Profiles

Katie Patterson Larson: Art Therapist Turned Art Non-Profit Founder & President

Editor’s note: As founder/president of Art Salvage Spokane (the area’s first creative reuse organization, similar to upcycling) who also happens to be a mom of three, Katie always appears shockingly cool, calm, and collected. Managing plans and goals for her non-profit alongside her family responsibilities is anything but simple, as she shares with us, but not only does she… Read More Katie Patterson Larson: Art Therapist Turned Art Non-Profit Founder & President

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Ginger Ewing: The Arts Advocate We Need, Not That We Deserve

Editor’s note: When I was preparing to reach out to Ginger about this very profile, I was cautioned that she’s very busy, and that I shouldn’t to take it personally if we weren’t able to connect. Her advocacy with organizations like Spokane Arts and ArtsWA is making waves, and her work, like Terrain, and Window Dressing, is well-known and well-respected… Read More Ginger Ewing: The Arts Advocate We Need, Not That We Deserve

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Pam Vlach: Compassionate Portlander Turned NYC-Based Dance Educator & World Traveler

Editor’s note: Although she’s currently a New Yorker, Pam has deep PNW roots. She’s originally from the Portland area, but I actually met her in Seattle in the early aughts, when we were sorority sisters at the University of Washington. I even had the role of her “big sis,” which means I’m totally allowed to be proud… Read More Pam Vlach: Compassionate Portlander Turned NYC-Based Dance Educator & World Traveler

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6 Weeks, 7 Women, 8 Quotes

Editor’s note: since we launched, we’ve been fortunate to have the involvement of some very impressive women, including but not limited to: accomplished entrepreneurs, creatives, and ambitious multi-taskers. Keep an eye on The Woodsy’s profiles in 2017, because we fully intend to bring you even more inspiration. In the meantime, please enjoy our favorite quotes from… Read More 6 Weeks, 7 Women, 8 Quotes

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Theresa Hailey Fuchs: Portland’s Fleet-Footed Runner and Engineer Extraordinaire

Creative Director’s Note: I’ve known Theresa for more than fifteen years; I met her before she had started running competitively, or even thinking about which university she wanted to attend for her first degree. What strikes me in particular about Theresa, is for all the incredible things she has accomplished already, and for all the… Read More Theresa Hailey Fuchs: Portland’s Fleet-Footed Runner and Engineer Extraordinaire

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Laura Huysman Sullivan, The Most Vivacious And Worldly Photographer/Entrepreneur Ever (Parts 1 & 2)

Editor’s note: If I met Laura now, I’d assume that she’s way too busy and awesome to be my friend. As it turns out, I’ve actually known her for 10+ years, so I’ve been grandfathered in as a witness to her impressive accomplishments and brave choices. Her recent successes, her effervescent personality that comes through in her… Read More Laura Huysman Sullivan, The Most Vivacious And Worldly Photographer/Entrepreneur Ever (Parts 1 & 2)