Wendy Ballen Wire Art
One Woman Show
August 19 & 20, 2017
Sat. 12-5 Reception 3-5
Santa Cruz Art League
Santa Cruz, California
This is an award show I received after winning the popular vote from the Santa Cruz Art League Member Show: Views of the Cruz (A-L) in January, 2017. I will be showing old and new work in the classroom at the SCAL for two days only.
Below is the sculpture that won the popular vote. It’s called
It Takes A Lot Of Practice.
It’s made of copper wire. 26″ tall, 16″ long and 12″ wide.
Santa Cruz Art League Members have submitted works in various media to share their own Views of the Cruz.
Vote for Best in Show
The artist with the most votes will have a solo show in the
classroom during the year
This Note: Members M-Z exhibit will be in June this year.
Wired and Twisted – 3D Wire Art Workshop with Wendy Ballen
Cabrillo College, 6500 Soquel Drive Aptos CA 95003, 831.479.6100
Wire is a versatile, surprising medium. It can imply fluid movement, shape and energy. In this workshop you will learn how to create a structurally sound 3-dimensional objects with wire, and to
how to work confidently with wire as a medium, developing your creativity and expanding your techniques. We will use different gauges and types of metals, emphasizing wrapping wire joints in a variety of ways to enhance both aesthetics and structural integrity. Students will carry away a better understanding of ways to combine and connect wire.
Sat & Sun., April 1 & 2
10 am – 4 pm
A flock of birds and their makers from a Wired & Twisted Workshop