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Gualala Arts

Promoting public interest and participation in the arts since 1961.

Archive of past events: 2004 through 2014

2008: Festival - Map - How to Enter - Judges - Awards - Sponsors - Quilt Raffle - Volunteers


Art in the Redwoods Festival
Fine Art Awards (2008)

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Each year, thousands of dollars are paid to artists through commissions and awards, made possible through the generous donations of many local businesses and artists, including:

Best of ShowSpindrift Gallery
Best Local WorkWestAmerica Bank
Most Popular WorkGualala Community Center
Clay & MosaicThe Sea Ranch Foundation
Collage, Mixed Media & 2-D Assemblage    Gualala Redwoods
Color PhotographyIndependent Coast Observer
Digital ArtRedwood Coast Chamber of Commerce
Fiber, Textiles, and Soft SculptureHarmony Art Organic Design
GlassKennedy & Associates Real Estate
Jewelry & OrnamentationDoug and Peggy Holloway
Monochromatic PhotographyAlinder Studio Gallery
Oil, Acrylics, etc.SK Gallery
Pastels & DrawingJohn Bower
Prints & GraphicsRams Head Realty
QuiltsPacific Piecemakers Quilt Guild
SculptureRobert & Edith Holmes
Water MediaIn Memory of Sonya Halley
WoodworkingBrennie Brackett

Environmental Awards
Ocean Sanctuary League
Redwood Coast Land Conservancy
Friends of the Gualala River
Mendonoma Sightings
Adventure Rents Canoes and Kayaks

The 2008 Art in the Redwoods Fine Art Exhibit will remain on display at the Gualala Arts Center
through September 7. Come see the wide variety of great works of art, including the
2008 Art in the Redwoods award winners.

Here are lists of past Art in the Redwoods award winners:

The Gualala Arts Center, located at 46501 Old State Highway in Gualala, CA,
is open weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and weekends from noon to 4:00 p.m.
Please call (707) 884-1138 for more information, or email

Serving the coastal communities of northern Sonoma & southern Mendocino Counties.