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Boost Your Creativity: Activities for your Left Brain! Thursday, February 21

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Boost Your Creativity: Activities for your Left Brain!

  • Date: February 21, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
  • Price: $40.00
  • Location: Gorton Community Center
    400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045



Session 3: Shapes, Abstracts & Collage

Thursday, February 21st; 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Using only a few familiar shapes, learn how to create mini compositions. This session will be a blend of the previous two Creativity sessions utilizing drawing, mark-making, and color to assemble cohesive collages and abstracts. These fun mixed media techniques will be a true art exploration.

This is the third and final session in a series to break out of your left brain, linear-thinking tasks: schedules, processes, routines, and sameness. These art activities will infuse your day with right brain activity to help balance cognitive energy. Learn these art processes to be more mindful, playful, and open to new ways of thinking. Prior knowledge of art techniques is not necessary; these are adaptable exercises using common supplies.

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Class Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refunds will only be given up to one week prior to the first week of class of any session. (The refund period for some classes, which require advanced reservations or purchase of materials, may be more limited.) Cancellations will incur a $5 handling fee for programs costing under $100 and a 10% handling fee for programs with fees of $100 or more. If a class is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, you will be notified, and a full refund will be given.

If this class does not meet the minimum participation requirement, you will be notified of the cancellation within one week of the start date.

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