Category Archives: Hand-Crafting

News from ACE/121: Art Market

   

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News from Magnolia @ Highland: Creativity with Clay and Decoupage

At the EngAGE Community Cup in September, The Artists’ Round Table from Magnolia@Highland in San Bernardino, CA, brought home a Gold Medal for their lovely work, “Magnolia Centerpieces” (polymer clay flowers, fabric vases). Recently, the class finished more polymer clay magnolias … Continue reading

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News from Portofino: Crochet Class

The popular Crochet Class at Portfino Villas in Pomona, CA, offers residents an opportunity for both creative expression and community building. In addition, knitting and crocheting offer other benefits, including increased emotional well-being through: stress relief improved self esteem sense … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia@9th: Quilling

Sometimes crafting requires tuning your fine motor skills in order to show your creativity. At Magnolia at 9th Senior Apartments in San Bernardino, CA, crafters have taken up quilling, an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia@9th: Hand-Crafting

At Magnolia@9th in San Bernardino, CA,the Craft Class provides not only an opportunity to be creative, but also a sense of community and fulfillment every Monday.                             … Continue reading

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News from Cotton’s Point: Art Show and Afternoon Tea

On October 11th the residents of Cotton’s Point Senior Apartments in San Clemente, CA, celebrated their art with an afternoon tea. Artist Christine Barone taught a three month “Art for Healing” workshop. Participants immersed themselves in a class that encouraged … Continue reading

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Photos from the First Annual EngAGE Community Cup

The First Annual EngAGE Community Cup (formerly Senior Olympics) was held in September at Cerritos Park East in Cerritos, CA. Congratulations to all of the enthusiastic participants and medalists, and a special hat tip to the team from Long Beach … Continue reading

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News from Metro Hollywood: Creative Expressions

From painting, to jewelry making, to coloring, residents at Metro Hollywood in Hollywood, CA, get many opportunities to express their creativity. ~ Sandra Vargas, Regional Program Director  

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News from Magnolia @ 9th: Crafting for the Community Cup

The Craft Class at Magnolia@9th in San Bernadino, CA,  is gearing up for the EngAGE Community Cup (formerly the EngAGE Senior Olympics). Residents are attending the class with extra enthusiasm and dedication because they have been working on the project … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia@9th: Hand-Crafting

Residents at Magnolia@9th Senior Apartments in San Bernardino, CA, spend their afternoons crafting and laughing with their neighbors. They love having new craft projects each month. Recently, they learned to work with empty plastic water and soda bottles to create flowers … Continue reading

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