Exhibit

Art is Good Medicine

Art Is Good Med Pic Horiz

Art is Good Medicine is an Arts in Healthcare program in partnership with local healthcare providers such as Vidant Health. Professional visual artists and dancers work with adult and pediatric cancer patients and survivors. Through the arts, patients, survivors, and their caregivers can begin to cope with their challenge. In addition, Emerge Gallery and Art Center, Home of the Pitt County Arts Council, offers free adult workshops to anyone affected by cancer including patients, survivors, family members, and caregivers.

All workshops below are free to those affected by cancer including patients, survivors, caregivers and family members over the age of 16.

PrintMaking

Tuesday, January 23
6:30pm -8:00pm

Explore the basics in the art of printmaking in this step-by-step workshop to create. one-of-a-kind cards for any occasion. Soon you will be able to make your own.
Instructor: Mary Dementev

REGISTER HERE


Japanese Stab Bound Books

Tuesday, February 20

6:30pm -8:00pm

We will cover basic embroidery designs and techniques while relaxing with friends.
Instructor: Liz Steiner

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Handbuilding

Tuesday, March 27
6:30pm -8:00pm

Squish, mold, and build with clay
Instructor: Gail Ritzer

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Embroidery

Tuesday, April 17
6:30pm -8:00pm

We will cover basic embroidery designs and techniques while relaxing with friends.
Instructor: Mary Dementev

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Pressed Flower Collages

Tuesday, May 22
6:30pm -8:00pm

Arrange and assemble pressed owers to create beautiful framed pieces for your home. .
Instructor: Catherine Spruill

If you would like to be added to our waiting list email Paula Rountree at paula@pittcountyarts.org

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For more information contact Paula Rountree at (252) 551-6947 or paula@pittcountyarts.org