Your support makes our organization thrive! We couldn’t do it without you. Since last March at the start of the pandemic, Methow Arts has awarded over 100 grants to local artists and creative industries through our Covid Relief Grants. We have ensured that the economic health of our community is strong through grants, resources, grant writing… [Read More]
Celebrating its 76th year, Winthrop Washington’s 49er Days is an old west heritage festival of our rich western and horse history. The event kicks off with the annual Ride the Rendezvous, a week-long horse packing excursion through the Methow Valley high country which ends Mother’s Day weekend. (Contact woga.org to join in this event) As the horse-train… [Read More]
Stop by Methow arts Saturday for an outdoor Pop-Up Market featuring Yelana Nicolazzo and handmade products from Russian artisans in Western Siberia. SAT, MAY 8, 9am-1pm, Methow Arts, 204 E. 2nd Street (Glover and 2nd) in Twisp. Read more about Yelana in the Valley Life article by Shelley Smith Jones. CLICK HERE.
SIP & PAINT BASIC MATERIALS NEEDED We recommend our local Twisp Daily Arts and Business Supply for materials. – cold-pressed watercolor paper 90-140 lb at least 5×7″ (two sheets) – watercolor brushes (Daily Business has a great brand called Simply Simmons) round size 5 & 8 and flat size 1″ – watercolor paints in a… [Read More]
The Gallery at Sun Mountain Lodge has a lively summer art show in store for visitors to the Methow valley’s mountain resort. The walls burst with paintings of flowers, birds and Methow landscapes, both serene and majestic. Jan Cook Mack, Donna Keyser, Sherry Malotte, Kathy Meyers and Rod Weagant are the artists represented in this… [Read More]
This spring Methow Valley Seed Collective will be doing a soft opening of it’s new garden seed offerings. They will be offering a limited selection of locally grown, regionally adapted vegetable, flower and herb seeds for local gardeners. Anaka Mines began growing wholesale organic seed in 2013 and is now ready to launch a retail… [Read More]
Repair cafes are back! In order to hold these events again on a regular basis, Methow Recycles is experimenting with smaller, more frequent events for safety due to COVID-19 Pandemic. Each cafe features a different reoccurring theme. This will allow for both fixers and attendees to be more spread out over the events. Fixers will… [Read More]
The core of artwork speaks of its origin through the inherent expression of its maker. Working with traditional materials of wood, paper, glass, metal, textiles, ceramics, and items of a decorative nature, the act of crafting tends to serve a functional purpose, yet, reaches beyond mere utilitarian needs into the soul-satisfying realm of beauty. During… [Read More]