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PHOTO: Panoramic photo of puffy clouds over Puget Sound from Burien

PHOTO: Panoramic photo of puffy clouds over Puget Sound from Burien

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes this great panoramic photo of Puget Sound showing some nice puffy clouds over Vashon and Blake Island on Saturday morning (May 21) shot from the hills above Three Tree... [Read more]

Canadian Artist will display dynamic works at Burien Arts Gallery in June

Canadian Artist will display dynamic works at Burien Arts Gallery in June

Multi-talented Vancouver B.C. artist Josh Byer displays his colorful “Faux Fauvism” paintings in June at the Burien Arts Gallery, located at 826 SW 152nd Street. “My technique, Faux Fauvism, attempts... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Boats, bees & beauty around Burien during recent warm weather

PHOTOS: Boats, bees & beauty around Burien during recent warm weather

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes these amazing photos – of boats, bees and beauty in our region over the recent warm days (click images to see larger versions/slideshow): Workers and queens... [Read more]

STOLEN: Betty Vacca painting snatched from walls of Tin Room; reward offered

STOLEN: Betty Vacca painting snatched from walls of Tin Room; reward offered

Our friends at the Tin Room Bar & Theater recently had an original, 2009 Betty Vacca painting very similar to this one stolen right off their wall recently: Painted by award-winning local Artist Betty... [Read more]

LETTER: Some Highline Schools students will be missing from B-Town Beat event

LETTER: Some Highline Schools students will be missing from B-Town Beat event

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] “Artwork and performances by amazing... [Read more]

Meet pioneering glass Artist Michael Dupille this Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

Meet pioneering glass Artist Michael Dupille this Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

Grand Moule by Michael Dupille Meet pioneering glass artist Michael Dupille at an Artist’s Reception this Friday, May 6, from 5-8 p.m. at the Burien Arts Gallery, located at 826 SW 152nd Street in... [Read more]

REMINDER: Student Music & Art featured at B-Town Beat this Thursday

REMINDER: Student Music & Art featured at B-Town Beat this Thursday

Help celebrate Student Art Month at May’s B-Town Beat, which is partnering with Highline Public Schools and Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services for a Student Music and Art Walk this... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Schools Foundation delivers its Project PROMise

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Schools Foundation delivers its Project PROMise

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Mandala Workshop will be at Burien Arts Gallery Saturday, May 7

Mandala Workshop will be at Burien Arts Gallery Saturday, May 7

A Mandala Workshop taught by Shannan Folino will be held on Saturday May 7 at the Burien Arts Gallery. People have been creating Mandalas for centuries. They are an internal and personal response to the... [Read more]

Burien Arts hosting Open House this Sunday, May 1

Burien Arts hosting Open House this Sunday, May 1

New to Burien and want to feel more connected to your new home? A long-time resident desiring to get more involved in your community? Maybe advancing the Arts in Burien and the Greater Highline area could... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Woodcarvers will be featured at April 28 Normandy Park Art Gallery Reception

Woodcarvers will be featured at April 28 Normandy Park Art Gallery Reception

This month’s Champagne Reception at Normandy Park Art Gallery will launch an all-new exhibit, including works from Artist United artists Tracy LeMoine, Marta Crestwell, Loraine Stowe, Renee Klaus and... [Read more]

Want to help promote the Arts in Burien? Here’s how YOU can…

Want to help promote the Arts in Burien? Here’s how YOU can…

Do you care about the Arts in Burien and the Greater Highline area? Are you interested in becoming more involved in promoting the Arts? If so, the Burien Arts Association invites you to an Open House/Salon... [Read more]

‘Garden Gala’ Plant & Garden Art Sale will be Saturday, April 30

‘Garden Gala’ Plant & Garden Art Sale will be Saturday, April 30

A ‘Garden Gala’ Plant & Garden Art Sale will be held at the North Hill Community Center on Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Expect: Indoor/Outdoor Plants Handcrafted Garden... [Read more]

Pioneering glass Artist will bring soft surrealism to Burien Arts Gallery in May

Pioneering glass Artist will bring soft surrealism to Burien Arts Gallery in May

The soft surrealism of glass pieces by pioneering artist Michael Duple will be featured in May at the Burien Arts Gallery. Meet Michael Dupille at the Artist’s Reception Friday, May 6, 5-8 p.m. at... [Read more]

Celebrate Student Art Month at The B-Town Beat on Thursday, May 5

Celebrate Student Art Month at The B-Town Beat on Thursday, May 5

Help celebrate Student Art Month at May’s B-Town Beat, which is partnering with Highline Public Schools and Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services for a Student Music and Art Walk on Thursday,... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 7

SAVE THE DATE: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 7

The annual Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be held on Saturday, May 7, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Moshier Art Center, located at 430 S. 156th Street. Twice a year the potters at the Moshier Community... [Read more]

Burien Artist Robert Dean exhibiting 9 large scale prints at Community Center

Burien Artist Robert Dean exhibiting 9 large scale prints at Community Center

Burien Artist Robert Dean has nine large scale (one of a kind) prints on display at the Burien Community Center until May 31. Relief prints by Robert are produced with acrylic paint on paper, and are... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the wild, wacky & out-of-this-world Burien UFO Festival

PHOTOS: Scenes from the wild, wacky & out-of-this-world Burien UFO Festival

Perfect weather and a packed block of fun-seeking, energetic people jammed Olde Burien for Friday night’s 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival, founded, organized and managed by John White and Shelli Park... [Read more]

Local Artist forms group to perform ‘Live Spray Paint Show’ during BUFO Friday

Local Artist forms group to perform ‘Live Spray Paint Show’ during BUFO Friday

Local Artist Sam Sneke and his group have been provided a giant wall measuring 8′ high x 32′ feet long to paint during the Burien UFO & Film Festival this Friday night, April 1. Both events... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Wow…what a Sunset that was!

PHOTOS: Wow…what a Sunset that was!

Did you see the Sunset Tuesday night (March 29)? Wow! Resident Elston Hill shares these great photos of our local beauty at its finest (click images to see larger versions/slideshow):  Read More →

Meet Burien Arts Gallery’s April artists on festive April Fools this Friday night

Meet Burien Arts Gallery’s April artists on festive April Fools this Friday night

By Greta Dutton ​By Julie Jacobson The forecast is for fair weather but it will be “Gray Sky” at the Burien Arts Gallery this Friday evening for April Fools Day. Come meet Gray Sky Studio Artists... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Normandy Park ‘Festival of the Arts’ is coming May 14-15

SAVE THE DATE: Normandy Park ‘Festival of the Arts’ is coming May 14-15

Greetings and salutations to all Artists and supporters of the Arts! The city of Normandy Park and the Normandy Park Arts Commission is happy to announce the 2016 Normandy Park Festival of the Arts!... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Mt. Rainier High Student Art will be at Normandy Park Art Gallery Reception Mar. 31

Mt. Rainier High Student Art will be at Normandy Park Art Gallery Reception Mar. 31

Mt. Rainier High School Student Art will be featured at Normandy Park Art Gallery’s monthly Champagne Reception on Thursday, March 31. Over 100 students from the Des Moines high school have created... [Read more]