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Snohomish and Island counties

Arts of Snohomish Gallery seeks new artist members: All categories; get applications from 360-568-8648, or at www.artsofsnohomish.org.

Arts Council of Snohomish County classes in the Art Annex: 2919 Hoyt Ave., 425-257-8380, www.artscouncilofsnoco.org. Most are limited to 7 to 12 students. Topics include drawing, encaustics, printmaking, bookbinding, fused glass, watercolor, oil painting and more; costs vary.

Applications for Lynnwood Arts Commission exhibit: Applications accepted through March 31 for exhibit starting June or July; 425-744-6459, www.ci.lynnwood.wa.us/parks.

Craft business workshop: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday and 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, March 29 and 30, ArtWorks, 201 Second Ave. S., Edmonds; $190, optional box lunch $12 per day; 360-357-3480, 800-969-0869, www.businessofcrafts.com.

Solovei Art Gallery: 2804 Grand Ave. (in Everett Public Market), Everett; 425-501-2448, www.soloveiartgallery.com. Gallery now seeks entries for 2008 group shows.

Winter and spring classes: Various sessions through June 17, ArtWorks, 201 Second Ave. S., Edmonds; $70 and $80 total or some at $40 weekly for 3-week session; topics include watercolor, perspective drawing and figure drawing; 206-0774-609, www.artworks-edmonds.org.

Watercolor class: 10 a.m. to noon Thursdays, ongoing, Stanwood Camano Community and Senior Center, 606 Arrowhead Road, Camano Island; 360-659-4108 or e-mail artistallen@aol.com.

Edmonds Community College ArtsNow classes: Chinese landscape painting, beginning Spanish, framing for the artist, all-voice acting classes and more; Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1243, www.edcc.edu/ArtsNow.

Life drawing and painting group: 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Fridays, ongoing, 832 Third St., Mukilteo, across from St. John’s Catholic Church. Work with a live model, drop-ins welcome, reserve a space before each Friday; $15 per session; 423-355-6584, www.theartworkshopinc.com, www.mukilteoartsguild.org. Downtown Merchants Association of Edmonds: Monthly art walk; accepting submissions from artists in all media; 425-776-3778, Manya@kindredcircle.com.

Needle art classes: 9 a.m. to noon or 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., depending on class, WSU Snohomish County Extension Offices, 600 128th St. SE, Everett; $10 per session, registration and other prerequisites apply, must register 1 week before class; 425-388-2400, ext. 5545, topics include machine quilting, reading knit patterns, silk dyeing and more.

Skagit County and north

Registration for young artists: Young artists programs for elementary through high school students of various arts, both stage and visual, Centrum at Fort Worden State Park, 223 Battery Way, Port Townsend; $195 to $365; 3- to 5-day sessions between January and June, registration deadline varies by program, see Web site for form to complete and other details; 360-385-3102, ext. 114, www.centrum.org.

Visual arts

Snohomish and Island counties

Anabel’s Framing &Gallery: 2531 Broadway, Everett; 425-258-6402, www.anabelsgallery.com. Oils, acrylics and watercolors by local and international artists, ongoing. 4 to 7 p.m. third Saturday art walks, www.everettartwalk.org.

Art Merchant International: 17161 Beaton Road SE, Monroe; 360-794-7844, www.art-merchant-intl.com. Pacific Rim work, various artists, ongoing. “Clay, Copper and Coffee,” primitive-fired pottery by Wayne Kilburn.

Arts Council of Snohomish County: Historic Monte Cristo Hotel, 1507 Wall St., Everett; 425-257-8380, www.artscouncilofsnoco.org. Artist of the Year Reg Akright’s stone sculptures, through April 17.

ArtsNOW Gallery: Edmonds Conference Center, 201 Fourth Ave. N., Edmonds; third Thursday ArtWalks; 425-640-1243, e-mail ArtsNow@edcc.edu. [“]Women in the Mix,” mixed media exhibit, through May 2.

Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 105 Cedar Ave., Snohomish; 360-568-8648, www.artsofsnohomish.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. “Nautical By Nature” exhibit, through March 29. “Delicate Yet Vibrant Art” exhibit, April 1 through 30.

Artworks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, Suite C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010. Woodworking and photography, ongoing.

Autumn’s Framing and Gallery: 537 Main St., Edmonds; 425-778-5150, www.autumnsframing.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Irina Milton’s paintings, through March 30.

Bayview Corner Cash Store: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-321-4232. Chris Highland’s black-and-white nature photography, through March.

Deception Pass Art Gallery: 40751 Highway 20, Whidbey Island; 360-675-9438. Hours: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. Lyla Lillis’ pottery, through March. Russell Chandler’s photography, through April.

Edmonds Art Commission: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-0228. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Various artists’ basketry, through March.

Edmonds Art Festival Museum gallery: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-1984. Hours: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Jackie VanNoy’s paintings, through March 28. Marita Dingus’ mixed media works, April 3 through 29, opening reception 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 17.

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, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays; 425-771-0228. Kathleen Moore’s pastels, through March.

Espresso Americano: Inside Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett; open daily; 425-259-3492. Fumiko Winder’s acrylics and watercolors, Japanese drawings and more, through April 15.

Everett galleries’ art walks: 4 to 7 p.m. third Saturdays, www.everettartwalk.org. Includes Arts Council of Snohomish County, 1507 Wall St.; Anabel’s Framing and Gallery, 2531 Broadway; Covenant Art Glass, 3232 Broadway; exPressive Art Studio &Gallery &Pottery Loft, 3710 W. Mukilteo Blvd.; Greening Properties, 2817 Rucker Ave.; Lowell Art Works, 5205 S. Second Ave.; Solovei Art Gallery, 2804 Grand Ave.; and WiseDesignz Custom Framing &Fine Art Gallery, 2908 Hewitt Ave.

exPressive Arts Studio &Gallery &the Pottery Loft: 3710 W. Mukilteo Blvd., Everett; 206-200-8258, www.karonleigh.com. Open by appointment and during the Everett art walks, 4 to 7 p.m. third Saturdays. Gallery offers classes in various media for youth and adults. “Women In Wax” show, through March 31.

Greater Marysville Artists Guild: 6915 Armar Road, Marysville; 425-377-9671. Monthly meetings, interested artists always welcome, 6:30 p.m. first Wednesdays, the Barn in Jennings Park.

Index Arts Gallery: 508 Ave. A, Index; 360-677-2269, www.indexarts.com. Winter hours by appointment only; ongoing displays of fine Northwest arts, pottery and birdhouses.

Irina’s Art Studio &Gallery: 2804 Grand Ave., #302, Everett; open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. first and third Saturdays, and by appointment; 425-308-8184, www.irinamilton.com. New paintings on display, through March 29. Painting and drawing classes, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays, starting April 1, $120 for four sessions or $40 per individual session. Plein air and studio landscape workshop, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. April 26 and 27, including demos, lectures, individual instruction and more, teaching painting of historical Everett; $140 total for both days, space is limited.

Karlson/Gray Gallery: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978, www.karlsongraygallery.com. Summer hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily otherwise. Pat Tolle’s oil works, through April 2. Sue Taves, Diane Divelbess and Carolyn Divelbess Denning’s works, through April, opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. April 5.

Lake Stevens City Hall: 1804 Main St., Lake Stevens; www.ci.lake-stevens.wa.us. Fran Clapper’s oil and watercolor paintings, on display 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, through March 31.

Lowell Art Works: 5205 S. Second Ave., Everett; 425-923-3635, www.lowellartworks.com. Hours: By appointment only. Third Saturday art walks. Local and regional artists’ acrylics, oil and glass work, ongoing.

Mukilteo Art &Frame: 11700 Mukilteo Speedway Suite 408, Mukilteo, 425-315-8506. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Anniversary show, various local artists’ works, through April.

Museo: 215 First St., Langley; 360-221-7737, www.museo.cc. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily except closed Tuesdays, January through March, also 5 to 8 p.m. first Saturdays, opening receptions. Michael Hoffman’s oils and fresco works, through March 30. Inge Roberts’ ceramics, April 5 through 27, reception 5 to 8 p.m. April 5.

The Sisters Restaurant: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-259-4858. Hours: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. “Domestic Arts” women’s show, through May 2.

Solovei Art Gallery: 2804 Grand Ave. (in Everett Public Market), Everett; 425-501-2448, www.soloveiartgallery.com. Gallery now seeks entries for 2008 group shows. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Mike Adams’ “Emancipated Landscapes,” through March 29. Ron Stocke’s watercolors, April 1 through 28, reception 2 to 6 p.m. April 5.

Stanwood-Camano Arts Guild: 7314 300th St., Stanwood; www.stanwoodarts.com. The Guild hosts “Art at the Schoolhouse,” 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, 15806 Best Road, Mount Vernon, featuring watercolor, oil and acrylic artists’ work, mixed media, photography, glasswork and more; free.

Wisedesignz: 2908 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-259-2361, www.wisedesgnz.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, closed Sundays, by appointment Mondays. Greg Stair’s pastels, exhibit through March 31.

Zippy’s Java Lounge: 1804 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-258-4940. Third Saturday art walks. Monthly art opening and fundraising event, last Thursdays.

Skagit County and north

“Art at the Schoolhouse,” Stanwood-Camano Arts exhibit: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, 15806 Best Road, Mount Vernon, featuring watercolor, oil and acrylic artists’ work, mixed media, photography, glasswork; free; www.stanwoodarts.com.

Lincoln Theatre Art Gallery: 712 S. First St., Mount Vernon; 360-336-2858. NASA astronaut collection, signed photographs, through April 30.

Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner; 360-466-4446. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily during exhibitions. Free for members, $5, $4 seniors, $2 students, free under ages 12 and under. Roland Pantze’s paintings, through April 20. Paul Horiuchi’s works in various media, through June 15.

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center: 1203 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles; 360-457-3532. Strait Art 2008, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, through May 11.

Rexville Grange Gallery: 19299 Rexville Grange Road, Mount Vernon; 360-474-9454, www.goecities.com/rexvillegallery, www.tulipfestival.org. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Various artists displayed through Tulip Festival, opening ceremony 5 to 9 p.m. April 4, with music of Ireland and Scotland and more.

Skagit Art Association: 15379 SR 536, building B, Mount Vernon; 360-428-8576, www.skagitart.org. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, March 28 through April 27, free admission; opening reception 6 to 8 p.m. March 28, student art reception 2 to 6 p.m. March 29.

Skagit Valley Tulip Festival Art Bash 2008: Skagit Valley Vineyards, 16163 SR 536, Mount Vernon (for Art Bash only); Art Bash hours 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, free; works in various media; opening reception 2 to 6 p.m. March 28.

Seattle and beyond

Art/Not Terminal Gallery: 2045 Westlake Ave., Seattle; 206-233-0680, www.antgallery.org; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Oscar Adrian Centeno’s photography, through March. Various artists’ works in the Subterranean Room, through April 4.

Columbia City Gallery: 4864 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; 206-760-9843, www.columbiacitygallery.com; noon to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. “Puppet Show,” various artists’ group show and “Sarili Cycle: A Dialogue of Love,” various artists, both on display through May 11.

Davidson Contemporary: 310 S. Washington St., Seattle; 206-624-7684, www.davidsongalleries.com. Tram Bui’s “Structural Reference,” Matthew Landkammer’s “Holding on to Nothing” and Dion Zwirner’s “Recent Works on Paper,” through March 28.

Foster/White Gallery: Pioneer Square, 220 Third Ave. S., Seattle; 206-583-0100, www.fosterwhite.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays. Darlene Cole’s paintings, April 3 through 19, reception 6 to 8 p.m. April 3, during First Thursday art walk.

Frye Art Museum: 704 Terry Ave., Seattle; 206-622-9250, www.fryeart.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, free admission, parking. “Dreaming the Emerald City,” through April 6. “R. Crumb’s Underground,” through April 27.

Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, www.henryart.org. Jean-Luc Mylayne’s photography and Dawn Cerny’s narrative drawings and clothing, through April 27.

Museum of Glass: 1801 Dock St., Tacoma; 253-284-4750, www.museumofglass.org. Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. $10, $8 seniors, military and students 13 and older with ID, $8 groups of 10 or more, $4 kids 6 to 12, free for kids under 6. 5 to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, free for all. “Living Legacies — Homage to a Maestro,” March 28 to Sept. 7. “Form, Color, Pattern,” Dante Marioni’s works, through Sept. 21.

Seattle Art Museum: 1300 First Ave., Seattle; 206-654-3100; www.seattleartmuseum.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, to 9 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays. $13, $10 ages 62 and older, $7 students and ages 13 to 17, free ages 12 and under, first Thursdays free for all.

“Free First Saturday” activities. First Friday lectures. “Rome on Film,” 7:30 p.m. SAM downtown, Fridays, through March 28, $29, $32 series.

Seattle Art Museum Gallery: 1220 Third Ave., Seattle; 206-343-1101, www.seattleartmuseum.org. “Introductions” show, eight new artists’ works, through April 12. Burt Glinn’s photographs, April 3 through May 3.

Seattle Asian Art Museum: 1400 E. Prospect, Volunteer Park; 206-654-3100, www.seattleartmuseum.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays. $5, $3 students and seniors, first Thursdays and first Saturdays free to all, first Fridays free for seniors. Discovering Buddhist art and Pattern Richness in modern Japanese textiles, ongoing.

The Stonington Gallery: 119 S. Jackson St., Seattle; 206-405-4040, www.stoningtongallery.com. Various artists’ new works, through March 31. “Masks and Panels” group exhibition, April 3 through 30, reception 6 to 8 p.m. April 3.

Tacoma Art Museum: 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; 253-272-4258, www.tacomaartmuseum.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. third Thursdays. $7.50, $6.50 seniors, students, military. “Traces and Accumulations,” works emphasizing the nature of contemporary art, in the Wright Exhibition Space, through April. “Renoir as Printmaker, The Complete Works, 1878-1912” exhibit, through June 29.

William Traver Gallery — Seattle: 110 Union St., Seattle; 206-587-6501, www.travergallery.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. Nick Mount’s blown glass, through March 30. Alan Fulle’s abstract paintings and Hiroshi Yamano’s glass sculptures, April 4 through 27, reception 5 to 8 p.m. April 3.

William Traver Gallery — Tacoma: 1821 E. Dock St., Suite 100, Tacoma; 253-383-3685, www.travergallery.com. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. Cordry Ryman’s new work, through April 6.

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