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ArtsWave Days - Hands-on Arts at Kennedy Heights Arts Center

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Presented by ArtsWave and Kennedy Heights Arts Center at Kennedy Heights Arts Center Lindner Annex, Cincinnati OH

Mar 30 2019
ArtsWave Days - Hands-on Arts at Kennedy Heights Arts Center

Enjoy music, arts and crafts at Kennedy Heights Arts Center!

Your neighborhood, your arts. Wherever you are, in 10 different locations, from Downtown to Oxford, Northern Kentucky to Hamilton, the arts are calling you to get involved. Drawing, painting, sculpting: take your pick!

At Kennedy Heights Arts Center, attendees can enjoy Balinese dance workshop, wearable outfit creation, world percussion, group art installation, and fiber art!

ArtsWave Days is brought to you by Macy’s. Series sponsorship from Frisch’s Big Boy and Official Print Media

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ArtsWave Days is a free service to the community as part of the 2019 ArtsWave Community Campaign.


Additional time info:

Balinese Dance
Experience island dance from Bali, wearing sarongs, throwing flowers, and learning the chants and movements of a monkey chorus with Jeanne Speier.
Time: 10 – 10:45 a.m.


World Percussion
Get into the beat with Baba Charles Miller and friends, as we learn African and Latin rhythms together on traditional hand instruments.
Time: 11 – 11:45 a.m.


Fashion Challenge
Work in teams to create unique, wearable outfits using only simple materials and your creativity, culminating in a joyful fashion show.
Time: 12 – 12:45 p.m.

African Drum and Dance
Join us for a high energy West African drumming and dance workshop with Bi-Okoto Cultural Center.
Time: 1 – 1:45 p.m.


Create a Paper Garden
Help our guest artist April Cooper transform the gallery into an elborate paper garden by cutting, folding and twisting paper into fantastical botanical creations. Drop in anytime; stay 15 minutes or an hour or more!
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Doodle Dyeing
Use syringes filled with thickened dye to draw colorful, collaborative patterns on fabric with artist Nancy Gamon. Drop in anytime.
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.


View demonstrations by the Ohio Valley Woodturners Guild and make a wooden pen to be donated to local first responders. Drop in anytime.
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Click here for the full Hands-on Arts schedule!

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Kennedy Heights Arts Center Lindner Annex

6620 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45213

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