Monday, April 21, 2014

Artisans Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA

Have you been to the Artisans Gallery in Santa Cruz in the last 2 months? Well if you have, awesome! If you are planning on it, you will just be so thankful that you stopped by to shop at the most amazing gallery/ shop in Santa Cruz! The Artisans is switching it up again, and they have created a unique and fun children's section of the gallery, go on, take a look! Artisans is located at 1368 Pacific Ave!

 The Artisans is officially carrying the whimsical robotic cards!

 If you are ever looking for a sweet, funny card, Artisans Gallery is your go to place!

Go on by today or this week, or when you come to visit Santa Cruz this summer with your friends!

Thursday, April 17, 2014

2014 Santa Cruz Nexties

Last night was the Santa Cruz Nexties at the Nick. I saw the line up of speakers and I did not want to miss out on these passionate speeches, which they all were. This group of people are so connected to the community, passionate,  are true leaders and are making Santa Cruz County a better place to live work and engage.

Here is the line up of our passionate people!

Speaker include:
Nina Simon - Executive Director at the Santa Cruz @Museum of Art and History
Danny Keith - Director, Corporate Sponsorships at Santa Cruz Warriors, Executive Director Grind Out Hunger
Cliff Hodges - Founder & CEO - Adventure Out LLC, CrossFit West LLC
Monica Martinez- Executive Director at Homeless Services Center
Darrin Caddes - Vice President of Corporate Design at Plantronics
Analicia Cube - Co-founder,Take Back Santa Cruz
Megan Joseph - Director of Community Organizing, United Way of Santa Cruz County
Jacob Martinez - Project Director at ETR Associates, Founder of Digital NEST

Special music guest - Nick Gallant
For more info about the Event or to learn more about this months speakers go to:

Here are the 2014 Nextie Winners that are creating an exciting community to be a part in!

"This year we are going BIG! The Nexties will be held May 30th, 7:00 at The Rio.
The 2014 Nexties winners are
  • Greg Pepping – Executive Director Coastal Watershed Council
  • Consuelo Alba – Filmmaker, co-founder of the Watsonville Film Festival
  • Lindsey Chester – All About Theatre
  • Tyler Fox –
  • Kendra Baker & Zach Davis – Assembly, The Penny Ice Creamery, and The Picnic Basket"

Really amazing! Thank you Santa Cruz! What a wonderful place to be!