ArtWalk returns again tomorrow night

August 6, 2015

NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 6, 2015

The Downtown Issaquah Association’s ArtWalk returns Aug. 7.

Visitors are invited to meet local business owners, enjoy live music, watch artists in action, shop and dine in downtown Issaquah.

ArtWalk features talented artists with art ranging from jewelry and photography to paintings and metal work. There will also be kids’ art activities sponsored by artEAST and Artitudes.

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Antique shopping has a new destination

July 14, 2015

Gilman Gallery opens in a new space

By Greg Farrar

By Greg Farrar Sandy Marshall models a tiara, one of the many items featured in her space at Gilman Gallery.

Darlene Cohen is a hands-on business owner.

You are as likely to find her directing movers handling precious antiques as you are to see her carefully setting up displays in Gilman Gallery’s new home. Read more

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Celebrate the 14th year of ArtWalk

July 9, 2015

NEW — 6 a.m. July 9, 2015

Celebrate the 14th season of ArtWalk next weekend.

Meet business owners, enjoy live music, watch artists in action, experience children’s activities, shop and dine from 6-9 p.m. July 10 and Aug. 7.

ArtWalk draws hundreds of visitors to historic downtown by inviting artists to local businesses and community streets. The events feature up to 50 talented artists with art including jewelry, photography, paintings, glass and metal work, sculpture and more.

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Gilman Gallery moves into new, larger home

June 10, 2015

At one time an empty shell, 30 display areas now fill the more than 19,000 square feet of retail space about to become the new home of Issaquah’s well-known Gilman Gallery.

By Kathleen R. Merrill Tracy and Steve Maynock, who have a dealer space in the new Gilman Gallery, move an antique bar into place before opening day.

By Kathleen R. Merrill
Tracy and Steve Maynock, who have a dealer space in the new Gilman Gallery, move an antique bar into place before opening day.

After 28 years in the same location on Northeast Gilman Boulevard, in June of last year the gallery lost its space to what is known as the Atlas residential project.

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Sammamish Arts Fair is Oct. 12-13

October 8, 2013

The seventh annual Sammamish Arts Fair is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 12-13 at Sammamish City Hall and Library, 801 228th Ave. S.E., Sammamish.

The free Sammamish Arts Fair features some of the best jury-selected local artists, including 17 from Sammamish.

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