Posts Tagged ‘art fundraisers’

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 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

Art Walks and Special Events Through February 26

Fourth Saturday

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

 

February 17 – 26

Great Northwest Glass Quest, Stanwood and Camano Island. Search for unique, hand-blown glass treasures. Call Camano Island Chamber of Commerce, 360-629-7136.

 

February 25

H’Arts 35th Benefit Art Auction to benefit Schack Art Center , 5pm. Xfinity Arena Conference Center, 2000 Hewitt Ave., Everett. For tickets and info: www.schack.org

 

2017 ARTIST TRUST BENEFIT ART AUCTION at  5:00 P.M. in the Fisher Pavilion, Seattle Center.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through October 30

thru October 29

The Great Northwest Glass Pumpkin Patch featuring 2000 plus hand blown glass pumpkins crafted by local glass artisans. For dates and locations visit www.tacomaglassblowing.com.

 

 

October 27 – 29

Seattle Weavers’ Guild Annual Show and Sale. St. Mark’s Cathedral, 1245 10th Ave. East, Thurs. 5 – 8pm, Fri. 10am-8pm, Sat. 10am – 5pm. 1000’s of original fiber pieces. Visit www.seattleweaversguild.com.

 

 

October 29

ARTbeat BENEFIT GALA 80s Thriller is a celebration of the arts from the Kirkland Arts Center  including  instructors to students to art lovers. Over 60 pieces of art plus unique experiences, dining, fine wine, and much more will be yours for the bidding in the silent and live auction. Starts  5:30pm at the Westin Bellevue Hotel in Bellevue. For information about event details, style tips and special art previews, visit: KirklandArtsCenter.org/events/artbeat/

Art Walks and Special Events Through October 23

Third Thursday

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

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

Seattle Design Center Art Walk is from 5 – 9pm. at 5701 Sixth Ave. South.www.seattledesigncenter.com

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

Upper Queen Anne Art Walk is from 3 – 9pm and takes place between the 1500 and 2400 blocks on Queen Anne Ave. N.


Fourth Saturday

Bremerton Charleston Arts District Artwalk, noon – 8pm http://www.ci.bremerton.wa.us/491/Arts-Districts

 

October 22

Artist Trust turns 30. Party starts at 7pm at 1525 11th. Avenue in Seattle. Among the art, there will also be eating, drinking, partying, dancing, and celebrating the artists and all who have helped Artist Trust in the last 30 years. Buy your ticket today by clicking here: http://www.strangertickets.com/events/36329728/artist-trust-30th-birthday-party

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through October 16

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.

 

October 15

Glow: Iluminate The Night Auction Gala. Pilchuck Glass School’s premier fundraising event. Participate in silent and live auctions to purchase stunning works from the world’s glass luminaries. Held at Fremont Studios in Seattle. For information and to purchase tickets for Glow: Illuminate the Night, click HERE. To view or download the on-line auction catalog, click HERE.

Anacortes 98221 Artist’s Studio Tour October 7 and 8

artstudAnacortes Arts Commission presents 98221 Artist’s Studio Tour preview with 30 Local Artists at 611 R Ave., The Depot Art Center. The Show will be open on Friday, October 7, 6-9 pm and Saturday, October 8, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. 

Art Walks and Events Through October 8

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

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 Orchard Art Walk April – Oct. from 2 – 5pm. www.pobsa.com

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

 

October 7

Discover new artwork and support Photographic Center Northwest. The event will feature works by 38+ local and nationally-known artists, including James Welling ($12,000 retail value), Ron Jude ($1,300 retail value), Jenny Riffle ($1,350 retail value), and many more.

 

October 8, 9

10th Annual Sammamish Art Fair has grown in reputation to be one of the most anticipated arts events on the Eastside, and it will feature some of the best jury selected local artists in our area. When Forbes recently ranked Sammamish as the number one friendliest town in America they made mention of the annual arts fair. Held at the Sammamish City Hall, 801 228th Ave. SE, Sammamish, WA.  Inside the City Hall building, the highest quality and variety of fine art will be available for purchase, and will include original works of art such as; paintings, jewelry, mixed media, encaustic art, glass arts, ceramics, printmaking, woodcarving, photography and textile art. Sponsorship is grateful received from the City of Sammamish, the Sammamish Arts Commission and 4Culture. Admission is free.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through September 25

Fourth Saturday

Bremerton Charleston Arts District Artwalk,  12-8pm http://www.ci.bremerton.wa.us/491/Arts-Districts 

 

September 24

Pratt Fine Arts Center, 1902 S. Main Street,  invites you to their Pratt’s Bi-Annual Open House, which will take place on Saturday, September 24 at 6pm. This is a free, family-friendly and fun event that is open to the public, with hands on art activities for kids ages 5 and up; a live bronze pour, food and drink from food trucks, artist demos in each of Pratt’s studios, and much more.

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

Seattle Design Center Art Walk is from 5 – 9pm. at 5701 Sixth Ave. South.www.seattledesigncenter.com

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

Upper Queen Anne Art Walk is from 3 – 9pm and takes place between the 1500 and 2400 blocks on Queen Anne Ave. N.

 

June 17 – 19

58th Edmonds Arts Festival, one of the Pacific Northwest’s largest arts celebrations. It’s a free fun-filled Fathers’ Day Weekend in Edmonds. Fri. 11am – 9pm, Sat. 10am – 8pm, Sun. 10am – 6pm. Visit www.edmondsartsfestival.com.

 

June 18

Museum of Northwest Art Annual Art Auction in La Conner. Preview: Fri. June 17. The museum’s largest annual fundraiser — for both seasoned and novice art collectors. Visit www.monamuseum.org

 

June 18 – 19

Long Shot kicks off with a global photo shoot on June 18 & 19, where people all around the world simultaneously take photographs during the summer solstice weekend. Everyone who registers and submits their photos will have one image included in the slideshow and exhibition celebration event in Seattle on Saturday, June 25 at Photographic Center Northwest. A $20 donation covers registration, image submission, and digital print production. Consider forming a photothon team or rallying friends and family across the country

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through May 15

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 13

Arts of Kenmore  Mural Project at St. Vincent de Paul art auction and fundraiser at Inglewood Golf Club.  6pm Cocktail and social hour, 7pm dinner and auction. $50 per person.

 

May 14

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

 

May 14 – 15

University District Street Fair, longest running street festival in the nation. Visit www.udistrictchamber.

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

Calendar of Events Through May 1

Through April

33rd Annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival features lots of arts and crafts exhibits as well as the most beautiful tulips you’ve ever seen.

 

April 18 – June 3

Northwest Watercolor Society  International Open Exhibition, Mercer Island Community Center, 8236 SE 24th Street, Mercer Island, 206/275-7609.

 

April 28

Artist Trust on tour across the state. Next stop Bellingham: April 28, 7-9pm at Firehouse Performing Arts Center. Twenty artists from a variety of disciplines, including performing, literary and visual arts, will be featured at local art institutions in Seattle, Spokane Tacoma, Bellingham and Port Townsend to demonstrate and celebrate the wealth of arts that exist throughout the state.

 

Save KPLU Art Walk in Poulsbo from 5-8pm. Downtown galleries are hosting a Poker Run during the Artwalk as well as featuring artists, wine tastings, hors d’ oeuvres, music and fun. Participating galleries include: Liberty Bay Gallery , Wide Mouth Frog , Verksted Gallery, Front Street Gallery , Bluewater Artworks Gallery  , Carrie Goller Gallery .

 

April 28 – May 1

Annual Almost Perfect Annual Fundraiser at Bainbridge Arts and Crafts,  151 Winslow on Bainbridge Island.

 

April 30

Pratt’s 34th Annual Fine Art Auction, Bell Harbor Conference Center, 2211 Alaskan Way, Pier 66. Visit www.pratt.org

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through April 3

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

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 Orchard Art Walk April – Oct. from 2 – 5pm. www.pobsa.com

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

 

skagitThru April

33rd Annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival features lots of arts and crafts exhibits as well as the most beautiful tulips you’ve ever seen.

 

April 1 – 24

Art in the Schoolhouse at Christianson’s Nursery, Mt. Vernon. Visit StanwoodCamanoArts.com.

 

April 2

Pratt Fine Arts Center  Spring Open House, 6 – 9pm. 1902 South Main St. This event is free and open to the public, and will feature live demonstrations of glassblowing, forging, a molten bronze pour and hands-on art making. Food trucks, live music, and youth activities also available.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through February 30

Fourth Saturday

Bremerton Charleston Arts District Artwalk, noon – 8pm www.ci.bremerton.wa.us/

 

February 27

Artist Trust 2016 Benefit Auction in the Fisher Center Pavilion  at  the Seattle Center

 

H’Arts Benefit Art Auction to benefit the Schack Art Center , 5pm., Everett Events Center 2000 Hewitt Ave, Everett. For tickets and information visit www.schack.org. for more information.

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through February 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

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 Orchard Art Walk April – Oct. from 2 – 5pm. www.pobsa.com

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

 

February 6

Henry Art Gallery Gala black tie evening with cocktails, dinner and dancing from 6-9pm. Questions: 206.221.3244 or rsvp@henryart.org