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Creative Arts Workshop - Holiday Workshops for Young People 2015
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Holiday Workshops For Young People
December 1-20, 2015 

Skip the shopping mall and head to Audubon Street for our new holiday workshops where you can make a handmade present, share a few hours of art-making with friends and family, or gift yourself a moment of creativity.

Drip and Spin! with Nellie Shevelkina
Drip, spin, and pour acrylic paint to make colorful, festive gifts, including lanterns to brighten your home and decorative pot holders.
Ages 8+ (Adults are welcome and required for students under age 9)
Saturday 1-3pm, 12/12
1 session: $46 Register now

Cards & Wrapping Paper Create a special set of holiday greeting cards or your own wrapping paper using paint, mixed media, and imagination.
Ages 8+ (Adults are welcome and required for students under age 9)
1 session: $36
a. with Kris Wetmore - Wed, 4-6pm,12/2 Register now
b. with Nellie Shevelkina - Sat, 1-3pm,12/19 Register now

Holiday Happenings with Eva Scopino
Create a variety of fabulous art projects for gift-giving, using many fun materials including collage, paint, beads, faux gems, glitter and glue. At the end of the workshop, we will wrap our gifts and have a snack.
Ages 10-12
Sunday 1-4pm,12/13
1 session: $24 Register now

Winter Wonderland Decoration Party with JenniferVan Elswyck
Celebrate winter with holiday crafts to create a cheery Wonderland for your home!  Design, cut, and paste materials into paper wreaths, colorful yarn snowflakes, and woodcraft ornaments to deck the halls. Students will also make doorknob bells with recyclable materials to hear whenever your guests come a'knocking throughout the day or when Santa comes Christmas Eve!  Nibbles provided. 
1 session: $39
a. Friday, 5-7pm, 12/18 Register now
b. Sunday, 1-3pm, 12/20 Register now

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Creative Arts Workshop is a nonprofit regional center for education in the visual arts that has served the Greater New Haven area since 1961. Located in the heart of the award-winning Audubon Arts District, the Workshop offers a wide range of classes in the visual arts in its own three-story building with fully equipped studios and an active exhibition schedule in its well known Hilles Gallery. More than 3,000 adults and young people enroll annually in the over 300 courses offered by Creative Arts Workshop, while thousands of visitors enjoy the exhibitions in both galleries throughout the year.
Creative Arts Workshop makes the arts available to all who want to participate. CAW is supported by its membership, tuition fees, arts-related fundraising events and sponsors. Additional funding is received from corporate and individual contributors as well as from grants for special projects from both public funds and charitable foundations.

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From I-91:
Take exit 3 (Trumbull Street). At the bottom of the exit ramp at the light, make a left (Orange Street). Go to the next light and make a right (Grove Street). Go to the next light and make a right (beginning of Whitney Avenue), one block up on right is Audubon Street (one-way). CAW is half-way down the block.
From I-95:
Pick up I-91 North and take exit 3 (Trumbull Street). Follow directions above.
From Route 34:
Pass Yale Bowl. Take a left onto Ella Grasso Boulevard, go to Whalley (Dunkin Donuts on corner). Take a right onto Whalley and continue until Whalley becomes Elm Street. Keep going straight down to Church Street (Court House on your left). Take a left, go past 2 traffic lights (Church becomes Whitney Avenue). Audubon Street is your first right.
From Merritt Parkway:
Take Dixwell Avenue Exit (Hamden). At 3rd light (past the Post Office) take a left onto Mather Street, follow Mather to Whitney Avenue (Mobile Gas Station). Turn right onto Whitney Avenue, continue towards New Haven. Take a left onto Trumbull Street. At 2nd light (Orange Street) turn right, go to the next light (Grove Street), turn right. Turn right again onto Whitney Avenue, Audubon Street is your first right.
Parking is available in the Audubon Court Garage. The entrance is on Orange Street, just past Audubon Street, or on Audubon Street just past CAW. Tickets may be stamped at the front desk for a discount.
Creative Arts Workshop
80 Audubon Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06510

Phone: 203-562-4927
Fax: 203-562-2329

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