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Articipate is a storefront art studio in downtown Berkley.  We promote art and support artists, especially would-be artists. Here, you can drop in and immerse yourself in an exploration of art materials and imagination. Or, check the calendar page and sign up for our upcoming events and classes. We like to experiment and keep things fresh…have something to share? Call us!

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Ladies Art Night: Saint Patrick’s Day Button Art Canvases

Thursday, March 2: You and Jen Blake will be creating Saint Patrick’s Day button art canvases. The finished size of our multi media creations will be 8 x 8. Use Mod Podge, papers, ribbon, a variety of green buttons to create these canvases. $21 per person pre pay, $25 at the door. All materials will be provided. You are welcome to bring your favorite snacks & beverages.

Art Spa Days: Thursdays

Art Spa Days
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Art Spa: def:

1.  A service for the purpose of improving wellness, peace of mind and relaxation through personal care treatments. Personal care treatments include coloring, painting, mandalas, Zentangle tiles, vision boards. Studio atmosphere enhanced by soft music, hot tea and encouragement. 

Now on Thursdays!

Come and use our studio for your art practice.  We’ve got table space, wall space, easels and great lighting. $15 for a day if your bring your own materials*, or use our paper and any medium for a nominal charge.

Make it better; bring a friend!

*no toxic, or vaporized sprays.

Ladies Art Night: Boho Arrows

Monday, January 30, 2017. We will be creating rustic boho arrows.  The finished arrow measures 27.75 inches by 7 inches tall. Get ready to paint, stain, and/or wash to create just the look you want. These arrows look great with gallery photo walls, garden accents or as a Valentine decoration. $21 per person pre pay, $25 at the door. All materials will be provided. You are welcome to bring your favorite snacks & beverages.

Private Ladies Art Night Parties are available for groups of 10 or more. Lots of fun projects to choose from. $25 per guest. Please Contact: Jennifer Blake  (248) 245-6419 cell.

After School Art Lessons at Angell

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art lessons after school 

Articipate’s Art Cart is offering after school, one hour art lessons for students in grades 2-5. Taught by experienced art teachers, the lessons will include drawing with shading, printmaking, sculpture, Zentangle/patterns, life size self drawings, and collage. Our objective is to foster imagination and play while exploring new materials. A personal sketchbook is included to encourage practice and creativity outside the classroom. Teachers will also teach one of the standard art concepts per lesson (line, shape, space, color, values, form, texture).

For students in grades 2-5. Course number: 720-1 in the Winter Program Guide by Berkley Enrichment. Information about registering here

Ladies Art Night JAN. Valentine Mixed Media Art

Thursday, Jan. 19

Jen Blake will be creating Valentine multi-media art blocks using wood, papers, paint, words & antique findings.  $21 per person pre pay, $25 at the door. All materials will be provided.  7:00 pm-9:00 pm. You are welcome to bring your favorite snacks & beverages. Register HERE Continue reading “Ladies Art Night JAN. Valentine Mixed Media Art”

Drawing on Life

Next class is JAN. 4th

Drawing on Life.  Carole Wayner gently guides us into proportion and lets self expression prevail. Concentrated effort has rewards. You’ll learn more than drawing. You’ll learn how to see. Wednesdays, 1:00pm-3:00pm: Pre-register HERE, please. $20. Bring your own sketchbook, or buy one here for $3.

Ladies Art Night: Card Holders

Card Holders

December 5th: cardsWe will be making holiday card holders. These card holders turn your holiday cards into a work of art. Customize and decorate your clothespin clips and finish it off with a decorative bow to hang it by. You are welcome to bring your favorite snacks & beverages. All materials will be provided. $20 per person pre pay, $25 at the door
Limited seating, please RSVP by calling Jen Blake (248) 245-6419 cell.