Saturday, November 21, 2015

"Santa Baby...."  aRt Cottage has a real treat for all this December.  Come check out our Christmas Craft Show running from December 1 to December 31st.  Artists from the area are selling their hand made, one of a kind, unique pieces.  Tell your elves to relax...our local artists are helping you to get those extra items for friends and family.  Christmas Party for the artists will be December 5 from 2-5.  The public is invited to have treats, drinks, music and enjoy life at aRt Cottage.

Friday, October 23, 2015

All about Gift Giving for December

aRt Cottage is growing in students and wants you to know how much fun we have.  Go to the classes page and put in your interests.  A class can be arranged according to your schedule.  You pay as you go - only $15 per each one hour session.  All materials are supplied.  Together we can make beautiful art and have fun.
Encaustic (melted wax)

Sewing; a bandana for Keiko

 Ceramics - real clay

 Acrylic painting

Saturday, August 22, 2015

TWIN BROTHERS OF DIFFERENT MOTHERS an exhibition of the art of spirit

The Current Show at aRt Cottage is

                                                                                   Mustang by Martin Biro
                           Pueblo Pottery by Jerry Dunbar

show is NOW OPEN through Sept. 2015

aRt Cottage has sooooo much to offer.  Check out our classes page and let us know what your interests are.  A class can be arranged according to your available time.  We have private and semi private classes for children ranging in age from 5 to 95!!!  Come check it out and join the fun.
watercolors from a spray bottle...
If this doesn't catch your fancy scroll down to see more.

Ceramics is fun too!

Tuesday, June 30, 2015


The aRt Cottage is pleased to announce our July show. For the second year we will be hosting the Artist Getaway. Artist Getaway is an adventure for artists who want to have an art trip without instruction.  This group paints in the Sierra foothills, redwood forest and at the beach.  These painting vacations are for artists of all mediums and abilities.  They are free to paint their way, their style, in a relaxing setting with artists on vacation.  For more information visit their website at

The 2nd Annual Artist Getaway Show will be at aRt Cottage from July 1st to the 31st.  The Reception is July 9th from 6-9pm.  There will be music, refreshments, wine and wonderful art.  A People's Choice award will be presented at 8:30, so please come early to vote.

-Vincent Van Gogh

Best Wishes,

Tuesday, May 26, 2015


This is the second annual show by a group of colleagues who paint the figure every Thursday.  They are experienced artists and enjoy the commitment to paint as well as the opportunity to paint from live, professional models, many of who are a part of the Bay Area Model Guild.  The exhibit will feature mixed media, oil, acrylic and many surprises. The viewer will see and appreciate that the body is truly a beautiful landscape.   aRt Cottage is honored to feature their work for the month of June

Friday, April 24, 2015

May is the month for FROgard to share a little bit of herself with aRt Cottage patrons.  This is the fourth year of realizing a dream come true and reflecting on how aRt Cottage came to be and where it is going.  FROgard will be sharing her art with the general public by having her first solo show at aRt Cottage. The exhibit will include pieces from 10 years of her work exploring many mediums.  Ceramics, watercolors, charcoals, monotypes, acrylics, and oils will be featured.  Come meet FROgard and hear about her work and a journey of exploration.