WeMake’s June sketchXchange features local artist, Keegan Wenkman. Keegan is an illustrator, printer, and designer. He is also the co-founder of the letterpress studio, KeeganMeegan & Co. Join them on Friday, June 6th at Tillamook Station to chat with Keegan and learn more about his creative process, printmaking, and the art of letterpress.
When: Friday, June 6, 2014
Time: 7:00 – 9:00pm
Check-in begins at 6:00pm. Doors close at 6:45pm.
Place: Tillamook Station, 665 N Tillamook Street, PDX 97227
Cost: $5 suggested donation at signup
Registration Begins: Friday, May 30th at 9am.
Big thanks to Cindy Sullivan for making for the upcoming FRESH portfolio show video featuring the spring class of 2014′s work! Are you looking to work with one of our brand new grads? Be sure to contact Kate Bingaman-Burt (firstname.lastname@example.org) for an invite to the FRESH Senior Portfolio Showcase that is being held on Thursday, June 12th at Union/Pine from 5:30-8:30pm. Huge thanks to Union/Pine and Worthy Brewing for sponsoring our event!
Learn modern calligraphy and how to hand craft elegant paper goods for your wedding, party or campaign from your hosts:
Precious Bugarin of Precious Bugarin Design
Bryn Chernoff of Paperfinger Calligraphy
Saturday, June 21st, 12:30-4:00
514 NW 9th Portland OR 97209
In our 3+ hour workshop you’ll learn:
How to use classic tools of calligraphy; nibs and ink!
Techniques for beautiful writing and Paperfinger’s favorite methods
Best methods for preparing your calligraphy for printed materials
Papercrafting ideas + tricks
How to make lovely + simple formats for your menu, guest book, program or favors
How to source paper and fun extras for your project
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for more information or to purchase your spot visit:
Don’t miss Portland State’s first peer-to-peer workshop and lecture event!
Organized by Angela Saylors and Charlotte Hill as their senior thesis project, this event will give you the chance to see into three of your classmates’ processes and skills, as well as a chance to hear from alumni Ethan Allen Smith on life after college.
There’s no guarantee how long tickets will still be available; buy them now!
Shine a Light 2014
JUNE 6, 6 P.M. – MIDNIGHT
Shine a Light 2014 once again asks visitors to reconsider what is possible in a museum. Join us to engage with the Museum in unexpected ways and celebrate socially engaged works of art. A mix of artist-driven installations, performances, and interventions will take place throughout the Museum campus offering an exciting opportunity to rethink your relationship to art.
To preview the program visit portlandartmuseum.org/shinealight
This event is a partnership between the Education Department at the Museum and Portland State University’s Art and Social Practice MFA concentration.