Word on the Street

TypeWriter 2016

July 13 - August 2

Calling all writers and lovers of the written word!
Vintage typewriters will fill downtown Everett with the sounds of keys clacking, bells dinging and the zip of carriage returns. Come have a seat and compose your answer to the question of the day. Be as honest as you like. . . because it's anonymous! Check out our favorite responses!

Typewriter Locations

  • Zippy's Cafe, 2811 Wetmore Avenue
  • Wetmore Theatre Plaza, 2710 Wetmore Avenue
  • Silver Cup, 2707 Colby Avenue
  • J. Matheson Gifts, 2615 Colby Avenue
  • Renee's, 2820 Colby Avenue
  • Schack Art Center, 2921 Hoyt Avenue
  • HomeStreet Bank, 2720 Hoyt Avenue
  • Major League Pizza, 2811 Colby Avenue
  • Wicked Cellars, 2616 Colby Avenue

Tables Decorated by Local Artists

Typewriters are displayed on artist-embellished tables, reflecting the theme of the written word.

Artists Include

  • Amber Forrest
  • Lyussy Hyder
  • Roxann Jaross
  • Jesse James Jeter
  • Erin Mee
  • Dawn Westmoreland
  • Josey Wise
Special thanks to David Austin of Northwest Business Products, who inherited a typewriter-repair store from his father. David cleaned the machines, fixed stuck keys and outfitted them with new ribbons.