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Whimsical Wind Chimes with Sarah Gott!  Saturday, May 13 - Noon Summit Artspace Kids will use nature inspired materials and colorful beads and bells to make their own wind chimes. All supplies, instruction and inspiration will be provided, and every child will talk home a finished wind chime ready to be display in the garden!  This workshop is open to children age 4 – 12 years old *This is a drop of workshop for the kiddos! Feel free to drop your kids off and shop for 2 blissful,  uninterrupted hours! 

Whimsical Wind Chimes with Sarah Gott! 

Saturday, May 13 - Noon

Summit Artspace

Kids will use nature inspired materials and colorful beads and bells to make their own wind chimes. All supplies, instruction and inspiration will be provided, and every child will talk home a finished wind chime ready to be display in the garden!  This workshop is open to children age 4 – 12 years old

*This is a drop of workshop for the kiddos! Feel free to drop your kids off and shop for 2 blissful,  uninterrupted hours! 

DIY Block Prints with David Pluck Satuday, May 13 - 11:30am Join David Pluck, Akron educator and self proclaimed crafty dude!  You will be exploring the printing process by designing and creating crafty prints using the block print method. If you want to create interesting designs that are easily reproducible for all of you crafty needs, like hand printed wrapping paper for mom’s mother’s day present to personalized invitations for your upcoming summer event, this is your workshop! Skip the store bought and personalize your own! * You will get the basics on how to carve an original design using various carving tools and linoleum block. You will be printing small format images and transferring your creative design to paper. You will be given the opportunity to print multiple images and explore a variety of applications that will meet your crafty needs. Please join us for what will be an outstanding crash course in the printing making process! 

DIY Block Prints with David Pluck

Satuday, May 13 - 11:30am

Join David Pluck, Akron educator and self proclaimed crafty dude!  You will be exploring the printing process by designing and creating crafty prints using the block print method. If you want to create interesting designs that are easily reproducible for all of you crafty needs, like hand printed wrapping paper for mom’s mother’s day present to personalized invitations for your upcoming summer event, this is your workshop! Skip the store bought and personalize your own!

* You will get the basics on how to carve an original design using various carving tools and linoleum block. You will be printing small format images and transferring your creative design to paper. You will be given the opportunity to print multiple images and explore a variety of applications that will meet your crafty needs. Please join us for what will be an outstanding crash course in the printing making process! 

DIY Beeswax Candles with Urban Buzz Saturday, May 13 - 2pm Summit Artspace In this workshop you will be making a Lavender & Mint beeswax candle in a 4 oz. gold tin! Participants will pour their own oils and hot beeswax into the tin. The candle tin will include 4 ounces of pure, Ohio beeswax, therapeutic grade essential oils and a cotton wick. Burn time for this candle is approximately 35 hours. Also learn the background of how Urban Buzz got started, as well as the benefits of burning beeswax candles (they purify the air and help with allergies!) You'll also look into the process of Urban Buzz's candle making. *If a child is participating, a parent or guardian MUST pour the hot wax for them.    

DIY Beeswax Candles with Urban Buzz

Saturday, May 13 - 2pm

Summit Artspace

In this workshop you will be making a Lavender & Mint beeswax candle in a 4 oz. gold tin! Participants will pour their own oils and hot beeswax into the tin. The candle tin will include 4 ounces of pure, Ohio beeswax, therapeutic grade essential oils and a cotton wick. Burn time for this candle is approximately 35 hours.

Also learn the background of how Urban Buzz got started, as well as the benefits of burning beeswax candles (they purify the air and help with allergies!) You'll also look into the process of Urban Buzz's candle making.

*If a child is participating, a parent or guardian MUST pour the hot wax for them.

 

 

Sioux In2 U: A New Wave Painting pARTy! Saturday, May 13 - Noon Akron Art Museum Join smARTStudio at Crafty Mart's Mom and Pop Shoppe to paint a portrait of your favorite New Wave band/artist on canvas (Devo, Siouxsie Sioux, The Smiths, Talking Heads, Joy Division, A Flock of Seagulls, The Cure, Tears For Fears, Culture Club and The B52s). As a participant, you will learn the process of photo transferring onto canvas and painting FUNdamentals. No experience is necessary!  You can send your favorite New Wave Band photo to smartstudioakron@gmail.com by May 10th!  We will have it printed out and ready to go for you! There will be extras to choose from, too!

Sioux In2 U: A New Wave Painting pARTy!

Saturday, May 13 - Noon

Akron Art Museum

Join smARTStudio at Crafty Mart's Mom and Pop Shoppe to paint a portrait of your favorite New Wave band/artist on canvas (Devo, Siouxsie Sioux, The Smiths, Talking Heads, Joy Division, A Flock of Seagulls, The Cure, Tears For Fears, Culture Club and The B52s). As a participant, you will learn the process of photo transferring onto canvas and painting FUNdamentals. No experience is necessary! 

You can send your favorite New Wave Band photo to smartstudioakron@gmail.com by May 10th!  We will have it printed out and ready to go for you! There will be extras to choose from, too!

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