Allison Marie Garcia


Fine Artist and Illustrator
Focus on digital illustration and painting


  • 2019 “FIrst Friday” (Solo) Shanty Shack Brewery, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2019 “First Friday” (solo) Wild Child Boutique, Oakland, Ca

  • 2019 “Strawberry Moon” (Solo) Vertigo, San Juan Bautista, Ca

  • 2019 “Uncomfortable Spaces” (Solo) San Jose State University, San Jose, Ca

  • 2018 “Natural Admiration” (Group) Social Policy Cafe, San Jose, Ca

  • 2018 - “Passage” (Solo) NextSpace, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2018 - “Look at me / Dont look at me” Herbert Sanders Gallery, San Jose State University

  • 2018 - "These Mundane Pleasures" (Group) The Art Cave, Santa Cruz, CA

  • 2018 - “Passage” (Solo) NextSpace, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2018 - “See, Be Seen” (Group) Museum of Art and History MAH, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2017- “Art/Now/Next”  (Group) Santa Cruz Art League Gallery, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2017- “First Friday” (Solo) Concrete Rose Salon, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2017 “First Friday” (Solo) Parish Publick House, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2017 “Milky Way Romance” (Solo) Vertigo Coffee Roasting, San Juan Bautista, Ca

  • 2017 “All Hands On Deck” (Group) Radius Gallery, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2017 “Cabrillo Artists Show” (Group) MIchelangelo Gallery, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2017 “Cabrillo Student Show” (Group) Cabrillo College, Aptos, Ca

  • 2017 “Ambient Truths” (Group) Social Policy Cafe, San Jose, Ca

  • 2016 “All Hands On Deck” (Group) Radius Gallery, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • 2016 “Tooth and Nail” (Solo)Santa Cruz Rehearsal Studios, Santa Cruz, Ca

Illustration / Graphic Design Work

  • (2019) Sante Adairius Rustic Ales Beer Label Design “Beauty Sleep”), Santa Cruz, Ca

  • (2018) Crooked Arrow Apothecary Logo Design, Moss Landing, Ca

  • (2018-present) Effigy Brewing, Beer Label Designs, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • (2014-present) Vertigo Coffee Company (Tightrope Logo Design, Coffee Bag Design, Tshirt Illustration, Cup Sleeve Design) San Juan Bautista, Ca

  • (2017) Electric Objects Tarot Card Illustrations

  • (2015) Cover illustration for Gendered Violence  Zine, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • (2015) Cover Illustration for Good Times  Publication, Santa Cruz, Ca

  • (2017) Social Policy Cafe “Ambient Truths” Show Poster Design, San Jose, Ca

  • (2017) Scientific Illustration for Scholarly Publication “Metal Organic Frameworks with immobilized Nanoparticles; Synthesis and applications in photocatalytic hydrogen generation and energy storage” University California Santa Cruz UCSC


Associates of the Arts Degree with a focus on Studio Art

Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA (2017)

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Pictorial Art

San Jose State University, San Jose, CA (2019)


Katherine Brie Romero Memorial Arts Scholarship - 2019
Randall Sadler Scholarship - 2019
Robert Griffith Scholarship - 2019
The Frances Marie Morrow Art Endowed Scholarship - 2014
Ed Rickets Artist Award - 2003