About this Event
SUNDAY | NOVEMBER 15TH 2020
10AM – 4PM
**ONLY 100 PEOPLE ARE ALLOWED INSIDE EVENT PER HOUR | DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS**
**ATTENDEES MUST BE BIPOC KIDS FROM GRADES K-8 ACCOMPANIED BY PARENT(S), LEGAL GUARDIAN(S), OR CHAPERONE(S)**
“Artist Free” is a event geared towards giving back to Portlands BIPOC Youth. This event will feature free haircuts from Damian Lillards personal barber “Designer Barber” & Friends. Live paintings from 5 local BIPOC Artist. Live Music by DJ MoB. Free Art Supplies Sponsored by BLICK. Free Food sponsored by Carl’s JR. We will also be highlighting some of Portland’s BIPOC creators from Adidas, Nike etc. And last but not least Portland Trail Blazers very own Damian Lillard will be making a special guest appearance.
The objective of this event is to empower young BIPOC creatives in the Portland Area to not be discouraged by their gifts but to enhance them and show them that it’s people that look like them that’s making a difference through Art.
All participants (staff included) will be required to wear face covering or mask + keep a 6ft social distance to attend event. To ensure public safety and social distance guidelines we will only allow 100 people in per hour (staff included). To ensure this is properly enforced all attendees will be issued a color-coded wristband indicating each hour block. For Ex. GREEN for hour 1. BLUE for hour 2 etc. Once GREEN hour 1 ends, attendees must exit the event and allow BLUE hour 2 to enter. This process will continue until Event ends.
[Image description: Hand painted background of a red, orange, and yellow sky with a green skyline of trees towards the bottom of the painting. At the top are the words “Artist Free” in block and cloud letters with the following event details in typeface: “Free art supplies. Free food. Free haircuts. Free art. Live paintings. Live music. Artist highlights. Special guests. Face masks required, please stay six feet apart. Sunday Nov. 15th. Alberta Park 10 AM – 4 PM. Art supplies sponsored by Blick Art Supplies + more. Food sponsored by Carl’s Jr. Music by DJ Mo B. Haircuts by Designer Barber & Friends. Live paintings by Latoya Lovely; Kyra the Artist; Zaaba; Nathaniel Moore; Salomée. Featured highlighted artist: Jason Grisby; Bernadette Little; Cedric Hudson; Jocelyn Rice + more. Special guest is your Portland Trail Blazers very own Damian Lillard. For Portland’s BIPOC Youth grades k-8.” Below the text are a series of logos of sponsors of the event: Carl’s Jr.; Portland Parks & Recreation; Blick Art Materials; Just Bob PDX; The UPS Store.]