real time cool stuff

Hello and welcome to elissastein.com—I've been wearing many hats these days: consultant, advocate, expert, designer, crafter, activist, and more. Feel free to peruse this site and explore what I've been up to.

As for what's going on right now . . .

I started a super cool Etsy shop, which has been both a constructive and productive way to spend time and share messaging while sheltering in. There are handmade t-shirts, tank tops, buttons, one of a kind masks in fab fabrics, and more.

My WASH YOUR HANDS project was/is a bright light in crazy days. Pieces will be in a COVID19 collection at the New York Historical Society, which is a complete and total thrill.

From AP:

Elissa Stein, a 55-year old activist and graphic designer living in Manhattan, went as far to make
T-shirts with a more profane version of the message “Wear Your Mask.” Stein gets stares when she wears the shirt, but she said it’s worth it given the stakes.

“It shouldn’t be something that you take lightly,” she said. “This is not a joke.”

Click here for the full article.

Singing out with Sing Out, Louise! is challenging in this social distancing world but we're figuring out ways to sing out while staying safe. Check out the website for hymnals and songs that are just about guaranteed to make you feel better. 

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