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See artists at work in their studios

May 20, 2010 - Access Visitors Guide - Summer 2010

Studios on the Park

In the Spring of 2007 artist Anne Laddon decided to address what she saw as an urgent need in her city: Paso Robles was missing a center for its growing art community. Now, her vision for an active, involved space for artists and art lovers alike is complete. Studios on the Park opened its doors in May of 2009 and has already begun to serve as a major hub of Paso Robles' thriving art community. Anne is pleased to say that Studios on the Park has opened to "tremendous public support."

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Downtown Wineries mix local art, flavor

May 14, 2010 - Paso Robles Wine Festival Guide, 12-13

When the Paso Robles Downtown Wineries got together a little over a year ago to brainstorm on how to create a more dynamic experience for tasters strolling from one tasting room to the next, the consensus was inspired - splatter the walls with paint and blur the lines between "local flavor" and "local color."

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Paso Robles Festival of the Arts

May 12, 2010 - KCBX Ears on Art

One of the highlights of last year's Paso Robles Festival of the Arts was an area devoted to hands-on activities for children. Julie Mathews from the Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce and her daughter Lynda tell about the inspiration that took place at last year's festival, as well as the changes and planned for this year.

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Artists 'Imagine the Possibilities' through River Art Exhibit

May 7, 2010 - Paso Robles Press, C1

Festival of the Arts 2010 invites artists, residents to envision future of Salinas River corridor

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Paso Robles Festival of the Arts

May 5, 2010 - KCBX Ears on Art

This show returns to Paso Robles for an update on the status of last year's Festival of the Arts. At that time, they were matching funds for a river front project. Meg Williamson from the city and Anne Laddon from Studios on The Park update the plans for this year's festival, May 29. This is a story about community activism, and cooperation between the city and the arts to achieve several impressive goals.

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