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perk up your post: a DIY card making class!

If Hallmark greetings just aren’t your thing or you want a little kickstart for sending some friends a little snail mail love, this skillshare class is for you! Come and learn a few simple techniques for upcycling ordinary postcards and turning blank pieces of paper into unique works of art. All you need to bring […]

DIY skillshare class

i am remembering everything

i’ve got new work!A� A� A�A�A�A� A�A�A�A�A�A� at collector gallery 2950 college ave, berkeley ARTIST RECEPTION friday july 13th 6-8pm see more here (work will be showing until the end of august) A� A� My work, rooted in creating typewritten poems on demand, is interested in what happens when obstruction and objective meet. In this […]

just follow me and (you'll find your way) 8x10x1

all things past come to be again

rummaging through my mother’s house after she died, i realized that packing up a house is not about finding what’s valuable so much as remembering what you used to value, seeing where you used to live in all that used to be yours—your first book of poetry with your name written in purple ink on […]

the reason for a flower


join us for a night of on-demand poetry, reading, music, and love letter writing! reading at 6:30pm. wine will be served. we look forward to seeing you! POETRY: come see the poetry store’s latest work and get a poem from the poet herself! silvi alcivar will be writing on-demand poems and at 6:30pm she’ll read […]

secession reading announcement, feb 24th

art opening & book release!

it’s true, i have a book! come and get your copy of a limited edition run of 50, for sale friday feb. 3rd,A�A�A�A�A�A�A�A�A�A�A�A�A�A�A�A� at my art opening at secession art & design gallery. plus, all new work up on the walls. perfect valentine’s gifts! get your copy! click here. click here to rsvp. wine, snacks, […]