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We hope everyone is healthy and well during this crazy time. In these challenging circumstances, retaining our creative flow can be difficult. Sometimes just taking a break from your usual routine can be enough to jump-start your creativity. Below are a few simple, non-intimidating projects. These are designed to be easy... non-stressful... get your creative… Continue reading Let’s get inspired!
This curbside thing seems to be working - I truly appreciate how patient everyone has been - this isn't easy for any of us, and the best way to get through it is to be as kind to each other as possible. I've tentatively decided to come in 3 days next week - Monday, Wednesday… Continue reading would you like fries with that?
Hi all - 3/24 - Update to last night's post: (See below to read that) - I was at the store today with Chris as awesome first mate, and together we started rearranging the storeroom (which badly needs doing). We were all set to continue, then the phone started ringing like crazy with requests. I'm… Continue reading staycations are overrated
dear friends - effective tomorrow evening at 5pm (Thursday March 19th), we in SLO County will officially be on "shelter-at-home" status - see this link for more info: readyslo.org. I know that we can weather the storm, and to be honest, I could use a bit of time at home - a stay-cation will give… Continue reading This too shall pass!
Please forgive us if you receive this post twice, but we believe that many didn't get it. Because we wanted to advise you of our temporary decrease in store hours, we opted to re-send it. Thank you for your understanding - etty Re: COVID-19 Dear friends - In the interest of keeping our customers and… Continue reading Come and get supplies to be creative at home!
Re: COVID-19 Dear friends - In the interest of keeping our customers and employees healthy and safe we continue to follow the daily updates and guidelines recommended by SLO Public Health. We're routinely disinfecting all door handles, counter tops, pin pads and common touch points. Please help the community by staying home if you're feeling… Continue reading Come and get supplies to be creative at home!
Dear friends - We want to keep at top of mind the health and well being of our customers, class attendees and employees, as we look at possible actions to take based on the information available about COVID-19. The California Dept. of Public Health has recommended that the public adopt "social distancing" measures. At this time… Continue reading an ounce of prevention…
Introducing the Gamblin Limited Edition Oil Paint Set of Reclaimed Earth Colors Do you remember our post from April 2018, letting you know about the amazing work being done to remove toxins from streams in Ohio? See what has happened... read on! A Gamblin collaboration with artist John Sabraw and engineer Guy Riefler supporting communities… Continue reading Turning Toxins into Beautiful Color
Come get creative with us!! • Saturday, March 7th – Spring Cleaning CLEARANCE Sale! at Art Central • Saturday, March 7th – California Poppies with Hilda Vandergriff • Saturday, March 7th – Monarch Butterflies with Hilda Vandergriff • Wednesdays, March 11th, 18th, 25th – Drawing Plus: Beyond the Basics with Virginia Mack • Wednesdays, March 11th,… Continue reading Come get Creative with us at Art Central – thru April 4th