September 8th, 2014 by UWBG Communication Staff
Paintings of ferns, orchids, and other treasures will be on exhibit in the Miller Library from September 19 to November 3rd. Botanists, teacher and artist, Linda Ann Vorobik, paints exquisite and botanically accurate water colors of ferns and orchids that will delight you.
Meet the artist at a free reception at the Library on Friday, September 19th from 5:00 to 7:00pm.
Feel inspired? Take a workshop from Linda on October 4th & 5th.
July 22nd, 2014 by UWBG Communication Staff
Seattle Parks and the Northwest
Artist Kathleen Wolfe celebrates her love of nature with oil paintings on canvas featuring poppies, water lilies and landscape with majestic trees. Her paintings will be on display in the Miller Library from August 5th to September 16th.
Meet the artist at a free reception at the Elisabeth C. Miller Library on Wednesday, August 13th from 5:00 to 7:00pm. 3501 NE 41st Street, Seattle.
January 29th, 2014 by Heidi Unruh, UWBG Communications Volunteer
Artist Juliet Shen has adopted the Union Bay Natural Area as her outdoor studio, drawing there from her small folding stool through all four seasons. Her drawings of the area will be on display at the Miller Library from February 22 – March 31, 2014.
Please join us for the artist’s opening reception on Friday, February 28, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.
A portion of the proceeds from artwork sales benefit the Library.
October 4th, 2013 by Heidi Unruh, UWBG Communications Volunteer
Molly Hashimoto’s nature paintings and prints will be on display at the Miller Library from November 1, 2013 – December 28, 2013. Hashimoto’s art depicts local flora and fauna, taking inspiration from our very own Union Bay Natural Area as well as other locations around Washington.
2014 Nature’s Peace Calendar
We will also have copies of her 2014 calendar, “Nature’s Peace”, available for sale. With twelve paintings by Hashimoto and twelve quotations from John Muir, this calendar offers an homage to Earth’s wild realms, where nature reigns supreme.
You are invited to the opening reception on Friday November 8th, 5 – 7 pm.
Hashimoto’s artwork will also be available at the Holiday Art, Craft, and Gift Sale on Friday, December 6th, from 5 – 8pm.
July 31st, 2013 by Tech Librarian, Tracy Mehlin
An artisan tile is like a colorful hybrid of sculpture and painting. The Artisan Tile NW group will have handmade tiles on exhibit in the Elisabeth C. Miller Library from September 4 to October 28th 2013. There will be a free public reception on Friday, Sep. 13th from 5 to 7pm. All the tiles will be for sale with a portion of proceeds benefiting the Library.
A sample of tile styles that will be on exhibit Sep. 4 – Oct. 28, 2013 in the Miller Library.
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June 6th, 2013 by UWBG Communication Staff
Artist Suze Woolf meditates on climate change and forest fires with her series of paintings known as Burnscapes. Recent work from this series will be on exhibit in the Miller Library June 6 through August 30th.