Elkhart to reveal new wall mural
to public October 15th
Plan now for third Saturday arts and Craft
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[October 11, 2017]
wonderful events are on the Elkhart Historical Society’s calendar
for October, so please make note of them.
Starting Sunday October 15th, please come see our newly created
Historic Wall Mural commemorating the village of Elkhart and it's
long association with Route 66. The colorful hand painted mural
measuring 36 ft. long by 8 ft. high depicts historic features of the
village and The Mother Road highlighted by the Route 66 shield and
classic vintage cars. It will be hung on the side wall of
Horsefeathers in Latham Street facing Route 66.
For additional information call Horsefeathers at 217-947-2100.
The second event is our 3rd Saturday Art and Craft, October 21st - -
you can get a jump on Christmas gifts with some of these new
offerings; as space in some classes is limited, reservations are
required by Tuesday Oct 17th, and the cost for each is $30 per
session made payable to the Elkhart Historical Society PO Box 255
Elkhart, IL 62634. For more information see Facebook Elkhart
Illinois Antiques, Arts and Café, or down load the reservation form
Painting with Reneé,
leaf printing on fabric with acrylic paint. Please bring item(s) of
light color, and washed if new.
Afternoon class at 1 p.m. - Halloween painting with cat and pumpkin
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Ice Dyeing with Jamie
and 1 p.m. sessions
bring item(s) to dye (also available for purchase) a cooling cookie
rack, and a plastic tub 23 x 16 x 6 (under bed box - - or similar
size) wear old clothes; ( gloves and face mask will be provided.)
Essential Oils Class with Susan
Morning session: Learn about the top essential oils to have
in your home. Pick 6 reasons to have an oil blend available
(Examples: Sleep, Immunity, Beat a Cold, Seasonal Sniffles, Wake up,
Pay Attention, Ouch, Stomach Stuff), and tailor your own personal
formulas according to your needs.
Go home with 6 blends in convenient roller bottles.
Afternoon session: Learn about which essential oils to use
for a variety of skin applications. (Examples: Wrinkles,
Exfoliation, Chapping/Chafing, Cracked lips, "Cottage Cheese"
thighs). Go home with face oil, Sugar scrub, lip balm, and a
personalized skin cream according to your needs.
Vintage Lace and Button Collage with Jean
your own special items to incorporate in your design, and use the
wonderful vintage materials provided to create your own unique
creation. 10 a or 1p sessions.
A Crafters lunch is available at 12n for $10, see reservation form
[J. Rob Wilson]