Art & Music

Using Creativity to Explore & Express Your Emotions

Art and music classes provide an opportunity to tap into one's creativity to explore and express the emotions that come up while on the cancer journey. The programs are for those currently dealing with cancer in their daily lives. This includes those in treatment, those who are coping with the physical and/or emotional side effects of treatment, those who are actively supporting someone with cancer or someone who is grieving the recent loss of a loved one from cancer.

Support for these programs is provided by Cuyahoga Arts & Culture

Yarn Works
Experienced and beginner knitters and those who crochet are welcome. Supplies and instruction provided. 

Instructors: Cathie Davidson and Susan Knight.
TGP East: Mondays, January 14, 28, February 11, 25, March 11, 25, 1:30-3:00pm

TGP West: Wednesdays, January 2, February 6, March 6, 1:30-3:00pm

Chinese Bamboo Brush Painting
Tranquility, balance and beauty can be discovered using basic brush strokes while exploring this ancient art form. Come to experience, learn or enhance your skill.

TGP East: Tuesday, January 8, 2:00-3:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Creative Cards of Celebration

Start the new year by creating original cards of celebration for family and friends. 

TGP East: Thursday, January 17, 31, 1:00-2:30pm  (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Vision Board 

Create a collage of what you wish to manifest in your life in the new year.

TGP East: Tuesday, February 12, 2:00-3:30pm  (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

TGP West: Thursday, January 17, 2:00-3:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Drumming Celebrate Winter

Adults only. Drums provided. No experience necessary. 

TGP East: Wednesday, February 20, 6:30-7:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Clay Heart Vases

Create a dimensional clay vase to hold good wishes for self or as a gift.

TGP East: Thursdays, March 7, 14, 21, 1:00-2:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

TGP West: Thursdays, February 7, 14, 21, 6:00-7:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Felting for Fun

Work with wool and needles to create soft fiber art. No experience needed. All supplies provided.

TGP East: Wednesday, March 13, 1:30-3:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

TGP West: Tuesday, March 19, 1:30-3:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

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Creating Art

For the last 10 years Kathy Johnson has held a fund-raiser at her shop Hudson Fine Art & Framing through the month of October called "In The Pink". She invites local...