Archive for May, 2012

The Barrio Blossoms with New Murals

Carlsbad may not have an overabundance of murals, but more have begun to pop up in the recent months including Snyder’s A Welcoming Fall, Baker’s piece painted on Pig Liquor and Carlsbad’s newest hand painted masterpiece located on the historic Lola’s Market and Deli by local artists Phyllis Swanson and Amy Burkman from Studio2Artists. Burkman […]

Snyder Art at The Compass in Carlsbad Village

Snyder Art continues to fill the empty spaces of the Carlsbad Village business with his signature drip technique paintings. Snyder’s newest hung painting is on the center wall at The Compass (website) located in the Village Faire. You can see more of Snyder’s paintings at the following establishments: • The Compass (map) • Paradise Pizza […]

HELP us find Trixie!

Trixie has wandered and a bit too far from home and may be lost. Please keep your eyes open. She is greatly loved and missed. Contact 760.889.9961 with any info!

A Place for a Nap?

North County San Diego is scattered with communities. Each one is described differently. Encinitas has been said to be artsy. Some have described Oceanside as beach grunge. Del Mar is posh and Leucadia is funky. Some describe the Carlsbad Village as sleepy, quaint, boring and quiet. How would you describe the Village?

RIP Junior Seau

A new page is added to your life story each day. Life changes begin new chapters and the margins of your pages are scribbled with memorable quotes. Achievements are underlined and people you helped are bolded. Your last page may be written, but your story will always be told. Rest in Peace Junior!

Kony hits the Carlsbad Village

A nationwide call to cover the night asked Invisible Children supporters to cover public walls with KONY 2012 themed flyers and other media in an act to bring attention to Joseph KONY’S inhumane actions towards children and to help restore LRA affected communities in East and Central Africa to peace. On the night of April […]

Snyder Art surprises the Village Faire

As a kid growing up in the Carlsbad Village, local artist Bryan Snyder used the local streets and beaches as his canvas. His early passion for baseball was expressed year around on the Chase and Pine fields. When not on the diamond, Snyder could be found skateboarding all day in the Village. His passions were […]

Carlsbad Village Street Faire 2012

Vendors lured with brightly colored merchandise and a smoky food court sent the smell of grilled meat tumbling down the heated asphalt. Bands splashed the sunburned faces with tunes in the beer garden and local shops took a back seat on Sunday May 6th during the 39th Carlsbad Village Street Faire hosted by the Carlsbad […]

Win a Snyder Art @ the Carlsbad Village Faire

Snyder Art is celebrating the arrival of the 39th Carlsbad Village Street Faire and largest one day street faire in the nation with a one day art hunt and raffle. Follow the below steps to win an original piece of art by Bryan Snyder. HOW IT WORKS: 1. Find the original drip sculpture within the […]

New Carlsbad Village Mural

Carlsbad’s newest mural has been painted on the South facing wall of Royal Palms Spirits (Pig Liquor) by Encinitas artist Shawn David Baker. The mural depicts a gestural scene of silhouetted figures interacting with an animated beach atmosphere painted in vivid pink, orange and teal. Click HERE to see more of Baker’s art!

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