For a measly $60, you can now buy a limited edition Blaine Fontana "Fernwood Keeper" print. Limited to 250 copies, this signed and numbered giclee print is a fashionable square size of 24" x 24". It's size, striking colors, and dramatic composition make it a perfect piece to make an...

Eatcho recently sent us an e-mail promoting his new Threadless t-shirt. After some confusion regarding who he was (since his e-mail name was not Eatcho, but "Rilbo Shaggins"), we went to his gorgeously illustrated website, and just had to share its sitemap-driven beauty. But while we're at it, let's promote his...

Living in the Pacific Northwest, one becomes used to rain and gloom, and after a while, it's just a part of life and seasonal disorders seem nonexistent. Puddletown at Compound Gallery will feature artists' takes on rain from Thursday, December 4th, 2008 (First Thursday) through December 24th, 2008. Here are...

At Portland's First Thursday Art Walk earlier this week, I came upon two artists who reminded me of one another. While Theo Ellsworth's pieces seem more tribally-influenced and Alec Neal's seem more abstract, both artists combine a level of ornamentation and shape exploration to create intricate, moving pieces. Alec Neal's Sejour Vacation Theo...

Fine artists sometimes dabble in digital art, and digital artists sometimes dabble in fine art. Unfortunately for those crossover artists, however, most of them are either only good on one or the other. It's quite difficult to excel in both the paintbrush and the mouse, it seems. Good thing illustrator Alberto...

This past Saturday, Blaine Fontana visited Snowboard Connection's flagship shop in Seattle to unveil his newest mural, brought to the store by Vans. Fontana's huge 20" x 4" mural was shown to the public, alongside a dozen of his original pieces. He also did a book signing for his most...

Came across a really cool and involved solo installation by Ryan Bubnis! The gallery seemed to give him an entire gallery world of his own. I particularly like the last installation and the adorable and awkwardly-shaped sculptures. Photography by Cecilia Singer. Where The Good Thoughts Grow Featuring new paintings, drawings, sculptures and...