10 October 2013

Fall Arts Crawl 2013

Posted in Events

It's a Neighborhood Night-on-the-Town in South Pasadena! Stop by at our showroom and say hello starting at 6 PM

Live music, sangria, snacks and so on. Below is a list of what to do and where to go while exploring town.. Fun for all ages!

Fall Into It! It's the South Pasadena Arts Crawl. Come out on Saturday night and see the new businesses, discover the creative energy in the galleries, walk about and see what you find. There will be live music, good food and great new works of art in the galleries and studios. Plus, it's free!

This Arts Crawl has been extended to include a cluster of businesses on Fair Oaks Ave. There is a ribbon cutting for Cookies and Cream, and art show and open house at The Urban Kitchen, and an amazing exhibit by the father of the modern movie poster, Bob Peak, at SPMC Gallery.

In the historic business district along Mission Street you'll find shops open late and lots of energy in the street. Take a look at the listings below to see what we have in store for you:

Fair Oaks Ave.

The Urban Kitchen


1009 ½ Fair Oaks Ave.

Open house and tour of this brand new culinary studio offering classes for recreational cooks. Art TBD

Cookies and Cream


1010 1/2 Fair Oaks Ave.

Ribbon Cutting at 5pm

The Mynty Fresh exhibition features works by six up-and-coming illustrators, and a Community Mask on-going and on display.

South Pasadena Mercantile Co. & SPMC Gallery

1106 Fair Oaks Ave.

The art of Bob Peak – Father of the modern movie poster

Big Foot makes his 2nd appearance – vinyl record pop-up shop

Blockbuster Video

1100 Fair Oaks Ave.

Live music on the Blockbuster Stage - Free!

5:00    Lisa Finnie & Friends
6:00    Ham Jam 
7:00    Brad Colerick  
8:00    Smithfield Bargain

Plus Illustrator’s Alley, a dozen professional illustrators in the video game and animation industry. Also, don’t miss Blockbuster’s sidewalk sale on DVDs. Refreshments and more.

Mission Street Area

Book ‘em Mysteries

1118 Mission Street

Krystal Figueroa reimagines classic fairy tales through realistic character portrait paintings and whimsical illustrations

Buster’s Ice Cream & Coffee Stop

1006 Mission Street

Fosselman’s Ice Cream, sandwiches and live music on the patio

Cam Sanders Photography

1022 Mission Street

Studio open for drop by visit

Camille DePedrini, Rue de Mimo and Marz

1516, 1514 & 1512 Mission Street

This trio of shops known for their good taste and fabulous wares will stay open late and offer 15% off during the Arts Crawl. Enjoy the artistry of local jewelry designer, Karen Haas

DeMilo Design

1401 Mission Street, #103 (faces Fremont Ave. across from the Pumpkin Patch)

Letterpress printing and hand marbled fair trade papers. DeMilo is celebrating the launch of our new website with 50% off all handmade marbled papers, a printing demo on a 143-year old printing press and free marbled Halloween gift packs

Be serenaded by members of Susan Pascale’s Los Angeles Children’s Orchestra.

1510 Mission Street

Dave Plenn’s Mission Street Music Club will be jamming inside this retail book & toy store. The two other vendors, Borboleta Decors and Kidd's Jewelry Heist will be open for business serving refreshments and snacks.

Duncan Taylor

1020H Mission Street

Scottish art, gifts and whiskey cask furniture. 20% discount on all art

Ellen’s Silkscreening

1500 Mission Street

Levitt Pavilion LA & Pasadena, a non-profit arts organization that provides 100 free concerts each summer, presents an acoustic performance by a special guest artist and the opportunity to learn about Levitt Pavilion's popular intern and volunteer programs. There will be refreshments and a surprise artist showing work


1030 Mission Street

It’s about Love, LaserBots and Giving Back! Experience the Gems of Joy Party to benefit the Women With Wings Foundation.

Fremont Gallery

812 Fremont Ave., Suite 100

Brushes of Fire: The Art of Sonya Fe

Green Brooms Music Academy

803 Fremont Ave.

Open house and facility tour. Green Brooms Academy Instructor Band performing live. This new music academy offers music and voice lessons.

House of Honey

1518A Mission Street

This elegant, eclectic interior design studio will be open late and offer refreshments

South Pasadena Historical Museum

913 Meridian Ave.

The South Pasadena Preservation Foundation presents Project Art! This is a free family art activity where all are invited to make artworks that will then be turned into giant images projected onto the side of the South Pasadena Historical Museum. You can then have your picture taken with your larger than life masterpiece. Visitors will also be able to visit the museum to see models of the former train station, a carousel ostrich and the original pipe organ from the Rialto.

Kaldi Coffee & Tea

1019 El Centro Street

Wade Stanley presents bold self-portraits in a myriad of media in this popular coffee shop

Kidd’s Jewelry Heist

1510 Mission Street (Inside The Dinosaur Farm)

A jewelry making parlor for kids of all ages. $3 Bracelet Bonanza and Ram Fam pottery on special

La Monarca Bakery

1001 Mission Street

Art show [details to come]

Laurie Hendricks Gallery

1518 Mission Street (Inside Reimagine Your Home)

Work from Laurie’s trip to China and Mongolia

Leisa Collins Art

812 Fremont Ave., Loft 101

Art studio and gallery showing the work of Leisa Collins, Katie Dean Jewelry, and designer Jeannie Joe. The recent paintings by Leisa Collins feature historic homes and street scenes inSouth Pasadena and surrounding area.


1504 Mission Street

This landscape art and design store will feature art photography by Lynne Olson

Misson Street Yoga

1017 Mission Street

Will stay open late and have a sale on fitness merchandise

Reimagine Your Home

1518 Mission Street

Refreshments after hours. Home of Laurie Hendricks Gallery

SoPas Gallery

1121 Mission Street

Incredible line work with silver on white, this continuing show is worth a close up look

SOPA Studios

1025 Hope Street

The artists in the collective studio show their recent works in a Fine Art Exhibit with a live music stage

Santa Fe Crafts Native American Gallery

1123 Mission Street

An arts and crafts gallery featuring high quality Native American Jewelry, Hopi katsina dolls, Zuni fetishes and Pueblo pottery; and Northern New Mexican handcrafts. Informal gallery talks throughout the evening until 8:00 pm

South Pasadena Music Center & Conservatory

1509 Mission Street

SPMC&C presents three performances:

6:00pm     Leave it Alone - SPMCC's resident original music ensemble.

7:00pm    All Hasche - Ally Hasche is an indie-folk musician based out of Northern California, and is currently residing in LA. Her style is versatile with influences from blues, folk and rock n roll. Ally has been actively playing music since she was 13 and has progressed in lyrical and songwriting skills in order to develop her signature

8:00pm Holland Belle Holland Belle is a folk-rock musician from Los Angeles. With roots in classical singing, she brings an effortless range and agility to her contemporary songs. Following in the footsteps of the great 70s folk singers, she combines elegant lyricism and storytelling with a powerful, haunting voice. She plays actively throughout LA county

SPACE Arts Center

1506 Mission Street

SPACE will feature the work of artist Susan Arena who will lead a free family art activity inspired by her current show, Family Totems

SPACE Studio

1504 Mission Street (Back room at Lilly)

The Porpita Society, a high school art club, presents Refuge, the group’s first art show, and Cathy Perlmutter leads a community crochet project

Tah Gallery

1015 Mission Street

Autumn Group Show: A collective showing of contemporary works. Distinctive fine art gifts from around the world, men's hats, and handcrafted jewelry by local artisans.


1020 Mission Street

Paintings, illustrations, prints & post cards by Martina Moreno. DVD and Blu-ray rentals and sales, posters, books, vinyl and post cards

Falling Into Art

The Art Experience

Next to South Pasadena Music Center & Conservatory

Help South Pas to celebrate fall by painting colorful leaves that will be hung on the Mission Street gas lamps

The Art of Getting a Job

FWIB Mobile Training Unit
This is the debut of the Mobile Training Unit by the Foothills Workforce Investment Board. Check out the online data for jobs in the San Gabriel Valley and meet with a counselor who can assist you in finding a job.