Arts award: The Everett Cultural Arts Commission invites nominations for the 2019 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. 5. The Cultural Arts Commission will review the nominations and select the recipients. Nomination forms are available at www.everettwa.gov/artsawards.
Edmonds Art Studio Tour: The self-guided tour is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 21 and 22 in the Edmonds area. Free. Features 19 private studios displaying the work of 36 local artists. Watch artists at work, see newly created and in-progress pieces, and purchase high quality art directly from the artists: paintings, sculptures, jewelry, wood pieces, glasswork and pottery. More at www.edmondsartstudiotour.com.
Schack Art Center: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Admission is free. “Schack-toberfest,” the annual glass pumpkin festival, takes place through Sept. 22. The Schack’s main gallery is filled with 900 glass pumpkins in all sizes, shapes and colors, as well as an assortment of harvest-themed artwork and gifts. Special activities include free art projects for kids from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 22 and a silent auction in the mezzanine gallery featuring 12-by-12-inch panels created by local artists just for Schack-toberfest. Make your own glass pumpkin in the Schack’s hot shop during Make it Now sessions each weekend. For more information, call 425-259-5050 or go to www.schack.org.
Cascadia Art Museum: The two exhibits on view through Oct. 13 are “Paintings from the Palouse: The Art of Andrew L. Hofmeister (1913-2007),” and “Quiet Hour: The Photography of Yukio Morinaga (1888–1968).” Hofmeister was a distinguished artist and instructor at Washington State University from 1947 to 1978. Morinaga was an important member of the Seattle Camera Club and one of the country’s leading pictorialists of the 1920s. This is the first solo exhibition of his works. The museum, at 190 Sunset Ave. S., Edmonds, is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Admission for members and students is free, adults $10, active military and seniors 65 and up $7, and families (two adults and up to 3 children under 18) $25. Free during Art Walk Edmonds, third Thursdays, 5 to 8 p.m.
Third Thursday Art Walks: The next Everett Art Walk and Art Walk Edmonds are both set for Sept. 19. In Edmonds, the walk starts at 5 p.m. Find out who is showing at www.artwalkedmonds.com. In Everett, the walk begins at 6 p.m. To learn who is showing where, go to www.everettartwalk.org.
Hibulb Cultural Center: 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip; 360-716-2635; 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. Currently in the main gallery is “Interwoven History: Coast Salish Wool.” Since time-immemorial, Coast Salish people have relied on natural resources to create textiles that communicate status, wealth and functionality. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; noon to 5 p.m. weekends. Free first Thursdays until 8 p.m.
Matzke Fine Art Gallery and Sculpture Park: 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island. Open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekdays by appointment. The 10th annual art auction continues through Oct. 5. Ninety-five pieces of fine art (all mediums) will be auctioned. Call 360-387-2759 or go to www.matzkefineart.com/current-show for more information.
Mountlake Terrace Library: 23300 58th Ave. W.; 425-776-8722. Open Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m. In September, see an exhibit featuring the works of Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission members Judy Ryan, Chair Marla French, Mark Hopkins, Janice H. Patterson and Kiah Helms.
Raven Rocks Gallery: Through Oct. 2 see “The Stones of September,” featuring mineral wonders from Windwalker Taibi. Also see Susan Gunderson’s naked raku collection of bowls, houses, lidded jars. The gallery is at Greenbank Farm, 765 Wonn Road, Suite C-101, Greenbank, open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Monday. Call 360-222-0102 or go to www.ravenrocksgallery.com.
Red Cup Cafe: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, 619 Fourth St., Mukilteo; 425-348-4825. In September, see the paintings of Melanie UVG. The artist’s work, inspired by Aboriginal art, expores her multicultural identity and humanity as a whole. More at www.facebook.com/RedCupCafe.
Robert J. Drewel Building: 3000 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. Open 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. See oil and pastel painter Susan Dawson’s art exhibit through Oct. 11 in the main floor lobby. Dawson’s art studio is in Snohomish, but her plein air painting takes her many places. More information about the Snohomish County Arts Commission can be found at www.snocoarts.org.
Rob Schouten Gallery: The gallery, at 101 Anthes Ave., Langley, is open weekends 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Friday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Through Sept. 30, “The Magic of Things” features oil paintings by Cary Loopuyt Jurriaans. Call 360-222-3070 or go to ww.robschoutengallery.com.
The Sisters: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; www.thesistersrestaurant.com. Through Nov. 1, see a group show of three women artists: Amy Duncan creates multi-layered collages that give new life to remnants of the past; Jody Cain uses layers of paper, paint and pencil to share stories of complexity and Tuesday Sands, a mixed-media artist working in photography, salvaged wood, power tools and paint.
Smith & Vallee: 5742 Gilkey Ave., Edison; 360-305-4919; www.smithandvallee.com. The gallery is open daily from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Through Sept. 29, the featured artists are Patty Haller and Andrew Vallee. Haller’s paintings are informed by her background as a forester and a data analyst. Haller explores the beauty, order and chaos of the Northwest forest. Upcoming Oct. 4-27, Julia ‘Joules’ Martin and Brian O’Neill.
Sunnyshore Studio: “Radiant Landscapes,” a solo show by nationally recognized acrylic artist, Jed Dorsey can be seen from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 5 and Oct. 12. The studio is at 2803 SE Camano Dr., Camano Island. Ten percent of sales will go to Dorsey’s Acrylic University’s Access to Art Program, designed to give artistically gifted, low-income youth access to high quality art instruction, art supplies and a supportive art community. More at sunnyshorestudio.com or by calling 317-209-6768.
Traumhaus: This new art gallery at 1206½ First St., Snohomish, showcases minimalist and modern art. Hours are 11 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, or by appointment. Through Sept. 29, see the works of Harold Hollingsworth and Annie Lewis. Upcoming Oct. 5 to Nov. 24, Melana Bontrager and Zanetka Gawronski. Email email@example.com or go to www.traumhausgallery.com.
ZINC: 102 Third Ave. S., Edmonds, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, closed Monday and Tuesday. On display is “Blind Study,” the third annual group exhibition. Call 206-467-1027 or go to zinccontemporary.com/edmonds.
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