Going out on a limb for oaks

An artist is paying tribute to some of the city’s favorite oaks. Debuting this month at the Thousand Oaks Community Art Gallery in Newbury Park, “Where Are the Thousand Oaks?” is a collection of paintings by Jennifer Bentson based on trees beloved by local residents....

Where are the Thousand Oaks?

Hugging Oaks, By Jennifer Bentson Where are the Thousand Oaks in Thousand Oaks, CA? This is a question that Jennifer Bentson, Artist, is asking the community of Thousand Oaks.  As an artist to the Oak Trees of California, Jennifer Bentson wants to depict the...
AQM features the Oak Tree Tea Exhibition

AQM features the Oak Tree Tea Exhibition

This is a rare treat. You can download the full issue of Art Quench Magazine for free by clicking on the link in the title of this article. Free, what an opportunity! You can still purchase a hard copy of Art Quench Magazine for your library by ordering it from the...

ARTISTS CREATING OUTDOOR ART

It was a hot day in Sunland last Monday, May 9, 2016.  Jennifer Bentson had been selected by the Sunland Tujunga Beautification Committee to paint a DOT Box.  What, you ask, is a DOT Box.  It is the metal switching station used for traffic signals.  These boxes are...

Caltech Oak Tree Tea

Caltech Oak Tree Tea June 11, 2016 – Saturday from 3PM to 6PM Jennifer Bentson’s solo art show celebrates the beauty and history of Pasadena’ Oak Trees. Come and see the latest Oak Tree Paintings created by Jennifer Bentson as a recipient of the...

Pasadena Oaks on Display

Jennifer Bentson’s “Pasadena Oaks” Now on Display at the Pasadena Main Library It’s been a fantastic adventure.  Jennifer Bentson has climbed mountains, visited backyards, and has painted the spectacular oak trees of Pasadena.  The story of...

Colorado Blvd Interview Jennifer Bentson

Jennifer Bentson has been working diligently to create paintings of the oak of Pasadena. On this journey Jennifer met with a group of poets on the campus of Caltech. Kathabela Wilson, organizer for the Caltech Poets on Campus, is also a reporter for...