Art on the Divide Gallery is located in an historic building in Georgetown and is a cooperative effort among local artists who share in staffing the show room. The gallery displays the work of up to nineteen member artists in the beautiful old brick building. The gallery is a maze of passageways and rooms to view the work up close and there is a rose garden out back that is used for workshops and social functions. The gallery usually has a Sunday afternoon reception to meet the featured artist of the month. They also have numerous workshops and events. The gallery has many different styles and media including photography, painting, ceramics, greeting cards, pastels, sculpture, gourds, and glass that will fit any budget. Located at 6295 Main St. in Georgetown. Click here for the website. Open Fri thru Sun, 10 to 5. (530-333-ARTS)
Cool Pottery is the creation of Vicki Calhoon who is a local potter of considerable skill and creativity. Vicki creates a wide variety of art pieces in addition to her utilitarian designs for the kitchen and elsewhere in the home. She does custom glazes and other options on request as well as making numerous pieces available off-the-shelf. You can view an excellent selection of Vicki's work at the Hart 2 Hart Vineyards gift shop in Pilot Hill or visit her website to see the selection and place an order. Her phone number is 530-823-0990 or you can email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Vicki can ship your order within California on request.
Olde Coloma Theater is an historic small theater located near the Gold Discovery Park in Coloma. The Coloma Crescent Players perform old time melodramas complete with classic villains, heroes, and heroines. The plays are written, staged, and performed by local talent. The productions present a great opportunity for the whole family to enjoy live theater in a log cabin style building that was originally constructed for the 1939 San Francisco World Exposition. The building was rescued and moved to its current location at 380 Monument Rd. in Coloma. Call 530-626-5282 for reservations. Visit the website for show times and details. _
Art Studio 360 is a cooperative art gallery and the current artist members serve as greeters in the gallery. The interior of the gallery is loaded with the work of local artists and includes jewelry, ceramics, glass figures, block prints, etchings, pastels, oils, acrylics, photography, clothing, and silk painting. The show room also has a few items of antique furniture, clothing, and other unique items. Located at 360 Main St. in Placerville. Tel. 530-295-0360. Open Tue - Sun 10:30am to 5:30pm. Closed Mondays. Click here for Facebook page.
Gold Country Artists Gallery is an artists cooperative that has over 45 local award winning artists represented. Founded in 1992, the gallery displays an astonishing array of outstanding art by local artists in a variety of media. Works in the areas of photography, jewelry, acrylics, oil, watercolor, pastels, glass, pottery, print making, fiber arts, and wood are displayed throughout the show room. The gallery is housed in an historic 1852 building. Located at 379 Main St. in Placerville. Tel. 530-642-2944. Open daily 10 am. to 5pm. Click here for website.
Jim Powers Gallery provides a show place for the wonderful photographic work of Jim Powers, a local photographer specializing in California's scenic and historic elements. His photography represents the best of the newer style that emphasizes saturated colors and higher contrast. His work is truly eye catching and beautiful. Powers states, "God has truly surrounded us with such amazing beauty and that is why photography is my passion." Located at 413 Main St. in Placerville. Tel. 530-622-1797. Open Sun - Thurs 10am to 7pm and Fri - Sat 10am to 9pm. Click here for website.
Volution Gallery contains drawing, prints, and interpretive graphic images of Echo Locations, Z. E. Pangborn, and Rebecca Roehr. Orginals and prints are available at the gallery. Prices fit nearly any budget and framing and mounting is available. It is worth a visit simply to experience the interesting work of these artists. It is truly unique and beautiful. Located at 434 Main St. in Placerville. Tel. 530-748-7675. Open 11am to 6pm daily. Click here for the website.