Seattle Magazine's article Touchstone
Wednesday, February 25, 2009
James Washington was featured in Seattle Magazine this month. A short biography and a full page picture appeared in the February addition of the glossy, urban chronicle. The photo shows Mr. Washington carving his 1969 bust of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Artist in Residence, Marita Dingus, was featured in an article by P-I art critic.
Regina Hackett wrote a warm entry to her blog Art to Go about Marita Dingus working at the Washington Studio.
Photo by Hayley Young
Since the closing of the Seattle PI, Regina Hackett's new blog is at Artsjournal.com
Posted by WashingtonArt at 12:32 PM
Thursday, February 12, 2009
Posted by WashingtonArt at 8:56 PM
The James & Janie Washington Foundation is pleased to announce that Marita Dingus is currently the Artist in Residence at the Washington House. During her residency, Dingus is making shoes using some of the tools Mr. Washington used during his time as a shoemaker for the Army during WWII.