Standout Student Addy Winners – 2015 Spokane

Published on April 16th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

I often think…does Spokane even need more amazing designers? Can it handle even MORE fantastically talented people trained to create beautiful, thoughtful designs. The answer is yes. Always yes. This year at the Addys it was ... Read More


Collect Desktop Wallpaper: April 2015

Published on March 31st, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

April is one of my favorite month’s in Spokane. The falls are brimming, sudsy and thunderous. I wandered through Huntington Park and decided that I needed to do this month’s wallpaper and feature the beautiful river. ... Read More


Spokane Design Roundup – March

Published on March 23rd, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

A dreary Monday calls for some rad new designs to feast your eyes on. Thankfully, all my favorite local designers have been pretty dang busy. Here’s some of the freshest designs I gathered from the Dribbble-sphere. ... Read More


New Work from David Waters

Published on March 18th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

If you don’t follow David Waters aka Loose Germs on facebook you are missing out. He’s been posting a ton of awesome work lately. Sketches, experiments and new portraits. Here’s a few that caught my eye. ... Read More


Flickr Roundup – Jan/Feb 2015

Published on March 16th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

It’s been a long while since I posted a Flickr Roundup…so there’s a lot to catch up on! Here’s my favs from the last 2 months. three z’s craig goodwin craig goodwin three z’s brittan hart ... Read More


Instagram Roundup // March

Published on March 16th, 2015 | by Kaarin Swanson

Mmmm, spring. I think the most refreshing thing about spring is the sunsets. And the fresh air. And the cool rain. And the flowers. And everything. Basically, everything. So I didn’t feel like cultivating out all ... Read More


DFW Blog Rallies Local Artists

Published on March 16th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

Local arts enthusiast and general Spokane-fan-boy Derrick Oliver started a clever blog several months ago with short letters written to his “future wife”. Along with each letter he’s paired an illustration to match. The results are ... Read More


Uncharted Territory

Published on March 12th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

Tomorrow night is a big night for Spokane. Terrain (the organization) hosts their first event at 304 W. Pacific since Terrain (the event). Major construction is still being done on the space, but for one night ... Read More


Collect Music Podcast – Episode 1

Published on March 10th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

A podcast has been something we’ve been thinking about launching for a while. A chance to preview brand new tracks from local musicians, talk about events and bring in special guests to join in the conversation. ... Read More


Collect Desktop Wallpaper: March 2015

Published on March 9th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

Matt Bogue of Baroque is a staple of many facets of Spokane’s Arts Scene. He’s an accomplished designer and a musician that has performed in many acts. Currently he’s in the experimental electronic band Crystalline. Under ... Read More


Practise // New Art by Eric Smith

Published on February 19th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

Eric Smith is a local designer and artist we’ve celebrated since the very first few design features here on Collect! His work is always pushing Spokane out of it’s northwest comfort zone into more minimal, modern, ... Read More


Up and Coming Designer: Mary Ellen Knight

Published on February 12th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

Mary Ellen Knight is a new transplant to Spokane from Tennessee. Although she obviously isn’t new to art, she is new to Spokane so we thought an introduction was in order! Mary Ellen has a intricate ... Read More


SpIFF Posterize Show Review

Published on February 6th, 2015 | by Danielle Davis

The Spokane International Film Festival is now in full swing, having kicked off last Saturday night with the first installment of the Posterize show. In case you missed our previous feature on Posterize, the show was ... Read More


SpIFF Posterize 2015

Published on January 30th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

The Spokane International Film Festival begins this coming week and the kick off is tomorrow night with an extra special evening of art, film and music. Local designers got to choose a featured film in the ... Read More


2014 Spokane Music Recap

Published on January 19th, 2015 | by Scott Ryan

I still consider myself a relative newcomer to the Spokane music and arts community. Having relocated to the area from Southern California just over a year and a half ago, 2014 was my first full year ... Read More


2014 Spokane Design Recap

Published on January 15th, 2015 | by Karli Ingersoll

2014 was an exceptional year for the indie design world in Spokane. Young artists are gaining more confidence, branching out on their own, establishing a unique style and setting trends. Local events have drawn artists out ... Read More


Spokane Musicians Rally Christmas Cheer

Published on December 22nd, 2014 | by Karli Ingersoll

The holidays can come to some people’s chagrin, especially music snobs. That Amy Grant Christmas album of your childhood is still nostalgic but sometimes we need a fresh soundtrack to the season. This year you are ... Read More


The Holy Broke, ‘Do It Yourself’ Review

Published on December 22nd, 2014 | by Scott Ryan

There is a well worn path through the history of folk music that is littered with the remnants of emotional baggage scattered by its many travellers. The contradiction is that this path tends to draw in ... Read More


Collect Desktop Wallpaper: December 2014

Published on December 5th, 2014 | by Karli Ingersoll

For December we get to enjoy this lovely piece by Vanessa Swenson. She’s a young designer building her freelance career here in Spokane. Her style is organic, lively and hand crafted. Sport this beautiful pattern on ... Read More


Cold Mountain Yeti Kickstarter

Published on December 3rd, 2014 | by Karli Ingersoll

Local folk band, Cold Mountain Yeti is prepping to record their first album. They’ve already hit their goal on kickstarter but I thought we could share in case you want to take advantage of the presale ... Read More


RiverLit Fundraiser

Published on November 19th, 2014 | by Karli Ingersoll

Part of the buzz around the literary scene is built upon the fact that we have an amazing literary journal. I wrote a bit about the infrastructure that is so strong in Spokane around the Lit ... Read More

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