Video About Norton Factory Studios!

We are very pleased to share this video about the who, the what, and the why behind our community.  It was a lot of fun to shoot and really captures the spirit of Norton Factory Studios. Enjoy!

Video by Nicholas Lea Bruno

Six new artist studios now available!

We are pleased to announce six new semi-private fine artist studios are available for rent beginning February 1.

These new studios range in size from 200 to 225 square feet and rent for $400 to $450 a month. All studios have plentiful natural light and access to a shared kitchenette. Rent…

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Winter Open Studios Artist: Katherine Meyer

Katherine Meyer, a Norton Factory resident artist, will open the doors of her studio to the public the weekend of December 7th and 8th.

Katherine makes 3×4 foot charcoal drawings, and much of her work depicts San Francisco Bay parklands, as well as the Big Island of Hawai’i and the coast of…

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Show and sell your work at Norton Factory – Holiday Open Studios and Arts and Crafts Fair

We are excited to be a participating site in Jingletown’s Annual Winter Open Studios and are looking for 15 to 20 artisans to join us.  Click here to apply!

Dates: Saturday and Sunday, December 7th and 8th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Details: You will be assigned an 8′ table to display and…

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Welcome, Joevic Yeban!

Norton Factory Studios welcomes the very talented painter Joevic Yeban! His atmospheric cityscapes capture the complex relationship between the man-made and the natural. Using a variety of painting techniques, Joevic creates skyscrapers that disappear into fog and streets that melt into

View more of Joevic’s work on his website,

East Bay Open Studios Artist: Howie Katz

Howie Katz is a Norton Factory Resident Artist and will be opening his studio doors to the public during East Bay Open Studios.

Howie uses software, projections, and physical objects to create interactive, personalized installations that bring the virtual world of social media into the real world. His work addresses the…

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Studio Mate Sought

Norton Factory Studios is once again playing matchmaker! Today we are looking for a studio mate for the immensely talented emerging artist Heather Day.

It is easy to get lost in Heather’s evocative work. Layers of paint, fibers, and line interact as though in conversation. Each piece is a product of an experience, leaving behind documentation…

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Welcome NFS Resident Artist Katherine Meyer!

Norton Factory Studios welcomes the extraordinarily talented artist Katherine Meyer!  Katherine’s lush and contemplative oversize charcoal drawings invite the viewer in to a human-less, yet very personal, landscape.

Of her work, Katherine says, “Being alone in nature has always sustained and strengthened me. In my twenties, I lived for 5 years…

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Studio Mate Sought

From time to time, Norton Factory Studios likes to play matchmaker. Today, we’re looking for a studio mate for the extraordinarily talented artist Olivia Chen. Olivia works in oil and other 2-D media. To learn more about Olivia and view her amazing work, visit And, if you think you are…

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Save the Date – Norton Factory Open Studios 2013

Join us the first two weekends in June for Norton Factory Open Studios! You won’t believe your eyes at the transformation the building has undergone!

We’ll kick it off in style with an artists’ reception on Saturday, June 1st from 5 to 10 p.m.

For more details on Open…

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