Summer Arts Fest has a new lineup of shows

The new work on display will include watercolors, paintings, paper cut images, and mixed media work.

  • Jul 25, 2020

Art by appointment comes to Vashon

Vashon Island Visual Artists has developed a new way to stay ahead of COVID-19.

2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat. Courtesy photo

2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat | Car review

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  • Jul 17, 2020
2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat. Courtesy photo
2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid. Courtesy photo

2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid | Car review

There’s a reason Honda’s CR-V has been America’s top-selling crossover vehicle over the past 23 years. The 2020 CR-V AWD Touring Hybrid is the most… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020
2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid. Courtesy photo

Youth art to brighten a summer’s day

Works of art created by fourth-graders are now on display on Vashon.

Youth speak: Highs and lows of the coronavirus

The Beachcomber is soliciting commentaries and contributions by island youth ages 8 to 17.

  • Jul 16, 2020

Art appreciation: Vashon Fire’s 2019 annual report

In art-starved June of 2020, the most unlikely of aesthetic pleasures arrived in islanders’ mailboxes

Familiar faces shine in a portrait show at The Hardware Store

The series “Facing Our Local Heroes” continues.

  • Jul 16, 2020

What’s Happening July 16 – 23

Summer arts fest rolls on, must-see flicks at the drive-in, catch a concert online, and more.

  • Jul 16, 2020

Meet Our Farmers: Stella Maris Farm

Faith, family, good work and community are life tenets of the Medeiros family.

  • Jul 12, 2020

What’s Happening June 9 – 16

Summer arts fest rolls on, catch a flick at the drive-in, summer camp at the arts center, and more.

  • Jul 12, 2020

Washington State Fair cancelled

COVID-19 outbreak claims another event

  • Jul 8, 2020

Shelf Life: “Black Imagination: Black Voices on Black Futures

A review of the book, “Black Imagination: Black Voices on Black Futures.”

  • Jul 4, 2020

Our Town: Checking in with Morgan Brig

Island artists talk about their work in her own words in this ongoing series.

  • Jul 4, 2020

Summer Arts Fest and portrait show set to open in July

The island’s arts scene is gearing up for the summer.

Drive-in movies coming soon to a lawn near you

A lineup of classic films on the lawn at Open Space for Arts Community will show throughout July.

What’s Happening July 2 – 9

A virtual variety show, a public art initiative, and more.

  • Jul 4, 2020

VCA reopens gallery as part of continued efforts to adapt

Arts center director calls recent layoffs ‘a loss that can’t be overstated.’

What’s Happening June 25 – July 2

Glitter and Be Gay, Vashon Theatre fills its digital multiplex, mythologist Michael Meade, and more.

  • Jun 27, 2020

Time for Pride, with online events including a dance party

Celebrate in a socially distant way by joining a number of online community programs.