Call to All Student Artists!

The Annual Dia del Niño Celebration at Casita del Pueblo will feature a Student Art Exhibit

Students from grades K-12 are invited to enter 2-3 art pieces that are ready to hang for consideration for our Student Art Exhibition. The deadline for application is March 30, 2010.

Please contact us via email
or call the store at
562 693-2844 for more details.

Exhibition Opening Day: Sat, April 17

Yolanda García
Casita del Pueblo
6738 Greenleaf Ave.
Whittier, CA 90601

Calling all artists and mural painters!

Come join the energy as we paint a 7′ X 40′ mural on two walls of the parking lot at the East Los Angeles Community Center in La Puente. The mural will be part of a Victory Over Violence Open House at the SGI Center.
In addition to the mural, there will be exhibitions, booths and information workshops, and performances.
No experience necessary. The mural needs your creative input!

Date: Sunday, April 11, 2010
Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Location: ELACC, 747 Del Valle Avenue La Puente, CA 91744

Member Show at the Whittier Art Gallery, March 2010

Come check out the Member Show at the Whittier Art Gallery this month (March 2010). The gallery is filled with a wide variety of media including watercolor and oil paintings, various sculptural work and ceramics. The show runs from March 10 – 28, 2010.

(562) 698-8710
OPEN: WEDNESDAY – SUNDAY noon to 5 p.m.

Drawing Sessions at the Whittier Art Gallery during March 2010

The Whittier Art Association Gallery Presents:
Life Drawing from the Human Figure
Come be inspired to draw with us from live models. The gallery is sponsoring ‘sit, stand and sketch’ sessions each Friday night from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM in March.
The first Friday evening, March 5th begins at 6:30 PM. There will be a model’s fee cost of $10.00 each per session. Some easels are available for use.
Location: 8035 S. Painter Ave, Whittier 90602.
Call: (562) 698-8710 or (562) 693-0605 for information.
This is not a class but an open forum for artists who are interested in developing their skills and ability to draw from life. (Feedback and drawing instruction upon request).

Photos by Vicki Schramm, from the drawing session on Friday, March 5, 2010