A painting by Maya Dominguez of East Wenatchee has been selected as the 2015 Pybus Public Market art print. Dominguez will be a senior at Eastmont High School next year, where her art teachers are Mark Wavra and Matthew Kimmel. The colorful acrylic painting chosen as the print, titled “Wildflowers,” won Best of Show at the Regional High School Art Show this year.
OKANOGAN — It’s after lunch on a Friday, the second-to-last week of the school year, and it’s hot — hovering near 90 degrees in the small northern Washington town of Okanogan. Students in Dan Brown’s Art I class at Okanogan High School file into the classroom, some staring at smart phones, some chatting with each other.
Sasquatch sightings in East Wenatchee, fighting the stigma of mental illness at the MAC Gallery and three local masters sharing wall space at Caffè Mela. It’s First Friday time again. As always, all receptions are free. Here are this month’s art highlights:
Filmmaker and writer Jamie Howell of Wenatchee has been promoted to Development Director for Icicle Creek Center for the Arts in Leavenworth. Howell will also remain in his position as Artistic Director for Film at Icicle Creek Center for the Arts.