Needles and Pens
In 2002, fanzine enthusiast Andrew Scott joined forces with Strandid Clothing designer Breezy Culbertson to form a new type of retail space. They created Needles and Pens, a hybrid space in the Mission which sells home-published zines and great gift items made mostly by local artists. The space also exhibits artwork.
Store/Gallery Hours: Daily 12pm-7pm
Where: 3253 16th Street , San Francisco, CA, 94103, USA
Phone: (415) 255-1534
Also on KQED.org this week ...
Drought Watch 2015: Record-Low Sierra Snowpack
The Sierra Nevada snowpack, which typically supplies nearly a third of California's water, is showing the lowest water content on record: 6 percent of the long-term average for April 1. That shatters last year's low-water mark of 25 percent (tied with 1977).
"Boomtown" History of the San Francisco Bay Area
KQED's "Boomtown" series will seek to identify what is happening in real time in the current boom, and also draw out the causes and possible solutions to the conflicts and pressures between the old and the new.