Upcoming Event at Bluestockings

I’m excited to announce that I have, at least tentatively, locked in a date to have a printing event at Bluestockings book store in the Lower East Side in Manhattan. I met with the event coordinator at...

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Volunteering at Hetrick Martin Institue

This week I met with the volunteer coordinator and another staff member at Hetrick Martin Institute in the West Village in Manhattan. Hetrick Martin is a direct service organization for LGBTQ youth. They offer counseling; hot meals;...

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User / Target Audience Feedback

Check out this deck summarizing my conversation with artist/activist/educator Quito Ziegler.

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Week 7: Continued Progress

This past week I’ve continued working on a couple pieces that came out of my conversation with Sarah Sandman. She encouraged me to condense my workshop to three hours instead of four. So I revised my sample...

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Progress at Bushwick Print Lab

I’ve been helping the folks at Bushwick Print Lab move their shop to a new location. They’ve offered to let me do work trade, so I can help with printing (and moving) in exchange for using their...

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New York Queer Zine Fair

This past weekend I attended the New York Queer Zine Fair at Brooklyn Central Library. I figured it would be a good place to talk to folks in the queer art scene here and potentially spread the...

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Update on Branding

I’ve been working on a logo concept for Print\Resist\Project for a few weeks. The focus of this project has been–and will always be–the work itself and how audiences/participants engage with it. That said, I’ve had some concepts...

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Feedback from a Subject Matter Expert

This week I met with Sarah Sandman, a designer, activist, and educator in Brooklyn, NY. I presented my project to her (proof of concept, prototype, early branding, etc.) and she offered some really great reactions throughout the...

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Project Self-Assessment

Having presented my capstone prototype this past week, below is a self-assessment reflecting on my current progress, in terms of the official capstone project guidelines: Topic, resources, means of creation, and proposed components for messaging will be...

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Update for Week of 9/23

I lost about a week of progress due to a family emergency. As I prepare to present my prototype this week, here are some things that have, sort of, progressed despite this hard week: I have reconnected...

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