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Art in the Library


Art in the Library is a program sponsored by the North Olympic Library System, which provides display space for works created by Clallam County artists. Art in the Library exhibits rotate on a regular two or three month schedule. Currently Art in the Library exhibit space is available in the Port Angeles Main Library and the Sequim Branch Library.

The Art in the Library program would not be possible without financial support from the Port Angeles Friends of the Library and the Friends of Sequim Library; the commitment and generous donation of time by volunteer Art in the Library Exhibit Coordinators; and the creativity and community involvement of local artists.

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by Jim Gift

Art in the Library at the Sequim Branch Library

The current Art in the Library exhibit features the photography and paintings of Jim Gift, and will be on display from
June 2 through October 2 at the Sequim Branch Library.

Jim Gift, a Sequim-based artist, is an award winning nature photographer specializing in wildlife and landscape photography. He has won numerous show awards for his photography including eight best of show ribbons. His landscapes reflect his special love of the wilderness. Gift is a lifelong birder and has completed his largest body of work on diverse bird species. In the last eight years, Gift has studied watercolor painting with Pat Gordon, Judy Priest, Carol Janda, George Zein, Kim Johnson, Kay Barnes and Stan Miller and has spent time developing his skills using this medium. He paints largely from his photographs of birds and of local mountains and waterways.

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How do I display my work in Art in the Library?

Find out more.

Read the Art in the Library Conditions and Release Agreement.


Links to other community art resources:


Port Angeles Arts Council