Where to see art in Snohomish County

Snohomish County


Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050; www.schack.org. The current exhibit at the Schack,“Vibrant Matter,” features the Schack’s 2015 Artists of the Year, photographer James Arrabito and sculptor Verena Schwippert. Arrabito and Schwippert plan to be at the Schack to talk about their works from 12:30 to 4 p.m. each Sunday through Sept. 13. The show ends Sept. 19. The Schack invites the public to watch Italian glass artist Lino Tagliapietra work in the glassblowing studio from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 8 through 11. This year’s Schacktoberfest is Sept. 24 through 27. Make or buy a glass pumpkin. Details are on the website.

Art in the Park: Arlington Arts Council presents its annual event 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 12 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 13 in Legion Park, Olympic Avenue, downtown. See fine arts and crafts, youth art and live entertainment. More at www.arlingtonartscouncil.net.

Edmonds Art Studio Tour: This self-guided, free, 10th annual tour is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 19 and 20. More than 40 artists at 25 studios throughout Edmonds are participating. For more information, go to www.edmondsartstudiotour.com.

“Around the World” Art in the Park: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 19 at Lowell Riverfront Park, Everett. Individuals of all ages and abilities are invited to create and experience a free fun-filled day with arts and crafts from Africa, France, the Orient, Mexico and the Pacific Northwest. A scavenger hunt, face painting, pinata, local entertainment, food vendors and featured artists are involved. Sponsored by All Aboard, a nonprofit located in Everett, the event benefits the organization’s scholarship fund.

“Arts of the Terrace”: The 37th annual Arts of the Terrace free art show is set for Sept. 26 through Oct. 11 at the Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave. W. Sponsored by the Mountlake Terrace Arts Commission and the Friends of the Arts, the exhibit is one of the major juried art shows held in the region.


Anabel’s Framing &Gallery: 2531 Broadway, Everett; 425-258-6402; www.anabelsgallery.com; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays.

Art Loft Sisters at Fisherman’s Market and Grill: 1032 W. Marine View Drive, Everett. Therese Rene Zuver shows her colorful art work through September. She is a biologist and a writer evolving into an artist.

Artisans Mercantile: 117 Glen Ave., Snohomish; 425-210-2426; www.artisansmercantile.com.

Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 1024 First St., No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648; www.artsofsnohomish.com; noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.

ArtWorks Gallery: 201 Second Ave. S., Edmonds. More information at www.nwspecialartists.com.

Book End Coffee Co. and Gallery: Located inside the Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave.

Bruning Pottery: 115 Ave. D, Snohomish. Call 360-568-2614. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Go to www.bruningpottery.com.

Brushstrokes Art Supply: 5702 172nd St. NE, Arlington; 360-658-4044; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; www.brushstrokesartsupply.com.

Citrine Gallery: At 2940 W. Marine View Dr., Everett. Call 425-259-9899; www.citrinehealth.org.

Cole Gallery &Artist Supplies: 107 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. Sunday; 425-697-2787; www.colegallery.net. A new show from Kate Steiger — “Glorious Bounty” — of her complex paintings is displayed through Sept. 15. See landscapes by Mark Boyle through Sept. 21. Watercolorist Ron Stocke brings a new painting to Cole Gallery of cafe, restaurant and bar scenes inspired from his recent travels Prague and Salzburg. His show runs through Oct. 5.

Covenant Art Glass: Stan and Colleen Price; 3232 Broadway, Everett; 425-252-4232; hours are 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, until 5 p.m. on Friday and until 4 p.m. on Saturday.

Dragonfire Neighborhood Art Gallery: 529 Dayton St., Edmonds; 424-625-5878; www.dragonfire.gallery. Wolff Bowden of the band The Winterlings shows his artwork.

Edmonds Arts Festival Gallery: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St.; 425-771-0228; 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays.

Edmonds Historical Museum: 118 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-774-0900; historicedmonds.org. 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. Suggested donation is $5 for adults, $2 for children.

Edmonds Community College art gallery: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, until 2 p.m. Fridays and 1 to 5 p.m. weekends; third floor, Lynnwood Hall, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1459; www.edcc.edu/gallery.

Edmonds Library Gallery: 650 Main St., Edmonds; 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 and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays.

Everett Community College: The Russell Day Gallery, 2000 Tower St.; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays; closed Saturdays and Sundays; www.everettcc.edu.

Galerie Z: 9504 271st St., Stanwood; www.zsremedies.com. SuZanna Mantis debuts her first body of art work.

Gallery North: 401 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946; www.gallerynorthedmonds.com; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Photographer and digital artist Anne Prather decodes the rules of beauty in her exhibit “Transcendence” during September. Artist’s reception is 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 13 and 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 17. Born blind, Prather’s cataract surgery at age 36 opened a whole new world to her.

Gallery Purdom: 609 First St., Snohomish; 425-508-4930; www.pacificmetalarts.com. See owner Jesse Purdom’s metal arts and sculpture.

Glass Quest Studio: 31808 W. Lake Ketchum Road, Stanwood; www.glassquest.com; 360-629-7005.

A Guilded Gallery: 8700 271st St., Stanwood; 360-629-2787; www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Many classes are offered.

Hibulb Cultural Center: 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip; 360-716-2635; www.hibulbculturalcenter.org. Through Sept. 13, see “Roots of Wisdom,” stories from four indigenous communities brought to life in examples of how traditional knowledge and Western science can blend together to provide solutions to contemporary concerns.

Lynnwood Library Gallery: 19200 44th Ave. W.; 425-670-5518; 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 and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays.

Mountlake Terrace Library Gallery: 23300 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace; 425-776-8722; www.sno-isle.org; 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. Lori Knight’s mixed media exhibit is up through September. She is the co-owner of Knight Visions Studio Gallery in south Snohomish County.

Oh Sweet! Chocolate: 2918 Hoyt Ave, Suite 101, Everett; 425-258-8080; hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; www.facebook.com/OhSweetChocolate or www.EverettSunsets.com. Through Sept. 15, see Everett native Kari Quaas’ photographs of Everett’s gorgeous sunsets.

Port Gardner Bay Winery: 2802 Rockefeller Ave, Everett; 425-339-0293; www.portgardnerbaywinery.com.

Red Cup Cafe: 619 Fourth St. Mukilteo; 425-348-4825.

Rosehill Community Center: 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. For more information, call 425-263-8180.

The Sisters: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; www.thesistersrestaurant.com; 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Through the Sept. 25, see “It’s All Relative,” a new exhibited featuring mother and daughter painters Kathy Kelly and Shannon Dunks. Dunks teaches art for the “All Aboard” program.

Smashing Art Studio: 10026 270th NW, Stanwood. Call 360-391-4628.

Wicked Cellars: 2616 Colby Ave., Everett; 425-258-3117.

Zinc Art: 102 Third Ave. S., Edmonds. More at ZincArtInteriors.com.

Island County

Matzke Fine Art Gallery and Sculpture Park: 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends, weekdays by appointment; 360-387-2759; www.matzkefineart.com. Sixth annual art auction is 5 p.m. Sept. 26. Previews each weekend until the auction.

Koffman Art With a Smile: Danny Koffman’s art gallery is open noon to 5 p.m. on weekends at 578 E. North Camano Drive, in the former visitor information center on Camano Island, or people can call for an appointment, 360-348-6277. More at www.artwithasmile.com.

Seagrass Gallery: 848 N Sunrise Blvd., Camano Island; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily; call 360-631-0688; www.seagrassgallery.com.

Bayview Cash Store: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-321-4232; www.goosefoot.org.

Skagit County

La Conner Quilt &Textile Museum: 703 S. Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288; www.laconnerquilts.com.

Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner; www.museumofnwart.org.

King County

Seattle Art Museum: Go to www.seattleartmuseum.org. SAM’s special exhibition “Disguise: Masks and Global African Art: closes Sept. 7. The exhibition provides an updated look at 21st-century evolutions of the mask and explores contemporary forms of disguise. Samuel F.B. Morse’s monumental 6-by-9-foot Gallery of the Louvre masterwork will be on view at the museum Sept. 16 through Jan. 10 as part of the exhibition Gallery of the Louvre and the Art of Invention organized by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

Bellevue Art Museum: More at www.bellevuearts.org. “Counter-Couture: Fashioning Identity in the American Counterculture from the 1960s and ’70s” is displayed Sept. 4 through Jan. 10.

Call for art

Camano Island Library: The Camano Island Library Friends group is seeking proposals for an indoor work of art. Needed is a two-dimensional piece that will be mounted in the library’s reading room. Submission deadline is 4 p.m. Sept. 15. Details on sculpture requirements, theme, budget,and submission content are available online at sno-isle.org/locations/camano/call-to-artists.

Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission: Seeking paintings, prints, drawings, miniatures, calligraphy, photographs, 3-D and artisans’ works for its 37th annual Juried Art Show. Over $4,000 in prize money is available. Arts of the Terrace is Sept. 26 through Oct. 10. Deadline is Sept. 5. To enter or to view the prospectus online, go to www.cityofmlt.com and under “most requested services” click on Arts of the Terrace. More information on the Arts of the Terrace is available at www.cityofmlt.com, or call 425-776-9173, ext. 3300 or email arts@ci.mlt.wa.us.

Lynnwood: Artists who wish to have their work shown at the Lynnwood Public Library gallery space are invited to apply. Applications are due by Sept. 30 with full instructions online at www.ci.lynnwood.wa.us/PlayLynnwood/Arts.

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