Photo Credits to EO Media
Maybe you want to be an artist. Hoffman Center for the Arts offers a wide variety of art classes and workshops. Perfect your glazing technique at the Monthly Glazing Show and Tell on Thursday. Learn from Pam Jacobson and other artists, and share your own glazing process from 11 a.m to 12 p.m. Cost is $2 – the regular hourly studio fee. Discover more about the classes, workshops and studios available at Hoffman Center for the Arts website.
Join North Fork 53 in Nehalem for Natural Dye Indigo Fest: Fresh Leaf Magic on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This workshop teaches you how to use Japanese Indigo to dye silk and wool. Make an indigo-dyed silk scarf and handkerchief on Sunday from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. Create fantastic shades of blues and greens from plant leaves, taking your fiber art to the next level. Cost for the workshop is $145, and you can sign up here.
Photo credits to the Cannon Beach Gallery Group
Experience art with an eco-friendly spin at the first annual Earth & Ocean Arts Festival sponsored by Cannon Beach Gallery Group. Watch performance and studio artists on the beaches and in galleries as they blend art with ecology. Friends of Cape Falcon Marine Reserve, Friends of Haystack Rock, North Coast Land Conservancy, Sea Turtles Forever, and the Wildlife Center of the North Coast will be represented. The festival runs Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $50 for a three-day pass. A complete line up of performers and an evolving schedule of events is available here.
You'll always find talented artists at the many North Coast Farmers Markets that are filled with the season's abundance. While you're visiting galleries or attending a workshop, you might want to check out some of these towns' restaurants and cool shops. Be sure to view our Daytime Events and Nightlife calendars for additional happenings on the North Coast this weekend. Drive safely, and have fun!