All Signs Point to #WeGotThisSeattle

From Belltown to Ballard and beyond, these murals by local artists are bringing beauty to businesses' boarded-up windows
| Updated: April 16, 2020
 
 
  • Location: Bitterroot BBQ, Ballard. Artist: @stepfrae. Photo by: Alex Crook
  • Location: Beer Star, White Center. Art by @Sarah_Robbins. Photo by: Alex Crook
  • Location: Casco Antiguo, Pioneer Square. Art by: @overallcreative. Photo by: Alex Crook
  • Location: Lucky Vintage, Ballard. Art by: @henry_beyond_museums. Photo by: Alex Crook
  • Location: King's Hardware, Ballard. Design by: @parkerdotstudio. Poem by: @brittanypaige. Photo by: Alex Crook
  • Location: Lucca Great Finds, Ballard. Art by: @dozfy. Photo by: Alex Crook
  • Location: Ascent Outdoors, Ballard. Art by: @torikinn. Photo by: Alex Crook
  • Location: Venue, Ballard. Art by: @josephinerice.flower. Photo by: Alex Crook
  • Location: Rudy's Barbershop, Pioneer Square. Art by: @overallcreative. Photo by: Alex Crook.
  • Location: Oddfellows Cafe + Bar, Capitol Hill. Art by: @sadgrrlz, @ben_busy, @milrany_art. Photo by: Hayley Young.
  • Location: Some Random Bar, Belltown. Art by @Dozfy (“Stay Strong”). Photo by Hayley Young
  • Location: Belltown Pizza, Belltown. Artist: @burgandyviscosi (center mural). Photo by Hayley Young
  • Location: Roq la Rue, Capitol Hill. Art by: @crystalbarbre (cat). Photo by: Hayley Young
  • Location: The Broadway and Pike Building, Capitol Hill. Photo by Hayley Young
  • Location: Rendezvous, Belltown. Photo by Hayley Young
  • Location: Capitol Lounge, Capitol Hill. Photo by Hayley Young

Leave it to a bunch of artists to turn tragedy into joy. Due to the Stay Home, Stay Healthy ordinance, restaurants and small businesses have shuttered all over town, many boarding up the windows until they're able to get back to serving customers. But those pieces of plywood are the perfect canvases for some inspirational messages and illustrations contributed by talented local artists. Are we missing one in your neighborhood? Tag us with a photo of it on Instagram @seattlemag.com. 

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