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

From behind the camera to center stage

By John Kieslich How UF Health photographer engages in lifelong learning by taking on new creative hobbies You may not know her name or recognize her face, but you know her by reputation. Chances are, you’ve seen her work. Mindy Miller, UF Health photographer, works in what she dubs her positive bubble. She gets called [...]

By | 2018-06-08T13:54:36+00:00 June 8th, 2018|CreateInPlace, News, UFHealth|0 Comments

Wayfaring Painter: May’s #CreateInPlace

352Creates teamed up with Wayfaring Painter to Create in Place on the second Friday of May at the downtown branch of Alachua County Library District! The event was free and open to the public. Participants learned basic watercolor techniques to create a floral wreath design and had the opportunity to drop-in and receive casual instruction [...]

By | 2018-05-18T14:36:23+00:00 May 18th, 2018|CreateInPlace|0 Comments

Nurses Week at UF Health: Rangoli sand mandalas

A version of this story was originally published on the UF Health Bridge by Isaac Heller on May 10, 2018.  UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine (AIM), along with 352Creates, celebrated National Nurses Week, May 6-12, by encouraging staff to engage in art making. This year’s theme — Nurses: Inspire, Innovate, Influence — focuses on [...]

By | 2018-05-12T16:32:10+00:00 May 12th, 2018|CreateInPlace, Gainesville, UFHealth|0 Comments

Karaoke at The Hipp: April’s #CreateInPlace

It may have been Friday the 13th, but April’s ‘Create in Place’ was nothing but fun as 352Creates and the Hippodrome Theatre teamed up for a night of karaoke! The community came ready to sing, with Gainesville’s DJ Genius keeping energy high in the Hipp basement all night. Karaoke classics like “I Ran” and “Down [...]

By | 2018-04-18T20:10:54+00:00 April 18th, 2018|CreateinCommunity, CreateInPlace, Gainesville|0 Comments

UF Health Shands nurses spread beauty, joy, kindness and positivity

UF Health Shands nurses spread beauty, joy, kindness and positivity By John Kieslich Nurses foster fun and teamwork in their units with 352Creates ‘Create in Place’ rock painting workshop If you look closely around town, you may find beautifully decorated rocks in unexpected places. It might be in a tree or by a potted plant. [...]

By | 2018-03-07T14:27:23+00:00 March 7th, 2018|CreateInPlace, UFHealth|0 Comments

February’s Second Friday: #CreateInPlace

Every second Friday is #CreateInPlace with #352Creates! February's #CreateInPlace Friday was special as we're prepping for our huge #CreateInCommunity event with Active Streets on February, 25th (in Depot Park from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. -- and YOU are invited)! We were out at Changeville asking people 'How do you create?' & 'How do you [...]

By | 2018-02-16T19:48:33+00:00 February 16th, 2018|CreateinCommunity, CreateInPlace, Gainesville|0 Comments

Joyful motion: Taking steps to relieve stress and improve wellbeing

Joyful motion: Taking steps to relieve stress and improve wellbeing By: John Kieslich Rusti Brandman, Ph.D., has a few rules in her dance class: have fun; listen to your own body; if you’re doing something different from others, it’s not a mistake rather you’re being creative; and have more fun. Her class invites staff to [...]

By | 2018-02-06T19:38:58+00:00 February 6th, 2018|CreateinCommunity, CreateInPlace, News|0 Comments