What’s happening this December @ Mermaid Art Studio:
1) Ladies Night Friday Dec. 6, 7-10pm. Altered Books & Intuitive Psychic Elizabeth Katz.
An exciting evening of self-exploration and expression, fueled by the magical mermaid tonic of your choice.
Remodel and revamp a discarded book into a revolutionary work of art! Using the pages of an existing book as our canvas, we’ll paint, collage, cut, tear, sew and glue to transform an old narrative into an arresting new tale.
Plus intuitive/psychic readings from Long Beach’s own Elizabeth Katz! The story of your past, present and future—let her readings inspire you and guide your creativity in this mysterious, mythical evening.
- All materials included but feel free to bring any paper, images, mementos or books you’d like to work with.
- BYOB if you wish, we’ll provide snacks and non-alcoholic drinks.
- Intuitive readings optional; extra $15-$25
Register online: http://tinyurl.com/
2) Holiday Pop Up Market at The Mermaid Art Studio: Sunday Dec. 8 and Sun Dec. 15,11am-4pm. Featuring local LB artists and crafters.
Shop local 11561 this holiday season! We’ll have one of a kind items and unique gifts made by local artists, perfect for holiday giving or for yourself! Come on by for a dose of creative energy & browse:
- Photography & Fine Art
- Rebuild the Beach gear
- Arden Designs photography and holiday cards
- Surf Chic Designs pillow and bags
- Hand Mixed Designer Teas by In The Bag Teas
- Hand knits, accessories and hand spun yarn
We’ll also have Mermaid Art Studio hoodies and canvas tote bags for sale!
3) Teen Night at The Mermaid Art Studio: Fri. 12/13, 7-10pm.
Join us Friday Night at art open house for teens! Tonight’s project is mixed media self portraits.
You’ll be working with acrylic paint on stretched cotton canvas but that’s just the starting point. We’re putting a new twist on self portraits by including found objects, photography, collage, embroidery… the possibilities are endless. Please bring a photocopy or picture of yourself- we’ll be mounting this on the canvas and building on top of it. Representational,
- All materials included, we’ll have some snacks too.
- Friday night Dec. 13 from 7-10pm. Ages 12-16. $30 per person.
* Drop in or register online: http://tinyurl.com/
4) Ladies Night, Thurs Dec. 19. Upcycled holiday gift cards, tags and packaging. BYOB.
It’s an exciting evening of self exploration and expression, fueled by the magical mermaid tonic of your choice.
You’ve done all the holiday shopping, now it’s time to wrap it all up. Make some awesomely cool and personalized upcycled cards, gift tags and packaging. Let your presents stand out!
- All material included but feel free to bring any paper, old cards, gift wrapping or ribbon you want to reuse.
- BYOB if you’d like, we’ll have some snacks too.
- Thursday December 19, 7-10pm. Limited to 12 seats. $30/person.
- Drop in or register online: http://tinyurl.com/