Nov
2
to Jan 1

Poketo x Join Holiday Market 

We are partnering with Poketo once again for a holiday market at their beautiful new space at ROW DTLA. If you’re in Los Angeles, be sure to stop by to shop housewares, accessories, and all of your holiday gifts, made by independent designers.

Details:

Poketo at ROW DTLA | 777 S Alameda St. #174, Los Angeles, CA 90021

Opening party on November 2nd | 6 -9 pm

Market will be open November 2nd-January 2019

Participating studios:

Blk Pine Workshop

Clay Factor Ceramics

Cofield

Drifter Organics

Earthen

fruitsuper

Gabriel Stromberg

Highlow Jewelry

History+Industry

L&G Studio  

Mavro Tawny

Melanie Abrantes Designs

MGG Studio

Open Editions

Talbot & Yoon

The Granite

The Pursuits of Happiness

Tiro Tiro

Wolfum


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Nov
17
to Nov 18

West Cost Craft Winter '18

West Coast Craft is a juried exhibition of artist and designer craftspeople inspired by the mood and aesthetics of the West Coast lifestyle. Go and be inspired by West Coast design, and shop for holiday gifts. Attendance is free and open to the general public.

November 17 & 18 2018 | 10 am - 6 pm

Festival Pavilion at the Fort Mason Center

2 Marina Blvd Landmark Building C, Suite 260
San Francisco, CA 94123

Participating Join Members:

Adrian Clutario
Alice Tacheny Design
Amy Hamley Ceramics
Brave Matter
Debbie Bean
Earthen
Etta + Billie
Fire Road
fruitsuper
GDS Cloth Goods
Highlow Jewelry
Melanie Abrantes Designs
Pigeon Toe Ceramics
Soft Century
The Pursuits of Happiness
Tiro Tiro
Two Hands Full
Wolfum
Workshop the Granite
Yvonne Mouser

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Nov
24
9:00 AM09:00

Portland Warehouse Sale

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Pigeon Toe, North of West and Altar are teaming up again to bring you the Warehouse sale of your wildest dreams! Holiday season is upon us, and this one-day-only event is the perfect chance to shop seconds, samples and discontinued product- all up to 90% off! 

Due to a continued overwhelming response, we will be doing two openings this year, with a short closure in-between to replenish product. First 50 people in line for each opening will get entered into a vendor giveaway.

Details:

Saturday, Nov. 24th
9-11:30AM
2:30-3PM
522 N Thompson St, Portland, OR 97227


Vendors:
Pigeon Toe
North of West
Altar
Martina Thornhill
Frankie + Coco PDX
Minoux Jewelry
Fruitsuper
Apartment on Belmont

Find more information on this amazing sale here!

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Nov
29
to Dec 2

King Street Maker Market 2018

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It’s back! The annual King Street Maker Market is a four day holiday pop up, just in time to buy all your gifts for the season! Come by and support over 45 small PNW makers and studios!

Details:
Nov. 29 thru Dec. 2 | 11am—7pm
666 S King St, Seattle, WA 98104

Find more information on the pop up here!

Participating Join studios:

Bremelo Press
fruitsuper
History+Industry
Pilgrim Paper Co
Tiro Tiro

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Dec
15
10:00 AM10:00

JOIN Holiday Market with Tina Frey Studios

JOIN Holiday Market with Tina Frey Studios

JOIN is hosting a weekend holiday market at Tina Frey's Studio in San Francisco this December for all your shopping needs. Come support some wonderful Bay Area independent makers and creators and prep for the holidays! 

Details:

Tina Frey Design | 1485 Bancroft Ave, San Francisco, CA 94124
December 15 | 10am-5pm

Participating SF Studios:

Abacus Row  
Amy Hamley Ceramics
Aplat
Brave Matter
Hannah B Quinn
Honey & Bloom
Melanie Abrantes
MGG Studio  
Studio Stockhome
Zelma Rose


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Nov
10
10:00 AM10:00

Seattle Sample Sale

ONE DAY ONLY!

Save the date! There will be a sample sale featuring 14 studios in Seattle at 400 Fairview Ave., next to Join Shop. Make sure to come early to snag the best pieces: sample sales always go fast! Get holiday gifts, or that piece you’ve been eyeing at a discount!

14 Studios / Shop samples, seconds, & DEALS, DEALS, DEALS!

**Parking available at 400 Fairview for only $5 on Saturdays.

Details:

Saturday, November 10, 2018 | 10 AM – 2 PM
400 Fairview Ave N

Participating studios:

Apartment on Belmont
Base Modern
BAUH
Blk Pine Workshop
Bosque Design
Fruitsuper
Grain
Hemleva
Rebekah J Designs
The Granite
The Pursuits of Happiness
Two Hands Full
Velouria

Find more information on the event here!

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Nov
9
6:00 PM18:00

Currents | Book Launch Party & Signing

Join us to celebrate the release of Currents : Contemporary Pacific Northwest Design. Featuring 40 remarkable makers and designers! Featuring JOIN Design members and friends: 
Base Modern
Bosque Design
Electric Coffin
Fruitsuper
John Hogan
Merkled Studio
Pigeon Toe Ceramics
The Granite
urbancase

Hosted at our brick and mortar, Join Shop. It'll be a festive night of meeting the designers, book signings, and wine!

RSPV and find more information here!

Details
Friday, November 9, 2018
6 PM – 8 PM
Join Shop | 400 Fairview Ave N Seattle, WA 98109



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Nov
3
12:00 PM12:00

Spoon Carving Workshop with Melanie Abrantes at Poketo

DETAILS

Saturday, November 3, 2018
12 PM - 3 PM
Poketo Project Space at ROW DTLA
777 S. Alameda St. #174 Los Angeles, CA 90021
(213) 372 - 5686

Designer Melanie Abrantes will lead students in hand carving their own wooden spoon using traditional Japanese tools and techniques at Poketo’s beautiful Poketo Project Space at ROW DTLA. Melanie will guide students through safety, wood types, and techniques to carve their wooden spoon. All tools and supplies will be provided to use during the workshop, with the option of purchasing the tools at a discounted rate to continue your spoon making practice at home!

Find more information and buy tickets here!

The Class includes: 

    • Tool Rental: Japanese Spoon Gouge, Whittling Knife, Work Bench, and Shinto Rasp

    • Basswood Spoon blank

    • Instructions + Video Tutorialtechniques, and brainstorm ideas for projects

    • Branded Muslin Bag

    • Wood Butter

    • Sandpaper

    • Finishing Cloth

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Oct
20
11:00 AM11:00

Bay Area Made Presents: Where Craft Meets Innovation Market & Showcase

On October 20th, over 40 Bay Area designers and artists will showcase and sell their work at Concreteworks in Alameda for Where Craft Meets Innovation: A Market and Showcase. Presented by Bay Area Made, visitors will have the opportunity to shop and meet the makers of apparel, accessories, body, home, garden, food, and beverage products, all produced in the Bay Area.

Where Craft Meets Innovation
Saturday, October 20, 2018
11AM - 5PM
Concreteworks | 2033 Everett St, Alameda

Find more information on this event here!

Participating Join studios:

Yvonne Mouser
Hannah Beatrice Quinn
Lacson Ravello
Zelma Rose
MGG Studio
Alice Tacheny Design
Drifter Organics  

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Oct
18
to Oct 21

Sunshine + Modern Design: The Milk Stand Returns to WestEdge

Sunshine + Modern Design: The Milk Stand Returns to WestEdge in Santa Monica

Design Milk returns once again to WestEdge Design Fair, October 18-21 in Santa Monica at The Barker Hangar. WestEdge offers the best in modern design and an opportunity to connect with premium home furnishings brands and designers behind thousands of inspiring products, from the West Coast and beyond.

The Milk Stand is a shoppable section of the show and will be cash-and-carry which means you’ll be able to take home modern jewelry, textiles, and home accessories. 

Participating Join studios include: 

MGG Studios
Studio Stockhome

WestEdge Design Fair
The Barker Hangar
3021 Airport Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Opening Night Preview Party 
Thursday, October 18, 7:00-10:00pm

Open to the Trade and Public
Friday, October 19, 10:00am–6:00pm
Saturday, October 20, 10:00am–6:00pm
Sunday, October 21, 10:00am–5:00pm

Register for complimentary admission here!

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Oct
13
to Oct 21

Heath + Aplat: Zero Waste Kitchen

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Join Aplat at Heath Ceramics to celebrate their newest collection, Zero Waste Kitchen, including these round covers designed exclusively for Heath’s bowls. You’ll find these and the full line of culinary totes in their showroom kitchen. 

Details
October 13-21
10 AM - 7 PM
Heath Ceramics | 2900 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94110

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Oct
11
to Oct 15

Doing and Being: Ten Years of Creative Collaboration at Grain

One of JOIN’s original members, Grain, will be exhibiting their first solo show in New York, celebrating ten years of practice at Colony324 Canal Street, opening on October 11. 

Thursday October 11, 6:00 - 9:00 pm opening night 
Friday October 12, 12:00 - 6:00 pm
Saturday October 13, 11:00 - 12:00 pm yoga class 
Saturday October 13, 12:00 - 6:00 pm
Monday October 15, 12:00 - 6:00 pm

RSPV to Opening Night 

RSPV to the Yoga Class

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Sep
21
6:30 PM18:30

Design Lecture Series by Civilization

Civilization presents their highly anticipated 2018/2019 Design Lecture Series. All lectures are free (though tickets go quickly!) at the Seattle Public Library, Central Branch in downtown Seattle.

The first lecture will be presented by Bonnie Siegler on September 21, 2018, with doors opening at 6:30 pm.

This year Join Shop will also be partnering with the series to bring design goods at the lectures!

2018-19 SERIES

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Sep
1
2:00 PM14:00

Area Industry: Ceramic Event in Portland, OR

Mantel is launching a modern ceramics event in Portland, OR this September. Grab a drink from the bar, shop local ceramics, get your groove on with our house DJ, grab some grub from the food carts, sit down at the workshop table with your favorite local potter, and maybe even make your own mug.

WHEN: September 1st, 2-8 pm. 

Find more information here! 

JOIN studios participating:

The Granite

Pigeon Toe

Clay Factor

Two Hands Full

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Aug
12
to Aug 15

NY NOW 2018

NY NOW is August 12-15, 2018 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 655 W 34th Street, New York City. One of the largest tradeshows and markets every year, NY NOW will feature so many designers and makers of all sizes, including our very own JOIN Booth.

HOURS:
August 12-14, 2018 : 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
August 15, 2018 : 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Participating JOIN studios for this show include:

Apartment on Belmont

Etta + Billie

Hewn

Ink & Osprey Studio

Melanie Abrantes Designs

MGG Studio

Nourishing Notes

Studio Stockhome

Talbot + Yoon

The Pursuits of Happiness

Young American Creative

Zelma Rose

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Aug
2
to Aug 5

1 ROOM: Group Exhibition at studio e Gallery

Come celebrate our Northwest artists at 1 ROOM, a group exhibition of works by studio e gallery and other local artists.

When: August 2 - 5, 2018

HOURS
Thursday, August 2: 4:30 – 10:00 PM
Friday, August 3: 12:00 – 9:00 PM
Saturday, August 4: 12:00 – 8:00 PM
Sunday, August 5: 12:00 – 7:00 PM


OPENING RECEPTION PARTY
Thursday, August 2 from 7 – 10 PM

Where: studio e Gallery, Alvalara Hawk Tower
255 S. King Street (next to Seattle Art Fair)

Immerse yourself in a grand display of art shown in a spectacular place at the foot of the newly constructed Avalara Hawk Tower in Pioneer Square. The artwork of over forty established and emerging Pacific Northwest artists showcases an impressive variety of styles and mediums, offering a uniquely inclusive snapshot of the Seattle art scene. 

Situated adjacent to the Seattle Art Fair site, this location—on the north side of CenturyLink Field—is a short walk away from the Art Fair. 

1 ROOM is showcasing over 40 different PNW artists, including JOIN members, Brian Beck, Michael Doyle of Apartment on Belmont, and Gabriel Stromberg.

Find more information on the event here.

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Jul
28
3:00 PM15:00

Fresh Start Plant Swap and Fundraiser

Fresh Start is, first and foremost, a plant swap. Bring your plant cuttings, starts, pots, gardening tools, etc to trade and give away to others. This is a free event at Bar Ciudad in Georgetown in Seattle. 

Fresh Start is also a fundraiser event for local nonprofits. In each city that a swap is hosted, a local organization is selected to raise money for through a fundraiser raffle, with local artists and makers donating prizes.

Fresh Start Seattle 2018 will be supporting Urban Artworks - a nonprofit providing opportunities for youth and contemporary artists to create public works of art.

There will be raffle drawings with prize donations from any local artists and makers including JOIN members Rachel Ravitch and fruitsuper.

Instagram: @startfreshfreshstart
Website: afreshstartprogram.com
Email: hello@afreshstartprogram.com

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Jul
21
1:00 PM13:00

Woven Necklace Workshop with Zelma Rose

Fiber artist Lisa Anderson Shaffer of Zelma Rose is teaching a class on how to make one of her best selling designs, the Joshua Necklace/Belt. In this class you will learn Lisa's own methods for hand weaving and cord wrapping this versatile fiber design that can be worn a multitude of ways as a necklace and a belt. The workshop will start with instruction on weaving and cord wrapping, and end with knotting techniques to style the Joshua necklace. 

Each student will be given cotton & hemp cord (enough to make a Joshua Necklace/Belt and to play and create their own design), cotton storing bag, needle and needle book, and printed knot and styling technique info sheet/book. 

When: Saturday, July 21st 1-4pm

Where: Yonder Shop, 701 11th Ave x Cabrillo, San Francisco, CA 94118

You can find more information on the workshop here.

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Jul
8
10:00 AM10:00

Patterned Tote Bag Workshop: San Diego

Erin Dollar, founder of Cotton & Flax, is teaching a workshop on block printing on fabric at their studio in San Diego. Students will learn how to design and print their own designs to create a custom tote bag!

  • where: Cotton & Flax - 3180 Adams Ave. in San Diego, CA
  • when: Sunday, July 8, 2018 (10am-1pm) 
  • price: $65 USD 
  • class size: 6 students - beginners welcome!

All materials will be provided: linoleum blocks, carving tools and xacto knives, non-toxic printing ink, and a sturdy cotton tote bag. At the end of the workshop, you’ll go home with your own custom-printed tote bag to use for groceries, trips to the library, or a day at the beach.

Sign up to learn about block printing from a professionally trained printmaker, and see your designs come to life during this craft class in San Diego!

* Please note: due to setup costs, all sales are final. 

Find more information and sign up here!

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Jun
30
1:00 PM13:00

Spoon Carving Workshop with Melanie Abrantes

Melanie Abrantes is hosting another Spoon Carving Workshop at her Oakland Studio this June 30. Melanie will guide her students with instruction on spoon carving, as well as different wood types and tools. After carving their spoon, students will sand and apply a finish to their creations to bring home and use. All tools will be provided to use during the workshop, with the option of purchasing the tools at a discounted rate to continue the craft at home.

+ Basswood Spoon bank
+ Japanese Spoon Gouge
+ Mikikicha carving knife
+ Japanese Rasp
+ Handwritten instructions
+ Snacks and Drinks

Limited seats available. Find more information and purchase tickets here!

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Jun
17
11:00 AM11:00

Hand Broom Workshop with Hannah B Quinn

Join designer Hannah Quinn and learn cord lashing techniques for making up to three hand brooms using black-dyed and natural broom corn. Take a handful of broom corn home and continue making unique cleaning tools on your own.

There are two different workshop sessions available currently.

When: Sunday, 6/17. 11 am - 1:30 pm OR Wednesday, 6/20, 6 p  8:30 pm

A $125 non-refundable workshop fee covers all supplies and materials.

This workshop is open to adults only.

Find more information here!

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Jun
9
10:00 AM10:00

West Coast Craft Summer 2018

The Summer 2018 West Coast Craft tradeshow will be held at the Festival Pavilion in historic Fort Mason.

Over 275 of the best artists and designers whose work reflects the spirit and style of the West Coast. Free & open to the public! 

June 9 + 10, Open 10 AM- 6 PM.

Featuring Join Design members:

Abacus Row
Amy Hamley Ceramics
Brave Matter
Drifter Organics
Marja Germans Gard Studio
The Pursuits of Happiness
Tiro Tiro
Zelma Rose

Find more information on the Facebook event page or the WCC website.

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Jun
2
10:00 AM10:00

Semi-Annual Warehouse Sale

 

It's time once again for the semi-annual Warehouse Sale Save-a-Palooza event, hosted by Pigeon Toe, North of West, and Alter PDX at Pigeon Toe HQ!  Eleven West Coast vendors (including many of our JOIN favorites!) will be participating at the event, on Saturday, June 2nd from 10AM-2PM. The first 50 people in line get entered into a vendor giveaway, so make sure to get there early!

Up to 90% off on seconds, seasonal back stock, remnant stock, fixtures, samples, and fabric and deep discounts on ceramics, women's apparel, baby apparel, house wares, jewelry, and more! Everything goes fast!

Participating vendors:
Pigeon Toe, North of West, Altar PDX, Martina Thornhill, Frankie + Coco PDX, Portland Apron Company, Fail Jewelry, History + Industry, Natalie Joy, Anna Joyce Design, and Hank by Henry

Find more info here on this great event!

 

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Jun
1
5:00 PM17:00

JOIN Shop Turns ONE: Anniversary Party

Come celebrate with us Friday, June 1 from 5-9 pm as our little shop turns one! It has been a wonderful, challenging, and invigorating year, and we would love for you to come celebrate our amazing, fantastic community of designers and makers. It'll be an extravaganza with raffles, prizes, Meet the Makers, and delicious wine from our pals Foundry Vineyards

Meet the Makers:

Apartment on Belmont Bremelo Press / Brian Beck / Fin Fruitsuper /Gabriel Stromberg / Melanie Abrantes Designs / Piano Nobile / Pilgrim Paper Co.

Raffles and Prizes from:

Blk Pine Workshop / GRAY / Iacoli & McAllister

See you soon!

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May
20
to May 23

Milk Stand Pop Up at ICFF 2018

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Milk Stand will be at ICFF during NY Design Week again for its fourth year, this year featuring Join Members: Marja Germans Gard Studio, Studio Stockhome, and Talbot & Yoon.

Milk Stand will feature a curated selection of independent designers and makers, as well as selling Design Milk merchandise. Milk stand will be at booth #101 at ICFF, at the Javit's Center.

Find more information here!

 

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May
19
to May 22

Furnishing Utopia 3.0: Hands to Work at NY Design Week

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Design Within Reach presents a special exhibit, Furnishing Utopia to be presented at NY Design Week. Designers were asked to explore the virtues of focused work and cleanliness of the Shakers. This theme of chores reexamines our concepts of these activities and the tools related to them.

With 50+ new objects from 26 international designers, the exhibit also includes interactive visual and sound installations to challenge visitors to consider again common tools. 

Hands to Work is curated by Studio Gorm, Christopher Specce and Ladies & Gentlemen Studio, with overall creative direction by Ladies & Gentlemen Studio. 

This year's exhibit includes 26 international designers, including a few of JOIN Collective's studios, like Fin, Ladies & Gentlemen Studio, Pat Kim, and Studio Gorm!

The exhibit is open 10 am - 6 pm Saturday and Sunday, and 9 am- 5 pm Monday and Tuesday.

For more information, head to the website.

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May
17
to May 23

BUILT @ NYCxDesign 2018

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American Design Club presents BUILT, at NYCxDesign 2018, one of the biggest design showcases in the world. The reception party of American Design Club's 14th design show will be held at Canal Street Market on May 17th 6 - 8pm.

BUILT will be on view and open to the public May 11th - 23rd. Hours each day are 11am - 7 pm (Sundays 12 - 6pm). Find more information here

This year's show features JOIN Members Trey Jones Studio and Human Crafted.

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Apr
21
1:00 PM13:00

Watercolor Botanicals Class

A super special workshop event! Sarah Simon of TheMintGardener will be teaching a Botanical Watercolor class at JOIN Shop. 

Watercolor Instructor Sarah will provide the knowledge, tips and tricks to create a beautiful watercolor piece of Potted House Plants & Herbs. You will spend the first hour learning five different watercolor painting techniques, so you can incorporate these new painting skills into your collection of talents. The second hour will be spent learning to shape, paint, mix and blend your own leafy botanicals, with all the materials that you need provided. This class is for beginners or experienced artists – anyone who is interested in learning the techniques and style of the Watercolor Art!

Ticket price includes instruction, completed watercolor technique sheet, materials to take home to continue practicing your new skills! Join us for a wonderful afternoon of painting and learning; beverages and light appetizers will be included. Buy a ticket for you...and a couple of friends! 

Click here to purchase your ticket and for more information!

 

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Apr
12
5:00 PM17:00

History + Industry Trunk Show

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Designer, artist, maker Irene Wood of History + Industry will be joining us at JOIN Shop Seattle for a super special trunk show! Shop her unique, gorgeous, handcrafted jewelry including earrings, statement necklaces, and cuffs. Sip some wine and meet the oh-so-lovely Irene in person!

Be sure to arrive early, as pieces sold out quickly at our last event!

For more information :  Facebook.

 

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Apr
5
to May 24

A Series of Shapes: New Work by Gabriel Stromberg

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In A Series of Shapes, designer Gabriel Stromberg experiments with basic design elements like form, space and typography to create a body of work focused on personal narrative and creative investigation. Stromberg is creative director of Civilization.

Featuring collaborations with Cold Cube Press, Open–Editions and a series of new screenprints. Books, Prints and Totes will be on sale.

Thursday 5th Apr 2018 – Thursday 31st May 2018
Gallery Hours: M – Th, 11am – 6pm
Opening Party: 5 April, 6 – 9pm

at Non–Breaking Space
532 1st Ave S. Seattle, WA 98104

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Dec
1
to Dec 3

JOIN Holiday Market

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JOIN is hosting a weekend-long holiday market at Neighbor in Oakland this December for all your shopping needs. Come support some wonderful independent makers and creators and prep for the holidays! 

The opening party is Friday, Dec 1 from 5:30 - 8 pm.

Weekend Hours: 11-6pm Sat / Sun 

 

Participating Studios:

GDS Cloth Goods

Maria Schoettler

Melanie Abrantes Designs

Modern Shibori

Most Modest

Nipomo

Totem

WEST PERRO

Wend Studios

Yvonne Mouser

Zelma Rose

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