First Fridays Art Walk Ukiah, CA - October 3rd from 5-8pm

Enjoy one or all of the First Friday venues-- art, music and refreshments

ART WALK: emphasis on ART and WALK. City lots have been made available to Art Walkers from 5-8 pm. (All but the lot next to the Ukiah Brewing Company.)  Ukiah is a very walkable town.


6TH ANNUAL UKIAH VALLEY ARTISTS STUDIO TOUR

Perhaps you have been curious how art is created, just what an artists studio looks like or admired a certain artist’s work and would like to meet the artist. This is your opportunity! For some of the artists on the tour this is the only time during the year to see them and view their artwork. There will also be demonstrations and refreshments.

September 27 to 28, 10am - 5pm.

Maps are available at local galleries.


GALLERIES:

ART CENTER UKIAH

Corner Gallery and Art Center Ukiah celebrate American Craft Week with local crafts and art.

Fiber, wood and jewelry crafts by inland artists Cassie Gibson, Ursula Partch, Stephanie Hoppe, Laura Fogg, John Richards, Pete Passov, Jacquie Lolich, and Rascal Moon jewelry. Opening reception is Oct 3rd 5 pm to 8 pm.

201 S. State Street, Ukiah, 707 462-1400
www.artcenterukiah.org

 

CORNER GALLERY

Featuring Mendocino Inland Ceramic Artists “Influences” – each MICA ceramic artist will show their work along side a photo of the inspiration for the piece.

The Corner Gallery is located at  201 S. State Street, Ukiah, 707 462-1400
www.artcenterukiah.org

 

GRACE HUDSON MUSEUM AND SUN HOUSE

The next First Friday event on October 3rd at the Grace Hudson Museum and Sun House will be the opening reception for "Jan Wax & Chris Bing", our "Mendocino County Celebrates American Craft Week" (Oct 3 to Oct 12) exhibition in the Foyer/Hall exhibit space. This unique ceramics exhibit will run through October 26, 2014.

Known to their collectors as Wax & Bing, this Anderson Valley artist couple creates colorful sculpted porcelain and stoneware pottery. The exotic ceramics will be a perfect match to the "Days of Grace: California Artist Grace Hudson in Hawaii" exhibition which continues through December 28th.

The Grace Hudson Museum is located at 431 South Main, Ukiah, 707 467-2836

www.gracehudsonmuseum.org

 

KIT ELLIOT GALLERY

Serious to Silly is Sharon's style. She started watercolor classes at Mendocino College in 1996 and cannot put her brushes down. Sharon is a member of Mendocino County Art Association and Ukiah Valley Artists Co-op. Her work may be seen at local banks, fairs, UVAC Gallery and special art events.

The Kit Elliot Gallery is located at 210 South State, Ukiah, 707 468-1600

 

T.A.P.S , THE ARTS & PERFORMANCE STUDIO

Come see what’s new!

T.A.P.S. is located at 203 S. State Street, Ukiah.

 

MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY

There is a Harvest Time theme this month, featuring gourd artist Linda Kelly and a display of Heirloom vegetables grown from the seeds from the Seed Library as well as hands-on crafts like printing with vegetables. Live accordion music by Don Willis.

105 N. Main St. Ukiah CA Contact us for more info: 463-4493

 

UKIAH VALLEY ARTIST COOPERATIVE GALLERY

Watercolor artist Mary Waters Monroe loves water and color, hence her theme for the month of October as the Featured Artist for the UVAC is Water and Color, Inspirations from Northern California. She takes her compositions from the landscapes and flora around her, delighting in the changing seasons. Mary, a retired teacher, will have her watercolors on display at the UVAC in the Pear Tree Center for the month of October. The gallery will be open for First Friday, October 3rd 5 to 8pm. The gallery hours are Thurs, Fri and Sat from 11 to 2pm.

The Ukiah Valley Artists Gallery is located at 518 E. Perkins, in the Pear Tree Center.

 

SATURDAY AFTERNOON CLUBHOUSE

The Saturday Afternoon Clubhouse is located at 107 South Oak, Ukiah

 

ARTS COUNCIL OF MENDOCINO COUNTY

309 East Perkins, Ukiah 707 463-2727
www.ArtsMendocino.org

 


Local lodging vendors around Ukiah want to help and have pitched in to offer discounts of 25% and more for visitors of the Art Walk. You can come to town and stay, make it an overnighter!

 

Fairfield Inn & SuitesMarriott Fairfield Inn 25% off for Art Walk
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/stsuk-fairfield-inn-and-suites-ukiah-mendocino-county/

 

 

Travel Lodge UkiahTravel Lodge 25% off for Art Walk
htttp://travellodgeukiah.com

 

Stanford House bed and breakfast 15% off for Art Walk
http://www.sanfordhouse.com/rooms.html