Carpinteria Magazine

Alive in the Imagination: Canvassing Carpinteria

Sharon Schock’s contemporary impressionist paintings transform casual street scenes, passed every day by thousands of people, into moments of grace and beauty. …Growing up “in the middle of nowhere,” as she describes it, in Acton, Calif., Schock continued perfecting her craft throughout her childhood, finally deciding to major in art at Westmont College in Montecito, with brought her to Carpinteria for the first time. more