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WORKSHOPS

Since 2015, we have taught over 2000 students new skills to deepen their creativity. Here's what you can expect:

01. A fun and approachable way to explore your creativity - Regardless of whether you have never picked up a paintbrush or whether you are a professional artist, you will walk away with a new skill under your belt and confidence in your own unique style!

02. All the supplies and guidance you need - You will be equipped with the best supplies and the best teaching out there.

03. An inspiring environment - We partner with local businesses to set the scene with fresh flowers, yummy food, wine (obvi), and a great aesthetic. 

04. A fun night with old and new community - Bring your friends or come meet new friends as we laugh and create together.

 

BRUSH LETTERING 101

This class focuses on the basic brush strokes needed to gain control of brush markers and watercolor brushes to achieve brush calligraphy. We dabble in watercolor, learning a few techniques to create simple washes and designs. Through lots of practice and completing set exercises, you'll put your strokes into practice and explore making hand lettered cards. This class is for anyone and everyone who has an interest in lettering! We’ll be starting with the basics so we can achieve a good understanding of brush lettering techniques. Complete beginners welcome. No experience necessary!

supplies include: Your very own brush lettering supplies including a watercolor brushes, brush marker, watercolor pan set, paper, practice guides, and completed project.

 

 

WATERCOLOR 101

This class focuses on the basics of watercolor. We dive into various watercolor techniques and learn about mixing colors, how colors work together, and create a color wheel. Through lots of practice, you will use your newly learned techniques and make your own watercolor cards! This class is for anyone and everyone who has an interest in watercolor! We’ll be starting with the basics so we can achieve a good understanding of how the medium works and flows. Complete beginners welcome. No experience necessary!

Supplies Include: Your very own watercolor supplies including a watercolor brushes, black ink pen, watercolor palette, pigment, paper, practice guides, and completed project.

 

 

MODERN CALLIGRAPHY 101

This class focuses on the basic foundations of pointed pen calligraphy. Through lots of practice and completing set exercises, you'll put your strokes into practice and use your new calligraphy skills to make handmade cards. This class is for anyone and everyone who has an interest in calligraphy! We’ll be starting with the basics so we can achieve a solid foundation. Complete beginners welcome. No experience necessary!

Supplies Include: Your very own calligraphy supplies including a straight pen holder, 3 nibs, calligraphy guide, pot of ink, practice paper, and completed project.

 

 

 

Private and CORPORATE EVENTS

Looking to grab a group of friends and throw a private workshop? Is your team at work in a creative rut or just looking for a team-bonding activity? We craft thoughtful learning and community-building experiences for private and corporate groups. Contact us today!