To keep up to date with the wonderful work done in our programs, and to stay abreast of our classes and events past and present, browse through some of the articles and stories in our News section.

Its Summer Festival time!

Its summer time and all the Laguna Beach festivals are up and running.  As usual, many of our LOCA teachers and board members are exhibiting.  Look for them at the Festival of Arts, Sawdust Art Festival and the Art-A-Fair.  You can purchase a Passport to the Arts...

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LOCA's Art in Schools at Laguna Beach High School.  Under the guidance of LOCA teacher, Olivia Batchelder, students painted images of sea life on silk with vibrant silk dye. The banners are on view at Seven Degrees in the Media Lounge during June's Thursday ArtWalk....

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One Thin Dime – April 24, 4pm – 7pm

STEP RIGHT UP and join our Circus to help raise money to fund LOCA’s community programs. One Thin Dime is a art-filled circus extravaganza – complete with wonderful artwork for sale, carnival games and entertainment. We’ll also be honoring Laguna’s two wild Ringmasters, Ruben Flores and Nelson Coates, Special VIP Patrons can start the party early at 3pm with preview of the art and a glass of champaign. Buy your tickets NOW!

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LOCA Honors One of Its Own

Local arts leader Mary Ferguson, who plans to relocate to Santa Fe shortly, will be honored at the Laguna Outreach for Community Arts fundraiser, Living La Vida LOCA, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 19, at Madison Square and Garden Cafe, 320 N. Coast Highway.

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Kids get crafty for book club

The young children were fidgety. Some explored bookshelves, others climbed over furniture and one tugged on a mother’s forearm in the youth wing of the library. Some knew each other as elementary school classmates, while others exhibited the age-appropriate shyness that often precedes meeting new friends.

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LOCA offers Sculpture Workshop, Art Club Discussion

Artist Gretchen Shannon leads a sculpture workshop at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb., at Laguna Nursery. During the Laguna Outreach for Community Arts workshop, she will demonstrate how to assemble a hanging garden sculpture. The cost is $30 and all materials are provided.

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Workshop Captures Orchid in Mixed Media

Laguna Outreach for Community Arts is presenting a mixed-media workshop at Laguna Nursery, 1370 S. Coast Highway, Thursday, Dec. 11, from 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Beginners and all levels are invited.

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