Art & Crafting

DIY Yarn Bracelet
Introduction to Pastels

DIY Yarn Bracelet 
Join Lisa from the Office on Aging Senior Center Division in crafting a yarn bracelet.  This is an easy craft that can be made with items you likely have at home!

Introduction to Pastels
Join art instructor Ellie Tron Elgin as she shares her extensive information and pastel techniques! Learn about the different types of pastels and pastel papers. Ellie also demonstrates the basics of using pastels to draw and paint.

Basics of Painting with Oil
Basic Color Theory

Basics of Oil Painting
In this video, art instructor Ellie Tryon Elgin shares the basic supplies needed to get started in oil painting and how to prepare your palette.  She also shows you how to blend basic colors with the versatile medium and demonstrates the first steps in creating an oil painting.

Basic Color Theory
Using oil paints, art instructor Ellie Tryon Elgin shares her knowledge on basic color theory and demonstrates helpful exercises to change the “chroma” and “value” of the three primary colors.  

Making Paper Flowers

Making Paper Flowers
Have fun learning how to make beautiful paper flowers! Join Suzanne from the Senior Center Division to learn step by step instructions for creating large paper flowers using inexpensive and readily available craft items.