Step out on the town from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, to take in the sights and sounds of Vashon’s monthly gallery cruise, and get a jump on a bountiful weekend of art, courtesy of Vashon Island Visual Artists’ Holiday Studio Tour. On the tour, taking place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Dec. 7, 8, 14 and 15, you’ll find jewelry, textiles, woodworks, photography, paintings, ceramics, sculpture and so much more. For complete information on the tour, pick up a tour map at local businesses or visit vivaartists.com.
Cafe Luna: Acrylics by Kathy Larsdotter
Gather: Art by various local artists
Giraffe: Fair Trade gifts and art
Hardware Store Restaurant Gallery: Pam Ingalls, “Sanctuaries,” music by Daryl Redeker
Hastings-Cone Gallery: Art by Faith Coloccia and Aaron Turner
Island Paper Chase: New origami crane wall hangings
Kronos: Art by William Stoneham
Margaret in the Hallway: “How Much Is That Doggie In The Hallway?”
May Kitchen + Bar: Magic and Poetic Wit by Thomas Pruiksma, One Night in Bangkok
PSCCU: Ann Leda Shapiro — “New Works”
Relish: Art by Joy Thal Mann
SAW: Fine jewelry by Susan Meier
Snapdragon: Art by Aaron Turner & Faith Colaccia. Music by DJ Michael Whitmore.
Spoke: “Kintsugi Glass, What the Lightning Said to the Sand” — glass works by Leah Mann
Sugar Shack: Jazz Supper show
VALISE Gallery: 5x5x5 Show — Gift-sized art by gallery members.
Vashon Bikes: Art and bicycle movie at 8 p.m. with door prizes to benefit VMBA.
Vashon Bookshop: Classical guitar by Stephen Buffington.
Vashon Brewing Community Pub: Music by Steve Amsden & Friends
Vashon Senior Center: Photography Club presents “Zenscapes”
Vashon Center for the Arts: Miniature Show & Bill Rives Photography
Waterworks Studio: Opening night party for VIVA’s holiday studio tour, 7012 S.W. 240th St.