Category Archives: Art

SolShock Q&A with Teen Photographer and Artist Bree Redman

With big dreams and even greater potential, Labree Redman holds a magic plan for a successful future.  This 15-year-old mogul in the making is an artist, photographer, dancer and entrepreneur, with a budding production company and exciting new projects.  Also known as “Bree”, this teenage … Continue reading

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Bringing Dance to the People April 9

In December 2010, Dancing With Long Beach (DWLB) set out for a yearlong series of semi-impromptu dance performances in public spaces throughout the city of Long Beach.   Since then, various contemporary dance companies and collectives have joined DWLB in “bringing dance to the people” … Continue reading

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Celebrating Creative ReUse Day

We’re proud to support the first ever Creative ReUse Day Sunday, February 27 hosted by The Long Beach Depot for Creative ReUse.  This block party event, sponsored by Pepsi Refresh, celebrates community and the creative use of recycled and used materials.  … Continue reading

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Meet Barrie, Ontario’s Darlington Studios

Three years ago,  Paul and Melanie Darlington stepped off a Princess cruise ship as employees and right into owning and operating the top rated Photography business in Barrie, Ontario Canada:  DarlingtonStudios .  Darlington Studios specializes in portrait, commercial and wedding photography and videography for Barrie, Muskoka, and surrounding … Continue reading

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SolShock Supports Native Sol: Earth-friendly Fashion & Raw Food

Today’s sunny post focuses on one of our favorite fashion designers and inspiring projects, Native Sol.  Founded by May Salem, Native Sol is a family-run lifestyle company offering unique, earth-friendly and fashionable clothing,  jewelry, and accessories.  In their own words, Native Sol “specializes in using Natural Plant Fibers, renewable resources, … Continue reading

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Supporting Small Businesses: Village Treasures

Village Treasures is an African Gift Shop, Boutique & Art Gallery that features authentic masks, statues, furniture, textiles, framed art, jewelry, clothing, accessories, herbal products, World Imports and more, at affordable prices.  From fresh sage and natural body products, to Moroccan … Continue reading

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Oh Snap! Christina Maxine

In this month’s Photography feature, we’re highlighting a few shots from LA-based, up-and-coming freelance photographer, Christina Maxine.  She showcases her artistry and love for music in these photographs and more, which can be seen at The Wine Bar in Long Beach and select art galleries … Continue reading

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Aldana Mica: Fashionably Rocking Upcycled Art

Meet Micaela Aldana, owner and creator of Aldana Mica: handmade finger-crocheted clothing, accessories, and upcycled art.  Made from reused materials and a favorite among eco-friendly fashionistas, Aldana Mica pieces are one-of-a-kind.  From aprons and scarves, to frames and yoga mat bags, she creates beautiful … Continue reading

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MIXMAS – A Collaborative Holiday Affair

LBCreative!, Lyon Art Supply & Vayden Roi Galleries present Mixmas Saturday, Dec. 11 from 4pm to 12am.    

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