Forming Fiber Art Exhibit

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library 1515 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS

Sculptural fiber art is one of the most innovative forms of contemporary art. This exhibit showcases fiber sculpture in a variety of materials and techniques. Some artists use traditional techniques such as stitching, weaving and crocheting with unconventional materials. Other artists use traditional fiber materials with nontraditional techniques. As today’s artists investigate and experiment with ... Read more

Forming Fiber Art Exhibit

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library 1515 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS

Sculptural fiber art is one of the most innovative forms of contemporary art. This exhibit showcases fiber sculpture in a variety of materials and techniques. Some artists use traditional techniques such as stitching, weaving and crocheting with unconventional materials. Other artists use traditional fiber materials with nontraditional techniques. As today’s artists investigate and experiment with ... Read more

Creative Play Group

Paper June 927 N Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS

“Almost all creativity involves purposeful play.” – Abraham Maslow Join us each Monday, Wednesday and Friday for Creative Play Group as we play, create and learn together! We suggest for a $2/child donation to cover supplies.

ART AROUND THE WORLD: NATIVE NORTH AMERICA (AGES 6-9)

Paper June 927 N Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS

In this class, creatives will explore native North American art and create inspired works of art. Young artists will work with a variety of artistic media to create four unique art that will be on display at the October First Friday Art Walk. We have two class times available.

ART AROUND THE WORLD: NATIVE NORTH AMERICA (PRESCHOOL, AGES 3-5)

Paper June 927 N Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS

In this class, creatives + their adult will explore native North American art and create inspired works of art. Young artists will work with a variety of artistic media to create four unique art that will be on display at the October First Friday Art Walk. We ask that an adult participate in this class ... Read more

ART AROUND THE WORLD: NATIVE NORTH AMERICA (AGES 6-9)

Paper June 927 N Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS

In this class, creatives will explore native North American art and create inspired works of art. Young artists will work with a variety of artistic media to create four unique art that will be on display at the October First Friday Art Walk. We have two class times available.

Forming Fiber Art Exhibit

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library 1515 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS

Sculptural fiber art is one of the most innovative forms of contemporary art. This exhibit showcases fiber sculpture in a variety of materials and techniques. Some artists use traditional techniques such as stitching, weaving and crocheting with unconventional materials. Other artists use traditional fiber materials with nontraditional techniques. As today’s artists investigate and experiment with ... Read more

Storytime

Paper June 927 N Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS

"I do believe something very magical can happen when you read a good book." - JK Rowling Experience the magic of books with us every other Thursday!

PAINTING 101

Paper June 927 N Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS

In this colorful class, novice painters gain control over the fun and vibrant medium by diving into hands-on, immersive painting action. They'll learn skills like plotting composition, mixing hues, layering and creating texture, blending, and more. They'll find their stride through experimentation, taking risks, and, of course, making a mess or two. Before you know ... Read more

PAINTING 101

Paper June 927 N Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS

In this colorful class, novice painters gain control over the fun and vibrant medium by diving into hands-on, immersive painting action. They'll learn skills like plotting composition, mixing hues, layering and creating texture, blending, and more. They'll find their stride through experimentation, taking risks, and, of course, making a mess or two. Before you know ... Read more

Open Studio at Leaping Llamas

Leaping Llamas Artisan Shop 725 S Kansas Ave, Topeka, KS

Every first Thursday, we'll be hanging out in the Leaping Llamas classroom working on our own creative projects, and we want YOU to join us. Bring whatever you'd like to work on, and socialize with other creators or get help from our in-house art teacher if you're feeling stuck. Feel free to bring your own ... Read more

Free

North Topeka Walking Ghost tour

North Topeka Walking Ghost tour. Rough and Rowdy best describes this ghost tour! - This mile long walking tour highlights North Kansas Avenue, once considered the party block for well over a hundred years. - The North Topeka Walking Tour provides a colorful look at the shenanigans that played out over the years by some ... Read more

$12.00

Forming Fiber Art Exhibit

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library 1515 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS

Sculptural fiber art is one of the most innovative forms of contemporary art. This exhibit showcases fiber sculpture in a variety of materials and techniques. Some artists use traditional techniques such as stitching, weaving and crocheting with unconventional materials. Other artists use traditional fiber materials with nontraditional techniques. As today’s artists investigate and experiment with ... Read more

Creative Play Group

Paper June 927 N Kansas Ave., Topeka, KS

“Almost all creativity involves purposeful play.” – Abraham Maslow Join us each Monday, Wednesday and Friday for Creative Play Group as we play, create and learn together! We suggest for a $2/child donation to cover supplies.

Not White Art Painted Black; A tribute to Aaron Douglas

NOTO Arts & Entertainment District 935 N Kansas Ave, Topeka, KS

This exhibition visually explores the writings of Aaron Douglas (1899-1979), a Topeka native, and most accomplished and influential artist of the Harlem Renaissance. Through his art, Douglas combined elements of modern art and African culture, sharing the African-American experiences and exposing racism and segregation. "Your problem, Langston, my problem, no our problem is to conceive, ... Read more

First Friday & Music @ Redbud Park w/ Duo Du Jour

NOTO Arts & Entertainment District 935 N Kansas Ave, Topeka, KS

Join us at Redbud Park with music by Duo Du Jour, starting at 6pm on the Kaw Valley Bank stage sponsored by Clayton Wealth Partners NOTO Arts Center: Exhibits open to the public First Friday from 11:00am - 9:00p.m. Morris Art Gallery: Not White Art Painted Black; A Tribute to Aaron Douglas Art in the ... Read more

First Friday Art Walk

Amused

Grab your group and reserve time to play. Bring your own food and BYOB. Times available throughout the week as well.

First Friday Art Walk

Amused

Grab your group and reserve time to play. Bring your own food and BYOB. Times available throughout the week as well.

Fall in Love with Your Home home tours

Thiessen Design + Construction presents Fall in Love with Your Home Fall Tours, benefiting Child Care Aware of Eastern Kansas 10/7 and 10/8 About this event Thiessen Design + Construction presents Fall in Love with Your Home Fall Tours runs from Friday, October 7 to Saturday, October 8, from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm on both ... Read more

$25.00

First Friday ArtWalk at Stephen Smith Gallery

Stephen Smith Gallery 913 S Kansas Ave, Topeka

October brings the outdoors indoors! Join us as we present a new series by Cindy Manry - From May to October, introduce a new artist to the Gallery, Gerald Tobola and his copper leaves, plus new oil and wax pencil works by MJ King. As the chill sets in, we're bringing nature's beauty inside.

NexLynx Gallery FFAW: Ye Wang

NexLynx Gallery 123 SW 6th Ave. Suite 100, Topeka, KS

Discover Art Downtown with our opening Artist Reception featuring the paintings of Ye Wang. Ye, a professor of painting at Washburn University who was born in Sichuan China, has expanded his subject from figures to Kansas landscapes. Trying to capture the beautiful moments of light in nature with oil and watercolor, his paintings tend to ... Read more

October First Friday Artwalk

ArtsConnect Topeka 909 N Kansas Avenue, Topeka, KS

Join us on October 7th to view works from Kansas-based photographer, cinematographer, and 400 North Creative owner Doug Barrett, and Michael Toombs, an accomplished painter, muralist and longtime art activist.

First Friday with Codi Miller Scheef

Brew Bank 822 S Kansas Ave, Topeka, KS

We are so excited to welcome Codi back to Brew Bank! She is bringing watercolor and acrylic paintings (some specially created for spooky season!) as well as manifesting jars. What is a manifesting jar? "These are good for manifesting and bringing into your life whatever it is that you've been searching for and/or trying to ... Read more

First Friday Art Reception

Alice C Sabatini Art Gallery 1515 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS

Join us in the Alice C. Sabatini Gallery for some light refreshments and meet some of the fiber artists currently in "Forming Fiber".