President’s Day Art with Veterans, Art-a-thon Ahoy!

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ARTSEED’S LABYRINTH STUDIOS

President’s Day Drop-In Art-Making 
Monday, February 20, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 

ArtSeed’s Founder, Josefa Vaughan, wants you to join her and some veteran friends, alongside children who are on holiday, and other ArtSeed artists as we send mail art depicting our values and concerns to the White House or to any other address you choose.

ArtSeed’s 2017 theme is Marching Home: Grasping Valor and Preserving  Freedom, History, and the Environment on the Way to Peace. A core stimulus for making works this year is the Mailing Home Project. Our aim is to illuminate the interconnectedness of social and environmental issues, revealing the urgency of how human power relations affect the health of the planet and all the people who live on it. Please share this event with your friends and come!

Art-a-thon Planning Meetings Start Now!  

(Sundays 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. until the event)

We need your ideas and energy to make Saturday, April 22 the most exciting day ever! This 10-hour art-and-music-making marathon brings together diverse families and artists of all ages and levels of expertise. ArtSeed’s 9th Annual Earth Day Art-a-thon in the Presidio’s Thoreau Center benefits ArtSeed’s neediest students and raises awareness of art’s healing power. There are lots of opportunities for you to be involved in this key fundraiser! Join us for planning, drinks and refreshments.

Free Weekly Drop-in Art-making for 
Artists and Families
(every Sunday 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.)

Add your touch to a collaborative work-in-progress, find out about volunteering, teaching, coaching for classroom teachers, or sign your child up for day-long school holiday workshops, afterschool and weekend classes, or year-long apprenticeships.

Location of Planning Meetings and Drop-in ArtSeed Labyrinth Studios: 4301 Geary at 7th Ave San Francisco (Upstairs, studios #5, 5a, 5b, and 5c). For more information call Josefa at 415-656-9849 or Gino at 612-978-3511.