visual arts calendar

Visual arts

Snohomish and Island counties

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

Art Merchant International: 17161 Beaton Road SE, Monroe; 360-794-7844, 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, 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, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. “For the Love of Art,” featuring love-themed photographs, paintings and more, Feb. 1 through 29.

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, 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. “Avian,” Ray White’s photography exhibit, through Feb. 19.

Edmonds Community College: 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1339 ext. 7299. ARTSNow “EDGE” exhibit, through March 14.

Everett Community College: 2000 Tower St., Everett; Northlight Gallery, exhibit in honor of Russell Day’s “Catalyst,” through March 21, various artists’ paintings, architecture, drawings and more.

Everett galleries’ art walks: 4 to 7 p.m. third Saturdays, Includes Arts Council of Snohomish County, 1507 Wall St., Anabel’s Framing and Gallery, 2531 Broadway, Covenant Art Glass, 3232 Broadway, 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.

Gallery North: 508 Main St., Edmonds; 425-775-0946, “Bird Art,” mixed media paintings of Martha Brouwer, Sandra Kahler, Cheryl Richey, Feb. 1 through 29, reception 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 3.

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, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, or by appointment; 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, New paintings on display, through March 29. Painting and drawing classes, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays, ongoing, $120 for four sessions or $40 per individual session. Drawing sessions with models, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. first and third Saturdays, $15 per session, RSVP requested due to space limits.

Karlson/Gray Gallery: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Renee Flynn-Federspiel’s oils on canvas and Julie Hougom’s sculptures, Feb. 1 through 27, reception 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 2.

Lake Stevens City Hall: 1804 Main St., Lake Stevens; 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, 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; 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;

“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.

Mukilteo Art Academy (formerly Point Elliott Art Academy): Rosehill Community Center Art Annex, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo; 425-353-5111, Faculty, student and community show, 1 to 4 p.m. Feb 1 and 2, Rosehill Community Center; free.

Museo: 215 First St., Langley; 360-221-7737, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily except closed Tuesdays, January through March, also 5 to 8 p.m. first Saturdays, opening receptions. “On the Road” features works by more than 40 artists, incorporating roads, transportation, trips down the road less traveled, the beat poets, rebellion, freedom and more; opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 2, exhibit through Feb. 26.

Solovei Art Gallery: 2804 Grand Ave. (in Everett Public Market), Everett; 425-501-2448, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

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

Adrift: 510 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-0653. 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 1, first Friday gallery walk.

Anne Martin McCool Gallery: 711 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-293-3577, 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 1, first Friday gallery walk. “Art Jewelry For Your Love” exhibit opens Feb. 1.

Bowman Gallery: 805 Fifth St., Anacortes. 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 1, first Friday gallery walk.

The Depot Arts Center, Gallery at the Depot: 611 R St., Anacortes; 360-293-3663. 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 1, first Friday gallery walk.

Digital Art Moments: 512 Commercial Ave., Anacortes. 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 1, first Friday gallery walk.

Insights Gallery: 516 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-8044, 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 1, first Friday gallery walk.

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. “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, 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 1, first Friday gallery walk. Jim Orvik’s acrylic on paper, Feb. 1 through March 4.

Western Gallery: 516 High St., Bellingham; 360-650-3963, “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,; 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. Carlo Castellano’s paintings through Feb. 29, reception 7 to 10 p.m. Feb. 9. Group show in Subterranean room, through February.

City of Enumclaw Gallery: 1339 Griffin Ave., Enumclaw; 360-825-3594, Mike Dilbeck’s photography, through Feb. 5.

Columbia City Gallery: 4864 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; 206-760-9843,; 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;; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Carol Summers’ color woodcuts, through Feb. 2. Seiko Tachibana’s works in the Contemporary Print &Drawing Center, and David Roberts R.A.’s works in the Antique Print Department, Feb. 8 through March 1, opening reception 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 7.

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,; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays.

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, 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” exhibit on display 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. Timea Tihanyi’s handmade paper and felt exhibit, Feb. 7 through 29, reception 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 7.

Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, Valentine craft-in event, 1 p.m. Feb. 2. Art dialogue with Sandra Kroupa, 7 p.m. Feb. 7. The works of Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa, through March 9. Jean-Luc Mylayne’s photography and Dawn Cerny’s narrative drawings and clothing, through April 27.

Jack Straw New Media Gallery: 4261 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle; 206-634-0919. “Wires,” Jaon Kahn’s exhibit of space and sound, through March 28.

Museum of Glass: 1801 Dock St., Tacoma; 253-284-4750, 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.

Pratt Fine Arts Center: 1902 S. Main St., Seattle; 206-328-2200. Various artists’ drawings, paintings, prints and more, Feb. 7 through 24, opening reception 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 7.

Seattle Art Museum Gallery: 1220 Third Ave., Seattle; 206-343-1101, “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, 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.

Tacoma Art Museum: 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; 253-272-4258, 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. “Threads that Bind: Works by Pacific Northwest African American Quilters” display through Feb. 17; community festival related to display, noon to 5 pm. Feb. 3, museum admission is free; event features dancing, live music, story presentations, paper quilt square activity and more. “Renoir as Printmaker, The Complete Works, 1878-1912” exhibit through June 29.

William Traver Gallery — Seattle: 110 Union St., Seattle; 206-587-6501, 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, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. “I Am in Motion,” Paul Marioni’s glass sculptures and more, and Dante Marioni’s blown glass pieces, reception 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 2, exhibits run Feb. 2 through March 9.


Snohomish and Island counties

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

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

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,

Edmonds Arts Commission Write On calligraphers’ workshop: 7 p.m. slide lecture Feb. 1, full day workshops, Feb. 2 and 3, ArtWorks, 201 Second Ave. S., Edmonds; $120, $130, registration required; 206-523-4013,

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,

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,

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

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,

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,; 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,, Downtown Merchants Association of Edmonds: Monthly art walk; accepting submissions from artists in all media; 425-776-3778,

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 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,

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,

Artist Trust grant applications available: Mail or hand-deliver by 5 p.m. Feb. 22 to 1835 12th Ave., Seattle; 206-467-8734, 866-218-7878,

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