/ live / work
at the tannery arts center
Web Design / Animation
Marina’s career has spanned from working as a CGI artist for computer games and film in England to educational book creation, photography, producing television shows, and web design in California.
Singer / Composer / Songwriter
A distinctive, unique vocalist, sings in English, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese. Shared the stage with; Joan Baez, Spyro Gyra, Lee Ritenauer, Black Uhuru, Joni Haastrup.
Drummer / Music Producer
A third generation African drummer now music producer currently focusing on making and mixing music electronically. Creating a new fusion of styles (i.e. Reggae, Afro, Hip Hop, jazz, pop, dance, etc.) Also a painter in the tradition West African style of acrylic on canvas that portrays African figures with themes of peace, freedom and justice.
Multi Media / Print Arts
Linda Cover is a photographer, multi-media print maker and SPECTRA artist who focuses on local watersheds. She teaches children and adults in her Tannery studio.
Storyteller / Ceremonialist / Performer
Naomi weaves earth based ritual, music, storytelling, and poetry in her original prayer-formances. She also writes and performs custom wedding and funeral ceremonies for people of all beliefs, cultures and sexual orientations.
Noria Jablonski is the author of the story collection Human Oddities. Her stories have appeared in Catamaran, FiveChapters, the anthology Who Can Save Us Now?: Brand-New Superheroes and Their Amazing (Short) Stories, and elsewhere.
Musician / Percussionist
Joe Mailloux is a professional percussionist and educator. He performs and teaches regularly, providing lessons, workshops, and a community drum ensemble.
From multimedia visual art that’s traveled the world on hand-painted guitars, mandolins, jackets, boots and jeans, to songs written and recorded and played on radio stations from North America to Europe, to published poetry and editorial essays, Mariel’s professional creative offerings have been and remain multifaceted.
Gayle is a native of Santa Cruz who grew up on herparent’s fishing boat which informs her sculpture of the sea life along the Pacific coast.Examples of my Photography are available on the website below…