CCAA’s Demo Artist Oct. 26 : Reda Rackley

We look forward to having our October demo via Zoom at 4 p.m. with Reda Rackley:
My Flower Does Not Look Like a Flower – Reclaiming the Joy & Innocence of Creating Art!

Reda Rackley, M.A., is a cultural mythologist, author, educator, storyteller, certified expressive artist and outsider artist.  She lectures and facilitates women’s retreats bridging art, mythology, depth psychology, and spirituality. Published selections are included in The Circle Continues Women Respond to the Circle of Stones, Judith Duerk, ed. Kiss me Goodnight, Stories and Poems by Women Who Were Girls When their Mothers Died, Ann O’Fallon & Margaret Vaillancourt, eds, The Anthology of Monterey Bay Poets, Ryan Masters, ed & . Reda’s C.D. “Mud, Blood, and Blackberries: Fictional Memoirs.”  And recently published “Bonewoman Wisdom & Outsider Art!”

Reda received her B.A. in Psychology with a special focus on Women’s Spirituality . She graduated from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara with an M.A. in Mythology and Depth Psychology.



Unfortunately we have to cancel our on-location meetings following directives from Monterey County in response to Covid19.  Our demos will be “on-line,” as a live Zoom call.  Members will be notified of the Zoom link. A recording of the call will be available to the public on the website as it is made available.

During non-Covid concerns, the Central Coast Art Association meets 6:30-8 pm at the El Estero Park, with a meet & greet time until 6:45 when announcements & the demonstration by the guest artist begins. Meeting/demonstration ends approximately at 8 pm.   777 Pearl St (next to Dennis the Menace Park), Monterey, the fourth Monday of each month (please check for holiday schedules). Attendance is free and open to the public.

January: Bonni Carver, Watercolor

February: Barbara Furbush, Print Maker

March: Meeting Cancelled

April: Meeting Cancelled

May: Erin Gafill  Recorded Zoom call link:

June: Mark Farina

July: No Meeting

August: Bunny Pavine, “Paint & Sip” Recorded Zoom call link: Passcode: U!rC8*d?

September:  Jolene Anderson ,Watercolor Exploration Video recording under “Video” on our Facebook page:

October: Reda Rackley, Acrylic   Recorded Zoom Demo


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