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"I Am Not Cursed" Chapbook Release Celebration

🎉📜 Mythology Reimagined! Explore the world of "I Am Not Cursed" at VALA Art Center.  Join authors Laura Lee Bennett, Elizabeth Carroll Hayden, and Chi Stewart for a mesmerizing evening of readings, discussions, and celebrations.  Whether you're a mythology enthusiast, literature lover, or simply in search of an inspiring night out, this event is for you!  Don’t miss out! ✨

"I Am Not Cursed" Chapbook Release Celebration

"I Am Not Cursed" Chapbook Release Celebration
Worry Worm Workshop

Worry Worm Workshop: Crochet for a Cause" 🐛💚

🧶✨ Exciting Workshop Alert! Join Lavanya & Mihika Venkateswar from Meaningful Actions for a heartwarming and creative afternoon at the "Worry Worm Workshop."  Learn to craft your own worry worms, squishy crochet toys designed to ease anxiety and improve focus and contribute to the mental wellness of our community.

This workshop is FREE and all materials are provided. 

Let’s crochet for a cause and spread positivity! 💪❤️

Worry Worm Workshop Event Info

Rise of the Pumpkins!!!

“Rise of the Pumpkins” is a Random Acts of Art community engagement project that illuminates the spirit of fall while fostering neighborhood connections.  We invite you to craft your own artistic pumpkin either through carving or painting and place them where passersby can admire its beautiful allure.  Maybe it’s in your window, by your entrance, driveway or in your yard.  Let’s spread the fun this October!

Throughout October

Random Acts of Art | Rise of the Pumpkins

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12th Annual Redmond Arts Festival

Three-day outdoor festival takes place July 14, 15, and 16, 2023, and features approximately 60 artist booths,
a community art project, kids’ chalk art, and live entertainment. The festival is produced in conjunction with Redmond’s Annual Derby Days celebration at City Hall that features parades, bicycle races, live music, and kids’ activities. The entire City of Redmond is activated with art and festivities on these days.

July 14th - 16th, 2023


Redmond Art Festival
Momentary Magic Opening Reception

Opening Reception for "Momentary Magic"

This juried group exhibition celebrates the transient and ephemeral aspects of our existence, showcasing
works that capture fleeting moments, emotions, and experiences. Immerse yourself in the artistic interpretations of life's ephemeral essence and explore your personal connection to this concept.  Join us for
the opening reception on June 9th, either in person or online via live stream on our Facebook page.

Opening Reception June 9th from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Momentary Magic | Opening Reception

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