Parks and Rec Gets Art Grant!

Ink People & City of Eureka Awarded California Arts Council  “Creative California Communities” Grant

State funds will leverage local arts project to address community needs

Eureka, CA – The California Arts Council announced its plans to award $90,000 to the Ink People & City of Eureka as part of its Creative California Communities program.  The program supports collaborative projects that harness arts and culture as a creative placemaking strategy. Projects will benefit residents and visitors by utilizing area artists, cultural organizations and arts-related businesses to address community needs or priorities. Continue reading Parks and Rec Gets Art Grant!

The Despair, Hope, Survival Art Exhibit at the Adorni in April

On April 1st the Despair, Hope, Survival art exhibit will debut at the Eureka Adorni Center.

This series will showcase artwork from Jen Engle.

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Call to Artists for Humboldt BeeFest

Humboldt BeeFest 2017 Art Contest

The City of Eureka and the Humboldt Beekeepers Association are partnering to bring the fourth annual Humboldt BeeFest to Eureka. This includes the fourth annual Juried Art Competition.

Artists are being asked to submit their bee themed artwork by April 10th in order to be displayed leading up the event. Though late entries will be accepted until May 10th.

The theme for the competition is “Long Live the Queen!”. Artists are being asked to use their interpretation of this theme to create an art piece on paper or canvas, up to 40”x40”, and ready to hang.

First place will win $200 and second place will win $100. Continue reading Call to Artists for Humboldt BeeFest

UPDATE: Two Kids’ Acting and Improv Classes Start April 3

This update reflects a lower price for the intermediate Improv class.

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This fun class is designed for your child to discover his or her talents, build confidence, make friends and learn the value of teamwork.

Through IMPROV theater games and basic IMPROV acting techniques, your child will  gain acting, storytelling and comedy skills.

Family and friends are welcome to watch the final performance. There is a beginning and intermediate level class

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Music and Movement For Very Young Children Starts April 1

Come swirl and twirl in this class, where fun and movement abound for the tiniest of dancers, boys and girls from two to four years of age.

Watch your child use his or her imagination as he or she develops:

  • Motor Skills
  • Body Awareness
  • Concentration
  • Creativity

Beginning dance techniques and natural movement will add to the fun of this class, where self expression is encouraged. (Parents, make sure to stay and watch your little ones bloom.)

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Two Kids’ Acting and Improv Classes Start April 3

This fun class is designed for your child to discover his or her talents, build confidence, make friends and learn the value of teamwork.

Through IMPROV theater games and basic IMPROV acting techniques, your child will  gain acting, storytelling and comedy skills.

Family and friends are welcome to watch the final performance. There is a beginning and intermediate level class

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Two Brand New Drawing Classes for Kids

new-seal_zJQB-Uud_LLet your kids experience creativity in a whole new way with two brand-new, never-before presented classes.

Fun-Damentals of Drawing

Your children will learn the fundamentals of drawing including shading, color, still life sketching, and more. Each student will be provided a sketch pad and pencils that they will take home at the end of the session. Class time will be 5:30 to 6:30 PM.

Find out all the details and sign up here.

Page One: Comic Book Creation

Students will learn the different techniques of structuring and creating a comic book. Your kids will have the opportunity to create their own comic book of their choosing that they will take home at the end of the session. Class time will be 6:30 to 7:30 PM.

Find out all the details and sign up here.

You can sign up for one or both sessions. Each session has six classes and they both begin on October 21, 2016.

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