Sunday, October 31, 2010

Saturday, October 30, 2010

Satellite Coffee Logo

Enjoy a cup of coffee from Satellite Coffee

and think of Rocket Man.

Friday, October 29, 2010


Does this pair remind you of any particular political figures,
past or present?

Or are all the political ads making me crazy?

from a mural on Market Street,
near the downtown YMCA

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Welcome Figure - Part 2

Here she is again.

You'll get some idea of her size.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Welcome to Tacoma

There's a new piece of art
near Tollefson Plaza.

A welcome figure
carved by Shaun Peterson of the Puyallup tribe.
I'll show you a little more of her tomorrow.

For more info, click HERE

Monday, October 25, 2010

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Manuscript Museum - Who Knew?

I've lived in the area for almost 13 years

and I only recently stumbled across this place.
Not well funded, but interesting. 
Near Wright Park and The Hub.

Saturday, October 9, 2010

Source Yoga

For yoga classes in the North End,
including classes for expectant moms
and mom-wanna-be's

try Source Yoga on N. 21st.

Friday, October 8, 2010

Sunny Afternoon

The leaves are turning color.

It's that time of year.

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Waiting for Superman

This important documentary is scheduled to open

at the Grand Cinema

Non-profit devoted to independent film.
Free popcorn for members
(with optional real butter).

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Monday, October 4, 2010

Tacoma Film Festival

The Tacoma Film Festival kicks off this week.

Opening night October 7
at Annie Wright School.

The brainchild of The Grand Cinema
my favorite theater in the whole wide world.

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Satellite Coffee

Satellite Coffee in Tacoma
gets great reviews.

817 Division
1122 Market Street
2813 Sixth Avenue

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Origami Crane

The Tacoma Art Museum

has a new, very large bird
perched on the rail
on the upstairs balcony.

You're invited to come in
and make origami cranes
small size
in the Open Art Studio.

Friday, October 1, 2010

October Theme Day: Tacoma Graffiti (Street Art)

I suspect the quality of street art in a city 

says something about 

the vibrancy of its arts community.

What do you think?

Go ask Alice.