This is, in my opinion, one of the most fun things to do in Laguna Beach while it is in season. Tucked into the side of the Laguna Hills, this art festival brings all of the local artists together to exhibit and sell their art.
Laguna Beach, CA OK, so the beach, yadda yadda. But what is the best about Laguna is the SHOPPING! Great shops, lots of art. And if you are there in the summer, all the local artists gather at the Strawdust Festival for a summer long Arts FEST. It is awesome. I dream about it.
Sawdust Art Festival’s grounds have been transformed into a winter wonderland, where 175 artists create, display and sell the most unique holiday gifts in all of Southern California...The experience is heightened with live holiday entertainment, fabulous outdoor cafes, art classes and demonstrations for young and old, a petting zoo, and of course Santa himself, ready to hear Christmas wishes and pose for photos taken by Laguna Beach photographer Mary Hurlbut.
The Pageant of the Masters is an annual festival held by the Festival of Arts in Laguna Beach, California. The event is known for its tableaux vivant or "living pictures" in which classical and contemporary works of art are recreated by real people who are made to look nearly identical to the originals through the clever application of costumes, makeup, headdresses, lighting, props, and backdrops. Here is a rendition of my fav. statue, which sits in front of the Library of Congress in…