Category Archive • Art

Applications Now Available for Holiday Crafts Fairs – Due Oct 5th

Applications are now being accepted for the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market’s 2016 Holiday Crafts Fairs. Local and Washington-based artists and crafters of all kinds are encouraged to apply. This holiday season, shoppers will be treated to two indoor holiday crafts fairs where they can find unique and one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on their holiday lists. ...

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Start the New Year Right! January Music Line-Up

It might be cold outside but it’s going to be a hot month in the Commons! Come Friday and Saturday nights are swinging with our weekend music lineup.  All shows are free and start at 7:30pm on the Third Place Commons stage. See you at the Commons! We’d like to send a huge thank you to ...

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2015 Winter Craft & Farmers Markets

2015 Winter Craft & Farmers Markets

The Lake Forest Park Farmers Market is back with two Winter Markets that will knock your socks off! Chock full of holiday goodness and crafts galore, come buy delicious, locally grown food for your Thanksgiving meal. Shop with your favorite farmers, and find unique hand-made holiday gifts at the crafts fair on the lower level ...

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Farmer’s Market & Sketchcrawl

The sun was out and shinning at last weekend’s Farmer’s Market, and we had something special happening to take advantage of all that sun: sketch artists joined us in the market to live-sketch what they saw! As folks shopped, conversed, and stocked up on veggies for the week, a small troop of drawers, painters, and ...

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Shorewood World Arts Night on June 4

For many years, Shorewood High School tenth graders have shared their talent and passion in the Commons.  African Arts Night has always been one of the most engaging, exciting events of the year, a display of creative work inspired by studies of the African Continent. This year, the scope has widened.  On Thursday, June 4th from ...

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Garden Photography

Program gem alert! The Lake Forest Park Garden Club meets in the Commons on the second Tuesday of the month from September through May.  Members start with a business meeting, and then invite the community to the second half to hear a presentation from gardening experts.  And what an amazing array speakers they have had, from ...

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Create your Saturday

Join us for a creative, colorful Commons Saturday!  On March 7, members of NW Polymer Clay Guild invite you to watch them in action and learn about this versatile, fun, and accessible medium.  Come watch between 9 am to 5 pm, and learn a new way to put your dusty pasta maker to good use. And ...

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Observe Veterans Day with the Fallen Heroes Project

On Thursday, November 13 at 7 pm, we welcome Michael G. Reagan to the Commons.   This internationally recognized artist creates portraits to honor the men and women who have died in service to their country, and to date, has completed more than 4,000.  Come learn more about his Fallen Heroes Project,  and see examples of ...

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Student Art on Display in the Commons

For the past 3 years, Third Place Commons has been honored to display student artwork from Shorecrest High School’s self/contained classroom, taught by Tizbee Holm.   Artist Aime Palmer facilitates these painting experiences, made possible by a grant from the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council.   Please take some time to appreciate these engaging and empowering paintings ...

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Holiday Weekend Schedule in the Commons

Are you getting ready to celebrate Independence Day?  So are we, and here are some weekend schedule changes. There will be no music in the Commons on Friday evening.  Enjoy the holiday!   Saturday night at 7:30 pm, we welcome the Groove Messengers, playing a variety of tunes from Jazz to Rhythm & Blues, and almost everything in ...

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