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Spring Family Art Day


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We had a great time at our spring Family Art Day.

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There was a very large attendance to our annual spring event.

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Everyone enjoyed creating butterflies while exploring new art materials.

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There were many wonderful butterfly creations by every participant.

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Everyone loves to build and create with their hands.

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The Art Junction is a wonderful place to allow your creative energy loose.

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Maybe you can join us for one of our summer courses or camps coming in July.

 

Family Art Day


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On Saturday, March 28, 2015 drop by the Art Junction between the hours of 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 noon assemble and create a 3D Butterfly out of air-dry clay or other non-traditional materials together as a family.

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In one Saturday morning using a few hand-building skills families can assemble & create their own butterflies together to celebrate renewal. Cost is $5.00 per family (this helps to cover the cost of the materials) and a canned food donation for the Willard Food Bank!

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Enjoy a free snack lunch next door at the New Haven United Methodist Church along with other fun activities!

For more information contact Kevin Casto at 419-935-3404 or email: theartjunction@yahoo.com

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Please sign up by 3/26/15.

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The Art Junction is located at 2634 Prairie Street New Haven, OH. Next to the New Haven United Methodist Church.

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The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com

Family Art Day


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On Saturday, March 28, 2015 drop by the Art Junction between the hours of 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 noon

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Assemble and create a 3D Butterfly out of air-dry clay or other non-traditional materials together as a family.

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In one Saturday morning using a few hand-building skills families can assemble & create their own butterflies together to celebrate renewal.

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Cost is $5.00 per family (this helps to cover the cost of the materials) and a canned food donation for the Willard Food Bank!

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Enjoy a free snack lunch next door at the New Haven United Methodist Church along with other fun activities!

For more information contact Kevin Casto at 419-935-3404 or email: theartjunction@yahoo.com

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Please sign up by 3/26/15.

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The Art Junction is located at 2634 Prairie Street New Haven, OH. Next to the New Haven United Methodist Church.

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The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com

Spring family art day


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We had a wonderful family art day this year.

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Everyone had the opportunity to create a butterfly out of various materials.

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We had air dry clay, clothes pins, craft wire and paint available to use.

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We had some wonderful creations.

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It was great to see families creatively working together.

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Everyone enjoyed the creative process.

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It was fun to see all of the decisions everyone made in the process of creating their butterflies.

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There were many unique butterfly designs.

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The final step was to add paint to the butterfly.

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Everyone had their own idea on what their creation needed for a finishing touch.

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Everyone enjoyed creating a 3D butterfly.

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Join us for our winter family art day in December!

 

Family Art Day


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On Saturday, April 12, 2014 drop by the Art Junction between the hours of 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 noon and create

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a 3D Butterfly out of air-dry clay or non-traditional materials together as a family.

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In one Saturday morning using a few hand-building skills families can create their own butterflies together to celebrate renewal.

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Cost is $5.00 per family (this helps to cover the cost of the materials) and a canned food donation for the Willard Food Bank!

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Enjoy a free snack lunch next door at the New Haven United Methodist Church along with other fun activities!

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For more information contact Kevin Casto at 419-935-3404 or email: theartjunction@yahoo.com

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Please sign up by 4/11/14.

 

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The Art Junction is located at 2634 Prairie Street New Haven, OH. Next to the New Haven United Methodist Church.

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The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com

Family Art Day


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Butterflies returned to the Art Junction today.

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Families came to the Art Junction on Saturday, March 23, 2013 to participate in creating clay butterflies and to help celebrate the return of spring.

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Our weather was still very winter-like, but our thoughts turned to spring and the renewal that will return to north-central Ohio soon.

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Families worked together to create butterflies from air-dry clay.

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Everyone had the opportunity to add paint to their creation as well.

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Crayola® Air-Dry Clay is a natural earth clay which air-dries to a hard solid. It can be used it to make clay sculptures, decorative items or plaques. No baking or firing needed. Easy clean-up. Minimal shrinkage.

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You can use most traditional clay sculpting techniques with Air-Dry Clay, such as coil, slab, pinch, score-and-weld.

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A butterfly is a mainly day-flying insect which includes moths.

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Butterflies have large, often brightly coloured wings, and conspicuous, fluttering flight.  Some, like the Monarch, will migrate over long distances. A few butterflies eat harmful insects. Culturally, butterflies are a popular motif in the visual and literary arts.

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Everyone enjoyed the creative process of making a butterfly today.

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Maybe you can join us for a class, workshop, gallery opening or our next family art day.

 

Family Art Day


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Family Art Day

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Drop by between 10:00 a.m. – 12 noon

 Bring your family and create a 3D Butterfly out of air-dry clay together as a family.

In one Saturday morning using a few hand-building skills families can create their own butterflies together to celebrate renewal and rebirth.

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Cost is $3.00 per person

(This helps to cover the cost of the materials)

*PLUS a canned food donation to the Willard Food Bank!

 Plus you can enjoy a free snack lunch next door at the New Haven United Methodist Church along with other fun activities!

 For more information contact Kevin Casto at 419-935-3404 or email: theartjunction@yahoo.com

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 The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com