art by Kate McQuillen

This year for Greenpoint Open Studios (June 2-3, 12-6pm), in addition to opening up their studios to the public, some of our favorite Greenpoint artists are offering rainbow-tinted workshops and live demos of their craft. From a screenprinting workshop to textile dyeing to pottery demonstrations, here are our our top picks for you to get a little more DIY during GOS this weekend!

Color Theory Through Screenprinting
Sunday, June 3rd | 1pm
71 Sutton Street, Garage
In this workshop with Greenpoint artist Kate McQuillen, participants will learn about color theory through printing spectral gradients. After a brief demo, everyone will be able to create their own individual spectrums through choices of pre-mixed gradients. Each participant will leave with a few works on paper, each approximately 8” x 8.”
$35 per person includes materials.
Tickets and info here

image via Molly George on Instagram

Bundle Dyeing & Indigo Dyeing
All weekend, June 2nd-3rd | 12pm-6pm
473 Porter Avenue
Textile artist Molly George will be doing a live demonstration of bundle dyeing and indigo dyeing onto cotton t-shirts.
More info here

via Clay Space on Instagram

Ceramics/Pottery Demos
All weekend, June 2nd-3rd | 12pm-6pm
Clay Space 1205 | 1205 Manhattan Ave Suite 2-4-1
Clay Space artists will be doing live demonstrations of their craft.
More info here

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