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Author/ity: Her Story, Her Power: Artists Talk and Demos


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Join us at the EVC Art Gallery for an artists talk and demos with Carmina Eliason, Kathleen McDonald, and Alyssa Eustaquio, artists featured in the exhibition, Author/ity: Her Story, Her Power.

Carmina Eliason and Kathleen McDonald will host an embroidery demo:
Adding embroidery to a textile work can introduce texture, colour, contrast, and create an impactful message. As artists who both work with textiles and embroidery, Carmina Eliason and Kathleen McDonald will demonstrate how to embroider different fonts and decorative details on cyanotype fabric.

Alyssa Eustaquio will host a photo transfer demo:
When fine art and DIY culture converge, you get marshmallows. Alyssa Eustaquio will demonstrate the image transfer technique used for her marshmallows and speak about the important role open source data and DIY culture has had on her making.

About the exhibition:

Author/ity: Her Story, Her Power explores the empowering force of narrative found within the work of three Bay Area women artists: Carmina Eliason, Alyssa Eustaquio, and Kathleen McDonald. Each authors of their own story, Eliason, Eustaquio, and McDonald, embrace the personal, inter-generational, and cultural ideas that immerse their lives. Author/ity highlights the power of personal narrative and the reclamation of public heritage.

This exhibition is organized by Jessica Yee and is part of Evergreen Valley College’s March HERstory month annual celebration open March 12 through April 19, 2018.

Open March 12 - April 19, 2018
Monday - Thursday, 10am to 2pm
Evergreen Valley College, Visual Arts Building Gallery