Summer’s here and the season brings with it a certain creative energy. There’s just something about the colors and freedom of summer that makes me want to grab a paintbrush or camera or even a crochet hook.  

When you feel the call of creativity and need an outlet for your artistic ideas, look no further than the Vortex! This summer, we have programs in which you can learn to draw, paint, tie-dye, crochet, knit, photograph, animate, and more!  

In betwen programs, you can always curb your crafty cravings by checking out a Craft Kit or exploring the Vortex’s Maker Cart stocked with tools and supplies to help you create!File_001

Need some inspiration? Check out these ideas on our Pinterest page!

Summer Adventure 2015: Draw, Paint, or Create Your Own Superhero

thick colored pencils on white background, isolatedEarn points for the Summer Adventure by drawing, painting, or creating your own superhero!

An easy way to get these points is to join the Teen Fan-Art Club!

It meets June 10th & 24th, July 8th & 22nd, and August 5th from 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m!

Or you can join in on our Comic Book Art craft!

It is a one-time program on August 10th from 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.!

For those who prefer to work at home, the library also has plenty of books you can checkout to get inspired! Check out our list of recommended reading.  You can also find superhero crafts on our Pinterest page.