Shop for Stoneware This September
This September, go discover Louisville Stoneware, a local business that was originally established way back in 1815. That's 45 years before the Civil War and more than 100 years before women had the right to vote! This is a tradition that goes back ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 26, 2020 in Louisville Events
Collect Materials for a Nature Collage This August
One of humankind's earliest inventions was art. The oldest artifacts discovered by archaeologists include works of art. Even before people built their own structures, they were painting the caves they used as their homes and community spaces. You ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 12, 2020 in Louisville Events
Practice Drawing in the Park This July
There is a little bit of an artist inside everyone. You've probably doodled some stuff before, maybe drawn some stick figures, played around on your phone with a drawing app of some kind. This July, head to Beckley Creek Park to unleash your inner ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 25, 2020 in Louisville Events
Get a Tattoo at Brother Raven's Tattoo and Art Emporium March 13
Brother Raven's Tattoo and Art Emporium is celebrating its second anniversary and Friday the 13th with an amazing deal, flash tattoos for only $20! There are over 200 different designs to choose from. So if you've ever wanted a tattoo, this is the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 13, 2020 in Louisville Events
See the Asian Fusion Needlework Exhibition March 10
Needlework is detailed, exacting work that takes a careful hand. This is a beautiful art form and this March, you can see it during the Asian Fusion Needlework Exhibition. This exhibit features needlework from China, Japan, Korea, Bangladesh, India ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 10, 2020 in Louisville Events
Let Kids Get Creative at Beechmont Community Center February 25
Take the kids to Youth Arts and Craft at Beechmont Community Center and give them a chance to express and explore their creativity. They can socialize with other kids and who knows? Maybe you have a budding Picasso on your hands!
Youth Arts and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 25, 2020 in Louisville Events
Take an Adult Art Class at the Douglass Community Center February 17
They say you’re never too old to learn something new, and you’re never too old to try something new, either. Take an Adult Art Class at the Douglass Community Center this February and get creative. You don’t have to be a great ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 17, 2020 in Louisville Events
Have a Romantic Pottery Experience at the Magpie Clay Studio February 10
People of all ages have seen the super romantic scene from the movie “Ghost” with the clay. It’s a famous movie scene that’s been spoofed a number of times, and it’s something that pretty much every single woman has ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 10, 2020 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to Youth Arts and Crafts January 28
Kids these days spend most of their time playing with devices and staring at screens, interacting through social media rather than through speaking face-to-face with their peers. So this January, get them away from their screens and computers and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 27, 2020 in Louisville Events
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