Posts by: Stephanie Ruedisale

August 31, 2017

The “Back to the Bricks” Car Show

Residents got to be a part of one of the biggest car events that attracts over 500,000 car enthusiasts yearly. “Back to the Bricks” is a outdoor car show held in Flint, Michigan. On Saturday, August 19th, residents strolled the bricks of downtown Flint and admired vehicles of every age and description. Residents saw cars […]

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March 30, 2017

Trinket Boxes

We decorated Trinket Boxes using paint and gemmed ribbon. We had a great time creating such glamorous boxes with using very few supplies. It was a quick and easy, fun and creative way to decorate a box! Everyone loved their Trinket Box!

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February 24, 2017

Detailed Designs

Detailed Designs is a Watermark University class held on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month. Sometimes all it takes is a word or two to lift your spirits, whether it’s from a friend or just a saying you stumble across. Detailed Designs is full of short but sweet inspiring messages woven into gorgeous […]

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November 4, 2016

Spontaneous Circles

Spontaneous Circles is a Watermark University class here at The Fountains. Residents are using the shape of a circle to make a unique piece of art. The residents are given a variety of circle shaped objects and told to trace them with colored pencils, paint, or crayons. Residents enjoyed turning simple circles into creative art.

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October 17, 2016

Whimsical Lettering Class

Look at your own writing and you’ll see that it has a distinct look; it shows your personality. Combined with various creative techniques, your handwriting can be transformed and recognized as how you show yourself to the world in visual form. The Whimsical Lettering class is offered weekly to residents and staff. Everyone who attends […]

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August 19, 2016

Fishing Trip

It was a beautiful day to go fishing! One of our Watermark University classes during the summer semester was “Gone Fishing.” The instructor is part of the maintenance team at The Fountains at Franklin. The class consisted of learning how to bait a hook, pick the best lure at a fishermen’s shop, and the proper casting techniques. The final exam […]

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