Buchanan Loves Trees

Buchanan Loves Trees Planting Ceremony on Tuesday, February 14 at Buchanan Elementary School was a wonderful celebration of the planting of 15 trees gifted by the Oklahoma City Community Foundation.  The funding was from the Margaret Annis Boys Trust which was established to support and encourage landscaping and beautification projects. Ms. Boys was a long-time…

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From WesTen to the Arctic Circle?

From WesTen to The Arctic Circle? Marking Tree Design, located in the WesTen District, is supplying craftsman material for the remodel of the Myriad Gardens one of OKC’s iconic landmarks.  For the final part of the processing of this piece, it will be shipped to Manitoba Canada (the Arctic Circle) to finishing. Artist and owner…

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Mad Potter Murray Studio

Creating a community in WesTen was the goal for Matt Murray of Mad Potter Studio. Murray grew up near NW 15th and worked near NW 10th & May and felt a connection to the area. When his previous building lease was up in south Oklahoma City it was in the stars for him to find his way…

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WesTen has History

A historical resident of the WesTen District recently had a movie released on Netflix—Montford Johnson, The Chickasaw Rancher. Johnson was a well-known and respected entrepreneur and cattleman who had a successful ranching operation that spanned a large area of central Oklahoma, including parts Council Grove and in particular, the vicinity of Northwest 10th and North…

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