Sanilac District Library celebrated National Library Week 2015 by focusing on the arts and offering workshops with hands on experience for guests. Those who attended enjoyed themselves while they created beautiful artwork.
Many thanks to
Gene Denison, Julie Jaworski, Diane Merriman and Judy Willis
for donating their time and talent for these programs!
Fiber Arts: Judy Willis & Diane Merriman
Judy Willis demonstrated the process of spinning various fibers into yarn. Guests had the opportunity to use the spinning wheel to transform wool rovings into yarn. Diane Merriman taught how to crochet Learn to crochet a Tunisian dishcloth. Pictures
Ceramic Tiles with Gene Denison of Village Pottery
Gene demonstrated the different techniques for designing and creating handmade ceramic tiles. Guests made several tiles which were then fired in the kiln at Village Pottery. Pictures
Julie Jaworski and Three Color Magic
Julie Jaworski taught how to mix the three primary colors into a rainbow of choices. Using acrylic paint, Julie gave a step-by-step directions for guests to create their very own original painting of a beautiful apple. Pictures