BIG BIG CITY: Brooklyn
LaunchPad (721 Franklin Ave., Brooklyn)
Free admission, $5 suggested for classes
Brooklyn Skillshare and San Francisco-Bay Area arts & culture blog, BIG THINGS are teaming up to bring you BIG BIG CITY: Brooklyn, an afternoon of mini-skills workshops and pop-up art market featuring local artists.
The workshop schedule:
11 am – 12:30 pm Confetti egg tutorial with Tessa Watson of The Textile Utility
12:30 pm – 2 pm Bookmaking with Elise Pelletier from Foreshadow Press
2 pm – 3:30 pm Japanese tea ceremony and matcha-making with tea expert and photographer, Johnny Fogg. A donation of $5 is suggested to participate in classes.
A marketplace of artists will include handmade goods by West Coast artists in the BIG THINGS SHOP; prints by Foreshadow Press; tiny terrarium jewelry by With Roots, work by illustrators Tuesday Bassen and Pete Gamlen; Capricious Magazine, and photo prints by Meg Wachter.
This event is the second installation of BIG BIG CITY, a yearlong series of events celebrating and connecting the vibrant arts communities in the USA.