Rock Paper Scissors Collective
A community arts space
Categories: Classes, Events | Comments Off on 7/25: DIY: Jewelry-Making for Teens!

July 25, 2015 – July 25, 2015 550 El Embarcadero Map and Directions | Register Description: In this fun, free, hands-on workshop,  artists from the Rock Paper Scissors Collective will guide you in creating your own beautiful jewelry. All workshop supplies are provided. When Saturday, July 25, 2015 – 11:00am – 12:00pm Register

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events | Comments Off on 7/25: Crochet Jam

July 25, 2015 – July 25, 2015 2:00 – 5:00 pm 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Crochet Jam is a community-based art project that invites participants to crochet large rag-rug tapestries to foster creativity, liberation, and social interaction. Participants are welcome to bring fabric to contribute to the project. Instruction in […]

Categories: Classes, Events | Comments Off on 7/23: Green Windows Writing Workshop Series

July 23, 2015 – July 23, 2015 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Map and Directions | Register Description: Be a part of a supportive community where writers help each other develop their unique, authentic voices, progress on their projects, and take new risks. This group is wonderful for writers of every level: those just beginning as […]

Categories: Classes, Community Collaborations, Events | Comments Off on 7/19: Craft Night

July 19, 2015 – July 19, 2015 6:00 – 8:00 pm 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Open Craft Night! Knit, make jewlery, create cards, alter clothes, draw, collage, make a frickin friendship bracelet…do what you will, but do it with us! Bring whatever project you are working on, and hang out […]

Categories: Events | Comments Off on 7/18: Mixed Media Collage Workshop

July 18, 2015 – July 18, 2015 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: All are welcome to attend this workshop making cards, collaging boxes, shopping bags and more. Materials will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own. FYI: this workshop is Deaf and Deafblind friendly. […]

Categories: Classes, Community Collaborations, Events | Comments Off on 7/18: DIY: Jewelry-Making for Teens!

July 18, 2015 – July 18, 2015 3:30 – 4:30 pm 1427 88th Avenue Map and Directions | Register Description: In this fun, free, hands-on workshop,  artists from the Rock Paper Scissors Collective will guide you in creating your own beautiful jewelry. All workshop supplies are provided. When Saturday, July 18, 2015 – 3:30pm – 4:30pm Register

Categories: Classes, Events | Comments Off on 7/16: Green Windows Writing Workshop Series

July 16, 2015 – July 16, 2015 Map and Directions | Register Description: Be a part of a supportive community where writers help each other develop their unique, authentic voices, progress on their projects, and take new risks. This group is wonderful for writers of every level: those just beginning as well as seasoned writers who […]

RPSC Summer Retreat 2015 Description: Sweet Retreat 2015 (shop will be closed) Are you now or have you ever been involved in Rock Paper Scissors Collective? Do you deeply care about Oakland, Do it Yourself but Do it Together, Makers, and Creatives? Do you believe in collectively building community through Art, Craft, Skill-share, and Performance? […]

Categories: Classes, Community Collaborations, Events | Comments Off on 7/11: Teen Workshop: Screen Printing

July 11, 2015 – July 11, 2015 3565 Fruitvale Avenue Map and Directions | Register Description: Design and print your very own T-shirt or poster with the talented artists from the Rock Paper Scissors Collective. (that’s us!) All workshop supplies are provided. Ages 12-18. When Saturday, July 11, 2015 – 2:00pm – 3:00pm Register

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events, Friends & Neighbors, In the Gallery, Zine Library | Comments Off on First Friday: Breathe Easy 4

Rock Paper Scissors Collective is proud to showcase the streets on our wall. Endless Canvas curates the 4th Annual Breathe Easy Show…. Featuring many people who are new and old from the street…… and artists from the modern and lowbrow styles. This year we are featuring many artist we haven’t featured before…. Ceaver Logo Daz […]

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events | Comments Off on 7/10: Words of Resistance – CANCELED

THE JULY READING HAS BEEN CANCELED. WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE LACK OF RESISTANCE. July 10, 2015 – July 10, 2015 7:00 – 9:00 pm 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Let there be Poetry among Comrades! Doors@7:00pm Words@7:15sharp Free. Donations Wildly Accepted. No registration required. Register

Categories: Classes, Events | Comments Off on 7/9: Green Windows Writing Workshop Series

July 9, 2015 – July 9, 2015 7:00 – 10:00 pm 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Be a part of a supportive community where writers help each other develop their unique, authentic voices, progress on their projects, and take new risks. This group is wonderful for writers of every level: those just […]

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events | Comments Off on 7/8: Icarus Project Support Group, East Bay Chapter

July 8, 2015 – July 8, 2015 7:15 – 9:30 pm 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Register

Beginning SilkScreen Class Description: WHoot!!!!! Come print with US!!!! *at our awesome new partner site* Learn the basics in professional silkscreening from burning a screen to printing to recovering the screen. The class will cover one color printing on patches paper and anything else you want to bring along that is flat. This class runs […]

Categories: Classes, Community Collaborations, Events | Comments Off on 7/6 – 7/10: MAKE | BELIEVE Chapter 510 Summer Camp

July 6, 2015 – July 10, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions Description: WRITE for CHANGE. DESIGN our CENTER. MAKE | BELIEVE for OAKLAND’s future. This year’s theme: Who are Oakland youth? What makes Oakland Oakland? How might we design a youth retail and writing center that engages the complex identity of the Oakland […]

Categories: Events, In the Gallery | Comments Off on 7/5: Craft Night

July 5, 2015 – July 5, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Open Craft Night! Knit, make jewlery, create cards, alter clothes, draw, collage, make a frickin friendship bracelet…do what you will, but do it with us! Bring whatever project you are working on, and hang out with other crafters for […]

Categories: Classes, Community Collaborations, Events | Comments Off on 7/3: Screen Printing in the TeenZone

July 3, 2015 – July 3, 2015 2:30 – 4:00 pm 125 14th Street Map and Directions | Register Description: Design and print your very own t-shirt or poster with the talented artists from the Rock Paper Scissors Collective.  All workshop supplies are provided.  Ages 12-18.  Local artists from the Oakland-based Rock Paper Scissors Collective […]

Categories: Classes, Events | Comments Off on 7/2: Green Windows Writing Workshop Series

July 2, 2015 – July 2, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Be a part of a supportive community where writers help each other develop their unique, authentic voices, progress on their projects, and take new risks. This group is wonderful for writers of every level: those just beginning as well as […]

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events, Friends & Neighbors, In the Store, Volunteer | Comments Off on We’re accepting MUSIC to sell in the shop!!!!

Rock Paper Scissors is looking to re-start our music stand. We need your sounds in our ears! Also you can plan a release at our space right downtown Oakland! Seeking Tapes, Vinyl, and cd’s, 8 track, other sound transmissions and maybe merch from local music artists! Email music[at]rpscollective[dot]org to get in the shop. Demo’s help […]

Categories: Classes, Events | Comments Off on 6/25: Green Windows Writing Workshop Series

June 25, 2015 – June 25, 2015 Map and Directions | Register Description: Be a part of a supportive community where writers help each other develop their unique, authentic voices, progress on their projects, and take new risks. This group is wonderful for writers of every level: those just beginning as well as seasoned writers who […]

Categories: Events, Zine Library | Comments Off on 6/23: Zine Reading Rager

June 23, 2015 – June 23, 2015 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Map and Directions | Register Description: From the untamed literary hinterlands of the Zine Kingdom strides forth a reading, indomitable of will and steely of purpose. A reading, hewn from the soft rock of the Bay, to celebrate the mutants and the misfits, […]

Categories: Events | Comments Off on 6/21: Craft Night

June 21, 2015 – June 21, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Open Craft Night! Knit, make jewlery, create cards, alter clothes, draw, collage, make a frickin friendship bracelet…do what you will, but do it with us! Bring whatever project you are working on, and hang out with other crafters for […]

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events | Comments Off on 6/17: Icarus Project Support Group, East Bay Chapter

June 17, 2015 – June 17, 2015 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Register

Categories: Events, Zine Library | Comments Off on 6/14: Zine Committee Meeting

June 14, 2015 – June 14, 2015 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Want to help support Rock Paper Scissors, but can’t commit to a regular retail shift? Love zines, those scrappy little collections of words, art, and personality? Come join the zine committee! The zine committee […]