PAST EVENT – Stand Up For Kids on 9/23 from 5pm – 10pm at BNS Brewery

StandUp For Kids is a nationally recognized non-profit charity that works directly with thousands of homeless youth across the country. The organization was founded in 1990 by a group of volunteers in San Diego, CA. Starting from a program in one city, StandUp For Kids has grown to sustain locations in 17 cities across 10 states and the District of Columbia. They remain a nearly all-volunteer organization that prioritizes the needs of the youth we serve.  Simply put, they are here to empower homeless and at-risk youth toward lifelong personal growth, and to create in these youth a sincere belief in themselves through…

Imperial Sands Garrison of the 501st Legion will be supporting Stand Up For Kids on 9/23 at BNS Brewery

Thank you Imperial Sands Garrison for supporting such a meaningful cause, we love you guys! Initially founded in 2000 as the San Diego Squad under Southern California Garrison of the 501st Legion, the Imperial Sands Garrison has grown from a small handful of costumers to a group of more than 50 costumers that cover San Diego and Imperial Counties and their outlying areas. Our Mission is to keep the story of Star Wars alive for current and future generations by creating high-quality costumes and props based on the Star Wars universe, and to contribute to the local community through costumed…

We welcome MARVEL & DC artist Tony Washington to MONSTERS and VILLAINS on 10/15 for Mamas Kitchen. We are lucky to have you, thank you Tony!

About Tony Washington – At the age of 18 after completing high school he joined the summer program at Cal Arts… but the institution couldn’t hold Tony for long; he already had a vision for his life’s work. Tony showed his impressive portfolio around the San Diego Comic-Con in 1995 and was hired by Image Comics, a collective with a Marvel Comics pedigree, where Tony had his first encounter with digital art. After 3 years with Image, Tony joined a San Diego company called Midway, and spent 2 1/2 years creating video games. For over the past 19 years, Tony…

Thank you Spirit Printing for donating our event poster!

San Diego’s most celebrated and trusted printing and design companies. Though Spirit Printing Services, Inc. has long been known for its excellence, creativity and exceptional service, they quite often hear that it’s the “spirit” of the company that turns their clients into to lifelong friends. In a sea of automated systems and arms-length business practices, their approach is simple: Care about excellence, quality and the environment. Whether you need customized printing, graphic design services, branding and marketing or anything in between, they’ve got you covered. Family Driven since 1947.  Family owned and operated since 1983, Spirit Printing Services, Inc. offers a personalized, panoramic approach to…

PAST EVENT – MONSTERS & VILLAINS benefit with Mamas Kitchen and Saint Archer Brewery on 10/15/2016 4pm-9pm

On 10/15/2016 from 4pm to 9pm  we will be holding our second art benefit and raffle at Saint Archer Brewing Company and partnering with Mamas Kitchen for men, women, and children in San Diego living with AIDS or cancer. Saint Archer Brewing Company is a San Diego based brewery with award-winning recipes that represent flavorful, approachable craft beers. Saint Archer Brewery will be graciously hosting the benefit for such a great cause. Mamas Kitchen delivers three nutritional meals a day, seven days a week at no charge to men, women and children living with AIDS or cancer. We will be featuring original…

PAST EVENT – Star Wars benefit for Rady Childrens Hospital at James Coffee Co

On 12/12/2015 from 4pm to 9pm The Free Art Foundation held their first art benefit and raffle for Rady Childrens Hospital at James Coffee Co. Artists from all over the world donated original pieces for auction. Disney, Vans, Nixon, Street Plant Skateboards, MUK Skateboards, Skate Master Tate, Museum of Man, and Hearwork Coffee donated items for raffle and the 501st Legion was there in guard. 100% of the 3K raised that evening was split 50/50 to the Neurological Center and NICU. We hope to work with each and everyone involved for that event. Thank you all again for your support for…