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PSEUDO Improv 2017


On Friday, July 21 at 7:30 pm, Grand Valley State University’s PSEUDO Improv Comedy Troupe returns to the Creative 360 stage. Laugh the night away as Ryan Farrell, Jacob Molli, Dominic Petriella, Tony Sanchez, and Eric Stine perform smart, funny,

Inspector Rufflethorp


Experience the fun and excitement of an old-time radio drama Saturday, July 29 at 7:00 p.m. when Creative 360 hosts its second radio drama, Inspector Rufflethorpe ‘The Twitshyre Murder Case.’  The play written by Tony Palermo and directed by Carol


Weekly Offerings

On Exhibit through August 27: Artfest 55

Opening September 1: Rural Midland – An Artists Perspective 

Dance Fusion Fun

Linda Z’s Dance Fusion-Fun

Join Creative 360’s Co-Founder, Linda Z. Smith, in this engaging movement experience. Linda has developed a fusion of modern/creative dance, chi gong, and yoga with specific exercises for back health, posture, balance, flexibility, strength, grace and, as always with Linda, FUN and playful improvisation. Linda Z. Smith (72) is an experienced dance teacher with chronic back issues. She will be considerate of each person’s individual needs. Friday’s 11:30 am – 1:00 pm. $12 drop-in or register for an entire session. Session I (6 classes) May 19-June 30 (no class June 9) $66 / Session II (5 classes) July 7-August 18 (no class 7-14 or 7-28) $55

Lots of beads for Creative 360 bead night

Beading Bonanza

Create unique jewelry and more using beautiful beads for yourself or to gift to someone special. You can also learn to make special clay beads. You may bring your own beads or use ours at an additional fee. Memory wire is provided. With Diana Bradley. $6 with your beads; $7 with ours per project. Thursdays, May 2 – August 31, 6:30– 8:30 pm


Tai Chi Mornings & Evenings

Tai Chi is known for its many health benefits for both body and mind and promotes an overall sense of well-being, vitality and inner calm. The gentle flowing movements encourage the letting go of stress and tension. Classes are taught in an open, friendly, non-competitive atmosphere with special attention given to learning the underlying principles of traditional Yang-style Tai Chi. With Dianna Cole. Please let us know you are coming.  May 2 – September 1, Mondays, 6-7:00 pm / Advanced Class Tuesdays, 10-11:00 am / Thursdays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm / Fridays 10:00-11:00 am. $5 drop in.


Upcoming Events

PSEUDO Improv Returns!
Dates: 07/21/2017, Times: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Come laugh the night away with Grand Valley’s PSEUDO Improv Comedy Troupe. Join us as we welcome back PSEUDO Improv Comedy from Grand Valley State University. Eric Stine, Tony Sanchez, Dominic Petriella, Ryan Farrell, Jacob Molli, and Charles Decker perform smart, funny, and sometimes racy scenes made up right on the spot! Laugh the night […]

Cocktails & Canvas - Wine Glass Painting
Dates: 07/28/2017, Times: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Create your own set of 4 hand painted wine glasses! Join us for this fun and creative evening with Cocktails & Canvas! You don’t need an artistic bone in your body. Bring your favorite brew or cocktails, and we will provide materials and instruction. Ursula Steckert will lead you through painting your own unique set of […]

Radio Drama: Inspector Rufflethorpe 'The Twitshyre Murder Case'
Dates: 07/29/2017, Times: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Experience the fun and excitement of old-time radio drama accompanied by musical score and live sound effects! This radio drama by Tony Polamo is a classic British detective story; the type set in an English manor – with a fresh corpse and long list of eccentric suspects. Inspector Rufflethorpe of Scotland Yard, and his assistant, Sgt. […]

Kids & Canvas - Trolls (Choose One)
Dates: 08/05/2017, Times: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Modeled after our popular Cocktails & Canvas event for adults, this gathering is specifically designed for children to experience a fun creative activity even if they “don’t do art!” Ursula Steckert leads the kids through the process of painting their own version of the featured art. Pre-registration required. August 5 / 10:30 am – 12:00 […]

John Pratt Mosaic House Tour
Dates: 08/06/2017, Times: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tour the Mosaic House and learn about the man who created it. Join Executive Director Carol Rumba at Creative 360 for a video about John Pratt and the twists and turns his life took that led him to his extraordinary creative endeavor in the woods of Midland. Tour will follow. See the Mosaic House web […]

ARTSHOP WORKSHOP: Mixed Media Dreams 3D Canvas Workshop
Dates: 08/09/2017, Times: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Learn how to use everyday “junk” such as cut and shaped toilet paper rolls, yarn, beads, old keys, and much more to create a detailed artistic mixed media collage on canvas. With Mary Brown. Wednesdays, August 9, 16, 23, Noon-1:30 pm $35

Cocktails & Canvas - Starry Night
Dates: 08/11/2017, Times: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Paint your own version of Van Goh’s Starry Night! Join us for this fun and creative evening with Cocktails & Canvas! You don’t need an artistic bone in your body. Bring your favorite brew or cocktails, and we will provide materials and instruction. Ursula Steckert will lead you through the process, where everyone paints their […]

Hand Painted Furniture Workshop
Dates: 08/12/2017, Times: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Create your own hand painted furniture! Find a chair, bench, stool, anything you like and we will guide you through the process of turning it into a one-of-a-kind piece of art furniture. Bring your piece to the first class with the base layer painted. We will work on the details in class. All materials supplied. […]

Michigan's Holy Hops - Book Signing and Beer Tasting
Dates: 08/12/2017, Times: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy a beer tasting and book signing. Beer is fun! And Michigan Brewers give warmth and character to beer brewing. Their dedication to their craft has made Michigan one of the pioneers of the “better beer movement” for some thirty plus years. Join Rick, “I’ll Have Another Beer” Sigsby as he shares Michigan beer myths and […]

Zentangle Inspirations
Dates: 08/13/2017, Times: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Master the easy-to-learn patterns and then arrange them into beautiful designs. This is a creative, meditative, and addicting art form. Learn to draw the fun, easy-to-learn patterns step by step. Once they are mastered, they can be arranged into beautiful designs. All you need is paper, pencil and ink pens. Paper and pencils will be supplied. […]

Basics of Anime Art Workshop
Dates: 08/19/2017, Times: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Explore the concepts of anatomy and perspective as you learn about the different types of Anime and begin to develop your own style. Nana Metcalf will provide step-by-step instruction and ideas that will serve as a stepping stone for anyone wanting to learn to draw. All you need to bring is a pencil, paper, and […]

For a complete list of coming events, go to our Events page.