CREATION STATION The Art Bar
Whimsy Care LLC is a project supported by a group of performance artists and mental health specialists. Their mission is to create safe spaces for creative exploration and expression, with a focus on mental health and trauma-informed care. Created and led by Elise Lorraine Edson, an artist, social justice activist and mental health care specialist, residing in Portland, Oregon.
The Art Bar: Creation Station is an interactive installation where guests are invited to make arts and crafts free of cost. There is a button-making and coloring station, and a hot glue bar, with candy jars full of supplies to make hat pins, hair clips, key chains, earrings and more! Skilled Art Bar staff are available to provide inspiration, materials and assist in projects.