Postcards from Mecca

Grace Hudson Museum; through August 22, 2021 Wednesday – Friday 10:00 to 4:30, Saturday & Sunday 12:00 to 4:00 This fascinating exhibition explores the friendship of two women who explored and had adventures in the Southern California desert from the late 1910s through the early 30s. They both learned the art of photography and documentedContinue reading “Postcards from Mecca”

Help Launch a Community Art Gallery in Ukiah

Make a donation The Deep Valley Arts Collective is a Mendocino County-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that believes in the transformative power of making and experiencing art. Our mission is to create a culture that nurtures artists’ development and success while contributing to the well-being of our community. During COVID-19, the Deep Valley Arts Collective successfullyContinue reading “Help Launch a Community Art Gallery in Ukiah”

2021 UPC Themes / Sparks

Jan Weather (clouds, ice, precipitation, wind) Feb Indoors (indoor scenes, food, photo booth set-ups) Mar Orientation (vertical, square, fish eye) Apr Distance (macro, telephoto) May Painterly Effects (abstract, kaleidoscope, brush strokes) Jun Liquid, translucence, patina Jul Time of Day / “Sign of the Times” Aug Textural details (in nature or man-made) Sep Lighting (backlighting, night photography, flash) Oct Imperfection (unsymmetrical compositions, insect eaten leaves, jam smeared face) Nov Domestic animals (dogs, cats, chickens) Dec Best /Continue reading “2021 UPC Themes / Sparks”

The Photographer in Your Town

Henry Wonacott was a tenacious and adaptable commercial photographer working in Mendocino County between the years of 1908-1947. Equipped with the capacity to cater his skills to a changing market, his photography chronicles an evolving economic landscape. https://spark.adobe.com/page/7JFfZYoQ9AKOE/ https://spark.adobe.com/page/ago6hWiEWpf2N/