Altered Surfaces

Posted by on Oct 2, 2018 in Awards / Honors, Exhibitions | No Comments

2018 Altered Surfaces, El Nido Gallery, San Diego, CA This show features the work of 4 women artists who have spent years inspiring each other. They regularly meet to explore different techniques and creative ideas. Join us to mingle, enjoy light nibbles, and view the best of these “Altered Surfaces” by artists Sonya Devine, Nikki […]

The Fallbrook Library Receives an Orchid

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011 in Awards / Honors, News | No Comments

A Design Garden is so pleased to have participated in the Fallbrook Branch Library project. At this year’s Orchids & Onions, this gem of a project stood out as one of the best and was awarded a People’s Choice Orchid Award.

Art in Concrete Award from ACI

Posted by on Mar 3, 2011 in Awards / Honors | No Comments

  Betsy Schulz received the Art in Concrete Award from the American Concrete Institute for her treatment of the Fallbrook Library Garden Wall. She sandblasted into the surface of the poured-in-place concrete retaining wall silhouettes of grasses, native plants, birds and butterflies. In addition, she created five recessed areas in the wall for colorful custom mosaic panels. This […]

Invited Speaker at the e.g. 5 Conference, Monterey, CA

Posted by on Mar 3, 2011 in Awards / Honors | No Comments

In 2011 Betsy Schulz was invited to Monterey California to give a 20 minute talk on her public art work and how she engages the community. She creates opportunities for local students, families and individuals to take part in the making of tiles and installation of mosaics for public art installations in local communities. She discussed […]

Spectrum Award

Posted by on Apr 3, 2007 in Awards / Honors | No Comments

Betsy Schulz received a Spectrum Award for her Solana Beach Gateway Arches. This award was in Special Recognition For A Community Project. The Award was presenting on April 17, 2007 at the Coverings Trade Show in Chicago, Ill.

Orchid, People’s Choice Award

Posted by on Mar 3, 2007 in Awards / Honors | No Comments

The Solana Beach Gateway Arches won a People’s Choice Orchid Award from the San Diego Architectural Foundation in 2006. For more foundation details see: