Our Lady of the Elms Alumnae Association and Live, Love & Create presents

A time to create something meaningful while you connect with the women or girls in your life, including friends, Moms, daughters, Grandmas, Aunts, Cousins, etc. (Sometimes we'll even let the boys come too!)

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Paint Pouring Workshop

Sunday March 29th 1:00-2:30

Our Lady of the Elms High School

This workshop is fun for the whole family! This is one of our most popular and fun workshops for kids and adults! Enjoy a fun afternoon with just the girls, or bring the boys too.

Elms Alumna Erin Johnson will teach you the art of fluid painting. You will be amazed as you watch your unique combination of paint colors flow and swirl onto your frame or shape.

Choose a fun shape or a small or large frame to create your paint pour masterpiece in the colors of your choice.

Shape options include: soccer ball, basketball, baseball, football, peace sign, owl, cupcake, star, heart, oval.

Small frame is 7" x 9" and holds a 4x6 photo. Large frame is 12" x 12" and holds a 5 x7 photo.

Customization available for an extra charge. Add your name or other phrase or fun icon to complete your creation.

Due to drying and customization time, items will not be available to take home for approximately one week. 

Shapes and small frames are $15 each, large frame is $20. Customization is an additional $5 per item. 

Light refreshments provided.

Recommended for ages 5 and up. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

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Family Fingerprint Art Workshop

Saturday April 25th 6-7pm

Our Lady of the Elms High School

Join us for a fun evening out with your family at the Elms!

You will work together to create a unique art piece you will treasure forever. Each person in your family will choose a different color paint to fill your personalized sign with their fingerprints.

Five design options to choose from: heart, house, Ohio, gift and tree. Personalize with your family name and established date (optional). If "it's complicated", you can leave off the date and go with something simple like "Our Family" or "This is Us".

You choose the board background color and design during registration. You will choose your paint colors for the lettering and fingerprints at the event.  Board is approximately 11.25" x 12".

Cost is $35 per family, which includes one personalized sign and light refreshments.

No age restrictions, but parents will need to help guide the fingers of little ones.

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Blooming Box #girltime Workshop

Saturday May 16th 1:00-3:00pm

Our Lady of the Elms High School

Gather the women and girls in your life and join us for this fun Girls Day Out at the Elms!  Create your own stunning "Blooming Box", a shadow box frame filled with handmade paper flowers assembled into a fun shape.

Enjoy some light refreshments while you craft with the special women in your life. Check out www.liveloveandcreate.com/bloomingboxes to choose the design option that you love the most. We can modify the background and flower colors to really make it perfect for you.

In this workshop, Elms Alumna Erin Johnson will teach you how to roll paper flowers. Then you will assemble them into your personalized shadow box. 

Cost is $35 per box and includes light refreshments. No experience necessary. Shadow box is 8" x 8".

Recommended for ages 8 and up. Children 13 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult. Child and adult can each work on creating their own Blooming Box or work together to make one.


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  • #girltime Blooming Box Workshop 5/16
    Sat, May 16
    Our Lady of the Elms School
    May 16, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Our Lady of the Elms School, 1375 W Exchange St, Akron, OH 44313, USA
    Over 25 design options
  • #girltime Family Fingerprint Art 4/25
    Sat, Apr 25
    Our Lady of the Elms School
    Apr 25, 2020, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Our Lady of the Elms School, 1375 W Exchange St, Akron, OH 44313, USA
  • #girltime Paint Pouring Workshop 3/29
    Sun, Mar 29
    Our Lady of the Elms School
    Mar 29, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Our Lady of the Elms School, 1375 W Exchange St, Akron, OH 44313, USA