January's sketch outing will be at the Meeker Mansion in Puyallup on January 3, 2015.
312 Spring Street, Puyallup, WA 98372 Meet at 10 am at the mansion. They will still be fully decorated for Christmas, as they don't take all of that down until Jan. 5th.
is an entry fee of $5 per person. Please come prepared with cash as
Kate or Frances will be collecting from sketchers to then pay for the
After we're done with sharing our sketches
and the group photo at 12:30, they'll be serving us hot cider and
cookies as part of that fee.
There is lots of free parking on the property or nearby.
Meeker Mansion, on the National Register of Historic homes, is a 17
room Italianate Victorian Mansion. Eliza Jane Meeker, wife of Ezra
Meeker (Hops king of the Puyallup Valley and a founder of Puyallup) was
tired of more primitive living, and after a trip to Europe decided to
have this house built. It took 3 years to build and was finished in