Skagit Artists is an organization whose mission is to promote the visual arts by developing economic and networking opportunities in Skagit County. Our vision is to develop Skagit County into a cultural destination for visitors world-wide. We are a 501 c3 non-profit organization.
ARTs promote true prosperity. Arts travelers are ideal tourists, staying longer and spending more to seek out authentic cultural experiences.
ART education improves academic performance. Students with an education rich in the arts have higher GPAs and standardized test scores, and lower dropout rates.
ART events are good for local merchants.. Thousands of tourists flock to Skagit County during annual art events. Our local merchants and service-oriented businesses benefit from our invitations to art enthusiast and collectors nationwide
ARTs have a positive social impact and improve healthcare. Nearly one-half of the nation’s health care institutions provide arts programming for patients, families, and even staff.
The colorful background in the banner at the top of the page is from a painting by Dee Doyle.