San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Branch Library
619-527-3430
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119

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Art Shows Category

All about ART Shows at the San Carlos Branch Library

Each month, the San Carlos Friends of the Library sponsors artists who show their works in the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery which may be entered through the double doors in the Children's area or the doors just inside the left side entrance to the library. The art takes many forms and is not limited to watercolor, oils or photography.  Admission is FREE to all Art shows and Receptions. Most of the artists have an artist's reception on... Continue Reading >

ART Shows & Reception SCHEDULE

  December 5-February 2, 2017: The SewMates are back. Nineteen quilters will be displaying an assortment of patterned art quilts.  Come and see their amazing  creations.  Meet the quilters on Thursday, January 12, 2-3 p.m.   February 2-March 2: ".... and now for something Completely Different"   Artists Hazel Ross (Waters), Mary Harrison, and Floyd (Skip) Miller will be bringing us experimental works of art... using unusual materials or regular materials in an unusual way. It should be very interesting.  Hazel will demonstrate some of... Continue Reading >

JULY 5-AUGUST 3: Melanie Peterson

We are delighted to offer a unique and brilliant colored show  presented by Melanie Peterson, in our Winer family Community Room & Art Gallery from July 5 through August 3.  Melanie creates vibrant abstracts using alcohol ink on yupo paper. Having majored in Psychology at SDSU, Melanie "likens the interpretations of the ink paintings to Rorschach tests, speaking directly to each viewer in a unique way." A multi-talented artist, Peterson also paints modern illustrations with acrylics to bring wit and... Continue Reading >

AUGUST 8-31: Christina Matchett & Luz Shepard

 August 8-31, on display in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery, we invite you to enjoy pastels and Sumi-e art by Luz Shepard and oil paintings and pastels by Christina Matchett. Meet these lovely ladies at their Artist Reception on Saturday, August 19, noon-2:00 p.m. at the San Carlos Branch Library. Luz Shepard is not new to the San Diego art community.  Born in Bolivia, South American, Shepard’s works have been on display in our Art Gallery on... Continue Reading >

SEPTEMBER 7-OCTOBER 5: Lois Roussell

 September 7-October 5, we are delighted to offer for your enjoyment, the amazing etchings of Lois Roussell.   Some will be hand colored, and soft ground.  Roussell has an extensive background in printmaking, receiving her B.A. from San Francisco State University in 1973, and her M.A. from SDSU in 1976.  In 1981 she was recruited by Mesa College to set up a studio for  beginning classes in intaglio; she taught etching and other forms of printmaking.  As a SDSU Teaching and... Continue Reading >

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