SWANNING AROUND: AN INTIMATE INTRODUCTION TO BLACK SWAN ART WEAR AND THE TEXTILE ARTIST ANN BROOKS

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Recently, we had the most wonderful opportunity to go behind the scenes with esteemed textile artist Ann Brooks and master printer Armando Rodriguez of Black Swan ArtWear. Not only did we get a great interview with this talented duo but we also had a front row runway seat for the making of their custom screen printed bolero jackets. Fashion and Art have been longstanding partners in time so when the …continue…

Baubles and Brushes

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Join us for a weekend of eclectic and inspiring art + design with artist Kelley Divine, custom jewelry designers Ann Brooks Design and Brass Thread by Lilah Gabriel. Artist+Designer Reception & Trunk Show: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 4pm – 9pm at Tangerine Boutique during Galveston Art Walk Weekend. Lite Bites and Wine will be provided. media interviews 5pm  – 6pm Tangerine Boutique 2218 Post Office Street Galveston, TX 77550

One 3-hour Sessions

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Come print with our master print maker Armando Rodriguez at Black Swan Screenprinting!  Come with an experimental mindset and create a “monotyoe” using silkscreens to create painterly prints.  Feel free to bring additional materials if you’d like to incorporate into your work. What is a Mono print? A monoprint is essentially a printed painting.  The characteristic  of this method is that no two prints are alike. However monoprints combine the …continue…