Arts & Leisure


First Friday Gallery Walk, this Friday, will feature new watercolors and etchings of the northwest by Elizabeth Ockwell, including "Bellingham Channel," shown here, as well as photography by Peter Kuhnlein and a new show by the Skagit Valley Camera Club.

Galleries in downtown Anacortes will be open for the September Gallery Walk on Friday night from 6 - 9 pm, with many galleries featuring the artists whose work is being exhibited.

711 Commercial Ave., Anne Martin McCool Gallery

Anne Martin McCool Gallery is celebrating its 13th year with work by gallery artists: Anne Martin McCool, Debbie Aldrich, Carole Cunningham, George Way, Cathy Schoenberg and more!

705 Commercial Ave., Gallery KP

KP Studios will be showing an exhibition of Fidalgo Island Aerial photography by Peter Kuhnlein and encaustic work by Lisa Kuhnlein.

620 Commercial Ave., Burton Jewelers

Burton Jewelers will open a new show with the intriguing oil paintings by Max Benjamin, of Guemes Island, together with the interesting collaborative glass art by Steve Klein.

420 Commercial Ave., Scott Milo Gallery

The gallery presents new watercolors and etchings of the Northwest by Elizabeth Ockwell. Also showing are oils by Keith Sorenson and Donna Nevitt Radtke, watercolors and acrylics by Christine Camilleri and pastels by Laurie Potter. 

419 Commercial Ave., The Majestic Inn and Spa

Lyn is an award winning artist, residing in Anacortes WA. Her innovative Impressionistic art is critically acclaimed and has captured the art world’s attention. She uses traditional and unique techniques, incorporating Realism with softer edges and painterly qualities of Impressionism You will be moved by the beauty in her seascapes, landscapes, and floral paintings.

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

Apothecary Spa features Karla DeCamp Photography. Karla has a lifelong passion for photography. She will be sharing with us her collection of stunning snapshots from across our gorgeous state. Join us on art walk, or stop in anytime for a tour to see this amazing assortment of bold and beautiful works.

611 R Ave., Gallery at the Depot

Anacortes Arts Commission presents, ONE OF A KIND, photographs by Skagit Valley Camera Club members on September 5, 6-9 pm and Saturday, September 6 from 9-2.