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Monthly Writing: Creative Nonfiction

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Using "The Memory Palace" (podcast) as a springboard, this generative writing session will ask writers to comb their lives for significant events and then make broader connections to history, humanity and universal truths with their own creative flair. No prior working knowledge of the podcast is necessary. Appropriate for all levels of experience. Arts for All: The …

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$15

Hand-building Workshop: Succulent Planters

Ceramics Studio @ FYACS 647 Main St, Melrose, MA, United States

In this 2 hour hand-building workshop, potters will construct succulent planters. Open to all levels of experience. The Arts for All program at FYACS provides tuition assistance and adaptive services for its programs. Please visit https://www.fyamelrose.org/arts-for-all/ for more information and to apply. Instructor: Jackie Zajak

$65

Fenstersterne – Window Stars Workshop

Ceramics Studio @ FYACS 647 Main St, Melrose, MA, United States

Come make Window Stars! Annie Lin will teach a 90 minute Fenstersterne workshop on Saturday, January 27 from 1:30-3:00. You will take home at least one piece, plus the knowledge to make a ton more of different designs. We'll provide take home supplies for an additional 2 stars (for 3 total). The Arts for All …

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$20

Imaginary Landscapes

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Create imaginary landscapes through the art of Sequencing as a way for both beginners and more experienced art makers to enter the process of painting at a deep and direct level.  Through this process, Sequencing allows you to engage in creating art without self-doubt or other barriers that can inhibit creativity. You engage directly with …

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$85

Intro to Digital Art

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Just like with any other medium, having confidence in working digitally requires a toolbox of techniques, and ways to use them. With so many options at your fingertips, it can be difficult to know what to use, and when! We'll cover a range of digital art skills with an in-class demo piece, and students will …

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$45

Family Stories Through Art

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Have you ever said, "I wish I had asked my grandparents more questions" or "I wish I had written down my dad’s stories”. In this workshop you and your child partner will use simple collage techniques and writing to transform one of your family's stories into a keepsake. No art or writing experience is necessary. …

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$45

K-5 Early Release Workshop: Creatures: Real or Imagined

Ceramics Studio @ FYACS 647 Main St, Melrose, MA, United States

This is a 1.5 hour hand-building one-time pottery workshop open to all students currently in grades K-5. The project will be: Creatures - real or imagined. Age Group: Only students in the age range listed in the course title are eligible for enrollment. Students who do not meet the age criteria must contact ceramics@fyamelrose.org to …

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$50

Dotted Rocks

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Relax and dot the afternoon away! All supplies are included to create your one one-of-a-kind dotted rock on a natural stone. No experience necessary - the rock-dotting process is meditative and fun, and you'll leave with a creation all your own, and the knowledge to go out and dot away in your own life! Arts …

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$35

Crepe Paper Flowers – CANCELED

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Want to make yourself or someone you love a flower bouquet that will last a lifetime? Learn the art of crepe paper flower art and assemble your very own beautiful handmade bouquet! Over the course of 1.5hrs, we practice 2-3 beginner level floral designs.  Arts for All: The Arts for All program at FYACS provides …

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$35

Monthly Writing: Photographs

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

A family photograph (or any meaningful image) is a great way to jumpstart a personal essay about people or places important to us. In this writing session, we’ll look at how and when writers zoom into an image and then move beyond its “frame” to make meaning. Please bring a photograph (or have an image …

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$15

Hand-building Workshop: Personal Charcuterie Board

Ceramics Studio @ FYACS 647 Main St, Melrose, MA, United States

In this 2 hour hand-building workshop, potters will construct personal charcuterie boards. Open to all levels of experience. The Arts for All program at FYACS provides tuition assistance and adaptive services for its programs. Please visit https://www.fyamelrose.org/arts-for-all/ for more information and to apply. Instructor: Jackie Zajak

$65

Ballroom Dancing

Follow Your Art Community Studios 647 Main St, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States

Whether you are new to partnered social dance or a ballroom expert, Holly invites you to experience their gender-expansive take on ballroom dance. Holly will teach an introductory lesson in American Foxtrot and Rumba, followed by an open social dance party featuring a variety of dance styles.  ***Please note, this class is being hosted at the First United Methodist Church …

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$25