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History of the Sawdust Festival by Jay Grant

This is a presentation hosted by the Laguna Beach Historical Society about The History of the Sawdust Festival by Jay Grant. (Sorry for the delayed audio. Introduction for Jay Grant is repeated at 45:13.)

Sawdust's 50th Anniversary!

The Sawdust teamed up with MacGillivray Freeman Films to bring you a quick look into the upcoming 50th Summer Festival.

50th Anniversary Teaser

The Sawdust Art Festival is very excited to bring you a sneak peek into the Summer Festival taking place from June 24th-August 28th, 2016.

Donate to our nonprofit fund

Donations by patrons, foundations, corporations and artists alike play a vital role in allowing the Sawdust Art Festival to continue it's mission- to educate the surrounding community of the arts and to facilitate a venue for local artists to exhibit their crafts.

Donate to our nonprofit fund

Donations by patrons, foundations, corporations and artists alike play a vital role in allowing the Sawdust Art Festival to continue it's mission- to educate the surrounding community of the arts and to facilitate a venue for local artists to exhibit their crafts.

Sawdust Commercial - Michele Taylor

Sawdust Commercial - Jesse Miller

Sean Brown

Ocean photographer, Sean Brown, takes us under water into the ocean and shows us how he captures those awesome wave shots.

Walter Viszolay

Long-time Sawdust oil painter, Walter Viszolay, captures the light and shadows of the plein air painting techniques, live from Main Beach in beautiful Laguna Beach.

Shamus Koch

Long-time found object welder, Shamus Koch, shows us the ins and outs of his very impressive backyard, where the welding magic takes place.

Patrick Moran

Sawdust painter, Patrick Moran, invites us into his studio to experience his creative process of painting very detailed events.

Michele Taylor

Sawdust glass and mixed media artist, Michele Taylor, shows us her very special and unique art processes in creating her beautiful mixed media art pieces.

Julita Jones

Sawdust printmaker, Julita Jones, shares with us her printmaking process, one that is classic and rarely used in today.

Jesse Miller

Sawdust mixed media artist, Jesse Miller, shares his many artistic facets with us as he explains his creative processes to include woodwork, glass, printmaking and painting, to name a few.

Dawn Spurlock

Sawdust fused glass artist, Dawn Spurlock, opens up her studio to us and shares her amazing talent of coloring and fusing functional glass designs.

David Nelson

Long-time Sawdust jeweler, David Nelson, shows us his craftsmanship and talent in working with silver and gold.

Bette McIntire

Sawdust poet artist, Bette McIntire, explains her creative process, where wordsmith meets illustrator.

Olivia Batchelder

Sawdust textiles artist, Olivia Batchelder, shares her process with us in her home studio.