Make beautiful holiday art, gifts, and décor. Throw in some hot cocoa to sweeten up the day and holiday music to put you in the spirit of this wonderful season.
Use some basic folding techniques to make a wonderful wreath for the holidays.
Make a one-of-a-kind book using recycled materials.
Get creative with these festive pumpkins for your Fall decor.
Create 3-D silhouette artwork using beautiful fabrics, beads, or old accessories. Janela will be here to guide you into your final design and make it fabulous!
How sweet indeed! Craft a sweet pea branch from colorful paper.
Create unique and playful books using basic paper folding techniques.
Learn binding techniques to create small notebooks that are great for journaling or giving as gifts.
Daffodil blooms are one of the first signs of the spring season. Celebrate springtime by crafting a cheerful paper daffodil that stays in bloom every season!
Craft bright, cheery poppies out of paper. Poppies symbolize remembrance and peace, so it's fitting to create one that lasts forever.
A notebook or journal is a great way to keep your thoughts and ideas in one place. Learn how to make signatures and covers, then bind them together. These books are small enough to carry with you or give as gifts.
Craft paper vases to use as decoration or as sleeves for your water containers. Have fun folding a variety of papers into interesting shapes and sizes.
Boxes and bowls are useful and fun to make! Learn how to fold paper into containers using templates and origami, then add embellishments to make them unique. Great to hold a gift or for your own keepsakes.
Create handmade cards and a collage piece inspired by the season of love! A great workshop for adults and teenagers alike.
Another opportunity to create a paper mushroom that fools the eyes. Part 2 is devoted to recreating one of the most famous fungi in the world—the white-spotted red mushroom known as the fly agaric.
Welcome to the world of fungi! Learn the art of paper crafting to make unbelievably realistic paper mushrooms.
Combine the art of the written word with acrylic and collage to make a piece that sends a message—both literally and artistically. Kelsey Marie Harris, former Art Root Writer in Residence and featured Wall Poems poet, will share insight on bringing poetry to life through visual art and design.
Create quick and expressive sketches using a pen tool on an iPad. Learn some tips and tricks from artist Kelsey Marie Harris, who has been using this method to develop her recent style of digital artwork. One of the best parts of digital art-making is how easy it is to erase, change colors in a flash, and create multiple prints. What’s not to like?!
Try your hand at creating a rudbeckia—often known for its sub-species called the Black-Eyed Susan—from paper through the guided expertise of artist Laura Gillespie. No prior experience is necessary.
An introduction to printing on clay using screen and relief printing techniques. Renowned printmaker and ceramicist Paul Andrew Wandless will teach you how to put images into screens without the use of a darkroom and how to carve designs into relief blocks. Then, learn how to print multi-color images using these screens and reliefs.