Spiritual Expression Through Nature: This community art show is an all ages show for artists to share their spiritual expression through photos, painting, drawing and mixed media; opening night reception 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 10, Pointe of Grace Lutheran Church, 5425 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. Family Hands-On Art Night and hosted viewing, 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 17 and hosted viewing 3 to 6 p.m. May 18. For more information call the Mukilteo Arts Guild 425-423-0450.
Camano Island Studio Tour: The 15th Annual Camano Island Studio Tour goes for two weekends for visitors to see artists in action in this free, self-guided tour of 48 artists, 31 studios and three galleries featuring ceramics, fiber and textile wearables, glass, jewelry, masks, sculpture, pastels, photography, printmaking, painting and wood. The tour is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 10 through 12 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 18 through 19. For more information or to download a brochure go to www.camanoarts.org/.
Exhibits: Snohomish County
3231 Creatives Gallery: 3231 Broadway, Everett; noon to 7 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. “Arts &Letters,” where the written word becomes an element of design. Up through June 2.
All Aboard: 2507 Broadway, Everett; 425-327-5533.
Anabel’s Framing &Gallery: 2531 Broadway, Everett; 425-258-6402; www.anabelsgallery.com. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays.
Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 1024 First St. No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648; www.artsofsnohomish.org. “April Showers” showcases art work that welcomes spring and new life and the outdoors. Through April. Coming up: Mother’s Day Celebration: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 12 with chocolates, beverages, and art.
Brushstrokes Art Supply: 5702 172nd St NE, Arlington; 360-658-4044; www.brushstrokesartsupply.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays.
Christopher Framing &Gallery: 537 Main St.,Edmonds; 425-778-5150; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Citrine Health: 2817 Rockefeller Ave., Everett; 425-259-9899; www.citrinehealth.org. The featured artist is oil painter Josey Wise.
City Hall: 121 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-775-2525; www.ci.edmonds.wa.us; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Murphey Collection paintings in the third floor reception area’s permanent display.
Cole Gallery &Artist Supplies: 107 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; 425-697-2787; www.colegallery.net; “Doggie Divas and the People Who Love Them — Paintings of dogs and their people,” by Patty Forte Linna who will show her pastel and oil paintings of dogs and their handlers from May 4 to June 1. The artist will also be teaching a workshop at Cole Art Studio, located on the lower level of Cole Gallery, on how to paint and draw your pet in best light and style, June 22 and 23.
Edmonds Arts Festival Museum Gallery: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-1984. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. “Selected Work” by former Edmonds Arts Commissioners is the theme of the current exhibit with pieces by Win Bainbridge, Crisse Bennett, Pamela B. Harold, Donna Leavitt and Darlene McLellan; through May 4.
Also: A mixed media exhibit by King’s High School art students in the McDevitt Young Artists Display Case; through June 3.
Edmonds Community College Art Gallery: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays, 1 to 5 p.m. weekends, 20000 68th Ave. W, Lynnwood; http://www.edcc.edu/gallery/. “Circuitous,” are works by wood scupltor Paul Vexler on view through May 3.
Edmonds Conference Center: 201 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds; 425-640-1243; email@example.com; www.edmondsconferencecenter.com/index.php.
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 and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. “Willadene Torbenson: Mixed Media Paintings” shows the skill of building a painting from colorful layers of sculpted paper into the third dimension. Torbenson will give a live demonstration of her skills 5 to 7 p.m. May 16 at the Third Thursday ArtWalk. On view through June 17.
Edmonds Museum: 118 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-774-0900. 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays.
Everett Community College: The Russell Day Gallery, 2000 Tower St.; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays; closed Saturdays and Sundays; www.everettcc.edu/. “Sun and Earth: 93 Million Miles in 8 Minutes” was created by EvCC Russell Day Gallery Director Greg Kammer with help from EvCC astronomy instructor Andrew Vanture. This video exhibition uses two full-wall video projections to juxtapose a temporal earth, with waterfalls, wave and wind-blown grass, to the sun as it erupts with flares and storms; on view through May 3.
Fisherman’s Market &Grill: 1032 West Marine View Drive, Everett; 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Sunday. “Women In Photography,” featuring local photographer Kendall Shea, owner of Kendall Lauren Photography, along with Lara Schadee and Kelly Matheson; opening reception 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 4; up through May 29.
Also: A natural fiber dying class will be held 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 18. For more information email Artloftsisters@yahoo.com.
Gallery North: 509 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946; www.gallerynorthedmonds.com/; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Eve Ingraham shares her paintings and jewelry that reflect a European trip to Venice and beyond; opening reception 1 to 4 May 4 and refreshments will be served; up through May.
A Guilded Gallery: 8700 271st St., Stanwood; www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com/; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.
Lynnwood Convention Center: 3711 196th St., SW, Lynnwood; 425-778-7155; www.lynnwoodcc.com.
Lynnwood Library Gallery: 19200 44th Ave. W, Lynnwood; Open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays, 425-670-5518.
Meyer’s Cafe: 1700 W Marine View Drive, Everett; 425-259-3875; weekdays 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Mountlake Terrace Library Gallery: 23300 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace; 425-776-8722; www.sno-isle.org. 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. Lisa Myers Bulmash Mixed Media Exhibit of acrylics, paper and ephemera on printed materials such as greeting cards, bookmarks and ticket stubs; up through May 31.
Mukilteo Art &Frame: 11700 Mukilteo Speedway, No. 408, Mukilteo; 425-315-8506; www.mukilteoartandframe.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Featuring local artists and twin brothers Daniel and Mike Burroughs; Daniel’s body of work includes oil paintings of rural and man made landscapes, old factory buildings and trucks; Mike is a retired architectural illustrator and does detailed sketches of Whidbey Island scenery and surrounding areas; up through the end of May.
Ornamental Arts Gallery: 13805 Smokey Point Blvd. Suite 105,Marysville. 425-422-5232; OrnamentalArtsGallery.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, closed Sunday and Monday; featuring photographer Winston Rockwell whose landscape and micro-environment photos have been published in Life Images and National Geographic; reception 4 to 7 p.m. May 3 with live music from two members of the Campbell Road Celtic music group.
Port Gardner Bay Winery: 2802 Rockefeller Ave, Everett; 425-339-0293; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050; www.schack.org. “The Creative World of Book Arts,” through May 28 which explores books as works of art.
And: “Interpretations” exhibit of artwork by Denney Juvenile Justice Center and Cocoon House youth; through May 29.
The Sisters: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. A new acrylic and mixed media exhibit of abstract paintings and collages by Duane Simshauser called “Rock On, Baby!” comprised of 13 works which curator Lyussy Hyder calls “abstract at its best.” The exhibit runs through July 12.
Stormy Lake Pottery: 6132 195th Ave., SE Snohomish; 360-568-2978; email@example.com.
Stunningly Strange Gallery: 407 Main St., Edmonds; www.stunninglystrange.com; 425-697-0420 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vertigo Rising Gallery: 1806 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-344-2768.
We Do Art: 5612 Evergreen Way, Everett; 425-238-2585; wedoart.net; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.
Wisedesignz: 2908 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-259-2361; www.wisedesignz. Painter Jamie Tuttle exhibits “Summer Observations” through May with an opening reception 4 to 7 p.m. May 18.
Wicked Cellars: 2616 Colby Ave., Everett; 425-299-3360; www.wickedcellars.com/. “The Oils of Ursula Stocke,” a Pacific Northwest artist since 1995, Stocke paints primarily in oils and the influence of both the impressionist and fauvist movements; up through mid-May.
Artworks Gallery at Greenbank Farm: 765 Wonn Road, C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010; artworkswhidbey.com. Featuring fiber artist Teri Jo Summer during May opening with a trunk show 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. May 3 followed by an opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. with light snacks and beverages and musician Quinn Fitzpatrick.
Brackenwood Gallery of Fine Art: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978; www.brackenwoodgallery.com. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays. “A Matter of Taste” features painters Faye Castle, Gail Davis, Cary Jurriaans, Joni Reed and Jason Waskey; opening reception 5 to 7 p.m. May 4; up through May 27.
Braeburn Restaurant: 197 D Second St., Langley; 360-221-3211; www.braeburnlangley.com/; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; featuring David Rogan-Levine of DRL Photography.
Freeland Art Studios: 1660 Roberta Ave., Freeland; freelandartstudios.com; 2nd annual Freeland Art Studios Open House, noon to 4 p.m. May 19. Refreshments served.
Garry Oak Gallery: 830 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor; 360-240-0222; www.garryoakgallery.com/; open daily 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., first Friday of each month, till 8 p.m. The gallery’s newest artists are: Marcia Muchnick, free form pottery; Michael Watkins, photography; Ron Apgar fused glass and Gay Shuell, carved and embellished gourds.
The Loft at Terry’s Corner: 848 N. Sunrise Blvd., Camano Island, 360-654-6547. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
MUSEO: 215 First St., Langley, 360-221-7737, www.museo.cc. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday. May exhibit includes Eric Eschenbach’s recent encaustic works, as well as paintings in oil and Katrina Hude’s blown glass.
Penn Cove Gallery: 9 Front St., Coupeville; 360-678-1176; www.penncovegallery.com/; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday; Linnane Armstrong is the featured artist for May. Meet her from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 11 and May 19 where she will display and discuss block printing.
Raven Rocks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, C101, Greenbank, 360-222-0102, www.ravenrocksstudio.com. The lighter side of art is presented in “The Ravens of Mae: Whimsical Ravens Share the Wisdom of Mae West, “new artwork by Windwalker Taibi through June 6; opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. May 3.
Rob Schouten Gallery: Greenbank Farm, C-103, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank; 360-222-3070; www.robschoutengallery.com. Opening May 3, sculptor Dan Freeman and painter Angele Woolery will be featured artists to help celebrate the gallery’s five-year marker. Freeman combines wood with metal, or metal with stone, creating in and outdoor displays; Woolery is exhibiting her vivid oil landscapes and pastel flowers; up through June 3.
Seagrass Gallery at Islander’s Restaurant: 848 N. Sunrise Blvd., Camano Island; www.seagrassgallery.com.
Taste for Wine: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-321-0515; www.tasteforwinewhidbey.com; noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays.
Whidbey Art Gallery: 220 Second St., Langley; 360-221-7675; www.WhidbeyArtists.com; open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; featured artists for May are Jandellyn &Johnanthan Ward of Winfield Designs presenting 2-D and 3-D metal works and Pat Brookes, showing acrylic and watercolor paintings.
Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday and Monday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday; 360-466-4446; www.museumofnwart.org; “Rik Allen: Seeker”: Allen lands his interstellar sculptural works in the main gallery with his metal and glass spaceships evoking the galaxies; up through June 9.
Also: “Allen Moe: The Earth Below” illustrates the interactions of sand, water, and gravity at the mouth of the Skagit River; up through June 9.
And: “Structures from the Permanent Collection” is a multiple media grouping of architectural landscapes and sculptures; up through June 9.
La Conner Quilt &Textile Museum: 703 S Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288; www.laconnerquilts.com.
Seattle Art Museum: 1300 First Ave.; 206-654-3100; www.seattleartmuseum.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, closed on Tuesdays, open on Monday holidays. Admission $7 to $13, free ages 12 and under, first Thursdays free for all. “Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: Treasures of Kenwood House, London,” features about 50 masterpieces from the collection, among them Rembrandt’s “Portrait of the Artist,” which is leaving Europe for the first time; through May 19.
Seattle Asian Art Museum: 1400 East Prospect St., Seattle; 206-654-3100; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Admission $7 and $5, free ages 12 and under.
SAM Gallery: 1220 Third Ave.; 206-343-1101; email@example.com; 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays;
Edmonds School District Student artists: Students in grades K-12 and home-schooled students can submit their art in the Student Exhibit of the Edmonds Arts Festival. Open class entries will be received and photographed at the Edmonds School District Office, 20420 68th Ave. W. in Lynnwood, May 3. Guidelines for entry are posted on the Student Exhibit page at www.edmondsartsfestival.com/the-festival/student-art.
Calling all vendors: Art at the Barn is a juried art show showcasing original fine art and crafts June 29 and 30 at the Yantis Farm. You may contact Monica Yantis for more information about the show at 360-435-8815 or email Monica at yantism_@ msn.com. Deadline is June 14. This is an Arlington Arts Council sponsored event.