Go Make Art at the Douglass Community Center January 27
Leave the little ones at home for the night and go to the Adult Art Class at the Douglass Community Center to get creative. Practice making something all your own, and don’t sweat it if you don’t think you have artistic talent. After ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 26, 2020 in Louisville Events
Get Creative at the Speed Art Museum January 12
Head to the art lab at the Speed Art Museum this January and put your creativity to the test. You can solve challenges, tinker around and work with different materials. Who knows what kind of hidden talents you may have?
Creating in the Art Lab
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 12, 2020 in Louisville Events
Have a Clay Date at Magpie January 3
Bring a friend, a date or come alone to the Clay Date at Magpie. You can use the pottery wheel and make your own creation. And if you want to have a little something to drink while you’re getting all artsy, that’s fine! Just bring your ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 3, 2020 in Louisville Events
Make Art Together at the Cailin Art Studio January 2
If you have a little one at home aged 2 to 5, take them to Art Together at the Cailin Art Studio this January 2nd. You're invited to make your own art while you help guide your little one along, because it's always good to get creative every ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 2, 2020 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Make a Snow Globe at the Wilderness Road Senior Center December 9
Turn a regular Mason jar into a lovely Snow Globe at the Wilderness Road Senior Center this December. Learn how to make great holiday gifts or your own decorations to keep for yourself.
Bring your own Mason jar if you like. And if ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on December 9, 2019 in Louisville Events
Shop for Ceramics at the Pottery Show at the Clifton Center November 30
Who doesn’t love ceramics? They’re actually one of the very oldest art forms, and they’re still pretty amazing. It’s incredible to see what a real artist can do with what starts as a lump of clay. Go to the annual Holiday ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 30, 2019 in Louisville Events
Go Make Art in the Park at the Berrytown Recreation Center November 11
Head to Berrytown Recreation Center for Art in the Park this November. Be inspired by nice surroundings and get creative. This is an all-ages activity, and you don’t need any artistic skill to enjoy it. After all, who says you don’t have ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 10, 2019 in Louisville Events
Get a Tattoo at Brother Raven's October 31
Have you always toyed with the idea of getting a tattoo? Are you up for doing something kind of spontaneous and even a bit wild? This Halloween, why not go get a tattoo at Brother Raven's? Yes, it’s permanent, but isn’t that what makes ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 31, 2019 in Louisville Events
Learn the Art of Lost Wax Casting October 17
There are lots of different ways to create art, even for those who aren’t very artistic. This October, anyone aged 15 and older can learn the art of Lost Wax Casting at the Metro Arts Community Center. It’s a simple technique that allows ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 17, 2019 in Louisville Events
Go to the St. James Art Show October 4, 5 and 6
See artisans and crafters of all kinds at the St. James Court Art Show. This event is famous all over the city because you can find one-of-a-kind items while you mingle with other art lovers and marvel at the beauty of one of Louisville's best-known ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 4, 2019 in Louisville Events
Learn Silversmithing at the Metro Arts Community Center October 1
The craft of silversmithing is one of America’s older art forms. Early heroes like Paul Revere were silversmiths. This October, go to a Silversmithing Class at the Metro Arts Community Center and learn more about this incredible craft.
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 1, 2019 in Louisville Events
Enjoy the Middletown Fun and Craft Show September 6 and 7
For almost 50 years, the Middletown Fun and Craft Show has been offering joy to everyone in Louisville. This is a fun, festive time for people of all ages. The two days of this festival are packed with events, lots of stuff to see and gorgeous arts ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 4, 2019 in Louisville Events
Learn the Art of Screen-Printing at the KMAC Adult Workshop August 27
Go to the KMAC Adult Workshop and go learn more about screen printing. You can add your own artistic spin, monogram or favorite image to a huge variety of items. At the end of this workshop, you'll have multiple customized items.
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 26, 2019 in Louisville Events
Come to the Swing N’ Wing Ding at Westport Village July 11
Westport Village has a brand-new mural that was painted by the international street artist Kelsey Montague. To celebrate, this entire shopping center will turn into a festival this July, the Swing N’ Wing Ding. Come to hear music, dance and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 11, 2019 in Louisville Events
Shop at the Summer Antiques Market at Locust Grove June 30
Hey, antiques don’t have to be expensive. At the Summer Antiques Market at Locust Grove, you’ll find vintage items and historic pieces that will fit any budget. Professional dealers from all over Kentuckiana will be at Locust Grove this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 29, 2019 in Louisville Events
Be Amazed at a Watercolor Exhibit at the Kentucky Watercolor Society June 27
Go to the Kentucky Watercolor Society Gallery this June for the “I Can’t Believe I Painted This!” exhibit. This is a no-holds-barred art free-for-all where anything goes. Come to admire the paintings and stay for the beautiful real ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 26, 2019 in Louisville Events
Make Your Own Art at Gallery 104 May 14
Take some time to be creative this May. Sit down and make folk art at a Mixed Media Class at Gallery 104. Give yourself some time to unplug, put down your phone and get artistic for a little while.
You don’t need to bring anything ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 12, 2019 in Louisville Events
Browse at the Spring Art Show at the Mellwood Art Center May 12
Shop for art, pick up a great Mother’s Day gift and enjoy beauty at the MAEC Spring Art Show. Go to the Mellwood Art Center and go see all the art from local artists.
The Spring Art Show is kid- and pet-friendly, so bring everyone. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 11, 2019 in Louisville Events
Create Folk Art at the Arts Association of Oldham County April 9
Didn’t all art start out as folk art? What are the cave paintings, if not a form of folk art? How about the painted pottery and sculpted vases that came out of places like Greece and Rome? Folk art is truly the oldest of all art traditions. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 9, 2019 in Louisville Events
Make Some Folk Art at the Arts Association of Oldham County March 12
Folk art was really the first art, when you think about it. Before the great artistic movements like the Renaissance and Impressionism, the oldest art began as crafts. Pottery, small figurines, woven rugs, this is all folk art. Make your own piece ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 11, 2019 in Louisville Events