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<2020: NEXT YEAR

BELLINGHAM - "WAST 26th Tour" -- Meloy Open Studio"
Sat & Sun, first two weekends of October 2020
Guests are cordially welcome to visit my private home studio to view and purchase my paintings.
Located within the Columbia Neighborhood, 1/2 mile west of downtown.
Pick up a Whatcom Artist Studio Tour (WAST) brochure, or visit the WAST website to view a map showing over 50 participating local artists with studios.
Columbia Neighborhood
Bellingham, WA

MONTANA Rebecca - "Art Residency"
What a treat. I will be driving with my pick up, camper, and cardigan corgis. We will explore and make art at Magpie Springs, and also Idaho, Jackson Hole, the Continental Divide, Butte, Bannack State Park ghost town, Glacier National Park, and wherever the meander takes us. Woot, woot!
Magpie Aprings Art Residency
850 Chreston Lane
59725 Dillon, MT

August, 2020
EDMONDS - "Summer Show"
This small exhibition will feature colorful flora and fauna paintings by Rebecca.
Walnut Street Coffee
410 Walnut St.
Edmonds, WA

SEATTLE - Nov 7, Pioneer Square First Thursday Art Walk -- "Revisiting the Land"
Nov 4 - Nov 30, 2019, 5 pm to 10 pm
A one-woman exhibition of paintings, pastels, and prints

(Note: The longest established art walk in the nation, since the early 1960s. Free parking from 5pm to 10 pm at the Frye Garage, Butler Garage, and 450 Alaskan. Pick up a FREE PARKING voucher during the art walk at participating venues. Give the voucher to the parking attendant.)
Gary Manuel Salon
528 2nd Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122

BELLINGHAM - "WAST 25th Tour" -- Meloy Open Studio"
Sat & Sun, October 5, 6, & 12,13, 2019, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Guests are cordially welcome to visit my private home studio to view and purchase my paintings.
Located within the Columbia Neighborhood, 1/2 mile west of downtown.
Pick up a Whatcom Artist Studio Tour (WAST) brochure, or visit the WAST website to view a map showing over 50 participating local artists with studios.
Columbia Neighborhood
Bellingham, WA

BELLINGHAM - "Meloy Open Studio"
Open year-round, by appointment
Email or call to schedule an appointment.
Columbia Neighborhood
Bellingham, WA

SEATTLE - Aug 15, Third Thur, Edmonds Art Walk -- "Mostly Land"
Aug 15 - Sept 12
Reception, Thursday Aug 15, 2019, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
One-woman exhibition of prints, paintings, pastels, & color pencil
Edmonds Realty
111 Main Street, Suite 101
Edmonds, WA 98020

August 2 - October 13, 2019
Rebecca's oil on linen juried into the exhibition, and is available for purchase, "Barn, Sauna, House" from The Finland Suite
Whatcom Museum
121 Prospect Street
Bellingham, WA 98225


AUGUST, 2019
SEATTLE - "Salon at Francine Seders--Flora Paintings"
Sat Aug 3, 2019, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
One-woman featured painting exhibition of gouache, watercolor, oil, mixed media
By invitation only. Please email or call Rebecca (360-201-9038) for RSVP and address location.
Francine Seders
Seattle, WA

LOS ANGELES - "Build-a-Beast" Public Printing Events
Part of the "Book of Beasts--The Bestiary in the Medieval World" exhibition.
July 14, 16, 20 & Aug 11, 13, 17, 2019, 11 am - 2:30 pm
Rebecca created several soft-cut relief prints for this event. A screen printed poster will be available.
Bestiary printing events facilitated by Print Zero Studios, Seattle
J. Paul Getty Museum
1200 Getty Center Drive
Los Angeles, CA

JULY, 2019
BELLINGHAM - "Yes You Can Take It With You!"
Mon through Sat, July 5 - 27, 2019
A group exhibition featuring original, affordable, 8"x10" small, new artworks by local artists.
Buyers are encouraged to take the art upon purchase.
Opening Reception, Fri, July 5, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, during the Downtown Bellingham Gallery Walk
Fourth Corner Frames & Gallery
311 W. Holly Street
Bellingham, WA

JULY, 2019
SEATTLE - "Seattle des Independants Celebration Exhibition"
Sat July 6, 2019, 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
A group exhibition by independent artists.
Gallery Mack
2100 Western Avenue
Seattle, WA

Winter, 2018
A group exhibition.

BELLINGHAM - REBECCA'S OPEN STUDIO -- Via the Whatcom Artist Studio Tour
First Two Weekends in October, 2018 (Oct.6,7,13,14)
Please visit me in my home studio on these two weekends, from 10 to 5 daily.
2431 Lafayette Street, Bellingham. 360-201-9038
A FREE juried event offering you the opportunity to meet the region's finest artists in their own creative spaces and homes. Over 40 participating artists throughout Whatcom County. Maps are available, along with a booklet brochure., WA. Paintings, Drawings, Prints.

LYNDEN - JANSEN ART CENTER -- Whatcom Artist Studio Tour Show Case Exhibition
September 6 - November 30, 2018
Lynden, WA. One landscape in a juried group exhibition.

BELLINGHAM - "WHATCOM MUSEUM -- Whatcom Artist Studio Tour Show Case Exhibition"
September, 2018
Bellingham, WA. Two landscapes in group juried exhibition.

ANACORTES - "PIANOCORTES - Anacortes Art's Festival"
July, 2018
An event where I designed and painted a piano. One that will be displayed and available for use in public places in Anacortes -- as long as it lives and survives.
July, 2018
Anacortes, WA

SEATTLE - "SALON at Francine Seders--Recent Drawings & Paintings"
October, 2017
A one-woman featured exhibition
Seattle, WA

BELLINGHAM - "FINLAND One Person Exhibition"
May - June, 2017
Old World Deli, State Street, Bellingham, WA
Seven oils from 'The Finland Suite', painted while on a three month artist residency in southern Finland in 2003.

March - April, 2013

Matzke Fine Art Gallery and Sculpture Park, 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island, WA.
Original block prints by 21 NW Artists, Plus, ceramics, marble sculptures, and an installation. Matzke Gallery offered a rare opportunity to purchase prints created by artists who participated in The Anacortes Arts Festival, "Steamroller Block Print Project'. Half of the proceeds from the sale of the prints help the Arts Festival.

November 29 - December 31, 2012
Simon Mace, 236 Taylor Street, Port Townsend, WA
Participants were Christopher Bibby, Damon Brown, Gordy Edberg, Jeanne Edwards, Kathleen Faulkner, Meg Mason, Rebecca Meloy, Victor Sandblom, Louise Warner, Jeff Weekley

Chuckanut Brewery & Kitchen June - August 2012
Holly Street in Old Town, Bellingham, WA
Past Works

Thirty six successful and inspirational Whatcom County women were featured in the 2012 HER CALENDAR, including Rebecca Meloy. Marisa Papetti, Business Development Director for fifthonsixth inc., a Bellingham based company, is the mastermind of this clever adventure. Some of the participants also include Michelle Long, AnMorgan Curry, Julia Ann Clifford, Lea Kelly, Chris Foss, Marisa Papetti, Cathy Lehman, Meredith Murray and Margaret Bikman.

LACONNER - "ART'S ALIVE 2011: Emerging Artists"
LaConner, WA November 4-6 at Maple Hall.
Rebecca exhibited a collection of tree and land based image paintings. The event is presented by the LaConner Chamber of Commerce, each year.

St. Joseph Hospital, Bellingham WA
September 9 through January 2012
The PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center' Healing Through Art' program. In collaboration with the Lucia Douglas Gallery, a dozen of Rebecca's land based pastels and oil paintings were exhibited.

August 6, 2011. Rebecca was one of ten featured artists at the 50th Annual Anacortes Arts Festival's Steamroller Linoleum Printing Event. She designed, cut, and printed a 3' x 4' lino titled 'Island Life' that were auctioned to raise money in support of the festival.

EDISON - SHOP CURATOR, 2011 "Rebecca Meloy Monotypes"
Prints. Located on the main corner in Edison, WA.

ANACORTES - "ANCHOR ART SPACE Three Person Exhibition"
216 Commercial Avenue, Anacortes, Wa 98221
Jean exhibited, in 2010, Rebecca's limited edition, hand-printed, linoleum prints from The Cascadia Tree Suite.

SEATTLE, REGINA CANADA, QUEBEC CANADA - "PRINT ZERO, Exchange Six, A Traveling Group Print Exhibition"
Rebecca had the linoleum print Roslyn included in this huge traveling exhibition at Print Zero: Seattle, August 2009; University of Regina / 5th Parallel Gallery: Canada, October 2009; Concordia University / Mouse Print Gallery: Montreal Quebec Canada, December - January, 2009-2010 (scroll down); SUNY: Buffalo New York, February 2010. Every year Print Zero hosts a traveling exhibition. Artists' create limited-editions of 15 prints and submit their entire collection to Print Zero to earn the right to participate. In 2011 over 400 artists stepped up to the plate.

CONWAY / LACONNER - "REXVILLE GROCERY, Rural Living" April, 2010
Skagit Valley on the road between Conway and LaConner.
Meloy one woman exhibition featuring oils and soft pastel landscapes.

BLAINE - LOOMIS HALL, 2010 'Olympic Large and Small Part II'
288 Martin Street, Blaine, WA
Showing Meloy oils and soft pastel landscapes in a group exhibition.

WHATCOM COUNTY - "SUSTAINABLE CONNECTIONS, Whatcom Food & Farm Finder, 2010" Think Local, Buy Fresh, Be Local
The Ditch, a pastel drawing; and, Cabbage and Radishes, an oil painting were featured in the 2010 'Whatcom Food & Farm Finder'. A directory to find farms and restaurants specializing in locally grown food. 30,000 copies produced by Sustainable Connections were distributed at over 200 local businesses and organizations in 2010.


Whatcom Museum The Cascadia Tree Suite, a series of 12 linoleum relief prints, was accepted into the Whatcom Museum's Art Collection. Visit Preview The Gallery Guide to read about the Cascadia Tree Suite.
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Bellingham Technical College Bellingham Bay, an oil on canvas, was accepted into the Bellingham Technical College's Library Collection.

Aula Gallery, Helsinki Sky of Mustard Field, a monotype

North Cascade Institute A 'Cascadia Tree Suite' linoleum print.

Agape House Rebecca and Fourth Corner Frames donated a collection of over 25 artworks. Holly and 'F' Street in Bellingham.

Private collections: Carol Anne Lindsey, Mike and Elaine McRory, Joyce Roberts, James and Sherry Raisbeck; Johnson Outdoors Manufacturing; Christine Scheid-Zurline; Miriam and Dan Barnett; Jane Burns; Susan Bennerstrom; Susan Ogle; Russell and Meg Jacobson Pritchett; John and Barbara Beckman; John Bethune and Cheryl Spector; Wendy Sundquist/Brian Lowey; Bernie and Heidi Wiener; Danne Neil; William Dwyer; Stuart and Anne Scott; Kent and Sarah Landmark; Corrine Servais; Susan Gorman Pedersen; Richard Bulman; Nathan Cranston; Martha Fleming Larson; David Fraser; Jan Witcraft; Nancy Swenson; Lee Mohr; Cathy Fields; Mary Ann Kohl; Kristi Klyver; Patrick Dowling and Theresa Elton; Bob Silverman; Susan and Peter Bressers; Theresa Gemmer; Jules McLeland; Linda Allen; Frank and Chris Haulgren; Elizabeth Hollander; Eugenia Woo; Marlene Hadley; David and Jennie Larson; Jim and Kristi Lundstrom-Westover; Greg Kosanke; John Meloy; Richard and Nancy Friedman; Timo and Varpu Marjomaki; Mr. and Mrs. Marti Ala-Riihimaki; Jean and Adam Ciochon; Jeff and Amy Margolis; Hannu Kauppi; Buck Meloy; John and Grace Meloy; Kelli Linville and Will Roehl; and more.

Public collections:Nelimarkka Museo in Alajarvi Finland; Jets West; Cerulean Blue; Stormy Seas; Gun Bay Villa; Bornstein Seafoods; Linvillle 42nd Legislative District Representative; and the Nordic Heritage Museum in Seattle.


SEE Fir Grove, copyright Rebecca Meloy, an oil painting from the Spirit of Place series from a Centrum Foundation artist-in-residence.
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