See the photography of Karen Jacobson in an exhibit this month at the Mountlake Terrace Library.

See the photography of Karen Jacobson in an exhibit this month at the Mountlake Terrace Library.

Art events, galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County


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. Through Nov. 2, see “Willenbrink-Johnsen Invitational” in the main gallery. Opening reception is 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 10. Karen Willenbrink-Johnsen and Jasen Johnsen, a husband-and-wife team, are equally accomplished glass artists who share a love of nature and birdwatching. They work collaboratively to find ways to translate the colors, patterns and textures of flora and fauna into glass sculptures. And the friends they have invited for this group exhibition are all prominent glass artists in the Pacific Northwest. For more information, call 425-259-5050 or go to

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. Then, from Oct. 24 to Jan. 26, see “The Lavender Palette: Gay Culture and the Art of Washington State.” This groundbreaking exhibition and catalogue, the first study of regional gay culture in the United States, will document the activities of Washington state’s gay and lesbian artists. 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 Oct. 17. In Edmonds, the walk starts at 5 p.m. Find out who is showing at In Everett, the walk begins at 6 p.m. To learn who is showing where, go to

Hibulb Cultural Center: 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip; 360-716-2635; 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. 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.

Pacific Northwest Quilt & Fiber Arts Museum: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday at 703 S. Second St., La Conner. Admission is $7, with discounts for students, children, military and members. Formerly the La Conner Quilt Museum, the organization is celebrating 20 years with numerous new exhibits. Call 360-466-4288. Visit for more.

Museum of Northwest Art: Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday and Monday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 121 First St., La Conner. Call 360-466-4446 or go to Through Jan. 11, showing is “Eve Deisher: Indicator,” a retrospective featuring visual artist Eve Deisher’s drawings and mixed-media fiber works created from 1982 to 2015.

Holiday Greeting Card Design Competition: The Lynnwood Convention Center is looking for creative middle and high school students to help design the artwork for its 2019 holiday greeting card. The contest is open to all private or public middle and high school students currently enrolled in a school located in the Edmonds School District. Submissions are due by 5 p.m. Nov. 4. More at

Mayors Arts Awards: 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


Arts of Snohomish: Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, 1024 First St., No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648; In October, featured are Bill and Nancy Dewey’s wildlife photography. That artists’ reception is 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 26.

Artworks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, Suite C, Greenbank; 360-222-3010; Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. The featured artist for October is Marcia Muchnik and her hand thrown pottery.

Citrine Health: The gallery, at 2940 W. Marine View Drive, Everett, is open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; 425-259-9899; In October, see the annual BraBedazzled Bras for Breast Cancer Awareness exhibit. Citrine Health can help women qualify for free mammomgrams.

Cole Gallery: Through Oct. 14, see an exhibit featuring Jed Dorsey, Kathy Gale, Heather Pasqualino, Maia Leisz and Jenna von Benedikt. This contemporary show features oil and acrylic paintings of birds, landscapes and still life in a fresh and stylized approach. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. Sundays at 107 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; 425-697-2787;

Frances Anderson Center: 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, 700 Main St., Edmonds. In the Edmonds Arts Commission display case, see Ty Juvinel’s children’s book illustrations through Oct. 26. Through Oct. 29, see Ty Juvinel’s Coast Salish art. More at

Edmonds Library: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at 650 Main St. Through Oct. 31, see Meredith Regal’s paintings.

Gallery North: The gallery is open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at 401 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946; In October, the artwork of a group of 15 members of Seattle Co-Arts, in an exhibit called “Various Visions,” will be displayed.

A Guilded Gallery: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday at 8700 271st St. NW, Stanwood; 360-629-2787. Check for classes and other information.

Lynnwood Convention Center: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 3711 196th St. SW, Lynnwood; 425-778-7155; The exhibit “Northwest Stories / Northwest Life,” illustrating life in the Northwest, shows through December. Featuring artists Willow Bader, Michelle Bear, Frank Gallimore, Monica Gutierrez-Quarto, Trish Harding, Ira Jacob, Doug Keith, Amy Martin, Jason Otto, Judith Rayl, Ian Shearer and Valentina Voronkova.

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 exhibit “Layers” is showing Oct. 12 to Nov. 10. Featured artists include Juan Alonso-Rodriguez, Erika Bass, Jacqui Beck, Marilyn Charlat Dix, Judith Heim, Patricia Resseguie and Donna Watson. Call 360-387-2759 or go to 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 October, see Karen Jacobson’s photography exhibit. Jacobson, who lives in Mountlake Terrace, has a bachelor’s degree in painting from the University of Washington. She now specializes in photography.

Rosehill Community Center: 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. Open 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The works of Robert Stockton, a mixed media and collage artist, is displayed through Jan. 29. An artist’s reception is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 10. Call 425-263-8180 for information.

The Sisters: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; 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; The gallery is open daily from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Through Oct. 27, see the works of 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. 12. The studio is at 2803 SE Camano Drive, 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 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 Nov. 24, the featured artists are Melana Bontrager and Zanetka Gawronski. Email or go to

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

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