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MCD Mobile MakeArt Party: Ferry Building Holiday Pop-Up (SF)

Saturday, December 11, 2021 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Ferry Building | The Embarcadero and Ferry Plaza, San Francisco, CA


Celebrate the work of Creativity Explored (CE) by joining MCD and CE at the Ferry Building during the month of December! In support of CE’s Holiday Art Pop-Up Shop, MCD will be leading Mode Brut inspired craft projects including dance party wearables (12/04), embroidered snowflake pillow pins (12/11), and handwritten handkerchiefs (12/18).
Learn more about the artistic processes of CE artists, explore featured designs, and pick up a MakeArt Kit to craft and home. MakeArt Kits will feature the co-authored projects of CE artists and Mode Brut design partners including Katherine Finn-Gamino, JD Green, Tokyo Gamine, and Bonanza.

Saturday, December 11:Embroidered Snowflake Pillow Pins with Museum of Craft and Design
Drop-in activity from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Artist Meet-n-Greet: Isaac Haney-Owens
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Catch up with Isaac during this casual event. Isaac will be showcasing his artwork, Whipper Snapper Word zine, and Recchiuti Confections’ SF Icons Burnt Caramel Truffles.

FREE drop-in activities and events • all ages welcome

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.


Event Details


Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, In Person
Address: The Embarcadero and Ferry Plaza, San Francisco, CA

Saturday, December 11, 2021

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