Drum and Percussion Circles
Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness presents Drumming and Percussion Workshops with teaching artist Mombo Hernandez. Workshops will be held July 24 and August 28, time and location to be announced. All workshops are free-of-charge to veterans, active military and their family members. Family members can participate whether or not the veteran does. For information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336 or email email@example.com.
Guitar Lessons for Veterans and their Families
Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness presents Guitar Workshops with teaching artist Dale Morgan. Classes take place Tuesdays from June 29 - August 17. Beginning class is held from 4 - 5 p.m., and Intermediate/advanced class is held from 6 - 7:30 p.m. All workshops are free-of-charge to veterans, active military and their family members. Family members can participate whether or not the veteran does. Pre-registration is required. For information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oil Painting for Veterans and their Families
Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness presents Oil Painting Workshops with teaching artist Jonathan Gaetke. Classes take place Mondays from June 28 - August 9, from 6 - 8 p.m. All workshops are free-of-charge to veterans, active military and their family members. Family members can participate whether or not the veteran does. Completing one of the workshops makes artists eligible to display their work in the Art by Veterans exhibit in August at the Del Norte County Courthouse. Pre-registration is required. For information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336 or email email@example.com.
Veterans Art Show - call for artists
Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness’ 4th annual Veterans Art Exhibit will be held from August 19 - October 7, in the Del Norte County Court House at 450 H St. in Crescent City. Interested artists who are veterans or family members of veterans, should email pictures of their artwork to firstname.lastname@example.org. One piece of art will be chosen per artist. Submissions must be able to hang safely on the wall and already be wired for hanging. Artwork will be screened for inclusion in the exhibit. For information, call 707-464-1336.
Brian Scott Gallery
Brian Scott Gallery, located at 515 Chetco Ave. in Brookings, features two artists in July: Sydney Clinton with photographs of flowers and landscapes, and weaver Jane Opiat who hand-weaves ponchos, purses and scarves. You can meet the artists during the Second Saturday Art Walk, July 10, from 3 - 5 p.m. The gallery also features 30 other artists throughout their ocean view patio and three floors of art. The gallery’s summer hours are Tuesday - Thursday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., and Friday - Saturday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. For information call 541-412-8687.
Children’s Art Classes
Manley Art Center and Gallery at 433 Oak St. in Brookings, is offering summer mixed media art classes for children ages 8-12. Classes will be held July 12, 19, and 26, from 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Cost is $35 for non-members, and PBAA members receive 10% off. To register, email Sharon at email@example.com. For information, email class instructor Chaney Delaire at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fun Summer activities are easy with the book “Colorful Critters of Del Norte County.” Perfect for your summer visitors, the book is made for meditative coloring for adults, and fun for children, with hand drawn illustrations by local artist Rosemary Garcia. Highlighting the “wild side” of Del Norte County with local animals, the book includes captions in English, Tolowa, and Yurok, and at the end of the book interesting facts about the featured animals are included. A limited supply of “Colorful Critters of Del Norte County” is available at Del Norte Office Suplly in Crescent City, Requa Inn at 451 Requa Road, Klamath, and at Wright’s Custom Framing in Brookings. For information, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or email@example.com.
Fog and Fine Art Gallery
Located in Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supply, 810 Chetco Ave. Brookings, the gallery features 36 local artists in a variety of mediums and a classroom to inspire new and seasoned artists with workshops. Featured Artists are students of SWOCC and the gallery Featured Artist is Michael Dwailabee. Stop by and enjoy all that’s new in the Gallery, open from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturday. For information on class offerings, painting demonstrations, and artists call 541-469-7900 or visit them on Facebook @WrightsCustomFraming.
Manley Art Center and Gallery
Manley Art Center and Gallery is located at 433 Oak St. in Brookings. Ceramicist and mixed media artist Linda Ross and painter Horst Wolf are Featured Artists for July at the Manley Art Center. Ross has focused her inspiration on her subject matter’s customs, faces and dress. Wolf has dabbled in surrealism, abstracts and non-representational painting, while at present he is focusing on cartoons with “poetry.” Their complementary show runs from July 4 - July 31, with a 2nd Saturday Art Walk on July 10 from 3 - 5 p.m. For information, call 541-469-1807 or visit www.manleyartcenter.com. Gallery hours are Thursday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
For community arts calendar listings, please visit www.dnaca.net. For inclusion in Arts Scene listings, items should be sent to the Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday of each week.