Category Archives: Seattle

Ignite/Create – Interview: Chi Krneta, Architect and Dress Designer

by Tessa on June 2, 2015

  LightArt: Tell us your story. Chi: I wanted to be an artist ever since I was a kid, but I’ve always been very pragmatic. In junior high I participated in an after-school program focused on building doll houses. Shortly after that I saw a set of floor plans for the first time. Of course [...]

Ignite/Create: Compendium, Seattle

by Zach on March 16, 2015

We just launched our Ignite/Create 2015 tour. Last week we were in Sacramento, and we’ll be in Los Angeles this week. Before hitting the road, however, we took our Paper Pendant Challenge to Compendium, a creative local company here in Seattle. Check out the video below to see the magic! More tour updates and videos [...]

Barkitecture 2014

by Sara on June 12, 2014

Earlier this month, LightArt participated in Barkitecture, a yearly fundraising event put on by the NW division of Luxe Magazine.  Teams of six, comprised of an Architect, Contractor, Interior Designer, Landscape Architect, and two Project Managers, were grouped randomly and set to the task of creating a doghouse to be auctioned off for charity. Each [...]

An Acrylic Quilt?

by Amy on July 3, 2013

This week on Illuminate, we are featuring a fun upcycle of recycled Starbucks gift cards by our Product Director and Co-Founder Ahna Holder. I began collecting hotel room keys from all my travels, with the hope of making something from them.  Soon, my collection included used gift cards.  One morning at my local Starbucks, I [...]

Guess This Neighbor!

by Amy on May 9, 2013

If you do not often hang around the eclectic fabulousness that is Georgetown, you probably haven’t been aware of the annual Block Party that occurs each July when LightArt and all of our neighbors spruce up our workspaces, throw open our doors, and invite Seattle into our individual niches of the world. With all of [...]

Getting Better All the Time

by Amy on March 8, 2013

This week at LightArt we have spent some time improving our internal processes.  Part of those improvements is our beautiful brand new inventory shed! Allowing us to organize and stock some of our key components, this shed will help us track our internal inventory with greater ease.  Though not as glamorous as one of our [...]

Happy Holidays from LightArt!

by Amy on December 21, 2012

Last week we took a peek behind the scenes of the new 3Form LightArt holiday video.  Launched on Tuesday, the video has been a smashing success! As mentioned at the end of the video, we have been taking suggestions for a worthy community location to donate the beautiful Star Light Fixtures to.  If you have [...]

Keeping Warm by the Fire

by Amy on November 8, 2012

As we move deeper into Autumn and the last of the leaves begin to fall from the trees, we are heating things up inside the studio!  To ward off the cold, we have been working all week on this beautifully fiery ribbon chandelier. Evoking a sense of glowing embers and undulating flames as the ribbons [...]