Rosemary’s YouTube Recommendations

Here’s a wide variety of short how-to videos that have been pre-picked out by Rosemary, our director. Why is that important? Basically it means she’s prescreened them so you know they are worth watching. Nobody wants to waste their time when they could be doing something amazing. So whether you need a quick bit of inspiration or are interested in learning a new skill, we think it’s worth checking out the links below. New links will be added periodically.


Featured Videos

How To Draw Graffiti for Beginners! (2020)

Time: 13:13

20 Different Acrylic Pouring Techniques – Abstract Fluid Art + Music

Life Is Kumquat
Time: 1:06:18

The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Watercolor Flowers

Jenna Rainey
Time: 2:17:53

Using Viking Weaving Techniques to Wire Wrap Stones Without Holes as a Pendant

Lan Anh Handmade
Time: 11:02

A Beginner’s Guide to Chalk Art with Rajiv Surendra | Chalk Art for Beginners

HGTV Handmade
Time: 10:34

A Beginner’s Guide to Paper Marbling, with Rajiv Surendra | Paper Marbling Tutorial

HGTV Handmade
Time: 28:18

Crazy Recycling Art Ideas That Are At Another Level

Time: 8:26

How to Draw Hyper Realistic Eyes | Step by Step

Time: 51:00

How to DOODLE | Step by Step

Time: 10:47

7 Drawing Hacks Pro Artists Use That Actually Work

Kirsty Partridge Art
Time: 13:01

You Won’t Believe It Was Made with Toilet Paper/Amazing Idea

The Skilled Woman
Time: 14:38

Watercolor Painting on Wood

Debra Carmona
Time: 4:52

How to Make a Woven Cattail Mat

Tim Rosanelli
Time: 7:06

Making a Basket from Pine Needles

Wild She Goes
Time: 15:32

How to Paint Feathers with Watercolors Step-by-Step

Art Pro
Time: 5:28

String Painting How-To Pull String Art with Paints

Kellie Chasse
Time: 14:09

12 Watercolor Hacks You Need to Know

Kristy Partridge Art
Time: 15:45

7 Amazing Ocean Inspired Acrylic Pour Paintings/Abstract Art Ideas/Acrylic Pouring/Fluid Art

Molly’s Artistry
Time: 13:24

Soap Carving | How to Carve Flower in Soap

J. Pereira – Art Carving
Time: 10:13

How to Make a Soap Carving

The Met #MetKids
Time: 2:34

Watercolors and Doodles with Gold and White – Beginner Level

Time: 12:33

How to Make Fly Lures with Trash

Time: 3:23

Fluid Art! Butterfly Chain Pull, Acrylic Pouring String Technique Beginners

Wigglz’ Art
Time: 4:16

How to Make 40 Basic Quilling Shapes – Tutorial Part 1 for Beginners

AV Visuals
Time: 7:26

Paper Quilling for Beginners Without Tools

Paper Zen – Cecelia Louie
Time: 19:59

Zen Rock Knot: Mizuhiki Cord Weaving

Aurapim Vorasopan
Time: 5:28

How to Make Prop Parchment Paper

The Prop Master’s Handbook
Time: 2:02

Junk Journal Beginner Tutorial

Lolly Palooza
Time: 17:01

Beginner Fly Tying a Little Black Stonefly

Jim Misiura
Time: 14:36

How to Write in Cursive

Time: 9:31


Celeste Suter Exhibition - February 2023

Fiber Art | "Mystical Mandala"

Justin Beck Exhibition - March 2023


Youth Art Classes Begin - March 2023

Perspective Classes begin and registration for Youth Art Camp continues, visit here for more information.

Bradley Donner Exhibition- April 2023

Wildlife Painting

Earth Day Celebration - April 22, 2023

Join us for creative activities in celebration of Earth Day! More info to come.

Bonnie Lipinski Smith Exhibtion - May 2023

Watercolor & Color Pencil

Farmers and Artisan Market Opens - May 31st, 2023

Join us from 4-7pm for the opening day of the 2023 Market Season! 

Adam and Jessica Preuss - June 2023

Island Days & Tales from the Tall Grass Prairie - June 2023

Bad Dad Jokes & Stories | Writing Competition

Andy Kahmann Exhibition - July 2023

Letterpress Printing | Patsy Kahmann book signing & reading | Eric Kahman - Jewelry | Jim Kahmann "My Life in Baseball" book reading

ACTS & MBW Adult Day Services Exhibition - August 2023

Multi Media Exhibition

Yellowstone Trail Quilters Exhibition - September 2023

Yellowstone Trail Sociability Run will also take place this month.

Bill van der Hagen Exhibition- October 2023

Photography | Birds and Waterfowl

Doug Peterson Exhibition- November 2023

Wildlife Painter

The Old Fashioned Christmas Market- December 1, 2023

Local gift vendors, Santa, kids activities, horse drawn wagon rides, campfire and warm a Hallmark movie in real life.


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