First Friday at the Treehouse, featuring Coco Virostko

Nov 3, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

We are blessed to be featuring the visual art of Coco Virostko, and a reunion of the wonderful home known as The Palace and their magical powers of hospitality. Coco Virostko is a Santa Cruz based artist inspired by the beauty of our local coastline, especially the ocean. She works primarily in watercolor and oils with an emphasis on color and movement in her pieces. Coco, Christy, Sasha and Tricia will delight our senses with art, cookies, and hot drinks as we celebrate life, and community, and being together in the long, cool nights of fall. Come on by!

First Friday with Angela Stucky

Oct 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

Come and view the beautiful creations of Angela Stucky along with the vibrational sounds of the talented Eric Winders.

First Friday at the Treehouse: Healers Crafts Fair

Dec 1, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

Come celebrate the coming winter at the Treehouse, and support your local healers! Handmade oil blends, teas, healing and soothing art, and bodywork gift certificates will be on sale.

First Friday: Treehouse Practitioners Group Show

Jan 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

We are so pleased to present this special show for you! Join us for a special First Friday offering featuring the visual, musical and performance art of the healing arts practitioners who make up our multitalented collective.

First Friday at the Treehouse, Featuring Oni

Oct 7, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

Come and be moved by the artwork of friend of the Treehouse, Oni! We can't wait to see how she works with our space, and brings color and form to our walls.

First Friday at the Treehouse featuring Aldina Stained Glass

Sep 2, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

We have been so lucky at the Treehouse to hang some Aldina's mind-bendingly beautiful stained glass art! Tonight we get to showcase more of her work in a solo show, and stimulate your senses as you watch the light play with her otherwordly works.

First Friday at the Treehouse featuring Elizabeth Vines

Aug 5, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

The Treehouse is honored to host a solo show of one of its very own: painter Elizabeth Vines! Elizabeth is a painter as well as a massage practitioner at the Treehouse. Her work has a healing quality, even as it challenges the viewer with strong lines!

First Friday Santa Cruz at the Treehouse, Featuring Sasha Neese:)

Jul 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

First Friday again! This time in downtown Santa Cruz at the lovely Treehouse wellness studio. Snacks, art and smiles provided. Just bring yourself! The Treehouse is so pleased to be offering this showing of the work of photographer Sasha Neese. Come and be moved by the beautiful images she creates.

First Friday at the Treehouse, featuring the Treehouse collective Healing Arts Practitioners!

Jun 3, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

All of us have many blessings and skills. In this month’s special event we will be featuring the expressive art of the healing artists who make up the Treehouse! The evening will include: Musical and poetry performances by SarahJoy Zell, Lanakila Iesu, and Paloma Glasser Visual art by Elizabeth Vines, Charmian Traynor, and Bernadine Rosso An art table for you to make your own collage creation hosted by Bernadine Rosso And delicious treats and drinks created by SarahJoy Zell, Bernadine Rosso, and our fellow healers. We are so happy to host you! Come on by. The Treehouse collective is: SarahJoy Zell, Craniosacral Therapist: Charmian Traynor, Acupuncturist and Massage Therapist Maria Fernandez, Hendrickson Method Bodyworker Bernadine Rosso, Ontological Coach: Emily Pugh, Massage Therapist Samantha Rose Johnson, Massage Therapist Ashrai Pamela Dawn, Massage and Energy Practitioner Lanakila Iesu, LomiLomi practitioner Paloma Glasser, Thai Yoga Massage practitioner Elizabeth Vines, Massage Therapist Peggy Osmonson, Massage Therapist Cecily Heath, Massage Therapist

Alex Krause: First Friday Art Show

May 6, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

Alex is a 16 year old Sophomore in high school. He loves creating art in a Zen tangle form using Sharpies and his own freehand expression. He loves making music, acting and singing as well. His art will be for sale and he will be available for questions at the event! Food and drink will be served and you can see what we are up to at the Treehouse in general. right downtown we make it easy for you to step in and say "Hi"... hope to see you! You'll find us on the mezzanine so don't take the elevator. We are just up the first flight of stairs to the right.

Intro to Reflexology Workshop

Apr 25, 2016 @ 9:00 am

We are honored to be offering a reflexology course at the Treehouse this spring! This will be taught by an experienced reflexology educator and provide 20 hours of continuing education to bodywork professionals, and it is open to the public. The cost will be $400 with an early bird special of $360 before March 20. Here are the details: Monday-Wednesday April 25-27 at the Treehouse, 108 Locust St, suite C in downtown Santa Cruz. 9-5 on Monday and Tuesday, 9-1 on Wednesday To register, contact Treesha DiGuido on FB or at 773-415-3222 or

The No Joke April Fools First Friday Handmade Print Sale!

Apr 1, 2016 @ 7:00 pm

Come one, come all!!! It's time for the second First Friday Print Sale at the Tree House! Invite all your friends to check out the art of an amazing team of printmakers and buy our work! Hang out, drink wine, eat snacks, look at art, and purchase some incredible andmade prints, patches, stickers and more at super affordable prices! All Forms of Payment are accepted! Dont miss it! Featured Artistsn Include: Whitney Humphreys, Star Huson, Paolina Fisher, Daniel Fernandez, Celia Fong, Jazel Munoz, Emily Meehan, Campbell Steers, Webster Q. Nguyen, Ethan Snyderman, Oliver Witcroft a.k.a. Dankle J. Watson, and Sarah Hornsby First Friday Santa Cruz

First Friday at the Treehouse featuring Nicola Buffa

Mar 4, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

We are blessed to show the work of San Francisco-based visual artist Nicola Buffa. Nicola brings visionary images of healing to the Treehouse, capturing moments of transformation, with symbolic (and literal!) doorways to potent moments. Her offerings to the community at Friday's opening include her paintings, as well as healing orgonite objects and transformational journals available to purchase as you continue on your own journey. Please come and celebrate with us, and enjoy the experience of this healing space! As always there will be community, fun, laughter, stories, snacks and music to share with all who come.

Essential oil class- It’s free!

Jan 14, 2016 @ 7:00 pm

In this class you will learn what an essential oil is and how to use them, the importance of quality and education on the many effective methods for using essential oils to support your general health and well being including; emotional imbalances, physical discomfort and pain, insomnia, digestion, headaches, stress and immunity support. There will be free samples and you will experience the oils firsthand in the class. There will be an opportunity to purchase oils.

Treehouse 1st Friday! Holiday PRINT SALE feat. Whitney Humphreys & friends

Dec 4, 2015 @ 6:00 pm

Come celebrate with us! Christmas and the winter holidays are drawing near, and we're gonna get together and celebrate with over 10 amazing local artists. As always, we'll have snacks and refreshments, music, and community!

Tonight! First Friday at the Treehouse, featuring Irene O’Connell

Nov 6, 2015 @ 6:00 pm

We're back ladies and gentlemen, and so proud to offer the work of artist and activist Irene O'Connell. This will also be the Soft Opening of our expanded two-room studio. You will be some of the very first to see our new arrangement before it becomes settled into what it will become! Check out more about Irene and her work at and

Self love women’s circle

Oct 30, 2015 @ 7:00 pm

Circle up with other women as we explore what it means to develop a practice of self care as a way of cultivating and deepening a sense of self love. Bring a cushion to sit on, an object that represents self love to you and any other women you know who may benefit from participating as well. There is no charge for this event. Hope to see you!

Stoke the Creative fire with Mina Marmol and Sarah Joy

May 31, 2015 @ 3:30 pm

Do feel stuck in your life, or in your body? Is mental or physical stagnation keeping you from leading the life you dream of? Let's light a fire and open ourselves up to feeling amazing, and letting our creativity shine bright! Join healing arts practitioners and creative souls Mina Marmol and Sarah Joy Zell as they walk you through opening up the flow of creating art, and creating art as a healing practice. Come ready to move and create. This course is for practicing artists and for folks who are curious about the creative process. $15. This is first in a five-part series of workshops by Mina, focusing on each of the five elements.