art

Making the most with her hands

Rebecca Martinez doesn’t do dainty. Sure, you can fit one of her polymer clay creations in your hand, but those seemingly small pieces pack a wallop. “It’s not for everybody ...

Embracing the bright and bold

Traci Owens doesn’t do small. Visit her studio, located in the basement of the Arts Building, and you might feel dwarfed by creations like “I Hope You Dance,” a metal scul ...

Witness art’s color, shape during studio tour

Rita Forman is a glass act. Step into her Auburn studio and you’ll find trays upon trays of colorful beads of varying sizes and shapes occupying counter space. Rods of glass cre ...

Placer cancer fighters break out eye-catching bras

It’s whimsical yet serious. It’s about bras but it’s also about cancer. And it’s a phenomenon touching down in Loomis over the weekend that is also breaking out throughout ...

Grass Valley artist leaves behind art legacy

Claus Sievert will forever be a part of the natural world he loved so much. The German-born artist was unexpectedly killed last week when a drunk driver lost control and crossed ...

Skyridge Clay Club artists get creative

This is way better than homework. A group of Skyridge Elementary students have opted to extend their school day beyond the final bell the past few Tuesdays, having fun and getting ...