San Pedro hair and make up artist Perri Ross Veganes shares her warm memories of growing up on Catalina Island with fun adventures such as surfing the backside of the island, abalone diving with her dad, and riding the Catalina Steamship in winter.
August 6, 2020
Stories of L.A. Harbor Area: For Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow(SOLAHA)
Vol. II, No. 20 – Perri (Ross) Veganes native of Catalina Island shares with delight “the best childhood” including fun adventures such as surfing the backside of the island, abalone diving with her dad, and riding the “big white steamer” Catalina Steamship.
With strong family roots in San Pedro, she grew up on Santa Catalina Island exploring the terrain and the ocean. Her (Matesich) family history goes way back with her grandfather part owner of the Alaska Inn, next door Back Bay Hotel and Hotel Del Rio, of San Pedro’s infamous Beacon Street.
Perri resides by Cabrillo Beach where she enjoys views of the Pacific. She’s widow of the late beloved criminal lawyer Theodore “Ted” Veganes; and professional make up artist should you need make up for events or beauty tips!