Celebrating 16 years in 2020, the next Seaside First Saturday Art Walk will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7th. It is a free event that observes COVID-19 guidelines and is in the Historic Gilbert District located between Broadway Street and Holladay Drive in downtown Seaside.
#1. TigerLily Gallery, 613 Broadway St.
Featuring Michelle Rassp, a contemporary artist with a BA in Biological Illustration from Cal State and a MA in Education from Pepperdine. Her work shows art influences from Picasso, Echer, and Dali in the use of abstract surrealism, a pen with ink, and watercolor.
#2. Pizza a'fetta, 611 Broadway St.
Featuring hand-painted wall murals by Oregon artist Donny Masterson, who has a special interest in photography and film. One of the top boutique inns on the Oregon Coast, the Stephanie Inn, has rooms that feature artwork from Masterson.
#3. SunRose Gallery, 606 Broadway St.
Featured artists for November are sand dollar mosaic artist and painter Mimi Cernyar Fox, stained glass mosaic artist Anna Meyrick and upcycle mixed media artist Patty Thurlby.
#4. Pacific Heirloom Art and Collectables, 608 Broadway St
Featuring a collection of lighthouses in all mediums such as clay, stone, resin, and ceramic. Many depict the 11 ones sighted along the coast of Oregon which is still standing as a tribute to the maritime history of years gone by. To name a few: Cape Blanco, Cape Arago, Umpqua River, Heceta, Yaquina Bay, Yaquina Head, Cape Meares, and, of course, the Tillamook Lighthouse in Seaside.
#5. Fairweather House and Gallery, 612 Broadway St.
The opening reception for WILD BEAUTY from NW artists Mike Brown, Karen Doyle, Agnes Field, Dorota Haber-Leigh, Lee Munsell, Ron Nicolaides, Neal Maine, and Vanessa K. Stokes. Introducing wildlife artist Leopoldine Brew with art that was honored with an award representing the United State in the 2020 International Recognition Arts Competition. The strength of the exhibition lies in the detailed and multivariate perspectives each artist brings showing a different viewpoint to see wild beauty.