Kelley House Holiday Gift Guide – For Art and Water Tower Lovers


Wow someone special with this gorgeous print depicting some of Mendocino’s iconic (and still standing) water towers. Limited, signed and numbered prints by local artist Michelle Noe. $85.00

ink graphic of watertowers

This fantastical collage depicts 15 of Mendocino’s iconic water towers entwined with some of the town’s unique flora. The exquisitely detailed design captures the magic of Mendocino and invites you to meander up the pathways to discover its many treasures. Each print is signed and numbered by the artist.

This is the first run of prints with this artwork and will be the only run in this color ink. It is a dark, warm grey ink, screen printed by hand on French Paper Company’s construction weight, 100lb Cover, Recycled White (color) paper. There are 60 prints in this edition. Since each print is made by hand, there are some slight variations in the inking consistency from print to print. The paper size is 24″w x 20″h. The artwork is 18.5″w x 16″h. Print will be shipped in a poster tube.

Local graphic designer and artist Michelle Noe has lived on the Mendocino Coast for the past 19 years, but her love for Mendocino has been present ever since she was a kid. She was excited to collaborate with the Kelley House Museum on this project and hopes you will feel the enchantment of this area as much as she does.

Shop online or purchase in the museum, Thursday—Monday, 11am—3pm.