The paintings of local artist Betty Chilstrom will be shown this May, with an opening during First Friday in Portland’s Central Eastside Arts District. The collection includes numerous Portland houses, buildings, bridges, trains, and cityscapes. Chilstrom, who has been painting for 55 years, captures each subject in a colorful storybook-like setting. Come find out if your house is in the show! Some proceeds go to the Architectural Heritage Center with a portion going to the Buckman Historic…See More
Japanese folk textiles present a wonderful diversity of regional traditions. This presentation includes rare items such as a banana-fiber kimono, a sashiko embroidered jacket, and futon covers adorned with phoenixes, lions and gunboats.1219 SW Park Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97205.www.portlandartmuseum.org503 226 2811See More
Over 200 SE Portland artists show and sell their paintings, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, pottery, yard art, metal work, collage, encaustic, glass and textile works in the Southeast neighborhood of Portland, Oregon. See and meet artists in their native environments in their homes, studios and businesses. The event is free!Walking/Biking maps are available online and at neighborhood businesses.See More
If you're planning to move in around July, you won't find much before now (mid-May). The housing market is really tight here, so you should be searching in earnest at this point and shouldn't rest until you sign a lease.
Alpenrose Dairy, Oregon's oldest family-owned dairy, is ready once again to welcome families to Dairyville, a Western-themed “town” located right on the 52-acre dairy farm. A Portland tradition for over 50 years, kids and adults flock to the streets of Dairyville during the summer months to explore this fun pioneer exhibit. Visitors can peak into Grandma’s Bakery, the Great Western Bank, the Dairyville School, and the post office. Kids can watch model trains chug through tiny Oregon…See More
The Best Deals in Portland This Week:May 20th - May 27th1. 226 SW FLORIDA ST Portland, OR 97219-HILLSDALE-$925,000Click The Image To See The Full Listing2. 1229 SE 72ND AVE Portland, OR 97215-MT. TABOR-$749,900Click The Image To See The Full Listing3. 1539 N COLFAX ST Portland, OR 97217-ARBOR LODGE-$499,900…See More