Thursday, August 23, 2012

Studio School starts and a 'Cat Walk' for Design Philadelphia

  
  Late Summer.... 
  Back to Studio School and Design Philly commences! 


 
These short n' sweet classes are tiny (only 2-3 students) to provide specialized instruction in & plenty of room for screen printing your designs on T-shirts, fabrics or any other flat-ish stuff desired. No previous art experience necessary. The studio just acquired 4 station T-shirt press!
 
email candy@candycoated.org to arrange independent screen printing projects 
tshirt printing
Saturate your mind with everything you ever wanted to know about printing T-shirts!
Super informative, inspiring and everyone leaves smiling ear to ear with their own screen. Co-taught by Candy & Jeremy Lauder, owner of the workshop's studio www.derisorydesigns.com
 
Email candy@candycoated.org to register and for more info!
Totally awesome One day T-shirt Workshop at www.derisorydesigns.com

 
"Street Cafe" collaboration @ the Philadelphia Free Library
 

Drawing inspiration from a truly vast collection of knowledge "Street Cafe" is a  
collaborative site-specific installation by multi-media artist Leroy Johnson & Candy CoatedCaptivatingly intricate sculptural street-scapes by Mr. Johnson conjure wall murals of patterned symbolic imagery culled by Candy from the Library's Prints and Pictures collection and will be on display in the Project HOME Cafe. 
 
 "Street Cafe", October 1, 2012 - January 2013 
 Opening reception: Thursday, October 5, 5:30-7:30 pm
 @ The Philadelphia Free Library, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia 
a curious image from the Philadelphia Free Library's Prints and Pictures Collection


 
CandyCoated Design Philadelphia Features
 
Thursday, October 11 @ 5:30 pm
Presenting this fall's fashion collection collaboration with Lobo Mau during Design Philadelphia in partnership with the Philadelphia Art Alliance. Taking our eternal cat love 24/7 theme and walking with it literally, a fanciful trunk show will transform the historic park's promenade into a fashion runaway with fully made up, super cute feline models cat walking about in adorable looks. This is not to be missed!

Interested in being a model? email candy@candycoated.org
patchwork
Oh la la, 50 yard patchwork dress in progress for unvieling at "Cat Walk" Fashion Show, Oct 11
The exhibitioncurated by Royce Epstein and Caroline Tiger, offers a window into Philadelphia's current design identity: features pieces by designers and brands based in and around Philadelphia, showcased in the familiar context of a lived-in loft. 

Oct. 10-20, Tues-Sat from 11am - 6pm at Minima Gallery, 118 North 3rd St.
Opening party on Fri. Oct. 12 and panel discussion 'Localism and Design' on Sat. Oct. 13  

Hope to see you at one of these happenings!

 
Late summer, time to harvest seeds previously and carefully sown...
wishing all a bountiful harvest!
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