Kay Colvin

Artistic naturalist promotes preservation of Earth’s wonders

Artistic naturalist promotes preservation of Earth’s wonders

If there is hope of a sustainable future for our planet, Leucadia’s Renaissance man Sidney Wildesmith will surely be involved in its success. As artist, nature educator, friendly activist, musician and videographer, Wildesmith has dedicated his life to promoting the belief that peace is possible in a balanced and sustainable world.

Painter transcends obstacles to share what inspires him

Painter transcends obstacles to share what inspires him

They say what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. San Diego artist Michael Carini has triumphed over adversity as he makes giving back to the community his top priority.

Wisdom in nature has had ‘profound effect’ on Rebecca Bauer

Wisdom in nature has had ‘profound effect’ on Rebecca Bauer

Mixed media painter Rebecca Bauer says: “There is an absolute wisdom in nature that has always had a profound effect on me.”

Cardiff artist Kevin Anderson: ‘A true soul man’

Cardiff artist Kevin Anderson: ‘A true soul man’

If you ever pass a longhaired surfer-type painting a canvas atop a well-worn easel somewhere along the coast, there’s a possibility it’s Cardiff resident Kevin Anderson working on a new seascape.

Fleener draws the line

Fleener draws the line

These days many North County residents are turning eagerly to Page Four of The Coast News to check out Mary Fleener’s latest “The Less You Know The Better You Feel” weekly political cartoon. 

Driving force in the visual arts

Driving force in the visual arts

Every other month, artists from the far-flung corners of San Diego County gather in Cardiff-by-the-Sea for an interactive meeting of the creative tribe. 

Talent, work ethic drives woodworker

Talent, work ethic drives woodworker

Thirty years have passed since highly regarded furniture artist Paul Henry opened his Carlsbad Village studio.

Artists Create A Love Story

Artists Create A Love Story

Everyone loves a love story, especially when it beats the odds. San Diego artists Anna Zappoli and Dan Adams, frequently seen at local art events with their American Hairless dog Nika, have been creating such a romance for a quarter of a century.

Leucadia artist is sculptor of ‘tall’ tales

Leucadia artist is sculptor of ‘tall’ tales

Sculptor Cheryl Tall creates a magical world in which daydreams and the subconscious collide in figurative sculpture. 

Local artists bring style to the table

Local artists bring style to the table

The first annual Encinitas Foodie Fest is coming to Pacific Station on June 23.