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Jewelry Making with LothLorien Stewart

Jewelry Making with LothLorien Stewart

Learn how to make a jewelry piece using copper metal clay with local artist LothLorien Stewart. This two week workshop is on September 15 and 22, 5:30pm to 8:30pm in the beautiful backyard of The Alley. In session one, LothLorien will cover the basics of shaping and refining metal clay […]

Yosemite National Park Superintendent Don Neubacher and Les Marsden, Ahwahnee Hotel MSO concert, April 26, 2015. Photo Credit: Michael McLane

The Mariposa Symphony Orchestra Receives a Creative California Communities Grant from the California Arts Council

Congratulations to our Mariposa Symphony Orchestra who were recently announced as a California Arts Council’s Creative California Communities grantees. The orchestra’s “American Anniversaries” project won the award, helping enable the MSO to present live concerts in Yosemite National Park’s numerous gateway county communities in the spring of 2016.  Recognized for its […]

Juveniles Utilizing Massive Potential Starting with Arts (JUMP StArts)

Juveniles Utilizing Massive Potential Starting with Arts (JUMP StArts)

We are honored to be one of eight organizations to receive funds to provide arts programs benefiting at-risk youth through the California Arts Council’s pilot competitive grant program, Juveniles Utilizing Massive Potential Starting with Arts (JUMP StArts). We will use these funds to develop and launch a new visual arts […]

Cousin Jack’s Mariposa Evenings Concert Series 2015 Lineup

Cousin Jack’s Mariposa Evenings Concert Series 2015 Lineup

Every Friday and Saturday evening during the summer months (this year, June 5 – August 28*) we host Cousin Jack’s Mariposa Evenings Summer Concert Series in downtown Mariposa’s Arts Park. These free concerts are produced by Ronnie Sweeting and feature folk, bluegrass, rock, jazz, reggae, and country bands hailing from […]

NEW Program! The Mariposa Theatre Alliance

NEW Program! The Mariposa Theatre Alliance

We are very pleased to announce our new program, the Mariposa Theatre Alliance. The Mariposa Theatre Alliance is an association of producing theater artists formed to foster and promote theatre throughout Mariposa County. In addition to staging productions, the Mariposa Theatre Alliance will provide theatre classes and workshops open to members […]

District 2 Art Show Call for Artists

District 2 Art Show Call for Artists

Attention Mariposa and Tuolumne County Artists! Entry forms for our third annual District 2 Art Show are now available here. If you have any question please call the Arts Council at (209) 966-3155 or Mimi Jones at (209) 878-3158.