LOS ANGELES

Los Angeles is where Artists for a Better World began in 1997 when Barbara Cordova decided that artists would be better served by uniting as a group to improve conditions in the area. She soon expanded this vision to have a presence internationally through art events, festivals and awards ceremonies.

Check out upcoming events and highlight videos of recent Artists for a Better World activities in the Los Angeles area.

Artists uniting to make a difference!

PAST EVENTS:

Artists for a Better World Holiday Party – 2019

Artists for a Better World Holiday Party – 2019

Artists for a Better World had a big year of expansion in 2019! On Dec 28, 2019 there was a Holiday party at the Sunland Mission and home of AFABW members Richard and Susan Stewart to celebrate!Richard was the evenings host, and welcomed everyone wearing a colorful...

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2019 Chili Bowl Arts and Crafts Faire

2019 Chili Bowl Arts and Crafts Faire

Artists for a Better World returned to the Chili Bowl Arts and Crafts faire a second year in a row on Dec 7 and 8, 2019. This annual faire is held at the McGroarty Arts Center in Tujunga, CA – and brings the community together right before the holidays. Though the...

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Marketing Your Art Seminar w/Lynda Hubbard

Marketing Your Art Seminar w/Lynda Hubbard

Sunland, California. On Aug. 24, 2019, Artists for a Better World produced a seminar on “How to Successfully Sell Your Art.” Twenty-two artists attended, many of whom brought their work, ranging from painters, photographers, writers, sculptors and musicians.The...

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The Future Of Art Is Amazing – Creative Children

The Future Of Art Is Amazing – Creative Children

Artists for a Better World has launched a book about children and art by Richard Rensberry of QuickTurtle Books called The Quest We Share, it is available on Amazon at https://amzn.to/2EmQDW5. While there are many venues for children to do art, there are...

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36th Annual Montrose Arts and Crafts Festival – June 2019

36th Annual Montrose Arts and Crafts Festival – June 2019

On Saturday June 1st and Sunday June 2nd Artists for a Better World had a booth at the 36th Annual Montrose, CA Arts and Crafts Festival. The group was founded by Tujunga resident Barbara Cordova in 1997, and has been doing many events and activities in the Foothills...

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World Art Day Party – 2019

World Art Day Party – 2019

On April 15th there was a World Art Day party at the home of Becky and Randy Mate in Sunland, CA. Becky was inspired to start Art Day in 1998, after working at an Artists for a Better World booth at a fair. She has been hosting annual holidays every year since then....

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Meeting And Salon At Lynda Hubbard’s

Meeting And Salon At Lynda Hubbard’s

Artists For A Better World held a Meeting and Salon at the home of founding member Lynda Hubbard in Sylmar, CA. The meeting was put on by AFABW Founder Barbara Cordova Oliver, with the help of Lauren Perreau. Artists came together who share the purpose of creating a...

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