Festival registration is open! Design Week 2020 runs virtually from August 3-7.
SaintJawn Official, a design studio, is dedicated to expressing the strength and power of Black womxn through our feminine divinity and inherent connection with the universe. Founded by Emily Carpenter-Munroe, most of the work centers around afro-centricity and challenging the status quo of Euro-centric beliefs and aesthetics.
Part of Open Houses, Week 3: July 20-24.
SUSTAINING GREATNESS: This week we are occupying space on the Design Week platform to celebrate our recurring theme of “Sustaining Greatness”. Each highlight aligns with our dedication to amplifying Black and Indigenous People of Color and their voices. Everyone in this curation exudes excellence in their own way and we encourage you to take time to immerse yourself in appreciating their talents and entrepreneurship in addition to all the folx that exist within the Mercatus ecosystem.
-Mercatus PDX Social Media Manager Cookie Z.
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