Monthly Archives: July 2017

Ukiah First Friday Art Walk – July 7th 2017

Please pick up a raffle entry at any of these locations to be entered to win a gift basket from a participating merchant.

GALLERIES:

Art Center Ukiah

will feature the Rag Tag Quilters Present “Self Portraits” – Sixteen members of the Rag Tag Quilters will display fabric art quilts as their own “Self Portraits”

201 S State Street

Bona Marketplace

Willow LaLand Yielding a local painter and Alexis Leigh Greenberg, Alexis is a Healdsburg photographer

116 W Standley Street

Canova Records

Juan Alvarez a local ceramic artist will show his Echy Ceramics, by hand building each piece they become their own form, a new creation, one of a kind. Drawing energy from the medium, using water, volume and gravity, birthing three dimensional art piece that becomes a beauty to the eye of the beholder.

252 N State Street

Corner Gallery

is featuring the fine woodwork by Jon Wolfard. He spent 20 years in the Lost Cost area of Humboldt County harvesting storm downed native hardwoods which he milled into lumber to supply my wood working. He occasionally works with tropicals but prefer the natives harvested which include Madrone, Tan Oak, Canyon Oak, Chinquapin and Walnut.

Also featuring found object creations made Amanda Joy Shaw.

201 S State Street

Enoteca

will be featuring Textiles from the Folks a private collection gathered from many parts of the world.

The Enoteca Wine Bar is located at 106 West Church Street.

Grace Hudson Museum

will have a special preview showing of “California’s Wild Edge: The Coast in Prints, Poetry, and History,” a new traveling exhibition that will be on display from July 8 to October 8, 2017. “California’s Wild Edge” features artist Tom Killion’s Japanese-style woodcut prints, which vividly portray the coast’s ever-changing moods and diverse formations. The Museum will be open on First Friday from 5 to 8 p.m.

The attached artwork is called “Monterey Bay from Santa Cruz Pogonip” by Tom Killion, copyright 2015 by Tom Killion.

431 S Main Street

Gratitude Hair Designs

This will be the art walk debut for Vicki Pomilia the owner/operator of the single chair salon just a short block away from School street. Vicki has been providing a variety of hair services, waxing and energy work to clients over 15 years. She will be featuring two artists and Lori Holaday will be on hand to offer Reiki Chakra Clearing, call 7072343267 for scheduling details. Stephanie is an amazing Mendocino artist. Her love for drawing and painting blossomed in the 5th grade when her art teacher complimented her art work which has lead to materials for her to explore different mediums and the time given by her teacher. The feeling that gave her inside has carried on, and helped her to understand how important it is to support children on their path of creativity. Making art for her now is a channel to meditation and self-exploration. She has a deep connection to wildlife, and enjoys expressing that on to canvas. Come and see for yourself the detail and intention she puts into her art work. Vicki will also feature guest artist, Born in Colombia and raised in a Chinese household, this work represents an amalgam of both Asian and Latin American cultures which shaped the emotions and thoughts of a creature named Erick Chiang.

309 W Perkins Street

 

Paradigm

will be showcasing the paintings of Coral Lani and her handmade leather works, clothing and crafts. Please join us for snacks in the beautiful backyard of Paradigm.

312 N School Street

TAPS – The Art & Performance Studio

Stop by and see the wonderful creations this group has on display.

203 S State Street

Ukiah Massage and Ukiah Valley Networking Agency

is happy to host Mason a student artist with his first show.

304 N State Street

Toppers Salon

Come and see our art work by Gini Hoover and meet our talented stylists.

301  N School Street

Ukiah Public Library

On Friday, July 7th from 5 pm to 7:30 pm, Mendocino County Library, Ukiah Branch is hosting July’s First Friday Art Walk.

Join us for our display, “Quilts with a Massage.” The art quilts are presented by Mendocino Quilt Artists and Rag Tag Quilters. In theme with the lovely quilt display, we will also have quilt coloring pages for family coloring.

There will be live music by pianist, Kim Thomas, delicious nibbles from Marino’s Pizza and a book sale by the Ukiah Valley Friends of the Library.

This event is sponsored by the Ukiah Valley Friends of the Library, is free of charge and open to all.

105 North Main Street

W Real Estate

Join the agents at W Real Estate will have special guest Justin Bowers. Artist and Photographer Justin Bowers is a Northern California native, who grew up in Ukiah and currently calls Santa Cruz his home.

101 N State Street W Real Estate

Other galleries

Alchemy Tea House, 328 N State Street

Canova Records, 246 N State Street

Craftsman Distillers. 108 W Clay Street

Craftsman Estate Jewelry and Pawn, 306  N State Street

Mendocino Barkery, 102 West Church

Namaste Café, 227 N State Street

The 304, 304 N State St.

The Parlour, 211 South State Street