With the sensory overload surrounding “Black Friday” may we suggest an alternative? Rather than getting up at the crack of dawn, serpentining a parking lot ten times, still having to walk a half mile and then standing in line for your purchases, instead, sleep in Friday, marathon your favorite movies and catch up with the [...]
This season’s holiday exhibit showcases a wide range of media and imagination. We invite you to come downtown and take a look.
Hopefully you read about the dog portraits from Amy Fisher we mentioned last week. Amy has also brought in a series of small ceramic tiles of the same loyal subjects, [...]
Our holiday show won’t be up for viewing until Nov. 21st, but we thought we would give you a sneak peek at what’s in store.
Olympia art lovers have been admiring watercolors by Amy Fisher for some time. While you may have a fondness for her familiar birds, flowers and local landscapes, we think [...]
Trick or treaters are getting over their bellyaches and the holidays will be here in a blink of an eye. Now is the time to take advantage of this narrow window of opportunity and do something for yourself, or get a little shopping done early for someone lucky on your list.
We just love these [...]
It’s the kids of all the cool parents of course! Bring your little princess, superhero, cartoon character or whatever cleverly costumed candy collector downtown this Friday for our annual Downtown Trick-or Treat & Treasure Hunt. Join us and at least 50 other participating businesses for this safe night of trick-or-treating and treasure hunting from 3-6pm [...]
No worries – it’s not a ghost or ghoul, just an adorable little night light from Leandra Drumm! With the days getting shorter, our houses will be darker longer. Keep your little goblins safe as they wander your hallways by simply plugging in one of these playful little luminaries. Available in a wide spectrum of [...]
You don’t need to be a bird watcher or artist to appreciate the one of a kind shadow boxes
created by the steady hands of Olympia’s Chris Maynard.
Join us this Friday, October 17th, for a reception and Artist’s Talk, from one of our most popular resident [...]
If you missed Arts Walk last weekend, don’t despair – our exhibit is still up for viewing until mid November.
We were very fortunate to host Cover Artist, Kristen Etmund‘s warm, soulful, wood block prints. Kristen’s series features characters that are often elusive and not always endearing – a bat, coyote, barn owl among [...]
Leaves are falling, the hooded jackets are at the front of the closet, and piles of candy are at the end of every store aisle. That means just one thing. It’s time for Arts Walk! The creative vibe is amping up in downtown Olympia and the gallery is proud to host five amazing [...]
Quite often, our customers are drawn to the warm, glowing cases of amber jewelry and we are asked, “What exactly is amber”?
Although amber has the appearance of a gemstone, it is actually the fossilized resin of evergreen trees. Generally found along the southern shores of the Baltic Sea, amber is found in lesser amounts [...]