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Posted: Monday, June 3, 2013 6:07 AM

Creative non-profit WeMake is proud to announce a special edition of their monthly design event, sketchXchange, featuring the renowned Los Angeles artist, animator, and toy designer Gary Baseman. This interactive and inspirational gathering is open to the public, and will take place on Friday, June 7 at the Hollywood Theatre.

Named one of the 100 Most Creative People in Entertainment by Entertainment Weekly, Baseman is best known for his work on the Emmy-winning ABC/Disney animated series Teacher’s Pet and for his design of the best-selling board game Cranium. Baseman’s work has also been published in The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly, Time, and Rolling Stone.

Proceeds from this event will help WeMake’s efforts to support arts and music education, as well as Hollywood Theatre’s Animate It! program, which organizes affordable animation workshops for kids ages 7-18.

Get Your Tickets:
Students: $15.00
General $30
Earlybird tickets are available at the Hollywood Theatre box office, Now! $25

About sketchXchange
SketchXchange is a monthly WeMake event that gives students, creative
professionals, and curious community members a peek inside the creative
process of Portland’s favorite artists and illustrators. Presenters share their
sketchbooks and answer questions from the group, while participants bring
their own sketchbooks to swap drawings and exchange ideas.
Proceeds from this event will help WeMake’s efforts to support arts and
music education, as well as Hollywood Theatre’s Animate It! program,
which organizes affordable animation workshops for kids ages 7-18.

About WeMake
WeMake is a 501(c) non-profit organization fostering creative collaboration
in the Portland community through workshops, events, and design-inaction initiatives. By creating affordable, accessible opportunities for a
diverse range of “makers” to come together, WeMake hopes to cultivate
creative exploration while making a positive impact in the Portland
community

http://www.wemakepdx.com

http://www.wemakepdx.com/handouts/Baseman_Press_Release.pdf

WeMake, create, connect, collaborate


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