Saturday, November 11, 2023
10am – 1pm
Smith Memorial Playground
3500 Reservoir Drive, Philadelphia
Craft steps out of the studio and into the hearts of Philadelphians with CraftNOW Create!
CraftNOW Create returns to the Smith Memorial Playground this November 11th from 10am to 1pm.
Demonstrations and activities will be set up on their wrap-around porch and immediately in front of the Playhouse.
Up to 100 kids will be accommodated each hour. Enjoying the playhouse and playground will also be encouraged!
Confirmed Partner organizations include:
Philadelphia Parks and Recreation, The Clay Studio, The Museum for Art in Wood, The Philadelphia Magic Gardens, The Philadelphia Guild of Handweavers, The Asian Arts Initiative, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
CraftNOW Create 2023 is funded by the Joseph Robert Foundation
Most projects are ideal for elementary-aged students. Details for our 2023 program are available below.
“Imagine, create, and collaborate on an enormous clay sculpture with teaching artists from The Clay Studio!”
Recycled paper weaving chains
Create weaving chains with recycled magazines that can be turned into baskets or bracelets.
CraftNOW Create 2022
At last year’s CraftNOW Create, 10 partner organizations presented craft projects on the grounds of Smith Memorial Playground.