Schedule

citizenSHIP, August 3-30, Riverside Arts Center, 76 North Huron Street, Ypsilanti, MI, FREE.  A community work-in-progress on the balance between the people and the state.  I have one piece in the show, “I Vote.”  https://www.riversidearts.org/august-2019-citizenship/

Make Simple Jewelry, Saturday, August 31, 1:00-3:00PM, East Lansing Public Library, 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing, MI, FREE. Join me in the Maker Studio to make simple earrings, string a necklace, and produce bead charms. We will use beading wire, cording, assorted beads, and needle nose pliers to create unique accessories. Supplies and instruction provided–no previous experience necessary. Pre-register with Cathy Blatnik of All Faith Ministry for disABILITIES–it’s a free class. Contact Cathy at 517.381.1410 or lcblatnik@juno.com.

Making Mandalas, Tuesday, September 10, 9:00-11:00AM, Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center, 119 North Washington, Lansing, MI, CLASS FEE. Create your own special mandala with a variety of art supplies. We will explore making radial designs, based upon a circle, square or triangle. Supplies provided–no previous experience necessary. Ages 18+. Call 517.374.6400 to register.

Create Your Own Flag, Saturday, September 14, 1:00-3:00PM, East Lansing Public Library, 950 Abbot Road, 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 lcblatnik@juno.com 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.

Make Baskets from Recycled Materials, Thursday, September 19, 2:00-4:00PM, Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center, 119 North Washington, Lansing, MI, CLASS FEE. Make a unique basket from upcycled cards, postcards, or fabric and stitching. Assemble an arty basket from simple geometric shapes such as squares or hexagons. Supplies and instruction provided–ages 18+. Call 517.374.6400 to register.

Gentle Graffiti, Saturday, October 5, NOON-2:00PM, Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center, 119 North Washington, Lansing, MI, CLASS FEE. Transform and change a printed image by drawing abstract patterns–create your own personal graffiti. Explore changing an architectural image or building detail with black and/or white pens and color pencils. Printouts and supplies provided–ages 18+. Call 517.374.6400 to register.

10th Annual Recycled Art Market, Saturday, November 2, 9:00AM-4:00PM, City High Middle Gym, 1720 Plainfield Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505, FEE.  This is a delightful and interesting show and sale.  If you have never attended, you will be pleasantly surprised by the variety of recycled and upcycled artwork.  Free parking!

Alternative Holiday Sale, Friday, November 15 (5:00-9:00PM) & Saturday, November 16 (9:00AM-5:00PM), Edgewood United Church, 469 North Hagadorn Road, East Lansing, MI, 48823, FREE.  Join me for a special and wonderful art show and sale, sponsored by the Peace Education Center of East Lansing.  There will be a wide variety of handmade goods available, as well as yummy food.  Free parking!

Weaving on Cardboard, Saturday, December 14, 1:00-3:00PM, East Lansing Public Library, 950 Abbot Road, 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 lcblatnik@juno.com or at 517-381-1410.  Join me in the Maker Studio to create simple weavings with yarn and fibers on a cardboard base.  All ages welcome—children under 12 need to have an adult partner with them. No previous experience necessary.