FireFish Festival celebrates all the arts Sept. 20-21

FireFish Festival may be entering a 5th year of dynamic entertainment, but it’s always unique.  The free festival offers music, dance, fire and art 4-11 p.m. Sept. 20 and 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sept. 21 on Broadway Avenue between 5th Street and Erie Avenue in downtown Lorain. Expect the unexpected, and bring friends. The fest even includes free family art workshops. So check out … Continue reading FireFish Festival celebrates all the arts Sept. 20-21

Plein air painting and drawing workshop dabbles outside historic Moore House

Photo courtesy of Metro Creative Connection. All levels of artists are welcome to practice traditional plein air painting and drawing 10-11:30 a.m. Aug. 17 in the back yard of the Moore House owned by Lorain Historical Society at 309 W. 5th St. in Lorain, according to a website at lorainhistory.org. An instructor will give advice. Use viewfinders to find your composition and observe. Acrylic paint, … Continue reading Plein air painting and drawing workshop dabbles outside historic Moore House

Artists, get involved with FireFish Festival

By now FireFish festival lights up its own reputation as an artist venue September 20-21 in downtown Lorain. So many artists perform and display and play at FireFish festival —  artists go to hang out and just be with other artists. Each year the event builds on previous experiences and ideas as creativity emerges. Participation is encouraged. To prepare for the festival Google “pyrophytic plants” … Continue reading Artists, get involved with FireFish Festival

Terrestrial Brewing plans Paint Your Pet night

What: Terrestrial Brewing’s Paint Your Pet Where: Terrestrial Brewing Company, 7524 Father Frascati Drive, Cleveland 44102 When: 7 p.m. Oct. 9 Why you should go: Hey Picasso! Is your four-legged child the most important thing in your life? Are they the king or queen of your household? Then why not memorialize them in a painting of your own doing At this fun event, Terrestrial Brewing challenges you to paint … Continue reading Terrestrial Brewing plans Paint Your Pet night