CREATIVE POWER AWARD

The Spark Central Creative Power Award is gifted to inspiring individuals with Spokane roots who embody the creativity, innovation, and imagination of Spark Central’s mission. These individuals serve as a shining example of what can be done when we nurture our creative power and follow where it leads.

 

PAST AWARD RECIPIENTS

 

JULIA SWEENEY
2017

JULIA SWEENEY is an actress, comedian, and author known for her stint on Saturday Night Live and her powerful solo shows. A native of Spokane, Washington, Sweeney went to Hollywood in the 1980’s with aspirations of being a business executive at the studios before realizing that acting was her true calling. Her latest book is If It’s Not One Thing, It’s Your Mother, on parenting and being parented. Julia Sweeney is first ever recipient of the Spark Central Creative Power award.

Julia Sweeney receiving the Creative Power Award at Spark Salon 2017 with Jess Walter and Maria Semple // January 20, 2017 Photo by Hamilton Photography

Julia Sweeney receiving the Creative Power Award at Spark Salon 2017 with Jess Walter and Maria Semple // January 20, 2017
Photo by Hamilton Photography