Open Wed-Sun 11am-4pm, Closed Mon/Tues
Arcata Artisans is an exciting cooperative endeavor of 30+ accomplished Humboldt County artists. We use a variety of styles and media to present exquisitely appointed artwork to the public. In our fine art and craft gallery and gift shop, you will find a wide selection of representational and abstract paintings, prints, jewelry, photographs, ceramics, weaving, and sculpture for the home and garden.
Open Tuesday-Saturday 12-5pm, Sundays 12-4, Closed Mondays.
Specializing in plant-based wellness, personalized skin and body care, essential oil readings, clothing, jewelry, art, gifts and more. We create a sacred space in which local art is celebrated. Woman owned and operated.
Open Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12pm-5pm
Moonrise Herbs was established in Arcata, California, in 1985 with the mission to be an outlet for beautifully vibrant, high-quality herbs and tea blends, along with a variety of tinctures, extracts, essential oils, supplements and natural body care products. Moonrise Herbs is proud to supply over 400 beautifully vibrant, bulk herbs and tea blends of the highest quality. Whenever possible, our bulk herbs and teas are organically grown, locally grown or ethically wildcrafted. We buy from small companies to assure great quality, vibrancy, color and scent. We also love to create several tea blends ourselves.
Check our website for details on classes in physical and virtual studio space including our NEW Movewell Mobile series!
Movewell is a movement studio in downtown Arcata that is dedicated to providing a brave space to inspire you to love your body through movement. We are primarily a Pilates studio that recognizes all forms of movement can contribute to overall well being. We offer Pilates, Barre, Dance, Yoga, and Aerial Yoga group classes, personal sessions, workshops, and special events. We believe that everybody deserves the opportunity to move well. When we move our body, we move our mind, and move our soul. Wherever you are on your movement journey, we are here to support you and invite you to move well. All bodies, all levels of movers, every body is welcome, and we cannot wait to Movewell with you!
No indoor classes in the Purple tier, but there are online offerings in several styles. Thank you to the community helping keep this newly non-profit collective afloat. Most updates are posted on Facebook.
Open Tues-Sat 11am-5pm
The Garden Gate is an experience for your senses. Aesthetically pleasing, inspired and full of life, it features gifts for yourself, your home and your garden. The Garden Gate is a woman-owned interior/exterior store located on the Plaza. Established in 1987, it was purchased by the current owner, Kate Christensen in 1999.
Currently creating online content while the physical doors are closed. Check website for links and project updates!
“The Sanctuary exists to creatively connect people with resources, experiences, ideas, and each other. Located in downtown Arcata, CA, the Sanctuary is a community arts center and non-profit organization based in an historic building that was constructed in 1916 to be the Arcata Women’s Clubhouse. Today, it is a bustling community center, gallery, artist residency, library, music venue, and workshop, with lab facilities including printmaking, ceramics, textiles, small metals, book arts, woodworking, music recording, bicycle repair, culinary arts, gardening, homesteading, and more.”
Please check social media for current class offerings, including a full online schedule of classes!
With a variety of innovative classes that focus on fluidity of movement and the unity of breath, we believe through the practice of yoga and movement you can create a strong, clear and connected body, mind and spirit. Our studio is light, bright and airy; filled with natural light and fresh air. Complimentary yoga mats, cotton blankets, natural cork blocks and straps are available. We offer the perfect environment to learn, discover and expand your heart, mind, and body.
Please call for an appointment.
Waves is an energetic and friendly studio located in the Creamery District of Arcata California. We are a team of experienced and creative hair artists. We offer a full spectrum of hair services, customized for the individual. Waves also offers gallery space for local artists to display and sell their work. If you are looking for a one of a kind painting or a unique gift, come check out what our community has to offer.