Learn. See. Grow.

Join us in beautiful Port Townsend, Washington.
Explore our robust catalog of classes, workshops, and lectures, offered online and in person.
for adults for youth
Visit Jeanette Best Gallery and Grover Gallery for inspirational works of art and one-of-a-kind treasures.
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News & Upcoming Events

Join us at SOUNDCHECK in partnership with PT Artscape

Saturday, August 20, at Uptown Festival and Sunday, August 21 at Pope Marine. Noon-4 pm

Soundcheck is a community-based festival of music, arts, and culture.

PT Artscape works to ensure students are getting arts education in grades K-12.


Summer Courses
Are Posted

See what we have in store for an exciting summer session. Things fill up quickly so register today.

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Visit us at THING fest

August 26-28
At the Parade Grounds

Teaching artist Dana Sullivan and his mighty group of volunteers will be guiding folks in a lantern making project.


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uncovering: Dana Weir & Helga Winter

Featuring the work of two Port Townsend artists.

Jeanette Best Gallery


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We are a community of artists

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Our Mission

Cultivate creativity. Grow artists. Inspire community well-being through art.

Find us in three locations throughout the Port Townsend Creative District

Jeanette Best Gallery

701 Water Street
Downtown Port Townsend

A main tourist thoroughfare, memorializes a well-loved local artist and features two large, light-filled and highly trafficked exhibit spaces.

Grover Gallery

236 Taylor Street
Downtown Port Townsend

A charming street level exhibit space and a highly curated collection of one-of-a-kind smaller handmade treasures, jewelry and gifts by local and regional artists.

Northwind Art School

Makers Square – Building 306
Fort Worden State Park

An experiential learning in a retreat setting for artists offering classes and workshops that include painting, mixed media, seasonal youth camps, and so much more.

Ways to get involved

Deepen your connection and get member perks by joining the Northwind Art family.

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We Acknowledge

We exist on the ancestral homelands of the S’Klallam, Suquamish, Makah, Chimakum, and Twana/Skokomish nations, as well as other nations who met, traded, and made art here. Native peoples have cared for these lands from time immemorial and continue to do so today. We express our deepest respect and gratitude.

Northwind Art

Port Townsend, Washington 98368

Jeanette Best Gallery &
Main Offices: 
701 Water Street
Grover Gallery: 236 Taylor Street
Art School: Fort Worden, Building 306

Gallery Hours: Thursday—Monday, 12 to 5