The Center for Art Exploration is a year-round arts and craft school soon to be located at Fort Worden’s life-long learning campus. We are repurposing Building 306 to create a facility dedicated to making to meet the needs of artists and craftspeople. Our varied curriculum covers a wide range of mediums, from traditional drawing and [...]
Celebrating its fifth year, the 2015 Port Townsend Wearable Art Show features 25 designers and showcases 36 unique pieces during two performances at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, at McCurdy Pavilion at Fort Worden. A live video projection offers audience members an up-close-and-personal look at the art on the runway, making [...]
When asked what 'legacy' means to them, many people think first of family---raising children well, passing wealth on to future generations, educating grandkids. A broader definition includes long-term support for causes we believe in. In the charitable world this is known as 'planned giving.'
In celebration of Jefferson County Community Foundation's (JCCF) 10th anniversary in 2015, the foundation plans to award $10,000 in grants to local nonprofit organizations to support the professional development of their volunteer or professional leaders. Organizations may apply for as much as $2,500 to help an individual enroll in a nonprofit management certification or degree [...]
Deborah Belezos Johnson was a woman of athletic energy, wry humor, searching intellect, high integrity and a get-it-done outlooks. The Deb Johnson Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund honors her tireless efforts to promote education in Jefferson County.