November Gallery Walk

The November Gallery Walk is Friday, November 7, 2014, from 6 – 9 pm.

711 Commercial Ave., Anne Martin McCool Gallery

Anne Martin McCool Gallery opens a new show with abstract paintings by Skagit Valley Artist, Peter Belknap and work by gallery artists: Anne Martin McCool, Debbie Aldrich, Carole Cunningham, George Way, Cathy Schoenberg, Tracy Powell and more!

705 Commercial Ave., Gallery KP

KP Studios will be presenting photographic work by students of Photography II at Anacortes High School.

705 Commercial Ave., Classic Style and Company 

Sweater season is here!  Come in and try on a beautiful handmade sweater designed and made on site by owner, Lori Maul.  You will also find a new line of silk scarves by artists such as Van Gogh, Klimt, Gauguin, Monet, and Picasso, as well as, locally made nuno and hand painted scarves.

620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers

Burton Jewelers will feature host an 85th Birthday Celebration for featured artists Max Benjamin (Nov. 11) and Douglas Burton (Nov. 12). Join us for champagne, hors d'oeuvres, and birthday cake! Also featured are new jewelry designs by Doug Burton and a new collection of designs that are a collaboration between Ora (Cunningham) Peterson and Philip Burton.

420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery

The gallery presents Northwest acrylics by Dianna Shyne of Camano Island. Also showing are oils by James Moore, acrylics by Larry Heald, landscape pastels by Barbara Benedetti Newton and abstract oils by Mira Kamada. We will also have lots of new jewelry and glass work by regional artists.

419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa

The Majestic is proud to show acrylics by Terry MacDonald. MacDonald says, "Often I turn to birds and animals for their quirky expressions, lively activity and free-spirited attitudes. Flowers are another favorite. More and more I find myself reaching inside and letting out expression through bursts of color, lines and marks in a more abstract style."

419 Commercial Ave., Apothecary Spa (2nd Floor Majestic Inn)

The Apothecary Spa is proud to feature Birgit LaFace as our November artist. As a child growing up in Sweden, she has always enjoyed drawing and painting. Her paintings reflect her love of the outdoors. "My wish is to express all that beauty through my art and to convey the feeling I had when I experienced that certain moment in a special place." Please join us on Art Walk or stop by any time for a tour!

611 R Ave., Gallery at the Depot

Anacortes Arts Commission presents The Salish Sea Plein Air Painters. The Theme includes Homes, Boats, and Views from Fidalgo Island. Open First Friday Artwalk, November 7 from 6-9 pm and Saturday, November 8 from 10 am - 2:00 pm.

DECEMBER FIRST FRIDAY GALLERY WALK

The Gallery Walk is Friday, December 5 from 6 – 9 pm, in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce Holiday Artwalk.

711 Commercial Ave., Anne Martin McCool Gallery

Anne Martin McCool Gallery opens a new show with "A Festive Collection" featuring Anne Martin McCool,Gallery and Guest Artists: Tracy Powell, Cathy Schoenberg, Peter Belknap, George Way, Art Learmonth, Carole Cunningham, Debbie Aldrich, Patsy Chamberlain, Barbara Hathaway, Marta Tottenham, Jane Hyde, Vicki Hampel and more.

705 Commercial Ave., Gallery KP

KP Studios will have a mother-daughter show in December.  Bright, colorful acrylics by Terry MacDonald and monochromatic encaustic by Lisa Kuhnlein.  

620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers

Burton Jewelers will feature “Gems and Jazz”, along with the continuing art show of Max Benjamin, oils and pastels, and Steve Klein, art glass.  A special collection of "phenomenal" gems, which have qualities like color change in different lights, star effects and pleochroism will be shown.  Examples would be alexandrite, star ruby and sapphire and chrysoberyl cat's eye.  The jazz guitarist featured is our longtime friend Julian Catford who will perform jazz greats and holiday favorites throughout the evening.  Refreshments will be served.

420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery 

The gallery presents new brilliantly colored acrylics by Jennifer Bowman, photographs by Dick Garvey, Lewis Jones and Randy Dana, photo encaustics by Kathy Hastings, acrylics by Cynthia Richardson and pastels and oils by Amanda Houston.   We will also have lots of new jewelry and glass work by regional artists.

419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa

The Majestic is proud to show work by Margaret Carpenter Arnett. While originally specializing in watercolor, she now enjoys pastels, pastel mixed with watercolor, experimenting with mixed media and collage, and finding that different subjects seem to benefit from different forms of expression. 

419 Commercial Ave., Apothecary Spa (2nd Floor Majestic Inn)

The Apothecary Spa is proud to have Lance Ekhart as our Featured December Artist.  Lance is a well-known local photographer whose photos are inspired by the beautiful Pacific Northwest and his sailing trips. Lance has captured images that are simply stunning.  Please join us on Art Walk from 6-9pm.  We will also be having an open house on Thursday the 4th from 5:30-8:00pm.  Stop in for a tour anytime!

611 R Ave., Gallery at the Depot

At the Depot, the Anacortes Arts Commission presents Holiday Art.  Gifts for the holidays by local artists. Jewelry, books, fiber art and more just in time for the holidays.  Depot Art Center, 611 R Ave.  Friday, December 5 from 3:00 - 9:00 pm and Saturday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

505 O Ave., Anacortes Arts Festival Office

The Festival will feature the artwork of Guemes artist Sue Roberts.  Sue will be introducing new sculptural works. That evening we will also unveil the 2015 poster image created by Oregon artist Cada Johnson.  Enjoy wine, cookies and meet the staff.  

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