Monday, October 8, 2012

 Good News:
 Starting the Fall season with some really nice Ink !!
 click on pic for Philadelphia Inquirer article...


 A CandyCoated Design Philadelphia starts with:
 Thursday, October 11 @ 5:30 pm sharp - 6pm
This Thursday, I am pleased to present to you "Cat Walk", a fashion collaboration with Lobo Mauin partnership with the Philadelphia Art Alliance. This fanciful trunk show will roll into Rittenhouse Square (literally on a three-wheeled tricycle) featuring a dazzling array of one-of-a-kind garments.  Models, fully made up as felines, will promenade the historic Square's walkways to showcase this new collection. Meet us in Rittenhouse Square Park, then afterwards to the Philadelphia Art Alliance for mixing and mingling.  
diamond wall paper
Candy Coated Studio's "Diamond Power" wallpaper design featured in "Four Corners" at Minima
Candy Coated Studio's "Diamond Power" Wallpaper to be featured in this exhibition and 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. 

Opening Party is Friday, Oct. 12, 6-9pm
Oct. 10 - 20, Tues-Sat from 11am - 6pm at Minima Gallery, 118 North 3rd St, Philadelphia
   The Screen Printing Studio School is new and improved!

November & December Silk-Screen Printing Classes!
These short n' sweet classes host 2-4 students, provide specialized instruction in and plenty of room for screen printing your very own designs on T-shirts, fabrics, wall paper, and any other flat-ish stuff you want to customize! The courses have been revamped as the studio has acquired a 4 station T-shirt press and a screen exposure unit for in-house screen burning! No previous experience necessary, but a desire to learn is!
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
Email to register and for more info!

 "Street Cafe" wall mural installation at The Philadelphia Free Library
detail of wall mural made completely of stickers at the Free Library of Philly!

Drawing inspiration from the H.O.M.E. Page Cafe and exploration of communal spaces, "Street Cafe" is a collaborative site-specific installation by multi-media artist Leroy Johnson & visual designer Candy Depew of  Captivatingly intricate sculptural street-scapes by Mr. Johnson conjure free flowing wall murals of patterned symbolic imagery culled by Candy from the Library's Print and Pictures collection
 Exhibition runs from October 1, 2012 - January 2013 
 @ The Philadelphia Free Library, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia 

  Let art and design into your life..... it makes you warm and fuzzy inside! 
  Wishing you a bountiful fall!