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Studio Screening: Holiday Movie Marathon

December 22, 2018
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Venue
Creativity Explored

Location
3245 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Holly Jolly Christmas Gingerbread Cookie Delights (detail) by Yukari Sakura, 2016 © Creativity Explored Licensing, LLC, acrylic on paper

Drop by the studio and watch our artists' favorite Holiday flix!

Visit the studio after brunch and join us for a studio screening of our artists’ favorite holiday films. We’ll be offering hot cocoa and small bites as you shop the studio and Holiday Art Shop. Bring the kids and enjoy some of the studio's favorite seasonal films plus a special reel of animations created by our artists.

December 11, 2018
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Venue
Hotel G

Location
386 Geary Street, San Francisco

Untitled (detail) by Richard Wright, 2015 © Creativity Explored Licensing, LLC, acrylic on canvas (installed in Hotel G lobby)

Shop 'til you 'pop' with CE at Hotel G!

Our partners at Hotel G, located in Union Square, will be hosting a progressive Holiday Art Pop-up Shop featuring original artwork and art products to benefit Creativity Explored. Drop by to peruse the selection of unique and giftable art that gives back to the community. Check out some of art installed in the hotel as you enjoy refreshments and a gift-wrapping station. Remember 50% of proceeds from art sales go directly to the artist!

Can't make it to the pop-up? Don't worry--visit our Holiday Art Shop at the CE gallery to shop for the most unique and affordable gifts San Francisco has to offer!



Hotel G
386 Geary Street
San Francisco, CA 94102

December 9, 2018
11:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Venue
The Progress

Location
1525 Fillmore Street


Join CE for a pop-up brunch market at The Progress!

Our friends at the world-renowned Fillmore neighborhood restaurant are hosting a pop-up brunch and maker's market just in time for Holiday shopping. Grab a bite with friends and family then shop the Creativity Explored pop-up stocked with original art and products for your gift-giving pleasure.


The Progress
1525 Fillmore Street 
San Francisco CA 94115

The Progress Holiday Brunch Pop-Up and Makers Market

 

Splatter Paint Workshop with Artist Christine Stovell

December 8, 2018
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Venue
Creativity Explored

Location
3245 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103


Get ready to get messy!

In celebration of the Holiday season, we’re offering an exciting interactive workshop with guest artist Christine Stovell. Join us and create one-of-a-kind splatter paint gift items that make stylish stocking stuffers and personalized presents for yourself or loved ones. Christine Stovell will help to guide you in selecting colors and creating your own original designs.

We’ll be offering a selection of reasonably-priced apparel and accessories available for purchase to try your hand at creating unique Expressionist-inspired gifts. From tote bags and ball caps to children’s and adult tees, the whole family can get creative together!

Attendees are welcome to bring their own items to splatter paint, purchase an unbranded product, or pick up Creativity Explored apparel online or in the gallery to add another layer of personalization. For those that prefer to keep your hands clean, some pre-splattered products will be available for purchase.

Join us for this free public workshop and try your hand at creating unique Expressionist-inspired gifts that give back! While visiting the studio, be sure to shop our renowned Holiday Art Shop for affordable original art and products that support our artists. This season, shop with heart, give more art!

RSVP via Eventbrite or simply drop in from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm to join in the fun!

Please note that your original creations may take some time to dry, so please plan accordingly and come early. Those that come late may need to stop back at the gallery the following week to pick up your completed creation.

Get inspired and check out some of the examples from past splatter paint workshops hosted by Christine Stovell:

Splatter Paint Tees Example 1

Splatter Paint Tee Example 2

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