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Art Walks and Special Events Through September 4

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/

September 2 – 3

Lopez Island Artists Studio Tour. www.lopezstudiotour.org.

September 2 – 4

Bumbershoot, Seattle’s music and art festival. Seattle Center. The biggest of it’s kind in North America. www.bumbershoot.org

September 2 – October 28

The Great Northwest Glass Pumpkin Patch featuring hundreds and hundreds of hand-blown glass pumpkins crafted by local glass artisans. For dates and locations: www.tacomaglassblowing.com.

Art Walks and Special Events Through August 6

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/

 

August 3 – 6

safSeattle Art Fair at the Century Link Field Event Center. — ​The third edition of Seattle Art Fair, presented by AIG. Situated in the heart of Seattle, with 100 galleries presenting the best in modern and contemporary art the fair ​returns with dynamic programming spread throughout the neighborhood, with large-scale works by local and international artists, and daily artist dialogues. This year, the installations and experiences will examine the many ways today’s artists engage with architecture and design, public space, and the histories and conditions of social activism. Purchase a ticket to the Beneficiary Preview event on Thursday, August 3, and be one of the first to view this year’s art and experience the Fair before it opens to the public Friday, August 4. Plus, a portion of the proceeds from ticket sales to this event will go to support two local arts organizations – Arts Corps and Coyote Central. 

 

August 4 – 6

Magnolia Summerfest celebrates along with Seafair since 1985. 10:30am – 6pm. Craft booths open, Magnolia Central Village.

 

Anacortes Arts Festival – The 56th annual Anacortes Arts Festival is one of the oldest and largest arts festivals in the Northwest.  2017 dates are August 4 – 6.   Filling historic downtown Anacortes, it consists of ten blocks of booth artisans from around the country, three stages with live music, and a regional Fine Art Exhibition.  Also included are a Working Studios area including sand sculpting, chainsaw carving and more.  Food trucks and vendors offer culinary treats including seafood, regional and ethnic dishes, and goodies.

First Friday Artwalk in Anacortes

The First Friday Artwalk is Friday, July 7 from 6 – 9 pm.

705 Commercial Ave., ACME Creative 

ACME Creative continues their exhibition Landscape in the Anthropocene curated by Natalie Niblack. Natural and cultural environments can no longer be separated, and nature is now shaped by culture. More often than not, landscape painting reflects the desires and romantic ideal of the culture that produces it, rather than the reality outside the front door. This exhibition asks the viewer to recognize the consequences of our relationship with the environment.

 

604 Commercial Ave., The Good Stuff Arts 

THE GOOD STUFF ARTS GALLERY presents its NW Artists in our NEW SHOW for the Summer:  “SUNSHINE & RAINBOWS” – a celebration of light and color that only the NW can achieve.  We are happy to include 2 NEW Artists:  Steve Hill, Pastels; and Ralph Bladt, Watercolors; in addition to new works by Ellen Dale, Fused Glass;  Randy Emmons, Watercolors; Caroline Garland, Oils; Jan Gellatly, Watercolors; Greg Dugan, Watercolors & Pen & Ink;  Peggie Hunnicutt, Acrylics; Terry Mac Donald, Acrylics;  Suzanne Powers, Oils;  Cynthia Richardson, Acrylics, Maria Wickwire, Sculpture;  Ron Moore, Wood Sculpture; and Peggy Woods, Watercolor and many more.  New Jewelry by Gail Thein and Annette Tamm whose hand beveled pendants are one-of-a-kind treasures.  Our featured Artist Demo will be by Terry Mac Donald with her bright & colorful acrylics, collage & mixed media painting. 

 

913 6th Street, Salt & Vine  (New Merchant)

Salt & Vine offers a fine selection of wine, meats and cheeses in a cozy bistro environment.  We have Sky Island Cooperative presenting new wood, metal, tile – mixed media pieces for your walls.

 

scottmilo420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery 

Join us for our 2nd Annual “Little Gems” show featuring a juried exhibit of 70 small works of art in a variety of mediums. Member artists throughout the state of Washington are showcased with many genre and the awards were given by Lois Griffel, director of Cape Cod School of Arts.   Best of Show awarded to Joy S. Olney for “Research Men”, oil.  First Place awarded to Jane Wallis for “Docked at Port Angeles”, oil. Also, come see new glass, jewelry, tables and an outstanding selection of new sculptures!

 

419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa 

Lois Judd, our July artist, will return to the Majestic Inn with her paintings and mosaics.  Both mediums share similar subjects: people, landscapes, and everyday objects.  A dynamic contrast in surfaces can be seen in the glitter of glass and the layering of paint.

Gallery Walks and Events Through July 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 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/

 

Thru Mid-October

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

July 7

Camano Island Art by the Bay Fine Arts and Crafts Festival, 10am – 5pm. For info: www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com

July 8 – 9

Ballard Seafood Fest. Huge free festival that includes arts and crafts. Takes over Ballard. For map and info: www.seafoodfest.org

July 9

Tacoma Art Festival for art and music lovers, along 6th Ave. For map and info: www.on6thave.org

Little Gems Exhibition Opens at Scott Milo in Anacortes

scottmiloScott Milo Gallery, 604 Commercial in Anacortes, presents their second Annual “Little Gems” show featuring a juried exhibit of 70 small works of art in a variety of mediums. Member artists throughout the state of Washington are showcased with many genre and the awards were given by Lois Griffel, director of Cape Cod School of Arts.   Also, come see new glass, jewelry, tables and an outstanding selection of new sculptures.Reception with the Artists is Friday, June 2, 6-9pm. Image:  “A Glimmer on the Marsh”, 11 x 14  by Alejandra Gos

First Friday Art Walk in Anacortes

The First Friday Artwalk is Friday, May 5 from 6 – 9 pm.

705 Commercial Ave., ACME Creative  

In a show titled, Discoveries, Seattle based artist Mary Molyneaux’s figurative paintings are about the mystery of what lies beneath multiple layers of paper, paint and, ink and the artist’s struggle to realize the final images. 

 

620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers 

Burton Jewelers continues the show of “Two Perspectives”, Linda Henley & James Keul (Mother & Son) floral themed watercolor and landscape oil paintings.  Burton Jewelers will also feature a collection of fine emeralds, the May birthstone, including a stunning 2.16 carat gem as well as Mother’s Day rings and pendants that  can be personalized with the birthstones of your family.  Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

 

604 Commercial Ave., The Good Stuff Arts 

THE GOOD STUFF ARTS will feature local artists specializing in the NW flora, fauna, wildlife and scenic beauty in ocean, mountains and valleys of the NW.    New jewelry, cards & prints.  7 pm is a FREE DEMO by Textile Artist:  Ruth Owen.  Refreshments will be served.

 

913 6th Street, Salt & Vine (New Merchant)

Salt & Vine offers a fine selection of wine, meats and cheeses in a cozy bistro environment.  The featured artist for May is Gerald Baron with his oil paintings.  Also showing are a variety of mixed media work and photography by local artists.

 

scottmilo420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery  

Now showing a new collection paintings and sculptures by Leo Osborne.  Osborne brings NW paintings on panel with gold leaf and acrylic, in addition to new sculptures.  Also showing are acrylics by Anne Martin McCool, oils by Sandy Byers, hand pulled monoprints by Marie Powell and pastels by Amanda Houston. Come see new glass, jewelry, tables and sculptures! Image:  “Lesser Luminary”, 40 x 30 Gold Leaf and Acrylic on Canvas by Leo Osborne

 

419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa 

The Majestic is showing impressionistic watercolors and oils by Suzanne Powers. Powers does both plein air and studio paintings and concentrates on showing an emotional response to light, form and color.

 

611 R Ave, The Depot 

The Anacortes Arts Commission presents the 2017 Dual Challenge exhibit: “One by Two”.  This project started with a photo provided by 9 fabric artists. The guidelines were simple: use the photo as inspiration in any way you choose to produce a small wall hanging size quilt. No side of the quilt can exceed 50 inches. From there it was up to each artist to go it alone on their quilt.  Come see the results on Friday, May 5 from 6-9 pm and Saturday, May 6 from 10 am to 2:00 pm.

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.

First Friday Artwalk in Anacortes from 6-9pm

The First Friday Artwalk is Friday, April 7 from 6 – 9 pm.

705 Commercial Ave., ACME Creative 

April brings artists Steve Klein and Meg Holgate to the ACME Gallery. Klein’s distinctive kiln-formed work and Holgate’s paintings, drawings and glass sculpture are a marriage of quiet balance and gentle movement.

 

620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers 

Burton Jewelers will feature an expanded show of “Two Perspectives”, Linda Henley & James Keul (Mother & Son) floral themed watercolor and landscape oil paintings.  The show will be much enhanced with new works coming out of their show in North Carolina.  Complimenting the painting wills be a special new selection of Lundberg art glass from California. The April Birthstone is diamond and a special selection of impressive and interesting diamonds will be shown.  Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be offered.

604 Commercial Ave., The Good Stuff Arts 

“SPRING HAS SPRUNG”.  This showing features many new local artists including Jan Gellatly, Watercolor & Prints; Susan Specht-Oram, “Cats & Tulips”; Nancy Hammer, Mixed Media; and Paul Lewing, Acrylics & NW tile designs.  The Gallery also presents new works by Ellen Dale, Fused Glass; Greg Dugan, Watercolor, Pen & Ink; Randy Emmons, Watercolor; Peggie Hunnicutt, Acrylic;  Linde Husk, Acrylic; Michael Laboon, Clay Murals; Jesse Link, Prints on Canvas;  Terry MacDonald, Acrylic;  Jill McDougall, Mixed Media;  Ron Moore, Wood Sculptures;  Ruth Owen, Textiles;  Suzanne Powers Oil, Cynthia Richardson, Acrylics, Carla Seaton, Mixed Media; Annette Tamm, Fused Glass;  Gail Thein, Bead Jewelry; Maria Wickwire, Sculptures; Peggy Woods, Watercolor & Prints.  A SPECIAL TREAT:  Greg Dugan will be demonstrating at 7pm his watercolor & drawing techniques.

Capture420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery 

Scott Milo Gallery’s “Tulip Poster Artists, Past and Present” will feature the oils on metal by 2017 poster artist, Trish Harding, watercolors by 2016 artist Sandy Haight, vibrant oil pastels by 2005 artist Brett Varney and color photographs by 2000 and 2003 artist Randy Dana.  All artists will be at the reception signing posters from their various years.  Also showing are quilts by Fidalgo Island Quilt Group, in addition to new jewelry, sculptures, and glass work. Image: “Mt. Vernon”, 12 x 28 Oil on Metal by Trish Harding

419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa 

The Majestic features art from Tom Krowl during the month of April. Tom was born and raised in New York City. Although he has had no formal training, Tom discovered a love for the arts at a young age and is self-taught. Tom also restores paintings, including the enormous “Lady in the Woods” piece at The Majestic which originated in 1889 from Manchester, England.

611 R Ave, The Depot 

Join the Anacortes First Friday Artwalk for Tulips and Literature. Open from 6-9 pm on First Friday, April 7th and Saturday, April 8th from 10 am to 2 pm. Presented by the Anacortes Arts Commission.  Featuring local artists in photography, painting and sculpture in honor of the Tulip. And featuring local authors and their stories to tell (fiction and non-fiction.)

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

Anacortes First Friday Artwalk

The First Friday Artwalk is Friday, March 3 from 6 – 9 pm.

705 Commercial Ave., ACME Creative

Cut paper artist Ann Reid will join ACME Gallery in March. Her detailed paper work garners inspiration from the environmental challenges particular to the rural landscape of Skagit County, the Cascade Mountains and the Salish Sea.

 

620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers

For the March Artwalk, Burton Jewelers, will open a new show titled “Two Perspectives.” This show is an exhibit of wildflower and landscape paintings by mother-and-son artists Linda Henley and James Keul, in watercolor and oil paintings.  March is Burton Jewelers anniversary month celebrating 87 years of serving Anacortes with custom Jewelry and fine table and giftware!  Specials will be offered throughout the store during the Artwalk and all month long.  Refreshments will be served during the Artwalk.

 

604 Commercial Ave., The Good Stuff Arts 

“SPRING HAS SPRUNG”.  This  showing features many new local artists including Jan Gellatly, Watercolor & Prints; Susan Specht-Oram, “Cats & Tulips”; Nancy Hammer, Mixed Media; and Paul Lewing, Acrylics & NW tile designs.  The Gallery also presents new works by Ellen Dale, Fused Glass; Greg Dugan, Watercolor, Pen & Ink; Randy Emmons, Watercolor; Peggie Hunnicutt, Acrylic;  Linde Husk, Acrylic; Michael Laboon, Clay Murals; Jesse Link, Prints on Canvas;  Terry MacDonald, Acrylic;  Jill McDougall, Mixed Media;  Ron Moore, Wood Sculptures;  Ruth Owen, Textiles;  Suzanne Powers Oil, Cynthia Richardson, Acrylics, Carla Seaton, Mixed Media; Annette Tamm, Fused Glass;  Gail Thein, Bead Jewelry; Maria Wickwire, Sculptures; Peggy Woods, Watercolor & Prints. 

 

scottm420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery 

Scott Milo Gallery presents a collection of Dederick Ward’s paintings from 1990 to Present.  The early paintings draw on Ward’s geological background, the internal and external landscapes of his adopted Washington State. Next was a long period of abstracted landscape and many plein air works executed in the field with fellow artists. The mountains, rivers, wetlands and agriculture were his passion and his subject matter. Also showing are oils by Brooke Borcherding, Damon Brown, Matt Dollahite and Melissa Jander. Image: Catalyst, 55 x  50 Acrylic on Canvas by Dederick Ward, 1992

 

419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa 

The Majestic Inn and Spa presents paintings by Pien Ellis.  Ellis works in a variety of mediums and specializes in images that represent the Skagit Valley.

Anacortes First Friday Art Walk 6-9 PM

Friday, February 3 from 6 – 9 pm.

705 Commercial Ave., ACME Creative   

ACME Creative will have guest Curator, Rita James Creative Manager of the Anacortes Arts Festival, developing an engaging exhibition of artist Rachel Denny’s work. Denny’s work is an exploration of the seductive beauty of our natural world and the imprint that human intervention has made on its flora and fauna.

 

620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers 

The February “Valentine” ArtWalk at Burton Jewelers will feature the last artwalk evening of the current show, Richard Nash, floral and contemporary acrylic paintings and modern steel sculpture.  Also, introducing the Burton Love Collection of heart themed jewelry designed and made in house that can be personalized by adding the gemstones of your choice, including the innovative “pair of pear” shaped gems that form a heart.  Refreshments will be served!

 

604 Commercial Ave., The Good Stuff Arts 

The Good Stuff Arts Gallery continues to get new art works by our Local Artists – Greg Dugan, Pen & Ink and Pencil Drawings, Randy Emmons, Watercolor; Caroline Garland, Acrylic & Oil; Abi Gomez, Acrylic Abstract; Linde Husk, Acrylic;  Peggie Hunnicutt, Acrylic; Shannon Kirby, Clay; Jesse Link, Whimsical Prints on canvas; Terry Mac Donald, Acrylic, Jill McDougall, Oil & Acrylic Mixed Media; Ron Moore, Wood Sculpture; Ruth Owens, Textiles; Suzanne Powers, Oil; Susan Raymond, Clay Sculpture; Cynthia Richardson, Acrylic; Carla Seaton, Mixed Media; Gail Thein, Bead Jewelry; & Peggy Woods, Watercolor.  7 pm is a FREE Demo by Caroline Garland, Acrylic Artist and Teacher who will also have a 2-day Workshop Feb 17 & 18.

 

420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery 

scottmiloScott Milo Gallery welcomes Dianna Shyne and a new collection of acrylics. Shyne brings a variety of landscapes, floral and animal pieces.  Also showing are acrylics by Jim Walsh from British Columbia, oils by Karen Bakke, Jan Jewell and Sue Evans.  We will have a new collection of sculptures, custom tables, glass and jewelry. Image at the left: Horse Power by Dianna Shyne.

 

419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa 

The Majestic Inn and Spa presents oils and pastels by Peggy Olson of Mount Vernon.  Come see an assortment of representation landscapes inspired by her regional hiking trips.

 

611 R Ave., The Depot 

The Anacortes Arts Commission presents, local Mount Vernon artist, Mary Maue.  The show entitled "An Artist’s Perspective," featuring impressionistic oil and pastel paintings of the Northwest, will also continue on Saturday, February 4 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. To learn more about Mary visit her website at www.marymaue.com.

Art Walks and Events Through February 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/

First Friday Anacortes Artwalk January 2017

The First Friday Artwalk is Friday, January 6 from 6 – 9 pm.

 

705 Commercial Ave., A.C.M.E. Creative Spaces 

Continuing in January, ACME Creative welcomes local favorite Kathleen Faulkner and Bellingham ceramic artist AnnMarie DeCollibus. Faulkner’s beautiful northwest scenes are an interesting pairing with DeCollibus’ functional water inspired vessels.

 

620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers 

For Epiphany Artwalk, Burton Jewelers continues their art show with the work of Richard Nash, a regional NW artist, featuring his unique and nuanced compositional approach to botanical and non-representational acrylic paintings and his contemporary sculpture from his Conical Etude Series in Cor-ten and stainless steel. Special New Year Values will be offered on giftware and jewelry to those who attend.  Refreshments will be served.

 

604 Commercial Ave., The Good Stuff Arts 

THE GOOD STUFF ARTS GALLERY presents a new showing of Local Artists in bright, BOLD colors to keep the winter darkness at bay.  Included are local NW Artists:  Pat Collins, Stylized Hardwood Sculptures; Greg Dugan, Whimsical Art;  Randy Emmons, Watercolor Scenes;  Peggie Hunnicutt, Watercolor on Canvas;  Terry MacDonald, Acrylics;  Ron Moore, Segmented Wood Vessels; Ruth Owen, Textiles; Suzanne Powers, Oil;  Susan Raymond, Clay Critters;  Cynthia Richardson, Acrylics;  Carla Seaton, Mixed Media “Funky Art”; Gail Thein, Jewelry; Peggy Woods, Watercolor. 

 

scottmilo420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery 

Scott Milo Gallery continues the show with pastels by Amanda Houston, color photographs by Randy Dana and Lewis Jones, acrylics by Jennifer Bowman and photo encaustics by Kathy Hastings.  We will have a new collection of sculptures, custom tables, glass and jewelry for the holidays. Shown:  Sunflower Sunrise, 33 x 29 Color Photograph by Randy Dana.

 

419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa 

The Majestic is showing work by two Anacortes artists, Caroline Garland and Donna Nevitt Radtke.  Caroline Garland is an award-winning artist who creates works in oil, acrylic and pastel that reflect her appreciation of beauty in the landscape. Donna Nevitt-Radtke’s primary medium is oil using an impasto, impressionistic, abstract style.   The inspiring Northwest Landscape gets filtered through her artist’s eye blurring the lines between representation and abstraction.

Scott Milo New Show Opens During the Anacortes Chamber of Commerce Holiday Art Walk December 2 6-9pm

scottScott Milo Gallery, 420 Commercial in Anacortes,  presents new pastels by Amanda Houston, acrylics by Jennifer Bowman, color photographs by Randy Dana and Lewis Jones, photo encaustics by Kathy Hastings and flame painted wire mesh by Lanny Bergner.  Also, welcoming new jewelry by Melanie Brauner and new sculptures, custom tables, glass and jewelry for the holiday season. Image: Tree Whispers, 18 x 24  Pastel by Amanda Houston. Kathy, owner of Scott Milo, wants you to remember the Chamber of Commerce Holiday Artwalk on Friday, December 2 from 6 – 9pm, after the Chamber’s tree lighting ceremony and Saturday, December 3 from 10 am to 5pm.  More than 20 merchants in Old Town Anacortes will show the work of local artists.  There will be paintings, sculptures, jewelry, photography, music, treats and other grand creations to fulfill your needs.  Come shop for the holidays and enjoy the event.   Friday night’s event will be in conjunction with the First Friday Art Walk. 

Jennifer Bowman Show at Scott Milo in Anacortes First Friday

scottScott Milo Gallery, 420 Commercial in Anacortes,  presents new acrylics in brilliant colors by Jennifer Bowman during the Anacortes First Friday Art Walk from 6-9pm October 7. The show closes November 1. Also showing are acrylics by Jacqui Beck, oils by Cynthia Richardson, monoprints by Marie Powell and acrylics by Brooke Borcherding. Image: Black Line Birch Trees, 30 x 40 Acrylic by Jennifer Bowman