Meet the Makers
Published April 29, 2021
Mermaid Gallery is a combination art studio, gallery and gift shop. Owner and local artist, Tina O’Brien’s work is featured through whimsical watercolor of mermaids, sea turtles and sea creatures. Tina also captures many scenes of the beautiful Ventura Coast in poetic oil paintings, cards, prints, and original art pieces. The Mermaid Gallery offers beach decor as well, including chimes , seashells , starfish garlands, trinkets and fun little treasures to browse.
Ventura Pottery Gallery is part of the Ventura County Potters’ Guild, featuring work from over 40 local artists. When visiting the gallery you will discover a wide variety of ceramic art, from functional to sculptural, hand built to wheel thrown, ranging from earth-tones to vibrant colors. It is truly an extravaganza of creative art to satisfy all tastes.
Lemon & Lei is a wonderful, fun, clean living bath and body treat collection in Ventura, California. Free from harmful chemicals, environmentally safe, cruelty free, with no harmful ingredients, Lemon & Lei was designed to provide a fun, colorful bath experience for all!
Harbor Village Gallery & Gifts is home to resident artists of the Buenaventura Art Association, a 66 year old, foundational non-profit, connecting artists to the community and each other. Inside, you’ll find fine art and artisan crafts ranging from paintings in all mediums, to jewelry, textiles, glass, photography, prints, greeting cards, and more! A wide variety of thematic art includes local seascapes and landscapes, abstracts, florals, and even animal and pet themes. All hand-crafted by experienced local artists and artisans. For a unique and cherished reminder of a Ventura visit or to express local vibes in
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Top This Chocolate is the world’s first customizable-on-the-spot chocolate store. You can build your own chocolate bar with the premium milk, white or dark liquid chocolate pouring from the fountains. Then top it with the nuts, dried fruit, candy, cookies and salty snacks of your choice. Put a name on a bar in chocolate letters. Each custom creation is ready in less than EIGHT minutes.