Join us on Saturday, December 5th, 10am-7pm, for the Cherokee Print League Holiday Sale! What’s this you may ask? It is the BEST yet showcase of a variety of printmakers visiting from the tri-state area offering you their handmade goods. This is a great time to support local & visiting artists and buy something unique and handmade for a gift for someone or for you! You don’t want to miss this!!! There will be everything from printmaking, letterpress, screen printing, printed fabrics, printed glass, and more… anything printed goes!
Over 25 artists and printmakers
Read more... | Published: 11/24/09
Date: Saturday, December 5, 2009
Time: 10:00am – 7:00pm
Location: The Firecracker Press (314)776-7271
Street: 2838 Cherokee Street
City/Town: Saint Louis, MO
Once again, galleries & businesses on Cherokee street are teaming up to showcase artists working with printed media for the Cherokee Print League Holiday Sale. The event will take place Saturday, December 5th from 10am-7pm. This indoor print-themed arts & craft sale will take place all along the street, with businesses hosting artists from all over the St. Louis area (as well as the greater midwest)
Read more... | Published: 11/01/09
Win The Lumberyard Magazine Roark Prize and have your poetry featured in an entire issue of The Lumberyard Magazine. Details here.
Read more... | Published: 10/31/09
This might sound complicated but we’re happy to mention The Firecracker Press was picked to design and produce the tour poster for the soundtrack to the film, “One Fast Move or I’m Gone: Kerouac’s Big Sur.” The film features folks like Tom Waits, Patti Smith, and Lenny Kaye among many others and documents Jack Kerouac’s time in Big Sur.
The best part, however, is that Jay Farrar (of Son Volt) and Ben Gibbard (of Death Cab for Cutie) teamed up to make a full length album for the film, and The Firecracker Press was commissioned
Read more... | Published: 10/21/09
A few weeks ago we were contacted by the band, Finn’s Motel, to let us know that a tour poster we’d made for them was going to be part of a television set this Fall. The show, called “Lie to Me,” stars Tim Roth and aires Monday nights on Fox. The poster hangs in two places on the set; the wall and on the back of the door of the main character’s daughter’s bedroom.
Thanks to Joe Thebeau, of Finn’s Motel, for making this happen. Keep your ears open and hope you hear one of their singles on the show!
Read more... | Published: 10/07/09