Santa Maria Sun / Art
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] - Volume 13, Issue 30
Hoofbeats featured at Flying Goat Cellars
A new installation at Flying Goat Cellars Tasting Room will feature Nancy Holly Photography “Hoofbeats in the Wind,” benefiting Return to Freedom wild horse and burro sanctuary in Lompoc. A photographer’s reception will launch the exhibit on Oct. 12, from 4 to 6 p.m. The tasting room is located in the Lompoc Wine Ghetto at 1520 E. Chestnut Court, Unit A.
Holly’s artist statement says, “For as long as I can remember I have been looking through a lens. ... The day that I married my love of horses with my passion for photography was the day that my creative purpose was defined. I am deeply committed by this passion and purpose to give photographic life to the majestic spirit and grace of the equine. ... To this end I look through the lens of my camera with my heart.”
The exhibit is part of Flying Goat Cellars Wine & Culture in the Ghetto series, which began in May 2011. Previous events include “Wine Ghetto Portraits” by Fran Collin; “Local Vineyards” by Jules Reuter III; “Wine Art” by Christina LoCascio Larner; plein air paintings by Jon Arnold; poetry readings by James Kotsybar and Ella Gale; a book signing by speaker and life coach Bill Poett; live music by Jazz Divine Duo; poetry and interactive readings by Lisa McCool-Grime; and handweavings by Sandra Rude. ∆
Flying Goat Cellars www.FlyingGoatCellars.com has been handcrafting vineyard designated Pinot Noir since 2000 and sparkling wine since 2005. Winemaker/Proprietor Norm Yost has thirty years in the industry. For more information contact Kate Griffith, Chief Philosopher/Proprietor, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 737-GOAT.
Arts Briefs is compiled by Arts Editor Shelly Cone. Information should be sent to the Sun via fax, e-mail, or mail.
Cougars & Mustangs The trafficking problem: SLO County is a common stop for unwilling sex workers Eats, shoots, and leaves: The fight continues against the Asian citrus psyllid New rate calculator out for proposed Paso water district costs Hundreds of potential jurors report to SLO court on eve of murder trial San Luis Obispo City Council bans synthetic drugs After Harbor Terrace negotiation breakdown, harbor manager is out