Join us for a Screen Printing Party!

Thursday, August 11th from 3-9 PM

Second State Press, along with our neighbors, members, and supporters, will be hand printing fabric napkins for the American Street Feast. Kids from John Moffet Elementary School and Al-Aqsa Islamic Academy have been working with neighborhood artist Lisa Volta and Jenn McTague of Second State Press to create the design. Join us on Thursday, August 11th from 3-9 PM to help with the printing and learn about the process. This event is FREE and OPEN TO ALL!

Read more about the napkin project here.

OPENING: Selected Prints From Second State Press

Second State Press is pleased to share prints created by members at Second State Press at Bohdi Coffee.

Opening reception: Friday, April 1st 6-9PM
Bodhi Coffee
263 S 10th St, Philadelphia

Second State Press is a nonprofit 501(c)3 communal printmaking workshop whose mission is to foster the development of ideas and innovation in printmaking by providing artists with a professional, affordable, and supportive workspace. SSP has a diverse member base and this is reflected in the prints selected. The work will be on view through the end of May.

To learn more about SSP, visit
To learn more about Bohdi, visit

Holiday Hours

Second State Press will be closed on Thanksgiving day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day. On all other days we will be open our regular hours, noon-10pm Tuesday-Sunday. See you in the studio!