Urban Arts Workshops for Teens: Can Control

Image of spray paint can

“Can Control - Urban Arts Upcycling” with the Estria Foundation

This 2-hour workshop will introduce participants to the basics of lettering styles and characters. We will host a few battles in the class where students can practice before getting a chance to use their letter skills and artistic style to upcycle a spray can into a personalized work of art. Using paint markers, each participant will get their own spray can to embellish with their letters and characters.

Can Control is part of a series of urban art workshops co-hosted by Oakland Public Library and the Estria Foundation. For a full list of workshops click here.

Workshops accompany a year-long Youth Mural Arts Exhibit on display at four Oakland Public Library locations, November 2013-2014. For exhibit locations and details click here.

For general information call: (510) 238-7233

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ABOUT THE SPONSORS: The Estria Foundation, host of the Estria Battle, supports artists to create large-scale public art to raise awareness on community and environmental issues.

Image by Jeremy Brooks on Flickr.

When

Where

Eastmont Branch

7200 Bancroft, Ste 211 Eastmont Town Center
Oakland, CA 94605
Phone: (510) 615-5726