Meet Adam Badawy! Adam is the owner of Posh Galleria. He is truly is visionary. He has over 30 years of business management experience and runs several retail/wholesale businesses. He also mentors young entrepreneurs and enjoys sharing his enthusiasm for obtaining the American Dream.
Meet Mariano “Maro” and Martin Molteni! Maro and Martin are brothers, Chef owners, and operators of the landmark Royal Hawaiian, established in 1947 in Laguna Beach. The grand reopening of the legendary Royal Hawaiian was on April 3, 2019 as the Royal Hawaiian Fire Grill.
Meet Cory Sparkuhl! Cory is the proud owner of Sparkle Films LLC. I look forward to sharing my story. I hope that you will enjoy getting to know me better. Ever since my dad bought me a Hi8 camera when I was seven years old, I’ve had a passion for filmmaking. I grew up in Laguna Beach,
Meet Russ Bendel! Russ is the owner of Sapphire, Cellar. Craft. Cook. Russell J. Bendel Russ was born and raised in Philadelphia and relocated with his mother, father, and sister to California when he was a child. Russ grew up in the restaurant industry and always knew it was in his blood at an early age.
Meet Aga Stuchlik! She is a Poland born photographer who resides in Laguna Beach, whose passion for the outdoors, nature, travel and wildlife has taken her to many beautiful and wondrous locals. She is an ADVENTURE SEEKER! She loves sharing her photos with others and giving them the chance
Meet Wyland! Wyland is an internationally renowned marine life artist, and one of the most celebrated and recognized artists of our time. An innovative painter, sculpture, writer, photographer, philanthropist, and filmmaker, he captured the imagination of people everywhere
Meet Carrie Rae Woodburn! Through her artistry, Carrie intends to helps all walks of people connect with their heart. She believes we are experiencing the most significant time in human evolution since we began to "walk upright", with our future dependent on our ability to awaken to our potential in what she refers to as "A Mystic Renaissance".
Meet Greg Thorne! Creator of handmade American turquoise jewelry, as taught to him by Navajo and Pueblo Indians. In his artwork, Greg is focused on earlier technologies that emphasize the human heart, expressed solely through the hands use of simple tools. His Southwest style turquoise jewelry can be found at the Sawdust Festival in Laguna Beach, CA.
Meet Sandra Weir! Born and raised on the coast of California, grew up in a little beach town called Laguna Beach. Sandra has been painting professionally for Thirty years. Enjoying living in Laguna with her family of four.
Meet Fernando Micheli! He is a long time resident of Laguna Beach, California and a member of LPAPA Laguna Plein Air Painter’s Association. He was born near Lucca, Italy and immigrated to the United States with family in 1955.
Meet Linda Ames! Creator of Sculptural Art jewelry. As a metalsmith, Linda sculpts unique, one of kind designs for her Tide pool and her Circle of Life collections. Using pearls, natural stones, lots of texture and movement, her work often reflects her environment, the tide pools, ocean, dolphins, butterflies that migrate through Laguna and tropical plants of Laguna Beach.
Meet David Milton! For the past thirty years, this native New Yorker has re-created with an eye for detail, vintage architecture of the 1930′s, 40′s and 50′s on paper and canvas, only to find later that many of his subjects had been lost to a wrecking ball.
Meet Patsee Ober! Mermaid with a Camera. As a resident of Laguna Beach, CA and annual Sawdust Festival Exhibitor, the mission of her photography is to capture in coastal tide pools and in the underwater environment, rarely seen moments in time.
Meet James “Shamus” Koch! James is a self-defined “sculptor of found objects”. Using his innate creative vision and his well-honed welding skills, Shamus turns junkyard scraps into whimsical yet elegant works of art. His creations are a magical combination of unexpected materials and creative designs that will delight any art lover.
Meet Ernesto Ferro! Performing along with Roger Earl - drums (FOGHAT), Richie Ranno - guitar ( STARZ), Jim Gordon - keyboard ( JOHN LENNON), Ivan Valles - drums ( EART MATTERS ORG), Tom Croucier - bass ( SANTANA). This version of "IMAGINE" was created with much love and dedication, with the sole purpose of giving all of you a message, one filled with hope for peace and harmony considering the circumstances that our planet is experiencing at this time. No words are needed, we don't even need to understand other languages, we just need to be aware that we can all do better, TOGETHER, and we can all have a better world!
Meet Sasha Fedortchev, as he performs hand balancing on the beach in Laguna. Mr. Fedortchev has been featured on such television shows as The Grammy Awards, The American Music Awards and The Tonight Show.
Robert Jon & The Wreck are a double shot of southern rock with a blues chaser. Roots rock jams, whiskey drenched lyrics and fervent stage shows only scratch the surface of what makes RJ&TW one of the best live bands to emerge from Southern California in years.