Spring 2011 Events


April 2, 2011

Come celebrate the life of our friend, Kirk Parker at Shiny Nickel Art Gallery located at 1518 21st St. This is potluck style and I am sure that Kris Gupton, SNAG owner willhave the Que crackalacking too [as he would put it\.  This BBQ/Potluck is set up as an open-mic, so bring your poetry, music, guitar, bongos and memories of Kirk Parker!! See you there!

Reviews of Shiny Nickel Art Gallery

April 14, 2011
Play That Funky Salsa

Come out to Beatnik Photography Studios to celebrate my birthday as well as funk & salsa!  This unique event is set up as a salsa contest, so if you feel that you have the best salsa in Sacramento to boast, bring it on down for $20 to be judged by local chefs!  After the judging, Ana and her crew from AMPED Entertainment will hit the dance floor with some salsa moves to get your groove-thang moving.  DJ Kool Kuts will be mixing it up all night with old skool funk, r&b, hip-hop and, of course salsa! Come and join in the fun! We will have turtle beer and sangria all nite! Doors open @ 8:30 pm // 21+ // $5 entry. 2421 17th St. @ Beatnik!


April 17, 2011
Screen Printing with Shifu Willis

If the t-shirt biz has you thinking of starting your own line but you don’t know a thing about printing, come set your feet in Beatnik Studios to learn the way of the print hand.  A.C. AKA Shifu Willis has been printing for over ten years strong and is here to get you started with a entry course and a four-part series.  He currently prints shirts for businesses, bands and non-profit associations as SledgeHammer Grafix. Each class cost $20 and the entire series is $80 as a package. Most supplies are included and all printing supplies are covered in the cost.  Come on down and get your print on! Classes start Sunday, April 17, 3-5 pm [entry course] and resume May 15 [beginning of four-part series]; thereafter they will be every Sunday. Earn your stripes in Screen Printing!  Learn about sticker making, card creations for friends and family, eco-friendly shop/retail bags, poster art, apparel printing and more. 2421 17th St. @ Beatnik!

June 9, 2011
O.M.G., It’s A Fashion Show
Seasonal Fashion Series

Come on down to Club Vive Thursday, June 9 to discover what Haley Jane is all about.  This new, emerging artist will be hosting the evening’s fashion show, featuring fashion by She Luxe Designs and Monte Christo and boutiques Heart Boutique and Sugar Shack.   Haley Jane will feature her new singles, so come out to check out what she has to say, O.M.G.!!  DJ Kool Kuts will be on the ones and twos, crackin’ the joints and spinnin’ the tunes!  $10 entry or $5 with receipt from featured boutiques. 21+ // 9 pm-midnite! // 723 K St.

That’s all folks!

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