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DNACA’s 6th Annual “Art From the Inside” Exhibition

Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness presents its 6th Annual “Art From the Inside” Exhibition, at the Del Norte Courthouse through March 3. The exhibit features artworks created in visual arts workshops at Pelican Bay State Prison. This program provides arts workshops at all 33 state prisons as a way to reduce recidivism rates and prevent violence within prisons. The courthouse is located at 450 H St. in Crescent City, and is open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekdays, except for state holidays. For information, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or office@dnaca.net



Susan McKay’s “Reflections on Del Norte” Art Exhibit

Susan McKay’s exhibit entitled “Reflections on Del Norte,” featuring her acrylic paintings on birch board, is on display through March 4 as part of DNACA’s Art in Public Places program. The exhibit is on display at the 2nd floor mezzanine of the CEC Airport at 1650 Dale Rupert Rd. The airport terminal’s regular hours are 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. weekdays, 6 a.m. - 10 a.m. and 5 - 8 p.m. Saturdays, and 6 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 5 - 8 p.m. Sundays. For information, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or office@dnaca.net



Crescent City Art

Crescent City Art at 1228 2nd St., Crescent City, presents a children's card making class on Feb. 10, 11, and 12, for ages 5-14, from 12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m. Each class is $3 and reservations are required. Classes are limited to five children, and all must wear a mask. Member art exhibits include Susan Humphry at the Del Norte County Library, Catherine Balck at the Wild Rivers Foundation offices, and an exhibit of various artists at the Sutter Coast Hospital Infusion Center and in the Main Hall at Sutter Coast Hospital. Crescent City Art is open to the public Thursday - Saturday from Noon - 5 p.m. For information call 707-460-1414.

“Colorful Critters of Del Norte County”

Start the New Year with a new hobby - coloring with pens or pencils. The coloring book “Colorful Critters of Del Norte County” is made for meditative coloring and stress reduction for adults, with hand drawn illustrations by local artist Rosemary Garcia, highlighting the “wild side” of Del Norte County with colorful critters. The book includes captions in English, Tolowa, and Yurok, and at the end of the book interesting facts about each of the 17 featured animals are included, which also makes it a wonderful home art and learning project for children! “Colorful Critters of Del Norte County” is available at Del Norte Office Supply at 240 I St. at the Requa Inn, 451 Requa Rd, Klamath, and at Wright’s Custom Framing in Brookings. For information, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or office@dnaca.net




Coast Redwoods Art Association

Coast Redwoods Art Association, Crescent Harbor Art Gallery’s February Artist of the Month is digital artist David Saile. Each of David's works represents a meticulously crafted virtual world, inviting one to step in and explore. Additional new art is also on display in the gallery. The gallery is located at 140 Marine Way in Crescent City, and is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Face coverings are required. For information call 707-464-9133.


Local Artists Sought

Del Norte County Library is looking for a local artist to assist with a new logo! If you or someone you know might be interested, please contact Beth Austen, library manager, at 707-464-9793 for more details. Deadline for submissions is Feb. 15.



Gallery of Arts and Culture

The Gallery of Arts & Culture at 175 H St., Crescent City, is now open. Masks and gloves will be required according to the Department of Public Health, until they are certain the virus is abating. The gallery has been sanitized and freshened, and is ready to welcome guests and visitors. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. For information, call the gallery at 707-464-4745.


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