East County News Service
Photos courtesy of Anomar and Xavier Bailey Photography
May 14, 2019 (Ramona) -- Explore what it means to be creative at the upcoming Anomar Festival on June 29th in Ramona. Located at the scenic Begent Ranch, surrounded by the Ramona Grasslands, attendees can meet our art “collaborators” who will offer a variety of hands-on activities meant to spark joy and expand their horizons.
“Art is all around us - at AnomaR, we want to give everyone the chance to experience creativity and encourage them to explore it themselves once they return home,” says co-organizer Charlene Pulsonetti.
Collaborators are made up of folks who saw the need to bring an inclusive event to San Diego County that encourages others to see that creativity is in everything we do. There is something
for everyone to enjoy at AnomaR - children and adults alike will find a welcoming environment at this inaugural event!
The first 100 tickets for AnomaR will be $15, then $20, are available atwww.AnomarFestival.com. In addition, t-shirts that attendees can decorate at our t-shirt station will also be available for purchase while supplies last.
AnomaR will take place on June 29th, 2019 from 12 to 8 p.m. at Begent Ranch, 18528 Highland Valley Road, Ramona, Calif.
AnomaR is sponsored by 2Create Gallery and The Art Center of Ramona, both 501(c)(3) organizations.
“Collaborators” are ready to share their talents with festival attendees and bring fun activities including:
- Art Apothecary Store - Approach the idea of the "Creative Genius" through humor: Reverend Hel has just what you need!
- Body Painting - No brush needed! Aubry Leigh will guide attendees in creating colorful mixed media paintings with their body.
- Solar Viewing & Stargazing - Explore our nearest star and gain awareness of the night sky! Learn how to locate, observe and understand sun spots, solar flares and our relationship with the cosmos.
- Karate Robot - Karate Robot, a board-breaking "robot", represents an opportunity for participants to experience themselves in a new way. Participants literally break through limiting beliefs and get to know themselves as powerful!
- Banjo Sing Along – According to musician Warren Bacon , “Singing promotes good health.”
- Wire Bending & Fused Glass - Lyn Feudner shows attendees how to bend and shape wire to create beautiful 3-dimensional art!
- Recycled Art – Make recycled art hats & play the kazoo!
- Permaculture at Sweet Spot Farm - Connect with nature and your local ecology through a guided farm tour experience. Learn about native plants, herbs, soil ecology, regenerative agriculture, permaculture, and more.
- The Punkin Project - Attendees will be magically transported into fairytale fantasy, thanks to the metal “pumpkin” carriage designed byWiley Weldy and Dawn Sardiñas.
- Rock Painting - Spread good cheer by painting “Kindness Rocks” with Danni Pearson. These rocks are then placed around the world for others to find!
- Electric Giraffe Project - Meet Russell, the 17’ robotic giraffe and his creator Lindsay Lawlor.
- Yoga and Meditation - Community Music Sing Along - Gina Seashore will lead attendees in son, helping participants gain confidence along the way!
- AND MUCH MORE!