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The Story Behind a New Route 1 Sculpture

Riverdale Park, which has already seen three new pieces of public art added near the Whole Foods last year, has installed a new sculpture along East-West Highway. “Great Blue Herons” depicts three blue herons touching wingtips to form the international … Continue reading

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Inside Mount Rainier’s Glass School

If glass-blowing intimidates you, the Route 1 corridor has another option for learning how to make art with glass. The Washington Glass School in Mount Rainier teaches classes on how to make kilncast, fused and cold worked glass sculptures and art. … Continue reading

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Here’s Why 2017 Was Such a Big Year for Route 1

You might say 2017 was the year of the Route 1 corridor’s rebirth and even more is set to come. Last year saw a number of major openings, decisions and changes to the corridor, bringing to fruition a years-long effort … Continue reading

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Gingerbread House Holiday Hullabaloo (FREE)

Join us December 16th between Noon and 3pm for Art Works Now’s annual Gingerbread House Holiday Hullabaloo. Our gingerbread house workshop is a FREE community event. Adults, children, and families are all welcome. You may even see Santa Claus! We … Continue reading

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Audition Workshop

Let members from the cast of the Lion King and other industry professionals help you prepare a winning audition. This workshop is perfect for students ages 11 and up preparing for auditions for arts programs, school shows, talent competitions, and … Continue reading

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STEAM Maker Space

Join us for an afternoon of fun arts activities that are all based in STEAM.Build, experiment, and create at engaging stations that include: Light Painting Lab, Go! Bots, Minecraft, Build-It Discs, and so much more! This is a FREE event … Continue reading

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Splash: Attitude and Process

The 2017 Prince George’s County Juried Exhibition Attitudes are catalysts for new processes, and re-envisioned ways of making. To use any material, or even to make work that is ethereal, arises from widely varied practices, but always embodies the artist’s … Continue reading

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Mandala Painting

Join Randie from the Bold Brush (she’s a Numi member) as she guides us with tools to create our own, unique mandalas. We’ll paint and laugh and explore our inner creative force – practicing no judgment and getting into our … Continue reading

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Creative Spirits: Libation Liberation

Liberate your libations and dress up your drinks with this fun glass-painting workshop at MilkBoy ArtHouse. Our instructor will teach you the fundamentals of painting on glass, the materials involved, and techniques for the best results. Enjoy food, beverage, and … Continue reading

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Final Friday Art Walk

Final Friday Art Walk is a community event celebrating Hyattsville artists and businesses. Follow a glowing art path through the alleys from Green Owl Design down to Art Works Now and back again! Shop local businesses, see art by local … Continue reading

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