The gallery was opened in advance of Portland, Oregon's "First Thursday" Gallery Tour. Printers were set up for walk-in use.
As the gallery filled up with work, we documented the stories.
ne guy made art from scanned fish.
A team of young fashion designers made a dress of prints.
We followed an elementary school class as they printed photos from their field trip to a tidal flats.
Opening Night was the talk of the "First Thursday" event.
e oversaw the creation and production of this instructional DVD, which featured projects from the gallery - and how to make them.
It all came together in this 30-minute program. Here are stills:
Capitalizing on the “digital printing revolution” in this hands-on, product-moving and measurable way certainly couldn’t have been done with a 30-second TV commercial running during the playoffs. Worse yet, that would have cost more money.
You can watch the entire 30-minute "documercial" (if you dare)