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Tacoma-inspired Halloween costumes

Published on October 26th, 2015 | by Kate Albert Ward

This year, forgo the debasing generic Halloween costume from a warehouse store in favor of a creative costume that displays your Tacoma pride. Join author Kate Albert Ward and local cartoonist R.R. Anderson in exploring just a few of the many possibilities for Tacoma-specific costumes... Read More


Tacoma artists versus the art world establishment

Published on September 3rd, 2015 | by Katy Evans

It’s been more than three years since Tacoma has a reliable, respected local art gallery. Three years ago I wrote about the closing of the Tacoma location of the William Traver Gallery and the questions I ... Read More


Homebody: documenting house arrest

Published on May 25th, 2015 | by Alana Tamminga

Environmental portraiture – also called location portraiture – is all about capturing the essence of someone’s personality in context. The subject’s surroundings and expression all contribute to a photo that tells a story. This is the ... Read More

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