Gordana Curgus: The Driftwood Players are featuring the work of painter Gordana Curgus in the theater lobby during the run of “The Importance of Being Earnest”; Curgus uses primarily acrylics to reflect a European and Renaissance influence but she sometimes incorporates fabrics, pumice, gels, and other mixed media to the canvas. Artwork may be viewed from one hour before performances to 15 minutes after the curtain through March 10 at the theater, 950 Main St., Edmonds. For tickets, call 425-774-9600 or go to www.driftwoodplayers.com.
Quilters Anonymous Quilt Guild – 2013 Quilt Show: The theme for this 32nd annual show is “Out of this World!” with more than 500 quilts that range from traditional to innovative. Prize-winning northwest quilter Klota Underwood is the featured artist; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday from March 15 to 17, Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave. SE, Monroe. Admission is $7 and includes entry for all three days. For information go to www.quiltersanonymous.org.
3231 Creatives Gallery: 3231 Broadway, Everett; noon to 7 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Multi-media and metal artist Dennis Hacker is featured in the exhibit, “The Art of Dennis Hacker” through March.
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. The gallery is introducing three new artists: jewelers Jim and Debbie Beem; mixed media artist Geraldine Banes and wildlife artist Judy Sullivan.
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.
Cafe Zippy: 2811 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-303-0474; www.zippysjava.com; open 8 a.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. Sunday.
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; Angela Bandurka paints bold and bigger than life still lifes; artist reception 5 to 8 p.m. March 21 during Third Thursday Artwalk; up through March 31.
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. An exhibit of Catherine Gill’s paintings, all done mostly in the last three years and are river scenes done plein air in Washington state; on view through March 13.
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/. “Interpolated Spheres” deconstructs the Korean adoptee process with mixed media works by Nari Baker, Darius Morrison and Christina Seong. Up through March 12.
Edmonds Conference Center: 201 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds; 425-640-1243; email@example.com; [URL]www.edcc.edu/artsnow;http://www.edcc.edu/artsnow; “Visions of the Chinese Garden Photography Show” features photographs by Ray Pfortner and 15 of his photography students; up through March 15.
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.
Edmonds Museum: 118 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-774-0900. 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. “The Owl &the Woodpecker” presents photographs from Paul Bannick, who examines the intertwined life histories of owls and woodpeckers with 15 photographic prints of owl and woodpecker species found in the Pacific Northwest, along with text panels, and birdcalls and drumming sound recordings by audio-naturalist Martyn Stewart; on view through April 14.
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/;http://www.everettcc.edu/. “Lindstrom: A Retrospective — 60 Years of Photography”; retired Everett Community College instructor John Lindstrom presents ancient relics, athletic action, family snapshots and lots of vegetables and flowers. On view through March 15.
Fisherman’s Market &Grill: 1032 West Marine View Drive, Everett; 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Sunday. A new “Men’s Art Show” opens with a reception 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 9 and features the oil paintings of Michael Mercer; fused glass by Michael McDade; pen, ink and acrylic by Louis Mychal Madden and photography by Matt Monson. The show is up through April 3.
Gallery North: 509 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946www.gallerynorthedmonds.com/;http://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. Annual Miniature and Small Paintings Show through March.
A Guilded Gallery: 8700 271st St., Stanwoodwww.stanwoodcamanoarts.com;http://www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com/; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.
Lynnwood Convention Center: 3711 196th St., SW, Lynnwood; 425-778-7155www.lynnwoodcc.com;http://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, 425-670-5518http://tinyurl.com/3g2z24y;http://http://tinyurl.com/3g2z24y.
Meyer’s Cafe: 1700 W Marine View Drive, Everett; 425-259-3875; weekdays 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Martin Hodge is showing his artwork for the first time locally; his recent pieces are black and white paintings of vistas, landmarks and portraits using acrylics in a pop art theme. Up through March.
Mountlake Terrace Library Gallery: 23300 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace; 425-776-8722www.sno-isle.org;http://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. Cee Lambert Exhibit shows Lambert’s representational painting style, seascapes of the Pacific Northwest, floral work and still lifes, along with pet portraits. Up through March 31.
Mukilteo Art &Frame: 11700 Mukilteo Speedway, No. 408, Mukilteo; 425-315-8506www.mukilteoartandframe.com;http://www.mukilteoartandframe.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Featured artists are Eileen Sorg, mixed media, and Deon Matzen, oil on wood panels, through March 31.
Ornamental Arts Gallery: 13805 Smokey Point Blvd. Suite 105,Marysville. 425-422-5232OrnamentalArtsGallery.com;http://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 the pastel paintings of Vicki Johnson who has shown her work in Taiwan, China, Malaysia, Paris, Hong Kong and Singapore, as well as in the United States and is working in pastels doing landscapes, architecture and still lifes.
Port Gardner Bay Winery: 2802 Rockefeller Ave, Everett; 425-339-0293; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050www.schack.org;http://www.schack.org. “Fiber Art,” a new exhibit that features diverse pieces from Whidbey Island Surface Design, including a quilt made from electronic art digitally printed onto fabric and extensively stitched, to a sculptural wall installation of swimming fish with bodies shaped from woven “gutter guard” wire; 23 artists are featured; up through April 5.
The Sisters: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. “Premonitions and Remembrance,” is an exhibit of paintings and installations by Mike Adams, an abstract visionary of 3-D art; up through April 12.
Stormy Lake Pottery: 6132 195th Ave., SE Snohomish; 360-568-2978; email@example.com.
Stunningly Strange Gallery: 407 Main St., Edmondswww.stunninglystrange.com;http://www.stunninglystrange.com; 425.697.0420 or firstname.lastname@example.org. This new gallery will display whimsical, surrealistic, and mixed media art; owner Kaitlin Phillips Goodey will be the first to display her own artwork, inspired by fairy tales and memories.
Vertigo Rising Gallery: 1806 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-344-2768.
We Do Art: 5612 Evergreen Way, Everett; 425-238-2585wedoart.net;http://wedoart.net; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.
Wisedesignz: 2908 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-259-2361www.wisedesignz.com;http://www.wisedesignz.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, by appointment Mondays. Photography by Robert Hanline, whose black and white images reveal a moody reflection of a world where people don’t exist but they have left their mark; artist reception 4 to 7 p.m. March 16 during the Everett Art Walk. Up through March.
Wicked Cellars: 2616 Colby Ave., Everett; 425-299-3360; www.wickedcellars.com/.
Artworks Gallery at Greenbank Farm: 765 Wonn Road, C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010artworkswhidbey.com;http://artworkswhidbey.com. Glass artist Dale Reiger is the featured artist for March showing his kiln-formed, transparent, opaque, and iridescent glass pieces.
Brackenwood Gallery of Fine Art: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978www.brackenwoodgallery.com;http://www.brackenwoodgallery.com. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays. “Discerning Eyes,” is a photography exhibit featuring artists Rich Frishman, Earl Olsen, Ed Severinghaus, Skip Smith, and Kim Tinuviel. Up through April 29.
Braeburn Restaurant: 197 D Second St., Langley; 360-221-3211www.braeburnlangley.com/;http://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 the works of painter Dan Burroughs.
Freeland Art Studios: 1660 Roberta Ave., Freelandfreelandartstudios.com;http://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; 360-240-0222www.garryoakgallery.com/;http://www.garryoakgallery.com/; open daily 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., first Friday of each month, till 8 p.m.
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.
Matzke Fine Art Gallery: 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island; 360-387-2759www.matzkefineart.com;http://www.matzkefineart.com[URL]. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends, by appointment weekdays. “The Steamroller Print Show,” on view through April 14.
MUSEO: 215 First St., Langley, 360-221-7737, [/URL]www.museo.cc;http://www.museo.cc. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday. John Sarkis does a one-man show of his 2 and 3-D works which are influenced by graffiti and street art. Through March.
Neil’s Clover Patch Cafe: 14485 Highway 525, Ste. 3, Langley; 360-321-4120; artists of South Whidbey will be rotating their art exhibit with all new paintings shown.
Penn Cove Gallery: 9 Front St., Coupeville; 360-678-1176www.penncovegallery.com/;http://www.penncovegallery.com/www.ravenrocksstudio.com;http://www.ravenrocksstudio.com. “Wrapped in Memories,” features handwoven wraps by India Rassner-Donovan in a broad selection of colors in bamboo, linen, silk cotton and wool fibers; also oil paintings by Marcia Van Doren that takes you to forgotten places and cherished times; up through April 2.
Rob Schouten Gallery: Greenbank Farm, C-103, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank; 360-222-3070www.robschoutengallery.com;http://www.robschoutengallery.com. The gallery’s first exhibition of fine art photography features five Northwest photographers: Lorraine Healy is an Argentinian photographer who produces earthy weathered images; macroscopic florals are what Louie Rochon loves to shoot; Stephen Roxborough explores the abstract; Sandy Rubini produces surreal and sensual; Don Wodjenski adds 3-D to his work; up through April 1.
Seagrass Gallery at Islander’s Restaurant: 848 N. Sunrise Blvd., Camano Islandwww.seagrassgallery.com;http://www.seagrassgallery.com.
Taste for Wine: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-321-0515www.tasteforwinewhidbey.com;http://www.tasteforwinewhidbey.com; noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays.
Whidbey Art Gallery: 220 Second St., Langley; 360-221-7675www.WhidbeyArtists.com;http://www.WhidbeyArtists.com; open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Featured artists for March include island glass maker Aaron LaChausee and landscape painters Joyce Donaldson, who does oils and watercolor, and Ginger Schmidt, who does oils.
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; 360-466-4446www.museumofnwart.org;http://www.museumofnwart.org; “Eduardo Calderon: Portraits of 20 Northwest Artists” features photographic portraits of 20 Northwest artists by Calderon, who took the artists portraits after interviewing them; up through March 13.
Also: “Black and White Color Study from the Permanent Collection”: Are black and white really colors? This exhibit helps to answer that question while taking an atypical look at the Northwest palette; up through March 13.
La Conner Quilt &Textile Museum: 703 S Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288www.laconnerquilts.com;http://www.laconnerquilts.com. The museum reopens its doors after many weeks of interior restoration with a new exhibit, “Color, Design, &Inspiration: Kaffe Fassett &Brandon Mably.”The exhibit is a collective project featuring quilts and knitting from both of these London designers, up through March 24.
Seattle Art Museum: 1300 First Ave.; 206-654-3100www.seattleartmuseum.org;http://www.seattleartmuseum.org
Also: SAM is hosting a free public event to inaugurate a new permanent exhibit to the facade of the museum building called “Mirror,” by artist Doug Aiken. The event goes from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. March 24 and includes musicians, food trucks and other activities. The event is free but tickets are required. Go to “>. 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 timewww.seattleartmuseum.org;http://www.seattleartmuseum.org
Camano Island artist Jack Dorsey: is showing his watercolor painting, “Keeping Warm” in the 36th International Exhibition for the Watercolor Art Society in Houston on view from March 12 to April 4.
Schack Art Center’s new Free Fridays Open Art Studio: On certain Friday afternoons every month the Schack, 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett. is opening up Studios 1 and 2 for interested artists who want to paint, draw, or enjoy some creative company. Artists bring their own supplies and Schack provides the space. Preregistration is not required but artists must check in at the front counter. Free Fridays are noon to 4 p.m. on the following dates: March 8 and March 22. For more information call 425-259-5050 or online at “>.
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;http://www.schack.org[URL].
Call to Artists: To apply to the 56th Annual Edmonds Arts Festival Juried Art Show. All entries must be completed online. For the 2013 prospectus, visit the Edmonds Arts Festival website at [/URL]www.edmondsartsfestival.com;http://www.edmondsartsfestival.com. Application deadline is March 30. For more information contact Edmonds Arts Festival, Juried Gallery, P.O. Box 212, Edmonds, WA 98020 or firstname.lastname@example.org or [URL]www.facebook.com/edmondsartsfestival.
Tuskegee Airmen: Exhibit depicting America’s first African American military pilots at The Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle.: “Red Tails, Silver Wings” are paintings done by Everett artist and illustrator Chris Hopkins who has produced iconic posters for movies such as “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.” The exhibit ends May 12 to begin a tour of other Museums throughout the country. Admission is $18 for adults, $14 for seniors 65 and older, $13 for active military, $9 for youth 5 to 17, and free for children under 5. For general museum information, call 206-764-5720 or visit www.museumofflight.org.