The May Gallery Walk is Friday, May 1 from 6 – 9 pm.
1005 8th Street, Industrious Industries
Industrious Industries presents a collection of original film photography by Desi Valdez.
705 Commercial Ave., Classic Style & Co.
Classic Style & Company is pleased to present the lace work of Emma McNeil. As a self-taught lace knitter, Emma works with fine natural fiber lace yarns, many hand-dyed and sourced directly from the artisan. Her pieces are works of art and not to be missed.
711 Commercial Ave., Anne Martin McCool Gallery
“Welcome to Spring” is a new show of prints and originals by Anne Martin McCool and other gallery artists.
620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers
Gallery at Burtons is showing the paintings of Linda Henley, watercolors of Northwest wildflowers in the style of botanical illustrations. Also featured will be a special collection of Lundberg art glass in floral themes. Introducing Philip’s wife, Holly Burton, as a full time employee at the store. Please stop in and meet her! Refreshments will be served.
420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery
Scott Milo Gallery presents new pastels and oils by Amanda Houston. Houston brings a collection of landscapes, waterscapes and bird pieces in her tranquil, yet vibrant NW style. Also showing are acrylics by Jennifer Bowman, still life color photographs by Randy Dana, colorful floral monoprints by Marie Powell and impressionistic paintings by Donna Nevitt Radtke.
419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa
The Majestic is proud to feature paintings by local artist, Pat Sayer. Pat started painting in the early seventies – at first watercolors and then acrylics, which she favors now. For many years Pat painted mostly florals and landscapes and gradually grew into some abstract work. She loves all kinds of subjects and styles. The key to it all is color, composition and light.
419 Commercial Ave., Apothecary Spa (2nd floor of Majestic)
The Apothecary Spa is proud to feature a mother - daughter show for our May artist. Becky Bragg fine art and Karla DeCamp Photography. Becky has painted off and on for years and is most enthused by the beauty and grandeur of nature - particularly of the northwest and the Hawaiian Islands. She paint in oils in an impressionistic style. Karla has a lifelong passion for photography. She will be sharing with us her collection of stunning snapshots from across our gorgeous state
611 R Ave. The Depot Gallery
The Depot Gallery presents the sale of the remaining works of art from the Estate of Jan Conklin of Anacortes. Conklin’s work consists of work done in pastel, featuring landscapes, florals, portraits and nudes from over 50 years of work. 100% of the proceeds from sales will be donated to the Merle Cancer Care Center at Island Hospital.
On the first weekend of each month from July-December, Skagit Valley Art Escape invites out-of-area visitors to spend the weekend experiencing free art activities in the Skagit Valley communities of Anacortes, Edison, and La Conner, including gallery art walks, music performances, and artist demonstrations, from painting to glass blowing to stitching.
Skagit Valley Art Escape is a fun, social, and creative excursion to the best of art and music of the Skagit Valley. With great restaurants, bars, galleries, and places to stay, the weekend provides many opportunities to get lost in the character of three waterfront art districts.
Anacortes Art Walk on First Fridays from 6-9pm. Edison and La Conner Art Walks are on First Saturdays from 5-8pm.