Tipp City hosts art festival

TIPP CITY — Two Tipp City Area Arts Council events will fill City Park, 35 Parkwood Ave., Tipp City, Aug. 4, from noon to 8 p.m.

Art in the Park is teaming with the Children’s Art Adventure, a themed arts festival for children.

The Children’s Art Adventure offers children, 3 to 12, the opportunity to explore many forms of art at a variety of art stations which include gnome making, drawing, painting, pipe cleaner ninjas, button making, slap bracelets, masks and more. There also will be games, puppets, face painting, colored hairdos, chalk art and beading. Ranger Vic will also be there providing balloon fun.

Art in the Park artists include, Lynn McCracken, sand art; Cloud Nine Creations, stained glass; Designs by Shelley, cut books, painted glass, 3D collages; Yellow Cat Spoon Jewelry; Lily Designs, polymer clay jewelry; Karen Stienecker Pottery; Renee’s Rock Rhapsodies, rock and gem jewelry; Upcycled Asylum, pendants, wall art, bird houses; Michelle’s Soy Candles & Tarts and Sweet Treats; LGV Photography; Paper Alice; Glass by Mojgan and author David Vervalin.

The Tipp City Community Band will kick off the day at 12:15 p.m. Side FX will take the stage at 2 p.m., Simply Joseph, at 4 p.m., and Soul Express, at 6 p.m.