visual arts calendar


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; costs vary.

Applications for Lynnwood Arts Commission exhibit: Applications accepted through March 31 for exhibit starting June or July; 425-744-6459,

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,

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

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

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,

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,

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 live model, drop-ins welcome, reserve space before each Friday; $15; 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; 425-388-2400, ext. 5545, topics include machine quilting, reading knit patterns, silk dyeing.

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, Artist of the Year Reg Akright’s stone sculptures, through April 17.

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. “Nautical By Nature” exhibit, through March 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. 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.

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. 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.

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

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; daily; 425-259-3492. Fumiko Winder’s acrylics and watercolors, Japanese drawings and more, through April 15.

Everett Community College: 2000 Tower St., Everett; Russell Day 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; 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, By appointment and during 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, 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, 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, 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.

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, 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, 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.

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, 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.

Wisedesignz: 2908 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-259-2361, 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

Insights Gallery: 516 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-8044, Anniversary show, more than 70 contributing artists, through March 27.

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. Family Art Day, “The Yoga of Calligraphy” with Maggie Wilder, choose from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 2 to 4 p.m. sessions, March 22, registration required; ext. 108. 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.

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. Oscar Adrian Centeno’s photography, through March. Various artists’ works in the Subterranean Room, through April 4.

City of Enumclaw Gallery: 1339 Griffin Ave., Enumclaw; 360-825-3594, “The Magic of Cats,” Trudy and Perry D’Armond’s photography, through April 1.

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. “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, Tram Bui’s “Structural Reference,” Matthew Landkammer’s “Holding on to Nothing,” and Dion Zwirner’s “Recent Works on Paper,” through March 28.

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. Alden Mason’s paintings, through March 22.

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. “Dreaming the Emerald City” exhibit, through April 6. “R. Crumb’s Underground” exhibit on display through April 27.

Gallery4Culture: 101 Prefontaine Place S., Seattle; 206-296-7580. Jason Wood’s “Old Growth and Used Memories,” through March 28.

Gunnar Nordstrom Gallery: 127 Lake St. S., Kirkland; 425-827-2822, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. Thom Ross’ mixed media works, through April 6.

Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, 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,” Jason Kahn’s exhibit of space and sound, through March 28.

Mercer Island Gallery and Arts Council: 8236 SE 24th St., Mercer Island; 206-236-3545. Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. Charlotte Segal’s paintings and Gwen Jones’ quilts, through April 11, reception 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 27.

Microsoft Art Collection: Building 33, Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond; 425-706-0033, 425-722-6591. Lecture with Claire Cowie, landscape artist, 6 to 7 p.m. March 24, Building 33 conference center.

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. “Form, Color, Pattern,” Dante Marioni’s works, through Sept. 21.

National Parks Conservation Association Parks Information Center and Gallery: 313-A, First Ave. S., Seattle; 206-903-1444, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, 6 to 8 p.m. first Thursday art walks. Molly Hashimoto’s paintings and journals, through May 17.

Seattle Art Museum: 1300 First Ave., Seattle; 206-654-3100; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, to 9 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, closed Mondays. $13, $10 ages 62 and older, $7 students and ages 13 to 17, free ages 12 and under, first Thursdays free for all; events free with admission unless otherwise noted. “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, “Introductions” show, eight new artists’ works, through April 12.

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. Sacred Journeys film series, 1:30 p.m. Sundays, through March 23, $17 members, $19 nonmembers series, $7 single film tickets.

Shoreline Community College: 16101 Greenwood Ave. N., Seattle; 206-546-4101 ext. 4433. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Pam BergLundh’s paintings, through March 24.

The Stonington Gallery: 119 S. Jackson St., Seattle; 206-405-4040, Various artists’ new works, through March 31.

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. “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, 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.

William Traver Gallery — Tacoma: 1821 E. Dock St., Suite 100, Tacoma; 253-383-3685, 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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