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DRUMROLL PLEASE…a STEAMROLLER PRINTING event

steamroller poster website

Saturday, August 20, 2016
11am – 6pm

at the CPC, outdoor back driveway – enter from Lincoln Avenue (just south of Cardinal Liquor)
Large scale relief blocks printed by Rose Paving and team CPC
BYOB (Bring Your Own Blocks – must reserve!)
Food, live music, kids activities, relief t-shirt printing. An all ages, free, community festival of ink.

Steamroller artists:
Matt Bodett, Liz Born, Brian Busch, Amy Cordell, Cara Dailey, Rachael Gressley, Rachelle Hill (with Bandolier Press from NIU), Gabe Hoare, Anne Kelly, Jon Keown, Jill Kramer, Deborah Maris Lader, Emmy Lingscheit (and the Noble Print Club), Bart Longacre, Margot McMahon, Tracey Padrone, Nicolette Ross, Olivia Kathryn Smith, Randi Stella, Megan Sterling.
With CPC Visiting Artist Holly Greenberg from Syracuse University!

Food vendors:
Baker/Miller, Crepes Paname, the Chutney Devis

Live music:
12noon Strictly Jug Nuts
Chicago’s premier jug band, carrying forth in the fun spirit of old Maxwell Street with jug, washboard, washtub bass, kazoo, harmonica, and strings.

1:45 The Young Stracke All-Stars Young musicians, ages 8 to 15, who celebrate the legacy of Chicago television &
music personality Win Stracke with guitar, fiddle, banjos and other strings. Led by their intrepid troubadour Jason McInnes.

3pm Folk Jam. Songs and tunes led by singalong experts.
One of these is beloved Chicago columnist and musician Eric Zorn, a walking wiki of every tune known to mankind. Bring your instrument and lend your voice.

 

Live T-shirt printing with woodblocks:
Choose from many different designs by CPC artists!
BYOT (bring your own T and it’s only $10. Buy one of ours and it’s $20)

For kids: PRINT YOUR VEGETABLES!
Relief printing on paper using our favorite garden produce. Your kids will never
scowl at a parsnip again.

Big huge THANKS to our sponsors:
GAMBLIN ARTIST COLORS CO.
ROSE PAVING
40th Ward Alderman Patrick O’Connor