October 2018

  Homage to the Circle of Life      by Jan Hopkins

Homage to the Circle of Life by Jan Hopkins

President’s Letter, MUSEO Gallery, Distinguished Alumni Award, Great Basin Basketry Exhibit, Fuller Craft Museum, Fibers Arts Studio Opening, Exhibitions, Announcements, NWDC Pilot Project for Emerging Artists, and more!

September 2018

  Moon to the Far North      by Kristy Kún

Moon to the Far North by Kristy Kún

President’s Letter, Lloyd Herman Honored, Donna Anderson Honored at Annual Summer Social, Anacortes Arts Festival Award, MUSEO Gallery Exhibition, Exhibitions, Announcements, Living Treasures Project Update, and more!

June 2018

 Detail of  Valley of Our Spirit s by Lin McJunkin

Detail of Valley of Our Spirits by Lin McJunkin

President's Letter, Summer Social, New Public Art, Temporary Art Installation, Future Public Art, Book Publication, Exhibitions, NWDC History Resides in UW Archive, and more!

May 2018

  Yakima      by Margo Macdonald

Yakima by Margo Macdonald

President’s Note, Annual Image Bank Program and Potluck Social, London International Creative Competition, Fantastic Fibers 2018, Metal Workshop at Idyllwild, 2018 Schack Art Centers Artists of the Year, and more!

April 2018

  Live Wire      by Chris Wooten

Live Wire by Chris Wooten

Vice-President's Letter, Save the Date for Image Bank Program, Member News, Announcements, Review of Presentation at Whatcom Museum, New Living Treasures Project, Gratitude. 

March 2018

  New Amphora      by Lois Harbaugh

New Amphora by Lois Harbaugh

Survey Notice, Save the Date for Image Bank Program, Member News, Upload and Update Your Website Images, Announcements, Calendar of Events, Honoring Lifetime Member Jim Egbert, Gratitude. 

February 2018

  Shift 3      by Liz Axford

Shift 3 by Liz Axford

President's Letter, Executive Committee Meeting, Member News, Exhibitions, Volunteers Always Needed, Helpful Hint on Signing into the Website, Honoring Harold Balazs NWDC Happenings, Gratitude.

January 2018

  Corner      by Kathleen Probst

Corner by Kathleen Probst

President's Letter, Annual Meeting and Social with Mark Ditzler, Meeting Announcement, Member News, Exhibitions, NWDC Call for Entry - State of the Art Pacific Northwest Crafts, Announcements including New Officers and Summary of Self Portrait Show Fundraiser for Ron Ho. 

December 2017

  Strata Diatoma      by Charissa Brock

Strata Diatoma by Charissa Brock

Presidents' Letters, Video Conferencing, Members News, Welcome New Members, Chris Maynard: Feather Artist, Your NWDC Member Web Presence - Care & Feeding, Newsletters & Email Blasts, and Help Wanted.

November 2017

 Earth by Nadine Kariya

Earth by Nadine Kariya

Self Portrait Show and Sale, Don't Forget to Vote, Elegant Threads: Wearable Art and Surface Design, MUSEO Annual Holiday Gift Show, Art Greeting Cards, Exhibitions and Gratitude.

October 2017

 Foliaris IX by Lisa Flowers Ross

Foliaris IX by Lisa Flowers Ross

2017-18 Event Line-up, Letters from the Co-Presidents, New Look for Member Profiles on Web Site, New Dues Management, NWDC and BAM present Chris Maynard, In Memoriam of Ron Ho, Exhibitions and Announcements.

September 2017

 Sepia Bowl by Jill Nordfors Clark

Sepia Bowl by Jill Nordfors Clark

Review of Julie Speidel's June Presentation, Board of Directors' retreat, Summer Social, NWDC and BAM present Chris Maynard, All Things Considered 9: Basketry in the 21st Century, Searching for Art, and Living Treasures update.

June 2017

 Nesting Materials Vase by Gina Freuen

Nesting Materials Vase by Gina Freuen

The featured presentation for the June meeting was by Julie Speidel. Julie talked about the making of her art which includes jewelry, sculpture, works on paper and her larger public installations including Amazon, Tacoma Art Museum and her current project, a large bronze sculpture to be placed on the corner of 5th and Columbia. 

April 2017

 One of Jean Tudor's lovely enamel pieces

One of Jean Tudor's lovely enamel pieces

Our April 12th Annual NWDC image bank Show and Tell meeting goes to Bellevue College. Includes a note from NWDC's co-president.

March 2017

 Some of Crista Matteson's fantastical work

Some of Crista Matteson's fantastical work

The featured speaker for NWDC’s March meeting is Karen Lorene, owner of Facere Jewelry and Gallery.

February 2017

 Some of Nancy Megan Corwin's marvelous metalwork

Some of Nancy Megan Corwin's marvelous metalwork

No February presenter, as this was the NWDC Annual Meeting and Social. There is a note from the NWDC president. 

January 2017

 One of Larry Halvorsen's beautiful pieces

One of Larry Halvorsen's beautiful pieces

We look forward to the presentation by Liza and Larry Halvorsen.  They will present their shared journey into art and craft, and talk about how their individual projects often intersect in their common studio.

December 2016

Some of Liza Halvorsen's work

No December presenter, but Liza and Larry Halvorsen will present in January. The holiday social has been moved to February. There's a letter from our co-presidents. 

November 2016

 "I was dreaming of Spirit Animals" by Cappy Thompson

"I was dreaming of Spirit Animals" by Cappy Thompson

Cappy Thompson will be the monthly lecture at the Phinney Neighborhood center. Several members have exhibitions.