Grow Your Own Media Article Posted


The latest screen print article features Grow Your Own Media located in Atwater Village in Los Angeles. I had the pleasure of visiting the studio & print shop while learning more about their history and work. Click here to read the article. If you want to learn how to screen print or need studio space on an hourly basis, visit GYOM.

Artwork Selected For CODAmagazine


The artwork for East Rancho Dominguez Public Library was selected for the May Issue of CODAmagazine: Surface and Meaning. It's very exciting to share space with so many talented artists and designers! For the complete write-up on the project, click here.

Augustus F Hawkins Courtyards makes the top 100!

The CoD+A Awards were established to celebrate design projects that demonstrate the most successful integration of commissioned art into an interior or architectural space. The Awards recognize the importance of collaboration, and honor the design and art professionals whose collective imaginations create the public and private spaces that inspire us (As stated on The Arts Commission's website). The jury selected the top 100 projects out of 433 entries. The coutyards made the top 100! Below is a link to the courtyards as well as a link to all one hundred projects. There are some amazing designs in the group and GriffinMade is honored to be in the mix.coDA_AH


The Long Beach Depot Unveils It's New Bike Rack

Bike riding in Long Beach just got a little more interesting... GriffinMade attends the unveiling of The Long Beach Depot for Creative ReUse public art bike rack.  Sponsored by the City of Long Beach, the bike rack was designed and built by local artist Trace "Tres" Fukuhara of Pacific Wind Arts.

Blue and Purple Dam on Blue Tote Bag

Sepulveda Dam in Los Angeles screenprinted on handmade tote bag. Screenprint colors are blue and light pink. Tote bag is made from blue denim salvaged from the garment manufacturing process.   Tote bag is tapered with 1 1/2" gusset and one interior pocket. 

Dimensions are approximately 15 1/2"L x 15 1/2"W at bottom of taper and 12"W at top of taper.  

Single strap is approximately 11 1/2"L x 3"W.