Mountlake Terrace Arts Commission & Friends of the Arts

Arts of the Terrace

42nd Annual Art Show


The Mountlake Terrace Art Commissioners and Friends of the Arts are excited for this year’s Arts of the Terrace Juried Art Show.  The EntryThingy process is now live and accepting entries. Deadline for entries is Friday, August 12th, 2022.

The dates for this year’s show are:
Saturday, September 24th – Saturday, October 1st


Mountlake Terrace LIBRARY Phyllis Thornton

Exhibit Opens June 1
June 1 – 30, 2022

The Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission presents the Phyllis Thornton Exhibit at the Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Avenue W.

Artist Statement: Drawing and painting have been a passion of mine from a very early age. I knew I would study art as early as high school and even as a small child I loved to draw.

• B.A. in Commercial Art, University of Washington
• Career began in Santa Monica, California at a small advertising agency
• Art Department position, Craftsman Press Printing Company, Seattle
• Freelance art – murals for JC Penney, Seattle
• Graphics Designer and Manager of Graphic Artists, The Boeing Company
• Docent, Seattle Art Museum
• Artwork Published in Art State: Washington, an Art Book Featuring 33 Washington Artists

The Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission oversees the library exhibits as part of its mission to promote cultural events in the community.  Each show is monthly at the Mountlake Terrace Library, Mondays and Tuesdays 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Wednesdays through Saturdays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sundays 1 to 5 p.m..

Mountlake Terrace Library Exhibits for 2022
February-March: Kiah Helms – Photography
April: Kathy Tuura- Watercolors
May: Kate Rose Johnson- Watercolors, Acrylics, Oils or Pastels
June: Phyliss Thornton- Oils
July: Cheryl Hufnagel- Pastels
August: Ramsey Chavez- Air Brush
September: Ben Hou- Photography
October: Jeff Galbrath- Photography/encaustic
November: Victoria Galbrath- Mixed Media
December: Frankie Gollub- Oils

"Harvest" by Phyllis Thornton