A Stroke of Happiness

Pittsburgh native and artist Kait Schoeb packed up her brushes, paint tubes and canvases and traveled cross-country with her husband seven months ago to call Seattle their new home. After starting her business from the ground up nearly five years ago with a focus on large-scale paintings, Kait yearned to further evolve her work. Fast forward a few years later—after completing a…

Eco Luxe Dental Products Changing the World

By 2050, it is estimated there will be more plastic in our oceans than fish. While technology races on—from allowing us to carry mini computers in our pockets, to prosthetic wings and even self-driving cars passing us on the road—there are some major issues affecting the one and only world we live in.

Food Photography 101

As the Nutrition and Hormone Health Coach and Real-Food Recipe Blogger of So Fresh N So Green, a big part of my career revolves around creating nutrient-dense dishes that taste good and make you feel good too.

Blair’s Year in Fashion

 Article Earl Benjamin  A lot can happen in one year. Last September, artist Blair Breitenstein inspired the Bellevue community with her compelling fashion illustrations and story in our 2017 fashion issue.   The artist grew up on Mercer Island, and her closest friends are people she has known since middle school. 


The Studio opened its first set of doors 13 years ago in downtown Bellevue. Owner Cindy Linkon felt the community had an open window of opportunity for the arts and especially for fine art classes for young kids. Opening its second location at Crossroads, The Studio goes well beyond a typical art studio.