events and Exhibitions

Where to meet the artist and view her work

Mission Federal ArtWalk

April 29-30

Little Italy
San Diego California
at the corner of Fir and India, next to Blick’s

Hedgehog Bloom, soft pastel



Wild Sweet Peas 2, soft pastel


2023 Pastels in Paradise

Online International Exhibition

Left Coast Pastel Painters Society
February 16 – March 31


Past Events and Exhibitions

Pastels of Julianne Ricksecker

at san carlos Library

February 1 – 27, 2023 


Saturday, February 18,
noon – 2 PM

Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery
of the San Carlos Branch Library
7265 Jackson Drive, San Diego, CA

HOURS OF OPERATION:  Monday & Tuesday, 11:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m. and Wednesday thru Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. San Carlos Branch is closed Sundays.


Torrey Pines Bluffs, soft pastel



North Bluff, soft pastel


Between Sea and Sky


A collector of art by Ellen Parry, Kenda Francis, Laura Lehman and Julianne Ricksecker
December 3 – December 30

Reception: December 4, 2-4 PM

Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center
 One Father Junipero Serra Trail
San Diego, CA 92119-1008    

7 Printmakers

26th Annual Exhibition
December 20 – January 2, 2023 


Thursday, December 29,
3 – 6 PM

Gallery 21, Spanish Village, Balboa Park

Open 11 AM – 4 PM daily except December 25 (Christmas Day)


I will attend the reception and I am planning to staff the gallery on Thursday, December 22 and Friday, December 23.  I would love to see you there!
Persist With Hope, etching

San Diego Museum of Art Artists Guild

2022 Holiday ONLINE Exhibition

November 1 – December 31, 2022

ONLINE only, exhibition of member’s art interpreting or influenced by the concept of “The Holidays”.

Saddle Rock Point, watercolor

Julianne’s Work Is On Display With 21 Other San Diego Artists And Photographers At


SmartSpace Gallery, San Diego

4455 Murphy Canyon Road,
San Diego, CA 92123


SmartSpace Gallery, Vista

450 S. Melrose Drive
Vista, CA

Both galleries are open during regular business hours, M-F, 9-5,

ArtWalk Carlsbad

September 24 & 25, 2022

11am to 6pm Saturday, 10am to 5pm Sunday


Look for me in booth L6 – almost the center of the event between the two entrances (right below the EN in “No Event Entrance”)
Location: Armada Drive – Above the Flower Fields, Off of Palomar Airport Road – plenty of parking

Torrey Pine #5, pastel
Flat Rock atTorrey Pines, etching
San Diego Museum of Art Artists Guild

2022 Fall Membership Exhibition

September 13, 2022 – September 26, 2022

Live at Gallery 21, Spanish Village, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA 


Sunday, September 18,

2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Online Gallery September 1 – 30, 2022
Pastel Artists of Oregon,

Spirit of Pastel

Second Biennial International Open Juried Exhibition

August 2 – September 30, 2022

Chehalem Cultural Center
415 E. Sheridan Street
Newberg, OR 97132
See the exhibit here.

Hedgehog Bloom, soft pastel
Torrey Pines Razor Point Trail, Watercolor
Redwood Bridge Club

Landscape Art on Paper,

in Watercolor, Pastel, Monotype and Etching




September 4, 2022 – October 22, 2022

3111 6th Avenue in Balboa Park 

Taking place in the club’s break room, the community is invited to come view the art on display during the club’s regular hours of bridge play, variable hours on weekdays and Saturdays. See the schedule posted online. 
Doors normally open about 15 minutes before game time.

Whether you’re a seasoned art collector or looking to start your collection, visit OMA to purchase art from Southern California artists during our Artist Alliance Art Mart On The Terrace.
Oceanside Museum of Art 




Oceanside Museum of Art / Artist Alliance · 704 Pier View Way · Oceanside, CA

10 Artist Alliance Artists have been invited to show and sell their fine art at this event!  Free entrance to the Museum during the event!

Prickly Pear, soft pastel
Squall on the Desert, etching




1st August – 30th September 2022

Douro, Portugal

Postponed from 2021 due to shipping issues , the exhibition will be live in 2022!


Make Your Mark! 2022

International Online Open Juried Exhibition
Pastel Society of Southern California

August 1 – 31, 2022

See the full exhibit here:  Make Your Mark! 2022
North Bluff, soft pastel
The Bluffs, collagraph

The 5th New York International Miniature Print Exhibition

June 15 – August 15

Manhattan Graphics Center, New York, New York

This is an online only exhibition. See it here.