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Book Launch: Lorene Edwards Forkner's Color In and Out of the Garden

Book Launch: Lorene Edwards Forkner's Color In and Out of the Garden

What started as a 100-day challenge for Lorene Edwards Forkner (West Seattle artist, gardener, author and long time friend-of-Click!) has become a daily practice that's still going over three years later. Her exercise of translating the colors found in nature into watercolors has a soothing, meditative quality and her Instagram-ready images have transitioned beautifully to the printed page for her new book Seeing Color In and Out of the Garden. More than a picture book, nature lovers and artists of all levels can use this guide to complete their own color studies with Lorene's shared techniques in painting, gardening and...

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April + May Featured Artist: Katie Dean

April + May Featured Artist: Katie Dean

Discovering Katie Dean's bold, bright linocut art prints, we were immediately struck by her use of color and and natural forms. Her balanced approach combines botanical imagery with figurative work, drawing us further into her world of layered and intricate prints. The more we looked the more we loved. We think you'll love it too. Meet Katie during the April and May West Seattle Art Walks on Thursday 4.14 and Thursday 5.12 from 5-8p. A selection of works are available online with the full collection in-store through Sunday, June 5th.   How would you describe what you make? I’m a printmaker...

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February Featured Artist: Erik Railton

February Featured Artist: Erik Railton

We originally noticed painter + skateboarder Erik Railton and his colorful, geometric, abstract works back in 2018. We'd planned to host his second showing in March 2020 and, well...you know what happened then. We're beyond stoked to mark his long-awaited return to West Seattle this week during Art Walk! He'll be bringing new work in his signature, calming color palette along with prints and tote bags — including a few pieces done specially for this show (hello, West Seattle painting! hi there, Olympics!). Meet Erik Thursday, February 10th between 4-7p. Show runs through March 6th with select pieces available online here. (p.s.: Valentines Day is coming...

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Gift Guide: For The One Who Has Everything

Gift Guide: For The One Who Has Everything

Our final guide of the season is designed to help with the most difficult person on your list: the one who "has everything". Whether this person is the type to buy themselves whatever they like or they've acquired a collections of goodies over the years, they'll find these gifts surprising, unique, and delightful. They may be the person who has everything, but they don't have these... yet. :) (catch up on our first, second and third Gift Guides for more ideas) Language Learning Playing Cards   Learn a language while playing your favorite card game with these smart lingo cards. Available in...

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Gift Guide: For Your Faves

Gift Guide: For Your Faves

This week's gift guide will help you find the perfect surprise for those you hold most dear – spouses, parents, siblings, old friends… and maybe a little something for yourself :). Each of these items are clever, well made, and provide that extra touch of thoughtfulness for your closest pals. (Check out guides one and two for even more ideas!) Bags + Wallets for Everyday Hobo and Bellroy bags and wallets are sure to win points with your faves who are always on the go – whether they're zipping off to work, cruising around town, or perusing the aisles at...

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