RAW Artist Showcase – Wed, April 22

Alissa B is thrilled to be one of many feature artists from around the Bay area at RAW artist showcase.  The event is at 8 pm on Wed April 22 at Motif in San Jose California and will include a variety of mediums from visual art, music, live performances, fashion show, and items for sale.   To read more detailed information about all the featured artists at this specific event, please visit:  http://rawartists.org/sanjose/exposure  

To purchase tickets, please use the following link:


RAW artists Apr 2015


Fashion Show & Fundraiser – The Healthy Way – Feb 7

Alissa B is honored to be a local jewelry featured at the benefit for the hospice of Santa Cruz on Sat, Feb 7 from 11:30-2:30 in Scotts Valley at the community center. There will be a fashion show, buffet luncheon, and local businesses set up. We will be offering 10-20% off everything. Tickets cost $40, or $30 early bird special if you contact us before Jan 31.

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The Closet Shopper 4 year anniversary party – Jan 24

Alissa B is thrilled to set up at the amazing clothing and accessory boutique The closet Shopper. So many great unique finds at affordable prices. Wine will be poured, snacks, local vendors, and special sales. We will be offering 10-20% off everything.

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Cafe Zoe Trunk Show – Menlo Park – Tuesday Dec 16

Alissa B will be returning to the lovely Cafe Zoe for our annual holiday trunk show. What better way to get your shopping done then while getting your morning coffee or having lunch. Amazing foods including breakfast and lunch menu and fresh baked goods. We will be set up from 8-1. We will be offering 10-20% off everything.

cafe zoe pic

Holiday Sale Dec 20-21 Santa Cruz

Alissa B will be setting up both Sat and Sunday before Xmas at the 3rd annual HOliday Sale on the West side of Santa Cruz at the Capeoria studio on Mchpherson. 11-5 both days. Come get your last minute holiday shopping done, eat good food, and support local small businesses!

Capoera studio Dec 2014 jpg

Sip and Shop – Chaminade – Wed Dec 3

Alissa B will be returning to the Chaminade Resort and Spa in Santa Cruz CA, for a unique special event 6-9 pm on Wed Dec 3. A benefit to raise money to unravel Pediatric Cancer and Jacobs Heart. 100% of ticket sales benefit Mammasnightout.org

Admission cost is $45 each and will include wine tasting, lite bites, pampering spa products, local artisans including Alissa B, spa products, and skin consultations.

sip and shop chaminade 12-3-14

SHOP Oakland Sunday Nov 16

Alissa B set up shop at a unique Pop up boutique in Oakland CA 3-8pm on Sunday Nov 16. Lots of indie designers, men and womens clothing and accessories. Wine, music, and good eats. Support local and enjoy a sunday funday filled with many unique gifts. 1721 Broadway. Free admission and parking!

SHOP urban stich pop up

SHOP-urban stitch vendors

SHOP urban stitch flyer

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La Selva Beach Clubhouse Gift Fair – Sat Nov 15

Alissa B. is excited to return to the La Selva Beach clubhouse for their annual holiday gift fair on Sat, Nov 15, from 10-4. This always proves to be a lovely and quaint local show with great homecooking, and a lot of local art and crafts. Come support local and shop for holiday gifts! We will be offering 10-20% off all online pricing.

la selva nov 2014

Santa Cruz Mountain Art & Wine Festival – Labor Day

Alissa B will be set up at the first annual SC Mtn Art & Wine Festival in Garahan Park by Boulder Creek Saturday and Sunday Aug 30-Aug31 11-6. Come on out and support local, drink amazing wines and enjoy live entertainment!

sc mtn art and wine

Jewish Food Fair – Carmel Valley CA – Aug 24

Alissa B will be set up for the 3rd year at the annual Jewish Food Fair held at Beth Israel in Carmel on Sunday AUg 24 from 10:30 am to 4 pm. In addition to amazing cultural foods from latkes to corned beef on rye, there will be entertainment, art, and fun for the whole family. You can find us across from the Latke booth!
jewish food fair carmel 2014

Scotts Valley Art and Wine Festival: Aug 9 -10

Alissa B. will be returning for our 5th year to the annual Scotts Valley Art and Wine festival held in SKy Park Village both sat and sun 10-6. Come on out and enjoy fun in the sun with good food, wine, entertainment, and of course local artists and vendors. Family friendly and events for kids.

For more information please visit the chamber site: http://www.scottsvalleychamber.com/scotts-valley-art-wine-festival/

sv art and wine 2014 banner

Los Altos Art and Wine – July 12-13

Alissa B returned for the 4th year to the annual Art and Wine FEstival held in downtown Los Altos CA. It was our best year yet! Thanks to European Cobblery who we always collab with for trunk shows.

Jewish Cultural Fair – June 22

Alissa B will be returning to the 2nd annual Jewish cultural fair at Temple Beth El in Aptos California. Hours are 11-6 and in addition to local artists and vendors will be amazing food from latkes to corned beef on rye and special desserts. There will also be speeches and song.

Jewish cultural fair beth el  Vendor Flyer june 22 2014

Redwood Mountain Fair – May 31/June1

Alissa B set up for the 3rd year at the amazing Redwood Mountian fair music festival in Felton CA. Such beautiful people, wide variety of great music, diverse foods, and rootsy local vibes. 11 pm – 8 pm! Family friendly. Visit the website for a full lineup and schedule of bands, http://redwoodmountainfaire.com/

redwood mtn fair 2014 poster

Saratoga Rotary Art Show- May 4 Sunday

Alissa B will be exhibiting for the first time at the Saratoga Rotary Art Show on Sunday May 4 from 9-5. Located on West Valley College, there will be wine tasting, food, live entertainment, and of course fine art, jewelers, crafters, and more. Please visit wwww.saratogarotary.org for more information.

saratoga rotary art show 5-4-2014

First Friday at the Chaminade Resort & Spa – May 2

Alissa B. will be the featured local jewelry artist at the Chaminade’s second First Friday event on May 2 from 6-9 pm. Free chair massage, wine tasting, apps, art. Come sip and shop!

Read about all the featured artists here.

YOu can RSVP on the Facebook Event page

chaminade first friday may 2 2014

Earth Day Santa Cruz – Saturday April 19th

Alissa B. will be returning for the 5th year at the local Earth Day Santa Cruz in San Lorenzo park held Saturday, April 19, from 11-4. This is a family friendly event with activities for kids, live music performances by SqueezeDaddy and Sambada, Eco friendly businesses, and local organic foods!

For more detailed info please click here to visit the site.

You can rsvp on the Facebook event page here.

earth day sc 2014

FMNC- Fashion Market Northern California April 11-13

Alissa B is thrilled to be attending Fashion Market Northern California (FMNC) this April as an exhibitor/vendor. This will be our very first wholesale only tradeshow, with buyers attending from all around California, Nevada, and Oregon!

The show takes place April 11- 13, which is a Friday start date.
Friday: 9-7pm, *extended late evening shopping with beer and wine available!
Sat: 9-6
Sunday: 9-5

Free parking before 11 am.

FOr wholesale inquiries or to make an appt, please contact us. Linesheets are now available under the wholesale section on the homepage, or click here: http://www.alissab.com/pdf/linesheet.pdf

To learn more about FMNC, please visit their website here: http://www.fashionmarketnorcal.com/


Vineyard Valentines Wkd – Feb 8-9

Alissa B will be set up at Cooper Garrod Winery in Saratoga, CA both Saturday and Sunday Feb 8th and 9th from 11-5 for their special wine tasting extravaganza. Bring your sweetheart and sample ‘chocolate love bites’ to compliment that perfect luscious glass of red wine.

More details on the website here:

Sip & Shop – Thursday Dec 12th, 6-8pm

The Chaminade Resport & Spa in Santa Cruz is hosting a special Sip & Shop, a ladies night out event that will feature local artists and vendors, spa packages and deals, and complimentary wine tasting! Its the perfect opp to come shop for holiday gifts or pameper yourself! Thursday, Dec 12th from 6-8 pm. Free event!

chaminade sip and shop 12-12-13

Cafe Zoe Trunk Show – Tuesday Dec 17

ALissa B will be returning to the adorable community oriented Cafe Zoe in Menlo park on Tuesday Dec 17 from 9 am – 1 pm. Get your coffee, your lunch and a holiday gift! 10-20% off all prices. Location is on Menalto and Gilbert. They have the best homebaked blueberry cake!


Community Holiday Craft Sale – Sat Dec 21

Alissa B will be set up for the 2nd time at the community holiday craft sale. THis is a wonderful small art show that has unique one of a kind gifts. It will be held at the Capoira studio on the West Side of Santa Cruz, at 207 McPherson Street Suite A from 11-4. This is a perfect opportunity for all those last minute holiday shoppers! RSVP and more info at the Facebook event page.

holiday fair capoira studio dec 21- 2013

List of Artists – Community Art Sale

Blossom Hill Pottery Sale and Holiday Art show – Los Gatos – Dec 14-15

Alissa B is excited to return to the History Club of Los Gatos for the Blossom Hill Pottery and Art Holiday sale Dec 14-15 10-5. We attended the spring show in April and had a wonderful turnout. Lots of really unique upscale pottery and handmade goods.
For information or to download a flyer please visit their website http://blossomhillcrafts.com/sale/

blossom hill holiday show 12-13

Simpkins Family Swim Center – Holiday Fair – Sat Dec 7

Alissa B is excited to set up for the first time at the annual holiday fair held at the Simpkins Family Swim center on Saturday Dec 7 from 10-4. Held by the Santa Cruz County parks and Rec department, more information on the event can be found by visiting the Facebook event page.

simpkins 2013

B shot happy hour -Naturopath Center – Dec 4

Alissa B will be set up at the Santa Cruz Naturopathic center on 736 Chestnut street during B shot happy hour 3-6 on Wednesday Dec 4. We will be offering 10-20% off everything. Kill two birds with one stone- shop holiday gifts while getting healthy!

Read up on Holistic Healthcare in particular B shots on the center’s website : http://www.scnmc.com/

La Selva Holiday Gift Fair – Nov 23, 2013

On Saturday, Nov 23, Alissa B will be setting up for the 3rd year at the La Selva Beach Clubhouse holiday fair from 10-4. Handmade arts and crafts, bake sale and BBQ lunch. The clubhouse is located at 314 Estrella Avenue
La Selva Beach, CA 95076. We will be offering 10-20% all retail prices!

5 Branches Institute Craft Fair – Nov 15

Alissa B. set up at the small art fair held in the Student lounge of the 5 Branches institute. Handmade gifts and baked good for a fundraiser, for students, staff, and open to the public 10-4.

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First Friday Chaminade

Alissa B. is honored to be invited as a featured artist for the inaugural First Friday event at the Chaminade resort & Spa in Santa Cruz on Nov 1, 2013. There will be a full wine tasting bar, chair massage, local artists, and light appetizers. It is sure to be a great event! Perfect early opportunity to get a head start on Holiday gift shopping.

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first friday chaminade alissa b 2013

First Friday – Chaminade – Nov 1, 2013

Alissa B. is honored to have been invited to set up at the inaugural First Friday event at the Chaminade in Santa Cruz. They will have a full wine bar with wine tasting, music, appetizers, and local artisans, chair massage- the whole nine! The Spa at Chaminade will be offering special discounts as well. Come on down from 6-9.

First Friday chaminade 2013 nov

Scotts Valley Art & Wine – Aug 10-11

Alissa B returns to the Scotts Valley art and wine festival for the 4th year on Aug 10-11 2013 in Sky Park. Always top notch artists, vendors, food, and wine!

sv art and wine

Los Altos Art & Wine – July 13-14

Once again, for our fourth year, Alissa B set up right out front of European Cobblery on the corner of 1st and state street in Los Altos. Always a blast, with great vendors, art, lots of wine!

Hops N Barley Festival – Scotts Valley June 29 2013

Alissa B was set up for the first time at the 3rd annual Hops and Barley festival (Santa cruz Beer fest) in Sky Park Scotts Valley on June 29. Lots of vendors, art, food, bbq, and beer!

hops and barley 2013

Jewish Food Faire – Temple Beth El – Aptos Ca June 9

Alissa B is excited to set up at the first annual Jewish Food Faire held at Temple Beth El in Aptos, CA on SUnday June 9 from 11-7. There will be everything from music, food, arts, crafts, and folklore. Come on out, all are welcome!

jewish food fair beth el 2013

Redwood Mountain Faire – Felton Ca June 1-2

Alissa B. will be set up at the Redwood Mtn Faire, which takes place over two days from 11-7 pm at Roaring Camp in Felton Ca. The festival includes music on two stages, wine and beer tents, lots of food, and local art and vendors. Tickets per day cost $20. Line up includes a variety of music from bands including Ancestree, B side Players, Poor Man’s Whiskey, Wooster, just to name a few. More details at http://redwoodmountainfaire.com/

Mothers Day Sale – Scotts Valley May 11

Alissa B will be set up out front of the Scotts Valley Artisans for a special Mother’s Day eve sale on Saturday, May 11, from 10-4. We will be offering 10-20% off all retail prices.
Scotts valley artisans momsday 2013

Asian Heritage Street Celebration – San Francisco May 18

Alissa B. will be returning for the 3rd year to the arts and crafts section of the 9th annual Asian Heritage Street Celebration on Saturday, May 18 from 11-6 in the Little Saigon district of San Francisco (by the Civic Auditorium). There will be tons of authentic unique handmade goods representing countries all around the globe, various parades and celebrations, food, a beer tent, and more!

For more information, please visit http://asianfairsf.com/

ahsc arts and crafts flyer 2013

Mt. Charlie

Alissa B. will be set up with other local artists at the return stop and BBQ lunch in Sky park Scotts Valley after the Mt. Charlier CHallenge bike races. Come join the bike races or simply cheer on family and friends and local riders!


First Friday – Santa Cruz Thread

Join Alissa B. for first firday special event at Santa Cruz Thread, a brand new threading salon on Front street. We will be special guests along with Jena Lee Mercer who will be displaying her paintings. Read about Santa Cruz Thread by visiting their website: santacruzthread.com
Wine and appetizers will be served. 6-9 pm. View and rsvp to the facebook invite by clicking here.

jena lee mercer art first friday

Pottery & Fine Art Sale – April 27-28 Los Gatos CA

Alissa B will be showcased at the History Club of Los Gatos on Saturday and Sunday April 27, 28 from 10-5 for a fine art and pottery sale. The event is hosted by Blossom Hill crafts and you can view the online event by clicking here.

blossom hill art show apr 27-28

FUN, FASHION, & FOLKLORE – A Conscience Celebration

Alissa B. will be participating in an event filled night of Fashion, Education, Fundraising, and celebration. In addition to setting up a small booth, we will be adorning the models for the fashion show who will be wearing local retailers including Synergy clothing and Wallflower.

Chadeish Yameinu Jewish Renewal of Santa Cruz will hold a grand affair and fundraiser. The ‘SPECTRA (SPEC Teacher Resources in the Arts) Program’ – Arts Education (performing, visual and literary) of the Cultural Council of Santa Cruz County – will be presented with a percentage of the funds raised at this celebration.

Location :
900 High Street
Santa Cruz CA 95060

Music/Comedy/Storytelling/Organic Fashions

$40.00 Adult
$25.00 Seniors/Students
$20.00 Children
Family Rate & Sliding scale available


Earth Day Santa Cruz 2013

Alissa B will be returning to Earth Day Santa Cruz on Saturday, April 20, in San Lorenzo Park from 11 am to 4 pm. In addition to arts and crafts, there will be live music, green businesses, eco-friendly workshops, kids zone, and a beer garden!

For more detailed information, please click here.

earth day sc 2013 flyer

Monterey Art Show March 2-3

Alissa B will be showcased this wkd in Monterey, CA at the Customs House Plaza by Fisherman’s Wharf in Monterey. Both days 10am-5pm. It is supposed to be a beautiful sunny warm wkd. Come on out and support local!

monterey art show mar 2-3 2013

Bridal Fair – Seascape Golf Resort – Feb 9

Alissa B will be showcased at the annual Seascape golf resort bridal fair on Sunday, Feb 9 from 12-3 in Aptos CA. Admission is free for new brides to be!

Tucson Gem & Jam festival! Feb 7-8

Alissa B is thrilled to return to the Gem and Jam festival held in Tuscon simultaneous with one of the largest gem shows in the world! After a three year hiaute Gem and Jam is back with a vengeance and we will be set up outside Thursday and Friday night. Come enjoy lots of live music, djs, live paintings by ALex Grey, and dont forget its just before Valentine’s day!
Click here to see the FB event and FB community page

First Saturday Open Studio – Santa Cruz Feb 2

Alissa B was invited to set up at The Lady Who Loves Birds art studio on west side Santa Cruz Saturday, Feb 2 from 3-6 pm. We will be offering 10-20% off all retail prices for Valentine’s Day and there will be free Valentine cards. Wine and snacks will be served.

Art at the Barn Dec 8-9

Alissa B is thrilled to return to the second holiday Art at the Barn show on Dec 8 and 9 in Santa Cruz. Join us for a lot of local artists, live paintings, live music, and wine! First Friday evening from 5-7. Sat 11-6 and Sunday 11-4. Come shop for holiday gifts and support local!
You can rsvp to the facebook event here or like the facebook page as well.

Heritage Holiday Craft & Gift Fair – Nov 30, Dec 1, Dec2

Alissa B will be returning to the Heritage Holiday Craft & Gift fair at the Santa Cruz County fairgrounds in Watsonville CA on Fri Nov 30,Sat Dec 1, and sunday Dec 2. There will be three rooms filled with local artists and vendors, homemade pies, and lots of other good food. Santa Claus may even come pay a visit, so bring the kids! Come join us for the festivities!

Chillin’ Productions – San Francisco – Wed Dec 5

Alissa B is very excited to return to Chillin productions annual holiday show in San Francisco on Wed, Dec 5 from 6-12 pm. Show cost $10 at the door and will be full bars, djs, and lots of unique indie labels and designers. Come shop for holiday gifts and get 10-20% off everything Alissa B!

La Selva Holiday Gift Fair – Nov 17

Alissa B will be returning to the La Selva Beach Clubhouse – 314 Estrella Ave., Watsonville CA, on Saturday, Nov 17 10-4. Come shop for your holiday gifts! BBq lunch will be available and fresh baked goods.

Jewish Artisans Faire – Nov 11

Alissa B will be set up at the 2nd annual Jewish Artisans Fair held at Temple Beth El in Aptos, CA on Sunday, Nov 11, from 10-4.
You don’t have to be Jewish to support Jewish artists. Purchase fine arts and crafts on Sunday, November 11, 10:00am – 4:00pm at Temple Beth El, located at 3055 Porter Gulch Road, in Aptos. Some of the art will have a Jewish theme, some will be general in nature, all will have come from the hearts and minds and hands of Jewish artists. Do some Chanukah gift shopping, pick up a present for a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a birthday, an anniversary. Get something special to adorn your home. The Jewish Artisan’s Faire is a great place to purchase gifts for any and all occasions. Large or small, there is nothing like original art. Prices will range from very affordable to several hundred dollars, so there will be something for everyone.