of Primary Colors. For more information, please visit  lindastormart.com,  santafegallery.biz  or...

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Finding Truth in Abstraction: Andrea Cermanski and the Abstract Landscape

Finding Truth in Abstraction: Andrea Cermanski and the Abstract Landscape

Abstract artist Andrea Cermanski works in acrylic, encaustic, and mixed media. She is currently represented by the William and Joseph Gallery, Art Gallery H, and Pez Gordo Gallery. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Cermanski’s ongoing workshops: Painting with Texture, Abstract Painting, The Art of Color, and Exploring Encaustics. For more information, please visit  santafemodernpainter.com  or santafecreativetourism.org.   Finding Truth in Abstraction: Andrea...

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Five Questions with Donna Nova

Five Questions with Donna Nova

Santa Fe glass artist Donna Nova specializes in lampworked beads. Her designs and jewelry have appeared in dozens of publications over the years, and her finished work can be found in bead shops and galleries across the country, from the Kittrell/Riffkind Art Glass Gallery in Dallas, Texas, to Washington, D.C.’s Beadazzled. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Glass Bead Making with Donna Nova Designs. For more information, please visit donnanova.com or...

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Five Questions with Theo Helmstadter

Five Questions with Theo Helmstadter

Santa Fe potter Theo Helmstadter specializes in stoneware ceramics for both the fine art collector and the everyday user. His studio-gallery, Green River Pottery, located at the Lena Street Lofts, is open daily. You can also read about Mr. Helmstadter’s work and life as an artist on his blog, The Potter’s Notebook. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced Pottery with Theo Helmstadter. For more information, please visit greenriverpottery.com or...

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Rock Coming Alive: A Work-in-Progress with Shirley Crow

Rock Coming Alive: A Work-in-Progress with Shirley Crow

Abstract oil painter Shirley Crow creates “dreamy, amorphous depictions of swelling, abstract energies” (THE Magazine). Her work has been featured at the Zane Bennett Contemporary Art Gallery, the Buddy Holly Center, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, among many others. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Crow’s ongoing Santa Fe Creativity Workshops. For more information, please visit shirleycrow.com or santafecreativetourism.org. Rock Coming Alive: A...

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Santa Fe Creative Tourism: Year of Sweepstakes, Contests, and Giveaways

Santa Fe Creative Tourism: Year of Sweepstakes, Contests, and Giveaways

SANTA FE, NM — September 2013. Santa Fe Creative Tourism announces a year of workshop giveaways in partnership with Heritage Hotels. This exciting new series of contests and sweepstakes invites participants to share their best ideas, talents, and creations in an effort to win a free workshop with one of Santa Fe’s finest artists. Five giveaways are planned through April 2014, with three already underway: Facebook Fiber Arts Contest: Are you handy with a needle and thread? Does a ball of...

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Photography Workshops (and more!) with Santa Fe Creative Tourism

Photography Workshops (and more!) with Santa Fe Creative Tourism

                A Medium Evolves, but Santa Fe’s Fine Art Photographers Stand Tall by Luke Fannin I spend a lot of time looking at photographs, everything from friends’ Facebook albums and old family photos to the latest updates on the handful of photography blogs I follow. And anytime I spend more than a few minutes doing this, I end up ruminating on the awesome power of photography, how, in its various forms, it has become such a central,...

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Five Questions with Steven Bundy

Five Questions with Steven Bundy

Landscape photographer Steven Bundy specializes in rural, rustic, and vintage Americana images. His work has been featured at the Old Pass Gallery in Raton, NM, and the Ordover Gallery at the San Diego Museum of Fine Art, among many others, and has received such accolades as “3rd Place Honor of Distinction” at the 2013 International Photography Masters Cup. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Steven Bundy Photo Tours, full and half-day tours in and around northern New...

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Dynamic, Dimensional, and Bold: Paula Roland on “Between World”

Dynamic, Dimensional, and Bold: Paula Roland on “Between World”

Artist Paula Roland creates encaustic paintings and monotypes which use “an intuitive language of repetitive mark-making … a narrative revealing the interplay between the natural world, art, culture, and spirit” (Paula Roland, Artist’s Statement). She is currently represented by William Siegal Gallery. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Roland’s ongoing encaustic workshops. For more about the artist, visit paularoland.com. For workshop details,...

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DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey: Call for Artists, Sponsors, and Venues

DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey: Call for Artists, Sponsors, and Venues

DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey: Call for Artists, Sponsors, and Venues Once again, we here at Santa Fe Creative Tourism are gearing up to make spring a season of personal growth and creative renewal. DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey is a month-long event of art and arts-related workshops taking place March 1 – 31, 2014. This showcase of the Santa Fe community’s creative workshops and events is a great opportunity for visitors to spend a vacation learning from some of...

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Real Art in the Virtual World: Three-Dimensional Virtual Modeling with Tony Buchen

Real Art in the Virtual World: Three-Dimensional Virtual Modeling with Tony Buchen

A metal sculptor for 25 years, Tony Buchen transitioned to three-dimensional virtual modeling full time in 2000. He and his collaborator, Jeralyn Goodwin, create photographs, videos, and 3-D prints of their virtual models, which can be seen at their studio and gallery in Santa Fe’s Railyard Art District. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Mr. Buchen’s ongoing workshop: Made in the Future: Working in Virtual Space. For more information, please buchen-goodwin.com or...

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Five Questions with Miriam Leth-Espensen

Five Questions with Miriam Leth-Espensen

Fiber artist Miriam Leth-Espensen, owner and operator of Miriam’s Well and the Santa Fe School of Weaving, has more than 50 years of professional knitting, weaving, and design experience. Her boutique store in downtown Santa Fe features her finished work, knitting and weaving kits of her own design, and Santa Fe’s largest selection of weaving, knitting, and spinning materials. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Ms. Leth-Espensen’s ongoing fiber arts workshops. For...

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The Eight of Pentacles, from Tarot de St. Croix: A Work-in-Progress with Lisa de St. Croix

The Eight of Pentacles, from Tarot de St. Croix: A Work-in-Progress with Lisa de St. Croix

Artist Lisa de St.Croix works in several mediums, from acrylics, oils, watercolors to mixed media, assemblage, drawing, and tarot. Santa Fe Creative Tourism is proud to present Lisa de St. Croix’s ongoing workshops: “Visionary Painting,” “Creating your own Tarot Deck,” and “Travel and Nature Visual Journaling.” For more information, please visit lisadestcroix.com or santafecreativetourism.org.     The Eight of Pentacles, from Tarot de St. Croix: A Work-in-Progress with Lisa de St....

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