Coming Up At the Arts Center: Poetry Reading, Origami artists and more

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express

Celebrate national poetry month at a poetry reading with Michael Czarnecki - this Friday (April 4), from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Arts Center.

And try your hand at poetry in Michael's Poetry Workshop, Saturday, April 5 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Arts Center. Call 315-536-8226 to register.

Internationally known Origami artists Michael LaFosse and Richard Alexander will be in town next week to teach in our local schools...kids can get a sneak preview on Monday, April 7 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. at the Arts Center. Can't beat an hour's instruction by a world-class artist for just $5/child!

For adult "folders" Michael will be offering The Finer Points of Origami from 6 - 9 p.m. in the Rosenfeld Studio also on Monday, April 7. The workshop is $35 for members and $45 for nonmembers and all participants will get a signed copy of the artists' book Japanese Paper Craft.

There's still room in Jean Stephen's Photo Reference Workshop Saturday, April 12 from 9:30 a.m. 4 p.m. It's a great opportunity to learn how to build a painting from a photo!

And, don't miss Faith Benedict's Creations in Clay class Monday and Tuesday nights starting April 21 from 7 to 9 p.m., Gwen Martin's Stamping Fun class on Monday, April 21 at 5 p.m. at the Arts Center and this month's Alla Prima class on Wednesday, April 23.