Studio, gallery and art walk calendar


Everett Outdoor Art Walk: The last outdoor art walk is 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 15. The Art Walk’s outdoor portion is at 2914 Wetmore Ave. There will be an ice cream vendor and music.

Cama Beach Art Festival: runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 15 near the historic store at Cama Beach State Park, 1880 SW Camano Drive on Camano Island. Participants may create drawings or sculptures using inanimate objects found along the beach. Each individual or participating team will receive a 25-foot-long piece of rope to define their work space on the beach. Artists have three hours to gather shells, rocks and driftwood as art materials. After the festival, the rope canvases will be removed and the high tide will wash away festival artwork and materials. Artwork materials must remain on the beach during and after the festival. Registration is required the day of the event and is free. Teams may include up to five individuals. The Discover Pass is required. The festival is presented by the Cama Beach Foundation and Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission. Go to


Snohomish County

3231 Creatives Gallery: 3231 Broadway, Everett; noon to 7 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday; The art of Yuming Zhu through Oct. 6. Also: Cocoon House exhibit features artwork from area artists who are or have been homeless; 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 Pringle’s first paintings and Cherie Estok.

Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 1024 First St. No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648; The gallery is exhibiting Mary White Swan, who has won several awards with her bead work, creating jewelry and wall art. She uses thousands of beads in each work, woven in one at a time; also presenting watercolors by Joan Phinney. Through September.

Bookend Coffee Company: Inside Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-3492. Kendall Shea’s travel photography through Oct. 12.

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. Continuing featured show is “Water Play,” original water themed paintings by Jacob Kohn. Through September.

Citrine Health: 2817 Rockefeller Ave., Everett; 425-259-9899; Featured artist is Helen Lueken.

Cole Gallery &Artist Supplies: 107 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; 425-697-2787; Japanese Harajuku street fashion, which ranges from Gothic Lolita, Visual Kei, Cosplay (Anime like characters), to “cute” Kawaii styles of clothing, is on display with works of oil on linen by California artist Michael Fitzpatrick; Sept. 15 through Oct. 15 with an opening night reception 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 15. Also featured are artists Jennifer Diehl and Terrence Gasca.

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 oil paintings of Spokane artist Kathleen Cavender, a fourth generation professional artist whose great-grandfather supported a family of 12 on his art and whose sketchbook became her inspiration; through mid-September.

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; “Embodied Motifs,” features artist Audineh Asaf’s black and white photography exploring her identity as an Iranian American and the representation of the female body in both cultures. “Embodied Motifs” is her Master of Fine Arts culminating project for Goddard College. Meet the artist from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 19. Exhibit runs Sept. 24 to Dec. 14.

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 child; Celebrating 100 years of the Edmonds Police Department. Through Nov. 4. On Sept. 16, the museum unlocks the door to its newest exhibit space — a restored jail cell on the lower floor of the museum building. As part of the centennial celebration for the police department, the museum and police station will be open from noon to 5 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 16, so visitors can see police facilities old and new.

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 Fridays; closed Saturdays and Sundays. “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.

Future of Flight Aviation Center: 8415 Paine Field Blvd., Mukilteo; open daily 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; “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.

Gallery North: 509 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946;; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Colored pencil artist Paula Parks and fused glass artist Gayle Franklin have created a number of original pieces for this 2-D, 3-D exhibit. Through September.

A Guilded Gallery: 8700 271st St., Stanwood; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; this is the new Stanwood Camano Arts Guild gallery, run as a co-op with more than 40 artists; the gallery will be hosting the Snow Goose festival poster contest. Classes and workshops are for fine art as well as for beginners.

Lynnwood Convention Center: 3711 196th St., SW, Lynnwood; 425-778-7155; 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. 425-670-5518; Mixed-media artist Celeste Douville, an instructor at the Schack Art Center, is showing through Sept. 24.

Meyer’s Cafe: 1700 W. Marine View Drive, Everett; 425-259-3875. weekdays 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m; John McAlpine does abstract, still lifes and miscellaneous pieces using primarily chalk and oil pastels. and his use of color, shading and form are his driving forces in abstract pieces. Up through September.

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; local photographer Michael Hesler was given a brownie camera at 10 years old and he’s been an avid photographer ever since. Through Sept. 30.

Port Gardner Bay Winery: 2802 Rockefeller Ave, Everett; 425-339-0293; Featured are Allan Giffen and SKY, aka Staci Hutchison.

Red Cup Cafe: 619 Fourth St., Mukilteo; 425-348-4825; Laurie Crawford, who has a passion for plein air painting, shows “Pastel Local Landscapes II.”

Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050;; “Pearls of Experience” celebrates 30 Years of the Northwest Basket Weavers Guild featuring traditional and contemporary works involving citrus peel, sturgeon skin, agave leaves and metal; through Sept. 20.

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; 425-259-2361;; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, by appointment Mondays. September features watercolor artist Art Dujardin, whose brilliantly colored pieces are sometimes abstract and sometimes representational; meet him during the Everett Art Walk, 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 15.

Wicked Cellars: 2616 Colby Ave., Everett; 425-299-3360.; The art gallery at this wine shop is exhibiting works by painter Shari Osti, of Arlington, whose exhibit opens during the Everett Art Walk, 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 15. The opening event features live music and a tasting of the wines of importer and distributor Quintessential Wines. The exhibit is up through Nov. 12.

Island County

Artworks Gallery at Greenbank Farm: 765 Wonn Road, C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010; Featuring “Industrial Glamour” by John Olsen for September; Olsen uses black and white photography to celebrate the creative inventions of the Industrial Age, as exemplified by early motorcycles.

Brackenwood Gallery of Fine Art: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays; the annual Print Show runs through Oct. 1 displaying fine art prints in a variety of printmaking techniques, such as Bridget Fischer’s one-of-a-kind monotypes with an abstract yet contemporary feel and Dona Reed, who uses a linoleum relief block printing technique, and Buffy Cribbs’ prints which are linocuts and etchings and Francy Blumhagen who hand-colors her relief prints.

Braeburn Restaurant: 197 D Second St., Langley; 360-221-3211;; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tom Trimbath and his gallery of Whidbey photographs.

Garry Oak Gallery: 830 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor; 360-240-0222;; open daily 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., first Friday of each month, till 8 p.m. Featured artists for September are watercolorist Randy Emmons and jewelry maker Joanne Deckwa.

MUSEO: 215 First St., Langley, 360-221-7737, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday. Featuring Lisa Snow Lady with new works in acrylic on panel. These works explore landscape and architecture in and around South Whidbey and other scenes in Washington; also, Takuya Tokizawa will exhibit works in blown glass.

Penn Cove Gallery: 9 Front Street, Coupeville; 360-678-1176;; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday; Richard Nash is the featured artist for September and whose work is described as nonobjective abstract expressionism, with composition as his main focus.

Raven Rocks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, C101, Greenbank, 360-222-0102,; “Double Bluff — South Whidbey’s Playground,” is a photo essay by Tom Trimbath, his final installment of his five year photo essay of the natural environment of Whidbey Island. Trimbath said he doesn’t treat digital photography as if it was film. “I don’t crop, colorize, add or subtract.” Through Oct. 2

Rob Schouten Gallery: Greenbank Farm, C-103, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank; 360-222-3070;; Illustrator and painter Wendy Wees has paintings in this exhibit that “cleverly play with the idea of birds and birdhouses in completely original and magical ways,” said gallery owner VictoryShouten. Also featured is the handblown glass art of Robert Adamson and Janis Swalwell. Adamson has served as technical and assistant director at Pilchuck Glass School and founded The Glass Eye Studio in Seattle with Swalwell.Through Oct. 3.

Taste for Wine: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-321-0515;; noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays. Group art show through October: prints by George Jennings, “Naked Eye” photographs by Marian Myszkowski, original oils and prints by S.R. Thomas, Jr.

Whidbey Art Gallery: 220 Second St., Langley; 360-221-7675;; open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Craig Sullivan, photographer, September’s featured artist, and Travis Gerard Kuehn, sculpture.

Skagit County

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; “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.


Call for Artists : 2013 Lynnwood Arts Commission Gallery Exhibitions; deadline is Sept. 23. Inviting all visual artists in Washington to apply. The Lynnwood Arts Commission will select artists for month long exhibitions for 2013 at the Art Gallery at Lynnwood Library, 19200 44th Ave. W, Lynnwood. Applications can be obtained at or contact

Holiday Art Mart /Juried: Presented by the Mukilteo Arts Guild, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 3, Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. For an application contact Christine Awad Schmalz at This well attended show for artists does not take commission or an entry fee. Table space is $75.

Call for Art — Artists’ Commentaries: Artists have a lot to say and they say it with images. Some artists comment on society, politics, or the economy through their art, which is what we want you to do. Rules are: artists may submit up to five two or three dimensional pieces; fee is $10 per artist, checks made payable to 3231 Creatives; art must be wired and ready to hang; although the exhibit is open entry, 3231 reserves the right to not show work deemed unsuitable due to presentation or subject; entries due Oct. 6. Art may be delivered Oct. 2 through 6 during gallery hours, noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, or by appointment. Exhibit opens Oct. 9; exhibit closes Nov. 3. For questions and entry forms email us at,, or or stop by the gallery at 3231 Broadway, Everett.

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