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Paintings like this one by Brett Stokes will be featured in The Last Picture Show.
Paintings like this one by Brett Stokes will be featured in The Last Picture Show.

Stokes to hold ‘The Last Picture Show’


Thursday, March 18th, 2010
Issue 11, Volume 14.


FALLBROOK – Longtime Fallbrook resident artist Brett Stokes is celebrating his time here with a final Fallbrook showing of his work, which will be entitled The Last Picture Show. The show will be held on Saturday, March 27, from 4 to 8 p.m., in the Brett Stokes Studio/Gallery at 732 W. Elder Street.

The show may be the last opportunity for locals to view or collect original paintings by Stokes, often referred to as a hometown son. His works can be found about town as murals created for schools, commercial buildings and in Advertisement
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Stokes moved to Fallbrook with his family in 1956, although he occasionally lived elsewhere for short times. He has always referred to the friendly village as his home. He has continuously supported local entities such as the Boys and Girls Club, REINS therapeutic horsemanship program and other help-oriented causes. His belief in giving back was instilled by his parents, Clifford and Avis Stokes, longtime advocates of giving back to the community.

Admission to the show is free. Native flutist, Ironhand, will provide musical entertainment. For more information, call (760) 420-8656.


 

2 comments

Comment Profile ImageNancy Nash Hinsey
Comment #1 | Friday, Mar 19, 2010 at 10:01 pm
Hey Brett...glad to see you're still doing your art!!
Why is this a "Last Picture Show"??? Are you off to other parts??? Be well and prosper. Nancy
Comment Profile ImageLou Boyens lboyens@machouse.com
Comment #2 | Tuesday, Apr 12, 2011 at 10:09 am
Brett, you probabaly won't remember me but I am Terry and Mitzi's mother Lou. I have loved your work for many years and you right along with it. Anyway please give me a call here at Living Waters Christian Fellowship, on Reche Road. 1-760-728-1685. We are having a Peddlers Faire here on May 7th and would love for you to show you work. Also we are looking for soneone to do some drawings at the faire. Would you be interested. I will be here too so I can help you do whatever you need done. Thanks, Lou

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