• When:  Fri. & Sat., June 22-23 -10am – 6pm; Sun., June 24 – 10am – 5pm
  • Where: Montclair Village – La Salle & Mountain Blvd.
  • What: Montclair Village Summer Art Walk Boutique – A Handcrafted, Art Alfresco Experience

65 Bay Area artists celebrate art in the outdoors on the sidewalks of Montclair against the scenic backdrop of the Oakland Hills. Visit the event, connect with the artists and find a unique treasure among all the handcrafted works to take home. And it is free!

Among the celebrated artisans participating in this year’s event:

Mixed Media

Dani Arrecis of Oakland starts her mixed media portraits from a collection of odd and unique things. Over the last ten years Dani has amassed a significant collection of art. “Each piece is unique and has a story to be told and these little trinkets inspire each and every work I create.” From rolls of caution tape to vintage Monopoly game pieces, Dani has applied them in such a way that encourages viewers to see the beauty behind everyday objects. “I deliberately choose floral fabrics that are audacious and bright, or may even remind you of your grandmother’s old couch,” she adds.

Dani created a series of selfies inspired by strang