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Great place for local artist.

I like to visit Art on Main whenever we are in Murphy's, Ca. They display a variety of local... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Judith L
Tampa, Florida
Local artists make art

This is a great place to purchase professional art created by Calaveras residents. Its nice to... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Sacramento, California
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466 Main St, Murphys, CA 95247-9627
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I like to visit Art on Main whenever we are in Murphy's, Ca. They display a variety of local artists' works and there is always something to buy at a reasonable price. The cards made by the artists are unique and make wonderful gifts. We...More

Thank Judith L
Reviewed 28 July 2018

This is a great place to purchase professional art created by Calaveras residents. Its nice to pick up a note card, jewelry, paintings and more that is not a duplicate of what you buy in the malls.

1  Thank stella614
Reviewed 19 June 2018

What a great place to just stop in and take a look. There is really nice artwork at reasonable prices. And the artist in the shop was so incredibly helpful and knowledgable... it was a nice venture from the norm. I loved it.

Thank Nancy E
Reviewed 24 March 2018

This is a cooperative art gallery in the heart of downtown Murphys, exhibiting a dozen or more artists' works. Everything is included from oil painting, watercolors, ceramics and even fabric and metal art. The exhibits change periodically so you get a feel for the local...More

1  Thank shlamont
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We stopped in and had a lovely chat with one of the artists. There is quite a variety and we stayed for almost an hour enjoying the art. As we left, the woman who chatted with us even gave us a free necklace.

Thank Joette G
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Colorful paintings by local artists. Lots of hand made jewelry at reasonable prices.This is always a must stop for us.

1  Thank Judy S
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We always stop at local art galleries. This little shop had nice art associated with the local areas....lakes, mountains, trees, buildings, etc. The lady who runs the shop, directed me to some nice jewelry made by locals. I was taken by a painting of a...More

Thank 323maureens
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Wonderful building and garden leads you into some very nice works of art. This seems to be a co op gallery with member artists running the gallery. Very friendly gallery to visit.

Reviewed 2 August 2016

A nice selection of jewelry. I found several nice gift to bring home to the family well within the budget. Interesting selection of artwork.

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Art on Main has art made by local residents. If you are in the market for a deal on excellent art, I recommend taking a look. One of the local artists will be there to assist you in selecting one of a kind art.

Thank KaarnEgge
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