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1st Thursday Arts Exhibitions

four colorful abstract painting displayed on a wall at 1st Thursday exhibition
Juxtapose
the Traveling Hurtados band playing at 1st Thursday exhibition
Juxtapose
Artist Chuck Jefferson sitting near a display of his artwork in the gallery during 1st Thursday exhibition
Juxtapose
a paper mache head of a lion with bright orange fur and yellow eyes
Into the Wild
acrylic painting of a zebra with a bright green and grey background
Into the Wild
acrylic painting of a brown and white dog on a blue pillow and yellow floral background
Into the Wild
watercolor painting and sketch of a blue and red humming bird with green background
Into the Wild
acrylic painting of a black and white panda bear with bright blue background and green bamboo
Into the Wild
acrylic painting of a brown and white owl with blue background and yellow sun
Into the Wild
acrylic painting of orange and black striped tiger with big yellow eyes and blue background
Into the Wild
mixed media painting of bright orange and yellow flowers with light blue background
Self Portraits
acrylic painting of field of flowers with greens and purples with yellow and purple horizon lines
Horizon Lines
Artist Mike Gurney sitting in his studio ad painting at an easel
Horizon Lines
Artist Kyle Allan sitting in his studio and painting a landscape on an easel
Horizon Lines
acrylic painting of a beach scene at night with black foreground blue water and yellow sun going down behind black mountains
Horizon Lines
acrylic painting of the Santa Barbara Courthouse by artist Kyle Allan
Horizon Lines
acrylic floral painting with blue mountains by artist Erin Ziegler
Horizon Lines
poster art of March 7th 2019 1st Thursday Arts Exhibition
Into the Wild
watercolor self portrait painting by artist and studio instructor Brian MacLaren
Self Portraits
watercolor painting of a coastal beach scene by artist Robert Winans
Self Portraits
self portrait drawing with markers by artist John Houston
Self Portraits
mixed media artwork sunflowers in a vase by artist Erin Ziegler
Self Portraits
watercolor painting and sketch of yellow flowers
Way I See It
acrylic painting and sketch of people inside a grey house
Way I See It
illustration drawing by artist John Houston
Way I See It
acrylic abstract painting
Way I See It
drawing of the Santa Barbara Mission by artist Nelson Riveria
Way I See It
poster art of May 2nd 2019 1st Thursday Arts Exhibition
watercolor painting of a forest of black and white trees with rainbow of colors on the ground
acrylic floral landscape painting by artist Erin Ziegler
painting of a yellow and black shell with blue background
Artist Kyle Allan sitting in his studio holding up one of his tractor drawings
a multi colored drawing of a truck by artist Kyle Allan
a multi colored drawing of a tractor by artist Kyle Allan
acrylic painting of the Santa Barbara Courthouse by artist Kyle Allan
a wall display of artist Kyle Allan's drawings of tractors and other machinery
poster art of December 6th 2018 1st Thursday Arts Exhibition