Events

Beginning Bookmaking

Thursday, May 31, 2018 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Art

Cut, fold, stitch, and glue paper to make a variety of simple book structures. Materials provided. To register call Shawnee North Community Center 785-286-0676. Adults

Handmade Envelopes

Thursday, April 26, 2018 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Adults

Learn to make your own envelopes out of handmade or scrapbook paper, or even recycled newspapers, magazines and books. Materials provided. Register by calling Shawnee North Community Center at 785-287-0676. Adults

Paper Quilting

Thursday, March 29, 2018 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center, 300 NE 43rd St. Art

This workshop will be mash-up of quilting and collage. Using paper, thread and found objects create beautiful designs suitable for framing. Or you can work on a smaller scale to create note cards. Materials provided. To register call the Shawnee North Community Center at 785-287-0676. Adults

Altered Books Techniques

Thursday, February 22, 2018 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Art

Altering an unwanted book allows you to express your creativity and recycle at the same time! Hands-on demonstrations and materials provided. To register, call the Shawnee North Community Center at 785-287-0676. Adults

Button Jewelry

Thursday, January 25, 2018 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Art

We’ll teach you how to make buttons into fashionable jewelry. All materials provided.. Register by calling Shawnee North Community Center at 785-287-0676. Adults

Japanese Paper Marbling

Thursday, December 28, 2017 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Art

Learn how to make beautiful decorated paper using only Suminagashi inks and water. This ancient Japanese marbling technique is simple to learn and lots of fun. Materials provided. To register call the Shawnee North Community Center 785-286-0676. Adults

Holiday Cookies

Thursday, November 30, 2017 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Adults

Let's decorate holiday cookies! The library will provide the cookies, icing and decorations, you provide the creativity. To register call Shawnee North at 785-286-0676. Adults

Wool Felting

Thursday, October 26, 2017 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Adults

Felting is a popular craft these days, but it is also the oldest known method for making fabric! Make a felted “painting” while learning the traditional method of wet felting. Materials provided. To register call the Shawnee North Community Center, 785-286-0676. Adults

Quick and Easy Printmaking

Thursday, September 28, 2017 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Art

Learn how easy it is to make your own prints using common household materials. Materials provided. To register call the Shawnee North Community Center 785-286-0676. adults

Beginning Embroidery

Thursday, August 31, 2017 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Art

Embroidery can be used to embellish fabric items or to create original art. It can be as traditional or modern as you choose! Learn several basic embroidery stitches and get help planning your embroidery project. Materials provided. Register by calling Shawnee North Community Center at 785-287-0676. Adults