ART GALLERY GUIDE

  THE EDGE ART GALLERY, 3916 S. Coast Hwy, Newport, Or. (541) 867-4198.  Gallery, classes and blow your own glass.  Located on Hwy 101, 1/2 mile south of the Yaquina Bay Bridge in Newport.   With over 25 diverse artists in the gallery, many of whom are local. 

 

  INSCAPES GALLERY, 818 SW Bay Blvd., Newport (541) 265-6843.   Located on the Newport Bayfront Inscapes Gallery features works by nearly 400 artists. Precision wood turnings, such as bowls, platters, vases and other vessels remain a principle feature at Inscapes Gallery; but original oil paintings, bronze sculptures, steel wall hangings, photography, jewelry, dichroic and fused glass, games, kaleidoscopes and furniture remain staples of the gallery.  Now featuring festive and gourmet foods.

  GALLERY/STUDIO MICHAEL GIBBONS , 140 NE Alder, Toledo, Or. 97391. (541) 336-2797. Artist Michael Gibbons has earned national and international recognition and honors with his sensitive on-site paintings of his surrounding countryside.  Gallery Michael Gibbons is located in the historic "Vicarage" in Toledo. Gallery hours are Thursday through Sunday, 11 AM - 6 PM and by appointment.   

    

  

OCEAN BEACHES GLASS BLOWING, 11175 NW Coast Hwy, Seal Rock, Or. 97376  (541) 563-8632  1-888-469-7449.   Second location now open in Newport at 861-B NW Beach Dr. Newport, in the Historic Nye Beach District  541-264-8504.    Hand Blown Art Glass and other fine art, bowls, lamp shades and vases.

  FORINASH GALLERY, at the Coast Guard end of Newport's Historic Bayfront in Newport, Or. 97365 (541) 265-8483. Award winning photography by Chuck Forinash, featuring decor and stock photography of the Oregon Coast with an emphasis on Lighthouses and Bridges. Featuring lighthouses of the northwest, historic images of Newport and the Oregon Coast and posters of animals, florals, seascapes and reproductions. Custom prints available from 8 X 10 to 40 X 60. Framing available. Call, write or stop by for more information. Free Lighthouse Card to first time visitors.

  BRIAN McENENY WOOD CARVING GALLERY, 10727 NW Pacific Coast Hwy Seal Rock, Or. 97376 (541) 563-2452.  In the small coastal community of Seal Rock, (9 miles south of Newport), you'll find the Brian McEneny Woodcarving Gallery. The gallery opened in 1989. While Brian is the only carver that actually carves at the gallery, you'll find the work of 12 to 15 carvers featured in the gallery at any one time. The work you'll see inside the two story gallery varies from small intricately detailed pieces to large smooth free flowing sculptured marine life. 

 

  OREGON COAST GLASSWORKS, 616 E. Olive, Newport (541) 574-8226 (UCAN).  Sculptures, floats, classes, make your own glass classes, cake tops and beads.   Located at the corner of Hwy 20 and Fogarty in Newport. 

  HASTING COASTAL WOODWORKS, 3333 SE Ferry Slip Rd, Newport (541) 867-2992.   Woodturning supplies and local artists.   Located 3 blocks south of the Aquarium.

  TOUCHSTONE GALLERY, 2118 Hwy 101, N. Yachats, Or, (541) 547-4121.  Touchstone gallery brings you selected northwest artists with whimsical, sophisticated and playful designs in jewelry, glass, ceramics, original paintings and bronzes offered to lift you spirit, mind & heart. 10am-5pm

 

  MICHAEL SORENSEN brings Northwest landscapes to life with his vibrant, detailed watercolor style.  He has been awarded with two McCordic art scholarships, four "Peopleís Choice" awards from the Southwest Washington Watercolor Society and "Best Watercolor" at the 2005 Paint the Gorge Plein Air Art Show in Troutdale, Oregon.   Michaelís artwork can be found in Northwest galleries. 

  

  FOR ARTS SAKE GALLERY, 258 NW Coast St., Newport  Or  97365   541.574.9070.   Located in Nye Beach - the 'Art Heart' of Newport - is an artist owned and operated co-op filled with fine art and fine craft created by our members, local artists all.   Follow us on Facebook and learn about new items, openings, parties, invitational shows and other special events    Winter hours: Thurs. - Mon. 10AM - 5PM   www.forartsakegallery.com    

CRYSTAL WIZARD GALLERY, 7150 Gleneden Beach Loop Gleneden Beach  (541) 764-7550.  Quartz crystals, gemstones, amethyst geodes, books, music, candles, incense and unique hand crafted gifts & jewelry.

COOS ART MUSEUM, 235 Anderson, Coos Bay OR 97420 (541) 267-3901. Open Tuesday through Friday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Saturday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Closed Sunday, Monday and all major holidays.