Arts Monthly
September 2016 Edition
A Resource for Artsy Happenings in Whatcom County
Teaching Assistant Wanted
Morrison Glass Art is looking for assistance for teaching the class portion for Introduction to Glassblowing, a course offered through WWU. This position has room to grow and additional hours are possible. Class meets Mon/Wed 8:30-12:00 and Tues/Thurs 11:30-2:30. The pay rate is $12 per hour. Classes start on Sept 21st. Please contact Christopher Morrison; leave a voice mail at 360-714-8732 or email: info@morrisonglassart. c om

Flat File for Sale
$275 OBO contact Ray at 360-392-0955 or

Back to School
(that means artists too!)

Classes at The Foundary
For more information or to register please visit:
Introduction To Laser Projects
Dates: 09/15; 09/21; 09/29
Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Cost:$15 - Members
$25 - Non-members

Creative Meet-up
Dates: 09/03; 09/07; 09/17; 09/21
Time: 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Cost: Free

Beginning Electronics: Solder Your Own USB Charger!
Date/Time: 9/11; 12:30 - 2:30 PM
Cost:$25 - Members
$35 - Non-members

Altered Books: Repurpose Old B ooks Into Art
Date/Time: 9/16; 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Cost: $35 (Includes material costs for books, paints, and other supplies)

Baker Creek Ceramic Studio
Classes & Workshops September 2016
4058 Hammer Drive #105
Bellingham, WA 98226
Handbuilding & Sculpting, Tuesdays 1:30-4 pm, Sept. 13-Oct. 18 (6 sessions), $165

Handbuilding & Sculpting, Tuesdays 6:30-9 pm, Sept. 13-Oct. 18 (6 sessions), $165

Throwing Pottery, Thursdays 1-4 pm, Sept. 15-Oct. 20 (6 sessions), $180

Throwing Pottery, Thursdays 6-9 pm, Sept. 15-Oct. 20 (6 sessions), $180

Monsters! Monsters! Monsters! Saturday 9/10 & 9/17 (2 sessions), $75

Clay Coil Illustration Family Workshop, Saturday 9/17 & 9/24 (2 sessions), $65

Upcoming Workshops @ Ragfinery
Introduction to Weaving
Date: Saturdays September 3, 10, 17th 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Instructor: Aurora Lindquist
Cost: $88

No Sew Braided Rugs
Date: Wednesday September 14th, 6:30-8:30pm
Instructor: Kirsten Wert
Cost: $22

Date: Saturday, September 17th, 1:00-4:30pm
Instructor: None
Cost: FREE!

Upcycled Dream Catchers
Date: Wednesday, September 21st, 6:30-8:30pm
Instructor: Patti Barker
Cost: $22

Open Craft Night
Date: Wednesday, September 28th, 6:00-8:00pm
Cost: FREE!

Other Exhibits Also Curated by Allied Arts Gallery

Downtown Visitor's Center
1306 Commercial Street, Downtown Bellingham
Thru September: Shawn Pagels, Nancy Canyon and Diedrian Clark

Hotel Bellwether  
1 Bellwether Way, Bellingham Waterfront
Thru September: If you missed our
Go Figure exhibit at our gallery, catch a smaller version of it at the Hotel Bellwether. Featuring work by Joetta Egan, Jenny Chatterton and Rafa Mithuna.

Joy Olney
Giuseppe's Al Porto
21 Bellwether Way, Bellingham Waterfront
Thru September: Landscape oil painter Joy Olney

"Bugs n' Things"
Group art exhibition at Tillie Lace Gallery

Tillie Lace Gallery is pleased to present a group exhibition of works by local artists from Bellingham and Seattle featuring depictions of bugs, birds, and other fabulous "things." The "Bugs N Things" group show will run from September 4, 2016 - September 29, 2016 with an opening reception on Sunday, September 4, 2016 from 4:00-7:30 PM.

Eleven artists will be featured in the show: Cooper Lanza, Michellino, Allison Moody (Seattle), Nancy Canyon, V. Mazzola, Eli Lara, Ron Pattern, Cara Jay, Terry Nelson, Amy Gould, and Emily Pickering (Seattle). All of the works are inspired by insects and the natural environment.

The gallery is located at 1415 13th St in Fairhaven. Tillie Lace Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Tel. 1-360-223-5352.

More information about Tillie Lace Gallery and School of Fine Art, including their schedule of classes and workshops, can be found at
Honeys Hunnys
A Group Showcase at Honey Salon

This September Honey Salon proudly presents a sweet group show featuring the beeĀ­utiful works of Honey clients, stylists and friends titled Honeys Hunnys. This open theme gallery presentation is meant to showcase the incredible talent of the whole Honey hive. Opening reception, complete with honey cocktails, sweet treats and our own PhDJ spinning Sting, Beyonce, The Bee Gees (and other bee favs) debuts September 2nd during the Downtown Bellingham Art Walk 6PMĀ­ to 10PM.

From traditional acrylic and oil, to fiber and collage, Honeys Hunnys is an eclectic presentation surely to bring a buzz to Downtown. Honey Salon clients include an array of local and regional talent. Local gallery owner, and painter Sharon Kingston joins the showcase, along with up-and-coming fiber artist Quinn Dimitroff and her wool and wood woven wall hangings. These, and other new and unknown creatives have boldly submitted their unique pieces to create an even greater body of work, demonstrating the incredible talent that makes up the Honey Salon family hive.

Honey Salon supplies an urban oasis of beauty, art, and heart in lovely Downtown Bellingham. Honey Salon participates in monthly Art Walk gallery walks, and showcases the talent of both local and nationally acclaimed artist's throughout the salon. With Honeys Hunnys, salon owner Liz Azzara and curator Shultzie Willows wanted to turn the lens the other direction and showcase the work of Honey Salon clients. Those who normally grace the stylist's chair, as well as the stylists themselves, have an opportunity for a different perspective and opportunity to celebrate their incredible talent.

For more information or images from Honeys Hunnys, please contact gallery curator Shultzie Willows at

Random Orbit Sanders Rides Again!

Saturday, September 24
Old World Deli
1228 N. State St.

Please join us for our usual eclectic mix:
folk songs, show tunes, jazz standards & yodeling.
Save the Date!
Eat. Play. Explore.

September 31st and October 1st

Salmon BBQ Grilling Contest
Lummy Nation Traditional Open-fire Grilling
FisherPoets-on-Bellingham Bay
Harbor Boat Rides and Sea-to-plate Tour 
Oyster Shucking and Slurping
Fishnet mending and fillet demos
Live Music 
50+ info and local art booths

For all the details visit:

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