March Herstory Month Mercadito

WOMEN’S “HERSTORY” MONTH MERCADITO Sunday, March 12, 2017 | 12 – 5pm Music | Demos | Workshops Self Help Graphics & Art: 1300 East 1st Street, Los Angeles, 90033 ++++++++++++ About: ARTrepreneurs

Boyle Heights Youth Launch A Youth Mayoral Candidate

BREAKING NEWS: Boyle Heights — On February 8, City of Los Angeles youth launched a campaign for a youth mayoral candidate in an effort to raise the voice of youth and highlight

Inaugural Chicana/o Latina/o Printmaking Summit

PRIORITY WILL BE GIVEN TO PRINTMAKERS IF SPACES FILL UP Self Help Graphics & Art in partnership with the Eastside Arts Initiative and the University of Texas at San Antonio is convening


Founded in 1970 in the heart of East Los Angeles, Self Help Graphics and Art is dedicated to the production, interpretation, and distribution of prints and other art media by Chicana/o and Latina/o artists.

Our multi-disciplinary, inter-generational programs promote artistic excellence and empower our community by providing access to space, tools, training and capital.

Art Workshops
Professional Printmaking
Dia de los Muertos
Community Engagement


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Hours of Workshops
Cups of Cafe de Olla
Happy Artists
Serigraph Editions Finished

Professional Printmaking

Our acclaimed printmaking program offers artists the opportunity to create fine art limited print editions & monoprints through a peer-led approach, providing a nurturing environment that supports artists’ creativity & careers.


For 43 years Self Help Graphics & Art (SHG) has organized one of the most popular Día de los Muertos events in Los Angeles and perhaps the oldest Day of the Dead commemoration in the country.


SHG is one of few places in LA that offers artists a space where they can develop artistically in a peer to peer setting. Art Workshops attract all levels of artists to work in a variety of art mediums such as intaglio printmaking, DIY silkscreening, and many other forms.