Art in Bloom

Art in Bloom

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As an official partner in the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, we are offering an exciting lineup of art related events at the Depot Art Center, 611 R Ave, in Anacortes for 10 days in April. Through these events we fund the Anacortes School District Cultural Arts Program and public art projects.   Included are:

Fine Art Show

The 3rd annual art exhibition, April 15 – 23, will feature bodies of work from 30 regional fine artists, working in both 2D and 3D. It is juried by the Festival Curatorial Team that includes arts professionals with museum, gallery and artist backgrounds.

The Public Opening will be on Friday, April 15th from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm – a free evening of fine art, wine, refreshments – and an opportunity to meet the artists.

Art in Bloom is a non-themed show – deadline was January 19th.

Evening of Color

Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
An Evening of Color is our annual exciting auction event at the Depot that raises funds to support arts education for Anacortes school children. It includes food, spirits, and art experiences. Seating is limited and tickets will be available for purchase ($50 each) beginning January 1, 2016.

Art of Shopping

Sunday, April 17 from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
This NEW fun event includes a mimosa bar, jewelry, clothing, accessories and creative activities – all geared toward what women love.  We are offering a Private Shopping Event from 10 – 11 am,  where for $10 guests will be among the first to shop and receive free mimosas and a raffle ticket.

Do the Bloom – Color Run

Saturday, April 23 starting at 10:00 am. In this 5k fun run, participants get “painted” with colored powder at multiple course locations. It is suitable for all ages, and encourages group participation (even friendly dogs are invited).

Registration is through Active.com.


Art in Bloom Events are sponsored by…

Allen Family

Barrett Financial, Ltd.

Dickerson Distributors Inc

City of Anacortes


Other Anacortes April Events to Enjoy

Seattle Children's Hospital
Dr. Samuel G. Brooks Guild Home and Boat Tour  –  Saturday, April 16

Fidalgo Island Quilters Quilt Show  –  Friday & Saturday, April 15 & 16

Chamber Spring Wine Festival  –  April 9


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