Short Vine
2728 Short Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45219, USA


Mar 07, 2020


10:00 am - 4:00 pm




Visit the Clifton Cultural Arts Center for performances and activities centered on women in the arts!

As the community comes together now through the end of April to raise money for the arts, join CCAC and ArtsWave as we present POWER OF HER Day, with support from Macy’s. At the Clifton Cultural Arts Center, you’ll experience felting crafts, West African dance, book upcycling, paint pouring, a dance workshop and more hands-on activities!


10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Seminar Room: “Felt Your Inner Venus” felting workshop* (For ages 8+)

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
First Floor: Sabar: West African Dance workshop* (For ages 15+)
Seminar Room: Altered Book Art* (Family friendly)

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Lower Level: Innovation Hour* (Family friendly)

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Seminar Room: Acrylic Paint Pouring* (Family friendly)

3:15 – 4:00 p.m.
First Floor: Move It! wellness workshop* (Family friendly)

*Full activity descriptions below!

Hourly Schedule


10:00am - 11:00am
Felt Your Inner Venus
Let your inner god or goddess shine! Artist Kelli Gleiner will share felting basics, then we’ll style and decorate our own felted figures to embody our own individual powers. Workshop for ages 8+.
11:30am - 12:30pm
Sabar: West African Dance
Take part in sabar, a West African dance. We’ll learn about traditional garments worn during sabar from CCAC Dance Instructor Ndieme Ngom, then create our own outfits from provided materials. Once dressed, we’ll practice a few West African dance moves and then dance together! Family-friendly workshop.
11:30am - 12:30pm
Altered Book Art
This micro version of Renew: An Altered Book Project offers an opportunity for you to upcycle a tiny book into a piece of art. Facilitators from Cincinnati Meeting Tree will offer brief instruction on different altered book making techniques and support your creations. A variety of art materials will be provided. Workshop for ages 15+.
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Innovation Hour
Time to put on your creativity hat! Staff from the Corryville Public Library will lead us in an hour of hands-on activities celebrating female historical figures. Family-friendly workshop.
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Acrylic Paint Pouring
Discover the addicting, fascinatingly beautiful art of acrylic pouring. Learn to paint your own abstract art without a brush with artist Autumn McKinley. A work of art completely unique, you’ll create your own original masterpiece. We provide everything you need to connect with your inner artist: each participant will receive a 5x7 canvas panel, paints and all other materials required to create their art. Family-friendly workshop, limited to first 30 participants.
3:15pm - 4:00pm
Move It!
This fun class led by CCAC Wellness Instructor Leslie Black is for movers of all ages. We’ll slide, shimmy, stretch, and shake with a multicultural flair. Come and experience the joy of movement and community while celebrating your unique self! Family-friendly workshop.


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