Display artist: D Lisa West
Live Art: Valerie Niemeyer & Jennifer Ellis
Live Music: Ben Mish
Venue: Verity Credit Union / 5711 24th Ave NW
Event: December 19th 6pm - 8pm
On Thursday, December 19th, our Ballard branch will participate in Ballard Night Out. D. Lisa West will have artwork on display and both Jennifer Ellis and Valerie Niemeyer will create live art in the branch. Plus, live music by Ben Mish!
Featured artist D. Lisa West
D. Lisa West is our selected display artist for Ballard Night Out. Her images range from quick sketches to detailed oil paintings and she enjoys experimenting with a variety of media. Inspirations for D. Lisa include life, people and family photographs.
Featured artist Jennifer Ellis
Jennifer Ellis is one of our live artists for Ballard Night Out. She will set up in the branch and create art during the event. She is a Korean-American cartoonist and educator from Ohio.
Featured artist Valerie Niemeyer
Valerie Niemeyer is our other live artist for Ballard Night Out. She will set up in the branch and create live art during the event. She is a Seattle-based artist and freelance illustrator. Originally from southern Washington, she attended UW and earned a B.A. in Painting and Drawing.
Featured musician Ben Mish
Ben Mish will add some musical flavor to Ballard Night Out. Ben is a Seattle-based writer and musician. He is a prolific songwriter and has written 1,500 songs. Ben is also the lead singer of local band Left Hand Smoke.
Ballard Night Out is presented by Push/Pull - supporting arts and cultural events in Ballard's 98107 & 98117 zip codes.