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May 21, 2020 by Anonymous
By Monica ChenFor Sue Appel, community engagement has played a large role in her life for many years. And when she found herself with some more free time, that volunteer... Keep Reading »
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May 13, 2020 by Rachel Olson
The Umbrella Arts & Environment program invites everyone to join in a reconceptualized version of our 6th Annual Fairy House outing at Fairyland Pond!Due to COVID-19... Keep Reading »
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May 11, 2020 by Stewart Ikeda
Dozens of Online Arts Classes on Offer#StayHome #StaySafe #StayCreative has been the mantra at The Umbrella Arts Center ever since the order to close non-essential businesses... Keep Reading »
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May 4, 2020 by Rachel Olson
On Tuesday April 23, 2020, while on Covid-19 shutdown, Umbrella Studio Artist Lonnie Harvey gave a special, detailed demo of water-based ink on rice paper print technique... Keep Reading »
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May 1, 2020 by Rachel Olson
Due to COVID-19, ArtWeek 2020 has been reconceptualized as a virtual festival, #ArtWeekAtHome, running from Friday, May 1 - Sunday, May 10.The Umbrella Arts Center... Keep Reading »
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Allie Kussin, Photographed by Nick Warchol
April 26, 2020 by Stewart Ikeda
The Umbrella community is saddened to announce the passing of recently retired Board Chair, Allie Kussin. After remaining isolated from her husband Fritz for weeks at ... Keep Reading »
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April 26, 2020 by Anonymous
The Umbrella's Artcubator program awards studio space to visual artists for short-term projects throughout the year. Established and emerging artists alike benefit... Keep Reading »
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April 24, 2020 by Rachel Olson
Can you explain your volunteer work?Every month since October 2019, my mom and I collect flyers from The Umbrella Arts Center and distribute them at businesses throughout... Keep Reading »
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April 23, 2020 by Rachel Olson
In navigating the tumultuous waters of the COVID-19 crisis, The Umbrella Arts & Environment program has turned to online platforms to carry on the community’s annual... Keep Reading »
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April 22, 2020 by Anonymous
Since the start of the Covid-19 lockdown, Kathy Warren, Volunteer Coordinator for The Umbrella, has been working with a team of volunteers throughout the region to create... Keep Reading »
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