Bows Collective


My little family moved into the WAREHOUSE ARTIST LOFTS (WAL) a few weeks ago, and we are very excited to have a little more space to paint, sew, play music, make jewelry and collaborate with our friends. I started going door-to-door yesterday and introducing myself because I want to know who my neighbors are and […]


Taylor Kohl – “Alm” Anyone who has frequented any number of Bows and Arrows performances during the last two years is bound to have encountered native Sacramento musician Taylor Kohl working diligently behind the sound board, if not performing himself on a handful of occasions with avant-rock outfits Practice and Buff Clout (once). Those who […]

Spring Shopping at the POP UP

While we watch the on-going construction of the new location, you can still shop our selection of VINTAGE, HANDMADE and NEW items at the Downtown Plaza! During the Holiday season, Bows and Arrows had two pop up shops inside the downtown plaza to help bring some locally made goods and unique selections to the mix […]

Mobile Sound Lab with Liz Barton and Skye Bergen

    Mobile Sound Lab: An interactive  sound installation by Liz Barton and Skye Bergen Liz Barton is a performer, educator, multimedia artist, and a “maker of sound and other wondrous things. Skye Bergen is an artist, organizer, and punk-rock drummer. Together they conceived and initiated the Mobile Sound Lab.Their first stop is here at […]

Toy Drive Show with Mr. P Chill, Light Skinned Creole & More! 11/27

On November 27th, 2013 at Bows & Arrows members of the Sacramento Hip Hop scene will come together for a Toy Drive to benefit Operation Crachit. Operation Crachit is the yearly Christmas basket program organized by Stanford Settlement Neighborhood Center. This program helps provide Christmas presents to children in need in the Sacramento area. The event, organized by veteran […]

Makers Mart and the 12 Days of Midtown

Each year from December 1-12 Midtown kicks off the holiday season with 12 days of Midtown, featuring  events and specials that are sure to fill visitors and residents with holiday cheer. This event showcases local businesses and organizations through festive activities that engage the public to make Midtown a part of their holiday traditions.Throughout the […]

Friday, November 1st. Capitol Public Radio Print Party and Art Opening with live printing by Paul Imagine

Join us on Friday, November 1st in supporting our local CAPITOL PUBLIC RADIO station and local artists. Congratulations to this year’s PRINT RADIO winners – Will Yoshimura, Rita Okusako and Christian Lejeau!  These selected designs will be hand-printed on shirts and tank tops. On November 1st, poster artist PAUL IMAGINE  will be at the Bows gallery […]

VOTE for your favorite PRINT RADIO design!

Capital Public Radio and Bows & Arrows have collaborated in asking artist to submit original works of art for a “Print Radio” contest. The three winning designs will be purchased at $500 each. Selections will be on our gallery walls in November including a live printing by PAUL IMAGINE of the awarded design. But we need YOUR help […]

NIGHT: A Special Ruhstaller Beer Collaboration with Jose Di Gregorio, 10/4

Sacramento’s Ruhstaller Brewing Company has teamed up with local artists to create a special line of beers featuring unique designs. “Night” is the second release in this line (the first being Melissa Arendt’s Tripel Dipper), and features art by Jose Di Gregorio. Jose’s cosmic, geometric designs are becoming well known around Sacramento (and beyond), but […]

Interview with Jose Di Gregorio and Jared Tharp

Interview with Jose Di Gregorio and Jared Tharp By Amy Reed The fullness Di Gregorio lives in his life is evident in his work. He continues to bring our local scene the high energy and camaraderie it needs to thrive. Jared Tharp is an old studio mate and dear friend from Sacramento State days, he is one […]