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Orcas Island Artworks

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Great food and an eclectic collection of local art in one venue

Enjoy a terrific display of local artisans creations in a converted old strawberry packing plant. A... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
David M
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Eastsound, Washington
We always stop here

This is a cooperative art gallery on Orcas Island. We are art lovers so we always stop in and take... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2019
timmmcguire
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Seattle, Washington
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A treasured Orcas Island destination for visitors and locals alike, the Artworks offers one of the finest selections of local art and crafts in the San Juan Islands. We represent over 45 Orcas Island artists and craftspeople. Established in 1981...more
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11 Point Lawrence Rd, Olga Rd and Point Lawrence Road, Olga, Orcas Island, WA 98279-9607
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

Enjoy a terrific display of local artisans creations in a converted old strawberry packing plant. A fabulous collection of arts and local crafts are there for viewing and purchase. When you are finished shopping stop in and try out their perfect little bistro for breakfast...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed January 22, 2019

This is a cooperative art gallery on Orcas Island. We are art lovers so we always stop in and take a look. We've never bee disappointed. Good variety of styles, subject matter and mediums. They have an attached cafe where we've enjoyed some good food...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank timmmcguire
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to visit while on Orcas Island. There is lots of interesting local art to peruse from a variety of styles, a charming café, and other things to buy such as local lavender soap. It’s definitely worth a quick visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018

Beautiful location in historic building off the beaten path. Quality art and crafts for sale and a cafe, how perfect! Varied price ranges and mediums for sale.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Candy C
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful collections from local artists in a spectacular facility ... Well worth the trip ... recommend highly

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rob S
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Our family spent a fun summer morning at the Orcas Island Artworks building, browsing through the wide variety of local art, learning about the history of the building and the area, talking with the friendly staff, and then finishing off our visit with lunch in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank dunadan
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Nothing like it on Orcas---or anywhere! What better a place to shop for a souvenir from the San Juan Islands than by taking home a one-of-a-kind artpiece from a local artist spending their daily life inspired by this epic land and its surrounding waters?! Not...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 5, 2017

With a stunningly refurbished gallery, (originally a strawberry packing plant), the physical space is well suited to display fun, whimsical,, and impressive works by inspired artisans! Stunning collection of wall art is a must see! This co-op has artists helping you find the perfect gift...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kate A
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Much higher quality work that is typical in local coops we've seen (and we go to lots). Impressive range of media and talent. Big place in beautifully restored historic building, friendly staff.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank EcoArtTraveler
Reviewed December 28, 2016

If I were to splurge on art I would go here. There are so many generic pottery, batik places along the coast that they all run together. This place as some unique artist that you will not see anywhere else but I just can't afford...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Dennis H
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