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Calendar of Events Through June 25

June 23 – 25

Taste of Tacoma, Point Defiance Park. The ultimate family picnic with something for everyone. For info: www.tasteoftacoma.com

 

June 24 – 25

Urban Craft Uprising Summer Show, Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. Seattle’s largest Indie Craft Show.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through June 19

Third Thursday

Edmonds Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.edmondsartwalk.com

Third Thursday in Kent 4 – 7pm, www.thirdthursdaykent.com

Tacoma Art Mingle when Tacoma museums offer free admission and galleries are open from 5 – 8pm.

 

Thru Mid-October

Leavenworth Village Art in the Park is the longest running art show in the Northwest. All weekends.

 

June 16 – 18

Edmonds Arts Festival Celebrates 60 Years One of the Pacific Northwest’s largest arts celebrations. It’s a free fun-filled Fathers’ Day Weekend in Edmonds. Fri. 10am – 8pm, Sat. 10am – 8pm, Sun. 10am – 6pm.www.edmondsartsfestival.com

 

Meeker Days Festival, Downtown Puyallup. The largest street festival in Pierce County. www.puyallupmainstreet.com

 

Fremont Fair & Parade offers a craft market and art activities. www.fremontsolstice.com

Calendar of Art Walks Through June 11

Second Thursday

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. capitolhillartwalk.com

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com

 

Second Friday

Belltown Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.belltownartwalk.com

Phinney Wood Art Up Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. artupphinneywood.com

Kirkland Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.kirklandartwalk.com

 

Second Saturday

Ballard Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.ballardartwalk.com

Central District Art Walk is from 1 – 5pm. At various locations around 23rd Ave. and E. Cherry St. www.seattleartists.com

Georgetown Art Attack is from 6 – 9pm. www.georgetownartattack.com

Port Angeles Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.olympicpeninsula.org

Poulsbo Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.historicdowntownpoulsbo.com/ArtWalk.html.

San Juan Island Annual Artists’ Studio Tour June 3, 4

Take the ferry at Anacortes to Friday Harbor this weekend for the 26th. Annual Artists’ Studio Tour. This year 20 mutually supportive island art studios with over 60 artists have joined together to create the largest weekend event yet. Take the self-guided tour to visit personal studios around the island and watch great art in the making. A free event, the SJI Artists’ Studio Tour showcases individual art studios along with guest artists and musicians amid luscious gardens and breathtaking views. Sign up for a raffle at each studio for a chance at local fine art. Maps and brochures are available online for your convenience at www.sanjuanislandartists.com and at many local businesses in Friday Harbor. Takes place Saturday and Sunday between 10am and 5pm.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through June 4

First Thursday

Gallery Walks in Pioneer Square and the Seattle Art Museum area, 5 – 8pm.

Downtown Museum and Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park are free all day on First Thursdays.www.firstthursdayseattle.com

Art in the Park at South Lake Union Park. May through Oct. 11am – 7pm. Free admission at Museum of History and Industry. For more information: www.nwartalliance.com

SLU Art Walk from 5 – 8pm Oct. and May. South Lake Union event features temporary art shows in multiple venues run by Shunpike.

Silverdale Artwalk, March – Nov. 5 – 8pm, Meet at Lisa Stirrett Glass Art Studio, 9536 NW Silverdale Way. 360/613-5472

 

First Friday

Anacortes Galleries are open 6 – 9pm. www.anacortesart.com

Bainbridge Island Galleries are open from 6 – 8pm. www.bainbridgedowntown.org.

Bellingham Downtown Art Walk is from 6 – 10pm. www.downtownbellingham.com/artwalk

Bremerton Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Bremerton. www.ci.bremerton.wa.us

Ellensburg Art Walk is from 5 – 7:30pm in historic downtown Ellensburg. www.ci.ellensburg.wa.us

Fremont Art Walk is 6 – 9pm. www.fremontfirstfriday.com

Issaquah Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm, May – September in downtown Issaquah. www.downtownissaquah.com

Port Orchard Art Walk downtown May – October 5 – 8pm. www.pobsa.com

Sequim Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Sequim. www.sequimartwalk.com

Vashon Island Gallery Cruise is from 6 – 9pm. www.stov.us/art/firstFriday.html

 

First Saturday

La Conner Galleries are open April – Oct. 5 – 8pm as part of the Skagit Valley Art Escape. www.skagitvalleyartescape.com

Langley on Whidbey Island Art Walk is from 5 – 7pm. www.visitlangley.com

Port Townsend Art Walk is from 5:30 – 8:30pm. www.ptguide.com/arts-music-theatre/158-gallery-walks

Queen Anne Art Walk is from 4 – 7pm. See map at www.queenanneview.com/tag/art-walk/

 

May Thru Mid-October

Leavenworth Village Art in the Park is the longest running art show in the Northwest. All weekends.

 

June 2 – 3

Anacortes Summer Art Walk in Old Town, Fri. 6 – 9pm, Sat. 10am – 5pm. Call Kathy at Scott Milo Gallery, 360-293-6938.

 

June 3

Artists’ Garage Sale, Schack Art Center, 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Features Glass, ceramics, art supplies, paintings, old stock, seconds, and new stock–all at garage sale prices. www.schack.org.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through May 21

Third Thursday

Edmonds Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.edmondsartwalk.com

Third Thursday in Kent 4 – 7pm, www.thirdthursdaykent.com

Tacoma Art Mingle when Tacoma museums offer free admission and galleries are open from 5 – 8pm.

 

May 19 – 21

45th Annual Ellensburg National Western Art Show & Auction, Kittitas Valley Event Center, Fri. – Sat. 10am – 10pm, Sun. 10am – 3pm.

Viking Fest celebrates Poulsbo’s Scandinavian heritage. Downtown and along the waterfront.

 

May 20

Penn Cove Water Festival features Native American canoe racing, arts and crafts, entertainment, 11am – 5pm, Coupeville.

 

May 20 – 21

University District Street Fair, longest running street festival in the nation. www.udistrictstreetfair.org.

 

Camano Island Annual Weekend Studio Tour plus Encore Weekend, 10am – 5pm. www.camanoarts.org

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through May 14

Second Wednesday

Wallingford Art Walk starts at 6pm each month. Visit www.wallingford.org

Second Thursday

Gig Harbor Art Walk along the waterfront in the summer until 8pm. www.gigharborguide.com

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. capitolhillartwalk.com

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com

 

Second Friday

Belltown Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.belltownartwalk.com

Phinney Wood Art Up Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. artupphinneywood.com

Kirkland Art Walk is from noon – 8pm. www.kirklandartwalk.com

 

Second Saturday

Ballard Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.ballardartwalk.com

Central District Art Walk is from 1 – 5pm. At various locations around 23rd Ave. and E. Cherry St. www.seattleartists.com

Georgetown Art Attack is from 6 – 9pm. www.georgetownartattack.com

Port Angeles Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.olympicpeninsula.org

Poulsbo Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.historicdowntownpoulsbo.com/ArtWalk.html.

 

May 12 – 13

Phinney Greenwood Art Walk. Over 40 locations between 65th and 87th streets, Fri. 6 – 9pm, Sat. noon – 5pm.

 

May 12 – 14, 20 – 21

Camano Island Annual Mothers’ Day Weekend Studio Tour plus Encore Weekend, 10am – 5pm. www.camanoarts.org

 

May 13 – 14

Kirkland Artists’ Studio Tour 2017, 10am – 6pm. Call Kirkland Arts Center for locations: 425-822-7161.

 

Vashon Island Art Studio Tour from 10am – 5pm- Vashon Island artists collectively throw open their studio doors to the public. Founded in the 1970’s by several dedicated artists, the tour has grown to over 100 artists. Colorful brochures with maps and studio descriptions are available at most Vashon Island businesses. Get a sneak preview on the Vashon Island Art Studio Tour Facebook page and on their blog. Ferry schedules can be found at Washington State ferry website.

Art Walks and Special Events Through May 7

First Thursday

Gallery Walks in Pioneer Square and the Seattle Art Museum area, 5 – 8pm.

Downtown Museum and Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park are free all day on First Thursdays.www.firstthursdayseattle.com

Art in the Park at South Lake Union Park. May through Oct. 11am – 7pm. Free admission at Museum of History and Industry. For more information: www.nwartalliance.com

SLU Art Walk from 5 – 8pm Oct. and May. South Lake Union event features temporary art shows in multiple venues run by Shunpike.

Silverdale Artwalk, March – Nov. 5 – 8pm, Meet at Lisa Stirrett Glass Art Studio, 9536 NW Silverdale Way. 360/613-5472

 

First Friday

Anacortes Galleries are open 6 – 9pm. www.anacortesart.com

Bainbridge Island Galleries are open from 6 – 8pm. www.bainbridgedowntown.org.

Bellingham Downtown Art Walk is from 6 – 10pm. www.downtownbellingham.com/artwalk

Bremerton Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Bremerton. www.ci.bremerton.wa.us

Ellensburg Art Walk is from 5 – 7:30pm in historic downtown Ellensburg. www.ci.ellensburg.wa.us

Fremont Art Walk is 6 – 9pm. www.fremontfirstfriday.com

Issaquah Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm, May – September in downtown Issaquah. www.downtownissaquah.com

Port Orchard Art Walk downtown May – October 5 – 8pm. www.pobsa.com

Sequim Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Sequim. www.sequimartwalk.com

Vashon Island Gallery Cruise is from 6 – 9pm. www.stov.us/art/firstFriday.html

 

First Saturday

La Conner Galleries are open April – Oct. 5 – 8pm as part of the Skagit Valley Art Escape. www.skagitvalleyartescape.com

Langley on Whidbey Island Art Walk is from 5 – 7pm. www.visitlangley.com

Port Townsend Art Walk is from 5:30 – 8:30pm. www.ptguide.com/arts-music-theatre/158-gallery-walks

Queen Anne Art Walk is from 4 – 7pm. See map at www.queenanneview.com/tag/art-walk/

 

May Thru Mid-October

Leavenworth Village Art in the Park is the longest running art show in the Northwest. All weekends.

 

May 3 – 7

Pilchuck Glass School Spring Group Tours. Advance reservations required, minimum group of 10. Call 206-621-8422.

 

May 5

17th Annual Children’s Art Walk from 6 – 9 pm. Whatcom County students will display their works of art  presented by Allied Arts of Whatcom County at 1418 Cornwall in Bellingham. There will be a number of activities for kids and adults, music, and more to celebrate the arts in schools. In addition, Allied Arts Gallery  will feature professional work by Allied Arts Teaching Artists in Whatcom County. Art will stay on display through May 31 in honor of the state wide Arts Education Month.

 

May 6-7 and May 13-14

Vashon Island Art Studio Tour from 10am – 5pm- Vashon Island artists collectively throw open their studio doors to the public. Founded in the 1970’s by several dedicated artists, the tour has grown to over 100 artists. Colorful brochures with maps and studio descriptions are available at most Vashon Island businesses. Get a sneak preview on the Vashon Island Art Studio Tour Facebook page and on their blog. Ferry schedules can be found at Washington State ferry website.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through April 24

Third Thursday

Edmonds Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.edmondsartwalk.com

Third Thursday in Kent 4 – 7pm, www.thirdthursdaykent.com

Tacoma Art Mingle when Tacoma museums offer free admission and galleries are open from 5 – 8pm.

 

Thru April

34th Annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival features lots of arts and crafts exhibitions.

 

Thru April 24

Art in the Schoolhouse at Christianson’s Nursery, Mount Vernon. www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com

 

April 22

Whidbey Island Sculpture Day Tour. The City of Langley proclaims Saturday, April 22 International Sculpture Day. International Sculpture Day is a world-wide celebration involving hundreds of artists, organizations and institutions in over 20 countries championing sculpture and is annually observed on or around April 24. An awards ceremony in Langley will recognize the body of works by internationally recognized sculpture artist, Georgia Gerber for her contribution to communities in support of public art, arts organizations and service organizations. A guided tour of Langley public art will follow the ceremony.

 

April 22

From 10-3pm Tieton Arts & Humanities‘ annual Upper Valley Student Art Show will feature the artwork of K-12 students in the Highland, Naches, and West Valley school districts and Oakridge Montessori. There will be an awards ceremony for the kids at 2pm. BOXX Gallery’s current photography show will be on display.

 

April 22 & 23

For the fourth year, The Depot in Anacortes sponsors a two day Spring Fest on April 22 & 23.  It has all the fun components of the August Art Festival, on a slightly smaller scale.   Some of the favorite booth artists will be there, as well as entertainers, food trucks, and a beer garden.   There will also be activities for the kids and demonstrating artists. Many art studios will be open including Tieton Mosaic, Goathead Press, and Paper Hammer Studios.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through April 16

Second Thursday

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. capitolhillartwalk.com

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com

 

Second Friday

Belltown Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.belltownartwalk.com

Phinney Wood Art Up Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. artupphinneywood.com

Kirkland Art Walk is from noon – 8pm. www.kirklandartwalk.com

 

Thru April

34th Annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival features lots of arts and crafts exhibitions.

 

Thru April 24

Art in the Schoolhouse at Christianson’s Nursery, Mount Vernon. www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com

 

April 15

Art Party in Anacortes from 6 – 9pm.  This FUN-raising event helps  fund the Anacortes School District Cultural Arts Program. Held at the Depot Art Center. The celebration will include dueling pianos entertainment, food-truck small plates, a hosted bar, craft cocktails created by Mixologist Tim Moffitt and a variety of art experiences. And, of course, the ever-important dessert… BumbleBerry Cobbler by Gere-a-Deli.

 

April 15 – 23

Opening on Friday, April 14 at 6pm, this year’s Fine Art Show at the Depot Art Center in Anacortes includes the work of 33 regional artists.   Expect to see painting, photography, fiber, sculpture and mixed media work. This is a juried show, selected by the Festival Curatorial team.  Vote for your favorite artist to receive a $500 Patron’s Choice Award. The show is open daily from 11am – 4pm (closed Easter Sunday).

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through April 9

First Thursday

Gallery Walks in Pioneer Square and the Seattle Art Museum area, 5 – 8pm.

Downtown Museum and Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park are free all day on First Thursdays.www.firstthursdayseattle.com

Art in the Park at South Lake Union Park. May through Oct. 11am – 7pm. Free admission at Museum of History and Industry. For more information: www.nwartalliance.com

SLU Art Walk from 5 – 8pm Oct. and May. South Lake Union event features temporary art shows in multiple venues run by Shunpike.

Silverdale Artwalk, March – Nov. 5 – 8pm, Meet at Lisa Stirrett Glass Art Studio, 9536 NW Silverdale Way. 360/613-5472

 

First Friday

Anacortes Galleries are open 6 – 9pm. www.anacortesart.com

Bainbridge Island Galleries are open from 6 – 8pm. www.bainbridgedowntown.org.

Bellingham Downtown Art Walk is from 6 – 10pm. www.downtownbellingham.com/artwalk

Bremerton Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown . www.ci.bremerton.wa.us

Ellensburg Art Walk is from 5 – 7:30pm in historic downtown Ellensburg. www.ci.ellensburg.wa.us

Fremont Art Walk is 6 – 9pm. www.fremontfirstfriday.com

Issaquah Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm, May – September in downtown Issaquah. www.downtownissaquah.com

Port Orchard Art Walk downtown May – October 5 – 8pm. www.pobsa.com

Sequim Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Sequim. www.sequimartwalk.com

Vashon Island Gallery Cruise is from 6 – 9pm. www.stov.us/art/firstFriday.html

 

Second Saturday

Ballard Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.ballardartwalk.com

Central District Art Walk is from 1 – 5pm. At various locations around 23rd Ave. and E. Cherry St. www.seattleartists.com

Georgetown Art Attack is from 6 – 9pm. www.georgetownartattack.com

Port Angeles Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.olympicpeninsula.org

Poulsbo Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.historicdowntownpoulsbo.com/ArtWalk.html.

 

Thru April

34th Annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival features lots of arts and crafts exhibitions.

 

Thru April 24

Art in the Schoolhouse at Christianson’s Nursery, Mount Vernon. www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through March 26

Fourth Saturday

Bremerton Charleston Arts District Artwalk, noon – 8pm www.ci.bremerton.wa.us/display.php?id=598

 

March 25

Museum of Glass Sixth Annual Slider Cook-with an evening filled with tasty sliders from local South Sound restaurants, a fiery glassblowing show by John Miller, and swinging tunes from Seattle band The Dusty 45s. Tickets include slider tastings, a cook-off with local celebrity judges, and a festive silent auction. Members receive a $5 discount. Don’t miss out, get your tickets now! Please be advised, the museum will close at 3pm on Sat. March 25 in preparation for Slider.

 

March 25 – 26

Spring Best of the Northwest Art and Fine Craft Show. www.nwartalliance.org

 

March 26

Admirers of Veryl Goodnight can meet the artist in person at the Tacoma Art Museum on Sunday, March 26, at 2 pm. Goodnight is presenting a talk as the third installment of TAM’s Christine Mollring and Jennifer E. Sands Artist Lecture Series, which focuses on contemporary artists of the American West.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through March 19

Third Thursday

Edmonds Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.edmondsartwalk.com

Third Thursday in Kent 4 – 7pm, www.thirdthursdaykent.com

Tacoma Art Mingle when Tacoma museums offer free admission and galleries are open from 5 – 8pm.

 

March 15, 16

RAW Artists Seattle returns to Seattle @ Studio Seven, 110 S. Horton St., on Wednesday and Thursday night with "CUSP" featuring over 60+ talented artists covering several artistic mediums.

 

March 15 – 19

James Mongrain is doing double duty at Museum of Glass in Tacoma.   Not only is he joining MOG as a Visiting Artist, but his exhibition, Ispirazione: James Mongrain in the George R. Stroemple Collection is on display in the Klorfine Gallery. Mongrain’s talent for glassblowing is renowned.

 

March 18 – 19

Quilt Show at Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe. Over 500 quilts, demos, and shopping

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through March 12

Second Thursday

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. capitolhillartwalk.com

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com

 

Second Friday

Belltown Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.belltownartwalk.com

Phinney Wood Art Up Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. artupphinneywood.com

Kirkland Art Walk is from noon – 8pm. www.kirklandartwalk.com

 

Second Saturday

Ballard Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm. www.ballardartwalk.com

Central District Art Walk is from 1 – 5pm. At various locations around 23rd Ave. and E. Cherry St. www.seattleartists.com

Georgetown Art Attack is from 6 – 9pm. www.georgetownartattack.com

Port Angeles Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.olympicpeninsula.org

Poulsbo Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm. www.historicdowntownpoulsbo.com/ArtWalk.html.

 

March 8-12

Ethan Stern’s artwork begins in the fire of the hot shop at the Museum of Glass in Tacoma, but comes to life as it is completed in the cold shop through an intricate and time-consuming engraving process. His work is an ongoing exploration of texture and light – by carving into the vessels he creates in the hot shop, Stern is able to harness light to create a complex, lustrous surface.

 

March 9 – 23

Museum of Glass  (MOG) will hold its fifth Fuel Their Fire auction, during which arts patrons and collectors will have the unique opportunity to sponsor an artist for a five-day residency in the Museum’s Hot Shop. Without financial constraints, Visiting Artists are free to use their time in the Hot Shop to innovate and explore new creative directions, often resulting in breakthroughs, new bodies of work, and major career advances. Contributions to Fuel Their Fire are instrumental to this development. 

Art Walks and Special Events Through March 5

First Thursday

Gallery Walks in Pioneer Square and the Seattle Art Museum area, 5 – 8pm.

Downtown Museum and Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park are free all day on First Thursdays.www.firstthursdayseattle.com

Art in the Park at South Lake Union Park. May through Oct. 11am – 7pm. Free admission at Museum of History and Industry. For more information: www.nwartalliance.com

SLU Art Walk from 5 – 8pm Oct. and May. South Lake Union event features temporary art shows in multiple venues run by Shunpike.

Silverdale Artwalk, March – Nov. 5 – 8pm, Meet at Lisa Stirrett Glass Art Studio, 9536 NW Silverdale Way. 360/613-5472

 

First Friday

Anacortes Galleries are open 6 – 9pm. www.anacortesart.com

Bainbridge Island Galleries are open from 6 – 8pm. www.bainbridgedowntown.org.

Bellingham Downtown Art Walk is from 6 – 10pm. www.downtownbellingham.com/artwalk

Bremerton Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Bremerton. www.ci.bremerton.wa.us

Ellensburg Art Walk is from 5 – 7:30pm in historic downtown Ellensburg. www.ci.ellensburg.wa.us

Fremont Art Walk is 6 – 9pm. www.fremontfirstfriday.com

Issaquah Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm, May – September in downtown Issaquah. www.downtownissaquah.com

Port Orchard Art Walk downtown May – October 5 – 8pm. www.pobsa.com

Sequim Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm in downtown Sequim. www.sequimartwalk.com

Vashon Island Gallery Cruise is from 6 – 9pm. www.stov.us/art/firstFriday.html

 

First Saturday

La Conner Galleries are open April – Oct. 5 – 8pm as part of the Skagit Valley Art Escape. www.skagitvalleyartescape.com

Langley on Whidbey Island Art Walk is from 5 – 7pm. www.visitlangley.com

Port Townsend Art Walk is from 5:30 – 8:30pm. www.ptguide.com/arts-music-theatre/158-gallery-walks

Queen Anne Art Walk is from 4 – 7pm. See map at www.queenanneview.com/tag/art-walk/

 

March 3

Gage Academy of Art Gala Art Auction and Benefit. For tickets and info: 206-323-4243.

 

March 4 – 5

Penn Cove Musselfest, Coupeville. Art walk and studio tours. www.thepenncovemusselsfestival.com