Category: Art

Memorial Day in Point Reyes: Art and Nature

Start the summer right by heading up to Point Reyes on Memorial Day weekend. Besides the usual outdoors fun, the Point Reyes Open Studios offers great works by local artists.  Check it out…



Thanksgiving Weekend at Point Reyes

After a big day of eating turkey and hanging out with the family, it’s time to flex your arms and legs and work off the second helping of stuffing! Head out to Point Reyes. Here are some great things to do: See if the fish are spawning; check for updates and tours at SPAWN (Salmon…



Open Studios At Point Reyes: Memorial Day Weekend

Open Studios is here again. Combine a trip to the beach with a visit to one of the many local studios in the area. Some information from the official web site. Point Reyes Open Studios (PROS) invites art lovers from around the Bay Area to tour the studios of nineteen West Marin artists Memorial Day…



Box Show Starts Today

The 2009 Box Show at Gallery Route One in Point Reyes Station starts today. This is the 11th year of the popular show; this year it features 150 artists making art out of the same simple pine box (14 in wide, 7 in high and 5 in deep). Take a stop on your way back…



Thanksgiving Weeked 2008

After a big day of eating turkey and hanging out with the family, it’s time to flex your arms and legs and work off the second helping of stuffing!  Head out to Point Reyes. Here are some great things to do: See if the fish are spawning; check for updates and tours at SPAWN (Salmon…



Obama in Olema?

West Marin and the Point Reyes area has more than its fair share of creative personalities. Kelly from the Olema Cottages created a Obama sign that mimics the Olema town sign.



Point Reyes As Classroom

I’ve certainly seen many nature-based educational classes and scout troupes come through Point Reyes; here’s the California College of the Arts having a two-week professional course on Sustainable Design in Point Reyes and SF. From their site: You learn about biomimicry, sustainable grape growing, and organic farm methods while you kayak on Tomales Bay, visit…