Ohayo Ohio: A Japanese Symposium
YSAC is partnering with the Antioch College Cooperative Education Program to bring Japan to Yellow Springs! Explore Japanese art, culture, tradition and language through a variety of workshops and presentations including The Kimono Project with Kyoto-based kusakizome (natural dyeing) artist Mami Adachi and environmental educator Riko Mukai, raku pottery, papermaking, origami, calligraphy, ma, storytelling, sushi-making, Japanese embroidery, fish printing, shibori, a haiku slam, a variety of lectures, tea ceremony, a cosplay parade, a Japanese film and more. Many events are free; events with limited attendance require pre-registration and pre-payment. We expect them to fill quickly, so if one catches your eye, don’t wait!
April 1 - 30
1,000 Cranes for Peace
April 15 - May 15
"Just the One, Actually" Art by Chloe L. Mceldowney
April 30 - May 9
Ohayo Ohio Japanese Symposium and Cultural Event
111 Corry Street, Yellow Springs
Open Wednesday thru Sunday, 1-4 pm More
Most of the YSAC Permanent Collection now hangs in the hallways of Antioch University Midwest (AUM) at 900 Dayton Street in Yellow Springs. We are proud to partner with AUM to bring you this body of art, representing the artistic heritage of Yellow Springs. The Collection can normally be viewed during AUM's General Operating Hours Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm and Saturday from 8:30 am - 3:00 pm. AUM also sponsors community arts and cultural programs, such as the Yellow Springs Experience.
Art Sampler Classes for Adults
Sunday, May 22 from 2 - 5 pm
Hand Embroidery by Holly Underwood
Learn stitches such as the chain stitch, stem stitch, satin stitch and a basic knot to make a colorful bird, which can be framed in the wooden hoop that will be used while stitching.
Art Sampler Classes are aimed at adults (kids 12 – 15 may attend with a parent) who are interested in learning the basics of various art techniques. Pre-registratrion is required, as classes will not be held if there are not enough students. To register send us your name and contact information at email@example.com or call 937-679-9722.