May 2016 Gallery Walk
The First Friday Artwalk is Friday, May 6 from 6 – 9 pm.
705 Commercial Ave., A.C.M.E. Creative Spaces
ACME Creative Space will welcome the Anacortes High School Art Club and Photography II Students during the month of May. Thanks to a generous grant and support by the Anacortes Arts Festival, the students will have a professionally displayed gallery exhibit including drawings, paintings and encaustic photography.
620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers
Burton Jewelers will continue the show of James Keul, “Another View of Our Home Ground”, oil and watercolor paintings. We will also feature wonderful Mother’s Day gift ideas with specials throughout our store AND we will celebrate Holly Burton’s 1 year anniversary of working full time at Burton Jewelers. Live music will be performed by “Soul Shadows”, rock, soul and R&B, by Skip Williams, keyboard and vocal and Robert “Goldtooth” Ray, bass guitar. Artisan pizza by Digs Food Truck and refreshments will be served.
611 R Ave., The Depot Art Center
Anacortes Arts Commission presents, Mountain To Sea, celebrating National, State, and local parks and the waters surrounding us. This vibrant display of photographs will include those of marine invertebrates by special guest, Brian Bingham with the Department of Environmental Sciences at Shannon Point Marine Center. Hours for the show are May 6, 6:00 - 9:00 pm and Saturday, May 7, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.
1008 5th Street, THink Tiny Gallery
THink Tiny Gallery is a Works on Paper Gallery specializing in Photography (digital, traditional, and piezography) and Fine Art Prints (intaglio, lithography and relief). In May we will show prints from the studio’s collection. Come see the big picture at THink Tiny.
420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery
Scott Milo Gallery welcomes back Anne Martin McCool and her signature trees, hills and moons in acrylic. Also showing are acrylics by Jennifer Bowman, oils by Sandy Byers, oils & pastels by Amanda Houston, photographs on canvas by Lewis Jones and sculptures by Leo Osborne.
419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa
The Majestic is featuring art by Skagit Valley Artist Donna Nevitt-Radtke, who has won numerous awards for her impasto, impressionistic, and abstract paintings of the Northwest filtered through her “Artists Eye”. Her medium is mainly oil and pastel. Donna feels that each painting challenges her in her quest to push the boundaries between representational and abstraction.