Kirkland Senior Council Calls for Artists

“Seniors Are Artists Too!” Art Show August 7-18


The Kirkland Senior Council is excited to present its 6th Annual “Seniors Are Artists Too!” Art Show and seeks artwork created by adults age 50 or older within the categories of: water colors, photography, sculptures, quilts, oils and acrylics and other media. The deadline to submit the application for the show is August 5, 2014. The exhibit will showcase these works of art from August 7 to 18 at the Kirkland Merrill Gardens, 14 Main Street South, Kirkland, WA 98033. Interested artists are asked to contact Penny Kahn by phone at 425-761-5489 or by e-mail


To kick off the “Seniors Are Artists Too!” art show, the public is invited to a reception to be held on August 7, 2014 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the lobby area. Live music, a no host bar, and appetizers will be provided. During this reception, attendees can vote for their favorite piece of art in each of the six categories. At the end of the reception, there will be ribbons awarded within each of the categories for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.


Those who are selected to be in the art show will then be required to sign a Hold Harmless Agreement.