Celebrate summer with our first in-person Print & Sip workshop hosted by Youth Art Exchange printmaker Alyssa Aviles and Harmonic Brewing. Create your own block print to make prints and cards with your very own design while enjoying some delicious locally brewed beers!
Alyssa Aviles is a YAX faculty artist San Francisco native and founder of Suavecita Press—a women's printmaking collective based in San Francisco where women are invited to learn and collaborate as printmakers. Learn more at www.suavecitapress.com
Harmonic Brewing is an independent brewery that celebrates Craft Culture and Community in San Francisco. Learn more at www.harmonicbrewing.com and follow them on Instagram at @harmonicbrewing
Youth Art Exchange would like to thank Harmonic Brewing for hosting this workshop at their beautiful location at the Chase Center. You can order drinks during the workshop or even enjoy a meal before or after the workshop!
When: Saturday July 24th 1-3pm
Where: Harmonic Brewing Thrive City
Who: All ages—this is a family-friendly event and location!
What's included: [x] Print kit* and Artmaking Instruction. Please note that food and beverages are not included in the ticket price.
*[x]print kit includes
- 4"×6" Speedy-Carve block
- Linoleum cutter handle
- #1 #2 and #5 linoleum cutters
- Tube of 2 Colors of Water-Soluble Block Printing Ink
- 4" Soft Rubber Pop-In Brayer
- Printmaking cards
- Transfer paper
- Tracing paper
- YAX 'How To' Video - find the link on the card in your kit!
The [x] Print Kit gives you endless creative possibilities even after the Print & Sip workshop! With this block print set you can:
- Make a card for a friend or relative
- Design an expressive poster to put in your window or on your wall
- Create a custom Dish Towel-set
- Design print art on your t-shirts
Price: $50 per person for admission into Print & Sip workshop and print kit led by Alyssa Aviles. 2 for $90
This event supports Youth Art Exchange's [x]space arts hub. [x]space is an interactive art making and exhibition space accessible to youth and community members of all ages. The “x” in [x]space is related to exchange experimentation Excelsior and x as a variable. Visit us at the heart of the Excelsior at 5137 Mission Street at Mission & Geneva.
Transformed from a meat market (Chuck’s Market) that was shuttered for nearly a decade this space is focused on creative exchange between artists and community. It is an active arts center by Youth Art Exchange with free classes and programming for San Francisco public high school students workshops a youth printshop an art gallery community meeting space and venue rentals.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Harmonic Brewing Thrive City 7 Warriors Way Suite 206San Francisco, CA 94158United States, Harmonic Brewing Thrive City7 Warriors Way Suite 206San Francisco, CA 94158 United States, San Francisco, United States