visual arts


Snohomish and Island counties

Arts of Snohomish Gallery seeks new artist members: All categories; get applications from 360-568-8648, or at

Edmonds Community College ArtsNow classes: Chinese landscape painting, beginning Spanish, framing for the artist, all-voice acting classes and more; Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1243,

Little Picasso art classes: 10 to 11 a.m. Fridays, Nov. 2 through Dec. 14, The Art Workshop, 724 First St., Mukilteo; for ages 3 and older, class covers painting and drawing in various media; $70 includes all supplies; registration required; details by calling 425-355-6584 or visiting

Life drawing and painting group: 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Fridays, ongoing, 832 Third St., Mukilteo, across from St. John’s Catholic Church. Work with a live model, drop-ins welcome, reserve a space before each Friday; $15 per session; 423-355-6584,, Downtown Merchants Association of Edmonds: Monthly art walk; accepting submissions from artists in all media; 425-776-3778,

Registration for young artists: Young artists programs for elementary through high school students of various arts, both stage and visual, Centrum at State Worden State Park, 223 Battery Way, Port Townsend; tuition from $195 to $365, workshops range from 3 to 5-day sessions, sessions range from January to June 2008, registration deadline varies by program, see Web site for form to complete and other details; 360-385-3102, ext. 114,

Visual arts

Snohomish and Island counties

Anabel’s Framing &Gallery: 2531 Broadway, Everett; 425-258-6402, Oils, acrylics and watercolors by local and international artists, ongoing. 4 to 7 p.m. third Saturday art walks,

Art Merchant International: 17161 Beaton Road SE, Monroe; 360-794-7844, Pacific Rim work, various artists, ongoing. “Clay, Copper and Coffee,” primitive-fired pottery by Wayne Kilburn.

Arts Council of Snohomish County: Historic Monte Cristo Hotel, 1507 Wall St., Everett; 425-257-8380, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 7, Randall Hodges teaches a mat cutting for beginners’ class, $39.

Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 105 Cedar Ave., Snohomish; 360-568-8648, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. “Land, Fire and Steel” show, pottery, paintings and more; Nov. 2 through 30.

ArtWorks: 201 Second Ave. S., Edmonds; 206-546-1588. Mystical Door contest, Nov. 8 through Dec. 8, enter to win a Mystical Door by visiting downtown Edmonds merchants; start at Nama’s Candy, 102 1/2 Fifth Ave. N.; see

Artworks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, Suite C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010. Woodworking and photography, ongoing.

Camano Arts Association: Four Springs Lake Preserve, 585 Lewis Lane, Camano Island. “Art Matters at Four Springs” annual members’ show, opens 6 to 8 p.m. Nov, 2, then runs 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 3 and 4.

Edmonds Art Festival Museum gallery: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-1984. Hours: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Mark Rediske’s encaustics and oil pastels, Nov. 2 through 30.

Edmonds Community College: 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1339 ext. 7299. “The Digital Art Age” exhibit through Dec. 7.

Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church: 8109 224th St. SW, Edmonds; 425-778-0373, 34th annual Northwest Artists’ holiday show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 3 and 4, $2 donation suggested for admission; refreshments, child care and parking provided; features paintings, prints, sculpture, pottery and more.

Espresso Americano: Inside Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-4858, or inside Everett Transit Station, 3201 Smith Ave., Everett; 425-258-9393. Janet Myer’s watercolor and acrylic paintings, through Nov. 30.

Everett Community College: 2000 Tower St., Everett;

Everett galleries’ art walks: 4 to 7 p.m. third Saturdays, Includes Arts Council of Snohomish County, 1507 Wall St., Anabel’s Framing and Gallery, 2531 Broadway, Covenant Art Glass, 3232 Broadway, Greening Properties, 2817 Rucker Ave., Lowell Art Works, 5205 S. Second Ave., Solovei Art Gallery, 2804 Grand Ave., and WiseDesignz Custom Framing &Fine Art Gallery, 2908 Hewitt Ave.

Greater Marysville Artists Guild: 6915 Armar Road, Marysville; 425-377-9671. Monthly meetings, interested artists always welcome, 6:30 p.m. first Wednesdays, the Barn in Jennings Park. Nov. 7 speaker is Cary Cartmill of Digital Canvas Northwest, topic is giclee printing on canvas and paper.

Green art opening: 7 to 10 p.m. Nov. 2, 19126 Soundview Drive NW, Stanwood; chances to meet artists, taste wines, enjoy foods;

Index Arts Gallery: 508 Ave. A, Index; 360-677-2269, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, or by appointment; ongoing displays of fine Northwest arts, pottery and birdhouses.

Irina’s Art Studio &Gallery: 2804 Grand Ave., #302, Everett; open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. first and third Saturdays, and by appointment; 425-308-8184, Painting and drawing classes, 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays, ongoing. Native Indian exhibit on display through Dec. 30.

Karlson/Gray Gallery: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978, Summer hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily otherwise. Bruce Morrow’s “Iconic Cowboys &A Triptych of the West,” through Nov. 28, reception 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 3.

Lowell Art Works: 5205 S. Second Ave., Everett; 425-923-3635, Hours: By appointment only. Third Saturday art walks. Local and regional artists’ acrylics, oil and glass work, ongoing.

Lynnwood Library Gallery: 19200 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-744-6459; 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, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. “Orange Crush” exhibit through Nov. 15; paintings, prints, ceramics and more.

Raven Rocks Studio: 220 First St., Langley; 360-221-6484, Windwalker Taibi’s woven pieces and Mary Jo Oxreider’s mixed media works, through Nov. 2. “The Golden Mean: Whidbey Phisland Landscapes,” Lauren Taibi’s oil paintings, reception 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 3, exhibit through Nov. 30.

The Sisters Restaurant: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-259-4858. Hours: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Donna Perkins Wylie’s watercolor and mixed media paintings, through Nov. 2. Invitational group show, “Good Taste,” Nov. 5 through Jan. 4.

Solovei Art Gallery: 2804 Grand Ave. (in Everett Public Market), Everett; 425-501-2448, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Gale Johansen’s mixed media paintings, exhibit Nov. 2 through Dec. 7, reception 2 to 6 p.m. Nov. 3.

South Whidbey Parks &Recreation Department, 3040-B Quigley Road, Langley; 360-221-5484, Beginning pottery classes, 3:30 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays, Nov. 7, 14 and Dec. 5, and Nov. 18; for ages 10 and older; $40 per session.

Zippy’s Java Lounge: 1804 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-258-4940. Third Saturday art walks. Monthly art opening and fundraising event, last Thursdays.

Skagit County and north

Adrift: 510 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-0653. 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 2, first Friday gallery walk.

Anne Martin McCool Gallery: 711 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-293-3577, to 9 p.m. Nov. 2, first Friday gallery walk.

Bowman Gallery: 805 Fifth St., Anacortes. 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 2, first Friday gallery walk.

The Depot Arts Center, Gallery at the Depot: 611 R St., Anacortes; 360-293-3663. 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 2, first Friday gallery walk.

Digital Art Moments: 512 Commercial Ave., Anacortes. 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 2, first Friday gallery walk.

Harbor Gallery: 3177 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor; 253-851-8626, Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Waterworks members’ show, through Nov. 30.

Insights Gallery: 516 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-8044, 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 2, first Friday gallery walk. Petite Pieces show, Nov. 3 through Dec. 29.

La Conner Quilt Museum: Inside Gaches Mansion, 703 S. Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, $4.

Maple Hall, 204 Douglas St., La Conner. “Art’s Alive 2007,” reception 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 2 through 4, demonstrations, displays of work and more.

Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner; 360-466-4446. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily during exhibitions. Free for members, $5, $4 seniors, $2 students, free under ages 12 and under. Joseph Goldberg­ A Retrospective, encaustic paintings, drawings and sculptures, through Jan. 6.

Scott Milo Gallery: 420 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-293-6938, 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 2, first Friday gallery walk.

Seattle and beyond

Art/Not Terminal Gallery: 2045 Westlake Ave., Seattle; 206-233-0680,; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Carolyn Johnson’s paintings, Nov. 3 through 29. “Artists for Breast Cancer” group show, Nov. 3 through Dec. 6.

The Chrysler Jeep Dodge Gallery: 726 Highway 410, Enumclaw. 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. “Northwest Concepts” exhibit through 2007, new artwork every three months through the end of 2007.

City of Enumclaw: 1339 Griffin Ave., Enumclaw; 360-825-3594, Alex Sneed’s “Travels in Germany” photography collection, through Nov. 6.

Columbia City Gallery: 4864 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; 206-760-9843,; noon to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. Juried exhibit, “HEAT,” through Nov. 11.

Enumclaw Arts Commission: 1339 Griffin Ave., Enumclaw; 6 to 9 p.m. public drawing sessions, 1640 Fell St. Participants supply easels and materials, registration required; 360-802-0239.

Frye Art Museum: 704 Terry Ave., Seattle; 206-622-9250, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, free admission and parking. “Dreaming the Emerald City: The Collections of Charles and Emma Frye and Horace C. Henry, Nov. 3 through April 6; community open house celebration noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 3 and 4, free musical performances at 2 p.m. both days, gallery talks 2 and 3 p.m. Nov. 3, 3 p.m. Nov. 4; Yvonne Twining Humber’s paintings and Patricia Piccinini’s sculptures, through Jan. 6.

Gallery4Culture: 101 Prefontaine Place S., Seattle; 206-296-7580. Garret Keith’s “Quiet Riot,” through Nov. 30.

Gunnar Nordstrom Gallery: 127 Lake St. S., Kirkland; 425-827-2822, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. Kathleen Hooks’ and David Stevenson’s paintings, through Nov. 4.

Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, “Small Wars,” An-My Le’s photography, and “Rhapsody in Black and White,” Charles Harris’ photography, through Nov. 4. Rebeca Bollinger’s prints, through Nov. 11. “A Forest for the Trees,” photography exhibit and “Viewfinder,” photography and other media, both through Dec. 30. Kim Jones — A Retrospective, through Jan. 20, 2008.

Museum of Glass: 1801 Dock St., Tacoma; 253-284-4750, Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Admission: Free for members, $10, $8 seniors, military and students 13 and older with ID, $8 groups of 10 or more, $4 kids 6 to 12, free for kids under 6. 5 to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, free for all. Hot Shop demonstrations with Richard Marquis and several Australian artists, Nov. 7 to 11 and Nov. 14 to 18. Mining Glass exhibit, various artists, through Feb. 3.

Seattle Art Museum Gallery: 1200 Third Ave., Seattle; 206-343-1101, “Body Image” exhibit, Nov. 8 through Dec. 8, opening reception 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 8.

Seattle Asian Art Museum: 1400 E. Prospect, Volunteer Park; 206-654-3100, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays. $5, $3 students and seniors, first Thursdays and first Saturdays free to all, first Fridays free for seniors. Discovering Buddhist art and Pattern Richness in modern Japanese textiles, ongoing.

Seattle Print Arts: 1122 E. Pike St., Suite 1444, Seattle, Third biennial juried exhibition, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays at Kittredge Gallery, UPS campus, N. 15th Street and N. Lawrence, Tacoma; through Nov. 15.

Tacoma Art Museum: 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; 253-272-4258, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. third Thursdays. $7.50, $6.50 seniors, students, military. “Young at Art,” basic art concepts for ages 3 to 5, $40 for members for 5-week session, or $9 for individual sessions; $55, $12 nonmembers. Gee’s Bend, “The Architecture of the Quilt” exhibit, through Dec. 9. Cecilia Beaux Master Copy Class, 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, through Dec. 18, $375 TAM members, $425 nonmembers; 253-571-9348. “Veiled Northwest,” Mary Randlett’s photographs, through Jan. 27.

Vetri International Glass: 1404 First Ave., Seattle; 206-667-9608, Glenn Lyons’ “Gathered Forms — Natural Vessels,” through Nov. 30.

William Traver Gallery — Seattle: 110 Union St., Seattle; 206-587-6501, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. Lynn Whitford’s portaits in metal and Jeff Gunn’s encaustics, Nov. 2 through Dec. 2.

William Traver Gallery — Tacoma: 1821 E. Dock St., Suite 100, Tacoma; 253-383-3685, Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. Ethan Stern, texture mapping glass work, and Ben Edols and Kathy Ellliott’s “Evolve,” sculpted and carved glass, through Nov. 4.

Wing Luke Asian Museum: 407 Seventh Ave. S., Seattle; 206-623-5124, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, $4, $3 seniors and students, $2 ages 5 to 12. Events are free with admission unless otherwise noted. “Journey to Justice: 223 Years of Asian Pacific American Labor in the Puget Sound” exhibit through Nov. 30.

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