Fabulous February 2015

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Fabulous February 2015

February Schedule of Classes & Events

Winter continues……but we have plenty of opportunities to create art at Jersey Made for kids and adults.   For more info on anything listed, please call or email Holly at RecycledArtist83@gmail or 609-670-2822

Our featured art this month is “Jersey”, an original design by Holly Doyle.   These professional prints are signed by the artist and available for $5 each at Jersey Made.

Sunday, 2/1/15 Artistic Praying – Learn to use art in your prayer.   This workshop we will discuss new beginnings and learn a new art technique.    $10 – bring a friend.  It’s a great way to start the new year off in a creative and inspiring way!

Saturday, 2/14/15 and 2/28/15  Kids Recreate  Kids ages 4-8 meet noon to 1:30pm and kids ages 9-14 meet 2-3:30pm.   Making art with recycled materials, found objects and discarded items.    $15 includes all materials.

Every Thursday …..Altered Book Class  2pm to 3:30pm   $20 or 3 classes for $50.   Bring an old book and find out about new ways to alter and create your own personal piece of art.   Taught by Holly Doyle.    Evening versions of this class are available upon request.

Saturday, 2/21/15  Pinterest Workshop  Join Mary Kay and Holly as we try out projects found on Pinterest but tested/adjusted/improved by your 2 crafty experts. 11am to 2pm  $20 includes all supplies.

Thursday, 2/12/15 Paranormal Investigation of Jersey Made with Rich Braconi – join us to learn more about the spirits residing at the shop.    Many of us are interested in learning more about the soldier.   You will be part of the investigation and receive the data Rich collects.    $50 Limited to 10 people.   Paid registration required.
Monday, 2/9/15 6:30-8pm  Jersey Made goes to the local Mount Holly 7-Eleven for a Valentine’s Craft with the kids!   $5 make-n-take.   Open to the public and no registration is required.   Just a fun time!!!
Our featured art this month is “Jersey”, an original design by Holly Doyle.   These professional prints are signed by the artist and available for $5 each at Jersey Made.
Happy Valentine’s Day!!   We would love to help you with any gift purchases you might have this month and offer gift boxes or wrapping whenever possible.   
Our Mail Chimp is coming back!!   You will still get emails from the Mill Race Village via Constant Contact but I have missed out own mailing list.    So once each month (if you are on our mailing list) you will receive our schedule of events, classes, features and other excitement!!   I know the chimp will throw me a banana (he likes to send cute messages like that).   As always you can opt to join the monthly email or you can opt out.   We will not  be offended and just want to keep you in the loop.   Thanks    Holly
 

Mixing It Up in 2015

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Mixing It Up in 2015

January Schedule of Classes & Events

For more info please call or email Holly at RecycledArtist83@gmail or 609-670-2822

Sunday, 1/4/15 Artistic Praying – Learn to use art in your prayer.   This workshop we will discuss new beginnings and learn a new art technique.    $10 – bring a friend.  It’s a great way to start the new year off in a creative and inspiring way!

Saturday, 1/10/15 and 1/24/15  Kids Recreate  Kids ages 4-8 meet noon to 1:30pm and kids ages 9-14 meet 2-3:30pm.   Making art with recycled materials, found objects and discarded items.    $15 includes all materials.

Every Wednesday……Altered Book Class  11am to 1pm   $20 or 3 classes for $50.   Bring an old book and find out about new ways to alter and create your own personal piece of art.   Taught by Holly Doyle.    Evening versions of this class are available upon request.

Thursday, 1/15/15  Angel Readings a class with Karen Bianco – learn how to do readings for yourself or others.    More info to follow…

Saturday, 1/17/15  Pinterest Workshop  Join Mary Kay and Holly as we try out projects found on Pinterest but tested/adjusted/improved by your 2 crafty experts. 11am to 3pm  $20 includes all supplies.

Sunday, 1/18/15  Tarot Readings with Kali   12:30-4.   Call to set an appointment time.   1/2 for $30.   Also see the Mojo bags that Kali has available for sale at Jersey Made.

Friday, 1/30/15  6:30 to 8:30pm  Mediumship Gallery with Rich Braconi – Limited to 8 seats so each person gets a message.   $60 per person.    Paid registration required and it fills up fast.
Saturday, 1/31/15 – 10am to 4pm   Join us during Fire & Ice Festival (voted South Jersey’s #1 festival and there is good reason) for a trunk show inside Jersey Made featuring Chocolate Art Gallery and Heather’s Hats & More.
Happening in February 2015 but a good idea to make a note now…..
Thursday, 2/12/15 Paranormal Investigation of Jersey Made with Rich Braconi – join us to learn more about the spirits residing at the shop.    Many of us are interested in learning more about the soldier.   You will be part of the investigation and receive the data Rich collects.    $50 Limited to 10 people.   Paid registration required.
 

Pinning OUR Way

A new class at Jersey Made!!!

Mary Kay and Holly have been creating items found on Pinterest. Combined with our lifetimes of being crafting women we have altered and adjusted as we went along. This is not a Pinterest-fail class at all!!! All projects are made ahead of time so you can see the finished result.
Flower wreathThis is a brand new class and will be held on Thursday July 31st and then monthly on the 3rd Thursday (8/21,9/18,10/16 etc) Cost is $20 and that includes all the supplies you will need. So just sign up, come to class and take home a finished project!

Our July project is this awesome wreath created from paper towel tubes. It just doesn’t even look like a recycled project!! Holly tested this project with the Kids Recreate class on ages 5,8,12 and 16. Plus she made one herself (notice I am not mentioned my age – hehe). So this one has been well tested and it came out beautiful!!!

Call 609-914-1536 or email at RecycledArtist83@gmail.com to get registered. We need to know who is coming so we have enough supplies for everyone.

Class is $20 (military families get 20% off)

For ages 14 and up!!!

Beyond Vagabond – Coming this MAY!!

Have some incredible news to share!   This May we will be welcoming Zan Asha during her Beyond Vagabond East tour!    I am thrilled about the classes she will be offering.   Mostly her excitement and experiences that I hope you will all enjoy sharing with her!!

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Kids Recreate! February 8

 Kids Recreate!

Making animals from paper towel and toilet paper tubes.   This is a fun project that works great for many animals.   Samples will be available to give you some ideas but you can bring some ideas of your own too!

Kids ages 4-8   noon to 1:30pm

Kids ages 9-14   2pm to 3:30pm

Always just $15 and that includes all supplies!

Please call to get registered!!   609-914-1536
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Snowman

Wade had fun time on Saturday making a snowman out of a giant can.   We thought it was amusing the huge difference in the size of my can and his.   He chose a more “metalish” look for his snowman!!

Hoping your holidays are festive, creative and handmade!   Jersey Made will be closed on Christmas Day so Holly can spend time with her family.   Regular hours will resume on Thursday, December 26th.

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Last Kids Recreate of 2013…..

The last Kids Recreate class of 2013 is going to be quite special at Jersey Made.   The kids will be the designer of their own funky glasses to wear on New Year’s Eve as we welcome 2014.   Of course they will be entirely from recycled, salvaged, reused items!!

Kids ages 4 to 8 are at noon to 1:30pm

Kids ages 9 to 14 come at 2pm to 3:30pm

Please call to get registered!   609-914-1536 or email us at RecycledArtist83@gmail.com

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Exciting UPDATE for kids

Happy National Recycling Day!

This seemed like the perfect day to announce a big exciting change at Jersey Made.    Our Kids Art classes are getting a re-do!!!

Please join me in celebrating Kids Recreate – Arts and crafts with a focus on recycling.    We will continue to have classes for kids on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month.   When there is an event we will still have a project available on the table in the classroom so that adults and kids can still do some creating.    An additional class will be held on Wednesdays from 3:30 to 5pm so kids can come after school if that is more convenient!

The main change is the focus of the class.   Since Holly Doyle is an avid recycler many of the projects have been created from materials that we have recycled.    We will be kicking that into high gear and thinking much greener.

Join us!

Registration is still requested.   Please call 609-914-1536 or email to RecycledArtist83@gmail.com

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October Special – Fall Into Drawing

Join us every Sunday in October for a special drawing workshop at Jersey Made.

Fall into Drawing

October 6, 13, 20, & 27 from 1:30 to 3:30

Teacher:  Holly Doyle

Several years ago I took a workshop series called 3D:Your Whole Life based on the book and workbook.    One of the assignments included an exercise from a book by Sybil MacBeth called Praying in Color.    Her ideas really caught on for me and I began using my drawing as a way to think about those who needs my prayers and good thoughts or to express my thankfulness.   It helps me to consider those who are on my mind and in my heart.

This class was inspired by my enjoyment of the Praying in Color book.   Although purchasing the book is not required for class, it certainly is recommended reading.  I will cover a variety of basic drawing techniques that are intended for the beginner or novice (maybe advanced students will pick up some tips as well).  Come enjoy learning some of the techniques I have tried out – from doodles to zentangles and everything in between.   There is much for us to learn each week whether you use this class for praying or just making art.

Workshop fee:   $15 which includes all the supplies that you will need.   If you have a favorite drawing tablet or implements of color then feel free to bring them along but I have plenty to share with everyone! (Doesn’t everyone own more than 10 colored pencils sets?  hehe)

Please RSVP to RecycledArtist83@gmail.com or call Jersey Made at 609-914-1536.   The class size will be limited to we need to know you are coming!!

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Kids & Bunnies

At Kids Art this Saturday we had a bunch of fun creating bunnies and flowering trees.   We are hoping the springy crafts will encourage the weather to be a little bit warmer!

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John had the most interesting creations.  Good for him for standing out from the crowd of girls!!!

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After a few adjustments Isabel’s bunny had the perfect ears!!   Her little spring trees are next to her on the step.

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Nicky’s bunny had a whole bunch of character. I found a flower tree on the table that she left for me!

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Suzanne did an awesome job with her creations!

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Rebecca is a Kids Art pro and did 4 spring trees in addition to her bunny!

Special thanks to Brittany who helped us out today!   🙂

Kids Art is held the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month.    Just $15 which includes supplies.   Mention if you are part of a military family for your discount.   Call Jersey Made if you have any questions or would like to register for Kids Art!