Cascadia's Christmas cards on display | Holiday Brief
Last updated 12/12/2021 at 10:44am
Cascadia Art Museum in Edmonds annual exhibition of vintage Christmas cards by noted Northwest artists and designers continues through Jan. 9.
This collection includes examples by many familiar names as well as some creative individuals now forgotten by time. The earliest card is a 1909 watercolor by John Davidson Butler (1890- 1976), given to his parents the same year he exhibited his paintings at the Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition in Seattle.
This card stands in sharp contrast to the unconventional and somewhat bizarre foldout produced by the iconoclastic Seattle architect Robert Reich...