A world of wonders is Dead Ahead at The Uncarved Block. This Deadheads’ paradise boasts the world’s largest collection of Grateful Dead Memorabilia, including everything from backstage passes and guitars to Jerry Garcia’s refrigerator. This collection includes rare and autographed items, signed Jerry Garcia lithographs, rare books and posters, as well as other sought-after band paraphernalia, from limited, discontinued items to one-of-a-kind treasures.
Beyond the Dead, you will see a dazzling variety of wares, from minerals and meteorites to jewelry, exquisite gemsone beads, sculpture, books and art. Choose from handmade crafts from talented local artists working in carving, wire-wrap, beading, lost-wax casting and other mediums, as well as incredible pieces of signed and collectible art from around the world.
Store owners Pü Tzu and Paul Forster also offer services from their store, including a locator service to help you find those elusive items to complete your own collections, as well as supplies and instruction in the lapidary arts. Check out their popular rare mineral Facebook auction site, (Uncarved Block).
The Uncarved Block is located at 110 N. Main St. in Sebastopol. For more information, call (707) 829-7625. •the-uncarvedblock.com