Rock Paper Scissors Collective
A community arts space
Categories: Classes, Community Collaborations, Events, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on 3/21: Synchronized Chaos Reading & Fundraiser

Authors, Large and Small and Synchronized Chaos Magazine are co-hosting a reception for readers, writers, artists, creatives and anyone else who may be interested. Please bring books to show off and sell, writing to share, friends and guests, or just yourself to enjoy the party! There’s street parking but please consider mass transit anyway. Save […]

Categories: Events, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on 3/16: Collective Meeting

March 16, 2015 – March 16, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: What are we doing, and how are we doing it? Open to all members, volunteers, and community members. Meetings on the last Monday are members-only. Register

Categories: Events, Volunteer | Comments Off on 3/15: Craft Night

March 15, 2015 – March 15, 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, In the News, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on Save RPS!

After more than a decade serving Oakland’s arts community, Rock Paper Scissors may soon close its doors. Rock Paper Scissors is the sole remaining founder of the hugely popular Oakland First Fridays event, but we’ve struggled to find funding for our mix of arts production, instruction, and archiving, and we’re facing eviction from our long-time […]

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Categories: Events, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on 3/2: Collective Meeting

March 2, 2015 – March 2, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: What are we doing, and how are we doing it? Open to all members, volunteers, and community members. Meetings on the last Monday are members-only. Register

Categories: Events, Volunteer | Comments Off on 3/1: Volunteer Party

March 1, 2015 – March 1, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Whether you are new, old, have a regular shift or haven’t been in for a long time, we’d love to see you on March 1st. We are having what will be the first of our regular volunteer parties. They will […]

Categories: Events, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on 2/23: Collective Meeting

February 23, 2015 – February 23, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: What are we doing, and how are we doing it? Open to all members, volunteers, and community members. Meetings on the last Monday are members-only. Register

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events, Volunteer | Comments Off on SEIU Art and Education Justice Festival Planning Meeting

February 12, 2015 – February 12, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: If you are interested in asking questions about the art and education justice festival, talking with other artists and orgs about what they are working on, and OBVIOUSLY adding to this cultural front of art and activism, please join […]

Categories: Events, In the News, Volunteer | Comments Off on 2500 Raised!

Thanks so much to everyone who donated in the first few days of our campaign!!! We feel the LOVE and hope you do too! Just a few days after launching this past First Friday we have raised over $2,500 — that’s 10% of our goal! Let’s keep up this momentum! Thanks to your donations, we’ll […]

Categories: Classes, Community Collaborations, Events, In the Gallery, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on LGBTQ Prison Letter Writing Project 1/29

We are stoked to once again collaborate with Flying Over Walls Come join the letter writing campaign. When: January 29th at 6:15-8:15 A Little about our collaborators: We are a Queer/Trans Prisoner Solidarity Project in the SF Bay Area, currently operating as a chapter of Black & Pink. Prison abolition is our goal, and our strategy […]

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February 5, 2015 – February 5, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Interested in volunteering for Rock Paper Scissors? It all begins here. Register

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January 14, 2015 – January 14, 2015 2278 Telegraph Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: Interested in volunteering for Rock Paper Scissors? It all begins here.   Register

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events, Friends & Neighbors, In the Gallery, In the News, Members, Volunteer, Zine Library | Comments Off on 6th Annual Vegan Cupcake BakeOff

Come show us how SWEET you really are! Join Rock Paper Scissors Collective and AMAZING cupcakers for our 6th Annual (WHOA that’s right) Vegan Cupcake BakeOff. You be the judge and try all the fantastic original recipes. Do some crafty cupcake’n activities, pick up a zine of the recipes, & most importantly decide who gets the title […]

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events, Friends & Neighbors, Volunteer | Comments Off on Get Meow-rageous at the Oakland Internet Cat Video Festival 5/10

Save A Kitten at OakCatVidFest presented by The Great Wall of Oakland is back by popular demand on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 3-7pm Oakland’s Uptown neighborhood will play host to over a dozen local animal shelters with adorable cats and kittens to foster. Explore a plethora of cat-themed vendors, dance with fabulous bands, create cat-themed art projects, nosh […]

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events, Friends & Neighbors, In the News, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on Patchwork Craft Fest here we come

Join us at Patchwork Show: Modern Creative Festival OAKLAND May 11th at Jack London Square 11-5pm. 130+ handmade vendors, artisan food, local music & DIY craft workshops. It’s going to be soooooo much fun

Categories: Community Collaborations, Events, In the Gallery, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on Cultural Call 4 Art from Oakland Youth

Cultural Call for Art Short Description   Who: Cultural Call for Art is a project for Youth in Oakland ages 13-19. What: The purpose is to have you share the aspects of your culture through art. Create a piece of work that visually express how you identify with your culture (along with your entry form). […]

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Categories: Classes, In the Store, Members, Volunteer | Comments Off on New Members!!!

Chris and Jamie are our newest members! Jamie is responsible for much of the beautification and organization in the Retail section and is now the Zine Buyer for RPSC. Chris has volunteered for 2 years, running first the Thursday Craft Nights and has been the Classes Director since Spring 2011. Thanks for being so awesome!