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. All are limited to 8 to 12 students.
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 after Jan. 25, optional box lunch $12 per day; 360-357-3480, 800-969-0869, www.businessofcrafts.com.
Winter and spring classes: Various sessions between Feb. 5 and 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.
Stitches From the Heart seeks local quilters: National group seeks local people interested in quilting, crocheting or knitting hats, sweaters and other items for needy newborns; or donations of yarn; 866-472-6903, www.StitchesFromTheHeart.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 email@example.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.
Garden Faire vendors sought: Vendor applications must be postmarked by Feb. 1, after that, late fees apply; call to inquire about fees; 360-652-5708, www.gardenfaire.com; Faire takes place April 5, new red barn/youth hall, Stanwood Camano Fairgrounds, 6431 Pioneer Highway, Stanwood.
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
Mount Vernon Tulip Festival artisans sought: Applications accepted until Feb. 6; forms available at www.downtownmountvernon.com or call 360-336-9277.
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.
Seattle and beyond
Ocean Shores juried show: Feb. 14 application deadline for artists of all media; entries must be original, 2-dimension pieces not shown at Ocean Shores previously; April 11 to 13 show; entry forms online or by mail at P.O. Box 241, Ocean Shores, WA 98569 with self-addressed stamped envelope; 360-289-2542, www.associatedarts.org.
Snohomish and Island counties
Arts Council of Snohomish County: Historic Monte Cristo Hotel, 1507 Wall St., Everett; 425-257-8380, www.artscouncilofsnoco.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. “Pets on Parade II” exhibit, various artists and media, through Feb. 28.
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. “The Black and White Show,” various artists and media, through Jan. 31.
Artworks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, Suite C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010. Woodworking and photography, ongoing.
Everett Community College: 2000 Tower St., Everett; www.evcc.edu. Northlight Gallery, exhibit in honor of Russell Day’s “Catalyst,” through March 21, various artists’ paintings, architecture, drawings and more.
Index Arts Gallery: 508 Ave. A, Index; 360-677-2269, www.indexarts.com. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, or by appointment; ongoing displays of fine Northwest arts, pottery and birdhouses.
Karlson/Gray Gallery: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978, www.karlsongraygallery.com. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. “Perspectives on the Landscape,” various artists and media, through January.
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.
Lynnwood Library Gallery: 19200 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-744-6459; www.ci.lynnwood.wa.us. 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. Kim Eugene Hood’s and Carol Dale Duby’s works, through Feb. 14.
Monroe Arts Council: 17161 Beaton Road SE, Monroe; ww.monroeartscouncil.org.
“Arty Gras” masquerade ball and fundraising auction, 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. Feb. 2, Lord Hill Farms, 12525 Old Snohomish-Monroe Road, Snohomish; $50; 360-794-7844.
Mountlake Terrace Library: 23300 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace; 425-776-8722. Maryse Proctor’s pen, ink and watercolor works, through Jan. 31. Hanji arts and crafts display, also through Jan. 31.
Museo: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily except closed Tuesdays, January through March, 215 First St., Langley; 360-221-7737, www.museo.cc. 5 to 8 p.m. first Saturdays, opening receptions. “Preview show,” featuring works of 20 artists in various media, through Jan. 29.
Raven Rocks Studio: 220 First St., Langley; 360-221-6484, www.ravenrocksstudio.com. “We Go in Beauty – Moving On” exhibit through Jan. 31.
Solovei Art Gallery: 2804 Grand Ave. (in Everett Public Market), Everett; 425-501-2448, www.soloveiartgallery.com. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. “Photography: Straight Shot”, various artists’ works, through Jan. 30.
Wired &Unplugged Internet Coffeehouse: 717 First St., Snohomish; 360-568-2472.
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
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. 2 p.m. Jan. 27, artist’s talk by Randy Walker, “Forest Studies in Glass.” “No Joke — Selections from the Pruzan Collection” and Randy Walker’s “Heartwood,” through March 9.
Scott Milo Gallery: 420 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-293-6938, www.scottmilo.com. Amanda Houston’s oils, through Jan. 29. Jim Orvik’s acrylic on paper, Feb. 1 through March 4.
Western Gallery: 516 High St., Bellingham; 360-650-3963, www.wwu.edu. “Leaded – The Materiality and Metamorphosis of Graphite” exhibition, through March 8.
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. Dave Rockenbeck’s sculptures and Fuan Wong’s fused glass work, through Feb. 7.
City of Enumclaw Gallery: 1339 Griffin Ave., Enumclaw; 360-825-3594, www.ci.enumclaw.wa.us. Mike Dilbeck’s photography, through Feb. 5.
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. New works by Lori Duckstein, Cathy Fields and Kate Harkins, and “Life through the Lens of Tibetan Refugee Children,” both run through March 9.
Davidson Galleries: 313 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; 206-624-7684; www.davidsongalleries.com; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Antique maps and other papers for viewing in the Antique Print department through January. Carol Summers’ color woodcuts, through Feb. 2.
Enumclaw Arts Commission: 1339 Griffin Ave., Enumclaw; 6 to 9 p.m. public drawing sessions, 1640 Fell St. Participants supply easels and materials, registration required; 360-802-0239.
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. James Martin’s and Sheri Bakes’ works, through Jan. 26.
Fountainhead Gallery: 625 W. McGraw St., Seattle; 206-285-4467. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, and by appointment. “Stories — Informal Figurative Works,” various artists, through Feb. 3.
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 and parking. “R. Crumb’s Underground”: 1 and 3:30 p.m. guided gallery tours, Jan. 26 and 27, exhibit on display Jan. 26 through April 27. “Dreaming the Emerald City” exhibit, through April 6.
Gallery4Culture: 101 Prefontaine Place S., Seattle; 206-296-7580. Ross Sawyer’s “Clear Blue Sky” exhibit, through Feb. 1.
Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, www.henryart.org. The works of Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa, through March 9. Jean-Luc Mylayne’s photography and Dawn Cerny’s narrative drawings and clothing, Jan. 26 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. Admission: Free for members, $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. Mining Glass exhibit, various artists, through Feb. 3.
Seattle Art Museum Gallery: 1220 Third Ave., Seattle; 206-343-1101, www.seattleartmuseum.org. “In Focus — Centrum/Longon,” various artists, through Feb. 2. “Autobiography,” various artists, through Feb. 9.
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.
Shoreline Community College: 16101 Greenwood Ave. N., Seattle; 206-546-4101 ext. 4433. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Cynthia Bittenfield’s “Word War II Revisited,” through Jan. 28.
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. African-American quilting speaker and demonstration, “Veiled Northwest,” Mary Randlett’s photographs, through Jan. 27. “Threads that Bind: Works by Pacific Northwest African American Quilters” display through Feb. 17. “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. Nadege Desgenetez’s blown glass works and Richard Royal’s sculpted glass works, through Feb. 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. “Now,” various artists’ glass work and James Minson’s glass work, through Jan. 27.