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2018 Press Releases

2019-1-15 Artist Talk: Nature Through the Eye of a Needle - a Shared Adventure

Fiber Artist, Marine Biologist Weave Shared Stories at Wildling Museum of Art & Nature, January 16, 2019,

2019-1-8 Ray Strong: A Collector’s Passion Opening Reception

Collection of Ray Strong Paintings on Display at Wildling Museum, January 8, 2019 ,

2018-11-20 Nature Abstracted Workshop

Wildling Museum Workshop Draws on Nature Abstracted, Nov. 21, 2018,

Wildling Museum hosts nature-themed workshop, BY REBECCA ROSE December 19th, 2018, in the Santa Maria Sun - Volume 19, Issue 42 

2018-11-13 California National Lands Art Competition Announcement

Wildling announces call for submissions, Dec. 4, 2018, Santa Ynez Valley Star

Wildling Art Exhibit to Celebrate California’s National Lands, Nov. 14, 2018,

2018-11-08 Holiday Boutique

Wildling to host 8th annual Holiday Boutique, Nov. 24, 2018, Santa Ynez Valley Star

2018-10-16 Folded Art: Origami Animals by Robert Salazar

Bold fold: Robert Salazar's visionary origami work draws attention to conservation issues, Nov. 14 2018, Rebecca Rose, Santa Maria Sun

You Need to Go: Butterflies, Origami Animals and SB Botanic Garden, Oct 18, 2018,

Origami artist featured at Wildling Museum, November 7th, 2018, Rebecca Rose, Santa Maria Sun

Wildling presents origami animals by Robert Salazar, November 6, 2018, Santa Ynez Valley Star

2018-8-19 Nature Abstracted

Santa Barbara Seasons

Wildling Museum & Abstract Art Collective Present Nature Abstracted, Oct 17th, 2018, Santa Ynez Valley News

‘Nature Abstracted’ on view at Wildling Museum, Oct 16, 2018, Santa Ynez Valley Star

Wildling Museum shows abstract art for the first time - Oct 16, 2018, Coastal View

2018-9-10 Gourd Art Class with Kathy Badrak

Turn Humble Gourd Into an Artful Bowl at Wildling Workshop, September 11, Noozhawk

2018-9-4 Art of Brunch - Wildling Fundraiser

Wildling Museum of Art & Nature’s Annual Fall Fundraiser Toasts ‘The Art of Brunch’, October 18, 2018 By Rochelle Rose, Noozhawk Contributing Writer

2018-8-27 New Board Members

2018-8-21 Artist Talk With Susan Rowland

2018-8-14 Natural Perfume Workshop

2018-8-7 Announcing Photo Comp Winners

2018-8-7 Carrizo Photography

2018-7-31 Artist Talk With Dr. Chalquist

2018-7-10 Nature Regenerated

2018-6-26 Nature Imagined

2018-6-11 Rose Compass Artists Panel Discuss The River’s Journey – July 8th

2018-5-29 Call for Volunteers 2018

2018-5-26 Random Weave Basket Class with Kathy Badrak

2018-5-24 Author Talk with Robbie Kaye

2018-5-17 Kids workshop with Jill Littlewood and Pamela Zwehl-Burke

2018-5-14 The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature's Delighting and Inspiring 15th Annual Spring Barbecue

2018-5-10 Gouache Painting Workshop with Libby Smith and Nina Warner

2018-5-10 From Golf Course to Wetlands Documentary Screening

2018-3-20 Award Honorees

2018-3-7 Feathered Friends

2018-3-5 SVYHS Art Show

2018-2-24 Pastel Class with Chris Chapman

2018-1-29 Basket Class with Kathy Badrak

2018-1-25 The River's Journey Opens

2018-1-20 Photography Competition Theme

2018-1-10 Gaviota Coast Film Screening