CAROLYN JOHNSONS RESUME

ART EXHIBITIONS

2019         Indian Wells Arts Festival (Mar), Indian Wells CA
                Mission Federal ArtWalk (Apr), Little Italy San Diego CA
                Balboa Island Art Walk (May), Balboa Island CA
                AIA Artwalk (Jun), OCMA Santa Ana CA
                PRINTPAINTDRAW (Jul), Showcase Gallery, Santa Ana CA
                G3 Wine Fest (Aug) Newport Beach Country Club, CA
                Liberty Station ArtWalk (Aug), Point Loma San Diego CA
                Carlsbad Artwalk (Sep), Carlsbad CA
                La Jolla Art & Wine Festival (Oct), La Jolla CA
                “Nature of Circles” (Sep-Dec) Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, CA
                Surfers Healing (Dec) The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, CA

2018         Festival of Arts - Fresh Faces (Feb-Jun), Laguna Beach, CA
                Indian Wells Arts Festival (Mar), Indian Wells CA
                Art That’s Small at City Hall (Mar), Laguna Beach, CA
                Mission Federal ArtWalk (Apr), Little Italy San Diego CA
                Red Hot - Art-To-Go (May),Laguna Beach, CA
                Festival of Arts at Pageant of the Masters (Jul-Sep),LB, CA
                Art-A-Fair (Jun-Sep), Laguna Beach CA
                Liberty Station ArtWalk (Aug), Point Loma San Diego, CA
                La Jolla Art & Wine Festival (Oct), La Jolla CA
                Art In The Park (Oct), Newport Beach CA

2017         Southwest Arts Festival (Feb), Indio CA
                Indian Wells Arts Festival (Apr), Indian Wells CA
                Mission Federal ArtWalk (Apr), Little Italy San Diego CA
                Art-A-Fair (Jun-Aug), Laguna Beach CA
                Festival of the Arts (Jun), Waterfront Park San Diego CA
                Newport Beach Art Exhibition (Jun), Newport Beach CA
                ArtWalk Liberty Station (Aug), San Diego CA
                Art In The Park (Oct), Newport Beach CA
                La Jolla Art & Wine Festival (Oct), La Jolla CA
                Sawdust Winter Fantasy (Nov-Dec), Laguna Beach CA

2016         Southwest Arts Festival (Feb), Indio CA
                Indian Wells Arts Festival (Apr), Indian Wells CA
                Mission Federal ArtWalk (Apr), Little Italy San Diego CA
                Balboa Island Art Walk (May), Balboa Island CA
                Art-A-Fair (Jun-Aug), Laguna Beach CA
                Festival of the Arts (Jun), Waterfront Park San Diego CA
                ArtWalk Liberty Station (Aug), San Diego CA
                Art In The Park (Oct), Newport Beach CA
                La Jolla Art & Wine Festival (Oct), La Jolla CA

2015         Desert Arts Festival (Feb), Palm Springs CA
                Mission Federal ArtWalk (Apr), Little Italy San Diego CA
                Art-A-Fair (Jun-Aug), Laguna Beach CA
                La Jolla Festival of the Arts, UCSD (Jun), San Diego CA
                ArtWalk Liberty Station (Aug), San Diego CA
                Beverly Hills Art Show (Oct), Beverly Hills CA

2014         ArtWalk at Indian Wells (Feb), Indian Wells CA
                Toluca Lake Art Festival (Apr), Toluca Lake CA
                La Jolla Festival of the Arts, UCSD (Jun), San Diego CA
                Sausalito Art Festival (Sep), Sausalito CA          

RECOGNITION & AWARDS

2019       Nature of Circles – Ritz-Carlton - Featured Artist (Sep-Dec)
2019       Surfers Healing – Ritz-Carlton -Auction Benefit for Autistic               Children (Dec)
2019       LaJolla Art & Wine Festival - Featured Artist (Oct)
2019       AIA Artwalk Special Citation Award -

              Surfboard “Perfect Peace” (Jun)
2019       Balboa Island Artwalk Surfboards “Best of Show”

              Kudos Mag (May)
2019       Mission Federal Artwalk – Featured Recycled

              Surfboard “Awaken” (Apr)
2018       FOA Designer Art Fashion Show “Theme” Winner
2018       Indian Wells Arts Festival - Featured Artist and selected
              to create Commemorative Poster
2018       Mission Federal ArtWalk, Little Italy San Diego CA -
              Featured Artist (Aug)
2017       “Soft Carving” and “Pastel Fusion” techniques developed
2017       Indian Wells Arts Festival - 2nd Place – Mixed Media
              Artist Eye Gallery Featured Artist (Nov), Laguna Beach CA
2014       Toluca Lake Art Festival - Featured Artist
1978       Design Scholarship to the Fashion Institute (FIDM)

ART GALLERIES / SHOPS

2019-current        Pacific Gallery, Laguna Beach CA
2016-current        Artist Eye Gallery, Laguna Beach CA
2017-current        Cottage Furnishings, Laguna Beach CA
2019-current        HtGt – Corona del Mar, CA
2019-current        Sur La Mer, Balboa Island, CA
2016-2017           The Cove Gallery, Laguna Beach CA
2013-2014           McKibben Fine Art Studios, Laguna Beach CA

MIXED MEDIA FINE ART
Privately Developed Techniques:

Soft carving • Pastel fusion • Resin marbling • Encaustic Sim


General Techniques:
Painting • Free-hand drawing/carving • Impasto

Archival Mediums:

Metallics • Acrylics • Inks • Soft pastel
Watercolor pencil • UV and Resin • Gel medium


Materials:

Canvas • Panel • Premium Pine wood sides • Recycled Surfboards

EDUCATION
1965-1970            Kitchen table drawing with my Dad
1965-1967            2 years of Private Art lessons: Pencil,

                           oil pastels and painting
1970-1973            High school art classes
1974-1976            DeAnza College – Life drawing, Etching,                                           Lithography, Serigraph;
1978-1980            FIDA College of Design  - Fashion Design
1980-1982            San Jose State University – Fine Arts
1983-2020            Artist

Email: Carolyn@CarolynJohnsonGallery.com                                     © 2020 Carolyn Johnson

Mobile: 408.210.6326

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