Category Archives: Art

The Mystery of Coffee

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Thank You!

Black Drop Coffeehouse Zombie Crew 2013 Thanks to everyone who helped make Save Our City IV: Zombie vs. Survivors a great event. We had a record turnout this year. Over 200 people, 20 teams and everyone had a great time. … Continue reading

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Steeb Russell: Artist of the Month for April

We are very fortunate this month to have Steeb Russell as our featured artist. Steeb’s art is deceptively whimsical with a darkly humorous thread running through it. The photographs do not do justice to the bright animated colors of the … Continue reading

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poetrynight at the Black Drop in 42 seconds

Every Monday night, the living Word is performed at the Drop. Starts at 8 p.m.. We stay open late. We serve beautiful coffee. We are looking at the stars. We are listening to poetry. Check it out. Come on down! … Continue reading

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Featured Artist: Charles “Bonesy” Jones and the Codex of Little Hope

Codex of Little Hope: The Bone Dance Throughout the month of March, the Black Drop Coffee House will be displaying the Codex of Little Hope by Charles Jones. The Codex of Little Hope is a degraded variation of the Codex … Continue reading

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Life is Like Coffee

We have this quote by Albert Einstein on the vent hood at the shop: “If most of us are ashamed of shabby clothes and shoddy furniture, let us be more ashamed of shabby ideas and shoddy philosophies… It would be … Continue reading

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A Paen to the Black Drop in a Parody of Carl Sandburg’s Chicago

My sister, Shannon, teaches at Sehome. For one of her classes, she asked her students to write a parody of the poem Chicago by Carl Sandburg. One of her students, Forrest Meyer, a very clever and intelligent student in my … Continue reading

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Black Drop Coffeehouse Crew at Temple Bar’s Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School

This Monday, November 12th, the Black Drop Crew will be at the Temple Bar’s Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School. We will be setting up living tableaus of Coffeehouses through the ages: The Hipster Coffeehouse, Punk Rock, Hippy and 1950s Nighthawks at … Continue reading

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Poetry Night Anthology: as much as we have put in

The Black Drop is very happy to have available, “as much as we’ve put in: a poetrynight anthology” edited my Melissa Queen and Robert Huston. This is an amazing collection of poems from Bellingham’s finest poets. $20 with all proceeds … Continue reading

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The Black Drop Presents: What Do I Want to Drink?

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