Patti Redding in her home studio with a dog owned by her late daughter, Juliana. Redding’s daughter was 21 when she was murdered in Santa Monica, Calif., in 2008. A woman charged with the crime was later acquitted. Redding has used art to help her deal with her pain.
This is why Winterhaven is awesome. Check out the holiday light and water music performance to Wizards in Winter by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. You can see this in person on the corner of Farr Street and Treat Circle during the 65th annual Winterhaven Festival of Lights, which runs Dec. 13-27.