Tag: crafts

February 3, 2015 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Never thread a needle before? No problem! This workshop will teach you four basic hand embroidery stitches: blanket stitch, running stitch, back stitch and couching. Each stitch will be used to decorate a felt heart ornament. Appropriate for teens and adults. Anyone under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited; registration required. 

Event Type: 
The Studio
Adult, Teen, Tween
February 25, 2015 - 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Join your friends and family at the library for afterschool activities. Appropriate for students in grades K-5.

  • Feb. 4: Resistance Painting – Learn the art of resistance painting with white crayons and watercolors.   
  • Feb. 11: Bowtie WednesdayCreate your own bowties with squares of fabric and ribbon.
  • Feb. 18: Puzzle Piece Creatures Turn an ordinary blank puzzle piece into a googley-eyed creature.
  • Feb. 25: Gum Wrapper ChainsFold gum-wrapper sized pieces of paper into colorful chains.
Children, Tween
January 24, 2015 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Make a wire sculpture necklace using 12 gauge copper wire. Form the wire with tolls, work-harden it, add patina and hang it on a chain. Appropriate for adults and teens grades 6 and up. Space is limited; registration is required.

Adult, Teen