|Arts Scene published Saturday, September 8, 2012|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|September 08, 2012 08:22 am|
Monday, Sept. 10
•The Curry/Del Norte Orchestra will begin weekly rehearsals from 7 to 9 p.m. at Smith River United Methodist Church, 121 Beckstead Ave., in preparation for its fall concert series. Musicians interested in participating in the orchestra are encouraged to call director Gary DeRoest at 541-247-7210.
•“Creative Mondays” take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. Attendees may come for only part of the day if wished; a 3 p.m. critique is encouraged. This is not limited to painters, but for any artwork a person wants to work on. For more information, call 707-464-9133.
Thursday, Sept. 13
•Pelican Bay Arts Association will meet at the Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. The meeting begins at 11 a.m. followed by a potluck. This month, instead of a demonstration, there will be a “meet and greet” for anyone interested in learning more about the art center. People are welcome to ask questions and gain information.
Friday, Sept. 14
•Brookings Harbor Community Theater presents “Bed, Breakfast and Broadway!” at 7:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. Performances will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, as well as the following weekend. Tickets are $8 for general admission and $5 for students, and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and New Wave Video in Harbor. For more information, call 541-469-4700 or 541-661-2473.
Saturday, Sept. 15
•Pelican Bay Arts Association presents “Recycled Treasures,” a fundraiser for its scholarship fund, from 5 to 9 p.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery. Admission is $5 at the door which includes finger foods, wine and an auction beginning at 6. The public is invited to preview auction items during today’s (Sept. 8) Second Saturday Art Walk.
•The Gold Beach Quilters Guild will have its 28th annual quilt show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Docia Sweet Hall at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave. The show will continue from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16. Daily admission is $3. Lunch can be purchased both days.
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•A Wild Bird and Backyard General Store, 1109 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Tod Steele, acrylics. For information, call 541-412-9453.
•Art Walk Alley Antiques, 519 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Tony Farcello, stained glass. For information, call 541-469-4466.
•Brian Scott Gallery, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings: The featured art is “Sea Stacks at Sunset,” an oil painting by Shawnie Wells. Also on display are the works of Pete Chasar, Lorraine Filippone, Kathleen Kresa, Christina Olsen, Horst Wolf, Elio Camacho, Randall Tillery, Dale Wells, Donna Goss, Manuel Lopez, Nancy Tuttle, Jewell Johnson, Jane Opiat, Dan Sawyer and Craig Barnes. For information, call 541-412-8687.
•Brookings City Hall, 898 Elk Drive, Brookings: Photography by Dennis Knauert.
•Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings: Various artists. For information, call 541-469-6822.
•Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings: Gallery – “Cherish the Chetco,” sponsored by the U.S. Forest Service and the South Coast Watershed Council; showcase – “Art by Alex,” custom handmade cards. For information, call 541-469-7738.
•Chetco Pharmacy and Gifts, 890 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Spencer Reynolds displays his eclectic surf art. For more information, call 541-469-2616.
•Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City: Annual juried art show. For information, call 707-464-9133.
•Democrats of Curry County headquarters, 619 Chetco Ave., Brookings: 70 small, framed reproduction of posters created in the 1930s and ’40s for the Works Progress Administration (WPA) Federal Art Project. For information, call 541-412-DEMS (3367).
•Del Norte County Courthouse, 450 H St., Crescent City: “Impressions II,” photography by Larry Depee of Gasquet. For information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336.
•Del Norte County Library, 190 Price Mall, Crescent City: Paintings by Nancy Chernak and Muriel Northrip. For information, call 707-464-9793.
•Dottie’s Corner, 703 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Joyce Costille, handmade fairies with clothing made from vintage material.
•Dr. William McDougall’s office, 648 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Digital art and photography of Bob Pope.
•Evermore Gallery, 330 H St., Crescent City: The works of 20 local artists and crafters. For information, call 707-465-6000.
•Feather Your Nest, 703 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Marge Norvelle, beaded jewelry designer. For information, call 541-469-4300.
•Hawthorne Gallery, 518 Jefferson St., Port Orford: Danny White, glass sculptures. For information, call 541-366-2266.
•Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings: Nancy Moore, watercolors. The gallery theme is “Dream Memories.” Classroom panels include the works of Don Christiano, Heike Domel, Mudslingers pottery group, Ralph Wolfe, Christina Olsen and Richard Leathers. For information, call 541-469-1807.
•Salon Dolce, 509 Chetco Ave., Brookings: The classic black and white photography of David Twining, who was trained in the Ansel Adams Zone System of exposure. For information, call 541-661-3825.
•Signatures Gallery and JTo Prints, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings: The featured art is “Portrait of Jeannie,” a colored pencil and acrylic portrait by Kevin Roeckl. Also on display are the works of Drew Struzan, limited editions; Karon Walstad, sculpture; Thomas Sheets (assemblage), Duncan Regehr (mixed media), Sandy Bonney, pastels; Jan Kunz, watercolor; and Albert Handell, pastels. For information, call 541-469-1085 .
•The Gallery of Arts and Culture, 175 H St., Crescent City: Student Art Show displayed through May 25. The show will feature art in various media from students in preschool through high school. For information, call 707-464-4745.
•Wright’s Custom Frame Shop, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Featured are the works of Barbara Edmiston, watercolor, in the large gallery and Audi Stanton, collages, in the small gallery. Also on display are the works of Warren Dowler, Vi Burton, Steve Tadin, Mike Tompkins, Gary Vickerman, Gwen Childs, Len Burton, Dale Wells, Sara Broderick, Sharon Guinn, Gordon Marsters, Wayne Bricco and Jane Opiat. For information, call 541-469-7900.
•Singing telegrams by Georgia Blank are being offered to lift spirits at no charge. The telegrams include old hymns. To schedule a singing telegram, call 541-469-5625.