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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., all are limited to 8 to 12 students; 425-257-8380, www.artscouncilofsnoco.org.

Fused glass mosaics for kids with Janet Foley, 4 to 5:30 p.m. Nov. 28, for ages 7 to 12, $15.

Fused glass mosaics for teens with Janet Foley, 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 28, for ages 17 and older, $20.

Arts Commission has open position: Now accepting applications for one four-year term, preference will be given to applicants professionally engaged in literary arts; Dec. 3 application deadline; 425-771-0228, e-mail Gillespie@ci.edmonds.wa.us.

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.

Little Picasso art classes: 10 to 11 a.m. Fridays through Dec. 14, The Art Workshop, 724 First St., Mukilteo; for ages 3 and older, class covers painting and drawing in various media; $70 includes all supplies; registration required; details by calling 425-355-6584 or visiting www.theartworkshopinc.com.

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.

Registration for young artists: Young artists programs for elementary through high school students of various arts, both stage and visual, Centrum at State Worden State Park, 223 Battery Way, Port Townsend; tuition from $195 to $365, workshops range from 3- to 5-day sessions, sessions range from January to June 2008, 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 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. “Land, Fire and Steel” show, pottery, paintings and more; through Nov. 30. Women Painters of Washington’s holiday art show, through Jan. 3.

ArtWorks: 201 Second Ave. S., Edmonds; 206-546-1588. Mystical Door contest, through Dec. 8, enter to win a Mystical Door by visiting downtown Edmonds merchants; start at Nama’s Candy, 102 1/2 Fifth Ave. N.; see www.artsplash-edmonds.com.

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. “Natural Symmetry,” Ruth Handewith’s watercolors, through Dec. 18.

Bayview Cash Store Front Room: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-579-1021. Annual XII x XII x XII show, reception 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 27, show runs Nov. 27 through Dec. 30.

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. Mark Rediske’s encaustics and oil pastels, through Nov. 30.

Edmonds Community College: 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1339 ext. 7299. “The Digital Art Age” exhibit through Dec. 7.

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. Works by digital photograph artists Henk Dawson, Susie Howell and Tonnie Wolfe, through November.

Edmonds Museum: 118 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays; 425-774-0900. Pacific Northwest Needle Arts Guild’s non-juried art show, quilts, jewelry, wall hangings and more, through December.

Espresso Americano: Inside Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-4858, or inside Everett Transit Station, 3201 Smith Ave., Everett; 425-258-9393. Janet Myer’s watercolor and acrylic paintings, through Nov. 30.

Everett Artist’s Supply and Framing: 5321 Evergreen Way, Everett; 425-353-3084. Mike Mallory’s watercolor paintings, through Nov. 30.

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, 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.

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. 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, www.irinamilton.com. Painting and drawing classes, 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays, ongoing. Native Indian exhibit on display through Dec. 30.

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. Bruce Morrow’s “Iconic Cowboys &A Triptych of the West,” through Nov. 28.

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. Joan Bowers’ photographic and other images, through Jan. 10.

Raven Rocks Studio: 220 First St., Langley; 360-221-6484, www.ravenrocksstudio.com. “The Golden Mean: Whidbey Phisland Landscapes,” Lauren Taibi’s oil paintings, exhibit through Nov. 30.

Semantics Gallery: 110 Fourth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-775-3176. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through Saturdays, noon to 4 p.m. Sundays. “Travels on 2,” Julie Scandora’s paintings, through Jan. 13.

The Sisters Restaurant: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-259-4858. Hours: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Invitational group show, “Good Taste,” through Jan. 4.

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. Gale Johansen’s mixed media paintings, exhibit through Dec. 7.

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

Harbor Gallery: 3177 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor; 253-851-8626, www.harborviewsharborgallery.com. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Waterworks members’ show, through Nov. 30.

Insights Gallery: 516 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-8044, www.insightsgallery.com. Petite Pieces show, through Dec. 29.

La Conner Quilt Museum: Inside Gaches Mansion, 703 S. Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, $4.

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. Joseph Goldberg­ A Retrospective, encaustic paintings, drawings and sculptures, through Jan. 6.

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. Carolyn Johnson’s paintings, through Nov. 29. “Artists for Breast Cancer” group show, through Dec. 6.

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. Karen Kosoglad, Sultan Mohamed and Denise Takahashi’s new works, through Jan. 13.

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.

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. Yvonne Twining Humber’s paintings and Patricia Piccinini’s sculptures, through Jan. 6. “Dreaming the Emerald City” exhibit, through April 6.

Gallery4Culture: 101 Prefontaine Place S., Seattle; 206-296-7580. Garret Keith’s “Quiet Riot,” through Nov. 30.

Gunnar Nordstrom Gallery: 127 Lake St. S., Kirkland; 425-827-2822, www.gunnarnordstromgallery.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. Holly Ballard Martz’s and Valaree Cox’s paintings through Dec. 9.

Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, www.henryart.org. “A Forest for the Trees,” photography exhibit and “Viewfinder,” photography and other media, both through Dec. 30. Kim Jones — A Retrospective, through Jan. 20.

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: 1200 Third Ave., Seattle; 206-343-1101, www.seattleartmuseum.org. “Body Image” exhibit, through Dec. 8.

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.

Seattle Sampling 2007: 4 to 9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 30 throgh Dec. 2, 12 locations from Ballard to Burien and beyond, featuring arts and crafts of 46 artists, details at 206-935-6740, www.seattlesampling.com.

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. “Young at Art,” basic art concepts for ages 3 to 5, $40 for members for 5-week session, or $9 for individual sessions; $55, $12 nonmembers. Gee’s Bend, “The Architecture of the Quilt” exhibit, through Dec. 9. Cecilia Beaux Master Copy Class, 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, through Dec. 18, $375 TAM members, $425 nonmembers; 253-571-9348. “Veiled Northwest,” Mary Randlett’s photographs, through Jan. 27.

Vetri International Glass: 1404 First Ave., Seattle; 206-667-9608, www.vetriglass.com. Glenn Lyons’ “Gathered Forms — Natural Vessels,” through Nov. 30.

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. Lynn Whitford’s portaits in metal and Jeff Gunn’s encaustics, through Dec. 2.

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. Tom Farbanish’s and Nick Wirdnam’s glass pieces, through Dec. 9.

Wing Luke Asian Museum: 407 Seventh Ave. S., Seattle; 206-623-5124, www.wingluke.org. 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, $4, $3 seniors and students, $2 ages 5 to 12. Events are free with admission unless otherwise noted. “Journey to Justice: 223 Years of Asian Pacific American Labor in the Puget Sound” exhibit through Nov. 30.

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