Art Scene

“End of an Era” by Jay Thelin

July 29, 2016
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Jay Thelin’s love for wooden boats began in 1958 when he was hired as a boat rental agent and a pier manager in Kings Beach. In those days many of the rental boats were wooden Chris-Crafts, and one Gar Wood. Jay purchased the Gar Wood with his brother and stored it at Sierra Boat during […]

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Life Goes On by Jim Stamates

July 20, 2016
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“Life Goes On” photograph by Jim Stamates. ♥ […]

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Phoenix Painting gives Hope one year After

July 10, 2016
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At the Lost & Found art receptions this summer, Ethan Niven revealed his Phoenix that he painted on a king size bed sheet in response to the Angora Fire last year. Ethan and his family live in the area, but their house was spared. […]

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Tahoe: Lost & Found Fund supports Community Projects

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Last year, over $2,000 library books were destroyed in the houses lost in the Angora fire. This year, we’re coming together again to help raise money to replace them and a few other community projects. […]

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Mike @ Grass Roots helps John Find New Pizza Recipe

July 9, 2016
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You know those delicious pizzas found only at Grass Roots? Well Mike, the baker, is going to help John Mauriello replace the one he lost in the Angora fire last year, along with his house. ♥ […]

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Bike Tune Ups help replace Library Books

July 7, 2016
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This is really easy. ♥ Tune up your bike and help the South Lake Tahoe Library. […]

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Ursus Among Us Black Bear Art Exhibit in Tahoe City

July 4, 2016
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Meet Rocky, he’s an American Black Bear who lives in Tahoe.  He’s just one of our beloved locals depicted in the juried art exhibit Ursus Among Us on display at the Gatekeeper’s Museum in Tahoe City where visitors can learn about these gentle giants and the history of our black bears. The Gatekeeper’s Museum is […]

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Truckee Open Art Studios Tour

July 1, 2016
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Nevada County Arts presents the second annual Truckee Open Art Studios Tour July 22-24, 2016. Here’s your chance to experience the evolution of art from creative spark to finished product through demonstration and dialog with some of Truckee’s finest professionals, including several nationally-known painters, sculptors, multimedia artists, and woodworkers. Studios will be open 10am to […]

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Call for Artists and Other Creative Locals…Inspired by Fire: Art due July 28

June 29, 2016
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One can’t very well run out into a burning forest brandishing a paintbrush. But we can help out with recovery. Tahoe: Lost & Found is a community art show and art auction open to all Tahoe-Truckee artists. Due date for submissions is July 28, 2008. […]

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Portions from Art sold July 13 to benefit Lost & Found projects

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If you’re headed to An Evening at Echo on July 13, stop by Kristen Schwartz’ booth to pick up a postcard, poster and buttons for Tahoe: Lost & Found. […]

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Library Books to be Replaced

June 28, 2016
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As a result of the Angora Fire, almost $2,000 worth of South Lake Tahoe Branch library materials were destroyed, many of which were newer books. […]

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Locally Made Gift Cards help achieve Donation Goal.

June 27, 2016
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Send a card to a friend and help the library. ♥ […]

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