December Arts Alive

First Saturday Night Arts Alive!

Presented by Eureka Main Street. Opening receptions for artists, exhibits and performances are held the first Saturday of each month in Downtown and Old Town Eureka.

Saturday, December 1, 6-9 p.m.
Presented by Eureka Main Street. Opening receptions for artists, exhibits and performances are held the first Saturday of each month. For more information, call 442-9054 or go to

BRENDA TUXFORD GALLERY at Ink People 525 Seventh St. “Artists’ Challenge”, 30 artists responded and created 15 original works each in just one month. Paintings, sculptures, collage, beading, poems…over 400 pieces are expected to be on exhibit. Two thirds of each sale support Ink People’s Community Art Projects, and free programs for At Risk Youth.

HUMBOLDT ARTS COUNCIL at the Morris Graves Museum of Art 636 F St. Performance Rotunda: Music by Squeezebug, accordion/guitar duo, Lorna and Stephen Brown, gypsy jazz, bistro music, French waltzes and more. William Thonson Gallery: 23rd Annual Junque Arte Competition and Exhibition. Anderson/Knight Gallery: HAC Members Exhibition Homer Balabanis Gallery/Humboldt Artist Gallery: Humboldt Artist Gallery Holiday Sale.Museum Store/Permanent Collection: Artwork on view by Morris Graves, Glenn Berry, Melvin Schuler and Romano Gabriel.

REDWOOD ART ASSOCIATION 603 F St. “Artist’s Choice”, artwork by members. Music by Mike Conboy and Chuck Hooker, classic rock and originals.

DISCOVERY MUSEUM 612 G St. Kids Alive Drop-off Program 5:30 to 8 p.m. Kids 3-12 $15 members/$20 nonmembers.

DALIANES TRAVEL 522 F St. Humboldt County’s Sunday Paintout Group, collective works of several artists. Music by Wynsome Winds.

F STREET FOTO GALLERY at SWANLUND’S 527 F St. “Abstractions” = Thoughtful Images, photography and digital art. Participants are Bosha Struve, Diane Williams Donna Rosenbaugh, Hal Work, Kjerstine Jennings, Lorraine Miller-Wolf, Martha Haynes, Mary Ann Machi, Pam Cone, Steve Conger, and Steve Kamelgarn.


REDWOOD MUSIC MART 511 F St. Music by Tatianna Hendrickson.

OM SWEET OM HOT YOGA & DANCE 516 Fifth St. Showcasing 5 local artists. Music by special DJ from Sacramento.

NORTH COAST DANCE 412 F St. Nutcracker open rehearsal 7 p.m. Refreshments, all ages welcome.

SURFSIDE BURGER SHACK 445 Fifth St. “Cat Food” and “Dog Food”, Samantha Moore, new artworks.

SAVAGE HENRY COMEDY CLUB 415 5th St. Comedy with Jesse Hett, and opening Aviva Siegel. Door open 7 p.m. show begins 9 p.m.

SOULSHINE ARTS & FLAMEWORKING STUDIO 411 Fifth St. Live glass blowing demos and fun!

SIDEWALK GALLERY at Ellis Art and Engineering 401 Fifth St.


CHERI BLACKERBY MUSEUM Corner of 3rd and C Sts. Re-Opening & Holiday Sale! Current featured artist ABH, along with many other talented and prolific artists are back in a wonderful, transformed space. Come visit us.

NORTH OF FOURTH Corner of Third and C Sts. Music by ShinBone à Deux, blues and rhythm & blues.

C STREET STUDIOS & HALL GALLERY 208 C St. Featuring artists’ open studios.

SAILOR’S GRAVE TATTOO 138 Second St. Tattoo related art, antiques and memorabilia, new works.

MANTOVA’S TWO STREET MUSIC 124 Second St. Music by Adamas.

INN AT 2nd AND C (Historic Eagle House) Laci Dane, oil and acrylic on wood.

VISTA DEL MAR First and Commercial Sts.

JACK’S SEAFOD RESTAURANT 4 C St., Suite B Rachel K. Schlueter, abstract paintings.

707 BAR ,(formerly Steve and Dave’s) First and C Sts. Music by Dr. Squid.

MENDENHALL STUDIOS 215 C St. (Corner of 2nd and C A3 Erin Urbanus, studio art and illustration. ) C3 Scott Hemphill Studio "Studio Art Sale” everything 10-20% off. Ladies earrings buy one pair get second one half price. Music by Bret Harte Breakers. C4 Linda Mitchell STUDIO SALE Oil paintings are discounted.

CHAPALA CAFE 201 Second St. Kylan Luken, photography.

GOOD RELATIONS 223 Second St. Cady Grambell, boudoir photography.

HUMBOLDT HERBALS 300 Second St. Barbara Caldwell, watercolors. Music by Summer McCall & Blake Ritter, Scottish and original fiddle tunes.


BLUE OX BOUTIQUE 325Second St., Suite 102 Angela Tellez, boudoir photography.

HERE & THERE & VINTAGE 339 Second St. “Tin Lizzies Metal Art”, Patricia Rose. Music by Dark Sandwich. STORE CLOSING SALE!!

OTTO +OLIVE 330 Second St. “Wee Possibilities”, locally made childrens’ blankets.

CIARA’S IRISH SHOP 334 Second St. Paul Dickson, artwork.

CLARKE HISTORICAL MUSEUM 240 E St. Victorian Room: Christmas themed exhibit.

EUREKA VISITOR’S CENTER (inside the Clarke) 240 E St. Music by Company of Voices. Spice of Life, Terrapin, Seaside Herbs & Oils, and Old Town Community Alliance will be vending.

BELLA BASKETS 317 E St. David Walker, artwork. Live demos, Humboldt Makers.

STUDIO 424 424 Third St. Elaina Erola, watercolors.

NOTHING OBVIOUS 426 Third St. The Bodega, Pen + Pine holiday pop art.

SHIPWRECK! Vintage and Handmade 430 Third St. Anna Ameczcua, paintings.

BECAUSE COFFEE 300 F St. Laura Keenados, aka Bad Cat Pomegranate!, silly pen and ink works.

THE CONNECTION HPRC334 F St.(former B of A) “Psychedelic Art Deco”, Blake Reagan. Music by “Crested hens”, Seabury Gould & Brae Lewis, playing “Celtic and Beyond”. Light refreshments served.

CAFÉ NOONER 409 Opera Alley.

RAMONE’S BAKERY 209 E St. “Employee Show”, featuring art work and music by those working for Ramone’s Bakery.

BOOKLEGGER 402F St. The Art of the Written Word.

TRUCHAS GALLERY at Los Bagels 403 Second St.

BELLE STARR 405 Second St. Music by Lilia Mizer, harp.

OLD TOWN SQUARE Corner of Second and F Sts. Humboldt Co.Correctional Facilities First Inmate Holiday Painting Contest. Six 2’x2’ plywood cut-outs were decorated with the Holiday spirit by incarcerated offenders. 6 dorms will be competing for your votes on which holiday scene you like best. (weather may move indoors, please check the Main Street website).

OLD TOWN ART GALLERY 417 Second St. Sandy Factor, stained glass, jewelry, mosaics, and mixed media sculpture.

KENNY’S CHOCOLATE 425 Snug Alley Rob Hampson, artwork.

ARTS AND DRAFTS 422 First St. Zack Stanton, Humboldt landscape photography. Music by Aloha 808.

WHIPLASH CURVE 423 First St. Meet the makers of our Holiday Artisan Marketplace featuring woodwork, ceramics, handmade clothing, art and jewelry made by local artisans.

COAST GUARD PLAZA Foot of F St. Performance by Rueda by the Bay, weather permitting.

LIVING THE DREAM ICE CREAM 1 F St. “Art with Heart,” Jenifer Sherman Ruppe and Karan Collenberg.

LAND OF LOVELY Corner of Second and F Sts. Music by Michael Dayvid, singing.

THE LITTLE SHOP OF HERS 416 Second St.  Tim Ross, photography. 

EUREKA BOOKS 426 Second St. Jenna Catsos, Pen & Pine Company, illustrations.

 MANY HANDS GALLERY 438 Second St. 40 local artists and handcrafted treasures from around the globe.

SEAMOOR’S 212 F St. Seana Burden, paintings.

AMERICAN INDIAN ART AND GIFT SHOP 245 F St. Music by Trinidad Goodshield.

CANVAS + CLAY GALLERY 233 F St. Jesse Wiedel and Gary Cheadle, paintings.

HUMBOLDT BAY COFFEE 526 Opera Alley GalleryCassandra Curatolo, artwork. Music by Kenny Ray and the Mighty Rovers.

OLD TOWN COFFEE and CHOCOLATES 211 F St. Rick Urban, photography. Music by The Jim Lahman Band, and The Humboldt Harmonaires, during intermission

OLD TOWN ANTIQUE LIGHTING Corner of Second and F St. John Palmer, landscape paintings.


BANDIT SAVORY & SWEET 525 Second St. Hosting ourfirst Holiday Shopping event. Uniquely curated artisan craft experience including jewelry, clothes, curious art, hand crafted knives, photography, ceramics, cards, and much more. Music by Mbira. Bandit drinks and treats will be served.

BACK ROOM GALLERY 525 Second St. “Abstracts in the Back Room,” Reuben T. Mayes, acrylic paintings. Live painting with Reuben.

HOMIE 531 Second St.

THE BLACK FAUN GALLERY Second and G Streets “In This Moment”, Leslie Price, abstract works, and Monica Coyne, steel sculptures. Music by Jazz and Tonic.

JUST MY TYPE LETTERPRESS PAPERIE 501 Third St. Jeff Vanden Boom, pen and pencil drawings. Music TBD

A TASTE OF BIM 613 Third St. Maggie Draper, paintings.

ART CENTER FRAME SHOP 616 Second St. “The Hidden Language of Water”, Gail McDowell, underwater photography.

PIANTE GALLERY 620 Second St. Robert Benson, watercolors and sculpture.

LOTUS STUDIO 630 Second St. Holiday ornament painting $3.00, hand building demo, and raffle. Music by Ragtime James, piano.

STUDIO S 719 Third St. “Water”, multiple artists, paintings.


ADORNI CENTER 1011 Waterfront St. Maryanne, handmade linocut art print, and watercolor paintings, Paul Rickard, watercolor paintings, and Barbara Saul, pastels.


Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm