above: "Island Spirit" part of the Oak Harbor Art Trail
There's something about Whidbey and Camano Islands that attracts artists. As a result, there are many great galleries, art walks and open studio tours all year long. Whidbey and Camano Islands are also rich in history having some of the oldest buildings in the region. View our listing of schools, museums, art galleries, and other places of artistic or historical importance on Whidbey Island and Camano Island.
Art Lives on Camano IslandCamano Island is filled with studios and galleries from artists drawn to the island by the region's natural beauty.
Artist Portrait: Georgia GerberGeorgia Gerber specializes in whimsical sculptures from singing ducks to Langley's boy and dog. Her most famous piece is the pig at Pike Place Market.
Cama Beach Cafe, in the gorgeous lodge at Cama Beach State Park, was named one of the top ten brunch restaurants by Best of Washington.
Potter Roger Cooke describes his work as, "personal, one-of-a-kind, ceramic art designed for daily enjoyment and use."
Forte’s Art Gallery is open from 1pm to 5pm on Sunday’s or by appointment. Forte Music Dance Art provides classes in Ballet, Tap, Yoga, and Artistic Director Chris Tuohy also teaches private lessons on saxophone, clarinet, flute, voice, and keyboard.
John Ebener is one of the Pacific Northwest's most admired and collected artists. His landscapes highlight and celebrate the region's beauty.
At the Makers Northwest home based studio you learn all about sewing, machine embroidery, quilting, applique', garment construction, garment alterations, and so much more.
Viewers delight in the light and airy space where Tasha displays and creates her happy and colorful collage paintings. By appointment only.