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Artists painting live during events such as the annual Aberdeen Art Walk, during Sunday Farmers Market, and during the monthly First Friday's Art Walks.

Mural painting classes and outdoor art installations.

Pictured; Douglas Orr painting live at the 7th Street Theater in Hoquiam during First Friday Art Walk, Mural painting class by Douglas Orr, and Downtown Critter restorations, and Pollinators Park mosaic butterfly tower

Located in Suite #4

Alder Grove Gallery features some of the areas' most talented artists and has new exhibits opening every other month. Check the gallery out by clicking on the Art Gallery tab above. 

Hours 12 to 6pm Thursday thru Monday

Masks Required 

Sandphifer Gallery

Pacific Beach

New Larger location in Downtown Pacific Beach

Please welcome our newest Art Gallery to Grays Harbor County-- Sandphifer Gallery,  in Pacific Beach,  Sandphifer Gallery is owned and operated by artist Karin & Stephon Phifer.

You can check out the gallery's information and contact them on "Our Friends" page  or You can see some of Karin's & Stephon's work here at  Alder Grove Gallery.




Third Saturday

Art Walk

Ocean Shores


Gallery of Ocean Shores

North Beach Art Guild


Associated Arts of Ocean Shores

Starts at 12pm


Artists In Action

Call for Artists


AAOS is looking for artists to paint live during the 3rd Saturday art walks in Ocean Shores. There will be artists painting at the Driftwood Mall, Dusty Trunk and at Bay Gifts. At the Driftwood Mall artists will be indoors and there can be as many artists as want to participate.

For more information, Contact Ed Schroll at














Amazing Local Art

The mixed media piece shown above, "Freedom" was created by Ocean Shores resident Judy Horn. Judy has six works in the current exhibit.  The 43 artists showing in this HOLIDAY GIFTS or open call exhibit include Scott Hawn sculpture, Ulma Trudnos oils, Darick Chamberlin monoprints, Donn Angel graphite, Jenny Fisher oils, Judy Black photography, Jacoby Hinton oils on wood,  Dylan Frank photography, Margaret Lemke oils, Nicholas Chamberlain acrylics, Carmen Herrera beadwork, Robert Taylor assemblage, Ken Slaughter clay & watercolor, Nancy Farrar-Coughlin water colors,  Eric Faramus oils, Richard Brammer acrylic pours, Vickie Garrett pottery, Nirupam Nigam underwater photography, Nancy Eichenberger assemblage, Tonie Knutz cement, Paige Foss acrylic pour, James Ihrig collog,  Abe Singer embossed metal, Betty Carlstrom scrap metal, David Book acrylics, Robin Harlow acrylics, Patti Stennett oils,  Stuart Dittbrenner wood sculptures, Lora Malakoff oils, Kim Malakoff cement, Jennifer Miller stained glass, Mike Wagenblast clay pipes, Julee Wolfe clay jewelry, Cara Beth Stevenson lithography & photography, Jan Swan oils, Shannon Weilman spray paint & stencils, Wit Duke decoys, Kristi Beitzel silk scarves & acrylics and Douglas Orr acrylics and assemblage.

For more info click here.

The Aberdeen Art Center is an 8,500 sq ft facility dedicated to building a better community by empowering local artists to create, show and sell their art.

We offer:

  • Classroom Space
  • Meeting Room
  • Alder Grove Gallery
  • Mother Crow's studio & gallery
  • Leigh's Custom Framing
  • Friends of the Aberdeen Museum of History
  • Art-in-the-Community programs
  • Downtown Phantom Galleries
  • Adoor project of the PNW
  • Home to Harbor Art Guild


Call for Art, Artists & Musicians


Aberdeen Art Center &

Harbor Art Guild's

3rd Annual Aberdeen Rain Glow Festival !!


Mark your calendars 

Saturday, July 23rd, 2022 for Aberdeen Rain Glow Festival #3


Artists and Musicians wanted Aberdeen Art Center & Harbor Art Guild are currently accepting submissions for our 3nd Annual Aberdeen Rain Glow Festival downtown.  Spaces are being created by local teams to compete for prizes. Early sign up gets your group the most interesting and unique spaces for your Glow World. Let me know what you have in mind and we'll create a world together!

Please contact Douglas Orr at 562-208-4226 or mindsculptor1@gmail.com


*Community Hospital Lobby

Lobby is currently closed to the public due to covid-19. Aberdeen Art Center is looking for artists with a body of work to show in the halls and lobby of Grays Harbor Community Hospital. Exhibits run for 3 months. Aberdeen Art Center takes 30% of the price of all art sold. Submit your art images to mindsculptor1@gmail.com with subject hospital walls. 


*Art Drives 2022,

 Artists' Studio Tour 

The studio tour will take place October. Artists without studios can show in other artist's studios and are encouraged to participate. This Studio Tour is fashioned after the Lewis County Art Trails Studio Tour. More information to follow.


*Phantom Galleries

Currently Aberdeen Art Center has only one Phantom Gallery windows downtown in the former Goldberg Furniture building. Art exhibits change out quarterly. Aberdeen Art Center takes 30% of all sales, hangs the work and maintains clean windows and signage. We like to use one artist per Phantom Gallery. Submit art images to mindsculptor1@gmail.com with subject phantom galleries.

*First Friday Art Walks

Every First Friday of the month the Aberdeen Art Center and other downtown businesses promote a monthly Art Walk. As part of the Art Walk we like to offer artist demonstrations, free art class in the classroom, free snacks and punch and live music; usually about 5 to 8pm at the center. If you are an artist interested in participating, it's free and 100% of your sales that day are yours to keep. If you would like to teach an art class, a stipend is available through Harbor Art Guild please Contact Douglas Orr at mindsculptor1@gmail.com 

The Artwork of Local Artists
Live Music
Artist Demonstrations 
 Aberdeen Art Center
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Leigh's Custom Framing

Located in Suite #3. The workshop is open Wednesday through Saturday doing the best custom frame work on the harbor.

Phone: 360-637-9568

Open Wed, Thur, Fri & Sat  11am to 5:00pmMasks required

New custom mat cutter for unique designs

Rain Glow 2021 

7 Glow Worlds

Monthly First Friday Art Walks are sponsored in part by generous donations from these fine sponsors:


Seniors Sunset Times 

Grays Harbor Community Foundation

Lora & Kim Malakoff

Douglas Orr & David Rodriguez

Harbor Art Guild

Gail Quigg

Sierra Pacific Community Foundation

Friends of the Aberdeen Museum

Alder Grove Gallery

    Alder Grove Gallery         




First Friday Art Walk at the Aberdeen Art Center!

Live Music and snacks. You can still visit artists and guests while social distancing.

   Sept 3, Oct 1, Nov 5, Dec 3, 2021

                     5pm to 8pm


Aberdeen Art Center welcomes you!

The First Friday of every month the Aberdeen Art Center is hosting an art walk with artist's demos, live music, free art class and snacks. Alder Grove Gallery, The Friends of the Museum and the classroom will all be open from 5pm-8pm.

If you are interested in being a participant, contact Douglass Orr at mindsculptor1@gmail.com


Grays Harbor Potters Guild

Thousands in bright costumes 

filled Downtown Aberdeen and 

The Allies came to life

more info at Rain Glow Home Page

 Join a 2022 team

 Volunteers needed!



Mother Crow's Studio & Gallery

Open Thurs - Mon, noon to 6pm

Located in Suite #2





By Judy Horn

Check out the
New Art Classes
we just added

                                                          See Schedule

Friends of the Aberdeen Museum

Located in Suite #1

Our office is open to the public on Thursdays and Fridays between 1 and 4pm

Masks are requiired.

We are always looking for volunteers.

Join us every First Friday between 5pm & 8pm for a new photo exhibit featuring our local history. Light snacks & beverages.


200 West Market (K Street Entrance) 
Aberdeen, WA, WA 98520

(360) 533-1976


Contact The Friends of the Aberdeen Museum by clicking on one of the links below



Spring 2021 newsletter

Watercolor Classes

Thursdays, 3pm to 6pm

$25, Wet on wet and wet on dry techniques. Color theory and working with a limited palette. Limited seating

All materials provided


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