Thank You Olympia for yet another successful Arts Walk!
Marilyn Frasca drew quite a crowd last weekend for the opening of her current exhibit, “Drawings.” Mother Nature helped out by sending nice weather our way, the music from Pat Cole & Jamie Jensen set the mood, and Maggie Neatherlin’s papercuts received rave reviews.
Arts Walk may have […]
If you have never been to an exhibit of Marilyn Frasca‘s, prepare yourself to be amazed.
Childhood’s End is honored to host this widely respected and admired Olympia artist for Arts Walk, October 6th & 7th.
Marilyn Frasca‘s new exhibit, “Drawings”, is a thought provoking collection of […]
September is a great month to be in the Pacific Northwest. The Farmer’s Market is bustling and full of the colors and aromas of the harvest season, local wineries and cideries are introducing their latest bottlings and are busy with tours and tastings. The smell of leaves is in the air, the evenings are comfortable […]
The splendors of the season, indeed! We aren’t surprised that yet another Olympia artist has been recognized by a national publication. The October edition of Pastel Journal has devoted an entire page to the brilliant, glowing hues of Mary Denning‘s painting “Autumn Glory.” Mary captures the essence of that perfect Fall day, when the leaves seem […]
There is still time to take in the Women Painters of Washington exhibit, up through September 16th.
We have had fantastic feedback from customers who have come from all corners of the state, just to see this beautiful collaboration of work from some of Washington State’s most admired women artists. Acrylics, encaustics, oils, pastels, […]
It’s such a privilege to have a front row (or should we say dockside) view of all of the handsome & historic tugboats and tall ships that make Olympia Harbor Days one of the year’s most anticipated family events. 44 years ago, this annual community event started with very humble roots, as a simple […]
Make an impression at your next garden party or family gathering by splashing on the balsamic or olive oil from one of these fabulous, glass dispensers from Mary Melinda Wellsandt. The etched glass and hand applied color and detail are so pretty, you will want to leave them on the counter to look at […]
We have the answer to that age old dilemma. What do you wear to an eclipse?
Thanks to one of our most respected jewelers, Jeff McKenzie, we have the perfect answer! Wear one of these two stellar, sterling silver sun-inspired necklaces, and you will be the hottest topic next to the eclipse. […]
This coming Monday, August 21st, we Northwesterners get the chance of a lifetime to witness one of the most spectacular phenomenas of the natural world, a total eclipse of the sun. This will be the first time we have seen an eclipse of this magnitude since 1918!
Keep a permanent reminder of the amazing […]
We had fun on Saturday with our opening reception for the Women Painters of Washington Exhibit. We saw old friends and made some new ones, both artists and art lovers. The winners have been announced, and we know many of those who came have been anticipating the outcome.
Hiroko Seki’s sumi painting […]