It’s called Ames C.art because it is all about Ames collaborative art. The facilitation of collaboration between all media and art in order to infuse the community with creativity through public projects – be they workshops, lectures, or on the street art. Ames Collaborative Art. Facilitating the growth, sharing, collaboration of ames area artists and creative do gooders.
The whole organization is ambulatory – on the move – collaborating with various businesses, organizations and artists in order to host a variety of events that encourage creativity, growth, and participation of the community in the arts.
Always your participation and support is encouraged. There are many ways to be involved with the Ames C.art: coming to events, donating your organizations space for event hosting, teaching a workshop, setting up and hosting an event, writing a review for the website, helping to keep the community event calender up to date by sending me information about your or your organization’s events. Any idea you have, just email me and we can work together to make it happen. And that is what it’s all about: the Ames C.art is Ames Collaborative Art.
2nd Wednesday of the month - Creative Collision: Our fibers and drawing groups have merged into one creative collision. Feel free to bring whatever project you are currently working on.
4th Wednesday of the month - Writer's Group: Share your work, get feedback, and talk about the process and ideas.
One Saturday a month - Workshops: These range from kite building to tie-dye to making hats and scarves for the homeless shelter.
One Saturday a month - Sew 'n Swap: Come swap your fabric and make a project with someone else's stash.