COMMUNITY ART WALKS
At Verity, supporting the community is more than just talk—we partner with artists and showcase their talents. We are proud to support and participate in community art walks in Ballard, Phinneywood and West Seattle.
Check out the list below for information about upcoming visual and musical artist showcases.
WEST SEATTLE ART WALK - IT'S POURING ART
Thursday, December 12 | 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Stop by West Seattle's Verity branch and enjoy art and live music.
Featured artist Sydney Davis
Sydney Davis is a Pacific Northwest artist who works in a variety of media, including watercolor, acrylics, pastels, paper collages and other mixed media. Her favorite things to paint are landscapes, flowers and other fauna. Sydney has shown her work all around the Seattle area and our branch is thrilled to host her at the upcoming West Seattle Art Walk.
Featured musician Marina Christopher
Marina Christopher is a Seattle-based jazz musician, singer and songwriter. Her style of jazz adds in pop and RnB influences which makes for a really unique sound. In addition to performing, Marina also teaches private lessons and music workshops.
Visit wsartwalk.org for a full list of participating art walk locations and featured artists.
Are you interested in showing your work at an upcoming art walk? Contact the West Seattle branch at (206) 641-2810 for more information.
ART UP PHINNEYWOOD
Friday, December 13 | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Stop by Greenwood's Verity branch and enjoy art and live music.
Featured musician Alyssa Martini
Alyssa Martini is a local harpist who provides certified therapy, performs shows and gives lessons on a variety of instruments. Alyssa started piano lessons in elementary school and ended up graduating from college with a degree in music. She enjoys improvising in many genres, including pop, rock, electronic, classical and acoustic.
Visit artupphinneywood.com for a full list of participating art walk locations and featured artists.
Are you interested in showing your work at an upcoming art walk? Contact the Greenwood branch at (206) 641-2867 for more information.
BALLARD NIGHT OUT
Thursday, December 19 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Stop by Ballard's Verity branch and enjoy art and live music.
Featured artist D. Lisa West
D. Lisa West is our selected display artist for Ballard Night Out. Her images range from quick sketches to detailed oil paintings and she enjoys experimenting with a variety of media. Inspirations for D. Lisa include life, people and family photographs.
Featured artist Jennifer Ellis
Jennifer Ellis is one of our live artists for Ballard Night Out. She will set up in the branch and create art during the event. She is a Korean-American cartoonist and educator from Ohio.
Featured artist Valerie Niemeyer
Valerie Niemeyer is our other live artist for Ballard Night Out. She will set up in the branch and create live art during the event. She is a Seattle-based artist and freelance illustrator. Originally from southern Washington, she attended UW and earned a B.A. in Painting and Drawing.
Featured musician Ben Mish
Ben Mish will add some musical flavor to Ballard Night Out. Ben is a Seattle-based writer and musician. He is a prolific songwriter and has written 1,500 songs. Ben is also the lead singer of local band Left Hand Smoke.
Visit ballardnightout.com for a full list of participating art walk locations and featured artists.