June 3, 2011

BIG THINGS & Swarm Gallery are pleased to collaborate for a massive creative adventure with a Summer Solstice Party! Crafting, cooking, live music, performances and a marketplace of unique handmade and vintage goods.

Come experience the sights, sounds, tastes, smells and feelings of summer!

Saturday, June 18th, 2011 at 6 PM
Swarm Gallery
560 Second Street Oakland, CA
$5 donation at the door

Market with local designers and wares, including:
+ the Estruscan-inspired collection from the Oakland/Brooklyn design duo, Feral Childe;
+ Geometrically-patterned fashions designed & made in Oakland by Serial Cultura;
+ Natural scents and skincare made with love in San Francisco by Captain Blankenship;
+ Storefront installation/performance by renegade knitters Emily Jan, Síle Convery and the knit-one-one studio;
+ Art objects, found and hand-crafted jewelry from Swarm’s QUICK SHOP ART STOP and BIG THINGS SHOP!
+ And more surprises…

Food served up fresh from Guerilla Grub.

Live music starting at 7:30PM with:
+ PIKI (Sam Ospovat of Oakland-based Beep!) with live projections by Miriam Lakes
+ Social Studies – Social Studies crafts intricate songs that combine angular indie rock and classic twee-pop
+ DJ Ben Bracken (Intl Freakout A Go Go)

Summer Solstice screen-printed poster by Paul Morgan. Get one for just $20!

Hope to see you all there!!!


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