The weather has changed for the season, the holidays are here and 2015 is coming to a close. 44 years ago, Childhood’s End was gearing up to open it’s doors in downtown Olympia. Over those years, we have been grateful for so many reasons: Mother Nature’s gorgeous backdrop, beautifully hand crafted pieces from amazingly talented […]
You won’t find sugar plum fairies or motion activated snowman in this holiday show – what you will find is a room full of good cheer, compliments of the five distinctly different, but equally talented local artists. This new exhibit is certain to put the happy in your holidays.
Though the subjects in […]
With our Fall days getting shorter and shorter, hallways are getting darker earlier. Brighten up your paths with one of these warm & sweet new night lights by Innerlight. Hand made in Oregon, using native cedar to frame naturally beautiful mica, the detail of the image shines through softly. We think you’ll find an excuse to […]
Childhood’s End would like to thank everyone who braved the weather and came downtown to trick-or-treat with us on Halloween.
This is just one of the many fun, family oriented events that we encourage locals to join Downtown Olympia in throughout the year. Our staff and customers loved all of the imaginative, cute, […]
Finally, Halloween falls on a Saturday! We can all enjoy the night and not have to worry about our little goblins getting to bed late on a school night with a raging sugar high, or if that blue lipstick is going to wear off by the morning office meeting.
Join over fifty merchants in […]
Skip the cheezy, imported rubber spiders, plastic skeletons and giant blow-up jack-o-lanterns and class it up this year, with a piece of art from one of our talented, regional artists.
Many of the artists we represent offer work with familiar Pacific Northwest wildlife, commonly associated with the Fall season. Olympia printmakers, Kristen […]
If you made it in for Arts Walk or have passed by our latest exhibit featuring birds in art, you certainly had to have seen the amazing sculptures from John & Robin Gumaelius.
The body of work from this creative team is almost always seen in the form of a bird, or […]
Fall is definitely upon us, but you can hang on to a little bit of Summer’s beauty and look terrific at the same time with his lovely necklace and earring ensemble from Shari Dixon. Inspired by nature, Shari uses pressed flowers, leaves and other natural elements in her designs. This set with pressed silver lace […]
Doyle Fanning, this Fall’s Arts Walk cover artist, is quickly becoming one of our areas most talked about artists. We are very pleased to be exhibiting her new work and hosting her at Childhood’s End for this event.
“Shadow Crow” and “Birth of Spirit” two new series of photo collage prints, both have a mystical, […]
Childhood’s End is gearing up for Arts Walk LI and we are honored to have several of our favorite artists back, as well as hosting two whose work we are exhibiting for the first time.
Doyle Fanning‘s eerily peaceful “In the Night Sky,” a photo collage print of a crow in the moonlight, […]