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Butterfly Art in the Garden for Kids

Artist Jaqueline Kyoda will conduct butterfly art workshops for kids every Saturday in October from 10 am – 12 noon  at the Harambee Community Garden, 136 West Howard in Northwest Pasadena. Paint, paper, plants, all on Saturday mornings in Oct. Instruction … Continue reading

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Trailer Sows Ground With Creative Seeds

The rain didn’t stop us from having fun on Sunday November 20 when our 1951 Spartan Trailer served as a video booth for people to record their stories about food access and equity at Cornerstone Theatre’s Block Party. The party was … Continue reading

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Help KPFK Go Solar

On Saturday Sept. 24, Trailer Trash will help power a KPFK fundraising event at MacArthur Park to help the radio station go solar.  Bring your e-waste, enjoy some great food truck eats and listen to featured music.  Then pay us a … Continue reading

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Volunteer Labor Needed (Please) Friday-Saturday, July 29-30

Before Sam heads off to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival on August 2nd, there is a lot of work on the trailer he would like to get done. Can you spare a few hours to help?  Jobs include: painting, sanding and most especially … Continue reading

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A Makeover For Airstream’s Granny Interior

Architect Christopher Deam loved the sleek exterior lines of Airstream trailers.  But he felt that the trailer’s interior looked more like a summer cabin than a modern expression of mobility, independence and escape.  Deam freshened the Airstream’s design to appeal … Continue reading

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Sam’s Post #9 -Trailer: New Mascot for Cal Arts?

 by Sam Breen Every year, the Theatre School sets aside the last two weeks of the academic calendar for New Works Festival, an event by and for the students.  The trailer was chosen to be a venue for the event.

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Contemporary Art On Wheels

  CalArts alum Jerry Wellman and Matthew Chase-Daniel transformed a Hostess delivery truck  into a mobile art gallery of contemporary art in Santa Fe, NM. Check out the story in the NY Times.  See also Axel Contemporary’s web site.

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Ben’s Design for Performance Space

Check out  Ben Womick’s design for the Spartan’s outdoor performance space.  The stage will be launched this weekend at the Arts In the One World Conference! Ben is an MFA student in Technical Direction at Cal Arts. CLICK HERE FOR … Continue reading

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Hands On: Chassis, Axels, etc.

From the Spartan Forum group: comments on the chassis and replacing axels > I’ve been talking to a person who has a ’50 RM for sale, but she says it needs axle/s as they are completely rusted. Can these axles … Continue reading

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