Tag: Create

December 18, 2019 - 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Get creative every week with arts and crafts projects you can play with or give away as gifts. Appropriate for students in grades K-5.  No registration required, but supplies are limited. 

Age: 
Children
December 14, 2019 - 9:30 am to 11:30 am

Join us for a trip down the yellow brick road to gain a heart, a brain, and some nerve, while learning about pets and shelter services from the Adams County Animal Shelter. Stations will guide you around the library to create, think, try, and watch the classic film. Appropriate for all ages. 

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween
December 2, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Blank frame

Learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator by creating an 8x10 digital print. Use the tools and resources available in The Studio to create a gift for the holiday. Your design will be printed on canvas material and each participant will be given a rustic frame. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
December 21, 2019 - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Person with table of craft supplies

Learn from former Studio host Rachel Wood about using the tools and resources available in The Studio to create a gift for the holiday. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
December 14, 2019 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Watercolor palette

Watercolor 101

Saturday, Dec. 7, 10:30 am-12 pm

This workshop is for those of any experience level who want to try using watercolors to create one or several paintings to gift or keep. Internationally exhibited artist Kelley Schei focuses on teaching basic skills while letting you find your own creative style in a fun, supportive atmosphere. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Watercolor 102

Saturday, Dec. 14, 10:30 am-12 pm

This workshop explores intermediate skills and techniques using watercolors to create paintings to gift or keep. Internationally exhibited artist Kelley Schei focuses on teaching some intermediate skills while letting you find your own creative style in a fun, supportive atmosphere. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
December 10, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Close up of vinyl record

Local artist Adelina Gonzales, also known as That5280Lady, will guide participants in creating pop culture-based art on recycled vinyl records. Explore all of your favorite icons through color. Feel free to bring a photo or reference of your favorite musician, comic book character, brand or movie. All materials needed will be provided. Space is limited; registration is required. Please visit our online calendar to register. 

Event Type: 
The Studio
December 19, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Pixel art on windows

In this 3-part series, you’ll learn how to build game assets by exploring concepts like frame-by-frame animation, pixel-art design, platform design, and basic UI design.  Appropriate for those with little to no experience with Adobe Photoshop. Space is limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
December 17, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Pear still life

Discover the basics of creating interesting compositions on canvas through still life painting. We’ll paint a cozy piece for fall using props and light in The Studio. Learn about balance, sketching, and how to prep your paintings. It is not necessary to attend all programs. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Painting smocks, canvases and paint provided. Appropriate for ages 13 and up.

Event Type: 
The Studio
December 3, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Mountain landscape

Learn the fundamentals of color and paintbrush applications while creating a work of art from the Colorado landscape. Discover the basics of color theory, how to mix and make colors, and how to work your paint brushes while creating a scene from the Rocky Mountains. It is not necessary to attend all programs. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Painting smocks, canvases and paint provided. Appropriate for ages 13 and up.

Event Type: 
The Studio
December 9, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Wall with chalk lettering

In this workshop, learn how to draw letters in various styles, plan and design your chalk phrase, and add embellishments and dimension to your design. Chalk is a great medium to work with because everything is erasable – making it perfect for all skill levels. With these basic skills and some hard work, you can create beautiful chalk art designs. Appropriate for 16 and older. Space and supplies are limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio

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