Celebrate this Presidents’ Day by learning about how one Tacoma man re-imagined a small piece of presidential history because the real story didn’t go the way he wanted.Read article
Over the past two years, the Spaceworks Tacoma program has helped many local artists and creative entrepreneurs find donated space to show their work and launch their creative endeavors. Spaceworks Tacoma supports both the arts and small businesses in Tacoma– learn how you can support them too!Read article
William and Sarah Traver, the dynamic, Northwest trendsetting, father/daughter gallerists, closed their Tacoma gallery location June 1st, not quite making it to the 10 year mark. And although this is arguably a blow to the local art scene, I can’t decide how bad a blow it is.
Does losing this exhibition space impact Tacoma’s art scene? What about the collector scene? And what does it mean to Tacoma that we can’t keep a high-end gallery open? And do any of these “scenes” actually exist?Read article
Local small-batch coffee roasters carefully oversee every aspect of producing the coffee beans they share with the public. Join Timothy Thomas McNeely as he presents the craft of roasters Kevin McGlockin of Bluebeard and A.J. Anderson of Valhalla.Read article
The restaurant scene in Tacoma looks a lot like a teenager; but look a little deeper and there you’ll see flashes of maturity and ingenuity swimming amidst its efforts to fit in and avoid rocking the boat amid its peers.Read article
With the possibility of a new Walmart on Union Avenue, a lot of people are thinking about the future of big box retailers in Tacoma. Maybe that future includes an evolution in the way we think about shopping and mega-retail spaces.Read article