Okay so June is a BIG month around here at Pork Chop Press and You And Your Big Ideas Gallery. First there is the YAYBIG Southwest Print Collection show at YAYBIG, June 5 – June 30th. Note the change in hours for June, they will be Thursday – Saturdays 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM, or call for an appointment. There are over 150 prints from dozens of printmakers, from Tucson, Phoenix, Albuquerque, El Paso, Santa Fe, Los Angeles and beyond. There are woodcuts, relief, screen prints, etchings and more. The collection keeps getting BIGGER. I have to say a big thanks to Krrl, Tanya Rich, the Gloo Factory and Jeik from Tanline for all the great help and support they have given.
Next is the Print Fair (SALE) on Saturday, June 14th, 5 PM – 9 PM, at YAYBIG. There are going to lots of great prints and printmakers and all prints are UNDER $50. Artist that will be there are Joe Marshall, Krrl, Tanya Rich, Danny Martin, Rudy Flores, Rogo, Martin Quintanilla, Gonzalo Espinosa, and more if I can get more space. So come on down and support your local artist, and stock up on prints, cards, stickers, posters, shirts, hats etc. We will also be printing a catalog for the show with each artist having a page and the whole collection online at http://yaybigsouthwest.blogspot.com/.
And Finally there a YAYBIG Print Exchange for 2014, all traditional techniques welcome, all prints must be 8″x10″, no digital prints for all the information go to http://yaybigprintexchange.blogspot.com/ there will be updates and helpful hints for newbie printmakers.