I'll be Selling my work this Friday at this event...
We are getting really excited about the big Plaid Friday event on Friday, November 29th | 11- 6pm . Plaid Friday is Oakland's alternative to "Black Friday" where you can skip the stampedes at the malls and big box retailers and put your money where your heart is, SHOP LOCAL & IN OAKLAND!Come check out what’s in store at Betti Ono and throughout Downtown, Uptown and Neighborhoods all around the city where you can get one of a kind holiday gifts and goods that represent the spirit and pride of Oakland and the Bay Area – made with local love by indie artists, designers, makers and brands.
1427 Broadway Oakland, CA 94612
Open to the Public
Wed - Saturday 12-5pm
Introducing a brand New line featuring the Art of the Royal Crownz collective. It's HipHop chic meets African Textile, a combination of timeless culture. The hand painted Crowns are embellished with African fabric on the brim. Each Crown done is a one of a Kind, with it's own original charm.
Yes Yes Y'all it's November,HipHop history month and it's also the 40th anniversary of theUniversal Zulu Nation. This week Hard Knock Radio host Davey D explores the history of HipHop's eldest element, Style Writing (also known as HipHop Hieroglyphics). On hand to discuss the topic were seasoned veterans in the field, Refa One & Toons One of the TCB crew and the North Star Zulus. Both of them go in on this interview discussing the cultural youth phenomena that exploded onto the inner city streets of the Bay and LA in the early 80's.
Tune into Hard Knock Radio week days on KPFA 94.1 FM.
Click link below for the full interview.