With LOVE and ADMIRATION
We Present: SWIM BREAK
Artist Series T Shirt
Design & Fundraiser
In collaboration with
Artist, Sarita Aristizabal
We will donate $10 a shirt between TWO small grassroots organizations in Colombia assisting people in need and offering cultural and educational workshops in the city of Cali.
APOYO CALI is a group formed by independent artists, teachers and students (growing each week) offering free workshops to educate on political participation, arts and crafts that can be applied as an alternative income for unemployed young people and providing first aid kits, food, clothes and legal advisory when needed (after detentions by police)
LAJ OLLAS RESISTEN is a group of women making meals for the people in the streets, changing locations around the city of Cali where social disparity makes it the center of resistance (the most affected city since the beginning of demonstrations April 28th) and
About the artist, Sarita, born and raised in Medellín - Colombia, has been tattooing since 2008. Migrated to São Paulo - Brazil in 2010, where ended up staying for 8 years in search of a more mature tattoo environment to learn in. She approaches the craft with respect, and aims to find some sort of balance between simplicity, boldness and elegance in harmony with the body.
Sarita could be presented as an experimental artist with a fashion and graphic design background, woodcutting enthusiast, in love with iconography, folklore, ancestral knowledge and the power that lays on an image to tell an infinity of stories.
A gypsy soul who recently arrived in New Orleans for the first time and immediately felt at home. You can find her at Good Work Tattoos on Bywater, and see some of her portfolio on instagram, tumblr or facebook.
TSHIRTS: 100% cotton, water-based ink PRINTED BY @infernoscreenprinting