Ocelot's Monthly Member Spotlight: Noura Ballout

For May's monthly member spotlight, we are featuring Ocelot member Noura Ballout. Members are artists and printmakers who pay hourly fees that allow them to use our full range of equipment.

Noura works under the name Ballout Printing and prints things that are politically charged.

NOURA PRINTS MOSTLY: "I print shirts for The Bottom Line coffee house, t-shirts for grass roots organizations to fundraise with, and prints that are more conceptually-based. "

NOURA PRINTS # HRS/MONTH: "15-20 hours a month."

NOURA'S FAVORITE THING ABOUT OCELOT PRINT SHOP: "The people and community and how organized it is."

SEE MORE: balloutprinting.com // nouraballout.com

Hat print by Noura Ballout - translates to “Write Down, I am an Arab." This is the title of a poem written in 1964 that landed Mahmoud Darwish in prison.

Hat print by Noura Ballout - translates to “Write Down, I am an Arab." This is the title of a poem written in 1964 that landed Mahmoud Darwish in prison.