Coffee + Art + Friends : Steve Tague

STEVE TAGUE Photographer • Creative Technician • Master of Light   One of the things I see in Art is the individuality and the means to express yourself. Everybody has their own interpretation of what they're doing and their meaning behind it. You can walk into an Art show, a photo gallery— I just recently … Continue reading Coffee + Art + Friends : Steve Tague

Coffee + Art + Friends

ABOUT THIS. I turned 41 this year. And just in time, too. The existential crisis that has been the last two years of my life was getting boring. "Forty-one-derful" is what my friends have dubbed it. I made it over the hump. Again. And there will be plenty of humps coming, but right now, it's … Continue reading Coffee + Art + Friends

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 23 : Jeff Hylton Simmons

Jeff Hylton Simmons Sound Engineer, Owner Blackbird Farm, Radio23 Founder, Big Thinker and Dreamer My favorite thing about art is that it is transportive. Music is the heaviest on my heart or the art that can transport me the fastest. Whether it is visual or oral or theater, just the fact that it takes you … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 23 : Jeff Hylton Simmons

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 22 : Rob Delahanty

1.9.13 Rob Delahanty Photographer, Musician, The Ninth Child My favorite forms of art are music and film. The biggest impact on my life was music at a very young age. I like how I can listen to music and be completely taken to a new place. Completely. When I am in a mood—good or bad—I … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 22 : Rob Delahanty

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 21 : Matthew Dickman

Matthew Dickman Poet, PDX Native, Master of Metaphor Can I have two favorite things about Art? One of my favorite things about art—which also happens in nature—is that art is something that has the ability, when you see it for just an instant, to move you in a dramatic way, to take your breath away. … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 21 : Matthew Dickman

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 19 : Tyler Whisnand

Tyler Whisnand Creative Director at W+K, Artist, Thinker The Art that I’ve made—well, I enjoy getting lost in it. It is relaxing and it takes you away. One of my favorite art teachers in school took us out of the studio, outside to play tag. This was in college and I hadn’t played tag in … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 19 : Tyler Whisnand

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 18 : Posie Currin

Posie Currin Media Artist, Teacher I think the way you can apply art to any expression, emotional expression. The way you can channel your ideas. For me, when I think about my place and where I stand in this world I think about something bigger and it is hard sometimes to use my words to … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 18 : Posie Currin

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 16 : Jen Shumway and Wynette Winowski

Jen Shumway and Wynette Winowski Art lovers, friends, former co-workers, bargain hunters Jen: What I love about art is seeing what people come up with—their creativity come out into an object. Plus, it makes you feel things, but that can be different for every person. It’s all what you see and what you take in … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 16 : Jen Shumway and Wynette Winowski

ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 11 : Amanda Stuermer

Amanda Stuermer Mother, Yoga Instructor, Girl Empower-er, Catalyst My favorite thing about art is that it inspires me to look at the world in a new way-- to look at the world through the eyes of the artists, to try to see what they see. By doing that I start to see the world a … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE COFFEE : DAY 11 : Amanda Stuermer

ACCOUNTABLE WINE : DAY 6 : STEPHANIE MANZO

DAY 6 Stephanie Manzo Artist, Environmentalist, Friend to many My favorite part is that when I see certain pieces of art that speaks of this courage and conviction that only comes from bearing yourself to other people. There is this authenticity about it, but its courageous to make something and invite other people to look … Continue reading ACCOUNTABLE WINE : DAY 6 : STEPHANIE MANZO