Very Ventura Gift Shop & Gallery is pleased to present “California Dreamin’ and Beyond” – A fine art show featuring water colorists Ann Galloway and Julie Merrill. Both artists enjoy plein air and in-studio painting. Julie Merrill has been teaching watercolor classes for the past 8 years and is currently teaching at ART LAB in Ventura along with Ann Galloway. Inspired by landscapes home and abroad, their paintings capture scenes delicately unfolding in the moment. The opening reception will be held in conjunction with Arts & Eats, downtown Ventura. The exhibit runs through Jan.12, 2018 with opening night Nov.18 from 6-8pm. Contact Angela at 805-628-3540 for full details.