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ARt of DIY Educational Series @ AR Workshop Tallahassee
Sep 14 @ 3:30 pm – Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm
ARt of DIY Educational Series @ AR Workshop Tallahassee | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

During 8 weekly sessions students will learn art skills and gain an understanding of the materials and techniques used at AR Workshop and beyond. Lessons will cover basic tools, safety, techniques, color theory, up-cycling, hand lettering and careers in art. They will leave the course with a variety of knowledge they can apply to all future creative pursuits. The weekly sessions will run from 3:30-5:00 pm.
Students will be able to:
• come up with alternate uses for old materials, i.e. up-cycle
• fix things using strategies, tools, and methods learned in class
• name tools and their intended use
• use tools safely and correctly
• choose project paint and stain colors that contrast
• use a variety of different techniques (ombre, watercolor) in their projects
• make appropriate design choices (i.e. busy background, simple design)
• identify, name and discuss different careers in the art field
• write using simple hand lettering techniques and layouts
• understand basic hand-knitting techniques

Lesson Topics
1. Intro to Tools/Wild for Wood
2. Technique pARty
3. Crazy for Color
4. What’s Old is New
5. Hand Lettering 101
6. Basics of Hand-knitting
7. Artists Can..
8. Create it Your Way

Completed Projects
• Canvas Tote
• Youth Plank Wood Project
• Hand Lettered – Greeting Card and Wall Art
• Chunky Knit Scarf
• Up-cycled Item from Home
• Free Build Project

• Interest in learning about art in relation to AR Workshop as well as general art practices
• Must be between ages 8 and 14
• Willingness to try new things

This is a Weekly Recurring Event. This event runs from Sep 14, 2021 to Nov 2, 2021 and happens every Tuesday from 3:30 PM to 5 PM.

Preventing & Treating Youth Sports Injuries @ Virtual
Sep 21 all-day
Preventing & Treating Youth Sports Injuries @ Virtual | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Join Dr. Ryan Price, the region’s only pediatric orthopedic surgeon, as he and WCTV Sports Director Ryan Kelly discuss what proactive steps your young athlete(s) can take to help prevent injury, as well as the available treatment options should they sustain an injury.

Do you have a question for Dr. Price? Please submit to PR@TMH.ORG.

Car Seat & Child Passenger Safety @ Virtual
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm
Car Seat & Child Passenger Safety @ Virtual | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

There’s a lot to learn about child passenger safety – even for the most experienced parents. Join Safe Kids Big Bend’s Felicia Green and Car Seat Safety Technician Patricia Liedy for a virtual discussion on child passenger and car seat safety, including:

• Proper car seat set-up and usage
• A virtual demonstration
• Additional resources for child passenger safety

Register now at Registrants who sign up by September 19 will be eligible for a giveaway.

If you have any questions about car seats or child passenger safety, please submit to PR@TMH.ORG.