Friday, August 30, 2013

Back To School EXTENDED HOURS! Open Until 8PM September 3-5th

It's Back-To-School time again here at ARCH! We will be open until 8PM Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday September 3-5 to help you find everything on your shopping list. We have a large selection of materials you can't find anywhere else, including model-making supplies and we offer a 10% Student and Faculty discount on supplies. ARCH has been serving the San Francisco community for 35 years and is still independently-owned and operated. Thanks for supporting ARCH this school year!


Strathmore SKILLS Series pads are NEW and on sale at 25% OFF. These are an affordable, recycled product meant for practice, practice, practice! A great line of pads for student work and experimentation, they come in Sketch, Drawing, Watercolor, and Mixed Media varieties. We also have select sketchpads, newsprint pads, and 300 Series Strathmore Bristol Pads on sale at 25% OFF.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Thursday August 22nd "Designing Urban Agriculture" Book Signing with April Philips

ARCH will be hosting a book signing with April Philips on Thursday August 22nd at 6PM. April is founder and principal of April Philips Design Works, an award-winning Bay Area firm that specializes in landscape architecture and urban ecology. Her new book, Designing Urban Agriculture is about the intersection of ecology, design, and community. Showcasing projects and designers from around the world who are forging new paths to the sustainable city through urban agriculture landscapes, it creates a dialogue on the ways to invite food back into the city and pave a path to healthier communities and environments. April Philips was recently interviewed by the Huffington Post about her new book. Click here to read the article.