Arts Around Terrace: Official state poetry event at MLT Library Saturday

April is National Poetry Month. Join Poet Laureate Elizabeth Austen as she officially opens inaugural poetry event — “Poem in Your Pocket”– at the Mountlake Terrace Library this Saturday, April 19. Organized by Mountlake Terrace Library staff Kwami Nyamidie, Mountlake Terrace resident Ann Hursey and Mountlake Terrace High School alum Christina Montilla, our very own…

Arts Around Terrace: Urban City Roasters opens art show Friday

Join 14 artists this Friday, Feb. 21 at Urban City Roasters, located at 4313 212th St. S.W. in Mountlake Terrace, for an opening reception of new artworks. Led by Brier artist and instructor Patty Forte-Linna, the show features artists from the Brier, Mountlake Terrace, Lynnwood and Edmonds area and beyond: Sandy Hansen, Lin Ciaramitaro, Diane…

Arts Around Terrace: Local artist Kimi Hansen featured library artist for January

Kimi Hansen, owner of Art Escapes Gallery, is the Mountlake Terrace Library’s January featured artist for 2014! As an acrylic painter, Hansen developed a love for art early in life and was inspired by the watercolor classes held in her mother’s basement, “I love the challenge to find beauty in the ordinary,” said Hansen. “I…

Arts Around Terrace: Annual Terrace art show set to break record for art sales

Opening to a record crowd of 230-plus artists, sponsors and art collectors on Friday, Sept. 27, the 35th annual juried “Arts of the Terrace” art show is also set to break another record for overall art sales this year. Already surpassing past years’ sales for the opening weekend, this year’s show is on pace to…

Arts Around Terrace: Fall into the arts with coming events, plus a summer wrapup!

“Glee” performer Derik Nelson coming to Terrace HS Theatre Sept. 27! Singer, songwriter and producer Derik Nelson, seen every week as the guitarist on the FOX television show “Glee,” will be at the Mountlake Terrace High School Performing Arts Theatre at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 27. Nelson is appearing at select high schools across…