Mar
20
Wed
Writing to Heal w/ Molly Haile @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Mar 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Writing to Heal w/ Molly Haile @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Expressive writing has the power to help us transform our physical, mental and spiritual health. Take time for yourself and join us for these monthly creative workshops, and learn ways of using writing as a healing tool. We will be tapping into memory and imagination to create stories from our lives. No writing experience is necessary. Materials will be provided, but bring your favorite personal journal if you like.

Mar
22
Fri
[FULL] Painting for Beginners w/ Mavis Liggett @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Mar 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
[FULL] Painting for Beginners w/ Mavis Liggett @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

NOTE: THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL

Painting is an expressive art form that encourages focus as we discover how to see things in a new light. Join fine artist Mavis Liggett in exploring this classic artform. Participants will use paints on canvas and learn skills including color mixing, color theory and use of light and shadow to create an original work of art. All materials are provided. Class size is limited to 12 participants. Registration is required.

Mar
27
Wed
Garden Journals w/ Catherine Crowder @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Garden Journals w/ Catherine Crowder @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Garden journals can make the experience of gardening more productive and memorable. Whether you plant a garden or just enjoy the feeling of the sun on your face, recording your observations about nature is rewarding. Capture the joy of seeing a seed germinate, or the fascination of watching a hummingbird zip through the garden. Join Catherine Crowder as she shows us how to create a garden journal, and get tips on how to organize your thoughts and activities. All materials will be provided. Class size is limited to 10 participants, and registration is required.

Mar
30
Sat
Sculptural Touchstones w/ Victoria Guthrie @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sculptural Touchstones w/ Victoria Guthrie @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Nature provides a powerful source of inspiration which can lead us to reflect on what’s important in life. Join Victoria as we create a natural sculptural touchstone, which we will use to reflect and open our minds to new perspectives, meaning and purpose. All materials are provided. Class size is limited to 12 participants and registration is required.

Apr
3
Wed
Open Studio at the Hirsch Center: Paint & Sketch on Your Own @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Apr 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Studio at the Hirsch Center: Paint & Sketch on Your Own @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

The Open Studio at the Hirsch Center offers participants in Mavis Liggett’s Painting for Beginners and Bob Nordbruch’s Sketching with a Brush classes the opportunity to continue honing their skills as they work on current painting projects or start new ones. While this unstructured session will not be actively directed by an instructor, artists Mavis Liggett or Bob Nordbruch may drop in. Materials will be provided. Registration is required.

Apr
8
Mon
Zen Knitting w/ Joan McNamara @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Zen Knitting w/ Joan McNamara @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Zen Knitting is an old tradition with a relaxed, calm “Dancing Hands” approach. Enjoy the company of others as you learn or relearn to knit. Make a variety of items or just knit line upon line, no completed project necessary. Bring your own yarn and needles (Size 8 or larger, please) or use ours. Registration is required.

Apr
10
Wed
Self-care & Creativity for Caregivers w/ Jodi Kolada @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Self-care & Creativity for Caregivers w/ Jodi Kolada @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Self-care is vital but often overlooked as a vital component of the cancer treatment field. Many of us care for someone who is going through cancer, and taking care of ourselves is important too. Join us for a mini-retreat and learn ways to reduce stress and refuel your spirit, all while we have some creative fun! Class size is limited to 10. Registration is required.

Apr
12
Fri
Tapestry Weaving w/ Jacqui Mehring @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Apr 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tapestry Weaving w/ Jacqui Mehring @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Hand crafts provide a meditative and artful activity working with a variety of colorful fiber materials. Join this monthly community session for beginners interested in learning to weave personal tapestries or learn new weaving techniques. Each participant will have use of a portable hand-held loom that can be taken home and worked on between sessions. No experience is necessary and all supplies will be provided.

Apr
17
Wed
Writing to Heal w/ Molly Haile @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Writing to Heal w/ Molly Haile @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Expressive writing has the power to help us transform our physical, mental and spiritual health. Take time for yourself and join us for these monthly creative workshops, and learn ways of using writing as a healing tool. We will be tapping into memory and imagination to create stories from our lives. No writing experience is necessary. Materials will be provided, but bring your favorite personal journal if you like.

Apr
22
Mon
Scones: The Art & Soul of Baking w/ Ninevah Murray @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Scones: The Art & Soul of Baking w/ Ninevah Murray @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

NEW CLASS CATEGORY! Baking is one of the most mindful of all kitchen practices, and baking breads is a creative activity that nourishes our bodies and minds! Learn techniques for mixing batter breads and how to best incorporate ingredients for shaping “free-form” dough. Each participant will have a loaf to bake at home. All materials are provided. Class size is limited to 10. Registration is required.