Big red guy sparks media rukus

[By Murray Dewhurst in Auckland]   The big jovial red guy caused a huge hooha in New Zealand this year leaving Kiwis feeling pretty jaded. First there was a funding drama over the enormous Santa that appears on the Farmers building every year. The department store announced they could no longer afford him and this sent our […]

Santa is in town!

By Lydia Velarde, San Diego While waiting for a store to open, I got to watch Santa from the second floor, using my “backup” sketchbook.