Arts & Crafts
Helping Children in Need
W, Sep 18 • 10:00am-12:00pm • $10
W, Oct 30 • 10:00am-12:00pm • $10
Linus is a non-profit organization that provides love, a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need through the gifts of new, handmade blankets and afghans, lovingly created by volunteer “blanketeers.”
Edie Doughty will be instructing the group in how to make a soft fleece blanket for a child in need to donate to the Linus Project. Please register for one blanket option 1) I want to make a tie fleece blanket 2) I want to make a crocheted edge blanket. You will need to bring a sharp pair of scissors and hooks if you are making a crocheted edge blanket. Coffee and donuts will be provided. The cost includes the price of the fleece and yarn to create your blanket.
Watercolor Class with Carol LucInstructor Carol Luc is an accomplished artist with an M.F.A. in painting and B.F.A. in Advertising Design. If you would like to see her work and read more about Carol, visit CarolLuc.com.
Color Mixing to Achieve Dynamic Colors
W, Sep 18 | 2-4pm| $13M/$18NM
Experimental Techniques for Landscape Painting
W, Sep 25 | 2-4pm| $13M/$18NM
W, Oct 2 | 2-4pm| $13M/$18NM
Landscape Painting Classes
4 classes—W, Oct 9-30|2-4pm $13M/$18NM Each Class
Acrylic Paints Workshops
F, Sep 6-Oct 25 | 10:30am | $13M/$18NM Each Class
Instructor: Victoria Pelarenos
Learn from a professional artist the techniques of acrylic paints. Victoria has a BFA from the American Academy of Art. She is nationally showing and selling art and her work has been published internationally. The workshops will teach you how to manipulate color and paints to create an artistic piece of work. The class takes a paint in party to the next level of learning by teaching
Fall Décor with Maria
F, Sep 20 | 2-3pm | $15M/$20NM
Autumn begins September 23. Welcoming fall with a festive decoration for yourself or gift for a friend is a great way to get creative. No experience needed, Maria will teach step-by-step instructions. A demo will be located in the lobby.
Art of Flower Arranging
F, Oct 4 | 2pm | $30M/$35NM
Instructor: Paulina Jakubiec—All in Blooms Designs
With a few simple steps we will learn how to make a designer worthy floral arrangement from flowers that you can purchase at every grocery store. The idea is that by spending a few dollars at the grocery store you can create a beautiful centerpiece, that could cost at least $60 at a floral shop. Each person will take home their own arrangement which includes alstromeria, roses, carnations and stock plus floral foam and container.
Spooktacular Pumpkin Carving Contest
Tu, Oct 29 | 3pm | $8M/$12NM
We will provide the pumpkin and tools to make it a breeze, or feel free to bring your own supplies. Join a friendly competition and get in the spirit of Halloween. Apple cider and cinnamon donuts will be provided. You never know you may be nominated as the pumpkin carving champion!