Tag: Youth

YAC’s 21st Birthday Party

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YAC’s 21st Birthday Party

YAC officially turned 21 last Friday. And we had a party! (albeit remotely) Mentors, YACsters, board members, and a few alumni dropped by to celebrate and draw yaks with us while we laughed and exchanged ›››

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YAC Show at PG Art Center! “Twenty-One Years and Counting”

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YAC Show at PG Art Center! “Twenty-One Years and Counting”

In our first show of 2021, YACsters are part of the new exhibits that open Friday Jan 8 at PG Art Center!  We have a strong show of 70 pieces in the Boyer Gallery and ›››

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YACsters show in Avery Gallery!

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YACsters show in Avery Gallery!

Twenty-five YACsters will be showing their art at the Avery Gallery in Seaside for the 2019 Youth Art Competition! The show runs from March 4 – April 25, with an artists reception and awards ceremony ›››

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Nature Drawing with Erin Hunter!

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Nature Drawing with Erin Hunter!

Huge thanks to artist and science illustrator Erin Hunter for the fabulous ‘Drawing from Nature’ workshop she lead at YAC two weeks ago! YACsters had such a good time drawing the amazing assortment of flowers, ›››

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Holiday Art Show

posted on December 21, 2018 by
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Holiday Art Show

Join us for our Annual Holiday Art Show, featuring new artwork by YAC artists and their mentors! This exhibit is free and open to the public. The show runs through February. YAC Gallery is open ›››

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Holiday Art Show!

posted on November 16, 2018 by
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Holiday Art Show!

Join us for our Annual Holiday Art Show, featuring new artwork by YAC artists and their mentors! The opening reception is Friday, November 16th from 5-9pm. This exhibit is free and open to the public. ›››

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Alumni Profile: Ang Vondra

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Alumni Profile: Ang Vondra

Huge thanks to Ang for the wonderful interview! Ang is a YACalum who now works at Cartoon Network! Check out more of her fabulous work on her blog here! Year/years at yac My memory is ›››

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Meet Emilio

posted on January 14, 2017 by
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Meet Emilio

Emilio, a 19-year-old student at Monterey Peninsula College, has been a member of YAC for close to two years and loves being part of the “fulfilling, welcoming and cozy” atmosphere. In fact Emilio very much ›››

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Comedy Improv at YAC!

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Comedy Improv at YAC!

Comedy Improvisation is all about laughter and fun. And thanks to improv pro Jacqueline Kabat, YACsters got to join in on a highly interactive, very low pressure and super fun (and laughter-filled) comedy improv workshop! ›››

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Meet Tennyson

posted on December 8, 2016 by
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Meet Tennyson

Tennyson, a 17-year-old Junior at Monterey High School, has been a member of YAC for three years, since she first started her freshman year. She finds YAC to be “eye-opening, opportunity-giving, amazing, teaching, and totally ›››

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