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Jacqueline M. Jefferies isn’t as much of a jewelry maker as she is an artist. Her work, using wiring, beading, and precious stones, are wearable pieces but create an overall look that give more impact than a traditional necklace. “I try to go for a maximum volume with the lightest weight possible,” divulges Jefferies. The artist has been making jewelry for 30 years and has…

Contemporary Design as Tradition

Pasadena Bead and Design Show is January 15-18, 2015, at the Hilton Pasadena. It showcases both local and international artists, artisans, and designers –and in eight short years has become Southern California’s marketplace for contemporary…

Historic Pasadena Civic Auditorium Exhibition Hall Undergoing Major Renovation for February 2015 Opening

Another chapter in Pasadena’s great and colorful history will return to life in February, when the historic Pasadena Civic Auditorium Exhibition Hall – or Exhibit Hall “C” as it is known – reopens after last…

Michael Burch Architects First Southern California Firm to Win Prestigious Palladio Award

Michael Burch Architects is honored to be the first Southern California recipient of the prestigious Palladio Award for its design of the Alta Canyada Residence in La Cañada Flintridge. The award was presented in Boston…

‘If You Build It, They Will Nest’ Fun Birdhouse Competition for All Ages Mixes Architecture with Art

Have a birdhouse idea that needs to take wing? Want to give your feathered friends a little leisure lair? The AIA Pasadena & Foothill Chapter of the AIA (PF-AIA), in partnership with the Pasadena Community…

Tuesday, December 30

Discover Pasadena Architectural Treasures in Heritage’s Walking Tours

The Pasadena Heritage will feature some of the city’s most beautiful architectural treasures during the Pasadena Hillcrest and Rose Villa neighborhood walking tours on Tuesday, December…

Tuesday, December 30

Pasadena Heritage Hosts Architectural Legacy Tours of the Hillcrest and Rose Villa Neighborhoods

Pasadena Heritage is excited to announce its Architectural Legacy Tours of the Hillcrest and Rose Villa Neighborhoods on December 30th at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30…

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The Huntington Collection Celebrates 30th Anniversary

One of Pasadena’s most cherished institutions is turning 30 this year, and the public is invited to share in the celebration … and the good work. Founded in 1984, The Huntington Collection is a unique resale shop of Huntington Memorial Hospital that sells merchandise through consignment and qualified donations. All Huntington Collection proceeds benefit Huntington Hospital Senior Care Network, a nationally recognized program that helps older and disabled adults and their families remain healthy and independent. “The Huntington Collection is a wonderful way for people to make a meaningful difference in the community while acquiring one-of-a-kind merchandise at really great…

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