RR Anderson, DIY Cultural Arts Specialist

Nov. 7, 2009 at 2:19am

tacoma's manliest Studio Tour: Holistic Forge Works 10-4 pm

American Museum of Alaskan Entrepreneurship

museum 

ONE DAY ONLY!   Holistic Forge Works will be open to the public. Friends and enemies alike will have the opportunity to see wonderful inventions created by a skilled drafts person

TACOMICS. THE MYSTERIOUS POLITICAL CARTOON CREATOR, AUTHOR OF BOOK...?

  • CARTOON ART at every price point! 
  • a working MYSTERY VORTEX (please no flash photography)
  • distorted KUPS College RADIO WAVES! 
  • BRONZE SCULPTURE! 
  • CURSED ANVILS! 
  • Newspaper Clippings!
  • HOLY RELICS! 
  • TYPEWRITERS that TYPE THEMSELVES! 
  • GRAVE ROBERS! 
  • PIRATES! 
  • Television PROPS! 
  • 24hr COMIC BOOKS for Sale! 
  • obsolete shop tools
  • back-issues of CLAW zines!
  • idea globes
  • vacuum TUBES! 
  • MACHINES MACHINES MACHINES! 


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sorry, the T-Rex exhibit will be closed.





  

however patrons can see the haunted typewriter, maybe attempt to type something themselves if ur feeling brave. 





 
an honest to god rock collection too. 

comments [23]  |  posted under art, studio tour, tacoma

Comments

by L.S.Erhardt on 11/7/2009 @ 3:00am
Will the forge itself be fired up for demonstrations?

by Erik on 11/7/2009 @ 10:03am
Very cool!

by Erik on 11/7/2009 @ 10:26am
I am there!

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 12:06pm
LIVE BLOGGING STUDIO TOURS!

- thanks to the clan STOWE for stopping by, children enjoyed stamping HFW dollars out of worthless US pennies.


by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 12:07pm
LIVE BLOGGING STUDIO TOURS!

- thanks to Kevin F & Libby for the visit. Thanks for your tacomic art purchase!

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 12:08pm
LIVE BLOGGING STUDIO TOURS!

- thanks to Tacoma Urbanist for your contribution to the donation box, Your kids enjoyed stamping HFW dollars from useless US pennies.

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 1:03pm
LIVE BLOGGING STUDIO TOURS!

- Thanks Joe Izenman + 1 guest for visiting the museum. Enjoy your freshly stamped HFW dollars!

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 1:06pm
LIVE BLOGGING STUDIO TOURS!

- Thanks Naomi from the arts commission for the cameo appearance. Your chalk drawing is a welcome addition to the workshop.

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 2:03pm
LIVE BLOGGING STUDIO TOURS!

- tidal wave of visitors! Thanks Thorax and Several new folks. Now it's just Jessica Spring.

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 2:12pm
Just sold a pinch of mammoth sunflower seeds to Jessica Spring.

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 3:01pm
photos www.flickr.com/search/?q=museum&w=390230...

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 3:31pm
Dave L and family just left. the Dave L children enjoyed hammering pennies

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 4:02pm
Morgan Alexander just stopped in. Chatting about his dreams of opening a cafe downtown. So cool. Hey that guy would be a good nomination to the city council.

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 4:24pm
the museum is closed. cash is being counted.

by Erik on 11/7/2009 @ 4:41pm
Thanks RR for setting up the Museum and hosting the studio tour.

We had a great time seeing all of the mysteries.

by NineInchNachos on 11/7/2009 @ 5:17pm
Dave L & Family Create Local Currency

by Raido on 11/7/2009 @ 7:31pm
We were there today. It was cool! Perhaps even the manliest. Thanks, RR.

by L.S.Erhardt on 11/7/2009 @ 9:16pm
It was for sure the most Steampunk.

Remember, kids: RR is more crunk than you

by lynndin on 11/8/2009 @ 1:36am
RR, sorry I missed your studio today- I woulda, I coulda, I shoulda.
Are you making a piece for the Luzon show?

by morgan on 11/8/2009 @ 11:12am
Thanks for opening your museum up to the public RR! Very cool! I can't wait to see what come out of the forge next!

by KevinFreitas on 11/8/2009 @ 12:29pm
We had a great time RR. Thanks for being such a great (and talented) host!

by NineInchNachos on 11/8/2009 @ 12:45pm
what would you folks like to see next year? full sized dinosaur skeleton? or a shark suspended from the rafters?

by L.S.Erhardt on 11/8/2009 @ 2:24pm
I'd like to see the fabled "Vortex to Dimension X" I keep reading about in the tourist literature.

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