Mayors Arts Awards: The Everett Cultural Arts Commission invites nominations for the 2020 Mayor’s Arts Awards and the Richard Wendt Award of Excellence, a lifetime achievement award. The awards recognize the accomplishments of artists, arts and cultural organizations and community members committed to enriching the Everett community through the arts. Nominations must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Nov. 30. The Cultural Arts Commission will review the nominations and select the recipients. Nomination forms are available at www.everettwa.gov/artsawards.
Schack Art Center: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Admission is free. Take a virtual tour of the Schack Art Center’s galleries, store, hot shop and sliversmithing studio. Opening Nov. 19 in the main gallery is “Little/Big,” an annual holiday exhibit featuring a mix of regional glass, ceramic, wood, quilt and jewelry artists. For information call 425-259-5050 or go to www.schack.org.
Hibulb Cultural Center: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip; 360-716-2600; www.hibulbculturalcenter.org. Interactive displays introduce you to the legacy of the Tulalip people by giving you a historic perspective of the bands that make up the Tulalip Tribes. These stories are told in Lushootseed and English. Extended through June is “The Power of Words: A History of Tulalip Literacy,” an exhibit featuring the works of seven Tulalip authors and the original Point Elliott Treaty of 1855, on loan from the National Archives in Washington, D.C.
Arts of Snohomish: Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, 1024 First St., No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648; www.artsofsnohomish.com. In November, featured are wildlife photographers Bill and Nancy Dewey. An artist reception is scheduled for Nov. 19.
Artworks Gallery: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Monday, 221 Second Street, Suite 7A, Langley; 360-222-3010; www.artworkswhidbey.com. The gallery, which is celebrating its 15th anniversary and a move to Langley Village, is reintroducing each of its 15 Whidbey Island artisans in every medium. This week’s featured artist is Jim Short, who makes decorative and functional wood pieces out of salvaged Whidbey Island trees.
Cole Gallery: The gallery, at 107 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds, is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. November’s exhibition “Contemporary Women,” features six contemporary female artists: CA Pierce, Jenna von Benedikt, Kimberly Adams, Jonlee Nunn, Cheryl Waale and Heather Pasqualino. Although stylistically different, they capture themes ranging from the female form to animals in nature and even abstracted landscapes, with each artist employing her unique and varied techniques. Call 425-697-2787 or go to www.colegallery.net.
Gallery North: The gallery is open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday at 401 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946; www.gallerynorthedmonds.com. November’s featured artists are Lonni Flowers and Melinda O’Malley.
Garry Oak Gallery: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, or by appointment; 830 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor; 360-682-5675; www.garryoakgallery.com. See Joanne Deckwa’s jewerly in November. Deckwa creates one-of-a-kind jewerly with stones, silver, copper, pearls, coral and unusual focal elements.
Penn Cove Gallery: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Monday; 9 NW Front St., Coupeville; 360-678-1176; www.penncovegallery.com. This gallery offers art to display, to wear and to give from 26 Whidbey Island artists. Through November, on display are Phyllis Drummond’s portraits and landscapes in watercolor, pastels and graphite.
Red Cup Cafe: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, 619 Fourth St., Mukilteo; 425-348-4825. More at www.facebook.com/RedCupCafe. In November, see Dan Clements’ nature and wildlife photography.
Rob Schouten Gallery & Sculpture Garden: The gallery, at 101 Anthes Ave., Langley, is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Through Dec. 31, showing is “Fine Art in the Season of Light,” featuring one-of-a-kind gifts made by more than 40 gallery artists. Choose from jewelry, sculptures, paintings woodwork and ceremics, as well as fiber and glassblown art. The entire exhibit will also be on view and for sale on our at www.robschoutengallery.com.
Smith & Vallee: 5742 Gilkey Ave., Edison; 360-766-6230; www.smithandvalleegallery.com. The gallery is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday or Monday through Thursday by appointment. Showing through Nov. 29 are Patty Haller’s paintings of Northwest forests. Her imagined landscapes explore scientific field analysis, art history and color theory. Still playing it safe? See the exhibit virtually on the gallery’s website.
Whidbey Art Gallery: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Monday;220 Second Street, Langley; 360-221-7675; www.whidbeyartists.com. The gallery’s annual “Crow Show” is showing through November.
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