Feb 3-25 ART OF TODAY, ARTISTS OF TOMORROW Inspired by the
Brooke Thom Memorial Art Show, this exhibition features works
in all mediums and processes, including installation and performance
art, done by regional high school students. Scholarships awarded
and past recipients of the Brooke Thom Memorial and the Fallbrook
Art Assn scholarships showed current work.
Mar 4-25 ALL’S FAIR IN ART This is the first open juried
show presented by the Art Center and was very exciting …
there were no limitations on medium, discipline, student or
Apr 1-6 PLEASURES OF THE TABLE An exhibition inspired by the
2007 Community Read, ‘My Life in France’ by Julia
Childs & Alex Prud’Homme, presented in collaboration
with the Friends of the Fallbrook Library.
Apr 4 GOOD TASTE featuring French wines & foods along
with a program.
Apr 13-29 FALLBROOK ART ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP SHOW
This juried show was open to association members only and
includes a Children’s Art Exhibit, an outgrowth of the
Mary LaHue Art Assist Program that places working artists
in area elementary schools to teach art.
May 5-6 14th Annual REFLECTIONS OF NATURE This exclusive invitational
show features works by 30 artists working in a variety of
media including oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, pen &
ink, bronze, wood, stone, and steel. The focus is not only
on the accurate representation of animals in typical behaviors
and proper environment, but also on the landscape that sustains
them with both studio & plein air works.
May 20-Jun 24 11th Annual NATIONAL GOURD FINE ART SHOW It’s
amazing that so common an object as a gourd can be transformed
into fascinating works of art as well as functional objects
and jewelry. The Fallbrook area is nationally acclaimed as
a gourd-growing destination. Artists from across the country
vie for entry into this very popular show and never disappoint
us in the new ways they devise to use gourds in their art.
As always, the final weekend of the show coincides with the
Welburn International Gourd.
July 8 - Aug 26 - GALAXY OF
GLASS 10TH ANNUAL GLASS SHOW Juried show with
emphasis on hot blown glass, the dual exhibition and sale
presents fine art glass as well as gift items, functional
ware, and jewelry.
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Sept 9 - Oct 28 ART OF
The focus is on hand-crafted artisan goods paintings, pastels,
etchings, sculpture, and other works of fine art,
both contemporary and historical.
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Dec 2 - 23 ART OF THE
Fill your holiday gift list from an abundance of offerings
created by regional artists and artisans.
Choose from a wide selection of jewelry, perfumers, vases,
cookware, wood bowls, leather goods, mosaic boxes, painted
silk scarves and clothing, fiber art wall hangings, and much,
Mon-Sat 10 am - 4 pm, Sun 11-3
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Jan 8 – 29. Absolute Amadeus – Fallbrook Celebrates
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s 250th Birthday.
A photo documentary exhibition on the life and times of Mozart,
considered by many to be the greatest composer of all times,
on loan from the Austrian Consulate. Adding to the mood are
Carolyn McHenry’s 18th century inspired mannequins in
period clothing. In contrast, Los Angeles visual artist Nancy
Mooslin assigns the twelve equal-tempered pitches in an octave
of music to the colors of the twelve-hue color wheel to create
wonderful abstract paintings. Show Hours Mon-Sat 10am –
4pm, Sun 12-3
Sat Jan 14th 4-6pm Chocolate & Champagne
Sat. Jan 28th 5-7pm - Gala Birthday Bash, period dress optional.
Sun. Jan 29th 11am–4pm Absolute Amadeus–the Festival
Activities for children and adults in various venues throughout
the Village – live music, jugglers, puppetry, food,
drink. Free. Sun Jan 29th, 4pm Concert at the Bob Burton Performing
Arts Center features the Mainly Mozart All Star Orchestra,
for tickets, call Fallbrook Music Society.
Feb 5 - Mar 12 The American & National Watercolor Society
The Art Center is the only venue in the U.S. to host both
of these prestigious shows simultaneously. While transparent
watercolor will be well represented, both societies have expanded
to include all water-based media – an exciting show
featuring works by artists prominent in their field.
Sun 12-3 Reception Feb 4, 5-7 pm features John Salminen.
Companion Sunday Afternoon Demos & 5-Day Workshops at
the Art Studios of Fallbrook
Mar 18. ‘California Girl – Celebrating a Golden
Era’ 4-6pm – Meet & Mingle with author T.
Jefferson Parker for book signing & reading. Exhibition
moves to The Salon Gallery Mar 20-Apr 29
Mar 26-Apr 16 Art of the Flower – A Tribute to the Gardener.
Inspiration for the 2nd Annual Art of the Flower Show comes
from the Fallbrook Garden Club’s 75th Diamond Jubilee
Anniversary. The show will feature original art, and many
flower related gift items. A special historical section will
take a look at the role of the garden and the gardener.
Apr 2 Art of the Flower - The Festival. 10 am - 4pm –
Downtown Fallbrook & the Art Studios
Enjoy a leisurely day in the emerging arts district of downtown
Fallbrook. This intimate fair celebrates the flower in art,
home décor, gardens, landscape, and weddings. A meandering
arrangement of booths and mini gardens creates a relaxed setting
in which to browse, shop and learn about art and decoration.
Explore local art galleries and the Art Studios of Fallbrook.
The downtown village merchants and restaurants feature specialty
items. ‘Artists in Action’ demos throughout the
day include Painters, Ceramicists, Printmakers, Floral Arranging,
Garden Design, and Wedding ideas plus many art activities
Apr 21-30. The Fallbrook Art Association’s Spring Membership
Show of Fine Art Judged by Lenny Scarola.
May 6 & 7. Reflections of Nature 13th Annual National
Invitational Wildlife Art Show.
A must for wildlife art lovers! The 2006 show features the
work of the nation’s top artists working in watercolor,
oil, pastels, bronze, stone, wood and more!
May 7. Wild in the Streets– A Celebration of Nature
and Art in Fallbrook.
This one-day festival, held in conjunction with the Reflections
of Nature wildlife art show, celebrates Nature and Preservation!
The downtown village is abuzz with live exotic animals, activities
for children, fossils, info on land and endangered animal
conservancy, and village merchants offer special deals &
Jan 10- Feb 5 Pale Pachyderm (Art White Elephant) Local artists,
artisans, designers, and collectors offer their wares for
Feb 13-Mar 6 Transferring Ink in the West This two-part printmaking
exhibition includes juried artists from the Western United
States joined by a historic section including works by such
noted artists as Dali, Picasso, Chagall, Miro, Hassam, Martin
Lewis, Emil Kosa, and others.
Mar 12-27 Shining a Light Showcasing works by dyslexic artists
in all mediums plus a special children’s section - Presented
with The Dyslexia Foundation
Apr 3-30 The Art of the Flower This fine-art show features
paintings, sculpture, and floral designs, plus a Shop with
unique flower merchandise.
Apr 3 The Art of the Flower Festival This intimate fair celebrates
the flower in art, home décor, gardens, landscape,
& weddings - Alvarado & Main Streets 10am –
5pm - Free
May 6,7,8 Reflections of Nature 12th Annual National Wildlife
May 13-22 Fallbrook Art Association Membership Show
Jun 5-26 9th Annual National Gourd Fine Art Show
Jul 3 - 24 Galaxy of Glass 8th Annual Glass Show
Jul 30 - Aug 14 My Fallbrook - What does Fallbrook mean to
me? A photography show featuring shots of our community past
and present + photographic equipment.
Sep 11–25 Incorporating Art Into Daily Life Spotlight
on functional art including furniture, ceramics, glass, and
Nov 11-20 Fallbrook Art Association Open Juried Show
Dec 1-23 BRAND NEW THIS YEAR! The Art of the Holiday Regional
artists and artisans offer unique works perfect for holiday
giving + artists in action demonstrations + a display of the
history of the holiday’s origins from around the world.
Jan 15 – 25, 3rd Annual Shining a Light, A Celebration
of Dyslexic Artists
Feb 1 – Mar 14 National Watercolor Society Travel Exhibition
+ Watercolor West
April 29 – May 2, 2004 11th Annual National Wildlife
Art Show Reflections of Nature
May 14 – 30, 2004 Jubilee Christian Art Show
Jun 12-27, 2004 8th Annual National Gourd Fine Art Show
July 10 – 25, 2004 7th Annual Glass Show Galaxy of Glass
Jul 29-31 & Aug 1, 2004 Brooke Thom Memorial High School
Art Students Scholarship Show
Aug 7 - 22, 2004 2nd Annual Motorcycles: Wheels of Desire
Sep 5 - 26, 2004 3rd Annual Nat’l Ceramics Show From
Stoneware to Porcelain
Oct - Sculpture Festival
Nov 12 – 21, 2004 Fallbrook Art Association Open Juried
Nov 26 -Dec 12, 2004 Bonsall Woman’s Club’s 12th
Annual Magic of Christmas Fundraiser
A Magical Christmas Celebration Craft & Gift Shop
Jan. 9 -19 National Dyslexia Research Foundation
Shining a Light, A Celebration of Dyslexic Artists
March 21 - April 5 Printmaking & Beyond III
April 12 - 20 Fallbrook Art Association
Spring Membership Show
April 28 - May 4 The Junior Wildlife Art Exhibition
Elementary through High School Student Work
Held at The Art Studios of Fallbrook, 310 E. Alvarado
May 2, 3 & 4 10th Annual National Wildlife Art Show
Reception 5/2 eve Reflections of Nature
June 8 - 22 7th Annual National Gourd Fine Art Show
July 6 - 20 6th Annual Hot Glass Show
August 22 – Sept 7 Jubilee Christian Art Show
Sept 13 – 28 2nd Annual National Ceramics Fine Art Show
Oct. 6 - 27 7th Annual Sculpture Show
Beyond the Surface – Realism to Abstraction
Nov. 9 - 17 Fallbrook Art Association
40th Anniversary Celebration – Open-Juried Show
Bonsall Woman’s Club
Nov 29 – Dec 14 Old-Fashioned Magic of Christmas Boutique