Shopping at the Berkeley Potters Guild — Three Artists, Three Visions

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Lots of wonderful stuff to see at the Berkeley Potters Guild the other day. The work of three potters in particular, each … [Read more...]

Sculptor Patricia Bengtson-Jones — Connecting with the Cosmos

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The mythology of prehistory continues to beckon to sculptor Patricia Bengtson-Jones. For decades, the Berkeley, California, … [Read more...]

Judy Seidel: Click Here for an Eyeful of Her Life-Affirming Paintings

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Some artists seem to be able transfer the way their minds -- souls? -- work onto paper or canvas. And of those artists, … [Read more...]

Institute of Mosaic Art — A Berkeley Spin on an Ancient Art

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The Institute of Mosaic Art left its creative mark on facades all over Oakland's Jingletown neighborhood before moving last … [Read more...]

Amazing Places: A Walk Around Oakland’s Jingletown

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Is Oakland the next Brooklyn? Lots of people are saying so. … [Read more...]