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Artist Profiles

Whidbey Island artist profile Peggy Moe

Artist Profile: Peggy Moe

Local artist Peggy Moe makes whimsical paper flowers that can brighten any space, and she enjoys teaching others how to do the same.

“Somebody once asked me to do some bouquets for the Women on Whidbey (WOW) Conference,” explains Peggy. “Then other people saw that and now I’m giving a class, teaching other women how to do this.”…

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Judith Adams Poetic Apothecary artist profile

Artist Profile: Judith Adams

Judith Adams is an English-born poet who has lived in the United States since 1976. Adams has published four books of poetry and recorded several albums of her work, and her poems have been published in numerous magazines and anthologies.

Adams has taken poetry to patients at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and held readings at the Frye Art Museum and Third Place Books in Seattle….

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Whidbey Island artist profile Pat McVay

Artist Profile: Pat McVay

Pat McVay is the local artist behind some of Whidbey Island and the Pacific Northwest’s most recognizable sculptures. He is also responsible for several business signs around the island, including the iconic “Welcome to Whidbey Island” sign at the Clinton Ferry Terminal. He is quick to explain that he was one of 10 artists who worked collaboratively on that sign….

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Art Events

Django Fest NW in Langley

DjangoFest NW

Location: Langley

DjangoFest NW is currently planning to return in 2021, but plans are still being finalized. Because it is WICA’s 25th anniversary in May of 2021, plans are to bring DjangoFest back with an international lineup!

DjangoFest Northwest has evolved into the premier showcase of gypsy jazz music in North America….

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movie theatre and film festival sign

Whidbey Island Film Festival

Location: Langley

The Whidbey Island Film Festival is a program of Whidbey Island Center for the Arts (WICA). This year’s festival is a 7-day celebration of Hollywood icons in career-defining roles. The festival includes screenings of cinematic favorites, Film Talks (lectures), a ShortsFest competition, guest speakers, special events, and a pass holders-only Secret Screening….

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Whidbey Telecom Directory Covers

In support of our wonderful local artists and creative community, Whidbey Telecom runs a yearly Directory Cover Contest. Check out the past winners below.

Minna 2020
2019 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2019
2018 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2018
2017 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2017
2016 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2016
2015 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2015
2014 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2014
2013 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2013
2012 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2012
2011 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2011
2010 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2010
2009 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2009
2008 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2008
2007 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2007
2006 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2006
2005 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2005
2004 Whidbey Telecom phone book cover contest winner 2004