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Design an art block by picking up your free DIY kit from any of these locations (instructions and materials are in the kit).

Painted newsstand boxes located at

  • 4420 Monroe Road (Common Market-Oakwold)
  • 6000 Conference Drive (Independence Library)
  • 1627 Sardis Road N. (Harris Teeter)

Little Free Libraries at

  • 6109 Wheeler Drive (Rama Swim Club)
  • Craig Ave at Eastview Drive
  • Sunnywood Ln at Hammermill Road
  • Mohigan Street’s cul-de-sac island
  • 1300 Burtonwood Circle
  • 6513 Rocky Falls Road

Download one of these templates to create your own art block. Use any paint, markers or material you have on hand. Patchwork quilts can be quite beautiful. Show us what a vibrant patchwork community looks like to you.

Want to see an example? Check out this video…

When your art block is done

Take a picture and email the image to

– OR –

Text the image to


Attend an artist-led free workshop. Paint on wood blocks and share your ideas at these outdoor community gatherings. Materials and supplies are provided. Activities are appropriate for ages 5+, and no artistic skills are required. Please wear a mask.

Friday, Oct 23, 4-6pm

Embrace Sculpture/Edge City Brewery, 6697 Monroe Road

Saturday, Oct 24, 2-4pm

Sardis Forest Swim Club, 1415 Berry Ridge Rd, Matthews

Sunday, Oct 25, 2-4pm

Common Market Oakwold, 4420 Monroe Road
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