Friday December 15th 5:30 – 7:30
in the Flourish Studio
Join us for an Alternative Gift Fair at Flourish in Olympia ! GRuB is joining forces with several other local non-profits to promote our work in the community and the world! Purchase gifts and goods, sign-up to volunteer, plan your end of the year donations or alternative gifts, and learn more about the good work happening locally and around the world.
Check out these participating non-profits!
Friendly Water for the World
Rachel Corrie Foundation
Slow Food Greater Olympia
South of the Sound Community Farm Land Trust
Saturday Dec. 15th 10am – 4pm
Firefly Fashion Lab – Winter Boutique
LAST DAY !
In a small studio overlooking 4th Ave and Capitol Way, fireflies Hildi Flores & Megan Flint Yeager are busy creating unique pieces of wearable fashion art. Throughout the months of November and December, They will be hosting three Winter Boutiques leading up to the holidays. Here you will find handcrafted garments to complete your winter wardrobe or to gift to a special friend or family member.
Featured Winter Boutque garments include: Crochet accessories by BubbleGunk, including hats, hoods, headbands, mittens, and more! Underwear by Moon Flower, inculding panties, bralettes, bodysuits, corsets, and more! Crystals and Feathered accessories by Ashley Gordon. Magical Potions by The Faery Apothecary. Also find great deals on summerwear clearance!
Step in off the chill winter streets of Olympia and for a uniquely curated shopping experience. Enjoy a warm cup of tea while you browse handmade fashion pieces. All guests are eligable for a raffle just for showing up!
Saturday January 13th 1-7pm
A Women’s Day Workshop
Enter the new year feeling positive & empowered!
Honor yourself with a day of diving deep into getting clear on what you really want your new year to look like in a supportive environment, and leave knowing exactly what to do to create it. The day will consist of personal growth exercises, writing & journaling, sharing, guided meditation, discussion, connection, and supporting each other. Oh – and really tasty healthy snacks, appetizers, & tea too!
What To Expect?
Check out the facebook link for this much needed workshop with Shelly Haas
October 6th & 7th
Join us in the Skokomish Valley
for some enchantment by the river with
FLOURISH FIRST FRIDAY ART OPENING
MARCH 3 5-8pm 2017
Megan Yeager of “Moonflower” is a seamstress and budding fashion designer. She is currently attending The Evergreen State College, primarily studying costume design and dance.
Hildi Flores is a freelance fashion artist, operating under the name Hildi Couleur with her clothing brand, BubbleGunk. She is also a stylist, and executive producer of Chance Fashion Olympia, a local branch of a Seattle based non-profit dedicated to providing opportunities to fashion artists of all levels. Hildi is using Flourish as a place to incubate her multiple fashion related projects, including fashion show rehearsals, trunk shows, and craft nights.
Eleanor Josephine is a photographer and creative artist who blends mediums and flows seamlessly through different platforms of art, music, and culture. Experimental Visionary Photography Mixed Media for those interested in : past/future lives, mixed dimensions, hallucinatory visions, and ascension.
WATCH OUT FOR THESE FIRECRACKERS !
ALL of these women are operating out of Flourish in Olympia coordinating events, fashion shows and festivals well into the summer and fall. with a major Chance Fashion Spring Fashion Show at the Eagles Lodge on April 15th.
PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION
FEBRUARY 3rd, 2017 5-9pm
Here’s a link to our FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE
We are so excited about our GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION !!!
Featuring Artist’s Talk by the phenomenal Carla Louise Paine, Guest Speaker and Beloved community member, David Greiner, and yours truly, Ruth Kim Ann Moss who will present Flourish in Olympia ‘s Vision and Mission. The spellbinding Phoenix Rose will play her harp, and DJ Ezmyrelda Andrade will help us dance the night away. You will of course experience an array of new and exciting Oly-Centric Surprises and Magic.
Friday December 2nd, 2016
September 2nd is our first FIRST FRIDAY Art exhibit.
Flourish in Olympia is partnered with Olyphant Art and Media. to provide quality educational art classes and host salon style exhibits and events. This October’s FALL ARTS WALK will be our first as an exhibition venue. Please come to our Opening this September 2nd and 3rd. And stay tuned, check out our class calendar, and expect more from our amazing team in the future.
Soft Opening of Flourish in Olympia
September 2&3 2016