Arts Open House: Brooklyn

25 Elm Place, 5th Floor
Brooklyn, 11201
Date: April 15, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Enjoy light refreshments, speak to instructors, try your hand at an arts project and sign up for a free class!

Our Spring Arts Open Houses are Wednesday, April 13, at our Bronx Member Center from noon to 3:30 pm and Friday, April 15 at our Brooklyn Member Center from 4 to 7:30 pm. Come learn about our free arts programs. ICS Arts programs are open to anyone in the disability community—all levels of artistic experience are welcome.

ICS classes featured:

  • Craft ‘O Mania
  • Art for Everyone
  • Music for Everyone
  • Learn to Draw & Paint
  • Arts Sampler
  • Basic Jewelry
  • Creative Writing
  • Knitting & Crochet

Projects in Brooklyn:

Asian Card Painting

Create a beautiful card using traditional Asian watercolors and techniques. Flowers and sunsets will be our inspiration.

Julia Yepez/ICS Member & Teaching Artist


Creative Writing

Discover your inner spirit as you explore the fun and fundamentals of writing in a stimulating, interactive, and supportive environment.

Will Franz/ICS Writing Circle Instructor

***4:15 & 5:15pm

Fan Flowers

Create a festive atmosphere by crafting decorative flower hangings using colorful papers and a simple fan folding technique. Decorate for any occasion.

Michele Martinez/ICS Art Instructor

Flower & Glass Magnets

Using silk flowers, round glass domes and pictures of your choice create a fancy, one of a kind refrigerator magnet.  Great for a special gift!

Fran Perrone/ ICS Art Instructor

Fun with Abstract Art

Using acrylic paint and masking tape create your own unique abstract design.

Rich Toler/ICS Art Instructor

Music for Everyone

Julia Yepez/ICS Member & Teaching Artist


Stitch with Mich

Learn basic stitches in crocheting & learn to make a quick change purse.

Michaeline Branker/ICS Member & Teaching Artist

Beading Bracelets or Rings?

Make a beautiful ring or bracelet using materials such as cords, glitter and more!

Azzlee Blackwood/ICS Member & Teaching Artist

Don’t miss out! Everyone that attends will have a chance to contribute to a group project that will be displayed in our ICS member centers.

RSVP by April 8 at 1.877.958.8427 or by email at

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