Tag: crafting

Pottery/Ceramics Club Now Open

Carol Breen, Reporter Welcome back potters. The studio has been cleaned, spray sanitizer is available for cleaning each pottery station, and we’re just waiting for your arrival. The monitor on duty will sign you in and out and be readily available to answer any questions. Watch the announcements for orientation classes to be scheduled in…

Join the Needle Crafters

Diana Oleson Happy Fourth of July! In May’s Spry Living there was an article titled “Knit Away Anxiety.” It stated that knitting is therapeutic because of the repetitive movements, which is relaxing. Some research has shown that online global sales of knitting and crocheting kits increased by more than 75% at the onset of the…

Paper Crafting Six Feet Apart

Pam Costner The Papercrafters were so happy to have the Creative Arts Center back, available to let their creative juices flow and have the ability to be socially safe. Thursdays from 12:30 to 5 p.m. is the scheduled open work time for the Papercrafters. With the summer heat, it is a great way to stay…

Let’s talk about yarn!

  Diane Oleson Happy Fourth of July! I decided to look for yarn from our stash to make various items for our charities and we have our yarns organized by weight, or so I thought. Yarn has a number from one to six generally and this is the weight or size of yarn with some…

Summertime fun with stained glass

The Robson Ranch Stained Glass Club would like to invite residents to enjoy some air conditioned fun this summer! We have been offering beginner classes all year. So far, students have made butterflies, tropical fish, leprechaun hats and Easter egg suncatchers in our beginner classes. May’s class was a tulip pot stake. Our plan is…

Robson Ranch Arts and Crafts Spring Show recap

Rebecca McKinney The Robson Ranch Arts & Crafts Spring Show and Sale was held Saturday, March 9, at the Creative Arts Center. The multi-talented artistic and crafting residents of Robson Ranch displayed their handmade items including members from the Fine Arts Guild (Art Club), Gourd Club, Ceramics/Pottery Club, Material Girls (Quilting/Sewing), Paper Crafting, Stained Glass…

Pottery studio news

The pottery studio has had a great month learning from seasoned volunteers about everything from “how to handle clay” to “how to throw it on the wheel until your head spins.” We have been having a great time getting to know each other and learning different ways to work with clay. We are planning many…

Arts and Crafts Spring Show and Sale March 9

Join us for the Robson Ranch Arts & Crafts Spring Show and Sale, Saturday, March 9, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The Robson Ranch Arts & Crafts Spring Show and Sale will be held on Saturday, March 9 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. featuring Robson’s finest artists and crafters at the Creative…

Come play in the clay

The Pottery Club Studio is now open daily as long as there is a monitor. Available hours are posted in the window. We welcome new members and will answer any questions you may have concerning membership and how to discover if pottery is for you. Pottery is a great way to express yourself, create new…