Schedule

ARTpath, June 1-September 1, 10 locations on the River Trail, Lansing, MI, FREE.  (ARTpath)  ARTpath entails 10 outdoor art installations along the River Trail–it is amazing!  My artwork is by the Old Town Bridge, near the intersection of Grand River and Turner.  “Follow Your Bliss” includes colorful umbrellas and yarn bombing along a section of the Trail—check it out!  ARTpathScan

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Coloring Club, Thursday, July 26, 1:00-3:00PM, Delta Township District Library, 5130 Davenport Drive, Lansing, MI (DTDL), 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.  2018 schedule;  Aug. 23, Sept. 27, October 25, Nov. 29, and December 27.

Sewing Day, Friday, August 17, 10:30AM-3:00PM,  Delta Township District Library, 5130 Davenport Drive, Lansing, MI (DTDL), FREE.  Donate to Helping Women Period (WHPby making cosmetic bags for low income and homeless women. Create simple drawstring or zipper bags to hold feminine hygiene/sanitary products. Co-Founder, Amy Stephenson, will speak to us at 11:30AM about HWP-WOW!! 

Supplies provided.  If you wish to use a sewing machine, bring your own.   If you don’t sew, there are still ways to help out during this event. Drop by for a moment or stay for a while!  Event Sponsored by Barb Shipman and Jane Reiter, Lansing, Michigan—contact janereiter@sbcglobal.net.  2 patterns for use.

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Drawstring examples
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Samples with zippers

Introduction to Collage, Friday, September 28, 10:00AM-12:30PM, Delta Township 39’ers, Delta Enrichment Center, 4538 Elizabeth Road, Lansing, MI, Registration fee plus $5.00 supply fee to instructor.    Phone 517.484.5600 to register for class. Explore the fun, spontaneous process of collage!  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.  We’ll have loads of fun and you’ll complete a collage during class.wilkin-3

Create CollagesSaturday, 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 lcblatnik@juno.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.