Harmonograph Art at GFAA: February’s #CreateInPlace

Gainesville Fine Arts Association hosted February’s #CreateInPlace activity! The event was organized by Tracy McDurmon, Teresa Cooper and Jimmy Yawn and other members of GFAA. The event was free and open to the public.   Participants were able to make art through a device called the harmonograph, a machine that dates back to the 19th century. [...]

By | 2019-02-14T18:20:10+00:00 February 14th, 2019|CreateInPlace, Gainesville|0 Comments

The creative benefits of baking

By Rachel Gerardi What started out as a side gig and stress reliever has evolved into a part-time cookie shop for Lauren Irizarry, UF Health Office of Development assistant director of digital communication. When she’s not working, she’s in her kitchen baking, icing and decorating a variety of sugar cookies for birthdays, baby showers, weddings — you name [...]

By | 2019-02-09T14:49:39+00:00 February 9th, 2019|CreateInPlace, UFHealth|0 Comments

Sign Pro of North Florida: January’s #CreateInPlace

For January's #CreateInPlace activity, Sign Pro of North Florida hosted an evening to create fairy doors and tree faces and joined the 352Creates movement to bring community together for health and wellness through creativity! In the Sign Pro of North Florida studio in downtown Alachua, participants were able to learn some of the tools and [...]

By | 2019-01-18T13:26:45+00:00 January 18th, 2019|CreateInPlace|0 Comments

Create at the Harn: December’s #CreateInPlace

  For December's #CreateInPlace 352Creates partnered with the Harn Museum of Art for an amazing evening of participatory creativity! Activities included opportunities to dance, paint, view works of art and make puppets. The event was free and open to all and part of the Harn's monthly Museum Nights (the second Thursday of each month). To [...]

By | 2018-12-21T14:30:44+00:00 December 21st, 2018|CreateInPlace, Gainesville, UFHealth, UniversityofFlorida|0 Comments

Y-Not Theatre: November’s #CreateInPlace

On the third Thursday of every month, Y-Not Theatre hosts Gainesville Playreaders at Third House Books in downtown Gainesville. A play selected by Paul Gabbard, the groups curator, is read in its entirety by attendees. On November 10th, Gainesville Playreaders gathered for a special evening to Create in Place, promoting the idea that creativity is [...]

By | 2018-11-15T14:52:02+00:00 November 15th, 2018|CreateInPlace, Gainesville|0 Comments

Pop-Up Culture: October’s #CreateInPlace

Pop-Up Culture is an annual event held at the University of Florida to celebrate National Arts & Humanities Month. This year, the event also coincided with #CreateInPlace -- the second Friday of each month! Organizations, individuals or businesses from UF and the greater Gainesville community hosted activities in the Plaza of the Americas on UF's campus. The [...]

By | 2018-10-18T23:25:36+00:00 October 18th, 2018|CreateInPlace, Gainesville, UniversityofFlorida|0 Comments

Hip Hop Collective at UF: September’s #CreateInPlace

On the second Friday of September, The Hip Hop Collective at UF hosted a free breakdancing workshop for 352Creates monthly Create in Place! The Hip­ Hop Collective is a student organization that represents hip hop culture at the University of Florida. Their mission is to “further the education and development of hip-hop culture by bringing [...]

By | 2018-09-20T17:56:27+00:00 September 20th, 2018|CreateInPlace, Gainesville, UniversityofFlorida|0 Comments

UF HealthStreet: August’s #CreateInPlace

HealthStreet is a community engagement program at the University of Florida that aims to improve the health of our community by bridging gaps in healthcare and health research. For 352Creates second Friday of the month, HealthStreet hosted "Practice Mindfulness & Creativity" for an afternoon at their location right off of Archer Road in Gainesville. Mindfulness is [...]

By | 2018-08-17T13:55:50+00:00 August 17th, 2018|CreateInPlace, Gainesville, UFHealth|0 Comments

Leesburg Center for the Arts: July’s #CreateInPlace

Leesburg Center for the Arts hosted this month's Create in Place. Coffee & Convos is a weekly program every Friday that is free and open to the public. An “artful topic” is selected and advertised and people from all over the county come to drink organic coffee (donated by Vanderbreau) and chat in the gallery [...]

By | 2018-07-20T12:37:36+00:00 July 20th, 2018|CreateInPlace, Leesburg|0 Comments

Mandalas for All @ Mindspace Collective: June’s #CreateInPlace

Mandalas for All hosted a free intimate mandala workshop open to the public at Mindspace Collective for June's #CreateInPlace Friday! Participants were given a options to create mandalas on rocks, paper, the sidewalk or any found object. Evelyn Rodriguez, who started Mandalas for All after her retirement as a clinical behavioral specialist and college professor, is [...]

By | 2018-06-15T18:42:32+00:00 June 15th, 2018|CreateInPlace, Gainesville|0 Comments