Artist's Reception for Leslie Marcus
Poppies Art and Gifts announces its first Guest Artist of 2020. Leslie Marcus, of Ojai, will show her work throughout January. A reception with the artist will take place Jan.17 from 5-7 p.m. at 323 E. Matilija St., Ojai.
Originally from New York, Marcus moved to California in 1974 and became a textile print designer in the Los Angeles fashion district. She moved to Ojai 25 years ago and continues to create on fabric and canvas.
Marcus will show her collection of hand-painted 55-in. scarves, which can be used as shawls or body wraps. In addition, she will display oil on canvas paintings. Her motifs feature flowers, hearts and sensual women.
Poppies Art and Gifts features all local fine art and photographs, handcrafted items, and locally made products at affordable prices.
Poppies Guest Artist program invites artists in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties to show their work for a month at the shop. To apply for a solo show, visit poppiesartandgifts.com and click on the Guest Artists tab.
Store hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily. For more information, visit poppiesartandgifts.com.
323 E. Matilija St.
Ojai, CA 93023