Brushstrokes hopes to bring in LGBT authors to fill void left by Outwrite The GA Voice Editors January 31, 2012 Atlanta Open since 1989, Brushstrokes sells several books alongside gifts, video rentals and includes Capulets, an adult novelty shop. While it was open for the past 18 years, the past 15 at Piedmont Avenue and 10th Street, Outwrite brought in major celebrities and authors, including CNN anchor Don Lemon, Bravo star Tabetha Coffey, and “Wicked” author Gregory Maguire. SHARE ON Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website 2 × = six Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.