Buds & Bugs, the new show at the Outstanding In Its Field Gallery, examines the flora and fauna of the garden through the works of 12 Vashon artists, July 7 – 30, 2023. The show includes garden art, art glass, painting, sculpture, origami, photography, and pastels. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Vashon-Maury Island Garden Club. The Gallery is located at 10524 S.W. 188th St, just west of Sawbones, and will be open Fridays – Sundays, Noon – 5 pm, and weekdays by appointment by calling 206.419.0199.

The First Friday celebration, July 7, from 5 pm to 8 pm, will include the chance to meet the artists, enjoy fresh-baked treats, and a performance by Gus Reeves in the gallery’s party pasture. Attendees are welcome to bring blankets or camp chairs.

Featured artists:

Brian Brenno – Blown Glass Flowers

Gail Hapeman- art glass panels, stepping stones and stakes

Peter Hapeman- photography

Donna Caulton – acrylic paintings & giclee prints

Barbara Benedetti Newton – oil and acrylic paintings

Christina Nichols – collagraph prints

Brooke Gassiot – gouache and ink paintings

Charlotte Masi – Bug sculptures

Lisa Witherspoon – jewelry

Janeen Bramwell – Pastels

Alice Larson – origami flowers

Lindsay Hart/Jeff White – Bronze sculpture and etched glass

Our address is: 10524 S.W. 188th St, Vashon, WA 98070. We’re just west of Sawbones.
Click for Google Maps.


The Vashon-Maury Island Garden Club was founded in 1952 and promotes fun and interest in gardening among Islanders while educating club members and the larger community on environmentally sound gardening practices and the preservation of native plants and wildlife through educational programs and charitable projects. Learn more here.

Outstanding In Its Field Gallery is open April – October each year with monthly themed-exhibits featuring Vashon Island Artists almost exclusively. Additional shows planned for 2023 include The Dog and Cat Days of Summer, Of a Feather, The Spirits of Autumn. The gallery will also be open for the VIVA Art Tours in May and December.

We will only send one email per each upcoming show.  Promise not to overwhelm!

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: . You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact