Archive for the ‘Web Exclusives’ Category

  • James Van Arsdale at Left Coast Books

    May 16, 11 • To Do, Web Exclusives

    Mixed-media sculptor-installation artist James Van Arsdale’s latest exhibit, “Everything You Hear is True,” is on view through July 2 at Left Coast Books. We peeked in on the gallery opening on Friday. James is one of the local artists who share...

  • Courtesy of Wine Cask

    Chef’s Counter at the Wine Cask a Culinary Treat

    May 12, 11 • Eat, Web Exclusives, Wineries

    By Leslie Dinaberg I had my first encounter with the Chef’s Counter at the Wine Cask this week and my tastebuds are still dancing with delight. For those of you who haven’t heard, every Monday through Thursday night Chef Brandon Hughes is now...

  • 1st Thursday Art Walk

    May 4, 11 • Datebook, Web Exclusives

    We’ve already gotten into May and you know what that means: the 1st Thursday Art Walk! An evening of art and culture centered around lower State Street, this free event opens visual and performing arts venues for everyone to enjoy. There’s sure to be...

  • Delectable Delights–just in time for Mother’s Day!

    Apr 27, 11 • Datebook, Web Exclusives

    This Thursday, April 28, two local online foodie businesses, Jessica Foster Confections and Montecito Country Kitchen, team up for a Spring Fling Open House.   Jessica Foster has been experimenting with chocolates since 2001. Taking inspiration from her...

  • Lounge, Crystal Symphony Ports in Santa Barbara

    Crystal Symphony Ports in Santa Barbara

    Apr 20, 11 • Local Life, Web Exclusives

    Did you happen to see that giant cruise ship docked in the harbor last week? Well that was Crystal Cruises’ Symphony making a rare call in Santa Barbara. Our Editor Leslie Dinaberg was invited aboard for a small lunch and tour of this stunning luxury liner....

  • Nell Campbell’s “Duck Blinds: Louisiana” at Jane Deering Gallery

    Apr 18, 11 • Galleries, Web Exclusives

    Photographer Nell Campbell currently has an exhibit at the Jane Deering Gallery in downtown Santa Barbara. The exhibit, open through April 30, included an artist talk with poetry readings. We stopped by to check it out. The exhibit, entitled “Duck Blinds:...

  • Gardener’s Garden

    Apr 18, 11 • Web Exclusives

    Unlike the proverbial shoeless cobbler and hungry cook, the landscape professionals of Santa Barbara happily put their creative skills to personal use. They build gardens for their own pleasure, and whether cultivating tidy perennial beds or stuffing plants...