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First Saturday Art Walk
August 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
The Seaside First Saturday Art Walk is free and is all about seeing and selling art in the historic Gilbert District between Holladay and Broadway.
Peddler’s Row, 600 Broadway
Featuring vintage original oils, designer goods, work created by artisans, and collectibles gathered from all over the country! Peddler’s Row is an antique business curated by Avery Loschen and Will Perkins, property owners of the Gilbert Block Building.
SunRose Gallery, 606 Broadway
Featuring Zemula Fleming with her highly collectable, detailed and richly decorative seed bead mosaics and paintings, mostly of women, and small wall shrines.
Also present will be mixed-media upcycle artist Patty Thurlby and pique assiette artist/owner Cathy Tippin with her new china mosaics and jewelry. Light appetizers will be served and music is to be announced.
Pacific Heirloom, 608 Broadway
Featuring “Oregon-grown” antiques, art and collectibles presented by Kay Kenny. Featuring limited edition prints by Rod Frederick, an artist who grew up in Portland, Oregon.
Fairweather House and Gallery, 612 Broadway
Opening artist’s reception for EMERGING, an exhibition and sale. This is the 12th launching of a significant regional talent. Introducing Veronica Russell, a mixed media artist. Russell’s current mixed-media work centers around a block print, using other media to layer in texture, color, and overall finish to her multilayered pieces.
In addition, the gallery is featuring woodworkers Mike Brown, Jim Unwin and Edlee Quesnell. Appetizers and beverages provided. LIVE music by Shirley 88. Painting Seaside LIVE ™ demonstrations by Fairweather resident artists Paul Brent and Carolyn Macpherson. Local conservation lecture by naturalist Neal Maine at 6: pm.
Art in the Loft Gallery at Beach Books, 616 Broadway
Artist Jim Zaleski exhibits his style of vibrant, graphic art prints. Jim’s unique style and intensely colorful prints are well worth the time to drop by and view the world through his imaginative, ever-creative, artist’s eye.
The Whet Spot, 12 N. Holladay Drive
The Whet Spot offers a relaxed, friendly and “adults only” atmosphere, where patrons can catch up with old friends while enjoying craft beers, ciders and wines. No minors permitted at any time. Featuring the art of pouring with twenty rotating taps for craft beers and ciders, a Growler filling station and offering wines by the glass.
Westport Winery Seaside, 810 Broadway
Featuring a wonderful selection of Shelter from the Storm in lighthouse bottles by Opal Art. In 2016 Westport Winery was honored as one of the top twenty most-admired wineries in North America by Winery & Vineyard Management Magazine.
Gilbert District Gallery, 613 Broadway
In attendance will be Kenneth J. Hurley, an artist Known for his artful depiction of the American Buffalo. Hurley has been dubbed the Buffalo Man. Currently showing work in watercolor, pen and ink. The artist will be in attendance and “loves the opportunity to be out in Seaside with the people.”
The gallery, a co-op shared by artists from Washington and Oregon features original watercolors, bronzes, giclees, prints, Native American jewelry, oil paints, greeting cards, nature designs and gifts.
Moxie Shine Fair Trade Boutique, 609 Broadway
Supporting over 100 non-profits, men, and women’s artisan cooperatives from all over the world. Featuring delightful and hip clothing, jewelry, gifts and home goods. Moxie offers exclusive jewelry and art where everything is handmade. As a member of the Fair Trade Federation Moxie demonstrates a genial and equitable approach to conducting business.
Blue Bond Studio and Gallery, 417 S Holladay Drive
Featuring amazing paintings by artist Blue Bond done in oil on canvas. Animals, people, still life, and wonderful scenery pictures delight guests. Blue is also a teacher, and enjoys passing on his vast knowledge to novices and experienced painters alike.
Starry Night Inn, 811 1st Ave
An art motel by the sea located in a Victorian villa where each room features art from Oregon artists. This motel offers artist residencies. For the summer, Starry Night Inn features Brenda Dunn, artist/illustrator and curator. Brenda’s specialty is her vintage inspired pinups that capture the sultry, glamour of the forties and fifties. Her work was featured in three seasons of TV show Portlandia.
And, too, find additional original art during the day at:
Hold Fast Gallery, 611 Broadway
Dough Bakery, 8 North Holladay Drive
Seaside Antique Mall, 726 Broadway
Seaside Coffee House, 3 N. Holladay Drive