Christina Olsen will be our first featured artist at the Manley Art Center, showing from Jan. 4-Feb. 1.
The center will have a winter second Saturday event for Olsen from 3-5 p.m. Jan. 9. Olson grew up in San Mateo, Calif. and Pescadero, Calif. Her background is in technical art and education. She divides her time between Brookings and Santa Cruz, Calif. Olsen has studios in Brookings and Santa Cruz and is well known for her colorful, whimsical paintings featured mainly in Brookings at the Brian Scott Gallery.
She also has her studio open to guests by appointment. She has been a PBAA member since 2001, and in non-pandemic times, her work is featured in many festivals and events.