Tag: craft

The Art of Marbling

Marbling is the process of floating paint on the surface of treated (or sized) water. Very popular in Europe in the nineteenth century, marbled...

CharacterWorks Performing Arts Camp

Week-long musical theater day camps for kids ages 6 - 13 in two Richmond locations plus an in-town extended Masters Camp for Teens (ages...

Summer Sprouts

Ages 4-5 craft, hike, hear a story and handle animals at Chesterfield’s Rockwood Park.

Nature Nuts

*pending for 2013, call 804-745-8360 Ages 4-5 discover habitats, craft, and hike in Chesterfield’s Rockwood Park.

Good Clean Fun

What you need: Bar of soap Plastic knife, craft sticks, 
toothpicks, paper clips Paper and pencil What you do:   1. Brainstorm sculpture ideas. 2. Then sketch your design on paper,...

Elvis Forever


In 1956, Elvis performed two concerts at the Mosque (now the Landmark Theater) in Richmond. He was just twenty-one. Alfred Wertheimer’s photos documenting the...

Whale-Done Art

What you need: • Two large pieces of cotton or felt fabric • Scissors • A pencil or pen • Fabric glue, needle and thread, stapler, or low-temp hot...

Tell Your Story

Hundreds of years ago, the Native Americans of the Plains recorded their memories and told stories by painting scenes on the hides of the...

Happy Birthdays!

Party planning is in my blood. My mother was a mastermind who could bring any theme to life. Luau. Hoedown. Olympics. When I turned five,...