Connect & Create

Connect & Create

Connect & Create is a workshop series that connects artists and families to create works of art together at Artspace.

Join us every third Saturday for a demo in an Artspace artist’s studio, followed by a fun, family-friendly art activity that participants can take home.

Register early – classes fill quickly! Walk-ins accepted only if class is not full. Call us to check availability.


SAT April 21
all ages

$10 members / $15 non-members
Materials provided.

Make Japanese koinobori (whimsical kites that look like fish) using batik to dye and create patterns on fabric! All ages and skill levels welcome.


Emily Howard is a Raleigh fiber artist and educator. Her focus is batik, but she embraces all types of media including printing, stamping, embellishment, and various transfer methods. She has a BA from Meredith College in Studio Art concentrating in Surface Design, and a MFA in Textile Design from East Carolina University. She teaches at Meredith College and several programs through Artspace.