MAKE & TAKE: Paint Your Masterpiece!

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Sunday, October 18, 1 – 4 pm
Project Onward Studio

Project Onward invites you to Paint Your Masterpiece…or sculpt, or sew, or collage it! Master artists from Project Onward and Envision Unlimited will help you unleash your creativity by sharing their own skills. Join us for demonstrations and hands-on activities suitable for all ages. Bring your imagination, and leave with some hand-made art! All materials will be provided. What will your masterpiece be?

Suggested donation: $5

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1 – 3 pm: Hands-on activities

Make hand-held cats and dogs using polymer clay!


Artists from Envision Unlimited will help you assemble a fabulous stuffed horse using recycled textiles. Project Onward’s Blake Lenoir will share his coloring book about the plants and animals of Illinois. Motesem “Moe” Mansur will read from his own series of illustrated children’s books, and share his personal experience with art making.

Workshops for making collage magnets, glitter paintings, and hand-drawn portraits will also be offered–all in Project Onward’s fun and laid-back studio!

3 pm: Film Screening

Round out the afternoon with a special screening of Share My Kingdom (61 min), a film documenting the life and work of three artists at Little City Center for the Arts.

Suggested donation: $5

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