Articles From : Rebecca Zendejas
"Coming Together" for the first time in over two years, the amazing skills and artistry of the Santa Barbara Fiber Arts Guild will be on exhibit in the lobby of the Goleta Valley Library. On display will be a wide variety of handcrafted items that have been assembled, knit, woven, stitched, felted and naturally dyed. Some items will be available for purchase, directly supporting local artisans.
"Coming Together", an exhibit of the Santa Barbara Fiber Arts Guild
Goleta Valley Library, 500 N. Fairview Ave
Learn a bit about the tradition of Sugar Skulls and Dias de los Muertos while decorating a handmade sugar skull. All materials provided.
The Crafter's Library in La Arcada Plaza
9 East Figueroa Street
Contact: Andrew Rawls
$40 + $1.46 card fee
Inspired by the celebration of Dias de los Muertos, participants create a colorful, one of a kind memorial altar using a cigar box, collage and a typewritten love letter or poem. All materials provided.
The Crafter's Library - La Arcada Plaza
9 E Figueroa Street
To register: https://withribbon.com/s/309042
Fee: $50 + $1.75 card fee
Local artist and woodworker, Rebecca Zendejas will be creating another Community Memorial Altar at Paradise Found this month, inspired by the celebrations of Samhain and Dias de los Muertos. If you have lost someone dear, you are invited to stop by October 22nd through November 3rd to add their name(s) to the altar.
17 E Anapamu Street
11am-6pm, Tuesday-Sunday. Closed Mondays.
Contact: Ellen Wirth-Foster