Who doesn’t like Independence Day? The day off, great parties, good food, fantastic light shows in the evening sky. Give your wardrobe a little spark by adding a brightly beaded bracelet to your shorts or sundress this weekend. These roll on or magnetic clasped bracelets come in a rainbow of colors, including the ever patriotic red, white and [...]
June is almost over and we haven’t even mentioned that it’s National Dairy Month!
What better reason to celebrate and honor those bovine belles that supply us with creamy, dairy delights, then by serving some amazing artisan cheeses on a lovely handmade tray? There’s just something about the presentation of great food [...]
Does your dad rock? Are you still puzzled as to what to get your pops this Father’s day? May we suggest one of these ingenious hand crafted guitar boxes?
Made of mixed wood and abalone shell, these one of a kind puzzle boxes are from the imagination of woodworker, Paul Yacoe. Each [...]
Familiar images of our Northwest shorelines, woodlands, wildlife and gardens are a common thread between the two featured artists in our current show. Michael Kershisnik And Yoshiko Yamamoto are both accomplished in the art and technique of linoleum block printing. Though the themes of these prints may have similarities, their end [...]
With graduations and Father’s day just around the corner, lots of guys are thinking about what to wear for those special occasions. Make a statement by adding one of these stylish, native design ties to an existing wardrobe. Whether it’s for a dinner out with Dad, a classy upgrade to a cap & gown or [...]
Looking for a new way to express yourself? Try one of these impressive graphite writing objects from Batle Studio. These innovative writing tools are available in over a dozen shapes – sculptural leaves, feathers, birds, hands, sea life and more. Made with graphite, like a pencil, but without any messy residue that comes off on your hands, they [...]
Did you know May is National Egg Month? Well, you might just want to put all of your eggs into this basket!
These clever, collapsible baskets crafted by repurposing sanitized bamboo chopsticks and naturally dyed using tea leaves, are made right here in the Pacific Northwest. Not just for eggs of course, we have found them [...]
It’s Back! Downtown Olympia’s femme fatale frolic “Girls Night Out” – this Friday May 15th. If you’ve never been, this event is a lot of fun for everybody.
If you’re not familiar with the shindig, here’s a rundown. First of all, you need to pre-purchase a “goodie bag” for $12 ($15 on [...]
What mom doesn’t love receiving flowers for Mother’s Day? This year, why not give blooms that will last a lifetime?
The gorgeous bronze jewelry by Silver Seasons is cast using actual plants, resulting in precisely detailed, beautiful, botanical designs. Maybe your mom has a garden favorite such as a dogwood, poppy or [...]
Hurray for Olympia! Whether you danced in the parade, created a masterpiece, dressed as a butterfly, added your touch with chalk, performed or simply appreciated the spirit of those who did – YOU made this Spring’s Arts Walk an amazing success.
We were fortunate to host six incredible artists and a terrific musical [...]