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Are you an artist, maker, tinkerer, creative, carpenter, or handy with tools or paint brushes?
Do you want to put those skills to use for positive social change?
Then join us for our quarterly Builder's Guild Gathering on Monday the 27th on Vashon at the Backbone HQ (JT Sheffield Building, look for the LED Light Panel) at 18850 103rd Ave SW, Vashon, WA 98070. Directions HERE
Please RSVP below!
Join us to dream and scheme new props and imagery creations to make our social movements more potent, inspiring, and activating. RSVP below, bring your creativity cap, and check out the mosaic below for a small sampling of some of the recent Builders Guild accomplishments.
WHO: The Backbone Builders Guild is a home for artists, builders, visionaries, problem solvers, and those who like to tinker. If you've got an affinity for making theatrical protest art we want to know! (Text or call Eric at 805-776-3882 if we're not connected already).
New Projects: During the meet-up we'll:
TRANSPORT: Come to the Backbone HQ on Vashon.
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What's Been Happening: Builders Guild folks have been busy creating a 12 foot-tall double-sided 2D prop of Lady Liberty with Trump trying to grope her, 3 papier-máché Trump bobble head puppets, a Russian Putin bobble-head puppet, prototyping the use of 3D scanning to create a inflatable salmon puppet representing our love of the Salish Sea, making giant overpass banners, making stencils for guerrilla light projection, creating and repairing LED light panels, and more!
Feel free to bring snacks, beverages, photos/video, and schematics to share, we''ll kick it in the cozy conference room.
Tuesday, February 28 (and every Tuesday), Seattle Indivisible Member of Congress Rally, 11AM to 1PM
11AM to Noon: Rally
Noon to 1PM: Meeting with senators Murray and Cantwell staffers Richard Lazarno and Tommy Bauer
If you would like to speak at the rally, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Federal Building, 915 2nd Ave, Seattle
“I found it very easy to walk on the boat and take the C-line to Seneca and 3rd, then walk 2 blocks to the fed building. -JZ”
Town Hall with Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal
5:30PM, Monday, March 6, 2017
This event is free and open to the public.
This will be the first in a series of public meetings in Washington’s 7th district (which includes most of Seattle and many surrounding areas) and will feature newly elected Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, who has been leading the fight to make the democrats an “opposition party”, not a minority party. She will speak about her work in congress and answer audience questions.