The Glen Echo

‘One stop creative shop’ comes to Glen Rock

Co-Founders Casi Rodriguez and Jesse Fritzsch pose in front of their new storefront. Both being artists themselves, they wanted to cultivate a place that felt wholly unique. Color and Whim sells both handmade products and classes for anyone interested in sharpening their artistic talents.
November 23, 2018

Once passing through the turquoise door of 189 Rock Road, customers are met with an array of artistic works, ranging from handmade mugs to pins for prospective mothers. The store has a unique, homey feel:...

The power of the art elective

The power of the art elective
June 14, 2018

There are three identities that most directly impact my current (and future) academic careers. I am a Glen Rock High School student, I am mentally ill, and I am a self-described artist. These three...

High school needs more art and literature

Many students need access to more arts and literature opportunities.
November 17, 2015

For many years, the school’s emphasis on the arts has waned, but, recently, acclaimed inaugural poet Richard Blanco came to read poetry to juniors and seniors, reasserting the interest. Blanco delivered...

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