Holiday Art Market, Saturday, December 15, 11:00AM-5:00PM, Sunset Clay Studio, 1820 Sunset Avenue, Lansing, MI, 48917, FREE.  Peruse a unique mix of art for sale and enjoy speaking with several artists.  You will discover an eclectic and delightful mix of stytles and crafts here at Sunset Clay Studio.  Light refreshments too!  NOTE:  I accept cash or check–no plastic.

7th Annual Festival of Trees, December 8-January 1, 2019, Turner Dodge House, 100 East North Street, Lansing, MI, Admission: $5 per person – Children 12 and under FREE.  Check out the ENTIRE Turner Dodge House decorated with holiday trees–all three floors! It is a wonderful annual event in Old Town Lansing. Organizations and individuals display trees for the public to enjoy–some trees are also available for purchase–WOW!   My tree is for sale and 100% of the price of the tree will benefit the Friends of Turner-Dodge House.   Call 517.483.4220 for hours.turtle

Make Your Own Flag, Saturday, January 19, 2019, 1:00-3:00PM, East Lansing Public Library, East Lansing, MI, FREE. This class is sponsored by All Faith Ministry for disABILITIES who requires pre-registration. Register with Cathy Blatnik, Program Director at or at 517-381-1410.   Join me in the Maker Studio to make creative and fun flags, using felt, embellishments, and lots of imagination! Flags will include a hanger and will be about 11X14″ in size. No previous experience necessary.  All ages welcome!

Make Your Own Art Journal, Saturday, January 26, 2019, NOON-2:00PM, Lansing Art Gallery, 119 Washington, Lansing, MI, FEE.  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! The fee is $30 for members and $35 for non-members.  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 to register—517.374.6400.


Senior Discovery Hour, Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 10:00-11:30AM, Allen Neighborhood Center, 1611 East Kalamazoo, Lansing, MI, FREE.  Come to the Senior Discovery Coffee Hour for some crafty activity!  We will create art to help beat out those wintertime blues.  Supplies and instruction provided—join us for the fun.  This event is for adults, 18+.