San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Branch Library
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119

Art Shows Category

All about ART 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. A Reception for the Artist is usually held... Continue Reading >

Art Shows & Reception SCHEDULE

   Artist Receptions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, noon-2 p.m., in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery, unless otherwise noted.     JANUARY 4 - 30: Eileen Mandell (Reception 1/21) FEBRUARY 1 - 27: Julianne Ricksecker (Reception 2/18) MARCH 1 - APRIL 3: Carol Mansfield (Reception 3/18) APRIL 5 - MAY 1: Carol McClure (Reception 4/15 TBA) MAY 3 - JUNE 5: Joanna Collier (Reception 5/20) JUNE 7 - JULY 3: Luz Shepard & Judy Burnett ( Reception 6/17) JULY 5 - 31: (Reception 7/15) AUGUST 2 -SEPTEMBER 2: Chris Nelson,... Continue Reading >

JANUARY ART SHOW: Eileen Mandell

What a way to start 2023! Eileen Mandell's photographs  will be on display in the SCBL Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery January 4-30. Mandell is an award-winning photographer, retired photo arts educator, and a night owl. Combine that with her love of the night sky, and her love for capturing detail and movement in her photographs, and you have the perfect recipe for a nightscape photographer. Meet Eileen at her Artist Reception  Saturday, January 21,noon- 2 p.m.  January... Continue Reading >

FEBRUARY ART SHOW: Julianne B. Ricksecker

The pastels of award winning artist Julianne Ricksecker will be on display in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library February 1-27.  Her Artist Reception will be held in the Art Gallery on February 18, noon- 2 p.m. Take time out from your busy schedule to meet Julianne and view her beautiful life-like paintings. February Artist Ricksecker has been a painter and a printmaker exhibiting regularly for over 40 years. While she is... Continue Reading >

MARCH ART SHOW: Carol Mansfield

From March 1-April 3, we are delighted to have the colorful works of Carol Mansfield brighten the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery. Come chat with Carol and discover what inspires her eclectic designs  during her Artist Reception on Saturday, March 18, noon - 2 pm. Carol Wilson Mansfield is a native of Chicago, Illinois, who now enjoys living in San Diego, California. She has been drawing and painting since children’s art classes in Oak Park,... Continue Reading >