Graton Gallery opens 7th annual ‘Invitational Exhibition’

One of of the more interesting art exhibits in Sonoma County every year is the “Invitational Exhibition” at the Graton Gallery, in tiny but lively downtown Graton. Owned and operated by a partnership of nine local artists, the gallery picks the best among the owners’ working artistic peers in the [...]

By | January 16th, 2013|1 Comment

‘Dog Treats’ art show opens in Graton

Fans of local art have long known that Santa Rosa’s  Mylette Welch is one of the North Bay’s most popular painters. In the recent Press Democrat Readers' Choice poll, she tied for best artist with Sebastopol junk sculptor Patrick Amiot and Santa Rosa artist and arts activist Mario [...]

By | July 6th, 2012|1 Comment

Watercolors and words at Graton Gallery

Busy Sonoma County artist Sally Baker opens a new show of her colorful watercolors Dec. 6 at the Graton Gallery. And this show, titled “A Picture Is Worth 500 Words (or Less),” has an interesting twist. Each of Baker's watercolors will by accompanied by a poem or a piece of [...]

By | November 28th, 2011|0 Comments

‘Gimme Shelter’ art show opens in Graton

People who love pets, and fans of Sonoma County artist Mylette Welch's whimsical animal paintings, both have a reason to go see her new "Gimme Shelter" exhibit, opening today (Tuesday, July 5) at the Graton Gallery. Welch subtitles her show "Paintings of Shelter Dogs and Cats Who Dream of a [...]

By | July 5th, 2011|0 Comments

30 artists show work at Graton Gallery

The Graton Gallery will exhibit work by 30 of Northern California's master painters, printmakers and sculptors during its Fifth Annual Invitational Exhibition, running Jan. 18 through Feb. 7. There will be a public reception for the artists from 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 22. Featured artists include Chester Arnold, D. [...]

By | January 12th, 2011|1 Comment

Graton Gallery opens new show

Looking for good art and a nice outing? Don't overlook the Graton Gallery in the center of tiny downtown Graton, where member artists stage rotating exhibits, including work by guest artists, and offer an outdoor sculpture garden. The Graton Gallery opens an exhibit of new paintings by Susan [...]

By | December 6th, 2010|0 Comments

‘It’s for the Birds’ at Graton Gallery

Spring may be here at last. Birds are beginning to roost at the Graton Gallery. "It's for the Birds," an exhibit of art with an avian theme, opens today (Tuesday, April 13) and runs through May 23 at the gallery, at 9048 Graton Road in Graton. The show includes watercolors [...]

By | April 13th, 2010|0 Comments

Graton Gallery goes to the dogs

Want to see good art by local artists? Have you thought about a trip to Graton? The  Graton Gallery is housed in a quaint storefront on the tiny town's central block, defined by a stop sign at either end, just off Highway 116, just north of Sebastopol. Run by a [...]

By | October 23rd, 2009|1 Comment