‘An Art & Animal Affair’


An Art & Animal Affair benefitting the Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) will be held on Saturday, June 18 from 1 to 5 p.m. at a private residence in Rancho Santa Fe. Animals available for adoption will greet guests to this afternoon of fine art, delicious food and drinks, live music, and warm hearts wine hosted by Tamara Lafarga-Joseph and Sarah Sleeper.

RCHS President Jim Silveira says, “We’re honored that Tamara and Sarah have chosen Rancho Coastal Humane Society as the beneficiary of An Art & Animal Affair. It’s a perfect combination of two things that deeply touch our hearts.”

An Art & Animal Affair is being presented in the spirit of “Tikun Olam,” Hebrew for, “Repair the World.”

Artists include: Sarit Harel, papier maché recycled art sculptor, featuring her own works and the works of her students;Tamara Lafarga-Joseph, natural equestrian & Liquid Light artist;Tena Navarette, powerful, award-winning abstract painter;Lynn Daniel, unique, modern copper repousse sculptor;Katey Brunini, exquisite, nature-inspired jewelry artist;Aimee Fuller, bold, exotic jewelry artist.

A minimum $20 donation is suggested at the entrance.

A portion of the proceeds from each sale will be donated to support Rancho Coastal Humane Society’s programs that serve people and animals throughout the area. Free valet will be available.

For more information or to RSVP contact Sarah Sleeper at or call 858-357-7877.