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Going On Now!

APRIL 2024

Local poets and CVG artists present "Ars Poetica 2024"

In the Underground: Lys Perhay, A Journey of Repetition and Invisible Growth

April 5, First Friday Artwalk and Artists' Reception, 5-8 PM

Live music by Tom Lukas

April 21, Ars Poetica Live Event

1-3 PM

April 20, Shell Trinket Dish Class

1 to 2:30 PM

April 22, April Life Drawing Session

5:30-8:30 PM

April 29, April Life Drawing Session

5:30-8:30 PM

MAY 2024

May 3, First Friday Artwalk and Artists' Reception, 5-8 PM

Live music

May 3, Susan Blackburn Beadmaking Demo


JUNE 2024

June 1, Beadmaking Class with Susan Blackburn

June 7, First Friday Artwalk and Artists' Reception, 5-8 PM

Live music

Past Events

March 2024

Featured Artist: Don TurriagaIn the Underground: Dani Gray and Meg RegulusLife Drawing sessions! Listed HERE

The 2024 CVG Juried Show

Jan 13 - Feb 23. See details and event calendar at

December 2023
the CVG month-long Holiday Art Show and Red Tag Sale, featuring art, art supplies, tools, books, and more
Dec 1 First Friday Artwalk

November 2023
Featured Artist: Dani Gray 60 under $60. Featuring a large collection of small works by the artist, most for sale under $60. 

In the Underground: Native Expressions: Works by Indigenous Artists Linley B. Logan and Cathy Harvey
First Friday Artwalk Nov 3

October 2023
Featured Artist: Christina Bertucchi Through Hazel Eyes: a Shared Vision

In the Underground: Native Expression: Northwest by Northeast curated by Ann Vogel 
Friday, October 6 First Friday Artwalk and Artists' Reception

Live music by Noel Blyler

Saturday, October 14, 1 to 3:30 pm
Illustrating Rocks and Shells with Gouache
with CVG Featured Artist Christina Bertucchi
$50 per person   

Life Drawing Sessions!
Mondays Oct 23 and 30, 5:30 to 8:30 pm 


September 2023
Featured CVG Artist Vanessa Fadeff: Northwest Wonders
In the Underground: Grit City curated by Sherri Gamble
Friday, Sept 1 First Friday Artwalk and Artists' Reception 5 - 8 pm Live music by Alex Winter 
Saturday, September 16th, 1 to 3:30 pm Paper Portraits Workshop
with CVG Artist Christina Bertucchi $50 fee per person
Life Drawing Sessions! All ages and experience levels welcome.
Mondays Sept 18 and 25, 5:30 to 8:30 pm

August 2023
See the Classes & Workshops page for details and how to register

Featured CVG Artist Lou Hurlbut The Painted Sketch
In the Underground: Guest Artist Donglim Chung Last Autumn
Friday,  Aug 4 First Friday Artwalk and Artists' Reception with live music by tom Lukas and refreshments
Saturday, Aug 5 See 2 artist demos!
Noon to 1 pm Kate Vikstrom Watercolor Postcards
Saturday, Aug 12
Noon to 5 pm Featured Artist Lou Hurlbut will give a painting demo

Life Drawing Sessions!
Mondays Aug 21 and 28, 5:30 to 8:30 pm 

July 2023

Friday, July 2, 7 to 8 pm First Friday Artwalk
Featured Artists Laurie Barmore and John Stege
Underground: guest photographer Sarah Dawn King "Imminent Proximity"

Mondays July 24 and 31, 5:30 to 8:30 pm ​Life Drawing Sessions


June 2023
Featured Artist Kay Dewar Inside/Outside
Underground: East of the Mountains: The Wenatchee Artists Show
Friday, June 2, 5 to 8 pm First Friday Artwalk, with live music and refreshments
Friday, June 9, 2nd Friday Painting Workshop "Koi" with Shirley SakataniSunday,
Sunday, June 18, 1 to 4 pm Juneteenth event at the gallery
Mondays June 20 and 27, 5:30 to 8:30 pm ​Life Drawing Sessions

May 2023

Friday, May 5, 5 to 8 pm First Friday Artwalk live music and refreshments
Featured Artist: Annie Jones Where in the World
Underground: the Bremerton High School Student Art Show

Friday, May 12, 6 pm Second Friday Painting Workshop with Shirley Sakatani

Saturday, May 13, 2 pm  Book Reading by local Bremerton author Diane McPhee

Sunday, May 21, 1 to 3 pm Fused Glass Iris class with Cindy Duvall

Life Drawing Sessions Monday, May 22 and Monday, May 29, 5:30 to 8:30

April 2023: Featured Artists Cindy Duvall and Sherri Gamble present "The Elements: Unearthed". In the Underground, local poets and CVG artists present "Ars Poetica 2023".

March 2023: Featured Artist Alan Newberg retrospective and 80th birthday.
In the Underground, a show of selected works from the collection of Stuart and Angie Dahlquist. 

January/February 2023

The 16th Annual CVG Juried Show.
Saturday,  January 14 through Friday, February 24, 2023

Events during the show:
Saturday, January 14, 4 -7 pm - Opening reception at the gallery
Sunday, January 15, 11 am - Walkthrough and talk by show juror Carla O'Connor
Friday, February 3, 5 to 8 pm - First Friday Artwalk- live music by Tom Lukas

Saturday, February 11, 7 pm - Eugenie Jones Concert at the Historic Roxy Theatre 

Sunday, February 19, 2 pm - Panel Discussion at the gallery hosted by artist Karsten Boysen, and with panelists Greg Robinson, Marie Weichman, and Lindsay Fournier.

Friday, February 24, 6 pm - Last day to see the show!  Guest lecture by artist Jan Hoy, followed by announcement of the People's Choice Award.

December 2022
Featured Artist: Photographer Harry von Stark showing LINES
in the Underground: Holiday Art Show and Sale by CVG Members

First Friday Dec 2, 5 to 8 pm
      Refreshments and live music with Tom Lukas
First Saturday Dec 3, 12 to 3 pm 
      Arts in Action Pastel Workshop with CVG Artist Annie Jones
RED TAG SALE- Tuesday Dec 27 through Friday, Dec 30    

November 2022 

Featured Artist: Printmaker Erica Applewhite "Inkquisitive'in the Underground: Native American Artist Linley B. Logan "AlterNative Portal"First Friday Nov 4, 5 to 8 pm     Refreshments and live music with Danny WillmanSubmissions to the 2023 CVG Show close November 20

Nov 12, 1-3 pm and Nov 19, 1-3 pm  Arts in Action 
Hand Casting workshops with CVG Artist Sherri Gamble

October 2022
Featured Artist: Jane Friedman "Allegories"
Underground: Dani Gray and Sherri Gamble "Welcome Thanatos"

First Friday Art Walk Oct 7 Reception and Music by Hank & Claire
Oct 15 Glass Flowers Workshop with Cindy Duvall

September 2022

Featured Artist: Sherri Gamble "GRIT: Life through Texture"
in the Underground: "Tiny Gems"; small works by CVG artists
First Friday Art Walk Sept 2, 5 to 8 pm
      Reception and Live Music

Arts in Action
Saturday, Sept 3, 11 -4 pm Demos all day!
            Erica Applewhite- Block printing demo
            Cindy Duvall- Fused Glass demo
            Annie Jones - Pastels demo
            Sherri Gamble- Printing on plaster
            Bill Walcott - Colored pencil demo

Sept 6 Submissions open for the 2023 CVG Juried Show 

August 2022

Featured Artist: Sculptor Karsten Boysen
in the Underground: Grace Jensen, winner of the 2021 Under Show Juried Show
First Friday Art Walk Aug 5, 5 to 8 pm Reception and Live Music with Tom Lukas

July 2022 

Featured Artist: Shirley Sakatani
in the Underground Gallery: CVG Artists & Friends

First Friday Artwalk July 1, 5 to 8 pm:
         Reception and live music with Hank & Claire
First Saturday Arts in Action July 2, 1 - 3 pm 
         Free artist demo! CVG Artist Jackie Bush Turner will give a
         demonstration on pastel painting techniques
Saturday July 30, 2 - 4 pm       
Free artist demo by Alan Newberg on creating a portrait in clay

June 2022
Featured Artist: Rose Guastella
in the Underground: Amy Burnett and a Fundraiser for the Salmon Center
First Friday Art Walk June 3, 5 to 8 pm
Reception and Live Music by Tom Lukas

Arts in Action 
         Saturday, June 4, 1-3 pm  pottery wheel demo by Darroll Clark
         Saturday, June 25, 12 -2 pm Japanese-style printmaking demo by Lou Hurlbut


May 2022
Featured Artist Bill Walcott "A Melange of Realistic Art"
Underground Show by Bremerton High School Art Students

First Friday Artwalk May 6, 5-8 pm
          Reception and live music with Tom Lukas
First Saturday Arts in Action May 7, 1-3 pm 
           Free artist demo! Underglaze Transfers with potter Jennifer Lombard
Saturday, May 14 Arts in Action, 1 - 3 pm
          Free artist demo! Casting hands in plaster with Sherri Gamble
Sunday, May 22, 1 - 4 pm Zine Workshop with artist Dani Gray


April 2022
Featured Artist Lou Hurlbut
Underground Show by Guest Artist Susie Wind "American Gods"
First Friday Artwalk  April 1, 5 to 8 pm
First Saturday Arts in Action April2, 1-5 pm painting workshop with Shirley Sakatani

March  2022
Featured Artist Laurie Barmore
Underground Show by members of AHA (Artists Helping artists) 
First Friday Artwalk March 4, 5-8 pm
First Saturday Arts in Action March 5, 1-3 pm Live artist demo on stained glass techniques by Dixie of Eastern Wind Glass

The 2022 CVG Juried Show January 22- February 25, 2022  

First Friday Artwalk, Feb 4, 5 to 8 pm

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