Art

  1. Artswalk 2013: get your Artswalk on!

    Arts Walk XLVI is here, and it’s more artsy and walky than ever! On Friday, April 26, from 5 to 10 PM, and Saturday, April 27, from noon to 8…

  2. Scratch Your Art Itch at Olyphant

    By Giovanna Marcus   For our purposes, dear Reader, this story finds its humble beginnings not long after our protagonists moved to our fine town of Olympia from the equally…

  3. The Artesian Mosaic Project: A Creative Community Wellspring

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    by Holly Graham It’s a lovely morning in mid-May when I arrive at the artesian well site downtown. Master mosaic artistJennifer Kuhns is unpacking her car, readying supplies for the…

  4. 2012 Procession of the Species Workshop Schedule

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    2012 LUMINARY WORKSHOPS   Throughout history and the world, luminaries have brought forth the essence of the human spirit! Luminaries made in the studio are constructed from reed-like cane and…

  5. “Rosewood is the new Helvetica”: Jami Heinricher on the Art of Letterpress

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    by Lesli Baker Jami Heinricher is owner, designer, and printer at Olympia’s own historic Sherwood Press. Overlooking Capitol Lake, surrounded by Douglas fir and maple trees, the Sherwood Press was…

  6. BREAKING NEWS: The Loft to Close, Relocate on March 1 – UPDATED

    [Updated February 20 at the end of the post.] A representative of The Loft on Cherry, the downtown arts and events space, has confirmed that the Loft has signed an…

  7. Cool Oly website of the week

    I Heart Oly: Pictures of the People Just what it says.

  8. The Illuminated Ball

    The Illuminated Ball, the biggest annual fundraiser for the Procession of the Species, is coming up on February 5. Get your tix now. More info at the Procession website.

  9. Lucia Perillo: Writing, Living and Magic in Olympia

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    By Gale Hemmann, 10/6/10 For those who haven’t heard her name around town or read it on a book cover, Lucia Perillo is a local treasure. She’s both an award-winning…

  10. Fall Arts Walk Preview

    By Chelsea Baker, 9/22/10 The streets of downtown Olympia will flood with arts aficionados on Friday, October 1, from 5 PM until Midnight as the city celebrates its wholly unique…