MAKE YOUR OWN ZINE (part one): a one day workshop

  Learn about zines, independent publishing, and hand-bind your own blank booklet. Use your booklet to generate ideas, write down inspo, and make sketches. Then come to part two and learn how to produce copes of your zine using Adobe InDesign. This workshop is taught by Renee Marino of Dirt Media (more…)

  • March 21, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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Caffeinated Mornings | Beyond

  Beyond. Drive, passion, work ethic and going farther than you think is possible. In an era of complacency and entitlement, it’s exactly a common story these days to find young creatives who are willing to take on responsibility that is bigger than themselves, seek to develop new skills outside their “job title” and look (more…)

  • March 1, 2019
    9:00 am - 10:30 am

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Podcasting 101: a One Day Workshop

Podcasting 101 | Launch + Grow Your Podcast w/ Justin Forthuber + Lolly Creative Podcasts have become deaply entrenched in today’s culture and show no signs of going anywhere anytime soon. Many illustrators, photographers, and musicians have experience with creating engaging content, but have a hard time crossing over to this new medium.   Join (more…)

  • one day workshop
    February 28, 2019
    6:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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Opening Doors and Getting Drenched in Art

Opening Doors and Getting Drenched in Art

Madelife is a mutable space. From one day to the next, furniture gets moved around, meetings happen, creative projects get worked on, events happen, and you just never know what might pop up throughout the day. People are always passing through and the vibe waxes and wanes with the influx of employees, students, and passersby. One treat we love about our space and our work is the accessibility. You just never know who might walk in the door at any…

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Waste Share | Art and Action Community Celebration

  Join us in celebration of madelife’s 7th anniversary for an evening of art and music! Waste Share is an event focused on bringing awareness to the waste that exists in our world and bringing people together to collectively take responsibility and do their part.  Featured Artists:  DJ FUNKMAMMOTH ALEX LUHR FAYE LAREINE JESSE LEVINE (more…)

  • Waste Share
    November 16, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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15 Maker Questions | Ceramicist Bridget Dorr

Local Ceramicist Bridget Dorr will be leading a hands-on workshop at Madelife on November 15th. Madelife visited Bridget in her Boulder studio to ask her a few questions and to check out some of her beautiful work.   When & where did you first learn your craft? I first started pottery in college while getting my Art Therapy degree.  I took a ceramics class first semester and ended up declaring a ceramic minor that year. Who (or what) has been…

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Caffeinated Mornings | No Filter

Join us for a frank ( and hopefully not TOOOOOO curmudgeonly) talk with Tattoo Artist, Chris Hamilton, as he shares some of his thinking and experiences gained in his 25+ years of creating in an industry that has changed dramatically in that same time. In an era of specialization and change we’ll discuss the importance (more…)

  • Morning Talk
    November 2, 2018
    9:00 am - 10:30 am

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Hip Hop Future Bass

Join us this Saturday, in the Madelife BlackBox, for a Hip Hop Future Bass Show featuring music by: OTICAH COLIN RICH FAYE LAREINE (more…)

  • October 20, 2018
    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Instructor Highlight | Chelsea Chorpenning

Starting October 15th, Chelsea Chorpenning will be teaching an 8-week Lifestyle Photography Course at madelife! We met up with Chelsea for a quick discussion about her career, process, and life as a professional photographer!   How did you get started as a lifestyle photographer and how would you define the genre? I was given my first film camera when I was 15 after taking an intro to photography class in high school. I was instantly hooked. However, I didn’t see it…

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Hand Built Ceramic Gifts w/ Bridget Dorr 

November 15th 6-9pm madelife Enjoy a relaxing evening of molding and sculpting clay into a personalized table piece with the guidance of local ceramicist Briget Dorr, who will take your hand crafted pieces to her studio, where she will fire, glaze, and finish them with the touch of a professional. Craft a personal piece for (more…)

  • November 15, 2018
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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20 questions w/ Jerod Barker

Madelife visited Community Hangout Winner and Natural Feels Artist Jerod Barker at his studio for a quick chat before his group show at Madelife! Don’t miss the opening reception of the Natural Feels Gallery Show, this Saturday at Madelife. Describe yourself and your work: I am easily distracted and always looking for something new, which could be why my medium and style tend to change with time. Who or what has been your biggest influence? My biggest influence has always…

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20 Questions w/ Cristina Ponticelli

Madelife sat down with Artist and Architect Cristina Ponticelli for a quick discussion about her work, inspirations, and life as an artist. Don’t miss the opening reception of the Natural Feels Gallery Show at Madelife! Describe yourself and your work. I’m a simple person with passions and manias. Architecture, Art, and Design – if there’s a difference between them – are my passions. Perfectionism and attention to detail are my manias. My work reflects the marriage of my passion and…

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