Welcome to Eureka Studio Arts!

COMING UP IN AUGUST: "McVICKER and STUDENTS: Plein Air Paintings" with an ARTS ALIVE OPENING RECEPTION on August 2 from 6-9 pm


Join us on Saturday, August 2 from 6-9 pm for a reception celebrating another successful class hosted by ESA. There'll be paintings by Jim McVicker and the students he recently took to Trinidad for two days of painting in the open air.


EUREKA STUDIO ARTS is located at 526 Fifth Street, halfway between F and G Streets. Call us at 440-9027 for more info or email us at info@eurekastudioarts.com.

For more information about Jim, check out his website.
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LEARN TO DRAW! Take a class with BRENT EVISTON

ONGOING CLASS:Mastering the Fundamentals of Figure Drawing and an Introduction to Human Anatomy for the Artist" Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9-noon 
See Brent's inspiring TedX Eureka talk!


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IT'S ALL ABOUT MARBLING! 
A Silk Painting Workshop with Tina Gleave
REGISTER HERE
DESCRIPTION:
A fun day of creativity. We will discuss the marbling process, the tools of the trade, the batching process and the materials and supplies needed to produce a piece of Marbled Silk. You will make: 2 silk scarves (Chiffon, Charmeuse) and a pillow case!
No painting skills needed, no art background necessary, no color sense required! Just a no-nonsense approach to a fun way to create!
DATE AND TIME: July 26th, 10-4
PRICE: $135 Includes all materials!
Materials Provided: • Chiffon Scarves • Charmeuse Scarves •14" Pillow Case Outer lining with zipper • Materials & paints for marbling • Marbling Tub and tools
Note to Students: The pillow case will be completed in an open fashion with a zipper. Each student is responsible for finishing the seams and providing the insert at home.

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ONGOING CLASSES: 
Our ongoing classes are just $100 for four 3-hour sessions. That's just over $8 an hour! Treat yourself and learn something new.
"EXPLORING MIXED MEDIA"
 with Rachel K. Schlueter
Rachel has designed this ongoing class with experimentation and creativity in mind. Join her each week for three hours of exploring innovative ways of using a variety of materials, including paints, mediums, drawing implements, stencils, found objects, magazine clippings, etc. Exercises will be provided each week to get your creative juices flowing, and Rachel will even supply the materials! Drop in for a single session or buy a 4-session pass.
DATE & TIME: Wednesdays from 10:00 am -1:00 pm
PRICE: $25 per session or $90 for a 4-session pass
SUPPLIES: Instructor supplies all the materials, but contributions from students are always welcome. REGISTER HERE
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"DIRECT PAINTING"with Rachel K Schlueter
Rachel will begin teaching an ONGOING CLASS beginning January 9, 2014! This is a great opportunity for serious study with one of the North Coast's finest expressionist painters. STUDENTS ARE WELCOME TO USE OILS OR ACRYLICS. All skill levels are welcome.
5:30 - 8:30 Thursday evenings, beginning January 9, 2013
PRICE: $100 for a 4-session pass  REGISTER HERE
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"OIL PAINTING"with Micki Dyson-Flatmo
This ongoing class focuses on the key principles that every artist needs to know in order to improve their work. The topics addressed include fundamentals of drawing and painting, understanding value, color, edges, and how to create a good design. Students work from their own photos or still life objects and individual goals and needs are addressed on a one-on-one basis. Open to all skill levels.
5:30-8:30 pm on Tuesdays REGISTER HERE
[If you are already enrolled in Micki's sold-out afternoon class REGISTER HERE 
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"The Zen of Painting: 100 Brushstokes”
with Linda Mitchell
This ongoing class begins AUGUST 13 and meets Wednesday afternoons from 3:00 - 5:00. Each week, Linda will set up a still life for students to paint with 100 strokes, a task more challenging than it sounds! Expressive brushwork, interpretive color choices, and personal mark-making are emphasized.
$20 per session or $75 for a 4-session pass. REGISTER HERE
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“Mastering the Fundamentals of Figure Drawing and an Introduction to Human Anatomy for the Artist" with Brent Eviston
This ONGOING class meets twice a week (Tuesdays and Thursdays) to draw from a live model. These sessions are a great boost to any serious figure drawer's study.
Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9-noon
REGISTER HERE
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We have lots of great art in our GALLERY
Note: Our hours revolve around our class schedules so if you'd like to see the show, just give us a call and we'll meet you at the studio at your convenience!

Check out some of the ARTWORK  we've exhibited


"Gangster 1" from Amy Stewart's 
"Rogue's Gallery" series
See more paintings and read 
Amy's statement about the series 
RIGHT HERE

ALL SOLD!! 
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COMING SOON!
PLEIN AIR PAINTING
with Jim McVicker
Don't miss this rare opportunity to spend two full days painting with one of the north coast's most beloved and accomplished painters. Jim will begin his workshop at ESA on Saturday morning by talking about his process and giving a painting demo. In the afternoon, students will paint outdoors at a location in Eureka. On Sunday, students will meet in Trinidad for a full day of plein air painting. Jim will help each artist understand how to see values, warm and cool color and light. He'll give individual instruction and guidance to each student as their paintings progress.
NEW DATES COMING SOON! EMAIL US IF YOU'D LIKE TO BE PUT ON OUR WAITING LIST.
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"MAKING COLOR SING” with Joan Gold
Both of Joan's 2013 workshops about working with color and acrylics SOLD OUT! Stay tuned for her next offering.




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PAST EVENTS

"40 Years of Photography: Humboldt and Beyond" an exhibition of photographs by Bill Cody

This exhibit featured a selection of Bill's favorite photos and it filled our entire space! 
CLICK HERE for more information and to see more images from the show.

Read about the exhibit in the TIMES STANDARD ARTICLE  

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Our FIRST ANNIVERSARY PARTY
on December 7 was a big success!
Everyone loved DUANE FLATMO'S 
AIRBRUSH DEMO
Duane worked through the entire event and created eight 
small airbrush paintings. At the end of the night, we had
a drawing and gave the paintings away to some very happy
winners. A big thank you to Duane and everyone who came out
to support us!

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HOURS: Our hours vary, depending on class schedules. 
Please CALL FOR AN APPOINTMENT

If you'd like to read more about EUREKA STUDIO ARTS and our ARTIST/TEACHERS 
check out our  PRESS PAGE!

526 Fifth Street, downtown Eureka (707) 440-9027
Art classes & workshops, exhibits and communal gatherings
email: info@eurekastudioarts.com