Thank you to everyone who participated in Tuolumne County Art Week. We look forward to doing it again next April!
Introducing Tuolumne County Art Week, an inaugural celebration of artists of all kinds and the creativity that is deeply rooted in Tuolumne County. Throughout the week of April 10th-18th, look for specials, deals, activities, and more from local artists, art shops, galleries.
Tuolumne County artists of all mediums, art shops, and galleries are welcome to participate in Tuolumne County Art Week. To sign up click here.
ARTS Training For Everyone
Presented by Tuolumne County Arts
At HOPEonline you will find creative projects and guided instruction in drawing, painting, design, sculpture, and multimedia. Whether you are a teacher, a parent, or part of a charter, you are welcome to download these materials.
Below is a list of participating artists, galleries, shops and their offerings and activities during Tuolumne County Art Week. The list is growing so check back often.
Aloft Art Gallery
105 S Washington St, Sonora
Offering: Spring Cleaning Art Sale
Brush & Cork
226 W Jackson St, Sonora
Offering: On April 16th from 5-8pm there will be a fine art sale from owner Judy Grossman's personal works. And, on April 17 and 18th there will be huge studio art sale!
Columbia Booksellers & Variety Store
22725 Main Street., Columbia
Jamestown 2nd Saturday Outdoor Marketplace
Main Street in Jamestown
April 10th from 10am-4pm
We are supplying chalk and inviting everyone to participate in decorating the sidewalks with chalk through downtown Jamestown during our Outdoor Marketplace.
Mother Lode Community Radio KAAD-LP 103.5 FM, Sonora
Live performance with local musicians Bobby Cole, Chris Stevenson and Peggy Reza.
Friday, April 16, from 1 to 4
The Chicken Hominy Radio Hour - Rare, vintage recordings of Columbia street performers from as far back as 1939 to the present day, including a live performance with local musicians Bobby Cole, Chris Stevenson and Peggy Reza. Friday, April 16, from 1 to 4 pm on KAAD-LP 103.5 FM, Sonora and streaming at http://kaad-lp.org.
Plus, “The Arts Mean Business” podcasts will be aired throughout Art Week. Tune in to hear TCA Executive Director Laurie Livingston interview five local artists. Visit the KAAD website for the schedule.
Tuolumne County Arts
Courthouse Park, Downtown Sonora
Saturdays, April 10 & 17
Kick Off of “CHAIRS, CHAIRS, CHAIRS – For the Arts - Everyone has a Seat” Summer Fundraiser. TCA calls to artists to pick up a chair and begin to transform it into a work of art. Artists will be painting, embellishing and recreating chairs for two Saturdays during ART week, April 10th and April 17th in Courthouse Square and CHAIRS will be available for you to pickup! There will be an auction in late summer, and the highest bidder will have a chair to keep forever or display at their business as supporters of the ARTS. Visit the website for more information.
Also, there will be a sidewalk sale, happening in front of Tuolumne County Arts' new gallery space across the street from Courthouse Park at 21 N. Washington Street.
WATCH Resources Inc.
12801 Cabezut Road, Sonora, CA 95370
Offering: Hosting an open gallery as well as promotions online and in person at Tuolumne County Arts at 12 N Washington St in Sonora on Saturday April 17th from 10am-4pm.
189 S. Washington St. Sonora
Offering: In store display and features, Meet the Maker/ Artist Pop-ins on Saturday 4/17 during store hours.