3231 Creatives Gallery: 3231 Broadway, Everett; 425-740- 5030; 3231creatives.wordpress.com; noon to 7 p.m., Tuesdays through Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Artist interpretations of “The Portrait” through Aug. 30, including photos and collage by 17 artists.
Art Loft Sisters at Fisherman’s Market and Grill: 1032 W. Marine View Drive, Everett. Bonnie Aubuchon of Edmonds shows colorful and creative mono-prints through August. “Art at the Island,” an art contest for the kids who make art on Jetty Island, is on through Aug. 24. Cash prizes.
Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 1024 First St., No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648; www.artsofsnohomish.org; noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
Citrine Gallery: The gallery, at 2940 W. Marine View Dr., Everett, is looking for artists to hang their works. Call 425-259-9899.
Brushstrokes Art Supply: 5702 172nd St NE, Arlington; 360-658-4044; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; www.brushstrokesartsupply.com.
Christopher Framing &Gallery: 537 Main St., Edmonds; 425-778-5150; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
Cole Gallery &Artist Supplies: 107 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. Sunday; 425-697-2787; www.colegallery.net. Artist Sandy Byers shows oils all painted using credit cards through Aug. 15. Her inspiration for these uniquely painted works came from a recent excursion to Marymere Falls on the Olympic Peninsula. Realizing too late on her outdoor painting trek that she had left her brushes behind, Sandy made due with what she had: credit cards. Take a two-day workshop on the technique with Byers on Aug. 23 and 24 at Cole Art Studio.
Edmonds Arts Festival Gallery: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-0228; 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Drawings by Al Doggett and sculpture by David Varnau are shown through Sept. 11. During the Edmonds Third Thursday Art Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. Aug.21, the artists will be available to talk about their work.
Edmonds 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.
Edmonds Community College art gallery: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, until 2 p.m. Fridays and 1 to 5 p.m. weekends; third floor, Lynnwood Hall, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1459; www.edcc.edu/gallery.
Edmonds Conference Center: 201 Fourth Ave. N.; 425-640-1243; www.edmondsconferencecenter.com/index.php. Various local artists.
Edmonds Library Gallery: 650 Main St., Edmonds; 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 and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays.
Edmonds Historical Museum: 118 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-774-0900; historicedmonds.org. 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. Suggested donation is $5 for adults, $2 for children.
Everett Community College: The Russell Day Gallery, 2000 Tower St.; 10 a.m. to 5 :30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays; closed Saturdays and Sundays; www.everettcc.edu.
Gallery North: 401 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946; www.gallerynorthedmonds.com; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. The fifth annual Beauty of the Northwest Show in August includes 50 paintings juried by artists Alice Owen and Win Bainbridge. The gallery reception is 1 to 4 p.m. on Aug. 10.
A Guilded Gallery: 8700 271st St., Stanwood; 360-629-2787; www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. More than 40 area artists show work in a variety of mediums, including paintings acrylics, oil, watercolors, pastels, mixed media, blown glass, jewelry, pottery, wood and metalwork. The gallery offers classes. To enroll, go to the website. Lee Beitz, who does fused glass is the current featured artist. The Guilded Gallery plans an artist sale on Aug. 9.
Hibulb Cultural Center: 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip; 360-716-2635; www.hibulbculturalcenter.org.
Lynnwood Library Gallery: 19200 44th Ave. W.; 425-670-5518; 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 and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays.
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; 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Through August, see Karen Leonard’s colorful silk paintings and learn about the process at the exhibit.
Ornamental Arts Gallery: 13805 Smokey Point Blvd., Suite 105, Marysville; 425-422-5232; learn about classes at OrnamentalArtsGallery.com; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. The gallery offers a variety of classes and first Friday free artist opening events.
Rosehill Community Center: 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. For more information, call 425-263-8180. Northwest Collage Society shows work by various members through September.
Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050; www.schack.org. Go to the website to learn about classes. On Aug. 14, the Schack Art Center’s main gallery will be filled with Northwest maritime scenes, seascapes and landscapes as it honors Snohomish painter Joan Pinney, the 2014 Schack Artist of the Year. Pinney is a signature member of the Northwest Watercolor Society, as well as a founding member of the Sky Valley Artists Guild and the Arts of Snohomish Gallery. Pinney’s work will be exhibited through Sept. 18. Opening reception is 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 14 when the Schack also pays tribute to award winners Maryalice Salget, Art Advocate of the Year, and Saunda and Robert Westvang, Volunteers of the Year.
The Sisters: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; www.thesistersrestaurant.com; 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Burton Clemans shows landscapes and Keith Pace shows collage through September.
Artworks Gallery at Greenbank Farm: 765 Wonn Road, C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010; artworkswhidbey.com. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays, and Wednesdays through Fridays, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. A reception from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 10 will feature artists painter Gaylen Whiteman and photographer John Olsen.
The Loft at Terry’s Corner: 848 N. Sunrise Blvd., Camano Island, 360-654-6547. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
Matzke Fine Art Gallery and Sculpture Park: 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends, weekdays by appointment; 360-387-2759; www.matzkefineart.com. Matzke has 75 sculptures in its 10- acre park.
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. Mondays through Sundays.
Raven Rocks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, C-101, Greenbank Farm, Whidbey Island; 360-222-0102; www.ravenrocksgallery.com. “Fire, Wood &Fiber” through August, with a reception from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 10.
Rob Schouten Gallery: Greenbank Farm, C-103, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank; 360-222-3070; www.robschoutengallery.com. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends.
Whidbey Art Gallery: 220 Second St., Langley; 360-221-7675; www.WhidbeyArtists.com; open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner; www.museumofnwart.org.
La Conner Quilt &Textile Museum: 703 S. Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288; www.laconnerquilts.com. A show of Japanese quilts is displayed through Oct. 5.
Seattle Art Museum: Located at 1300 First Ave., Seattle. For information, call 206-654-3210 or go to www.seattleartmuseum.org. The museum’s big summer “Modernism in the Pacific Northwest” is on. If you don’t know much about Mark Tobey or Morris Graves, this is a great look at the SAM collection and the period of art that set the tone for most of what has followed. Wednesdays through Sundays through Sept. 7.
Burke Museum: Northwest corner of the University of Washington campus, 15th and 45th, Seattle. More information, www.burkemuseum.org.
Bellevue Arts Museum: 510 Bellevue Way NE; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. First Fridays free. More information is at www.bellevuearts.org. “Folding Paper – The Infinite Possibilities of Origami” is on now through Sept. 21. More than 140 works by 45 master folders from around the world showcase the power of origami and its modern-day application in mathematics, science, design and the global peace movement.
Tacoma Art Museum: The Tulalip and Swinomish photographer Matika Wilbur shows the inaugural exhibition of her work from Project 562. The exhibit, up through Oct. 5, features 50 American Indian portraits accompanied by audio narratives from selected sitters. Wilbur began her project at Tulalip and has traveled around the Western United States to record the narratives and images for Project 562. Her goal is to photograph people from each of the approximately 562 tribes in the nation. The museum is located at 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. Call 253-272-4258.
Northwest Pastel Society: After a week of hauling their box easels around north Snohomish County, society members plan to show their plein air work from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 9 at Rhodes River Ranch, 22016 Entsminger Road, Oso.
Fresh Paint: Schack Art Center has selected the painting “Harbor Home” by Melana Bontrager as the poster image for Fresh Paint: Festival of Artists at Work. Set for Aug. 16 and 17 along the Everett Marina, the festival is in its 19th year and features fine art from nearly 100 regional artists. More information is at www.schack.org/events/fresh-paint.
Big August Hoobajoob: The fourth annual art show is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 16 at the Mansford Grange Hall, 1265 Railroad Avenue, Darrington. The show will feature many new works by artists Holly Cannell, Ron Wolff and Gordy Beil.
Call for art: Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission seeks art for its 36th annual Juried Art Show. Prize money is available. Arts of the Terrace is Sept. 27 through Oct. 5. Deadline for entries is Aug. 30. To enter or to view the prospectus, go to www.cityofmlt.com.
Watercolor: Stanwood Senior Center has ongoing intermediate watercolor classes on Thursday mornings. Call teacher Molly LeMaster at 360-387-1265.