About Us

John Sollid is a block print artist in Pike Place Market who sells handcrafted colorful wall art, greeting cards, and children’s t-shirts. He has been selling his work in the Market since 1973.

Before choosing art as his life’s passion, John was an English teacher for 6 years. John’s knowledge of art and his formal art training came from his father.

John was born in a small town in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan near Lake Superior. He has lived in various parts of the country, including Idaho, before settling in Seattle in 1970.

Find John Sollid in the Pike Place Market Craft Market on Mondays.