Snohomish and Island counties
Art for ARF: Artists are invited to participate in an art auction and exhibit to benefit ARF, the Animal Rescue Foundation that was formed by Everett Animal Shelter volunteers. The Art for ARF auction is planned for Aug. 19 at Solovei Art Gallery, 2804 Grand Ave., Everett. See www.arfwa.org to learn more about ARF. Artists are asked to submit one artwork as a donation – an original or a framed print – for the silent auction. Artists may submit second art work for sale at the exhibit. Full information on the auction can be found at www.soloveiartgallery.com or e-mail Lyussy Hyder at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 425-501-2448.
Arts and natural sciences camp: Make reservations now for kids to attend 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 9-13 fine arts/dance camp, with painting, drawing, sculpting and ballet instruction, and July 16-20 outdoors/fine arts camp, with painting and sculpting of outdoor subjects, as well as nature education trips; $350/week; 425-355-6584, www.theartworkshopinc.com.
Arts Council of Snohomish County: Artists of all media are invited to show their works at The Art of Flight exhibit, Sept. 6-Nov. 1. Works must address the theme of flight; July 30 deadline. Mail entries to 1507 Wall St., Everett, WA 98201, Attn: Carie Collver; e-mail email@example.com.
Arts Index Group: Invites artists of all media to show their works at the 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 11 Arts Index Festival; 360-677-2269, www.indexartsgroup.org for details.
Call for artists: The Sisters Restaurant seeks artists to participate in a themed exhibit called “Good Taste,” Nov. 4-Jan.6. Contact Lyussy Hyder at firstname.lastname@example.org. Oct. 1 submission deadline; 425-258-8100, 425-501-2448.
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/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.
Lynnwood Arts Commission: Seeks works featuring the color orange for Sept. 28 “Orange Crush” exhibit at Lynnwood Library Gallery; applications due by July 27; 425-744-6459, www.ci.lynnwood.wa.us.
Juried show artists: Stanwood-Camano American Association of University Women asks artists to provide two samples of work each, for a show in October. Submissions will be judged from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 14, Stanwood United Methodist Church, corner of 102nd Drive and 271st NW; 360-387-9177.
Seattle and beyond
Northwest Design Awards contest: Works accepted through Aug. 6 at Seattle Design Center, 5701 Sixth Ave. S., Suite 378, Seattle; $35 online entry, $45 traditional entry; designs for yacht layouts, rooms in the home, retail spaces and more; 800-497-7997, www.seattledesigncenter.com.
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. “Spring into Art” exhibit of work from artists worldwide, through August.
Arts Council of Snohomish County: Monte Cristo Hotel, 1507 Wall St., Everett; 425-257-8380, www.artscouncilofsnoco.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Jean Mann’s pastel paintings, through July 30; meet the artist, 5 to 8 p.m. July 12 at the juried show.
Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 105 Cedar Ave., Snohomish; 360-568-8648, www.artsofsnohomish.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Dean Shepard’s oil paintings and Leah Wolf’s oil paintings and copper jewelry, through July 31.
Artworks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, Suite C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010. Woodworking and photography, ongoing. Eva Blaisdell’s works in various media, through July 31, reception 5 to 7 p.m. July 6.
Autumn’s Framing and Gallery: 537 Main St., Edmonds; 425-778-5150, www.autumnsframing.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Roxanne Jaross’ “Delight &Desire” oil paintings, through July 18.
Edmonds Art Commission: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-0228. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Pavilion dedication ceremony at the City Park, 2:30 p.m. July 8, Third Avenue between Howell and Pine Streets, free. Gloria Mae Campbell’s tapestries, through July.
Edmonds Art Festival Museum gallery: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-1984. Hours: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Sculptors’ workshop, various artists, through July 25.
Edmonds Library: 650 Main St., Edmonds; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Sue Roberston’s mixed media paintings, through July 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.
Frances Anderson Center: 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-0228. Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Meadowdale students’ works on display until September, during the center’s hours.
Greater Marysville Artists Guild: 6915 Armar Road, Marysville; 360-658-6102. Monthly meetings, interested artists always welcome, 6:30 p.m. first Wednesdays, the Barn in Jennings Park.
Lowell Art Works: 5205 S. Second Ave., Everett; 425-923-3635, www.lowellartworks.com. 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-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Carol Chellino’s encaustic paintings and Earl Cooper’s photography, through Aug. 16.
Museo: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays -Saturdays. 215 First St., Langley; 360-221-7737, www.museo.cc. Michel Tsouris’ paintings, July 7 through 30, reception 5 to 8 p.m. July 7.
Raven Rocks Studio: 220 First St., Langley; 360-221-6484, www.ravenrocksstudio.com. Photographer and artist Ken Lubas’ works, July 7 through Aug. 3, reception 5 to 8 p.m. July 7.
Sisters Restaurant: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-259-4858. Hours: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. Fran Clapper’s paintings through July 8.
Solovei Art Gallery: 2804 Grand Ave. (in Everett Public Market), Everett; 425-501-2448. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Third Saturday art walks.
The Salvage Studio: 650 Edmonds Way, Edmonds; 425-330-5425, www.thesalvagestudio.com. Crafting classes, various times and costs, call to register.
Wisedesignz: 2908 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-259-2361, www.wisedesignz.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, closed Sundays, by appointment Mondays. Ursula Stocke’s watercolors and oil landscapes, through July 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
Adrift: 510 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-0653. 6 to 9 p.m. July 6, first Friday gallery walk.
Anne Martin McCool Gallery: 711 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-293-3577, www.mccoolart.com. 6 to 9 p.m. July 6, first Friday gallery walk. Anne Martin McCool’s paintings July 6 through 27.
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria: 1040 Moss St., Victoria, British Columbia; 250-384-4101, www.aggv.bc.ca. “Rodin, A Magnificent Obsession” sculpture through July 29.
Bowman Gallery: 805 Fifth St., Anacortes. 6 to 9 p.m. July 6, first Friday gallery walk.
The Depot Arts Center, Gallery at the Depot: 611 R St., Anacortes; 360-293-3663. 6 to 9 p.m. July 6, first Friday gallery walk.
Digital Art Moments: 512 Commercial Ave., Anacortes. 6 to 9 p.m. July 6, first Friday gallery walk.
Gallery at the Depot: 611 R Ave., Anacortes. July 6, first Friday gallery walk.
Insights Gallery: 516 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-8044, www.insightsgallery.com. Summer show, various artists and media, through July 26.
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/under.
Port Angeles Fine Arts Center: 1203 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles; 360-457-3532. Anne Hirondelle’s sculptures and more, exhibit through Sept. 23.
Scott Milo Gallery: 420 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-293-6938, www.scottmilo.com. 6 to 9 p.m. July 6, first Friday gallery walk. Joseph Lesser’s paintings, through July 31.
Seattle and beyond
Frye Art Museum: 704 Terry Ave., Seattle; 206-622-9250, www.fryeart.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, free admission/parking. 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, July 9 to Aug. 10, pre-college summer certificate program for teens, partnership with the Frye and Gage Academy, to register, go to www.gageacademy.org/youth. “Anxious Objects – Willie Cole’s Favorite Brands” exhibit, through Sept. 3. “Fiat Mambo” paintings, drawings, prints and more, through Oct. 7. “Sin” paintings and “Frye Future” through Sept. 30.
Art/Not Terminal Gallery: 2045 Westlake Ave., Seattle; 206-233-0680, www.antgallery.org; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Jeffrey Bergstrand’s and Paul Berg’s paintings, through July 7 to Aug. 2, reception 7 to 10 p.m. July 7.
Davidson Contemporary: 310 S. Washington St., Seattle; 206-624-7684, www.davidsongalleries.com. “In Between,” Lisa Buchanan’s, Tram Bui’s, Mary Iverson’s paintings, July 6 to 28.
Davidson Galleries: 313 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; 206-624-7684; www.davidsongalleries.com; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Ronald Searle’s publisher proofs in the antique print department and Mikio Watanabe’s mezzotints in the contemporary print center, July 6 to 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-Saturdays. “An afternoon of art and science,” 2 to 4 p.m. July 7, marine life and naturalist guest speakers, free. Will Robinson’s stone sculpture and Jamie Evrard’s photography, through July 21.
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. Aaron Coberly’s and Doug Ealley’s paintings, July 7 to 29.
Gallery4Culture: 101 Prefontaine Place S., Seattle; 206-296-7580. “Independence,” Laura Wright’s mixed media pieces, through July 27.
Glenn Richards Gallery: 964 Denny Way, Seattle; 206-287-1877, www.glennrichards.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Chinese antiques, furniture and other architectural elements, ongoing. Shanghai art deco chairs and Nha Vuu’s paintings, through Sept. 15.
Gunnar Nordstrom Gallery: 127 Lake St. S., Kirkland; 425-827-2822, www.gunnarnordstromgallery.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. Bill Braun’s paintings, through July 8.
Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, www.henryart.org. Landscape architect Andy Cao lectures on past and present projects; free/members, $7/nonmembers. “General Idea,” collaboration of various media and artists, through Aug. 5. “Works from the True Collection,” various artists and media, through Sept. 23.
Moses Lake Museum &Art Center: 228 W. Third Ave., Moses Lake; 509-766-9395, www.mlrec.com/museum. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Admission: Free. Dorothy McGuinness’ weaving and Betty Hageman’s paintings, through July 13.
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-Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Admission: Free/members, $10, $8 seniors/military/students (13 /older with ID), $8 groups of 10 or more, $4 kids 6-12, free for kids under 6. 5 to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, free for all. Fifth anniversary celebration July 6 through 8, admission $5/person, $4 ages 6 to 12, free for ages 5/under. Celebration with cake, 1 p.m. July 6; glassblowing demonstrations, dramatic performances, hands-on activities through July 8. Mining Glass exhibit, various artists, through Feb. 3.
National Parks Conservation Association Parks Information Center and Gallery: 313-A, First Ave. S., Seattle; 206-903-1444, www.npca.org. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Myhrvold family photography exhibit, through Aug. 31.
Northwest Craft Center &Gallery: Seattle Center, 305 Harrison St., Seattle; 206-728-1555, www.wa.vsarts.org. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. “Nourishment: Clay for the Soul” exhibit, through July 30, opening reception 6 to 8 p.m. July 13.
Seattle Art Museum: 1300 First Ave., Seattle; 206-654-3100; www.seattleartmuseum.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, to 9 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, closed Mondays. $13, $10 ages 62/older, $7 students and ages 13-17, free ages 12/under, first Thursdays free for all. “SAM at 75: Building a Collection for Seattle” and “Five Masterpieces of Asian Art,” through Sept. 9.
Seattle Asian Art Museum: 1400 E. Prospect, Volunteer Park; 206-654-3100, www.seattleartmuseum.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays. $5, $3 students/seniors, first Thursdays and first Saturdays free to all, first Fridays free for seniors. “Modern Chinese Paintings from the Khoan and Michael Sullivan Collection” through July 29. 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-Fridays. Art, clay and photo club show, through Aug. 2. Student show, through Aug. 21.
Tacoma Art Museum: 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; 253-272-4258, www.tacomaartmuseum.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. third Thursdays. $7.50, $6.50 seniors/students/military. Japanese Star Festival, 1 to 5 p.m. July 7, kabuki theater events, origami projects, Japanese cultural treasure truniks and more; free with admission, and special nonmembers’ admission $5. “Sparkle Then Fade,” exhibit of various Northwest and nationally-acclaimed pieces, through Sept. 3. William Post’s landscapes and Japanese prints, through Sept. 16.
Vetri International Glass: 1404 First Ave., Seattle; 206-667-9608, www.vetriglass.com. Mark Roth’s “Erosion,” blown and sand-blasted glass, through July 22.
William Traver Gallery- Seattle: 110 Union St., Seattle; 206-587-6501, www.travergallery.com. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. Mary Josephson’s embroidery, Rick Araluce’s mixed media work, July 6 to 29.
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-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. Preston Singletary’s glasswork, through July 8.