WEEK IN AWESOME XLXVII / by Julie Schumacher


This Week
August 21-24: Say hi to Nourishing Notes at NY NOW the wholesale products & innovative designs tradeshow. They're at booth 5310.

August 23: Contract for Creatives: How to Protect Yourself and Your Artwork with Shannon Downey at Spudnik Press Cooperative.

August 24: Tickets are available, and going fast, for the Vegetarian Harvest Dinner from Slow Food Chicago.

August 25-26: SDC Annual Veggie Dinner.

August 26-27: Wine and Art Walk at the Mortem Arboretum featuring Aureate Atelier.

August 27: Beginner Calligraphy workshop with Jenna Blazevich

September 7: Meet the 2016 Spudnik Press Cooperative local artist residents at this open house.

September 16: Iterate! Human-Centered Design Tools for Social Innovation with George Aye of Greater Good Studio

September 17: Tapas dinner with Prairie Fruits Farm and SDC.

September 18: Tapas brunch with Prairie Fruits Farm and SDC.

September 24: Branding On Purpose, With Purpose, a Brightly Branded Intensive with life, business and brand coach Lisa Guillot.

October 1: The Suffragette Social benefits Spudnik Press Cooperative and celebrates printmaking’s roots as an agent for social and political change.

October 5: Drink and Draw at Spudnik Press is back with its October sticker time theme. Join this low-key drop-in social drawing workshop.

October 7: Feed Your Mind 2016, a gala to benefit Pilot Light with awesome chefs like Christine Cikowski of Honey Butter and Sunday Dinner. 

October 8: In Memphis? Beginner Oblique Calligraphy with Jenna Blazevich at the creative Works Conference. 

October 21: Save the date! Celeb Chef Ball to support Meals on Wheels.

October 21 & 22: Join Lauren Ash of Black Girl in Om in New York at the W.E.L.L. Summit.


Co-founder Lisa shared 7 calming quotes with Huffington Post.

Read this awesome feature from Out Magazine on Slo' Mo party.

Join The Glitter Guide on a tour of Vana Chupp's Le Papier Studio office.


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