The room was filled with laughter and casual conversation. Hosted at Yo:U in Chicago’s Wicker Park area, shop owner Yolanda, invites a different artist into the salon every month to transform it. June’s invite has been extended to a florist. Dirty Blossom will be in the shop until the end of the month. For shop hours head over to http://www.hairbeingart.com)
In a communal style, strangers were handed a beverage of their choice (Red Wine, White Wine or Water) a placemat and a seat at the table. All skill sets were present at the table- stick figures were acceptable.
When asked, “What’s going on right now” she responded “I’m having a painting workshop/social. I wanted to get people together, whether they’re coming from work or class. Just to chill, do some sketching and relaxing.”