April's ARTwalk flyer and website are updated and available. Plan now for who you want to visit and where you want to taste. The Trolley will be back for April's ARTwalk. We missed you Jeannie! I welcome any comments or suggestions that might improve ARTwalk. If you want to post please feel free.
Beautiful weather, new businesses so much to celebrate. Thanks to all who came out, walked and visited our downtown businesses. With out you - ARTwalk wouldn't happen. The downtown merchants and other businesses thank you.
So, Snowmagedon ate ARTwalk. Our businesses had really prepped for the February Valentine's ARTwalk and it hurt not to be open. Please support these businesses during the balance of February and the March 7 ARTwalk.
Featured for March
Purple Cow Tasting Room at 105 N Main. They will be featuring the photography of Brenda Somes
All People Yoga at 109 Blaine St (the Quonset). Grand Opening and featuring photography by Cindy Rose, dancing after 7:30pm with DJ Jess Deinne
Oregon Reiki Center at 408 E First St. Grand Opening under new owners. Featuring: Massage, specials, and a 20 minute intro to Access Consciousness for $20.
The Featured artists for March are
Brenda Sommes, photograhy at Purple Cow
Makoto Fujimura, international artist's paintings at the Chehalem Cultural Center as well as an exhibit by Studio Art Quilter's Association
Come out, join us. See you at ARTwalk (if not sooner)
Join us for ARTwalk on February 7
This is the perfect time to buy ART, gifts and wine from local artists and merchants for that special valentine's gift your missing.
ARTwalk goal this year
"BUY ART - Support your local artists"
We browse, sip, taste and savor. We look at the art, but often don't buy. So this year make it a goal of yours to purchase at least one piece of art from an ARTwalk artists.
So come out, enjoy, visit and BUY ART
Activities: Please join us n Downtown for Santa, Tree Lighting and bundles of other activities. Help us welcome Critter Cabana back to their downtown home. They are having a huge kickoff party with all kinds special happenings.
The Library will be open with the kids craft sale. The Cultural Center has ornament painting and an new exhibit of "Emerging Northwest" a wonderful exhibit of emerging artists and the Holiday Artisan Market. Art Exhibits, wine tasting music, oh, and a theater open house at the Masonic Lodge. Valley Repertory Theater will be presenting "A Lion in Winter" starting at 7:30. Stop by for Wine, Wassail and Christmas treats before the show.
Art and More: Art Elements is having Marilyn Higginson's paintings and sculpture. Cusick Picture Framing has an amazing pastel artist, Janelle Loewen. Gary Buhler's wonderful paintings, Chriss tTupp watercolors and at the Chehelem Valley Chamber of Commerce, Ron Moist at Longplay, Coffee Cottage has two artists LInda Workman-Morelly with Pit-fired ceramics and Marueen Bennet with Anime. For more check out the rest of the entries in the website.
The Ugly Sweater Contest is back: Start at Velour, then stop at Rendered and Pulp & Circumstance to get your photo taken. Bring 2 non-perishable food items to Rendered to get a glass of Sokol Blosser wine
So excorcized for the the Halloween ARTwalk. It would be great if the adults celebrated in costume.