Nominations for the 2020 Arts Awards are open now! Recognize the amazing accomplishments of creatives, arts and cultural organizations, and local individuals committed to enriching our community through the arts by submitting your nominations for each of the four awards categories: Leadership, Collaboration, Imagination and Inclusion. Submit your nominations here and save the date the 2020 Spokane Arts Awards on Saturday, September 26!

Event: Arts & Letters Series: Letterpress for Broadside

Dates: October 25 - 26th 2019
Where: Spokane Print and Publishing Center, 1921 N Ash Street

Arts & Letters workshops are a collaboration between Spark Central and Spokane Print & Publishing Center. Those who complete all four workshops in the series will receive 10 prints of their final product and be included in a First Friday art showcase of work on November 1st!

Letterpress for Broadside

TWO SESSIONS · The broadside is an 11 x 17 poster with text and image. Participants from earlier Arts & Letters sections can use their poems and drawings/carvings to compose a poster, while anyone else can take this section using existing images, print blocks, and text. Students will learn basic elements of typesetting and page design in the first meeting, then adjust and print the poster in the final meeting. All materials will be provided. Register online.

Times: October 25th (6 pm) and October 26th (1 pm)

Featured Artists: Dorain Karahalios, Derrick Freeland, Reinaldo Gil Zambrano, Thom Caraway, and Derek Landers

Event host: Spark-Central & Spokane Print and Publishing Center

Contact information: Melissa Dziedzic, 509-279-0299,

Ticket Cost: $10-$40