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Made There: Sage Bluff Alpacas

Sage Bluff Alpacas

Jennifer Ely shares the enchantment and delight of alpacas on the family farm.

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Embracing risk on stage

Actor and director Shermona Mitchell first felt called to the stage because she believed it was a place she could be her full self. Over the past two decades, she has worked on nearly every stage in Seattle, always advocating for equity and access as she makes her indelible contribution to the city’s rich history of Black theater.

Inscribing Blackness on the landscape

Growing up in South Seattle and Skyway, poet Luther Hughes always felt connected to the Black community. Now, as the author of a critically successful debut collection and host of a hit poetry podcast, Hughes is creating space for tender examinations of the Black experience and bringing people together to uplift queer writers of color.

Sculpting glass botanicals

Determination and resilience have defined Debora Moore’s career. Thirty years ago, she began honing her craft at Seattle’s Pratt Fine Arts Center; today she is among the world’s leading glass artists, and one of the very few Black women in the field. With each new season of life, she continues to evolve her practice, even in the face of great personal loss.