Find your creative spirit guide at the Fresh City Life station at the Denver Art Museum's event celebrating Van Gogh and other artists whose genius was ignored or overlooked in their lifetime. Untitled: Written Off highlights the recently opened Van Gogh exhibition and will be the last Untitled scheduled this year. Come for the fun of it and Fresh City Life will help you divine your artist spirit guide. Then you'll create a spirit guide vial that will hold your creative mojo. General admission for Untitled events is $10 and the Fresh City Life station is free with admission.
Denver Bookbinding Company, 2715 17th st Denver 80211
Wednesday, October 17, 10 a.m.-Noon
REGISTRATION OPENS OCTOBER 3
Denver’s oldest and most beloved bookbinding house is opening its doors for a unique, insider’s look at creating and binding books. Tour includes a workshop on making your own hardcover, single-signature book to take home. All materials for this workshop provided; $15 materials fee. Register online at http://denverlibrary.org/fresh#behind or call 720-865-1206.
You have seen those cool, glowing necklaces. Come make your own out of hardware materials! Just in time for Halloween trick-or-treating. Has visto collares fosforescentes, ¿verdad? Ahora puedes hacer uno tú mismo usando materiales comunes de la ferretería.
Using supplies from the kitchen, teens learn to create scary and grotesque faces. Learn how to make weird skin textures, scabs, scars, bruises, and fake blood for Halloween. Aprenderás a hacer caras espantosas y grotescas usando maquillaje que haces de lo que tienes en la cocina. Aprende a hacer texturas extrañas y hacer cicatrices, costras, moretones y sangre artificial.
Would you like to gross out your family and friends? Well now you can come and learn how to make slime that glows in the dark.
Aprenderás a hacer una sustancia babosa fosforescente y dales asco a tus familiares y amigos.
Learn to use GIMP photo editing software to put your face on a classic movie poster! Posters will be printed in color on letter size paper. Aplica una fotografía de ti mismo en un póster de una película clásica, usando el programa GIMP para editar imágenes. Tu póster se imprimirá a color en una hoja de papel de tamaño carta.
Mondays, September 10, 17, 24, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Central Library, Level 1 Fresh City Lounge
Registration Opens August 27
Fresh City Life has been creating new knitters since Fall of 2004 with the aid of our expert knitting teachers and the relaxing multiple-night classes. This will be our last beginning knitting class of 2012. Learn the basics and we’ll help you move on to more advanced knitting as your confidence grows. All materials provided; $10 materials fee. Registration is required and will open on Monday, August 27.