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First Friday La Jolla Art Walk

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Over 400 people attend each month’s First Friday Art Walk and were treated to complimentary catered cuisine, signature cocktails, hot toddies, and — of course — beautiful art and memorable artists. Each month a new theme is selected to make sure that every Art Walk is a unique experience.

There will be sips and snacks and partnerships with health-oriented businesses.

Galleries will be unveiling and showing all types of artwork from sculptures and photography to paintings and culinary creations. Whether you are a serious collector. enjoy being part of a creative scene or love learning about new and emerging talents; you won’t want to miss this free event.

Thumbprint Gallery will be celebrating our 13-year anniversary at our location as well as at BFree Studios

You can pick up a map of galleries participating in the art walk at Thumbprint Gallery.

Participating galleries and other locations:

Artemis Fine Art
Be Boutique
BFree Studio
Contemporary Fine Arts Gallery
Cosmopolitan Fine Arts Gallery
Cove House
Greg Lawson Gallery
Krista Schumacher Art Gallery
L&G Projects
Legends Gallery
Lik Fine Art
Mangelson Images of Nature
Martin Lawrence Galleries
Modernist Cuisine
Michael Seewald Gallery
National Gallery of Fine Art
Pacific Sotheby's Int'l Real Estate
She's Art + Soul
Thumbprint Gallery
Yiddishland California

Thumbprint Gallery 13-Year Anniversary Party

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We are celebrating our 13-year anniversary! The celebration will be at two locations: Thumbprint Gallery (920 Kline St) and also BFree Studios (7857 Girard) just a quick two minute walk away. Art and live music at both locations!

Also the First Fridays La Jolla Art Walk will be happening!

At BFree Studios we will be featuring a special anniversary art exhibition featuring many artists we have worked with over the past 13 years. This location will be open 4p-7p. Live music will start at 5pm.

At Thumbprint Gallery, we will be featuring the Closing Reception for the Ill Communication group art show curated by Victorio Villa. This location will be open 4p-10p. Live music starts at 630p.

Art by

AH Romero
Andrew Jones
Brady Willmott
Brisk
Daniel Hicks
Ellis Luu
EXIST1981
Hilary Dufour
Hyper Helix
Ivonne Garcia
Katherine Brannock
Kolten French
Marcos LaFarga
NC Winters
Nonie Cruzado
Regan Russell
Richard Salcido
Thao French
Victorio Villa
Watermoon Studios
Zard Apuya
Live music line up:
BFree Stage (7857 Girard):

Terry Matsuoka - 5p-630p
Thumbprint Stage (920 Kline St.):

OnlyChrisAng - 830p-915p
Tori Roze - 730p-815p
Stay Golden - 630p-715p

Reverb feat. Poised in the Darkness

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Reverb is a monthly music showcase featuring San Diego's local talent every second Saturday at Thumbprint Gallery in La Jolla. FREE and All Ages!

This month we have:

Live music by Poised in the Darkness

Music will start at 7:30pm

Also:
Art exhibition by Katherine Brannock

Portugal Slowcation! - Sept 2022

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PORTUGAL SLOWCATION!
• Dates: September 1 - 10, 2022 (10 days)
• Cost: $3200 (per person, excluding flights)
• Room upgrades available!
• Details: https://globe-drifters.com/trip/portugal-trip/

This is a slowcation. To read more about slowcations, click here: https://globe-drifters.com/extended-stay-trips/.

Check out pictures from past trips:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/155293978@N02/albums/72157720194979221/

See below for more information. If you have questions, please email [masked].

Explore the best of Portugal on our slowcation… Wander through Sintra’s romantic streets and stop pasteis de nata (egg tart). Discover Lisbon’s ageless history with a glass of Port along the River Tejo. Return home to a 19th-century former summer residence surrounded by verdant gardens and a Moorish castle.

• Historic home: Our hotel is 150 years old and steeped in history and covered in enchanted gardens. Best of all, it’s just a 10 minute walk into town!

• Tuk Tuk, all aboard!: Whizz through Lisbon in a tuk tuk for a unique perspective of this charismatic capital from which most travelers don’t get to see.

• Portugal at your leisure: Instead of moving around from city to city, slow it down and enjoy the country at your own pace.

• Fairytale castles: The mystical castles & colorful streets of Sintra are straight out of a fairytale and are bound to leave you in awe.

Please email [masked] if you have questions!

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COVID UPDATE: If your trip is cancelled prior to departure in the event of a COVID-19-related reason, a full refund will be made.

Past events (563)

The Cookout - Group Art Exhibition

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