Topic: Arts

Halloween Costume Sale

Written on October 22, 2021 at 5:42 am, by

Look­ing for a last-minute Hal­loween cos­tume? Or just need some fun, new pieces for your wardrobe? Or per­haps you loved a cos­tume you saw on stage and now want it for your­self! Well, look no fur­ther! The San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre cos­tume shop is get­ting cleaned out and we are sell­ing tons of cos­tumes, vin­tage  Con­tin­ue Reading

What it Means to be Alive

Written on October 21, 2021 at 5:46 am, by

The Atri­um of The San Juan Islands Muse­um of Art (SJIMA)  has come alive with the fig­u­ra­tive wire sculp­tures of Belling­ham artist, Fran­cie Allen.  The exhib­it, titled, On Being Alive!, invites the view­er to vis­cer­al­ly engage in the dynam­ic move­ment of flu­id, trans­par­ent bod­ies, sus­pend­ed in air or draped on met­al arma­tures, enhanced by orig­i­nal  Con­tin­ue Reading

New Book from Nancy Spaulding

Written on October 20, 2021 at 5:50 am, by

Fox Spar­row Press is hap­py to announce the release of Nan­cy Spaulding’s eager­ly await­ed book; Home in an Island Gar­den — In pur­suit of an art­ful life. This is the sto­ry of Spaulding’s life, art, romance and adven­tures of liv­ing in the Pacif­ic North­west. “I was in my ear­ly 30’s. It was my birth­day, and  Con­tin­ue Reading

Fall Art for Fun is Back

Written on October 18, 2021 at 5:49 am, by

Don’t miss these enter­tain­ing and cre­ative class­es by Kris­ten Dou­­glas-Seitz at the San Juan Islands Muse­um of Art (SJIMA). Art for Fun is a delight­ful two-hour art par­ty set in a relaxed, inter­ac­tive atmos­phere.  It is a great way to enjoy a night out on your own, cel­e­brate a birth­day, share a date night or  Con­tin­ue Reading

Free Programs And Short Films At Friday Harbor Film Festival

Written on October 12, 2021 at 5:49 am, by

Date­line: Fri­day Har­bor, WA — Fri­day Har­bor Film Fes­ti­val opens with a FREE Open­ing Broad­cast Hon­or­ing Film­mak­ers on Thurs­day, Octo­ber 14 at 7:30 pm.  This spe­cial livestream event cel­e­brates all film­mak­ers show­ing their work at the fes­ti­val.  The evening will begin with an intro­duc­tion of the film­mak­ers, fol­lowed by a video high­light­ing all the films sched­uled dur­ing  Con­tin­ue Reading

Jan Murphy Joins SJIMA in Marketing

Written on October 12, 2021 at 5:48 am, by

The San Juan Islands Muse­um of Art (SJIMA) in Fri­day Har­bor is excit­ed to announce that Jan Mur­phy is join­ing our mar­ket­ing team. As an artist, Jan has been a fre­quent exhibitor in the annu­al SJIMA Artists’ Reg­istry show.  Her works include paint­ings and mixed media assem­blage art.  Her work has been exhib­it­ed in sev­er­al gal­leries  Con­tin­ue Reading

A Portrait in Charcoal

Written on October 1, 2021 at 5:47 am, by

The mul­ti-tal­en­t­ed instruc­tor, Tay­lor Bruce is giv­ing a por­trait work­shop as part of the com­plete expe­ri­ence of the Go Fig­ure! exhi­bi­tion at the San Juan Islands Muse­um of Art (SJIMA).  The work­shop, A Por­trait in Char­coal, will take place on two con­sec­u­tive  Sat­ur­days, Novem­ber 6 and 13th   from 1–4 pm at the muse­um at 540  Con­tin­ue Reading

Friday Harbor Film Festival Film Guide Is Ready

Written on September 27, 2021 at 5:52 am, by

Date­line: Fri­day Har­bor, WA Fri­day Har­bor Film Festival’s online FILM GUIDE, detail­ing the 30+ fea­ture films and 30+ short films to be shown at the Livestream/Online Fes­ti­val on Octo­ber 14–24, is now avail­able at FHFF.org.  Stu­dents have sub­mit­ted 10+ films that will also be screened. In the FILM GUIDE, click on a poster to access  Con­tin­ue Reading