Create Collages, Saturday, October 13, 2:00-4:00PM, East Lansing Public Library, East Lansing, MI, FREE. This class is sponsored by All Faith Ministry for disABILITIES and they require pre-registration. Please register with Cathy Blatnik, Program Director at email@example.com or at 517-381-1410. Collage entails attaching paper pieces to a base/foundation–for this session we will use mat board as the base. Paper pieces can be cut and torn along with gluing down additional elements. Join me in the Maker Studio to experience fun creating collages with paper, scissors, glue, fabric, tape and more. No previous experience necessary.
Senior Discovery Group, Wednesday, October 24, 10:00-11:30AM, Allen Neighborhood Center, 1611 East Kalamazoo Street, Lansing, MI, FREE. Take time this morning to create good luck charms. We will use beads, charms, and string to make charms and add something special to your life! Supplies and instruction provided—join us for the fun.
Coloring Club, Thursday, October 25, 1:00-3:00PM, Delta Township District Library, 5130 Davenport Drive, Lansing, MI, FREE. Join me the fourth Thursday each month for a pleasant activity for adults, 18+! Engage in calming, relaxing coloring—supplies provided but you are welcome to bring your own “stuff.” We convene in the Lissa McLean Room on the south side of the library. Very light refreshments provided. 2018 meetings on November 29 and December 27 too.
Kids Day in Old Town, Sunday, October 28, NOON-4:00PM, Absolute Gallery, 307 East Cesar Chavez Avenue, Lansing, MI, FREE. Join me for a fun crafty afternoon at Absolute Gallery in Old Town, where several businesses will be engaging the young folks (and more). We will create colorful and silly Halloween charms–hook one on your backpack, shoe, notebook, key chain or purse. Supplies and instruction provided–FREE and FUN event!
10th Annual Recycled Art Market, Saturday, November 3, 9:00AM-4:00PM, GR City Middle High School, 1720 Plainfield Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505, $2.00 entry fee. Everything at RAM is at least 50% recycled/repurposed materials. Join me for the fun! I will be offering peace flags, cards, and jewelry.
Alternative Holiday Sale, Friday & Saturday, November 16 (5-9:00PM) & 17 (9:00AM-5:00PM), Edgewood United Church, 469 North Hagadorn Road, East Lansing, MI, FREE. Come to the best non-traditional holiday sale in East Lansing! This annual event offers a wide variety of artists and vendors, as well as delicious food and refreshments. You will always find something unique at the Alternative Holiday Sale!
Williamston Pop Up Art and Craft Show, Saturday, November 24, 11:00AM-6:00PM, Peculiar Perspectives, 107 South Putnam, Williamston, MI, FREE. Peruse a wide selection of unique handmade art at Keller’s Plaza—I’ll be on the 2nd floor with lots of goodies. Support Small Business Saturday and have fun doing it! Light refreshments and joviality served up.
Create Fun Greeting Cards!, Saturday, December 8, 2:00-4:00PM, East Lansing Public Library, East Lansing, MI, FREE. This class is sponsored by All Faith Ministry for disABILITIES and they require pre-registration. Please register with Cathy Blatnik, Program Director at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 517-381-1410. Join me in the Maker Studio to make nifty cards with paper, scissors, glue, tape and markers. No previous experience necessary.
Make Your Own Art Journal, Saturday, January 26, 2019, NOON-2:00PM, Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center, 119 North Washington, Lansing, MI, 48933. The fee is $30 for members and $35 for non-members. Start with a simple spiral notebook and create a special journal for artistic inspiration. Learn how to utilize scissors, glue, paper clips, stickers, tape and more to begin a unique journal just for you. You can record ideas, draw, collage or write notes to yourself—journaling is limitless fun! No previous experience needed. Supplies and instruction provided. You will take home your new journal with plenty of ideas to finish pages outside of class. Contact the Gallery (LAG) to register—517.374.6400.