At this time of year, the creative team at BluSeed Studios is also busily preparing for Saranac Lake’s annual Winter Carnival whose theme this year is—prehistoric.

BluSeed Studios will be hosting two, independent, Pre-Historic Mask-Making workshops—Saturday, Jan. 19 and Saturday, Jan. 26–in preparation for an exhibit/ party in the gallery space on Thursday, January 31st. Artistic Director Carol Marie Vossler invites one and all to  “Get their prehistoric on!” All ages are welcome to  participate in the workshops; however, children 12 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

Participants in the workshop should register in advance by calling 518-891-3799. Workshops run from 10 am to 2pm on each of the respective Saturdays. The workshop fee is $25 per person/ per workshop.

Thursday, January 31, there will be a pre-historic party at Blu Seed Studios prior to the evening’s Open Minded-Mic night to exhibit the mask creations. Then folks can wear them in the Winter Carnival Parade.

BluSeed Studios is a full-service art center that offers an intimate coffee-house type experience for all.  Call: 518-891-3799 or email [email protected] for more information.

BluSeed Studios is a 501c3 arts organization whose mission is to provide a space and promote a shared environment where artists, educators and community members have the opportunity to learn and participate, experiment and diverge, exhibit and perform, move ideas and aesthetics forward, and to share this diversity as an all-inclusive gateway to artistic experience.

BluSeed Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 1pm – 5pm, and Saturday, noon to 5pm, or by appointment at 24 Cedar Street, Saranac Lake.

BluSeed Studios receives support from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.