Juli Goetz Morser

Juli Goetz posted 284 stories to Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber.
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Art Hansen remembered as prolific and generous artist

By all accounts, Art Hansen was a prolific artist and generous man.…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 11:20am

Islander shares three decades of inspiration

It was 1988, and the second annual Seattle AIDS Walk was about…

  • Jul 11th, 2017 10:01am

Kinetic art celebration at Open Space

A five-year work in progress will come to fruition Saturday with the…

  • Jul 11th, 2017 10:03am

Island artists set to unveil new kinetic sculpture at Burning Man festival, Seattle celebration

Island musician/sculptor Ela Lamblin and choreographer/community collaborator Leah Mann are big-picture artists…

  • Jul 13th, 2017 10:32am

Conscious cartoons: Islander shows his own and other animated short films

When the Trump administration issued the ban on travel to the United…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 12:01pm

Vashon Artists in Schools program celebrates NEA grant, 30-year anniversary

Two celebratory events will coincide during the upcoming 2017-18 school year for…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 9:11am

Island artist brings whimsical tile work to Pike Place Market

For not quite 20 years, island artist Clare Dohna had a stall…

  • Jun 29th, 2017 10:50am

Singer-songwriter returns with tribute to a wild ride

It’s been a wild, though admittedly wonderful, ride for indie pop/rock singer-songwriter…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 10:09am

Short plays, written and directed by high school students, will run on Thursday

“Eat My Shorts: A Theatrical Feast” is the year-end presentation by the…

  • Jun 13th, 2017 10:30am

Art and science make two wings of same bird at Chautuaqua

When Chautauqua Elementary teachers Shanon Browne and Karen Barich asked islander Rose…

  • Jun 13th, 2017 11:38am

Vashon Dance Academy presents old fairy tale with a modern twist

Vashon Dance Academy and Dance!Vashon will present their annual performance featuring over…

  • Jun 6th, 2017 10:03am

Author reads from new sequel to young adult novel

According to island author Bob Jonas, “Death Brew” is a concoction he…

  • Jun 6th, 2017 10:10am

Island sound experts lend a hand at Vashon Theatre

Not long ago, island audio engineers, mixers and musicians Jason Staczek and…

  • May 30th, 2017 10:04am

Author reads timely new children’s book

For most adults, time has the bad habit of flying far too…

  • May 30th, 2017 3:23pm

Longtime artistic director of VCA dance departs for new show

When VCA Center for Dance Director Christine Juarez stepped into the Blue…

  • May 24th, 2017 11:50am

Healing through art: one islander’s experience

For the past several years, island caregiver Joy Nelsen returned home from…

  • May 24th, 2017 12:01pm

Ballet, moden, tap and hip hop wake a slumbering princess

A new dance dimension will help awaken the slumbering princess in VCA…

  • May 24th, 2017 12:13pm

Island poet reads from new chapbook

Evidence of Sandra Noel’s world spills out on the pages of her…

  • May 16th, 2017 10:41am

Collaborating Vashon artists create mosaic pizza ovens

Mosaic artist Elaine Summers and tile artist Nadine Edelstein understand the magic…

  • May 9th, 2017 11:03am

The Diary of Anne Frank: a timely staged reading

Since its publication in 1947, “The Diary of Anne Frank” has been…

  • Apr 25th, 2017 10:28am

Sneak preview of new film will benefit VCC

CORRECTION: The screening of “Wakefield” will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday,…

  • Apr 25th, 2017 10:44am

New collection of linked stories walks backward in time

When Microsoft’s first technical writer left the software giant in 1983, creative…

  • Apr 18th, 2017 10:14am

New executive director brings arts management expertise to VCA

Last Friday, as Vashon Center for the Arts prepared for a First…

  • Apr 12th, 2017 2:03pm

Take a fresh look at art on First Friday

Most galleries and art spots are open from 6 to 9 p.m.…

  • Apr 4th, 2017 11:46am

VOV holds first annual ‘reality’ voice contest

When yet another auction doesn’t fit the same old bill for a…

  • Mar 28th, 2017 11:21am

Youth dancers and musicians perform original works

Four years ago, VCA Center for Dance Artistic Director Christine Juarez decided…

  • Mar 28th, 2017 1:04pm

Collaboration creates functional art

Islander Priscilla Schleigh’s dream came true just over a decade ago when…

  • Mar 28th, 2017 12:42pm

Renowned mythologist tells tales for our times

In these tumultuous times, one man is offering an ancient antidote to…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 11:06am

Renowned Irish musician and Celtic fiddler perform at Vashon High School

There will be laughter and toe-tapping, if not dancing in the aisles,…

  • Mar 14th, 2017 10:40am

Beloved island author celebrated

This version corrects the day of the week for the birthday party…

  • Mar 15th, 2017 12:44pm

Honoring Center: Where art and history intersect

Change is all around us all the time, though rarely do we…

  • Mar 24th, 2017 11:53am

New prog-rock-jazz-funk band debuts

Vashon firefighter Jason Everett knows how to put out fires. He also…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 4:05pm

VIAST grants art scholarships for second year

Last May, when graduating senior and artist-photographer Lhamu Konrad received the first…

  • Mar 7th, 2017 11:52am

Sharing the Stage: learning from experience

If, as the proverb states, experience is the best teacher, then the…

  • Feb 28th, 2017 11:38am

Open Space granted county permit: Construction begins in May

For the past three years, Open Space for Arts &Community has been…

  • Feb 21st, 2017 10:44am

Finding friendship and art on foreign island

Call it destiny or call it serendipity, either way, a chance encounter…

  • Feb 7th, 2017 3:00pm

Island author pens play heralded as being so Vashon

It’s so Vashon. Haven’t we all heard or said that phrase when…

  • Jan 24th, 2017 11:18am

Island woman hikes nearly 8,000 miles to earn Triple Crown of Hiking

When islander Lizzy Corliss set out on the Pacific Crest Trail in…

  • Jan 17th, 2017 11:41am

Fly away with Sinatra song and dance review

When Vashon native Elise Ericksen returned to the island last September after…

  • Dec 27th, 2016 10:55am

Books by over 100 island authors sold at bookshop

In need of a respite from too much holiday fare? Let yourself…

  • Dec 20th, 2016 11:14am