current 
events for 
March 12th
FRAA - Florence Regional Arts Alliance

120 Maple Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-997-4435 or 541-999-0859

fraaoregon.org 

facebook.com/FlorenceRegionalArtsAlliance

 

 

Old Town Coffee Roasters

125 1/2 Nopal Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-997-1786

 

  • Artist of the Month, John Leasure. Open 8am to 6pm everyday if you are not able to see his work during the tour.

 

The River Gallery

1335 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-902-2505

therivergallery.org

 

  • Join us for Champagne & Chocolate! 

  • The River Gallery is featuring an exquisite collection by over 20 Northwest artists. Some examples include:

    • Wood turned bowls and vases by Vern Oremus

    • Hand blown Oregon glass floats by Bob Meyer

    • Jewelry by Claudia Brown

    • Pit-fired ceramics by Michael Schwartz

    • Hi-fired and horse hair ceramics by Greg Kennedy

    • Wide selection of hand blown Oregon Glass Floats

 

Backstreet Gallery

1421 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-997-8980

backstreetgallery.org

facebook.com/BackstreetGallery

 

  • Claudia Ignatieff and Garry Edson Featured in March!  Garry Edson’s collection of one-of-a-kind glass etchings includes both decorative and utilitarian pieces. Claudia Ignatieff uses aqua oils to create her paintings, with animals being her favorite subject. Learn More HERE.

 

Kenneth B Gallery

1458 1st Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-999-5875

kennethbgallery.com

facebook.com/KennethBGallery

 

  • Featuring monoprint demonstrations from 3-6pm. 

  • Featured art show includes the works of JoAnn Chartier, Stu Henderson and resident artists: Tamarah Phillips, Gigi Lassan, Amanda McCrea and SK Lindsey.

  • To see the workshop offerings visit HERE.

 
The Hideway Gallery

1224 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-999-7468 

 

  • Special showing of Art by Trudy the Dog. Tru (Trudy) is a four year old Heeler/Boarder Collie Mix. Tru started painting in September 2015. She began her studies in watercolor and has since moved on to use acrylic paints. Come check her out!

  • The Gallery features a family of artists.  Open later on 2nd Saturday Gallery Tour days for your enjoyment. 

 
Old Town Barbershop

1341 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-590-3660

facebook.com/oldtownbarbershopflorence

 

  • There is a fresh vibe over at the Old Town Barbershop! So refresh and enjoy some maritime and map art!

 
Alissa Clark Clayworks

180 Laurel Street

503.957.5222

AlissaClarkClayworks.etsy.com

facebook.com/alissaclarkclayworks

 

  • See what the BUZZZZ is about! Check out some ceramic inspirations for art and everyday use!  If you are interested, workshops are now on the calendar.  Ask more details!

 
Silver Lining Boutique

2217 Highway 101, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-997-2440

silverliningboutique.com

facebook.com/Silver-Lining-Boutique-282452825198544

 

  • The Gallery Above The Silver Lining Boutique is featuring the maestro of recycled metal montages, Giuliano Marchetti. We are exceedingly proud to be honored by his detailed and fascinating cornucopia of metal-topia images. He is one of the most unique and popular artists, and additionally shows at the New Zone Gallery in Eugene. He and his stupendous creativity are back by popular request. The champagne and hor deorve reception will be held during the Second Saturday Gallery Tour. This show should be see by all!

 

Siuslaw Public Library

1460 9th Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-997-3132

siuslawlibrary.info

facebook.com/Siuslaw-Public-Library-42354854110

 

  • Lobby Display - Hand built ceramics and striking 2D images produced by the arts students of Siuslaw High School! From Tiki Gods to beautiful abstract designs, this is your chance to celebrate the creativity and talent of local students.

  • East Gallery - Richard La Fond, photographer to the Steve Allen show in the 1960’s, is displaying a collection of candid celebrity portraits.

  • Bruebaker Wall - Discover Mark Brennan’s photographs of “Bridge, Boats, Birds”

  • Display Cases within Library shares - Pete Schoenigh’s Model Tractor Collection

  • The Great Room displays Japanese Fighting Kites from David and Susan Gomberg

 

Florence Event Center

715 Quince Street, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-997-1994

eventcenter.org

facebook.com/FlorenceEventCenter

 

  • Original 2-D, 3-D and assorted art works from Siuslaw High School students will be on display during the Fresh Impressions Youth Art Awards Show through the month of March at the FEC. This awards show is sponsored by the Friends of the Florence Event Center Gallery Committee, and will be on display from March 1 through April 5, 2016. 

  • Reception for this event is on Tuesday, March 8th from 5-7pm. More Info HERE.

 

BeauxArts Fine Art Materials & Gallery

2285 Highway 101 Suite H, Florence, Oregon 97439

541-991-8213

beauxartsfineart.com

facebook.com/BeauxArtsFineArtMaterials

 

  • BeauxArts will be returning from the International Art Materials show in Texas.  They will be able to give a speak peek into new materials & projects.

  • Discover Art Abandonment!  Thanks to Cathy S.!

  • Come see examples of different mediums and artists in our community.