Learn Drawing Fundamentals February 1
This February, learn all the Basics of Drawing at the Southwest Library and learn how to create our own art. Instructors will teach you the fundamentals of shading and composition so you can create beautiful images of your own.
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 1, 2023 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Paint Like Bob Ross January 11
Have you ever wanted to paint like Bob Ross, the guy with the hair who paints happy little trees and mountains? Bob Ross became famous in the art world for his colorful personality and interesting look but he also gained attention for his beautiful ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 8, 2023 in Louisville Events
Browse Fine Arts and Crafts November 5 and 6
Now that November is here, you know the holidays are just around the corner. This means you need gifts and gift ideas like, now. Go to the Fine Arts and Crafts Showcase at the Triple Crown Pavilion for free to get a look at, and maybe buy, some ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 6, 2022 in Louisville Events
Look at Local Art November 5
This November, you’re invited to visit the Little Loomhouse for Holiday in the Woods. It’s free to attend this special event, which is being hosted by one of Louisville's little-known historic locations.
Holiday in the Woods
Head to the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 5, 2022 in Louisville Events
See Claude Monet at the Speed This August
You don't have to know much about art to know the name Monet. His paintings are so famous that people still mention him to this day. In fact, he's often used as an example of the Impressionist movement. His paintings look abstract from up close, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 27, 2022 in Louisville Events
Burn Wood to Make Art August 25
Burning wood is an old art form and it’s definitely not an expensive hobby. You don’t need paints or canvases. You just need some wood and some tools to make it happen. This August, learn how to burn wood to make your own Artwork at the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 21, 2022 in Louisville Events
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