Mia's Creative Closet Blog

Art Journal/Journey Soul Workshop

Let’s Get Down and DirtyIt’s the season of change… releasing… shedding… letting go… the season of beautiful nature color shows, brisk air, and gatherings…. And the perfect time to join a Sacred Circle of Creative Goddess Warriors for an afternoon to Art Journal/Journey…(continue reading)

A Yummy Holiday Thank You from Art By Mia

Hello My Creative Lovies, Grate-ful 1. Appreciative of benefits received; thankful.   Gratitude, thankfulness, gratefulness, or appreciation is a feeling or attitude in acknowledgment of a benefit that one has received or will receive. A note from Art By Mia to YOU during this Holiday of Thanks...(continue reading)

Art Class: Day of the Dead Mask Making for Children

Hello Creative Lovies,   It's the season of harvest, change, halloween and so much more... take a moment to take it all in... the beautiful change of colors, the sky, the sunrise and sunset, the ever changing skies and the brisk air. Experience the art of this beautiful universe and its magic!!!   LET...(continue reading)

Children's Art classes open with a Tribute to James Rizzi

Childrens Art classes with Mia October 13th         ATribute to Rizzi  Hello Creative Lovies!!!!  I have been waiting for the opportunity to do this project and it finally has arrived... A TRIBUTE TO THE WONDERFUL JAMES RIZZI!!!! AAAAAAND.... WHILE...(continue reading)

September 28th 2013 art class is cancelled

Sad news!!!!   Our September 28th  Art class for children has been cancelled... classes will reconvene on  Sunday October 13th. Please mark your calendar and pack the aprons because it will be loads of creative fun!!!   Those that have already registered are confirmed for...(continue reading)

Art is critical for educating the whole child

 When kids learn art, they think, they discover, they thrive! Art teaches creativity and critical thinking. Children who learn through art do better in all areas. We know that "art," understood as spontaneous creative play, is what young children naturally do—singing, dancing, drawing, and...(continue reading)

Fall 2013 Art Classes with Mia

Greetings Creative Lovies,   Hope you all enjoyed your Summer season and vacations. I will certainly miss the summer season but created lots of wonderful memeories to last me until the next. It has been quite an inspiring and productive one for Art By Mia. Lots of new projects, workshops, classes,...(continue reading)

Art by Mia hosts Sacred Yoli Art from the West Coast

Sacred Heart Altered Tin Class, June 2nd, 2013 in Lower Manhattan Yoli Rodriguez Manzo from Sacred Yoli Arts in the West Coast comes to teach a class in New York City at the  Clemente  Soto Velez Cultural Center located in Lower Manhattan, NYC!SHE LOVES TEACHING AND SHE LOVES NYC!...(continue reading)

Children's Art class videos Playtime with Mia

Keith Haring inspired Children's art class with Mia. April 2013. Ages 5-12.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lGPw6PmASg   Van Gogh "Starry Night" Children's art class with Mia   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzkhDjO_9ho     Have a child you would like to attend a day...(continue reading)

Frida Kahlo portrait art class for Children

Hello Creative Creatures,    It's a beautiful Spring season, blooms are blooming, birds are singing and the sun is shining!!! Time for another set of Expressive Arts Children's Classes with Mia. The month of May brings inspiration, culture and fun, fun, fun. So, let's get our ART ON!!!! bring...(continue reading)