Splash’s colorful rag rugs from the Dominican Republic are now available in the front window at the Seattle Art Museum’s gift shop, the SAM Shop, on 1st Ave in downtown Seattle. This Spring SAM is featuring, Nick Cave’s stunning “Soundsuits”. Meet me at the Center of the Earth is showing through June 5th. The exhibit is organized by the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. On March 26th kids can make their own puppet.
Don’t miss it!
Firewheel Books and Beans on Oak Street in Everett is now showing our new hip vinyl unisex record bags from Dominican Republic, pop top purses from Mexico and photography cards. The vinyl record bags where a hit at Safeco Field last week, I got 5 comments within 2 hours so can’t wait for these to hit more retail outlets! Starting April 15th,we’ll also be exhibiting Caribbean masks, Haitian metal sculptures and room dividers, and paintings this Spring for the Everett Art Walk. Catch their open mic every second and fourth Friday of each month and Native American flute the last Saturday of each month.
Firewheel Books and Beans is owned and operated by Roya and Mike, who moved to Everett from San Diego to enjoy the changing seasons and the beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Roya is an engineer by trade, and Mike previously worked as an attorney. Owning and operating Firewheel Books and Beans is the culmination of their desire to live a simpler life, and to have the opportunity to be of service and to connect with people on a personal level every day.