Classes, Talks, etc

Jan 27 2024

Tesia Blackburn announces upcoming art classes

News from Shipyard artist Tesia Blackburn "Acrylic Diva": As you may know, I'm kind of a crochet diva. I'm launching my first class in February, and it's in-person! Check out Crochet This Bag With Me! Spaces are really limited because we are being hosted in a private home in San ...
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Art fun with visiting artist Rene Capone May 6, 2023

Oct 11 2023

Art Rocks Clubhouse Saturday art classes are back!

Welcome to the Clubhouse, a real-time art experience for kids of all ages. Open every Saturday from 12:30 to 5 – drop in anytime, no reservations needed. Kids get to pick from lots of different material, charcoal, acrylic, markers, watercolor, color pencils. There are no rules, just make cool art ...
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Sep 9 2023

Art, Trauma, Resilience: a Conversation between Malik Seneferu and Denise Pate Thursday, September 28

A candid conversation between Shipyard artist Malik Seneferu and an arts leader. Also, San Francisco Arts Commission grant application tips for artists. MORE INFORMATION AND TICKETS Artist Meets Arts Leader Malik Seneferu, Bayview's iconic artist, meets Denise Pate, a beacon in Black arts leadership. Thursday, September 28, 2023, 5-7 p.m.Hungry ...
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Jul 28 2023

Afatasi the Artist leads genealogy research project focused on Black San Franciscans

News from Shipyard artist Afatasi The Artist: FaTasiLima presents “Where’re Yo’ People’s From?”, a culturally affirming, digital archival project which uses genealogical research as a powerful tool to support, engage, and empower descendants of the Transatlantic Slave Trade in the Americas, (descendant communities). Where’re Yo’ People’s From?: Introduction to your ...
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Jul 18 2023

Rhonel Roberts teaches watercolor class July 21

Shipyard artist Rhonel Roberts will be teaching watercolor painting this Friday at the Peak Design flagship store. Learning Watercolor with Rhonel Roberts Friday, July 21, 2023, 7:30-9:00 p.m. Peak Design San Francisco, 529 Hayes St., San Francisco(415) 707-4422 | sfstore@peakdesign.com All ages and skill levels welcome! You’ll learn beginning watercolor ...
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Jun 15 2023

“Acrylic Diva” Tesia Blackburn announces new classes, offers color mixing guide

Shipyard artist Tesia Blackburn is offering two new classes in July: Focus on Abstracts workshop - OnlineJuly 1, 2023, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. PDT Stuck in a rut? Don’t know what to paint? I got you. In this four-hour online acrylic painting workshop, I’ll show you how to get ...
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Graphic Arts Workshop Open House poster

May 8 2023

Graphic Arts Workshop open house Saturday, May 13

Shipyard artist Clare Metague announces: Graphic Arts Workshop in San Francisco's Dogpatch neighborhood offers a comprehensive fine art printmaking facility. For a modest monthly fee ($170) printmakers have 24/7 access to a safe environment. Please stop in and see several printers at work during our Open House this coming Saturday, ...
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student drawing

Apr 24 2023

Linda Hope announces drawing classes starting May 6 and June 17

Shipyard artist Linda Hope announces a new series of in-person Figure Drawing classes at the MPIC Clubhouse in San Francisco!   Figure Drawing I When: Saturdays  11:00 am - 2:30 pm Dates:   May 6 - June 10   Six Weeks   Where: MPIC Clubhouse Cost: $325  for 6-week course.  This includes the model fee! Figure Drawing ...
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Sep 14 2022

Tesia Blackburn “Acrylic Diva” offers painting classes

Shipyard artist Tesia Blackburn announces: What better way to start off the fall season than in a fun painting class? Grab a spot in one of my upcoming painting classes! It's a lot of fun and you can join in your pajamas!! Here's what's coming up (be sure you have ...
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Linda Hope student artwork

Sep 3 2022

Linda Hope offering classes in figure drawing, drawing from life, and acrylic painting

Shipyard artist Linda Hope announces four new classes - click or scroll down to view all three and examples of students' artworks. Figure drawing I and II at the MPIC ClubhouseDrawing from life, online through the CCSF ExtensionAcrylic painting, online through the CCSF Extension 1. Face to Face Figure Drawing ...
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Jul 4 2022

Tesia Blackburn “Acrylic Diva” announces painting classes

Shipyard artist Tesia Blackburn announces: Here's what's coming up (be sure you have images enabled cause these are beautiful).More information | Visit the registration page. Don't forget these classes are only $18 (what a deal, eh?) and you have a full seven days to review the recording. Spend a couple ...
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Student drawing from Linda Hope's class

May 17 2022

Linda Hope’s Wednesday figure drawing classes begin May 18 and June 22

Two five-week rounds of Face to Face Figure Drawing Classesled by Shipyard artist Linda Hope on Wednesdays! Scroll down for more images of student drawings When: Wednesdays, your choice of two dates: May 18-June 15, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmJune 22-July 20, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Where: MPIC Clubhouse,* 350 O'Shaughnessy ...
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May 4 2022

Deirdre Weinberg to speak May 15 about Tenderloin Museum portraits

Shipyard artist Deirdre Weinberg created a series of portraits as artist in residence at the Tenderloin Museum. Speakers in one of the audio profiles Deirdre's portrait project has a new life as "Hear me out," a series of online audio profiles streaming online. "Hear me out" is part of the ...
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student drawing

May 3 2022

Linda Hope’s Saturday figure drawing classes begin May 7 and June 25

Two rounds of Face to Face Figure Drawing on Saturdaysled by Shipyard artist Linda Hope! Scroll down for more images of student drawings Figure Drawing I When: Saturdays  May 7-June 11, 11:00 am - 3:00 pmWhere: MPIC Clubhouse,* 350 O'Shaughnessy Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94127Cost: $325 for the 6-week course. This includes the model fee!Registration: Call ...
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Sep 8 2021

STAR President Barbara Ockel interviewed for “Voices of the Community” podcast and August 19 radio broadcast

“We have never been assured beyond a doubt that dirt does not contain any toxic substances that we should be you know cautious about”-Barbara The 30-minute radio show was broadcast on KSFP 102.5FM August 19 and is available for listening on the "Voices of the Community" website. From the website: ...
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Aug 18 2021

Fall 2021 Remote Learning at CCSF Extension

Shipyard artist Linda Hope announces courses she will be teaching this fall: City Extension Program Fall 2021 class offerings are now on the CCSF website. This semester, starting in September, I will be teaching courses similar to the ones I used to teach at Ft. Mason, but modified for a ...
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Image from Linda Hope's drawing class

May 7 2021

Shipyard artist Linda Hope announces classes and workshops

Announcement from Shipyard artist Linda Hope: Summer 2021 Remote Learning at CCSF Extension City Extension Program summer class offerings are now on the CCSF website. This summer, starting June 5, I will be teaching the courses similar to the ones I used to teach at Ft. Mason, but modified for ...
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May 4 2021

Zoom workshop: Painting the Figure in the Landscape from Photo Reference

Shipyard artist Bruce Katz announces: Figures help enliven landscape or cityscape scenes and make them more interesting. Let's focus on that in this next Zoom workshop. Thursday, May 20 and Friday, May 21, 20219:00 to 1:00 (Pacific Daylight Time) both daysFrom the comfort of your own home! Here's the idea: ...
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Art Rocks kid class

Jan 22 2020

Art Rocks Club House art classes for kids now offered every Sunday

Coronavirus update: the Art Rocks Club House is closed until San Francisco public health guidelines permit such gatherings to resume. The Art Rocks Club House Foundation announces weekly art classes for kids at Hunters Point Shipyard: WHEN – every Sunday throughout 2020 [Update 1/30: Extended throughout the year!]WHERE – meet ...
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Jan 19 2020

To the Point series: Saturday, Jan. 25, conversation on the future of Hunters Point Shipyard

Hunters Point Shipyard: A Paradigm Shift Saturday, January 25, 2020 11 a.m. Over the past year Dr. M. Reza Shirazi, the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Global Fellow at UC Berkeley’s Institute of Urban and Regional Development, has conducted a major study of the Hunters Point Shipyard development. As part of his research, he conducted ...
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