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heART Strings : a Love Across Akron FUNdraiser

  • Compass Coffee 647 East Market Street Akron, OH, 44304 United States (map)

Join The cARTwheel for a Love Across Akron heART Strings FUNdraiser Workshop. Craft a string art masterpiece and support locat artists! #loveacrossakron

Cindy Michael, owner of Harps & Thistles Yarn Emporium, was chosen as a 2017 recipient of a Knight Arts Challenge grant from the John S and James L Knight Foundation. In working with international fiber artist Olek, Love Across the USA - Team Akron will be creating a public crocheted installation of an historic woman who has helped to shape the history of Akron as part of Olek's Love Across the USA initiative. 

Proceeds from the heART Strings FUNdraiser will be donated to help match the Knight Arts Challenge grant funds for Love Across the USA-Team Akron. 

Love Across the USA-Team Akron members are Cindy Michael, Mary Bethel, Jennifer Davis, Martha Lombardi, and Sarah McKee.

$25 includes wood plaque, nails, and string. BYOH (Bring Your Own Hammer) Registration is required via Eventbrite. No experience necessary.