Galleries and exhibitions

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Snohomish County

3231 Creatives Gallery: 3231 Broadway, Everett; 425-740- 5030;; 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.

Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 1024 First St., No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648;; 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. Featured artist for July is Kimberlie Brayman of Edmonds. She specializes in botanical paintings that are highly textured.

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;

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; 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 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.

Edmonds City Hall: 121 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-775-2525;; 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;

Edmonds Conference Center: 201 Fourth Ave. N.; 425-640-1243; 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; 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;

Gallery North: 401 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946;; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Featured artists for July are Spec Fulmer and Delores Haugland, who met more than 50 years ago as art students in Seattle and have been friends ever since. Their show is titled “Canvas and Camera.”

A Guilded Gallery: 8700 271st St., Stanwood; 360-629-2787;; 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.

Hibulb Cultural Center: 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip; 360-716-2635;

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. Through Aug. 8, see photos by John Armstrong, whose passion is documentary street photography. He shoots with a plastic “toy camera” called a Holga, which uses standard roll film and has almost no controls. John enjoys the challenge and fun of getting a strong photo with such poor equipment that focuses in the center, is blurred near the edges and often has darkening at the corners of the photo.

Mountlake Terrace Library Gallery: 23300 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace; 425-776-8722;; 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 July 31, Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission presents paintings by Judith Lang. In August, the commission presents Karen Leonard’s colorful silk paintings. Learn about the process at the exhibit.

Ornamental Arts Gallery: 13805 Smokey Point Blvd., Suite 105, Marysville; 425-422-5232; learn about classes at; 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.

Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050; Go to the website to learn about classes. The Schack Art Center’s 19th Juried Art Show is displayed through Aug. 2 at the center, 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett. This biennial event features diverse works from 90 emerging and established Northwest artists. A display of work by Everett Community College students accompanies the show. Summer camps for adults are listed on the website.

The Sisters: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480;; 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Through July 26, Josey Wise of Marysville shows oil paintings, including cityscapes, landscapes, still life and birds.

Island County

Artworks Gallery at Greenbank Farm: 765 Wonn Road, C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010; 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. Featured artist for July is Barbara Mearing, who paints in a variety of mediums, but primarily pastel.

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; “Summer Moments” show includes artists Steve Klein, Wayne Maslin, Merrilee Moore, Madeline Owen, Tracy Powell, Ross Richmond, David Ridgway, Bill Sargent, Edward Schmid, Delores Taylor and Hiroshi Yamano. Matzke Fine Art has 75 sculptures in its 10- acre park. New sculptures are those by Dan Freeman, Dan Koffman, Sue Taves, Richard Nash and Stephen Rock.

MUSEO: 215 First St., Langley, 360-221-7737, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday.

Penn Cove Gallery: 9 Front St., Coupeville; 360-678-1176;; 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;

Rob Schouten Gallery: Greenbank Farm, C-103, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank; 360-222-3070; Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends. “Watercolors in the Garden” paintings by Kay Parsons through July.

Whidbey Art Gallery: 220 Second St., Langley; 360-221-7675;; open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Skagit County

Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner;

La Conner Quilt &Textile Museum: 703 S. Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288; A big 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 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,

Bellevue Arts Museum: 510 Bellevue Way NE; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. First Fridays free. More information is at “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 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.


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.

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Schack awards: Schack Art Center officials are seeking nominations for the 2015 artist of the year and art advocate of the year. In 1992, the Arts Council of Snohomish County began the tradition of honoring an artist and volunteer. In 2011 the art advocate award was added. Each recipient is honored with a ceremony, permanent recognition and a Schack Art Center lifetime membership. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. Aug. 8. To read the criteria for each award and download the nomination forms, go to

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

Call for art: Arlington Arts Council invites artists to submit work for its Juried Art and Fine Craft Show during Art in the Park, Sept. 13 and 14 in Legion Park, 114 N. Olympic Ave., Arlington. For information, call 360-474-8576 or email