Creativity
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20yearlogoFeeling inspired to try something new?
Let us show you ways to express yourself through art, whether or not you’ve tried it before. We’ve made it easy for you, your family and friends to engage in art activities and have creative fun. You’ll discover how easy it is, and gain confidence that you can create anything you want. Come let your inner artist play.

Special Workshops

Saturday, January 27 (10-6)
and Sunday, January 28 (12-6)
Penguin Love
Love penguins?
Make a penguin sand painting embellished with hearts. Take it home in a clear sleeve to give as a card or add a frame for some lovely wall art.

$12pp and up

Saturday, February 3 and Sunday,
February 4
Gifts from the Heart
Make a gift for someone you love:
make a heart-shaped pillow, bejewel a keepsake box, or paint a heart to hang on your door.

$15 pp and up


Capitol Square’s Annual “Romancing the Square” Event
Saturday, February 10 4-6 PM (all ages)

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On this special day in Capitol Square join Artbeat for treats and make a special woven Valentine for a friend. FREE

Saturday, February 10 6-7 PM
(adults only)
Raise a glass to Capitol Square and pick up our gift to you: a Valentine candle to help you celebrate a romantic night at home (free). Then if you’d like, stay and learn how to make an embossed metal heart as a special Valentine gift

($10). Adults only.

Saturday, February 10 (10-4) and Sunday, February 11 (12-6)
Valentine Card Making Extravaganza

Handmade Valentines are the best! Make Valentine cards for your friends, family, and classmates using our “buffet” of patterned papers, hearts, doilies and embellishments

(special price $15pp for all the cards you can make in one sitting).

Saturday, February 17 and Sunday, February 18
Chinese New Year: Year of the Dog
Time to celebrate “man’s best friend”, as the Chinese New Year begins. Paint a miniature canvas with the image of a favorite pup and display it on a miniature easel.

$15pp.

Learn more about our special workshops. 

Art Tastings for adults

Wine Glass Painting

A relaxing, easy way to make art and stay in touch with friends.

Thursday, February 1, 6:30-8 PM

Come unwind with a creative night out at Artbeat’s Wine Glass Painting Night. We’ll provide the glasses and refreshments, just bring yourself (and any wine-loving friends!). Artist Abby Hutt will show you how to use our special glass-painting pens to create your own beautiful personalized wine glass. Makes a wonderful gift for a special occasion, or save it for yourself and add a little color to your glassware collection. Fee of $15 per person includes one wine glass.

Cosmic Painting

A relaxing, easy way to make art and stay in touch with friends.

Thursday, February 15, 6:30-8 PM

Want to learn how to paint the cosmos? We’ll let you in on a secret – it’s easier than you think! With the right brushes, the right color pallet, and a few simple painting techniques, you can transform a blank canvas into something out of this world – we’ll show you how! Come relax for a creative night out. We’ll provide all the materials and refreshments, just bring yourself and your art-loving friends. Fee of $25 per person includes all materials.

 

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It’s never too early to teach children how important it is to be kind. Our new Kindness and Make & Givecraft kits from Ann Williams teach children ages 6 and up about friendship through beautiful craft making. The Kindness kit gives you eight different projects to make and share. WIth a Make & Give craft… Read more »