A place for artists to create, teach, and share.


The J is open Wednesday through Sunday from 10AM to 5PM, and Thursday and Friday until 8PM.


Explore the world of glass enameling during the Enameling Workshops on Tuesdays through August 29.

Jewelry:  Learn to use opaque and transparent enamel to create exciting, colorful images and designs in the Kiln Enameling Workshop on Saturday, August 19.

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Current Exhibits – through September 1

Look. MILLER + KATSAROS in the Fine Arts Gallery
5th Annual Cup Show features over 100 cups from over 40 artists!
2017 Summer Juried Exhibit includes 27 regional artists’ work.
Games, Puzzles, and Books is presented by the Whatcom Art Guild.

~ Elizabeth Wonnacott at the Inn at Lynden (through September 20). Artist Reception, August 16 from 5-7pm at The Inn at Lynden.


Thursday, join us for Live Music in the Piano Lounge with Checo Tohomaso on August 17 from 6-8pm.

Wednesday, August 16, our Lunchtime Music performer is pianist Doris Mae Bajema from 12:00-1:00pm.

The next Chamber Hall performance at the Jansen Art Center is with Tracy Neff (vocal) and Jerri Mercer (piano) on Saturday, September 30. Tickets will be available soon!

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“Art is a nation’s most precious heritage. For it is in our works of art that we reveal to ourselves and to others the inner vision which guides us as a nation. And where there is no vision, the people perish.”

–Lyndon Johnson, on signing into existence the National Endowment for the Arts