Filtering by: Arts and Crafts

Jan
13
to Jan 16

The Walls Project: MLK Day Festival of Service

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Building on the momentum of the thousands of volunteers that came out to transform 10 blocks along Main St. in Mid City last January 2016, this year the community cleanup efforts will extend to a 4-Day Festival Of Service from Friday 1/13/17 to the Monday 1/16/17 to paint even more murals, cleanup 2x as many blighted properties, and help fix-up houses in the surrounding neighborhoods.

Contact the Walls Project for more information. 

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Dec
10
9:00 AM09:00

Blackbird Letterpress Holiday Sale & Open House

Blackbird Letterpress invites you to join the first Holiday Sale and Open House in their new studio. They will have lots of holiday goods for sale: cards, kits, notebooks, calendars, and prints. They will also be offering letterpress printing demos, and an ornament making workshop at noon (workshop is free, ornament kit is $8). 
Drive by after you visit the Arts Market & Farmer's Market downtown!
 

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Nov
18
6:00 PM18:00

White Light Night - Mid City Merchants

Experience Baton Rouge's Mid City Art and Design Cultural District for an evening of local art, food, wine and live music at this year's White Light Night! Meet local artists and craftsmen as you visit local businesses and restaurants along the Government Street Corridor (Jefferson Highway shopping centers to I-110). This year, Mid City Merchants will host the premier art festival on Friday, November 18th, from 6-10 p.m. 

**This is a FREE event! 
*FREE Shuttle Service is provided in between businesses on the route

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Nov
13
2:00 PM14:00

STAR - Painting with a Purpose

On Sunday, November 13th at Painting With a Twist in Mid City Baton Rouge join STAR, Sexual Trauma and Awareness Response, for a special fundraiser. Bring your friends and a bottle of wine and enjoy painting with a purpose. STAR will receive 50% of proceeds from the event.

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Mar
30
2:00 PM14:00

Adult Coloring at Main Library

Main Library at Goodwood

Need to decompress from a long day at the office? Maybe you’re just looking for a way to get creative and relieve stress. Either way, we’re here to help! Adults are invited to join us at the Library in March for FREE coloring sessions. We’ll provide the coloring sheets and colors, but you should feel free to bring your own. 

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Mar
27
3:00 PM15:00

Crochet Compassion at Main Library

 Adults are invited to learn how to turn plastic bags into plastic yarn (plarn) at Main Library at Goodwood.  Turn plarn into a lightweight, weather resistant sleeping mat that can be used by those that are in need. No crochet skills are necessary. Share your compassion by flattening bags, cutting strips and making balls of plarn. 

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Nov
20
6:00 PM18:00

White Light Night

An Evening of Art
Date: November 20th, 2015
Time: 6:00pm-10:00pm

In the Mid City Art & Design Cultural District
(Original Art Tax-Free Cultural District)
Free! Fun! Friday Night!
*Live Music
*See the latest art trends
*Meet the artists
*Experience an evening of shopping
*Enjoy hors d’oeuvres & beverages
*Shuttle service available

A portion of the proceeds will go toward
the purchase of public art for the Mid City area.

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Nov
20
6:00 PM18:00

Cool Nights Hot Fashion Market

The BR Fashion Market will be holding its first annual Cool Nights Hot Fashions Market on Friday, November 20, 2015, from 6 p.m. until 10.p m. at the The Garage Men's Custom Shop, located in the Mid-City Arts District of Baton Rouge in conjunction with White Light Night. We'll have food trucks, live entertainment, and a DJ. With over 20 fashion/clothing vendors and artist booth this is a great opportunity to grab all those Christmas presents at a great price.

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