Free Summer Art Lesson on August 11th at the California Center for the Arts


Escondido, Ca. – August 6, 2018 — The Education Department at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido is hosting another free 2nd Saturday art lesson on Saturday, August 11th!

Join Center Teaching Artist, Brittany Balcom, for a lesson in watercolor technique as she guides participants through the process of painting their own floral still life.

After the art lesson, 2nd Saturdays participants can visit the museum’s new watercolor exhibitions, The American Watercolor Society’s 151st Traveling Exhibition and Local Color with pay-what-you-can admission.

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido offers two 1-hour classes, with the first one starting at 10am and the second at 11:15am in Studio Two.

The 2nd Saturdays art lessons are free, with materials provided. Just bring your creativity!

The art lessons are seated on first-come, first-served basis. Seating is extremely limited and classes do fill up! Please arrive early to guarantee your seat.

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About California Center for the Arts, Escondido
With a mission of bringing people together to discover, create and celebrate the arts, California Center for the Arts, Escondido is the cultural center of North San Diego County.

The Center’s unique campus includes a 1,523-seat concert hall, a 404-seat theater, a contemporary art museum, art and dance studios, and a full-service conference center with meeting and banquet facilities. The Center also runs an extensive education program and produces free community events. San Diego Magazine named the Center the “Best Limited Engagement” in North County. The Center was named in the Top Five for U-T San Diego’s Readers Poll for “Best Live Music Venue” and the Top Five for “Best Place to Get Married.” In 2016, the Center was named “Organization of the Year” by the Escondido Chamber of Commerce. In 2018, the Center was chosen as one of fifteen cities from all over the country to be awarded a grant known as the Levitt AMP [Your City] grant. The Center received $25K in matching funds to present the Levitt AMP Escondido Music Series, which is a minimum of 10 free outdoor concerts presented over 10 to 12 consecutive weeks during 2018.

The Center is located at 340 N. Escondido Blvd. in Escondido. The Ticket Office can be reached at (800) 988-4253. Tickets can also be purchased online. To learn more, including performance dates, times, and ticket information, visit


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