Students at Covenant Art Glass show off Tiffany-style shades

In these times of pinching pennies, this question needs to be asked: Why would someone spend $475 to take a class plus another $300 on… Continue reading

Striking storm photos displayed at Mukilteo restaurant

Photographer Ross Fotheringham remembered the day last fall when he held his finger down on the shutter, machine-gun mode, and prayed to the camera gods,… Continue reading

North County update

Darrington Prank lands high school building on Craigslist If you’re looking to buy property and see Darrington High School for sale on an online classified… Continue reading

‘Art of Pastel’ celebrated at Solovei Art Gallery

The June exhibit at Solovei Art Gallery, “The Art of Pastel,” showcases several artists who will display a rainbow of styles. The exhibit starts Tuesday… Continue reading

Camano gallery moves from loft and celebrates

Seagrass Gallery celebrates its official grand opening Saturday at Camano Plaza. The gallery opens at noon, and the partying starts at 1:30 p.m., when Walt… Continue reading

visual arts calendar

Billboard Snohomish and Island counties Arts of Snohomish Gallery seeks new artist members: All categories; get applications from 360-568-8648, or Arts Council of Snohomish… Continue reading

Snapshot of a girl who beat adversity

Alexis Tobin takes pictures of friends. She doesn’t line people up and say “Smile.” Her camera catches changing moods and fleeting moments. The pictures seem… Continue reading

Plateau Native arts celebrated at the Burke

Burke Museum visitors on Saturday can witness the thriving traditions of Plateau Native saddle-making, weaving and beadwork demonstrated live by the artists at the Burke’s… Continue reading

visual arts calendar

Billboard 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… Continue reading

Handy survival encyclopedia covers several emergencies

Sometimes bad things happen to good people who don’t always make the right choices or are caught up by circumstances and tossed into life-threatening situations.… Continue reading

Opening: Student artist’s show set to raise tuition

Sometimes even starving artists have to pay tuition. That’s partly why artist Jennifer Hawkinson is putting on her solo show: to raise money for her… Continue reading

A mountain named Spring

Despite late hiking author and photographer Ira Spring’s fame among outdoors enthusiasts, an obscure mountain in Snohomish County is the perfect one to bear his… Continue reading

View from Beijing: Former Herald photographer marvels at the breathtaking momentum of China’s progress

For the hundreds of photojournalists who have descended on Beijing this summer, the chance to “participate” in the Olympics may be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. As… Continue reading

Microsoft’s photo-sharing site Photosynth a feast for the eyes

Digital cameras have liberated awe-struck travelers and proud parents from worrying about the price of film processing. But showing off those megapixels of… Continue reading

Wildlife photographer to share collection of bird, outdoors pictures

It’s give-back time for Michael Dossett. The former Pilchuck Audubon Society member moved to Oregon, but he’ll be in Everett on Friday to share his… Continue reading

Unique method adds detail to everyday pieces

Local jeweler and metalsmith Passiko, recently inspired by a trip to Japan, has a collection on exhibit that is being characterized by its simple design… Continue reading

HINDSIGHT: A monthly photo column

It rains here. Kind of a lot. I knew this when I moved from Ohio, but I guess I never thought about how much it… Continue reading

Lose a camera? This Web site may have found it

Imagine you lost the camera that had those one-of-kind vacation photos, or images of a keepsake moment. If a stranger found it, would you feel… Continue reading

Student photographers’ works on display at Arts of Snohomish

The 4-H program is no longer just for livestock. That’s certainly the case at Arts of Snohomish Gallery, which will feature the photography of 4-H… Continue reading

‘Art of the Garden’ breaks down the walls

Carol Belval likes to give her functional garden art test drives before she puts them out for sale. Take her birdhouses, for instance. After she… Continue reading