San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

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 >

APRIL 5-MAY 4: Roz Oserin

We are excited to present the paintings of  Roz Oserin from April 5-May 4. She is not available to have an artist reception so be sure to stop by the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery and vote for your favorite painting. Always wanting to know if she could paint, Roz Oserin began oil painting classes in 2007, studying under Jack Jordan.  Two years later she added water colors to her repertoire, and now continues her art studies at... Continue Reading >

MAY 8-JUNE 1: Rachael Retz

From May 8-June 1, in the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery, we are pleased to present paintings by Rachael Retz, a 40 year resident of San Carlos.  Rachael began taking a variety of art classes almost 60 years ago while moving from coast to coast as a Navy wife .  Then, she checked out a library book at the San Carlos Branch Library on how to paint with water color, and began her decade... 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 >