Learn Something New!

Classes fill on a first come, first served basis. To sign up, go to the Register Here page on our website or call the shop at  757 961 9855. Payment is due at the time of sign up to reserve your space. Please register before the deadline that is listed in the class summary-  sometimes we are able to handle walk ins, but often we need to turn them away if minimums are not met or if it is full. Class fees are non-refundable unless the minimum requirement is not met, in which case you will receive a full refund. We've got a bunch of people passionate about what they do and they'd love to share it with you - Check back for additions!

Current Classes & Events


Macrame Plant Hanger

Sunday, August 12    4PM    $45

Join Michelle from Fringe & Fire to learn macrame and go home with your own plant hanger!  There will be choices of colors available. 


Kids Paint Pour workshop with Nezlife Studios

Sunday, August 19th   4PM   $45 

For Rising First Graders and up

Join us to learn how to mix paint and create your own paint pour artwork.  Prepare to get a little messy!  Every child will leave with their own 12 x 12 piece of art to display.  

Each piece is unique to the artist!


Chalk with Arie - Chalk Couture Independent Designer

Sunday, September 9   $30   4:00PM 

Come join us to design your very own coffee mugs using Chalk Couture transfers and ink! You will choose 2 mugs, transfers for the design on the mug, and the color ink you want. So easy anyone can do it!

The cost is $30 per person and all necessary supplies will be provided. Space is limited so reserve your spot today!


Wood Signs: Stenciling

Sunday, September 16     4PM   $45

Ages 8 and up 

Join Mary Harris to make your own Wood Sign using a stenciling technique. In this class you will learn how to make your own wooden farmhouse sign without having to use a vinyl cutting machine. 

You choose 1-3 words to put on the sign, a script or print font and background color.  Words will be in black. 

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Create a Character



$75 includes all three sessions and materials

All Classes begin at 5:30 PM

Have you ever wanted to illustrate your own character? Join Yvonne of Star Whisp as she demonstrates and shows you a few tips and tricks that come with developing your very own illustrated character—personality and back story included! Each class includes a short lecture and drawing exercises. This will be a three-class session with each class leading to the next.

9/17/18  - Class 1: Character Design

9/24/18 - Class 2: Character Expressions and Personality

10/01/10- Class 3: Character Poses and Body Language

Ages 8-15

*Sketchbooks and drawing materials will be provided for take home at the completion of the session!”