The 3rd annual Love is in the Air at the Hyatt Valencia gala event of the Santa Clarita Creative Guild will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 14 at the Hyatt Regency ballroom in Valencia.
Enjoy a Sunday afternoon with outstanding visual artists and musicians of the Santa Clarita Valley! Refreshments and desserts will be served along with a no-host bar.
Live painting exhibitions featuring four outstanding artists are guaranteed to provide exciting pizzazz to the art show:
- Lorelle Miller (portrait - oil),
- Laura Leifield (still life - oil),
- Cecily Willis (oil) and
- Peggy Patti (watercolor)
Ongoing live musical entertainment will spotlight various local musicians led by Manak and Mary Duo, RGB Jazz Quartet led by Gary Friedman with Barry Lederman, Rod Bennett and Roger Brooks and other guest musicians.
The event will also include People's Choice Awards and a competitive silent auction of beautiful artworks and gift baskets, a great opportunity to own original art and other valuable items! There will be a colorful youth art display and free face painting by Molly Eschvachera.
In celebration of the Youth Art Month this March, an art competition for 4 -12 year-old artists will be hosted by Mission Renaissance. SCCG judges will be led by community art leaders: Art Commissioner Sandy Fisher, art educator Jaylene Armstrong and Jeff Barber, City Supervisor for Art and Events, who will judge the week before.
Winners will be announced at the event with trophies and prizes. Deadline to enter the competition is March 1. Fast Frame will frame the artworks of the top three winners of the competition. For information on the Youth Art Competition, call Sarah Bukowsky at 661.513.9937, or log in to fineartclasses.com)The show will benefit the art enrichment programs of the Santa Clarita Creative Guild for SCV Youth and SCV Senior Center.
Gala ticket price is $15 for early birds/ $25 at the door. For ticket information call Zony Gordon at 661 312-3422, or Jennifer Primero at 661 254-2404. Tickets are also available at Fast Frame and Mission Renaissance in Valencia.