Three local painters discuss their displays at this year’s SLOPOKE exhibition

By Caleb Wiseblood

Sprawling landscapes and intimate still life paintings will be among the works on display at Flag Is Up Farms in Solvang, as part of an upcoming three-day art festival. The 13th annual SLOPOKE Art of the West Show, to be held on Sept. 22, 23, and 24, drew in dozens of artists who submitted pieces of various media that celebrate the American West, in hopes of being juried into this year’s exhibition...