Julie Hirota

Beach Bash supports youth art programs

Instead of shopping at the mall, kids recently found themselves creating beach-themed paintings at the Westfield Galleria at Roseville. Sarah Padilla, 5, made a beach sunset with ...

Gregory Kondos leads workshop for Roseville students

Roseville High School students learned tips for drawing and painting from famed artist Gregory Kondos during a free workshop at the Blue Line Gallery on Jan. 28. The contemporary ...

Greg Kondos brings art to Roseville

Greg Kondos took one look at the Blue Line Gallery and decided it should be a two-person show. It’s not that Kondos, 88, doesn’t have the body of work to fill it. The artist ha ...

Roseville’s Blue Line Gallery goes with the flow

Artist Jack Richardson hesitated upon being invited to participate in a Blue Line Gallery exhibit called Aqua-Scapes. “I thought they were crazy, because it’s about wa ...

Stolen plaques to be replaced at Roseville’s Sculpture Park

On a recent afternoon in Roseville’s Sculpture Park, an art administrator rushed up to a young woman and child reading an informational kiosk. The kiosk provides details on ...

Everyone wins at Lottery for the Arts

Imagine a lottery where everyone who enters wins. Those are pretty good odds, and exactly what attendees of the third annual Lottery for the Arts get — buy a ticket to the event ...

Roseville Arts gets grant to assist youth program

Roseville Arts recently received a $46,000 grant from The James Irvine Foundation to fund a creative arts program for youth. For more than 45 years, the local nonprofit organizati ...

Blue Line’s latest is ‘edgy’ — for fiber art

On one stand in the Blue Line Gallery sits a human bust covered with hundreds of teabags dyed bright green. On a side wall hangs a framed creation of black straws interwoven into ...

The ‘Sand Guy’ cometh

People around the world must really enjoy watching the creation of sand sculptures. That explains why artist Kirk Rademaker, a professional sand sculptor since 2000, has been hire ...

‘Beach Bash’ for the arts

Don’t have a trip to the coast planned for this summer? Don’t worry. Instead, enjoy a beach party right here in Roseville at the inaugural Blue Line Beach Bash Saturday, June ...