Composed and expressive, these women are the artist’s family, idols and models. Janis Wagoner attended the College of Art and Design now known as CCS. She enjoyed being part of the artist scene by working… More
February 13, 6:00pm-8:00pm. Pam Signorelli will teach this “floating ink” method of making intricate designs. The process is captivating, the results are stunning. $26, includes all materials.
February 12, 7:00pm-8:30pm. A heartbeat away from Valentine’s Day: Let’s share the beat! Articipate is hosting Detroit Community of Drummers Meetup. Donation. RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/
January 30, 6:00-8:00pm. Pam Signorelli shares another clever way to display the art of Zentangle. Learn how to make the origami box, new ZT designs and quilling, too. Give this to your valentine! $25, all material provided.
Friday, 2/2/18, 7:00pm-9:00pm Justin Bean repeats his popular workshop on Abstract Painting. Justin will lead participants through a playful exploration of acrylic paint, palette knives and masking tape with the intention of creating abstract art. We’ll explore wet-on-wet gestural painting and the use of a dry base layer to create texture and dramatic color combinations. In addition, we will introduce tape into the painting process to create layered compositions with increasing complexity and vibrancy. The end goal is for each participant to produce at least one frame worthy painting. $25.00 includes materials.
Sunday, January 28, from 12:30 to 3:30 Join Terry Ford-Holcomb for an afternoon of creative art journaling. Learn several mixed media techniques for that journal you’ve been meaning to use. Lots of stencils, ideas and paint for exploring possibilities. Bring your imagination and a spiral journal (or purchase at class for $5.00). It can be a messy process, but oh so much fun! Fee: $35; Class limited to 10 participants.
January 22, 7:00pm-9:00pm At this Ladies Art Night you and Jen Blake will be creating a heart collage box sign. The sign measures 12″ x 12″ x 2″. You can hang your piece on the wall or it can stand alone. You’ll be painting & Mod Podging for this workshop.
$31 per person, pre pay using our ticket button. Please bring your ticket receipt with you the evening of the workshop.
All materials will be provided.
You are welcome to bring your favorite snacks and beverages.
Jan. 20, Saturday. Drop in between 2:00pm and 4:00pm. Make Scented Balm for your winter dry skin. Terry Ford-Holcomb shares her recipes for this homemade skin soother. Choose from lavender, eucalyptus, tea tree or cedar. Make and take: two for $10. RSVPs appreciated. 248-812-9022
The start of a new year is the perfect time to create a vision board: make a visual reminder of what you want to see in 2018. Only this year, try a vision vessel!
Use all four sides, use text and pictures from magazines, add bright tissue papers, paints and paste. When you finish, it becomes a container for new ideas, notes for next steps, coins as rewards for progress, etc.
We have everything you need…drop in Monday through Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 12:00pm-5:30pm, throughout January. Bring a friend! $15.
Three tips toward a better year…
1. Notice and count random acts of kindness.
2. Make a daily, “I DID” list, instead of (or in addition to) “To Do” lists.
3. Make a Vision Vessel to guide your year. more