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Mike McMahon, iPhone and iPad Photo Art, 10 a.m.
Mike McMahon is a past President of the North County Photographic Society and currently serves as its and Sponsor Liaison. He is a volunteer instructor at the Carlsbad Senior Center where he teaches a wide variety of classes on digital photography, video, and the iPad.

Court Jones, Caricature Artist, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Court Jones works as a freelance commercial illustrator and caricature entertainer in San Diego, California. He has done a lot of published illustration and concept work for film and TV projects.

El Camino Quilters Guild, Quilt Display, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
The purpose of this organization is to promote interest in all forms of quilting, to inspire and encourage quilt making and collecting, and to gain knowledge of quilting techniques, patterns and history through educational meetings and friendship.

Aaron Chang, Photography, 10 a.m.
As a force in visually defining the sport of surfing, Aaron Chang has pursued his photography to the far ends of the earth. For 25 years, as a senior photographer for Surfing magazine, Aaron was at the core of the surfing world discovering new talent and surf spots on a global scale.

Catherine Bobkoski, Kids Charcoal Workshop, 10 a.m.
Catherine Bobkoski is a still life and figurative painter whose work emphasizes traditional principles and direct observation from life. She has been teaching art to children since 2011.

Gretchen Wendel, Kids Author Panel, 11 a.m.
Gretchen Schomer Wendel is the author of the award-winning Becka and The Big Bubble series of children's books. She is also the producer of the television program "The Becka Show," which airs periodically on PBS.

Kathi McCord, Kids Author Panel, 11 a.m.
Kathi McCiord is currently an adjunct professor of art and film in community colleges throughout San Diego. She has illustrated over 50 books for children and recently completed a musical alphabet book for young readers.

Edith Hope Fine, Kids Author Panel, 11 a.m.
Edith Hope Fine, a longtime writer, educator, and lifetime logophile ("lover of words") is the author of many books for young readers, both fiction and nonfiction - most recently, Water, Weed, and Wait.

David Wogahn, eBook Publishing, 11 a.m.
David Wogahn is managing partner of eBook publishing and digital media consulting firm Sellbox and the author of Successful eBook Publishing and the training course Distributing and Marketing eBooks.

Kevin Anderson, Muralist, 12 p.m.
Muralist Kevin Anderson has painted all over San Diego County, in Mexico, Central California, Northern California, and more. He makes his living painting pictures, always learning and striving to create images that move people and advance the appreciation of art.

Linda Melvin, Jewelry Making Workshop, 12 p.m.
Linda Melvin is a talented and accomplished watercolorist, oil painter, and mixed-media artist. Art is a very large part of her life, and she enjoys the new challenges that painting and mixed media affords.

Therese Bushen, Polymer Clay Art Workshop, 1 p.m.
Therese Bushenhas been an artist and art teacher for over 30 years. Her artwork can be found in private collections around the world.

Lisa Davis DeMattei, Kids Drawing Author & Teacher, 2 p.m.
Illustrator, author, and early childhood educator Lisa Davis DeMattei has a passion for teaching children how to draw. She has been sharing her drawing methods with children for over 25 years.

Nancy Gordon, Book Art Workshop, 2 p.m.
Nancy Gordon has taught ceramics and book arts locally for over 25 years. Her work has been shown in galleries, museums, and art centers both locally and nationally. She currently works and teaches at Nancy Gordon Studio in Cardiff by-the-Sea.

Jean Haner, Chinese Face Reading Demonstrations, 3 p.m.
Jean Haner, the author of The Wisdom of Your Face and The Wisdom of Your Child's Face, teaches compassionate and affirming ways for people to understand their true nature and to look with love at everyone in their lives, including that reflection in the mirror.

Barbara Roth, Painting Workshop, 3 p.m.
Barbara Roth is a Watercolor teacher and artist in San Diego/Encinitas/Southern California.

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