IPR Interview with Christina Collins

Why Lego? By Monique Parsons After Christina Collins lost her job in Traverse City, she turned her attention to art and to Legos. She says they teach patience. “Something you’re building will break in your hands and you will get very frustrated and have to put it back together,” she […]

NMC Summer Classes

LEGO® MinecraftTM (Grades 1–3) NEW Do you like to mine? Enjoy a week with Traverse City’s own brick artist and explore how to create a MinecraftTM world in LEGO® bricks! Explore creepers, tools, buildings, and different settings in this hands-on class. Work within groups all week so we can build […]


Christina from Bricks and Brushes will be at the NMC BBQ this weekend. We are so excited to be there with our creative hats on meeting and great. This is a great opportunity to support your local community and college. Oh and the delicious BBQ! Bricks and Brushes, Building Creativity.

New Website

Hello world! We at Bricks and Brushes are in the process of completely redoing the website. We will soon offer complete course listings, online booking for individual and group events, events calendar, sponsorship programs and much more. We are so excited to see you this summer. Hold on your bricks […]