2015 Fall Colors Open Studios Art Tour

open-studios-logo-2012The Center for the Arts presents
Fall Colors Open Studios Art Tour of Nevada County
October 10-11, and 17-18, 10:AM to 5:00PM
Open House Preview Event: Thursday, October 8, 6:00 to 9:00PM
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Click HERE to download a
printable tour guide.
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Print version available at:
The Center for the Arts, Artworks Gallery, ASiF Studios, Briar Patch Co-op, GV & NC Chambers, The Alexander Gallery, SummerThymes, The Artist Workshop


Meet the artists, view their work, plan your tour, buy art, preview upcoming shows, youth workshops, and support The Center for the Arts and our community . The Center is located at 314 West Main Street in downtown Grass Valley.

Visit 70+ local artists in 46 studios this October and see where art is made, displayed, and appreciated in Nevada County. The tour features painters, printmakers, photographers, ceramicists, illustrators, jewelers, designers, woodworkers and more. You will have the opportunity to meet the artists, view new work, and buy original art in a wide range of media & styles. See their workspace, watch live demonstrations, observe works in progress and learn about an art process from concept to completion.  Beyond an art sale, Open Studios is a chance to experience first-hand how, where and why art is created.

Start your tour at The Center for the Arts preview exhibit October 8-18 artist reception Thursday, October 8, 6 – 9PM. The Open House is free and open to all ages. Meet the artists, view their work, plan your tour, buy art, preview upcoming shows, youth workshops, and support The Center for the Arts and our community.

NEW THIS YEAR! – Prizes for the most studios visited!

Have the artist at each studio you visit mark off their listing in the guide.
Visit 5 or more studios: entered to win a $25 gift certificate for a Center for the Arts show.
Visit 10 or more studios: entered to win a $50 gift certificate for a Center for the Arts show.
The person who visits the most studios will win a grand prize.
To be eligible for all prizes, bring your marked Open Studios guide back to the Center during business hours: Monday-Saturday, Noon-5:00pm, by Oct. 31.


Start your tour at The Center for the Arts
Artist Reception is Thursday, October 8, 6:00 to 9:00PM
Preview Exhibit October 2 – 18


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Carin Brooks
1
www.carinsartstudio.com
Dori Greenbaum
1
www.dorigreenbaum.com
Karel Hendee
1
www.karelhendee.com
Jonathan Lyerly
1
www.jonathanlyerlyphotography.com
Rosemary Stokes
1
Katie Wolff
1
www.katiewolffstudio.com
Jay Gordin
1
www.jaybearknives.com
Martha  Jones
1
www.greenmosaics.com
Chantelle Goldthwaite
2
www.facebook.com/wondrousobjectstudio
Donald Russel
3
www.naturesart2000.con
Sandy Brown
4
Dugan Essick
5
www.essickwoodworks.com
Roger Lewis
6
www.antarcticphotography.net
Mindy Oberne
6
www.bagglady.com
Caroline Courtright
7
www.chiclotzpottery.com
Chic Lotz
8
www.chiclotzpottery.com
Dale Pendell
9
www.dalependell.com
Glenn  Husted
10
www.stonesoupstudio.org
Jackie Peake
11
www.jackiepeake.com
Jody  Ahlquist-Mough
12
www.jodyahlquistmough.com
Lori Humphrey
12
www.NestingAtHome.com
Michael Larson
13
www.Artsaria.com
Kathryn Wronski
13
www.kwronski.com
Thomas Haddy
13
Suzanne Himmler
13
www.riverwomandesign.com
Virginia Ray
14
www.virginiaray.net
Carolyn Bloom
15
www.carolynbloom.com
Quantum Kreilkamp
16
www.google.com/+QuantumKreilkamp
151 Union Square Michelle
17
www.151unionsquare.com
Artworks Gallery
18
www.artworksgalleryco-op.com
Spencer McClay
19
www.spencermcclay.com
Ed Hensley
20
www.edhensley.com
Mim Meakin
21
Linda Galusha
22
www.galusha.com
Kerstin Ronsiek
22
www.ronsiek.com
David Wong
23
www.photographybydavidwong.com
Jerianne Van Dijk
24
www.jerianneillustration.com
Tim Wilson
25
Denise Wey
26
www.denisewey.com
Neighborhood Center of the Arts
26
www.neighborhoodcenterofthearts.com
Jill Mahanna
26
www.jillmahanna.com
ASiF Studios
26
www.asifstudios.com
Evans Taryn
27
Donna  Levreault
27
Eileen  Blodgett
27
www.eileenblodgett.com
Sharon Griffiths
27
Barbara Harris
27
Betsy Hufnagel
27
Susan Michalski
27
Jennifer Rain-Crosby
27
www.jenniferrain.com
Ron Kenedi
28
www.ronkenediart.com
John Bridge
29
Katy Hight
29
Delo  Rio
30
David McKay
31
www.davidmckayphotography.com
Yvonne Dockter
32
Antje Dormeyer
32
Thomas E. Devine
33
Jane Theobald
34
www.no-good-reason.com
Brook Caballero
35
www.brookcaballero.com
Alexander Gallery Francesca Alexander
36
www.thealexandergallery.net
LeeAnn Brook
37
www.leeannbrookfineart.com
Paul Dessau
38
www.pauldessaufineart.com
DANK: Roseanne Burke, Sheila Cameron, Cynthia Levesque, Joe Meade, Celine Negrete
39
facebook.com/dankmovement
Liz Collins
41
www.lizcollinsart.com
Sky Mowen
42
www.mowensolinskygallery.com
Susan Lobb-Porter
43
www.slporter.com
Betsy  Lombard
43
www.betsylombard.com
Mark Wilcox
43
www.markwilcoxart.com
Louise Preston
44
www.louisepreston.com
David Wellner
44
 www.wellnerworks.com
Martin Haechler-Arkenstone
45
www.martinarkenstone.com
Phil Brown
46
mowensolinskygallery.com

See Art being made!

Many of the participating artists are working in their studios during the tour so you can see first hand their art-making process. Here is a sample of what some of the NEVADA CITY artists have lined up for the event:
Nevada City Area Artists Live Demos + More
31 – DAVID MCKAY – various photographic processes
32 – YVON DOCKTER – sculpting or wheel throwing
38 – PAUL DESSAU – hands-on collage project
40 – SUSAN LOBB PORTER – various painting techniques
45 – MARTIN ARKENSTONE – stone carving

Grass Valley Area Artists Live Demos + More
1 – JAY GORDIN – knifemaking shop tours
1 – CARIN BROOKS – gourd carving
1 – KAREL HENDEE – silk painting
1 – ROSEMARY STOKES – jewelry making
1 – DORI GREENBAUM – watercolors
8 – CHIC LOTZ – pottery throwing on wheel
12 – JODY AHLQUIST-MOUGH – linoleum block printing
12 – LORI HUMPHREY – mosaics
13 – KATHRYN WRONSKI – oil painting
20 – ED HENSLEY – portrait & product
24 – JERIANNE VAN DIJK – watercolor
25 – TIM WILSON – rustic metal jewelry making
27 – DONNA LEVREAULT – encaustic wax process
27 – DENISE WEY – acrylic painting

More to do!

Encounter Nature – Fall Colors Trek at Hirschman’s Pond
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 11 & 18
10AM free | great for all ages
Join Bear Yuba Land Trust on this beginner level walk – just .8 miles round trip to the Hirschman Pond – a remnant from gold mining history. Or do the whole 5-mile lasso-shaped loop. Meet at the trailhead, 115 Cement Hill Rd, Nevada City.
More info: bylt.org

Out on the Town – Nevada City Farmers Market
SATURDAYS THRU NOV. 21 8:30am – 1pm
Robinson Plaza & U nion St Downtown Nevada City A communtiy g athering! Incredible local seasonal produce, great food and drinks, live music, and mor e.
More info: ncfarmersmarket.org

Make Some Art – The Artist Workshop
TUESDAYS – SATURDAYS 11am – 7pm
SUNDAYS 11am – 4pm
120 Mill St Downtown Grass Valley
The Artist Workshop is a walking studio that has creative fun for everyone. Stop by one of the days of t he s tudio tour and receive 10% of f walk-in options.
More info: 530-272-1937 the-artist-workshop.com

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For a special rate at the Gold Miner’s Inn in Grass Valley call 530 477 1700 for a reservation using The Center for the Arts rate code IPTE4.


Presented with support from
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Comments

  1. Wow, yet another amazing year of celebrating the arts, thanks guys for organizing such an awesome tour. I’m honored to have my photos in the program to help show how colorful Nevada County is in the fall! Thanks, Erin/Outside Inn

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