Create a Collage August 4
This August, go create some Art at the Southwest Library. You can get the supplies and the inspiration for free and then just let yourself be creative. All ages are welcome to pick up some free supplies and get to creating.
Choose from ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 2, 2022 in Louisville Events
See a Movie and Make Crafts July 28
This July, have a movie night that isn't going to cost you a ton of money in tickets and concessions. Go to a Free Movie Night at the St. Matthews Library that's approved for all ages and enjoy a thrilling screen adventure while you make a ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 25, 2022 in Louisville Events
Go Shopping at the Potter's Sale July 2
Pottery is one of the very oldest art forms. Humans have been making it since the Stone Age. Literal cave people made pottery. That means we've had a few tens of thousands of years to perfect pottery. And this June, you can get a look at some really ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 1, 2022 in Louisville Events
Surround Yourself with Art and Nature June 11 and 12
Art is universal. Everyone has seen some type of art and decided whether they loved or hated it. Everyone is an art critic in this way. So this June, enjoy a summer day in the park and enjoy an activity that never gets old, judging art, at the Arts ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 10, 2022 in Louisville Events
Shop at the Backyard Craft Show June 11
Crafts and handmade art are pretty popular because there's nothing quite like the handcrafted look. That special level of care and detail really shines through. But now, many craft events are huge. The Backyard Craft Show prides itself on being ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 9, 2022 in Louisville Events
Browse at the Butchertown Art Fair June 4 and 5
Butchertown is one of the city's historic neighborhoods and this June, it's also one of the most artistic. Under the pretty shade trees, surrounded by Louisville's past and the hip and trendy vibe of Butchertown itself, you will find ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 5, 2022 in Louisville Events
Browse Arts and Crafts at Artsfest June 4
This June, arts and crafts from all over the region will come to Artsfest right in the heart of LaGrange. There will be food, music and so much art, you won't know where to look first.
This is a full day of arts, crafts and festival fun. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 4, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to a Dyeing Workshop June 2
Imagine if the Radio Flyer wagon was gray instead. What if the plastic party cup was white instead of red? And how about the smiley face being green instead of yellow? Colors matter! Some of the most defining moments in fashion history begin with ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 2, 2022 in Louisville Events
Browse All Day at the Arts Festival
Go browse cool crafts, jaw-dropping art and all kinds of amazing items at this Arts Festival. There's so much to see, this festival can't last for just one day. This has to be a multi-day event. It's free to attend, so you can come look at art and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 31, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take Your Toddler to Play and Make Art this May
If you have a toddler aged two or three at home, take them to Art and Play Day at the Crescent Hill Library. This is a good chance for them to interact with and socialize with kids their own age, something they've got to learn how to do all through ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 29, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to an Art Lesson May 14
They say that creativity is great for stimulating the mind and that art can soothe the soul. The art lesson at the library will do both. This event makes art fun. It's all focused on artist Yayoi Kusama and her particular techniques. In other words, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 14, 2022 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Paint Like Bob Ross May 11
Have you ever wanted to paint a beautiful landscape just like Bob Ross? Doesn’t he make it look super fun to paint a big mountain and a towering tree on canvas? This May, go to the Bob Ross Landscape Painting Workshop at the Anchorage Library....
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 10, 2022 in Louisville Events
Learn an Ancient Art April 14
It's amazing, sometimes, to look back at the art and inventions created in ancient history. It feels impossible to get some things accomplished today with all the modern tech. To think that more than a thousand years ago, people were creating ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 11, 2022 in Louisville Events
Go Make Something at the Library March 16
It’s always fun to go to events like the St. James Art Fair or to watch those videos on YouTube where someone has made something cool with ordinary household objects. Crafting always looks fun but you may not have a bunch of carting stuff just ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 16, 2022 in Louisville Events
Take a Break and Do Some Painting This February
There are lots of ways to relax and unwind when you're feeling stressed out. And by now, you have probably tried them all. Covid is still causing problems and the world still hasn't really gone back to normal. So if you're still feeling the stress, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 27, 2022 in Louisville Events
Go Make Something February 1
If you've ever wished that you had a machine shop at your disposal to do some work on all those projects you’ve been putting off, this event is for you. Head to the Maker Pavilion for open hours. You'll have access to tools and equipment and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 1, 2022 in Louisville Events
Have a Custom Quilt Made This December
Looking for that one-of-a-kind gift? This December, turn T-shirts into a custom quilt at Happy Dance Quilting and give them a gift they can cherish for life.
When you have a T-shirt quilt made, an expert quilter will create a "mosaic" ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 29, 2021 in Louisville Events
Shop for Winter Art this December
Need some interesting and gasp-inducing holiday gifts this year? Head to Gallery 104 to shop for amazing art that makes great gifts. Art is an investment and something they can enjoy for many years to come. And even if you don't come to buy, you ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 27, 2021 in Louisville Events
Paint a Picture This November
You probably spend a lot of time running around doing things for everybody else. You've got to go here to get the groceries, drop something off over here, pick something up from over there, get a bunch of stuff done for work. You probably don't get ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 29, 2021 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Make a Halloween Mask October 26
Halloween has always been a holiday for crafters, hasn't it? This holiday inspires everyone to get creative. You come up with a costume idea and find a way to make that happen. Maybe you buy something from a store, maybe you put something together ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 22, 2021 in Louisville Events