Sep
18
Wed
Writing to Heal with Molly Haile @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Writing to Heal with 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.

Sep
23
Mon
Sketching with a Brush w/ Bob Nordbruch @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sketching with a Brush w/ Bob Nordbruch @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Sketching with a brush is just another way of thinking about applying paint. Come learn this expressive painting skill with artist Bob Nordbruch. We will mix and apply paints to canvas in a spontaneous, impressionistic style, conveying the feelings that can be found in combinations of light, shadow and color, from pale washes to bold rich tones. All materials are supplied. Registration is required.

Sep
27
Fri
FULL Fiber Art: Kente Cloth w/ Jacque Mehring @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
FULL Fiber Art: Kente Cloth w/ Jacque Mehring @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Kente cloth is a woven narrow band of cloth about 4” wide. These strips are carefully arranged and hand sewn together to create a cloth of desired size.Kente cloth designs are powerful cultural symbols that represent the history and philosophy of West Africa. In this workshop, we will continue to explore the different meanings of the colors and symbols and incorporate them into personal woven samples.  Bring your work from the previous class or begin your own.

Oct
9
Wed
Open Studio at the Hirsch Center: Paint & Sketch on Your Own @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Oct 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Open Studio at the Hirsch Center: Paint & Sketch on Your Own @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Open Studio offers participants the opportunity to continue artwork they’ve begun while at a class at the Hirsch Center.  Bring your current project from one of this month’s classes and join others in a community setting of creativity.  Materials will be provided.

Oct
14
Mon
Zen Knitting w/ Joan McNamara @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Oct 14 @ 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.

Oct
16
Wed
Writing to Heal with Molly Haile @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Oct 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Writing to Heal with 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.

Container Gardening with Layered Bulbs w/ Catherine Crowder @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Container Gardening with Layered Bulbs w/ Catherine Crowder @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Anticipation, hope and renewal … that’s what fall planting is all about. The end of summer isn’t the end to tending our gardens — it’s setting things on motion for the spring to burst forth. Join us and create a small fall planter that will brighten your cold winter days. Planting bulbs creates a expectation of the change of season and the hope and renewal of spring.

Oct
18
Fri
Zentangle®: A Meditative Art Practice w/Michele Rieder @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Zentangle®: A Meditative Art Practice w/Michele Rieder @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Join Michele Rieder, a certified Zentangle Instructor on a relaxing meditative art form. Zentangling is a gentle practice that eases tension. Lovely pieces of art unfold naturally however, the true beauty of Zentangle lies in the creative process that allows for a calmness of spirit and an opening of the mind to relaxed, peaceful place allowing its artists to be fully present. This state creates multiple healing aspects throughout all life situations addressing physical, emotional and spiritual healing. Registration is required.

Oct
21
Mon
Sketching with a Brush w/ Bob Nordbruch @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sketching with a Brush w/ Bob Nordbruch @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Sketching with a brush is just another way of thinking about applying paint. Come learn this expressive painting skill with artist Bob Nordbruch. We will mix and apply paints to canvas in a spontaneous, impressionistic style, conveying the feelings that can be found in combinations of light, shadow and color, from pale washes to bold rich tones. All materials are supplied. Registration is required.

Oct
25
Fri
Painting en Plein Air w/ Mavis Liggett @ Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Painting en Plein Air w/ Mavis Liggett @ Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Join artist Mavis Liggett for this one-day class and enjoy the peaceful, natural setting of the Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden as you learn to mix paint, observe light and shadow, and create your own original work of art. All materials are provided. Registration is required. In the event of rain, the class will be re-scheduled.