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Alice Muir works hard on her newest cartoon portrait for her Etsy website.

Alice Muir paints her own future

January 20, 2020

After moving away from home, she had no friends, no belongings, and no passion.  She tried to distract herself with the few art supplies she was able to keep. And before ...

Some students pick up the camera instead of pursuing other hobbies, such as dance and other sports.

Students use YouTube as a means of self-expression

May 28, 2019

A creative outlet is something many students seek as a way to express their feelings. Commonly, students do this by taking a dance class, piano lessons, or drawing. More young...

CAPA volunteers graciously squirt different colored paint onto paper plates.

Open Paint 2.0 sparks artistic creativity in Redwood City

May 13, 2019

The smell of fresh paint wafted through downtown Redwood City on Saturday, May 4, where hundreds gathered at the Civic Center Plaza to paint anything their heart desired. Th...

A girl paints a flower on her canvas.

Art brings new energy to Redwood City

May 7, 2019

The Redwood City Parks and Arts Foundation hosted its monthly Open Paint 2.0 community event, welcoming friends, family, and strangers to the Redwood City Courthouse Square to...

Many artists that post their art online deal with art theft at one point or another.

Online art theft goes unregulated on Instagram

April 9, 2019

Imagine you just got home from a long day of school. You drop your backpack, lazily take off your shoes, and throw yourself onto your bed. You reach for your phone to see how your ...

A wide variety of paintings hang on one of the walls of the gallery.

Art Show draws attention

March 23, 2019

Carlmont's annual Art Show is a picture perfect event that displays various student-made pieces in a floor-to-ceiling gallery. The students enrolled in the Visual Arts Program submit their favorite work(s) of art to be viewed by the p...

The new art exhibition by Kate Dodd focuses on the importance of knowledge from books. The mini exhibit rests to the side of the Courthouse Square in Redwood City and is open to the public.

New rotation of art exhibits bring vibrance to Redwood City with secret, empowering messages

March 15, 2019

In the Redwood City Courthouse Square, a new art installation has been established. Through a new program named Art Kisoki, Redwood City has partnered with different artists, both local and global, to incorporate modern issues into...

Pet-owners listen to the instructor at Bottle and Bottega to paint portraits of their pets.

Pet-lovers paint for a cause

March 6, 2019

Bottle and Bottega’s “Paint your Pet” event allowed locals to paint portraits of their pets while raising money for the Peninsula Humane Society. Bottle and Bottega is ...

Miles Morales swings into Brooklyn as one of six spider-people in “Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse.”

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse’ webs together comic art and movie magic

December 16, 2018

“Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse” is an explosion in every application of the word. The newest spidey film, produced by Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation in...

Sofia Ochoa incorporates art into her daily life by always having art supplies on her.

PTA art contest gives students a voice through their art

October 31, 2018

Students need a voice, and the PTA is working toward providing that through their annual art contest. The PTA Art Reflections contest is a national competition for students in ...

This utility box, located near Ralston Avenue, was painted by Chelsea Stewart, a volunteer artist. She spent many weeks working on it and was eventually reimbursed $250 for the supplies she used.

Utility box art brings color to Belmont

October 16, 2018

In order to make the utility boxes in Belmont more vibrant, the Belmont City Council and Parks and Recreation Commission have approved an art program. This program allows artists...

The annual San Carlos Art and Wine Fair includes many local wineries pouring drinks for wine and art enthusiasts alike.

The San Carlos Art and Wine Faire brings the community together

October 8, 2018

A glass of wine, a unique piece of art, and a whole bunch of people are the essential components that make up "The Peninsula's Premier Fall Festival" held in downtown San Carlos. Known...

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