The Artists are Coming!: Local artists are invading 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 28 and 29 at Lavender Wind Farm, 2530 Darst Road, Coupeville. There will be artists in action and art for sale, healthy food for sale and lavender everything. For more information email Lyla Lillis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Artists of South Whidbey 38th annual Show and Sale: opening reception 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 27, show continues 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 28 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 29 at the Island County Fair Grounds; new this year is “Small Works,” original pieces 154-square inches or less; 25 artists are participating with artworks for sale including watercolors, oils, acrylics, pastels and colored pencil pieces. Email Barbara Mearing at email@example.com.
“Your Passport to Art”: Historic East Stanwood’s third annual Art Walk, 5 to 8 p.m. July 28, Aug. 25 and Sept. 29 with businesses and restaurants throughout east Stanwood featuring local artists original work along with music and appetizers. Passports are handed to you at the first business you visit; fill out your passport and qualify for a special prize drawing.
The Cama Beach Quilters: The third open-air quilt show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 28 at Cama Beach State Park, 1880 S. West Camano Drive, Camano Island. The show will feature a new group of 50 of the more than 160 quilts the group has made since 2002 for the cabins at the park. Bed-size and smaller quilts will be for sale; quilt-related activities in the Cama Center for all ages, including some sewing of quilt blocks, flower pounding and a bed-turning of antique quilts. Free but a Discover Pass (available at the Cama Welcome Center) is required for parking; shuttles will be available between the parking lots and the beach. For questions call Pam at 360-387-4550 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Greater Marysville Artists Guild Festival of the Arts: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 28 and 29 at Comeford Park, 514 Delta Ave., Marysville; paintings, jewelry, fabric items and more; live music and entertainment. Contact Shirley Fulfs at email@example.com.
Ninth annual Index Arts Festival: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 4, Doolittle Park, 300 Fifth Ave., Index; live music 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Admission and parking free. For more information go to www.indexartsfestival.org or call 360-793-4162.
Mill Creek Town Center Second Thursday Art Walk: 5 to 8 p.m. Aug.9 and Sept. 13; Town Center merchants will host artists or musicians in their businesses; maps showing participating merchants will be available online at www.millcreektowncenter.biz and on the evening of the Art Walk in Mill Creek Town Center.
Everett Outdoor Art Walk: The art walks are 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 18 and Sept. 15. The Art Walk’s outdoor portion is at 2914 Wetmore Ave. There will be an ice cream vendor and music.
3231 Creatives Gallery: 3231 Broadway, Everett; noon to 7 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday; www.3231creatives.com. New works by Lily Chang using tempera on silk or rice paper to paint in the Chinese elaborate style, through Aug. 25.
Also: 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 18; Cocoon House and 3231 Creatives will host a special artist reception to feature artwork from the homeless and/or once homeless artists in the area. Artists interested in exhibiting their work can stop by and fill out the application form at 3231 Creatives before Aug. 9. The exhibit runs Aug. 16 through Sept. 30.
All Aboard: 2507 Broadway, Everett; 425-327-5533. “Advanced Art Class” art work with Amanda Hernandez, Edward Barnhart, Larry Cullen, along with Eveyln Pringles first paintings and Cherie Estok.
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. Yuri Konyshev’s watercolors on display.
Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 1024 First St. No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648; www.artsofsnohomish.org. “Sumer Is Icumen In” is the Olde English way of saying summer is here and if you pop in during the Snohomish Garden Tour, from noon to 5 p.m. July 29, you’ll see art with summer themes and garden art and enjoy refreshments.
Autumn’s Framing &Gallery: 537 Main St., Edmonds; 425-778-5150; www.autumnsframing.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. “Water Play,” original water themed paintings by Jacob Kohn. Through Aug. 15.
Balefire: 1801 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-374-7248; www.balefirebar.com.
Bookend Coffee Company: Inside Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-3492. Artist Shawn Southwick shows off his colorful paintings through Aug. 31.
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.
Citrine Health: 2817 Rockefeller Ave., Everett; 425-259-9899; www.citrinehealth.org. Featured artist is painter Ursula Stocke.
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. Young new plein air oil painter Brooke Borcherding’s show “Skyline Over Lake Union” with vibrant works of Seattle city scenes and Edmonds vistas. Show runs until July 31.
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. Edmonds artist Pamela Harold is noted for her watercolors and lectures on travel journaling and her work is based on her travel journal sketches and her own photographs from throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia, and Egypt. Up through July 30.
Edmonds Community College Art Gallery: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays, 1 to 5 p.m. weekends, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; www.edcc.edu/gallery/.
Edmonds Conference Center: 201 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds; 425-640-1243; firstname.lastname@example.org; [URL]www.edcc.edu/artsnow;http://www.edcc.edu/artsnow; “Environmental Still Life,” features photography by Jacob Smithers who uses aged structures and nature to capture patterns and textures of rural subjects. Through Sept. 7.
Edmonds Library: 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 Museum: 118 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-774-0900. 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays; suggested donation is $2 per adult and $1 per childhistoricedmonds.org;http://historicedmonds.org. A model train exhibit with layout is on permanent display downstairs.
Everett Community College: The Russell Day Gallery, 2000 Tower St.; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. to noon on Fridayswww.everettcc.edu/gallery;http://www.everettcc.edu/gallery. “The Art and Science of the Wooden Boat” exhibits the craft of wooden boat building. Watch as a wooden dory is built during the duration of the exhibit; Sept. 17 through Oct. 30.
Fogdog Gallery: 505-660-6825www.fogdoggallery.com;http://www.fogdoggallery.com. Fogdog gallery has relocated to new gallery space at 233 North Olympic Ave., Arlington. Presents more than 70 different artists.
Future of Flight Aviation Center: 8415 Paine Field Blvd., Mukilteo; open daily 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.www.futureofflight.org;http://www.futureofflight.org: “Giving Wings to the World”: An exhibition of photographs taken around the world by Bill Stafford, retired president of the Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle. Through Nov. 1. Gallery only tickets are $10 for adults.
A Guilded Gallery: 8700 271st St., Stanwood; The new Stanwood Camano Arts Guild is open, displaying unique artwork by local artists. The gallery is planning to have three annual art shows with more information to follow.
Lynnwood Convention Center: 3711 196th St., SW, Lynnwood; 425-778-7155www.lynnwoodcc.com;http://www.lynnwoodcc.com. An exhibit featuring oil paintings on canvas, mixed media fiber on panel and a variety of other mediums which have been loaned by artists Jean Bradbury, Briana Knight, K. Robinson, Karen Simonson and Kate Vrijmoet. Through the summer.
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. 425-670-5518tinyurl.com/3g2z24y;http://tinyurl.com/3g2z24y.
Marysville Floral: 1512 Third St., Marysville; 360-659-7651www.marysvillefloral.com;http://www.marysvillefloral.com. 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Presenting original art work by local artists in watercolors, acrylics, oils, pottery, blown glass and photography.
Meyer’s Cafe: 1700 W. Marine View Drive, Everett; 425-259-3875. weekdays 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dan Clements is an underwater photographer who wrote the book “Critters, Creatures &Kelp.” By sharing images of life below the water, he hopes to increase people’s care and concern for our marine environment. Through July.
Mountlake Terrace Library Gallery: 23300 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace; 425-776-8722www.sno-isle.org;http://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; artist Claudia Postma’s mixed media of acrylic and collage is up through July 31.
Mukilteo Art &Frame: 11700 Mukilteo Speedway, No. 408, Mukilteo; 425-315-8506. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays.
Ornamental Arts Gallery: 13805 Smokey Point Blvd. Suite 105,Marysville. 425-422-5232OrnamentalArtsGallery.com;http://OrnamentalArtsGallery.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 12 to 4 p.m. Sunday, closed Monday and Tuesday; Helen Lueken is showing soft pastels and watercolor and functional yet decorative woodwork by Lucinda VanValkenburg; through July.
Port Gardner Bay Winery: 2802 Rockefeller Ave, Everett; 425-339-0293; email@example.com. Featured are Allan Giffen and SKY, aka Staci Hutchison.
Red Cup Cafe: 619 Fourth St., Mukilteo; 425-348-4825; Laurie Crawford shows “Pastel Local Landscapes II,” who has a passion for plein air painting and is a member of the Northwest Pastel Society.
Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050www.schack.org;http://www.schack.org; “Artist of the Year” celebrates bronze sculptor Kevin Pettelle and Art Advocate of the Year Jose Wise; their works are up through July 29.
The Sisters: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Gale Johansen paints not what she sees, but what she envisions using multiple mediums and often incorporating found, or recycled items; through Oct. 12.
Wisedesignz: 2908 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-259-2361www.wisedesignz.com;http://www.wisedesignz.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, by appointment Mondays. Original acrylics by David Larimer in “Calm of the Wild.” Up through July.
Wicked Cellars: 2616 Colby Ave., Everett; 425-299-3360.”Art of the African Mask” featuring more than 60 museum quality African masks.
Artworks Gallery at Greenbank Farm: 765 Wonn Road, C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010artworkswhidbey.com;http://artworkswhidbey.com. Garden Art by Jandellyn Ward for July whose metal artwork is made of new and recycled steel that is cut and ground and formed into components that are welded together. Through July.
Brackenwood Gallery of Fine Art: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978www.brackenwoodgallery.com;http://www.brackenwoodgallery.com. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays. “Where Gravity Meets Desire” features Buffy Cribbs and Bruce Morrow. Cribbs is known for her paintings on the reverse side of plexiglas that include figurative images of women and geometric shapes; Morrow is an oil painter whose work focuses on scenes from the prairie or desert; up through July 30.
Braeburn Restaurant: 197 D Second St., Langley; 360-221-3211www.braeburnlangley.com;http://www.braeburnlangley.com/; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Freeland Art Studios: 1660 Roberta Ave., Freelandfreelandartstudios.com;http://freelandartstudios.com.
Gallery by the Bay: 8700 271st NW, Stanwood. 360-629-4297. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. dailywww.gallerybythebay.com;http://www.gallerybythebay.com.
Garry Oak Gallery: 830 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor; 360-240-0222www.garryoakgallery.com/;http://www.garryoakgallery.com/; open daily 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., first Friday of each month, till 8 p.m. New artists are Kim Tinuviel, photography, encaustics; Barbara Lyter, fiber artist and illustrator Kim Niles.
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: 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island; 360-387-2759www.matzkefineart.com;http://www.matzkefineart.com
Raven Rocks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, C101, Greenbank, 360-222-0102, “>. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday. July is the annual Glass Art Invitational, featuring recent works in glass by a selection of Whidbey Island artists. Also: New paintings by Kathe Fraga. Neil’s Clover Patch Cafe: 14485 Highway 525, Ste. 3, Langley; 360-321-4120
Raven Rocks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, C101, Greenbank, 360-222-0102, “>. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday. July is the annual Glass Art Invitational, featuring recent works in glass by a selection of Whidbey Island artists.
Also: New paintings by Kathe Fraga.
Neil’s Clover Patch Cafe: 14485 Highway 525, Ste. 3, Langley; 360-321-4120www.ravenrocksstudio.com;http://www.ravenrocksstudio.com. “Postcards from Whidbey” features the playful 3-D paper collages of Adriana Mannion, who creates with colored art pens; up through July 31.
Rob Schouten Gallery: Greenbank Farm, C-103, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank; 360-222-3070www.robschoutengallery.com;http://www.robschoutengallery.com. Painter Anne Belov and sculptor Sharon Spencer will share an exhibition “Always a Self Portrait.” Belov’s paintings and prints are known for their vibrant palette and use of light; Spencer employs a fascination with native cultures and a deep respect for animals and the earth in her bronze pieces; up through Aug. 1.
Seagrass Gallery at Islander’s Restaurant: 848 N. Sunrise Blvd., Camano Islandwww.seagrassgallery.com;http://www.seagrassgallery.com.
Taste for Wine: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-321-0515www.tasteforwinewhidbey.com;http://www.tasteforwinewhidbey.com; noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays. “Painter of Place,” James Moore with original oil paintings; also Janet Pfeifer, mixed media and shadow boxes.
Whidbey Art Gallery: 220 Second St., Langley; 360-221-7675www.WhidbeyArtists.com;http://www.WhidbeyArtists.com; open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Artist Ron Ward is showing his encaustic and bronze. Through July.
Also: 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 4, featuring Barbara Mearing who will be working in pastels, acrylics and colored pencils, for the First Saturday Art Walk.
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; 360-466-4446www.museumofnwart.org;http://www.museumofnwart.org. “Pilchuck: IDEAS”: This is in celebration of 50 years of studio glass work produced at Pilchuck Glass School, featuring pieces from the permanent collection rarely seen off the school’s campus by some of the most important artists working in the medium; through Jan. 1.
Also: “Moments of Quiet from the Permanent Collection” is the summer exhibition from the Permanent Collection that features artworks and quotes related to the concepts of tranquility, peace of mind, and inspiration. Through Sept. 23.
Seattle Art Museum: 1300 First Ave.; 206-654-3100www.seattleartmuseum.org;http://www.seattleartmuseum.org
Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission: Entries in paintings, prints, drawings, miniatures, calligraphy, photographs, 3-D and artisans’ works are being accepted for the 34th annual Juried Art Show. More than $4,000 in prize money is available. Arts of the Terrace is held Sept. 29 through Oct. 7. Deadline for entries is Aug. 30. To enter or to view the prospectus online, go to “>. billboard Hibulb Cultural Center Series: This series includes a weaving demonstration 1 to 2 p.m. July 28 at 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip. For more informatin call 360-716-2635. Call for artists: Art in the Park, Sept. 8 to 9, 114 N. Olympic Ave., Arlington; presented by Arlington Arts Council at Legion Park in downtown Arlington
Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission: Entries in paintings, prints, drawings, miniatures, calligraphy, photographs, 3-D and artisans’ works are being accepted for the 34th annual Juried Art Show. More than $4,000 in prize money is available. Arts of the Terrace is held Sept. 29 through Oct. 7. Deadline for entries is Aug. 30. To enter or to view the prospectus online, go to “>.
Hibulb Cultural Center Series: This series includes a weaving demonstration 1 to 2 p.m. July 28 at 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip. For more informatin call 360-716-2635.
Call for artists: Art in the Park, Sept. 8 to 9, 114 N. Olympic Ave., Arlington; presented by Arlington Arts Council at Legion Park in downtown Arlingtonwww.cityofmlt.com;http://www.cityofmlt.com. For more information call 425-776-9173 ext. 3300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Previously Loved Art Sale: Art work is now being accepted for this Sept. 8 event at ArtWorks, 201 Second Ave., S., Edmonds. This sale is sponsored by the Edmonds Arts Festival Foundation and proceeds are used to benefit arts educational programs throughout Edmonds. Call 425-774-6049. All art donations will be accepted including paintings, prints, posters, frames, pottery, art supplies and other art related items.
Take Your Best Shot!: Photographers are invited to enter a juried competition for Art in the Alleys; photos must be of Mount Vernon’s historic downtown. Photographers may enter images in landscape/architecture, people and abstract. A cash award of $250 for “Best Of Show.” Entry fee is $25 for the first two photographs and $10 for each additional imagemountvernondowntown.org;http://mountvernondowntown.org[URL] and click on Art in the Alleys. [/URL]