Arts Briefs | Sept. 15 edition

Jazz trio return

Some’tet, a trio made up of Michael Whitmore (guitar), Barry Cooper (trumpet) and Patrick Christie (upright bass) will play from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18, at Dig Deep Garden, 19028 Vashon Hwy SW, Vashon. The group’s music includes jazz, post-jazz, free jazz, torch songs, improvised music and more. Beer and wine will be available to purchase.

Master carver at Dig Deep

Tlingit artist and educator Odin Lonning will teach a course, “The Language of Indigenous Design: Graphic Art Techniques” at Dig Deep Gardens, 19028 Vashon Hwy SW.

Students will learn how to combine personally meaningful symbolism and visual puns with drawing and painting techniques to create their projects. The course is for ages 16 to adults, with no prior art experience needed.

Classes will be held on Wednesdays, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., beginning Sept. 28 with a free preview, where project options and a materials list will be discussed. Tuition for the next four sessions, on Oct. 5, 12, 19 and 26, is $150. For more information, contact the artist at 206-463-9041 or