- Friday November 16, 2012
- 1:00pm - 4:00pm
- Art Center Sarasota 707 N. Tamaimi Tr Sarasota, FL 34236
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- Art Center Sarasota
- Lisa Berger
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All Wired Up with Colleen White Jewelry Making, All Levels Fridays Nov 16 – Dec 21, 2012; 1pm-4pm $150m/$180nm Artist Demo: Nov 10, 1-4pm free Using 20 gauge copper wire, available locally in a variety of colors, learn to create beautiful jewelry incorporating beads, pendants, and other embellishments. Includes decorative wire links and a Grecian spiral bracelet, how to use a wire jig to make decorative shapes, and use of a coiling gizmo for gorgeous spiral beads and coiled jewelry. Learn to incorporate stones or found materials into your jewelry with simple wire wraps and how to make bead and wire rings. Materials and tool list: (Contact instructor with any additional questions.) Round nose, needle nose, and flat nylon jawed pliers, small flush cutters, wire jig, coiling gizmo, bead board, beads, 20 gauge copper wire in your choice of colors, beads- all available locally at JoAnns or Michaels.
PHOTO GALLERY: B.D. Gullett Elementary Walk-a-thon
B.D. Gullett Elementary students ran for more than just spending an hour outside of the classroom March 14. The walkers, joggers and runners raised dollars for their school’s technology and other resource needs. Their two-weeks worth of efforts commenced with the schools Walk-a-thon. Incentives for the students to raise as much money as possible, included an Amazon Kindle Fire, bounce house parties for classes, and the grand prize — watching school faculty members ride around on scooters, with dyed hair.
Commission to discuss St. Armands event moratorium
On Monday, the Sarasota City Commission will discuss the possible extension of a moratorium on special events in St. Armands Circle Park during the height of tourist season.
PHOTO GALLERY: Republican Club of Longboat Key Luncheon
On March 14, the Republican Club of Longboat Key hosted its monthly luncheon at the Harbourside Dining Room. The Honorable Larry Eger, Public Defender for the 12th Judicial Circuit, and Dr. Jim Whitman, Director of Psychiatric Services at the Manatee County Jail, spoke to attendees.
Road closures scheduled for Sarasota Half Marathon
On Sunday morning, runners will take over city streets for the Sarasota Half Marathon, causing temporary lane closures along the race’s route.