6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
1050 / 1060 RIVER STREET
MAY FIRST FRIDAY
Find diversity in ART at the Tannery Arts Center. The Tannery Arts Center is dedicated to providing an affordable, accessible and sustainable home for Santa Cruz County artists and arts, cultural, education and heritage organizations so that all offerings on this historically significant campus may be enjoyed by residents, visitors and the general public. Located at the intersection of Highways 1 & 9. Accessible by the San Lorenzo Bike Path. FREE and open to the public!
Gallery 125 at the Tannery is showing the work of 7 diverse and intriguing artists:
Andrew Purchin, mixed media paintings: motion, figure and landscape intertwine
Beth Shields, evocative abstract oil paintings
Chela Zabin, marine creatures & florals in rich saturated watercolor
Fanne Fernow, 2 & 3 dimensional pieces painted with encaustic paint. Bright color. Dots!
Jean Sheckler Beebe, bold painting, collage and mixed media assemblage
Joan Hellenthal, painterly colorful landscapes & still life in pastel or oil
Lynne Todaro, sculpture, mixed media art and silversmithing
Chris Miroyan, Original paintings of folk inspired narratives
FLORA + FAUNA (studio #127, within Radius Gallery) — curently showcasing the work of eight local designers and artists. everythingflorafauna
Featured Artist — Stacy Frank, with her beautiful BUDS and STRIPES monoprints.
Caroline Webster with to-die-for pillows, clutches, and other accessories.
Rachel Riot with her elegant clothing line, and infamous braided scarves.
Sarah Borgeson with her gorgeouse SALT and Wild Iris jewelry on display.
Johanna Atkinson with her mixed media (map bits with the added embellishment of screen prints and richness of bees wax).
Noelle Correia will have her sweet watercolors on display.
Ann Hazels with her ceramic cups and small plates.
Cindy Clark of Sky Millinery, with her luxurious hats.
LISTING ARTISTS THROUGHOUT THE CAMPUS:
Carol Eddy (120) — Ceramic basket/vessels and wall sculptures. www.caroleddy.com
CHILDREN”S ART EXHIBIT
Watershed Art Studio (#116) — Print & Paint: Mother’s Day Card Making Workshop (6-8pm). Create beautiful cards using a delightful orange oil transfer method. This is a family friendly, fun activity. Kids 5yrs and up welcome with their families.
CATAMARAN Literary Reader (#118) — Every First Friday Catamaran brings an author from the pages of Catamaran to meet the public and talk about their book.
Singular Point Press and Katie Scott Photography (#128) — Showcasing a collection of Katie’s Shelter Dog Photography Project where she photographs dogs that have been adopted from shelters and rescues. Singular Point Press creates wall prints and cards of Katie’s photography and a portion of each sale goes to the community programs that help the neediest animals in our community and beyond.