Call For Art
25th Annual ART Extravaganza!
This is our juried art show, hosted this year by Jamieson Ranch Vineyards. With over 40 artists participating, it's no wonder our show is one of the spotlighted events of Arts in April.
Art Show is April 8-16, 11-5pm
Reception is Saturday, April 9, 4-7pm.
Jamieson Ranch Vineyards, 1 Kirkland Ranch Road (on Hwy. 12), Napa County.
Lynn Bogert Dykstra "The ART of Politics"
Napa Native, Lynn Bogert Dykstra, bought her first camera at age 7. She moved to Washington DC in 1986 and built a career photographing international and national events. Her talk will be Saturday, April 9, starting at 4pm at Jamieson Ranch Vineyards, A reception will follow her presentation.
Saturday, April 9, 4 p.m.
Jamieson Ranch Vineyards, 1 Kirkland Ranch Road, Napa County
Graffiti ART at Napa Valley Ruins-Talk & Tour
Enjoy a guided tour of one of the most unique sites in Napa Valley! Once a Cement Factory, this century old site is now a canvas for graffiti art.
Learn more about this urban art form, and get an update on the Watson Ranch Project. Graffiti Artists have been commissioned to add to the already impressive inventory of art. Get a chance to meet and greet the artists.
Due to weather, this tour is rescheduled for Sunday, April 24. Due to demand, a fourth tour has been added. To reserve a space, please sign up. Download the flyer.
Birds, ART and the Great Outdoors!
Grab your paints and brushes, and head to the American Canyon Wetlands! We're offering a FREE Plein Air painting opportunity at one of the largest wetland areas in Napa Valley. There will also be Earth Day festivities and the Napa Solano Audubon Society is hosting a Bird-a-thon at the same time. There will be activities for the kids, educational booths and a great chance to paint panoramic views of Mt. Tamalpais and other local peaks. (Cameras are ok, too!)
Saturday, April 23, from 10:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Corner of Wetlands Edge & Eucalyptus Roads, American Canyon
NEW--The Director's Show
With all the good art we receive from the Extravaganza, we decided to create a new show, hosted by the American Canyon Welcome Center at 3860 Broadway St.#103 (Hwy. 29). The art is on exhibit through April. Download our Program Brochure for all the art in both the Art Extravaganza and the Director's Show.
We also work with local businesses in town to support the arts in April. Here is a partial listing.
Ethnic Notions, Canyon Plaza, 3431 Broadway St. #A-1, AC
Double Tree by Hilton, 3600 Broadway St. (Hwy. 29), AC