The Art Enrichment Program is free to all participants and is designed to engage children and adults in fresh approaches to creating art while keeping sustainability at the forefront of the curriculum.

 

SUSTAINABILITY WORKSHOPS

ALL AGES WELCOME!

Join Hope for Flowers for this creative holiday workshop. Bring your old holiday ornaments, along with assorted decorative elements, like fabric scraps, buttons, broken jewelry - use your imagination! Transform the ordinary into the extraordinary! We will also have materials on hand.

This workshop is FREE for all Detroit Residents.
Youths under 13 are welcome to attend with a parent or guardian.

This workshop will be held Saturday, December 10 from 11am-1pm
Registration is REQUIRED.

 


Tracy Reese looking out window

YOUTH ART EDUCATION

AGES 7-12

Classes are for children ages 7 to to 12 who are enrolled in Detroit Public or Charter Schools. The classes will focus on creating art and learning new skills incorporating the tools for re-use, recycling and sustainability into each lesson.

This is an one eight week session.
Class Dates: October 1, October 8, October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5, November 12, November 19
Morning Class - 10AM-11:30AM
Afternoon Class - 12NOON- 1:30PM

 


Tracy Reese looking out window

ADULT ART ENRICHMENT: MEMORY BOX

AGES 18+

A box becomes more than just a box when it is creatively transformed into something wonderful. It can house memorabilia, collections, or other objects that hold personal meaning. Acrylic paints, scrap papers and a multitude of other decorative elements will be explored in this fun and non-intimidating class. This class is taught by Teaching Artist Lavern Homan-Williams.
No experience needed! This is a free class exclusively for Detroit Residents. All genders are welcome.

Classes will be held Thursday evenings from 6:30 - 8:30PM October 27, November 3, November 10, November 17

PLEASE REGISTER ONLY IF YOU CAN ATTEND ALL FOUR CLASS SESSIONS.

 


Tracy Reese looking out window

 



"Through our Art Enrichment Program, we hope to expand the possibilities that children see for themselves. We want to help them ‘color their worlds.’ I believe that experiencing the arts enhances our view of the world and our place in it, and gives us agency to create rich and vibrant lives."

 

- TRACY REESE

 


WANT TO KNOW MORE?

 

READ IT HERE

 

BACK TO TOP