Fruition การบรรลุผล

Sunday November 4th AS220 Youth members modeled for Fruition การบรรลุผล, a collaboration between Apparel Instructor and alum Ming aka Mr. PPho and Visuals Coordinator Nick Carter aka ASMR Homegoods.     Check out some pics of our members in the fashion show below.        

Digital Media Blog: Propaganda Posters

Digital Media apprentices have been learning about the art of propaganda and creating some of their own to apply their Photoshop skills. Check out this work in progress by TA Allam Mella.

Visuals Blog: Chill Vibes at the Printshop

Chill vibes this week at the printshop. As the weather gets colder the images are becoming more graphic. It’s great how you can transform original artwork into unique clothing. All the visual classes are interconnected Here at youth a design developed in screenprinting transforms in fashion design via experimental dye techniques. Toxic Ways is an up…

Visuals Blog: Field Trip to Legendary Ink

Last Thursday, the Visuals apprentices visited Legendary Ink, the tattoo shop of Providence legend and former AS220 Youth Murals instructor John Bhogal’s tattoo shop. We heard about his career from his days as a graffiti artist to being hired as an apprentice and then staff member at AS220 Youth, to training at various local tattoo…

Visuals Blog: Tie Dye and Rainbow Roll

The weather is changing but we are printing like its spring in our Screen Printing class. Once you know the process the possibilities are endless. We are developing our rainbow roll techniques this week. Both of these prints bring swirls of color to the image for a rather trippy effect.   In Fashion Design this…

Visuals Blog: Screen Printing Amazingness

The designs this week have been killer in Screen Printing and Print 1 on 1 . We have some budding designers and the beginning of a collective on our hand. Youth are learning the tricks to the screenprinting process – like that amazingness you of a  rainbow pull. Look at those flowers! every print is…

Visual Blog: Murals Behind the Scenes

AS220 Youth has been working profusely on an amazing mural, for a community foundation called Tides Family Services for their 35th anniversary and the retirement of their founder. The mural is a surprise so we can’t post pix until after it’s unveiled, but here’s a pic of the back.    This week we installed French…

Digital Media Blog: Practicing Camera Movements

After last week’s reflective classes around planning, we were so pumped to get our hands on cameras.   We started to wrap our minds around some different ways we can create compelling storytelling through framing and camera movements. After these brief discussions– we grabbed ahold of the cameras and practiced these different techniques. Rehearsing the…

Visuals Blog: Screen Print and Heat Transfer Shirts

Some highlights from Fashion Design this week where we made heat transfer shirts of custom designs. Folks were making images in all kinds of media to ultimately produce some amazing pieces.        Youth were learning and honing their skills in the process of screen printing this week at the AS220 Printshop. #chill+blade is…

Visuals Blog: Crew Takes a Mural Tour

On Thursday, AS220’s Visuals Crew walked through downtown Providence to view the different murals around the city. Each mural had a different style and were done by various artists such as Shepard Fairey, who went to RISD and is most known for his “Obey” brand. His mural on the back of AS220 displays the industrialization…