Arts

Summer Arts Fest to open its final set of shows

Summer Arts Fest to open its final set of shows

For this week, the walls of Vashon Center for the Arts will be filled with works by 22 local artists

Summer Arts Fest to open its final set of shows
Local author sheds light on how to cope with climate change

Local author sheds light on how to cope with climate change

The book explores how climate change indicators affect the daily work of scientists.

Local author sheds light on how to cope with climate change
What’s Happening Aug. 6 - 13

What’s Happening Aug. 6 – 13

Arts center joins joins ‘Remembrance Project,’ VALISE reopens for a gallery cruise, and more.

  • Aug 7, 2020
What’s Happening Aug. 6 - 13
Birds take flight on a new mural at arts center

Birds take flight on a new mural at arts center

“It is important to create hope and inspiration and for people to fall in love with what they see.”

  • Jul 25, 2020
Birds take flight on a new mural at arts center
Summer Arts Fest has a new lineup of shows

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
Summer Arts Fest has a new lineup of shows
Art by appointment comes to Vashon

Art by appointment comes to Vashon

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

Art by appointment comes to Vashon
2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat. Courtesy photo

2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew Lariat | Car review

Ford’s venerable compact Ranger pickup went away for a while. But it has returned as a mid-size truck, ready for adventure and packed with driver-assist… Continue reading

  • 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

Youth art to brighten a summer’s day

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

Youth art to brighten a summer’s day
Youth speak: Highs and lows of the coronavirus

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
Youth speak: Highs and lows of the coronavirus
Art appreciation: Vashon Fire’s 2019 annual report

Art appreciation: Vashon Fire’s 2019 annual report

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

Art appreciation: Vashon Fire’s 2019 annual report
Familiar faces shine in a portrait show at The Hardware Store

Familiar faces shine in a portrait show at The Hardware Store

The series “Facing Our Local Heroes” continues.

  • Jul 16, 2020
Familiar faces shine in a portrait show at The Hardware Store
What’s Happening July 16 - 23

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
What’s Happening July 16 - 23
Meet Our Farmers: Stella Maris Farm

Meet Our Farmers: Stella Maris Farm

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

  • Jul 12, 2020
Meet Our Farmers: Stella Maris Farm
What’s Happening June 9 - 16

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
What’s Happening June 9 - 16
Washington State Fair cancelled

Washington State Fair cancelled

COVID-19 outbreak claims another event

  • Jul 8, 2020
Washington State Fair cancelled
Shelf Life: “Black Imagination: Black Voices on Black Futures

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

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

  • Jul 4, 2020
Shelf Life: “Black Imagination: Black Voices on Black Futures
Our Town: Checking in with Morgan Brig

Our Town: Checking in with Morgan Brig

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

  • Jul 4, 2020
Our Town: Checking in with Morgan Brig
Summer Arts Fest and portrait show set to open in July

Summer Arts Fest and portrait show set to open in July

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

Summer Arts Fest and portrait show set to open in July
Drive-in movies coming soon to a lawn near you

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.

Drive-in movies coming soon to a lawn near you