Archive for the ‘Frisbie St. Art Days’ category

July 18th * Frisbie St. Summer Art Party * 3 to 9 p.m.

Posted July 6th, 2010 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

Art + Community + Music + Food! What could be better for a Sunday afternoon in July? Please join us for a summer Art Party at Frisbie St. on July 18th from 3 to 9pm. We will be making One Word Collages in the backyard and there will be an interactive art installation inside the […]

Body Image Workshop from 1:30 – 3 p.m. Sunday, May 23

Posted May 12th, 2010 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

You are invited to join a Body Image Workshop from 1:30-3 p.m. Sunday, May 23 led by Kathryn Sterbenc and Linda Shanti McCabe at 204 Frisbie St., Oakland, as part of the “Mirror Image” Art Show. We will begin by viewing “Onslaught,” a 1-minute video showing the beauty industry’s media messages that bombard young girls […]

Thanks for a fun SWAN Day!

Posted April 2nd, 2010 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

We had a good time celebrating “Support Women Artists Now” Day by making Artist Trading cards at Frisbie St.  You can view our gallery of pictures to see some of the creations. While you’re there, check out the new pictures posted from our Art Day in February with Leah Virsik. We learned how to make […]

Join us at Frisbie St. on Saturday from 1 to 5pm for SWAN Day!

Posted March 24th, 2010 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

We hope to see you this Saturday, March 27 for SWAN Day. “Support Women Artists Now” is an international celebration of women artists organized by WomenArts. Large and small events will be happening worldwide and you can participate by coming to Frisbie St. to make Artist Trading Cards in honor of woman artists. Join us […]

Frisbie St. Art Day this Sunday with Leah Virsik * 11am to 3:30pm

Posted February 24th, 2010 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

Hey creative souls, We have a great class lined up for this Sunday afternoon at Frisbie St. Leah Virsik is a fantastic teacher. See the class description below, we have a few spots still open. In this workshop, you’ll collage, paint and sew your own postcards, make your own various-sized handmade envelopes and learn how […]

Upcoming Art Day @ Frisbie St. on Jan. 17: Making Sacred Masks

Posted January 9th, 2010 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

Making Sacred Masks to Keep New Years Resolutions led by Nicki Koethner Sunday, January 17 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Frisbie St. Art in Oakland, CA $45 Please R.S.V.P to lanell (at) Reflecting on the past year we will be focusing on the positive, letting go and releasing the negative influences and setting intentions […]

The end of the calendar year offers a perfect time for reflection and setting intentions for 2010. Come join us at Frisbie St. on Sunday, Dec. 27 from 1 to 5 pm as we create visual journals for new beginnings. We will be drawing inspiration and ideas from Jennifer New’s book, Drawing from Life: The […]

Frisbie St. Art Day this Sunday! Mapmaking from 1 to 5 pm

Posted November 11th, 2009 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

Inspired by the book You are Here: Personal Geographies and Other Maps of the Imagination by Katharine Harmon on Sunday, Nov. 15 from 1 to 5 pm we’ll be making maps at Frisbie St. Come explore some aspect of your inner or outer world. Create a visual map of the territory and discover new dimensions. […]

*Build an Altar for Dia de Los Muertos* Oct. 25 from 1 to 5 pm

Posted October 23rd, 2009 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

(Photo by digiyesica) In honor of Dia de Los Muertos come make an altar for someone you love that has passed away. Or in the spirit of the fall season build an altar for something that you want to let go of or nurture in yourself during the coming winter months. We’ll be making small […]


Posted September 16th, 2009 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

We’ve been having fun at Frisbie St. with a bookmaking class led by artist Leah Virsik and Photography Q & A with Becky Jaffe and Myles Boisen. Thanks to everyone who attended and to Leah, Becky and Myles for sharing their art and craft with us. If you missed these events, we’re planning more so […]

Art Murmur Tonight! & Free Photo Q&A Session on Sunday @Frisbie St.

Posted September 4th, 2009 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

September is here and so is Oakland’s Friday night Art Murmur. All the local galleries will be open so take your pick (you can click on the gallery links on the right hand side.) Check out 21 Grand – Becky Jaffe, the co-curator of the upcoming Still (in) Motion Art Show at Frisbie St. will […]

Upcoming Art Days @ Frisbie St.

Posted August 22nd, 2009 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

LEARN TO MAKE A HANDBOUND JOURNAL There are still a few spots left in Leah Virsik’s book making class. A bargin at $35, this class for beginners will teach you how to make your own stitch bound journal. Join us next Sunday, August 30 from 2 to 4:30 p.m. For more information and to register: […]

Thanks to everyone who came out for Mandala making on Sunday!

Posted July 29th, 2009 by FrisbieSt.. Comments Off.

What a perfect day! Thank you! Some of the Mandala creations and works in progress are posted here: Art Days. And special thanks to Elka Vera who helped co-lead the day. She also uses her living space to foster connection and community. Check out her summer series of circles for wellness & prosperity.

There’s no need to figure out what you are going to do next Sunday. Come make some art at Frisbie St. and then head over to Splash Pad Park (across from Grand Lake Theatre) for the Oaklandish Salsa Party. See you there! Frisbie St. Art Day! Next Sunday, July 26 from 1 to 5 p.m. […]