Every year McGroarty Arts Center in Tujunga hosts its annual Holiday Boutique, this year on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2013 from 10:00am-5:00pm. Admission is FREE and open to the public. This festive event features local vendors, unique hand-made gifts, live music, a bake sale, and of course the Chili Bowl Sale.
Come see local merchants sold organic honey, all-natural skin-care products, handmade jewelry, landscape and still life paintings, purses, Christmas ornaments, candles and more. All at affordable prices and just in time for the holidays! As you browse the Boutique, enjoy the festive ambiance of live music and cheery holiday décor throughout the historic McGroarty Arts Center.
For lunch, you can warm up with homemade chili served fresh in a one-of-a-kind ceramic bowl, handmade by our Ceramics Department. Choose from over six hundred unique ceramic chili bowls, fill it with the chili of your choice, and keep the chili bowl! Make sure to stop by the bake sale for dessert and coffee.
See below to view the vendor list.
McGroarty Arts Center will be registering for Winter 2014 classes until the start of the session (January 6, 2014). Please call 818.352.5285 to enroll, or vist between 10 am and 6pm Monday through Friday.
Here is the Winter 2014 schedule.
When: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Cost: $2.50 per person*
January 24, 2014: Kate Friedricks
Enjoy Kate and her ukulele as she entertains with
some early jazz standards & hawaiian music.
February 21, 2014: Frankie & Friends
Hear a local favorite play covers
from the 70’s and 80’s.
March 28, 2014: Alice Pero, flutist, Svetlana
Oganesian, violinist, Saida Moore, pianist
Listen and discuss classical music.
* BYOB or cash only beer and wine bar
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Painting & Drawing by Candlelight with Danielle Eubank ---------------FULL
Monday, December 16th
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Adults . $20/person
Celebrate the heart of winter with this one-off class, exploring how to paint and draw candle flames. Drawing and painting by candlelight, students will be given instruction on how to represent candlelight on paper and canvas.
Appreciate the unique ambiance candlelight offers. All visual media and all levels of experience welcome.
sign up for the workshop This class is now full.
For more information contact:
Sarah Pietlicki –
- (818) 352-5285See the Supply list.
Exhibiting Artists have not been selected.
The deadline for submissions is January 8, 2014.
year the theme of our art exhibition is abstract art. The Art Exhibition is a
special opportunity for visual artists from the local community and the Greater
Los Angeles area to exhibit and sell their work in two curated gallery spaces.
Visual artists working in two dimensional (low relief) media such as painting, drawing,
and fiber art are encouraged to enter their abstract art into the event. For
full lists of Accepted and Excluded Media, please see below.
year the Art Exhibition opens on March 13, 2014 at 5PM, and will remain up for
viewing through March 22, 2014.
with the Art Exhibition, we will hold a Student Art Exhibition (also of
abstract art). On the last day of the
exhibit we will have an Art Fair where vendors can sell their wares in outdoor
booths, outside McGroarty Arts Center. Excitingly, this year we will also host theatre
and dance productions, feature live music, and celebrate all of the arts. You
may apply for both the Art Exhibitions
and the Art Fair. The Art Exhibition and Student Art Exhibition will each run
11 days, and the Art Fair is for one day only, on March 22nd from
11am-3pm. Performances will open on March 13th and will run through