Quayside Art Gallery

Art Project: Making a Personal Mandala Workshop

Presented by Quayside Gallery

Join us for an engaging and creative workshop led by Carol Hemmye, where you will have the opportunity to make your very own symbolic mandala. This introductory workshop will guide you through the process of creating personal and meaningful representations on a mandala that has been pre-drawn on a 12″x12″ piece of paper.

Workshop Details:

  • Date: Saturday, August 17th

  • Time: 10 AM – Noon

  • Location: Maker’s Loft, 2400 W Michigan Ave

  • Fee: $50

What You Will Learn:

  • The history and significance of mandalas in various cultures.

  • Techniques to create your own symbolic representations.

  • How to use markers, pens, pencils, and other supplies to bring your mandala to life.

Additional Information:

  • All necessary supplies will be provided, including a variety of markers, pens, pencils, and a sheet of symbols to inspire your creativity.

  • Your completed work will be ready for framing with the provided black mat and backing.

Why Mandalas?

Mandalas are ancient symbols that represent the circle or sacred center. They are found in many cultures around the world and have become increasingly popular in the United States. Mandalas are known for their geometric designs and the symbolic meanings they hold for their creators. Engaging in mandala creation can be a meditative and relaxing experience, making it a perfect artistic activity for all ages.

Don’t wait to register, these spots will fill fast!