For Mom, the big day is Sunday. What better way than art to celebrate? Two options:
• At theBrush and Easel Gallery
, 1476 W. Shaw Ave., a Mother’s Day art event will be held 1-4 p.m. Saturday, May 9. You’ll get the chance to observe artists firsthand who will be sharing their passion for creating jewelry, whimsical ceramics, fine art paintings, wearable fiber art and more. Details:www.brushandeasel.com
, (559) 269-5512.
• There are plenty of places to take Mom to brunch, but you can’t beat the setting ofArte Américas
. The cultural center’s annual Mother’s Day brunch, titled this year “Señora, Señora,” is indeed a special day. The menu includes Mexican favorites. A bonus: Mother’s Day is the last day for the exhibition “One Degree of Separation: A Sisterhood of California Women Artists.” Tickets are $45 for non-members. Doors open at 11 a.m. Details:www.arteamericas.org
, (559) 266-2623.