27th Annual Los Olivos Quick Draw & Arts Festival

Saturday, August 17, 2013 • 10:00 a.m-6:00 p.m. www.santaynezvalleyarts.org Holly is thrilled to be working with Santa Ynez Valley Arts, a committee of the Artists Guild Santa Ynez Valley (a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit), on the upcoming expanded 27th Annual Los Olivos Quick Draw and Arts Festival. Inviting talented people from all over, Los Olivos will once again shimmer in the summer with vibrant creativity! This long-standing, free, signature event, will bring visitors up-close and personal with talented artists. The excitement begins when the featured Quick Draw artists are introduced by MC and...

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Santa Ynez Valley Artists’ Studio Tour

Holly organized the Santa Ynez Valley Artists’ Studio Tour for the Wildling Art Museum from 2006-2012. The event evolved into a full weekend with over 200 participants. Beginning with a Friday night reception for ticket holders and artists and continuing Saturday and Sunday when the individual studios opened. The tour involved around 20 artists who lived in the Santa Ynez Valley region. Scope of project: Meeting, interviewing, and selecting artists. Creation of artist agreement forms, project management, marketing, web content, brochures, tickets, postcards, sales, and oversight the...

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Los Olivos’ Quickdraw Event

Holly participated (along with 4 other organizations) in planning the Los Olivos Quickdraw event from 2010-2011. This one day event brings around 500+ people to Los Olivos to enjoy watching artists create an original work of art in 1-hour, and have the opportunity to purchase the piece of their choice through a live auction. In addition, galleries offer special demonstrations and their is a silent auction of more artwork. 2010 Project involved: Planning meetings, selecting artists, and creation of artist agreement forms. Marketing, website, brochures, and oversight of the event. 2011 Project...

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2012 Santa Ynez Valley Artists’ Studio Tour

In 2012, Holly created a series of short video interviews of 13 participating artists for the Wildling Museum in Los Olivos. All of those can be seen on the WildlingArtMuseum youtube channel, in addition to an overall 60-sec spot featuring the event.

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Los Olivos “A Day in the Country”

Los Olivos celebrates “A Day in the Country” every fall. This small town event draws hundreds of visitors who enjoy watching the local parade, shopping at a variety of craft booths, bbq, live music, winetasting, and special events around the town.

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Santa Barbara Educators Round Table

Holly worked with the Santa Barbara Educators Round Table, which consists of Educators from the Santa Barbara area non-profits. One of the projects the group collaborates on is the “Santa Barbara Passport to Santa Barbara County” program. This program allows children, grades K-6, free entry to participating educational institutions, along with an accompanying adult, from Dec-Apr each year. Children engage in an activity at each institution they visit, and upon completion receive a stamp in their passport. Project scope: Redesign of passport booklet. Decreased size to more...

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