Shutterbugs, Start Thinking Pink for Calendar Photo Contest

Nor-Cal Think Pink is looking for photos for its 2011-2012 calendar. The group welcomes all entries of pink-themed photos. Winners will be selected by Nor-Cal Think Pink Board Members to be in included in the calendar, which will be distributed… Continue Reading


ArtHop Photo Exhibition Teaches Us to Live ‘Life Uprooted’

“Death reveals a lot about life and the way it’s lived,” says Eric Knapp, an ecologist for the National Forest Service. Eric’s proclamation is a culmination of thoughts and emotions that developed over the course of a two-year project that… Continue Reading

American Landscape Artist-in-Residence Braveheart to Speak

What: Presentation by photographer Rick Braveheart, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area’s current artist-in-residence When: Thursday (April 28), 6 p.m. Where: Turtle Bay Visitor Center Theater Cost: Free to the public Turtle Bay Exploration Park, in conjunction with Whiskeytown National Recreation Area,… Continue Reading


SmallShots Takes Big Leap – Tax Office to Art Gallery

In terms of curb appeal, Redding’s newest creative space is more utility than artistry. But reserve judgment until you step inside the welcoming, open, well-lit spot on a charming strip of Redding’s west side. The walls at SmallShots, a former… Continue Reading

Turtle Bay Names ‘Find Your Walden in Redding’ Photo Winners

Turtle Bay Exploration Park would like to thank all of the talented local photographers who submitted hundreds of amazing photographs of our unique North State setting, making Find Your Walden in Redding a huge success. Final judging was conducted by… Continue Reading


Project Iceland: 150+ Miles In and Half My Hike

Greetings again from Iceland! The project (click here for previous installments of Brian’s Project Iceland photography book endeavor) has reached the halfway point, and I must say everything has been different than I expected. I don’t mean in a good or… Continue Reading


Amy Andrews Invites Your Heart to Come to Life

Congratulations to Amy Andrews, winner of “Best in Show” for the 2010 North Valley Art League Juried Photography Show. The 19th Annual show attracted 237 photographs, from 68 artists living in southern Oregon and northern California. To encourage younger participants,… Continue Reading


Project Iceland, Part 2

I have many fears when it comes to my summer project, rational and irrational … although they lean toward mostly irrational. In fact, when I began planning this trip I made a list, to convince myself first before taking the jouney. I titled that list something very manly, like … Continue Reading


Images Sought for ‘Glass Eye’ Photography Show

What: Images from a Glass Eye International Juried Photography Show, sponsored by the Tehama County Photo Club of Red Bluff, CA. When: Images accepted now through Sunday, May 23, 2010. Exhibit runs Aug. 13 to Sept. 10, 2010, at The… Continue Reading