The ARTery is a small, family run business located in the Atascadero Arts District


Come to us for fine art supplies, custom picture framing, gallery space, cards and gifts.
All sorts of miscellaneous events happen here such as demos, art openings, and community activities.
You are welcome to just stop by to hang out, create, and hear about what's new around town..

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5890 Traffic Way
Atascadero, CA



Tu-F 11–6p
Sa 11–4p





gallery and events

Under $200 Art Show

Well Over a dozen artists of a variety of skill level and media have submitted their work for this year’s show!

Come by to see this eclectic collection of art works by various local artists of all ages, experience, and mediums.


Submissions accepted until November 12th
Artists reception on November 30th
Show runs until January 15th

What's Happening

Our annual under $200 art show.

Who's Part of This

Unjuried, open submission, easy going art show.

The artist reception will be Friday, November 30th from 6 to 9pm.

Come by for light refreshments

art supply

we carry a variety of fine art supply

Gamblin Oil


Watercolor, Acrylic, Oil Paints



Pencils, Pens, Markers, and Accesories

Ampersand Display


Canvas, Paper, Panels, etc.  



Brushes, Knives, Palettes, Containers, Etc.

Custom Framing


All framing is done with conservation in mind along with design. We do all work in house and by hand, so you can be sure whatever you find precious is treated with the upmost care.

The ARTery Mural


The Mural

The ARTery's largest wall features a rotating mural changed every year or two. Stop by to see the latest iteration "Tree City" by Marian Galczenski. 


 "Tree City" by Marian Galczenski

"Tree City" by Marian Galczenski

Past murals

Eight different artists collaborated on this sticker themed mural in 2017.

by Tommii Lim, 2015

support for the tree mural! the first ARTery mural painted by Reilly Baker in 2012.

Want to paint a mural?

although the next few murals artists are lined up already, contact us with a proposal of what you would like to paint on our wall.