WWA Studio Tour Showcase: Week One

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[vc_row full_width=”” parallax=”” parallax_image=””][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]July 29, 2015

COUNTDOWN: Just five weeks remain until the Whidbey Working Artists annual Open Studio Tour, Saturday and Sunday August 29 and 30. This year’s tour includes 50 artists at 33 studios across Whidbey Island. Spend time with these working artists in their studios while experiencing the beauty that attracts them to magnificent Whidbey Island. Learn firsthand the inspiration and process that go into each artist’s work while enjoying scenic island vistas en route.

These weekly posts feature ten tour artists each week, in the order they appear in the tour brochure (north to south). Get your copy of the colorful brochure/map/guide at selected locations on Whidbey Island and Western Washington, or download the pdf from WhidbeyWorkingArtists.com. Then come on out and see what these artists have been working on!


STUDIO #1
DAN ISHLER
hand thrown pottery
(click artist name for more details, or image for larger view)
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STUDIO #2
ELLEN VLASAK
mixed media
(click artist name for more details, or image for larger view)
 2vlasak1  2vlasak2
STUDIO #3
KAY PARSONS
Looking Glass Cottage Studio
watercolor
(click artist name for more details, or image for larger view)
 3parsons1  3parsons2
STUDIO #3
GWEN SAM
bas relief sculpture
(click artist name for more details, or image for larger view)
 3sam1  3sam2
STUDIO #3
CAROL ANN BAUER and HOWARD HAMSA
Stillfire Pottery
hand thrown pottery
(click artist name for more details,
or image for larger view)
 3stillfire1  3stillfire2
STUDIO #3
STEPHANIE SCHUEMANN
oil painting
(click artist name for more details, or image for larger view)
 3scheumann1  3scheumann2
STUDIO #4
BEV McQUARY
lampwork glass beads & fabricated wirework jewelry
(click artist name for more details, or image for larger view)
 4mcquary  4mcquary2
STUDIO #5
MARTHA McCARTNEY photographs, candles, mixed media collage
(click artist name for more details, or image for larger view)
 5mccartney1  5mccartney2
STUDIO #6
MARY BURKS
textiles
(click artist name for more details,
or image for larger view)
 6burks  6burks2
STUDIO #6
PATTY PICCO
encaustic mixed media
(click artist name for more details, or image for larger view)
 6picco  6picco1

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