New enterprise began by Ellendale native, Audrea Horejsi
By JORDAN HOREJSI
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected many lives because it started in 2020. Audrea Horejsi, a neighborhood Ellendale resident, has determined to take her work life again after shedding her job in March of 2020 by beginning her personal home-run enterprise. Crafts and Creations was shaped in the summertime of 2021 with the intention of bringing artwork and creativity to the younger minds of tomorrow.
Horejsi has a category, “Children Simply Wanna Have Enjoyable,” which is at the moment being run via Neighborhood Ed in Waseca, Albert Lea, Wells, NRHEG, and Blooming Prairie. In January, lessons will begin up in Owatonna. Registrations and funds are achieved via neighborhood schooling within the given city.
Throughout the lessons Horejsi plans to show, youngsters will likely be required to put on masks as they discover their younger, inventive minds. Horejsi is already taking steps to place collectively craft kits for youths who can’t attend lessons however nonetheless need to do the crafts. All new data relating to Crafts and Creations will likely be posted on the Crafts and Creations Fb web page.
Previous to opening Crafts and Creations, Horejsi labored in lots of institutions. One such institution was a earlier home-run enterprise known as Customized Creations by Audrea. Customized Creations by Audrea centered on Horejsi’s customized designs of stationary and calendars, that includes pictures taken by herself. As a consequence of private causes, Horejsi shut down this enterprise and went again into the workforce.
Horejsi has helped arrange and run craft stations for Creation and Lent at St. Theodore’s Catholic Church in Albert Lea when her two daughters, Rachel and Jordan, had been nonetheless capable of attend these occasions. From 2008 to 2010, Horejsi was an NRHEG Woman Scout Troop chief, the place she deliberate tasks, crafts, and helped the children earn their badges. In 2012, Horejsi taught artwork lessons via neighborhood schooling throughout the spring at numerous colleges.