Sonja Hamilton

The studios are open

Thirty artists, two tours, one weekend. For those seeking a shot of aesthetic enlightenment, those are the numbers that matter. Two separate open studio  tours are taking pl ...

Every picture tells a story at North Auburn Art Studios Tour

It’s time again for the North Auburn Art Studios Tour, where 16 artists in 10 locations open up their work spaces to the discerning eye of the local art enthusiasts. One of t ...

Quilt, watercolor show at Bernhard

A watercolor and quilt exhibit is on display from noon to 3 p.m. weekends through Sept. 2 upstairs at the Bernhard Museum winery building, 291 Auburn-Folsom Road, Auburn. A waterco ...

Painters find menagerie of muses

Everyone’s got their favorite. Remember riding a carousel as a child and perusing the different animals before picking the one you wanted to ride? Sonja Hamilton’s watercolor ...

Pieces to ponder

It’s easy enough to find the end results of local artists’ creative process — just head over to a gallery. But to catch them in the act takes a little more planning, or a sp ...