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


The J is open Tuesday through Saturday and for special events.
Tuesday & Wednesday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM, Thursday: 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM, Friday & Saturday: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM


There are 4 spots left in Judith Gauthier‘s Intro to Metal Fabrication class on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 21-22.

The next series of 6-week ceramics classes (Intro to Pottery, Handbuilding, and Raku) with Jesse Rasmussen start soon – check them out on the Ceramics Studio page and register today!

Observational Oil Painting starts back up on Thursday, November 2. With this class, with Elisabeth Larson, you can sign up for one session, or all 5 sessions.

There are 4 spots open in Susan Torntore’s Intermediate and Advanced Rigid Heddle Weaving class starting Sunday, October 29.

see all the workshops and classes >


Current Exhibits – through December 1

Illusions and other Still Life: Paintings by Rob Gischer in the Fine Arts Gallery
Falling Out of the Box: Holding Space
2017 Fall Juried Exhibit includes 29 regional artists’ work.
Fibers & Beyond is a textile exhibit presented by the Whatcom Weavers Guild.
Paintings by Susan Bennerstrom at The Inn at Lynden (through January 31)


Thursday, join us for Live Music in the Piano Lounge with Ryan Broersma on October 19 from 6-8pm.

Wednesday, October 18, our Lunchtime Music performer is guitarist Terhi M. Broersma from 12:00-1:00pm.

The Jansen Jazz Band kicks off the season on Thursday, November 16. Tickets available now!

see all the performances >

“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