Meet & Greet with Molly Hashimoto

Meet & Greet with Molly Hashimoto

Meet Molly Hashimoto and discuss birds, art, and her new book "Birds of the West: An Artist's Guide."
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Local author, artist and educator Molly Hashimoto's latest book Birds of the West is a celebration of over 80 iconic birds of the West. With habitat descriptions, natural history facts, and Molly's beloved block prints and illustrations, this new book is a unique book that will fascinate and inspire. 

Visit the Nature Shop during their weekly Tuesday late night to get your signed copy of Birds of the West and meet Molly in person!

About the book:
In Birds of the West, award-winning artist Molly Hashimoto captures nearly 100 Western bird species across seven habitats using different media, from quick ink sketches to vivid block prints. From the diminutive ruby-crowned kinglet to the majestic golden eagle, Molly’s range of art and detail encourages all of us, whether artists or not, to observe our feathered friends more closely.

About the author:
Seattle resident Molly Hashimoto leads plein air watercolor painting and printmaking workshops at the North Cascades Institute, Yellowstone Forever Institute, Wenatchee River Institute, and Sitka Center for Art and Ecology. Her artwork is widely published in cards, calendars, books, and journals, and she is the author of Colors of the West. Learn more at


This event is free and open to the public. Molly will be signing books, which will be available for purchase.

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