Alexis Arnold Opening

May 20, 2014 by Workshop Residence
our Dogpatch neighbor Roscoe the Labradoodle...

Join us this Saturday, May 24th, 1:00-4:00pm for an opening with Alexis Arnold. She crystallized an amazing number of objects using a variety of materials.


Ann, Braden, and Katie
Crystallized books, scouring pads, and a tie rack from Ikea made during Alexis's workshop last week.
even birds and their feathers crystalize together...
Now is the time to submit your proposal for the Annual Residency Competition! Deadline is May 31st! Click here to apply.  

Alexis Arnold: Crystallized Objects

May 01, 2014 by Workshop Residence

Ringo the Beagle visiting Dogpatch from Bernal Heights……

Incoming resident Alexis Arnold  crystallizes books, cloth, and metal objects, hosting a hands-on workshop on Saturday, May 10th. 
See examples at the Dogpatch Street fair this Sunday! We will be open 10-3pm.


Ann, Braden, and Katie

The objects are immersed in a solution of saturated Borax salt water, manipulated, and then placed in a dehydration chamber to dry.  Bring a book or object from your shelf, or choose one from our collection. Saturday, May 10th, 2-6pm $400 Click here to sign up! 

*We are offering a discount for authors to bring a book they have written. To learn more, call Workshop at (415) 285 2050.
30 days left to submit your idea to our Annual Residency Competition! Winner awarded $2,000 honorarium, $5,000 project budget, and our help to transform their idea into a product. Click here to see proposals and share your ideas.  
ArtMarket passes available!

Stop by Workshop Residence and pick one up. We will be located near the entrance of the fair.

May 15th - 18th
Fort Mason Festival Pavilion