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Art: Art Show
Exhibit: "The Garden of Earthly Delights: Recent Work by Mark Hoppmann"
Working from his studio in Tacoma Washington, Mark Hoppmann is a multi-media artist working primarily in watercolor, India ink, and graphite. He studied art for one year in Florence, Italy, before graduating from Drake University in 1978 with a B.F.A. in g...
University of Puget Sound – Collins Memorial Library
Tacoma, WA

Sun 8/19/18 - Sun 10/14/18
Art: Art Show, Gallery
August Exhibit - Cal Capener & Christopher Mathie
Summer exhibit with Cal Capener, oil paintings and Christopher Mathie, mixed-media paintings. Artists' reception: Thursday, July 19, 5-7 pm.
Childhood's End Gallery
Olympia, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/20/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 10am-6pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery
Adult Pottery Class
The 6-week pottery classes at Throwing Mud Gallery are a mix of beginners to more experienced adult students, which encourages a cooperative learning environment. Classes are adjusted to your learning needs. If you are a beginner, you can learn at your own...
Throwing Mud Gallery
Tacoma, WA

Mon 8/20/18 at 6pm-8:30pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 6pm-8:30pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-12:30pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-12:30pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 6pm-8:30pm
Art: Art Show
Guest Artist Series July - August 2018, Town of Steilacoom Fireside Gallery
The solo show by Tis Huberth at “Steilacoom Fireside Gallery” through the end of August, 2018 features abstract artwork which triggers the imagination. Tis Huberth’s mixed media painting process evolves through the application of many layers of paint, ink...
Steilacoom Community Center
Steilacoom, WA

Mon 8/20/18 at 9am-7:30pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 9am-7:30pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 9am-7:30pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 9am-7:30pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 9am-4:30pm
Art: Photography
The Tacoma Mountaineers Photography Exhibit - Pierce Family Center
The Mountaineers are showing their best “scapes” of land, sea and sky, including some close-ups in nature. Please vote on your favorite photograph for the People’s Choice Award. Voters who include their contact information will be eligible to win a matted ...
Catholic Community Services
Tacoma, WA

Mon 8/20/18 at 8am-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 8am-5pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 8am-5pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 8am-5pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 8am-5pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts
Paint to Learn
Create a colorful work of art while learning about shapes, patterns and numbers! Best for children 2-6 with an adult. Online registration.
University Place Library
University Place, WA

Wed 8/22/18 at 10:30am-11:30am
Art: Painting, Food/Tasting, Social Event
Paint + Wine at Tacoma Art Museum
Join us at TAM to paint your own masterpiece. Receive professional instruction while indulging in wine and hors d’oeuvres. Paint your own version of Birger Sandzén’s Autumn (Smokey Hill River, Kansas) and take home your finished creation. This event is...
Tacoma Art Museum
Tacoma, WA

Thu 8/23/18 at 6pm-8pm
Art: Painting, Multimedia, Mixed Media
Awaken Your Goddess Within
Would you like to Create magic in a circle of women? Ignite your intuition and get your creative juices flowing... Let's create a multi-media collage. You get to create on wood or canvas with paint, lots of colorful materials, glitter, fabric, trim, pai...
Artful Dreamers Studio
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/24/18 at 6:30pm-9pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery
Ladies Night Out - Paint Your Own Pottery
Join us for an evening of creative fun as you paint pottery and get together with your friends! We'll supply everything you need to have a great evening, including drinks and appetizers.
Throwing Mud Gallery
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/24/18 at 6pm-9pm
Art: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Poets on the Farm
Readings, writing and more with the Northwest Renaissance Poets. Free, no registration required.
Mary Olson Farm
Kent, WA

Sat 8/25/18 at 1pm-4pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper
Art of Zentangle
Create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. This new crafting method is easy to learn and helps you relax and relieve stress. Registration required.
South Hill Library
Puyallup, WA

Wed 8/29/18 at 2pm-4pm
Art: Painting, Drawings/Works on Paper
Creative Circle of Women
Calling all Women… Can you imagine a place that you can use your Intuition, Imagination & Creativity? Let’s form a creative tribe, would you like that? I know I would. Fun times. Take time for fun with your creativity and nourish your Spirit through art...
Artful Dreamers Studio
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/31/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Fri 10/26/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Art: Museum
Twisty Cup PRO/AM
On September 1, glassblowers will descend on the Hot Shop floor to battle it out for the Twisty Cup PRO/AM championship belt. Contestants are given seven minutes to complete a twisty cup that will be then be judged for style, design, and performance. Come ...
Museum of Glass
Tacoma, WA

Sat 9/1/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Design, For the Family, Fair/Festival, Installations, Interactive, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Community Event
2018 Seattle Design Festival Block Party
The Seattle Design Festival Block Party is a two-day street fair celebrating the ways design affects our lives. This fun outdoor event, hosted in Occidental Park in Pioneer Square, is an opportunity for the design community and the public to come together ...
Occidental Square Park
Seattle, WA

Sat 9/8/18 at 10am-7pm
Sun 9/9/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Talk, Design
Design for Belonging — A Design Discussion
Design for Belonging gathers city builders, community organizers, artists, and a diverse public to explore what it takes to create culturally responsive, thriving, resilient, and welcoming neighborhoods. We seek to amplify voices that are historically unde...
DLR Group
Seattle, WA

Tue 9/11/18 at 6pm-8pm
Art: Art Show
The Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour
A rare opportunity to see Gig Harbor area professional Artists display their work and demonstrate their processes. We have 33 artists and 23 studios on our tour. Follow the signs with the PINK Hand.
The Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour
Gig Harbor, WA

Fri 9/14/18 - Sun 9/16/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Computers/Technology, Gallery, Design, Art Talk
On Artificial Intelligence, Creativity, and TRUST: An Interactive Discussion & Gallery Event Presented by Microsoft
Thought leaders from Seattle’s global design community will share their perspectives on the creative challenges and opportunities brought forth in the age of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Lightning talks and an interactive panel discussion, will be followe...
Seattle Central Library – Microsoft Auditorium
Seattle, WA

Thu 9/20/18 at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Art: Painting, Installations
Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition
From Rome to Tacoma. Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition recreates the awe and wonder of arguably one of mankind’s greatest artistic achievements and will let you experience this art from a new perspective. With special expertise and care, the ce...
Tacoma Armory
Tacoma, WA

Fri 9/21/18

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