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Covid 19, a catchy tune, by Carla Winter

May 23, 2022

Available for your playlist at your online stores!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Carla Winter,  a Los Angeles native with family roots in old Hollywood, began songwriting when her car radio broke.  Later, after moving to the Bay Area, she was hired by the US Navy, with an official title  "Troubadour of Treasure Island" and entertained the Navy as it's first and only strolling minstrel.  The next gig was a tour singing in Japan.  Returning to the states, she began her own  Partiart, a variety entertainment company for parties and events.  Carla broadly expanded her skill sets, and artist stable and client base and the business grew.  Then, Covid came. The hospitality industry collapsed as did Carla's party business & steady club gig,  but a song was born, "Covid 19, a feel good song about a nasty feeling virus.  

Solano Town Center Celebration

June 8, 2021

  Tues. June 15, 2021,  11-2pm,  Solano Town Center, Fairfield, California Celebrate California's grand opening.   Carla Winter's "alter ego" Twinkles is returning to the mall  share  Tales & Twisty balloons.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sat. March 10, 17, 24 & 31 noon-2pm, Solano Town Center, Fairfield, Ca Come to center court for pictures with the Easter Bunny, and Face Painting with various artists, including: 3-10 Carla Winter, 3-17 & 24 Bird McCargar, & 3-31 Dori Sanchez. -                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Thurs. April 26, 6-9pm, Danville Livery & Mercantile, 440 Sycamore Valley Rd, Danville, CA Annual Art & Wine Stroll Enjoy this multimedia, multi-sensation blast of art, wine and fine entertainment, featuring live music and eclectic arts, including entertainingly fun, Tarot Card reading, by Carla Winter -

Upcoming Events

March 5, 2018
2020 All events have been cancelled due to Covid 19.      

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

January 29, 2015
March 2, 4:30-6:30 PM @ The Danville Community Center, next to the Library. Come celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday!   Carla will be there face painting "Things" from Dr. Seuss.  There will be crafts, storytelling, and other treats.   The library consistently produces a beautiful event.

Boxtrolls…another movie promotional

September 9, 2014
Sunday, September 14, 1-3PM  Hillsdale Shopping Center, San Mateo, Macy's Center Court.    Carla Winter will be face painting for the movie promotional "Boxtrolls" soon to be released.   There will be fun, hands on "Boxtroll" activities for the kids in addition to Carla's painting finesse.  On a movie roll this year, tis my third film promotional.

Dreamworks Dragon 2 promotional

June 9, 2014
Very exciting to have been invited by Allied Marketing on behalf of Dreamworks,  to be the face paint artist to promote the upcoming release of the the movie "How to Train Your Dragon #2". The kids are so excited about the movie they jump up and down when talking about it.  It was a fun and challenging assignment, and I learned a great deal and grew as an artist.

Graphological Excursion in California Wine Country

March 25, 2012
I was lucky enough last week to have two handwriting analysis assignments on consecutive days in beautiful northern California wine country. Twas a good little run of party entertainment fun. CW