Rejuvenate in Nature! @brownpeoplecamping

'Blue Hummingbird Lady, Bottle by the water, image design Catherine Herrera, 2008.

If you are like many Americans, these days, taking time out from the extreme politics and scandals, is a must for self- and family-care. Consider an outdoor trip to rejuvenate. I feel very fortunate my parents started us kids off early with camping and hiking trips. Those memories, and experiences infuse who I am today. … Continue reading Rejuvenate in Nature! @brownpeoplecamping

Silver Screen – NPR’s Latino USA Podcast

Its a late Saturday afternoon slipping into evening. Hint of Spring pushing away winter. I recently covered a march supporting efforts to promote Divestment from the Dakota Access Pipeline in San Francisco, walking the five blocks rather than taking a taxi because the streets were all blocked off. I've been paying for it ever as … Continue reading Silver Screen – NPR’s Latino USA Podcast

‘Specks of Gold, Hidden Treasures’ – Screening and Presentation in San Francisco – Flor de Miel Media

It was an exciting day at the San Francisco Mint on March 04, 2017. What a great turn-out, over 6200 people walked through the historic Mint halls and restored public rooms where miners and savvy businessmen alike traveled to exchange their gold for newly minted dollars and coins. Today, The Mint serves the City for … Continue reading ‘Specks of Gold, Hidden Treasures’ – Screening and Presentation in San Francisco – Flor de Miel Media

Looking Forward – Catherine Herrera Fine Art for 2016

2016 is already positive and abundant with a new offering of work that was created and exhibit recently - which you can read more about below - including an exhibit currently running at the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum at UC Berkeley. Classic and Collector's online purchase options now includes a newly added feature to make … Continue reading Looking Forward – Catherine Herrera Fine Art for 2016

San Francisco and Bay Area Literary Community Sustains Generations of Authors – Poet & Writers

At the Brava Theater in San Francisco, Poets & Writers West brought together Bay Area writers with seasoned, successful agents, publicists, and writers for a day of honest, straight-forward discussion about writing today, and the creative ways authors are reaching audiences today. Let it be known that Literature and Poetry are far from lost arts, … Continue reading San Francisco and Bay Area Literary Community Sustains Generations of Authors – Poet & Writers

Flor de Miel Fall Screenings and Speaking Engagements

2014 started and ends with exhibits for Flor de Miel Media and Catherine Herrera Photography. I am very grateful for such a great year, and to be able to meet so many wonderful people who connect with the stories shared in my fine art and photography, and the art projects 'Bridge Walkers' and 'Open Doors … Continue reading Flor de Miel Fall Screenings and Speaking Engagements

Daniel Beaty’s ‘Transforming Pain to Power’ premiers in San Francisco

I am grateful for the invitation from Ruth Morgan, director of COMMUNITY WORKS, to the Bay Area Premier of Daniel Beaty’s ‘Transforming Pain to Power’ performance at the Brava Theater on Saturday. Daniel Beaty, author of the book 'Transforming Pain to Power,' arrives in San Francisco after a 35-city tour across the country presenting his … Continue reading Daniel Beaty’s ‘Transforming Pain to Power’ premiers in San Francisco