Skill Exchange Free Launch Party
Thursday, September 6, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
Join us for our launch party on September 6th from 6-9PM at StoreFrontLab at 337 Shotwell Street. Live skill demonstrations, music, food and drinks to celebrate the 3-day pop-up workshop series.
Skill Exchange is a community-based workshop series founded by Visual Designer, Kate Koeppel in San Francisco,CA which aims to inspire the community to use their hands, and learn new and traditional hand making skills in a fun, social setting. As handcrafting skills are too often undervalued and under practiced, Skill Exchange seeks to encourage self-reliance through social skill exchange by bringing together enthusiastic makers and teachers to sharetheir passion and craft with our communities. More information about Skill Exchange and Kate Koeppel can be found at katekoeppel.com.
StoreFrontLab is a yearlong exploration of storefronts as places of community, creativity and local industry, located at 337 Shotwell Street in San Francisco’s Mission District, and funded by the Micro Mission 888 Foundation. For a complete lineup of StoreFrontLab events, visit storefrontlab.org.
When & Where
Skill Exchange is a workshop series which aims to inspire the community to use their hands and learn traditional, hand making and self-reliance skills in a fun, social setting. Our workshops and events are for curious skill-seekers of all ages. We create opportunities to ask questions, think with our hands and deepen our understanding of how things are made.As handcrafting skills are too often undervalued and under practiced-- Skill Exchange seeks to encourage self-reliance through social skill exchange by bringing together enthusiastic makers and teachers to share their passion and craft with our communities.
To learn more, please visit: SkillExchangeSF.com
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