“Little Gems”  Plein Air Washington Artists

2017 0629 cover best of showNow through July 29, 2017  

Join us for our 2nd Annual “Little Gems” show featuring a juried exhibit of 70 small works of art in a variety of mediums. Member artists throughout the state of Washington are showcased with many genre and the awards were given by Lois Griffel, director of Cape Cod School of Arts.

Best of Show awarded to Joy S. Olney for “Research Men”, oil.

First Place awarded to Jane Wallis for “Docked at Port Angeles”, oil.

Also, come see new glass, jewelry, tables and an outstanding selection of new sculptures!Join us for our 2nd Annual “Little Gems” show featuring a juried exhibit of 70 small works of art in a variety of mediums. Member artists throughout the state of Washington are showcased with many genre and the awards were given by Lois Griffel, director of Cape Cod School of Arts. Best of Show awarded to Joy S. Olney for “Research Men”, oil. First Place awarded to Jane Wallis for “Docked at Port Angeles”, oil. Also, come see new glass, jewelry, tables and an outstanding selection of new sculptures! 

Reception with the Artists is Friday, July 7, 6-9pm. 

Images:  

  • Best of Show (right)
  • First Place Award Winner (below)

2017 0629 cover first place

Jody Bergsma – Acrylic and Mixed Media

August 4- August 29, 2017

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We welcome renowned Bellingham artist, Jody Bergsma to the gallery with her new genre of work in acrylic with mixed media metallic. Bergsma brings florals, birds and landscapes with metallic mixed media accents. Also showing are encaustic paintings by Marilee Holm, oils by Lorna Libert, acrylics by Cynthia Richardson and pastels by Jan Wall. We will have a new glass, jewelry, tables and an outstanding selection of new sculptures!

Reception with the Artists is Friday, August 4, 6-9pm, held in conjunction with the opening night of the Anacortes Arts Festival.

Image: “Hummertime”, 30 x 30 Acrylic and Mixed Media on Canvas by Jody Bergsma


2017 Exhibition Schedule

(Revised December 20, 2016)

December 2 – January 31, 2017 (Two Month Show)
Gallery Walks Dec 2 & January 6 Chamber Artwalk Dec 2&3
Amanda Houston – Oils & Pastels
Randy Dana-Photography, Lewis Jones – Photography, Kathy Hastings – Photo Encaustic, Jennifer Bowman – Acrylics, Lanny Bergner –Steel Wire Mesh

February 3- February 28, 2017
Gallery Walk Feb 3
Dianna Shyne - Acrylics
Jim Walsh – Acrylics, Jan Jewell – Oil Still Lifes, Karen Bakke – Oils, Sue Evans-Oils

March 3 – April 4, 2017
Gallery Walk March 3
Dederick Ward – Oils (Retrospective-2 Sections)
Brooke Borcherding – Oils, Melissa Jander – Oils, Matt Dollahite – Oils, Damon Brown-Oils

April 7 – May 2, 2017
Trish Harding – Pastels, 2017 Tulip Festival Poster Artist
Gallery Walk April 7, Quilt Walk, Wine Fest.
Randy Dana – Color Photography, Sandy Haight – Watercolors, Brett Varney – Pastels or Oils Official Tulip Merchandise, Quilts

May 5 – May 30, 2017
Gallery Walk May 5
Leo Osborne – Gold Leaf Paintings and Sculptures
Anne Martin McCool - Acrylics, Sandy Byers – Oils, Marie Powell - Monoprints, Amanda Houston – Pastels

June 2 – July 31, 17 (Two Month Show)
Gallery Walk June 2, July 1 and Summer Chamber Artwalk June 2 & 3
Plein Air Washington Artists
“Little Gems”
A juried show featuring approximately 70 small works pieces from the membership.

August 4 – August 29, 2017
Gallery Walk Aug 4, Arts Festival Aug 4,5,6
Jody Bergsma - Watercolors
Jan Wall – Pastels, Marilee Holm – Encaustics, Lorna Libert – Oils, Cynthia Richardson - Acrylics

September 1 – October 3, 2017
Gallery Walk Sept 1 (Labor Day Weekend)
NW Pastel Society
Juried Group Show

October 6 – October 31, 2017
Gallery Walk Oct 6
Artist Demo Oct 21 & 22
98221 Studio Tour

November 3 – November 28, 2017
Gallery Walk Nov 3
Jane Wallis – Pastels or Oils
Jan Jewell – Oils, Joanne Shellan – Oils, Amanda Houston-Pastels, Matt Dollahite-Oils

December 1, 2017 – January 30, 2018 (Two Month Show)
Gallery Walks Dec 1 & January 6 Chamber Artwalk Dec 1 & 2, Painting demo by Jennifer Dec. 2
Jennifer Bowman - Acrylics
Randy Dana-Photography, Lewis Jones – Photography, Kathy Hastings – Photo Encaustic, Marilee Holm – Encaustics, Christine Troyer - Pastels

Always showing: John Roser – Wildlife Sculptures, Terri Malec – Sculptures, Lin McJunkin – Glass & Metal Sculptures, Gary Leake – Custom Wood Tables, Cate Grinzell- Bronze Jewelry, Leo Osborne- Sculptures, Robin Larson -Fused Glass, Andi Shannon - Journals and Purses, Meghan Murray – Jewelry, Lanny Bergner – Steel Mesh Tables, Melanie Brauner – Jewelry, Tulip Festival Merchandise.

 

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Monday-Saturday
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
and by appointment.
Closed Sundays.

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