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Finding peonies for painting needs
Perrysburg’s Create Art Studio + Workshop commences its annually Pick and Paint collection with an party focused on the stunning peony flower. The party, like all the installments of Pick and Paint this summer season, will be held at GardenView Flower Farm in Grand Rapids. Artists will get to select and produce their possess bouquet of bouquets to present inspiration for a compact watercolor. $42. 6-8:30pm. Wednesday, June 2. 11160 South River Rd., Grand Rapids. 419-873-6240. createperrysburg.com

Schedel to host stunning artwork in attractive area
Sample the do the job of region artists even though experiencing spectacular out of doors views at the Art Loop Art Fair at Schedel Arboretum and Gardens on Sunday, May possibly 16. Arranged by nearby artist Mary Jane Erard, the Artwork Loop will feature the function of about two dozen artists. The picturesque sights of the Schedel Gardens make an best backdrop for this show of special and lovely artwork. Garden admission: $12 for grown ups, $11 for seniors and AAA members. 10am-4pm. 19255 W Portage River South Rd., Elmore. 419-862-3182. schedel-gardens.org

From the turntable to the gallery wall
Gathering vintage vinyl documents might be all the rage, but what about individuals records that nobody seriously needs to listen to? They can be turned into attractive art— and you can be the a person performing it. Collected Creations in Temperance, MI hosts a course, Stencil Me Mad, where newbie artists use stencils, paints and wonderful-idea pens to remodel previous documents into vibrant paintings. All experience concentrations and ages welcome. Educate your youngsters on the history of records although you paint! $25. 6pm. Friday, May perhaps 14. 9037 Lewis Ave., Temperance, MI. 734-347-0242. gatheredcreations.com