Hoobajoob: The Big August Hoobajoob art exhibit will feature the work of artists Holly Cannell, Ron Wolff and Gordy Beil. The third annual show runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 31 at Mansford Grange Hall, 28806 463rd Ave. (Rainroad Ave.), Darington. Food and nonalcoholic beverages will be served in a family-friendly atmosphere. Cannell does abstracts and collages, Wolf creates abstracts in charcoal and Beil does acrylics and collages. Find out more at www.darringtonwatourism.com/darrington-festival-events/hoobajoob-art-show.
Cascade Valley Hospital: The work of three local artists is on display in “Scenes of Summer” at Cascade Valley Hospital, 330 S. Stillaguamish Ave., Arlington. The artists are Jim DeFreece, Camelia Nahlik and Phil Lane. The display will be on view through Sept. 15.
Stanwood Art Walk: The fifth annual “Art Walk: Yor Passport to Art” will cover the historic east end of Stanwood, encompassing the 8700 block of 271st Street NW one block north of Highway 532, from 5 to 8 p.m. on the last Fridays of August and September, Aug. 30 and Sept. 27. Get your “passports” stamped and initialed at the participating businesses then turn in your completed “passport” for a chance to become a winner in the free drawing. Fifteen small local businesses are showing paintings, pottery, jewelry and more.
Roaming Artists: “Plein air” artwork by 27 artists will be on display at the annual Labor Day Weekend Roaming Artists Art Show on Aug. 31 and Sept. 1 at the Camano Multipurpose Center, 141 E. Camano Drive, Camano Island. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 31 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 1. This year’s featured artist is Ann Curtis.
Whidbey Weavers Guild: Handcrafted works by fiber artists will be in display and for sale at “Uncommon Threads Show and Sale” from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 1 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 2 at Greenbank Farm, 765 Wonn St., Greenbank. Techniques include weaving, spinning, dyeying, basketry, knitting, felting and jewlery making. Details are available at whidbeyweaversguild.org.
3231 Creatives Gallery: 3231 Broadway, Everett; noon to 7 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. “The Machine” is a visual exploration of machinery and forms crafted from machines. The exhibit features the work of Michael Gardner, Stephen Lastat, Reg Akright, Don De Leva, John Olsen and Dan Ishler. Through Sept. 28.
Anabel’s Framing &Gallery: 2531 Broadway, Everett; 425-258-6402; www.anabelsgallery.com. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays.
Brushstrokes Art Supply: 5702 172nd St NE, Arlington; 360-658-4044; www.brushstrokesartsupply.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Featuring the American Indian artwork and carvings of Camano Island artist Rick Balam. Through Aug. 31.
Cafe Zippy: 2811 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-303-0474; www.cafezippy.com.
Christopher Framing &Gallery: 537 Main St.,Edmonds; 425-778-5150; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
City Hall: 121 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-775-2525; www.ci.edmonds.wa.us; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Murphey Collection paintings in the third floor reception area’s permanent display.
Cole Gallery &Artist Supplies: 107 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; 425-697-2787; www.colegallery.net. Andy Eccleshall’s oils will be on view through Sept. 16.
Edmonds Arts Festival Museum Gallery: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-1984. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. The work of Edmonds artist and photographer Jim Ballard is on display through Sept. 13. For more informaton, go to www.eaffoundation.org.
Everett Community College: The Russell Day Gallery, 2000 Tower St.; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays; closed Saturdays and Sundays; www.everettcc.edu.
Fisherman’s Market &Grill: 1032 West Marine View Drive, Everett; 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Sunday. The Art Loft Sisters, a group of like-minded women who promote new and emerging artists, present entries to “Art at the Island for Kids” through September. Works by Shannon Danks are also on view. A reception will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m .Sept. 7.
Fogdog Gallery: 233 N. Olympic Ave., Arlington; 505-660-6825; www.fogdoggallery.com; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Local artists in mixed media.
Gallery North: 509 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946; www.gallerynorthedmonds.com; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. “Beauty of the Northwest Exhibition” featuring plein air art of the Pacific Northwest for August.
Hibulb Cultural Center: 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip; 360-716-2635; www.hibulbculturalcenter.org. “Ramp It Up: Shateboard Culture in Native America,” an exhibit from the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, reflects the popularity and influence of skateboarding on American Indian culture. The show runs through Oct. 13 before continuing on its national tour. The show features 20 skate decks, videos and skateboards with Coast Salish designs.
Lynnwood Library Gallery: 19200 44th Ave. W, Lynnwood; Open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays, 425-670-5518. Fiber art by Irish artist Maura Donegan is on view through Sept. 4. Donega embroiders in with silk organza, rayon, and metallic thread.
Mountlake Terrace Library Gallery: 23300 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace; 425-776-8722; www.sno-isle.org. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. The “Amylynn Richards Photography Exhibit.” Richards uses Nikon cameras and lenses, paints digitally and prints her fine art and portraits on canvas, metal and acrylic; through Aug. 31
Mukilteo Art &Frame: 11700 Mukilteo Speedway, No. 408, Mukilteo; 425-315-8506; www.mukilteoartandframe.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Local artists Cheri O’Brien and Cheryl Waale show works in the circus theme for August.
Ornamental Arts Gallery: 13805 Smokey Point Blvd. Suite 105,Marysville. 425-422-5232; OrnamentalArtsGallery.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Susan Cohen Thompson will show her oils and watercolors, as well as recent ceramics, through September. Thompson is influenced by nature in the Ecuadorian Amazon and the Guaemalan jungle. A free reception for the artist with live music by Michael Gotz will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 6.
Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050; www.schack.org. “Generations”is the art of Tulalip artist James Madison, who is the 2013 Artist of the Year, traditional pieces with a contemporary twist. Joye Melby, 2013 Artist Advocate of the Year, shows her new paintings inspired by Japanese art prints. Both shows run through Sept. 21.
The Sisters: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.”Real and Abstract in Watercolor” by Art Dujardin, through Oct. 11.
We are Art: ArtSpace Everett Lofts, 2917 Hoyt Ave., Everett. American Indian artist Cassandra Reed is inspired by high style fashion to highlight her native American heritage for her mixed-media paintings. Through August.
Wicked Cellars: 2616 Colby Ave., Everett; 425-299-3360; www.wickedcellars.com. Abstract oils by Jamie Tuttle, through August.
Artworks Gallery at Greenbank Farm: 765 Wonn Road, C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010; artworkswhidbey.com. Artist Barbara Mearing is featured during August. Her work includes miniature to medium size paintings in oils, acrylics, pastels and colored pencils.
Brackenwood Gallery of Fine Art: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978; www.brackenwoodgallery.com. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays. “A Painters’ Summer in the NW” is a two- month show that embraces summer with works by three painters, Pete Jordan, oil; Susan Ogilvie, pastel; and Ginny O’Neill, watercolor. Through Sept. 2.
Garry Oak Gallery: 830 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor; 360-240-0222; www.garryoakgallery.com/; open daily 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., first Friday of each month, till 8 p.m. The gallery’s newest artists are Marcia Muchnick, free form pottery; Michael Watkins, photography; Ron Apgar fused glass; and Gay Shuell, carved and embellished gourds.
Matzke Fine Art Gallery: 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island; 360-387-2759; www.matzkefineart.com. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends, weekdays by appointment. “Summer Moments,” glass, metal, stone, wood mosaics and Northwest paintings. Artists include Sabah Al-Dhaher, Liana Bennett, Robert Gigliotti, Julia Haack, Phillip Levine, Lanny Little, Merrilee Moore, Jennifer Phillips, Doug Randall, Ross Richmond, Frank Renlie, Hiroshi Yamano and Barbara Zielke. Through Sept. 8.
MUSEO: 215 First St., Langley, 360-221-7737, www.museo.cc. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday.
Penn Cove Gallery: 9 Front St., Coupeville; 360-678-1176; www.penncovegallery.com/; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday.
Raven Rocks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, C101, Greenbank, 360-222-0102, www.ravenrocksstudio.com. “Whimsy Eclectica” is the August exhibit of fanciful art and mixed media works by Mary Jo Oxrieder, and oils by Marcia Van Doren, through Aug. 30.
Rob Schouten Gallery: Greenbank Farm, C-103, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank; 360-222-3070; www.robschoutengallery.com. The August show, “Colors of Whidbey,” features paintings, sculpture, glass, jewelry, encaustics and fiber arts showcasing summer themes on Whidbey Island, from island scenes in pastel by Annette Hanna to bright local birds by Frances Wood. Other participating artists include Linnane Armstrong, Anne Belov, Angie Dixon, Jacob Kohn, Melissa Koch, Sandra Whiting, Mark Van Wickler and Angele Woolery.
Seagrass Gallery at Islander’s Restaurant: 848 N. Sunrise Blvd., Camano Island; www.seagrassgallery.com. Featuring jewelry by Vicki Dodge.
Taste for Wine: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-321-0515; www.tasteforwinewhidbey.com; noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays. Janie Cribbs has been painting owls for a long time, mainly on found wood. Also, Maggie Hanley-Welles is a watercolorist whose many pieces are of local scenes or people or florals or abstracts.
Alek’s Studio: 106 First St. S. LaConner; 425-268-9697.
Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday and Monday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday; 360-466-4446; www.museumofnwart.org. “Reflections: Selections From the Permanent Collection” runs through Sept. 29.
La Conner Quilt &Textile Museum: 703 S Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288; www.laconnerquilts.com. “Kaleidoscope: Fiber Embroidery by Liz Whitney Quisgard,” on display through Oct. 6. Regina Benson’s art quilts and textiles also through Oct. 6.
Donate artwork: Artwork is being accepted for the eighth annual Previously Loved Art Sale on Oct. 5 in Edmonds. Donate paintings, drawings, art posters, pottery, art books or periodicals. Donations can be made between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at ArtWorks, 201 Second Ave. S, Edmonds, or by appointment; call 425-774-6049. For more information, call Meredith Arnold at ArtWorks at 425-774-6049.
Mukilteo Art and Frame: Seeking original art for shows. The theme in November and December is”Spaces.” The theme in January and February is “Through the Looking Glass,” which is “Alice in Wonderland” interpreted art. Submit photos and artist information towww.ci.lynnwood.wa.us/PlayLynnwood/Arts.htm or by request to email@example.com.