Arts Section

Sponsored Post Beautiful, sunny skies predicted for  St. Luke’s ‘English Fete’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

Beautiful, sunny skies predicted for  St. Luke’s ‘English Fete’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

What rhymes with “plate“? Why, “Fete” of course! That is if you’re in England and talking about any of the thousands of charming “Village Fetes” that occur all... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Our 11-year old Photographer shoots the Mariners!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Our 11-year old Photographer shoots the Mariners!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article is another from our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has been submitting stories and photos as part of her effort to earn... [Read more]

Burien Arts Gallery presents four talented printmakers in September

Burien Arts Gallery presents four talented printmakers in September

Four talented printmakers – Betsy Best, Sam Hamrick, Theresa Neinas and Chris Rollins – will display their work Sept. 2 thought Oct. 3 at the Gallery, 826 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. Come meet... [Read more]

Vintage Films add new dimension to the Highline Classic Jazz Festival Sept. 19

Vintage Films add new dimension to the Highline Classic Jazz Festival Sept. 19

Vintage Jazz Films will add new a dimension to the 7th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival, which will be held on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 3 – 11 p.m. This year’s fest will be a “Jazz... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Kiteboarders take advantage of Saturday’s windstorm off Burien

PHOTOS: Kiteboarders take advantage of Saturday’s windstorm off Burien

When Saturday’s windstorm hit, not only was resident Elston Hill out and about, but so were several brave kiteboarders, who were sailing off the shores of Burien. “At almost exactly Noon Saturday... [Read more]

Saturday’s Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival will also benefit wildfire victims

Saturday’s Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival will also benefit wildfire victims

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. This year, the Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park will be supporting families impacted by forest fires in Washington with ticket sales... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Large container ships cruise past the shores of Burien

PHOTOS: Large container ships cruise past the shores of Burien

Resident Elston Hill recently photographed two large container ships cruising past the shores of Burien, which he shared with us (click images to see larger versions/slideshow): OOCL Seoul built in 2010... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Artists United Exhibit opens at Normandy Park Art Gallery Thursday

REMINDER: Artists United Exhibit opens at Normandy Park Art Gallery Thursday

REMINDER: Normandy Park Art Gallery at Advertiser Normandy Park Senior Living will change out its current art exhibit with 5 new artists’ works, and will host a community champagne reception this Thursday,... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ opens Sept. 12 at Performing Arts Center

Hi-Liners’ ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ opens Sept. 12 at Performing Arts Center

The Hi-Liners’ ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ opens Saturday, Sept. 12 at the Highline Performing Arts Center. And all seats are just $12 for Opening Night (while supplies last). “Be... [Read more]

Burien Film Festival will show films, announce new contest Sept. 3

Burien Film Festival will show films, announce new contest Sept. 3

Thursday night (Aug. 20) was ‘Movies in the Park’ night at Lake Burien School Park, co-sponsored by the City, the Burien Film Festival and “The Maury Island Incident,” but unfortunately... [Read more]

REMINDER: In addition to cool cars; beer, bands at Rusty Nuts Car Show Sat.

REMINDER: In addition to cool cars; beer, bands at Rusty Nuts Car Show Sat.

REMINDER: The 2nd annual ‘Rusty Nuts Car Show’ will be held from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. this Saturday, Aug. 22, at SW 152nd and 21st Ave SW, near St. Francis of Assisi in the Seahurst neighborhood. The... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High School’s Arts and Crafts Fair seeking Artists & Vendors

Kennedy Catholic High School’s Arts and Crafts Fair seeking Artists & Vendors

Kennedy Catholic High School’s Arts and Crafts Fair is seeking Artists and Vendors for its well-attended annual event, to be held Dec. 5, 2015. There is space for 140 vendors, with a student art show,... [Read more]

‘ZombieFest’ will take over Normandy Park Towne Center Saturday, Sept. 19

‘ZombieFest’ will take over Normandy Park Towne Center Saturday, Sept. 19

SAVE THE DATE: The FREE annual ‘ZombieFest’ will be taking over the Normandy Park Towne Center on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 3 – 8 p.m. This is a FREE, public event meant for humans, families,... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for upcoming, fun Burien arts events

Volunteers needed for upcoming, fun Burien arts events

The Burien Arts Association urgently needs volunteers for three upcoming events. By volunteering, citizens will not only be helping their community but also be participating in fun activities. Face painters... [Read more]

Painting workshop for adults offered at Burien Arts Gallery in September

Painting workshop for adults offered at Burien Arts Gallery in September

Due to popular demand, a painting workshop for adults will be offered at the Burien Arts Gallery every Saturday in September, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Nancy Fulton will teach a workshop in water media (oil,... [Read more]

All ages welcome at FREE ‘Summer Sing’ event on Sunday, Aug. 30

All ages welcome at FREE ‘Summer Sing’ event on Sunday, Aug. 30

EDITOR’S NOTE: This posted has been edited, with the date corrected. All ages are welcome at a FREE ‘Summer Sing’ event on Sunday, Aug. 30 at Glendale Lutheran church. Join singers... [Read more]

Fine-art jewelry is delightful discovery at Burien Arts Gallery

Fine-art jewelry is delightful discovery at Burien Arts Gallery

People expect to find stimulating and thought-provoking artwork on the walls when they enter the Burien Arts Gallery at 826 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. But what often surprises them is the beautiful,... [Read more]

Tickets to the Hi-Liners’ ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ are now on sale

Tickets to the Hi-Liners’ ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ are now on sale

Tickets to see the Hi-Liners’ performance of ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ are now on sale. Opening Night – Saturday Sept.. 12 – all seats are just $12 (while supplies last). “Be... [Read more]

Sponsored Post New Artists United Exhibit to be Unveiled at Normandy Park Art Gallery Aug. 27

New Artists United Exhibit to be Unveiled at Normandy Park Art Gallery Aug. 27

Normandy Park Art Gallery at Advertiser Normandy Park Senior Living will change out its current art exhibit with 5 new artists’ works, and will host a community champagne reception on Thursday, Aug.... [Read more]

Presentation on Roots of Music to spark community conversation on Aug. 23

Presentation on Roots of Music to spark community conversation on Aug. 23

The Burien Arts Association and Humanities Washington invite the community to an engaging conversation with George Halekas, a member of the 2012-14 Humanities Washington Speakers Bureau. This free event... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues Thursday with Reggae

REMINDER: Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues Thursday with Reggae

Thursday, August 13: Adrian Xavier Reggae Our friends from the city want to remind our Readers that Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ concert series continues this Thursday night,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post See the movie ‘Roar’ at Advertiser Tin Theater, help the World Wildlife Fund

See the movie ‘Roar’ at Advertiser Tin Theater, help the World Wildlife Fund

Advertiser the Tin Room Theater wants our Readers to know that they are doing a fundraiser tied into their newest movie – “Roar” – which opens Friday night (Aug. 7) and runs through Thursday... [Read more]

Meet ‘Deciduous Sky’ artist Friday evening at Burien Arts Gallery

Meet ‘Deciduous Sky’ artist Friday evening at Burien Arts Gallery

Meet Burien Arts Gallery’s featured artist for August – Julie Devine – at Friday’s Opening Reception, 5 p.m.- 8 p.m. at the Gallery, 826 SW 152nd St. in Olde Burien. The exhibit, titled “Deciduous... [Read more]

Burien’s Unique, FREE & Oh-So-Sweet ‘Arts-A-Glow’ Festival will be Sept. 12

Burien’s Unique, FREE & Oh-So-Sweet ‘Arts-A-Glow’ Festival will be Sept. 12

Burien’s Unique, FREE & Oh-So-Sweet ‘Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival and Procession’ is coming to Dottie Harper Park on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 5 – 10 p.m. This is a very magical... [Read more]

Normandy Park Artist Raymond Street’s paintings at Burien Community Center

Normandy Park Artist Raymond Street’s paintings at Burien Community Center

The Burien Community Center is presenting the paintings of Normandy Park artist Raymond Street in the lobby gallery.  Raymond has exhibited his work at the Normandy Park Art Fair and Black Zia Cantina... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts Gallery seeking submissions for 2016 exhibitions

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts Gallery seeking submissions for 2016 exhibitions

CALL FOR ARTISTS: The Burien Arts Gallery is now accepting submissions for the 2016 Gallery Exhibition Schedule. The gallery, centrally located in downtown “Olde” Burien, is calling for... [Read more]

Save $ – get your tickets now to the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Aug. 29

Save $ – get your tickets now to the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Aug. 29

http://www.vimeo.com/110224484 Dozens of Micro-Brews, world-renowned blues acts and over 2,000 civic-minded individuals are forecasted to attend and support the 6th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: NW Mural Masters create masterpieces in Burien’s Art Alley

PHOTOS/VIDEO: NW Mural Masters create masterpieces in Burien’s Art Alley

Over the weekend, several Artists created brand new mural masterpieces in the “Art Alley” located behind SW 152nd Street in downtown Burien. The event – the first ever – was called “Northwest... [Read more]