Take It or Leave It

JOANN + moCa

JOANN and the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland are bridging the contemporary art and traditional crafting communities in a collaboration around moCa’s current exhibition, Margaret Kilgallen’s that’s where the beauty is. The exhibition will inspire visitors to plunge into JOANN’s “Take It or Leave It” hands-on activities, taking their creations with them or leaving them behind for someone else to enjoy. 


JOANN at moCa Saturdays

Make your own handmade happiness with JOANN experts at select moCa Saturdays!

February 29, March 7, and March 21, 11 AM-4 PM

Make Your Mark T-shirt Making

Mark your community and connect with others by making a t-shirt esign to wear yourself of leave for someone else.

April 4 and May 2, 11 AM-4 PM

Hand Lettering Tutorials

Hand-lettered signs show evidence of the human hand and allow anyone to put their own visuals out into the world.

May 16, 11 AM-5 PM

Take It or Leave It Day

Turn something intangible into something real and beautiful by imagining and creating someone else's story as a handmade object.



ArtStories Booth

Record personal stories of items you would create with your hands, hearts, and minds for loved ones. 

Up Close & Personal

Celebrate inspiring or influential women with handwriting that, when viewed up close, tells stories that hit you in the heart.