Fri, Dec 18|
Postmarked With Love - Crafting Workshop
Join us for a collaborative crafting workshop with Marked by Covid & Rose River Memorial to make handmade sympathy cards and red felt roses for loved ones lost to COVID-19.
Time & Location
Dec 18, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM PST
About the Event
Make handmade cards and red felt roses with us!
PICK UP A FREE ROSE-MAKING KIT DEC. 16TH from Noon-6:00 PM at EVAC Headquarters 2041 Blake Ave Los Angeles CA 90039 (while supplies last) Kits located outside door for easy, no-contact pick up. Kit contains red felt tomake 8 roses, glue and instruction sheet.
The importance of art during difficult times has never been more clear. To make, to share, to remember. Join Elysian Valley Arts Collective, Marked By COVID and Rose River Memorial, along with artist and teacher Kait Walsh, for an afternoon of creativity to honor all of the individual lives lost from COVID-19. This 1-1/2 hour virtual workshop will include inspiration and support in the creation of handmade cards for grieving families to be distributed by Marked By COVID and beautiful felt roses to be added to a national art installation memorializing the lives lost in the U.S. to Covid-19.
Bring your supplies, a friend, a family member, a story and share a safe creative space with us.
Cards and roses can be mailed to Marked by COVID and Rose River Memorial separately after the workshop. Addresses will be provided during the event. Guests can continue to make cards androses, pass along the mailing info and share with friends and family that want to participate and contribute.
Supplies for Card-Making: Paper such as cardstock, pre-made blank cards, index cards, grocery store paper bags and even cardboard! Cut the pieces into 4x6" rectangles and voila! Your canvas is ready. Add a few of your favorite art materials (crayons, watercolor, colored pencil, glitter, pen, etc...) and let Kait inspire and help guide you through the rest.
Supplies for Rose-crafting: What you need and where to get it. www.roseriver.memorial/supplies
Participate in Marked By COVID's Condolence Card Exchange: https://actionnetwork.org/forms/join-markedbycovid-3?clear_id=true&source=widget Get Involved: https://markedbycovid.com/get-involved
Kait Walsh - www.sealedwithakait.com