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Sol Treasures – Artist Spotlight

Sol Treasures – Artist Spotlight

Sol Treasures was featured in the Artist Spotlight, a monthly virtual interview of the Arts Council for Monterey County. We shared our happenings post-quarantine. Great to chat with our friends at the Arts Council and to be among our esteemed colleagues for the Artist...

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Back in the Saddle Again

Sol Treasures has reopened our doors, launching new programming with a Backyard Music Gallery featuring Los Vaqueros Hunting Club Traveling Band! Sol Treasures has a great menu of upcoming programming, and we are proud to work once again with our valued community...

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Happenings at Sol Treasures

Sol Treasures is continuing to offer opportunities for expressing your artistic talents. Each Wednesday at 2 p.m., beginners can "Draw With Jamie" and do a guided drawing project. Connect by going to:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/990112518 See our "Home Art Projects" on...

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Sol Treasures Virtual Singalong

Social distancing? We miss you – #stayCONNECTEDwithART Join us FRIDAY - 6:00 - 6:15 pm for a Sol Treasures Virtual Sing-a-Long hosted by Jamie Jones. 🎶 Location: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/990112518 🎶 Send us a song request if you like - it just might make the...

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Art and Meditation

Art and Meditation? MANDALA DOT ART In March and April, we feature works of Artist Monica Alexander. The beautiful colors and repetitive patterns will calm the mind and warm the soul. Dot Art is a  modern version of Pointillism, a technique of painting in which small,...

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Life Travels

Artists Heather Lang, Michael Pistono and Celene Oliveros sharing art in Sol Treasures Gallery and Shop during January.   Celene was born in Mexico in 1918. Her family came to the U.S., when she was 3 years of age.  She attended grammar school and high school in...

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Upcoming Events

Sep
14
Mon
all-day Cultural Creativity Exhibit @ Sol Treasures
Cultural Creativity Exhibit @ Sol Treasures
Sep 14 – Oct 31 all-day
Cultural Creativity Exhibit @ Sol Treasures
Sol Treasures launches its second post-quarantine exhibit on Cultural Creativity. The premise of the exhibit is to encourage all cultures in our community to share memories and share artwork – honoring each other, honoring those who came before us, and honoring the beautiful diversity that is woven into the fabric of our community and Southern Monterey County. Japanese, Filipino, Hispanic, Native American, and European cultures and communities will be celebrated to make this a truly multicultural and educational event.  Meet the Artists on October 9, 2020 from 4 – 6 p.m. For more information contact:  gallerymanager@soltreasures.com
Sep
30
Wed
3:00 pm Fall Harvest Wreath Workshop @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Fall Harvest Wreath Workshop @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Fall Harvest Wreath Workshop @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Let’s create a wreath celebrating autumn using a straw wreathe base, wrapped with burlap ribbon, and then decorate it with fun fabrics, dry floral, pine cones, branches, stylish ribbon, and pumpkins. Students are encouraged to personalize their wreaths with creative additions from nature, small photos, wooden ornaments, etc.  Workshop fee is $25 Safety protocols will be enforced. For more information or questions contact Maria De La Rosa Program Manager  831-386-9809 celebrate@soltreasures.com
3:00 pm Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Sol Treasures is always looking for ways to provide art to our community and with COVID here, providing art has been a bit challenging but we are innovative people and can get very creative.  Starting September 16 Sol Treasures will provide art classes to our children and youth in our backyard following safety protocols. These classes will be provided from 3-4 p.m. and will have a $5 fee to cover materials and supplies. Classes will be limited to 20 students as we have a soft opening. Call us at 831-386-9809 to reserve your spot and day. Payment is required upon arrival.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact Maria De La Rosa Program Manager  831-386-9812 celebrate@soltreaures.com
Oct
2
Fri
3:00 pm Memory Boxes with Brenda Scettri... @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Memory Boxes with Brenda Scettri... @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Oct 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Memory Boxes with Brenda Scettrini-Saglio @ Sol Treasures Backyard
In this workshop, participants will be creating Memory boxes with artist Brenda Scettrini-Saglio, it will encourage participants to think and write about their family’s shared memories and traditions. What they enjoy the most about their culture and be inspired to write and draw about them.  October 2nd, from 3-5 p.m. The workshop fee is $25  Register online or come in person to Sol Treasures and register here. For any questions please feel free to call  Maria De La Rosa Program Manager 831-386-9812 celebrate@soltreasures.com   
Oct
7
Wed
3:00 pm Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Sol Treasures is always looking for ways to provide art to our community and with COVID here, providing art has been a bit challenging but we are innovative people and can get very creative.  Starting September 16 Sol Treasures will provide art classes to our children and youth in our backyard following safety protocols. These classes will be provided from 3-4 p.m. and will have a $5 fee to cover materials and supplies. Classes will be limited to 20 students as we have a soft opening. Call us at 831-386-9809 to reserve your spot and day. Payment is required upon arrival.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact Maria De La Rosa Program Manager  831-386-9812 celebrate@soltreaures.com
Oct
9
Fri
3:30 pm Tie-Dye Workshop @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Tie-Dye Workshop @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Oct 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Tie-Dye Workshop @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Bring your own piece of white fabric such as shoes, socks, tops, jeans, shorts, blankets, etc. or you are more than welcome to use a white t-shirt provided by Sol Treasures to create a tie-dye pattern of your choice.  $25 fee All ages are welcomed! Safety protocols will be enforced. For questions or concerns contact Maria De La Rosa  Program Manager  831-386-9809 celebrate@soltreasures.com
Oct
14
Wed
3:00 pm Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Sol Treasures is always looking for ways to provide art to our community and with COVID here, providing art has been a bit challenging but we are innovative people and can get very creative.  Starting September 16 Sol Treasures will provide art classes to our children and youth in our backyard following safety protocols. These classes will be provided from 3-4 p.m. and will have a $5 fee to cover materials and supplies. Classes will be limited to 20 students as we have a soft opening. Call us at 831-386-9809 to reserve your spot and day. Payment is required upon arrival.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact Maria De La Rosa Program Manager  831-386-9812 celebrate@soltreaures.com
Oct
19
Mon
3:00 pm Music Preparation Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Music Preparation Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – Dec 21 @ 4:00 pm
Music Preparation Class will teach students the basic music fundamentals by playing the recorders or keyboard if they have one.  Recorders will be an additional $5 and are available at Sol Treasures.  This class is intended for students in first grade and up.  The class will begin on October 19, 2020, and will continue every Monday until December 21, 2020, from 3 pm- 4 pm.  Once students are registered, our instructor will contact parents to schedule them with a time to come into Sol Treasures and pick up their materials and instruments. 
Oct
21
Wed
3:00 pm Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Sol Treasures is always looking for ways to provide art to our community and with COVID here, providing art has been a bit challenging but we are innovative people and can get very creative.  Starting September 16 Sol Treasures will provide art classes to our children and youth in our backyard following safety protocols. These classes will be provided from 3-4 p.m. and will have a $5 fee to cover materials and supplies. Classes will be limited to 20 students as we have a soft opening. Call us at 831-386-9809 to reserve your spot and day. Payment is required upon arrival.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact Maria De La Rosa Program Manager  831-386-9812 celebrate@soltreaures.com
Oct
28
Wed
3:00 pm Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Air Art Class @ Sol Treasures Backyard
Sol Treasures is always looking for ways to provide art to our community and with COVID here, providing art has been a bit challenging but we are innovative people and can get very creative.  Starting September 16 Sol Treasures will provide art classes to our children and youth in our backyard following safety protocols. These classes will be provided from 3-4 p.m. and will have a $5 fee to cover materials and supplies. Classes will be limited to 20 students as we have a soft opening. Call us at 831-386-9809 to reserve your spot and day. Payment is required upon arrival.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact Maria De La Rosa Program Manager  831-386-9812 celebrate@soltreaures.com
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