One + One Mosaic birdbath
Jan
20
to Jan 27

One + One Mosaic birdbath

In this workshop you will work together as a team of one adult and one child to create this birdbath for the garden. Using pieces of stained glass, tiles, and gems you will create a simple pattern or use blocks of color to decorate a 10” terra cotta drip tray. In this class you will learn how to transfer a pattern if desired, cut glass using a mosaic nipper, and how to grout your finished project. If you are planning to transfer a pattern, please bring a printed version with a maximum image size of a 9” diameter.

This class will be held in 2 sessions with one week between the sessions to allow for students to have their design completed by session 2.  Grouting will be completed in the 2nd session. During the 2nd session wear old clothes and bring dish washing gloves. Class is located at Artistic Me at 205 5th Street in Buffalo.

View Event →
Garden Mushrooms
Jan
31
6:00 PM18:00

Garden Mushrooms

These mushrooms make an adorable addition to a fairy garden, a pot of flowers or a as accent in a flower garden. In this class you will learn how to create a mushroom using pieces of clear glass and colored frit. You will create 3 mushroom caps measuring approximately 4-5” in diameter. The mushrooms will be kiln fused and hardware will be added for mounting on a copper tube. Due to the nature of glass fusing the finished project will need to be picked up at a later date. Class is located at Artistic Me at 205 5th Street in Buffalo.

View Event →
Mandala Painting
Feb
2
11:30 AM11:30

Mandala Painting

Do you love the look of Mandalas? This class is a great introduction on how to construct a mandala using a series of circular tools so you can start creating mandalas anywhere, anytime. Join us for a relaxing night of creating this fun art form.

You will choose a piece of ceramic bisque from a selection of items. For a white background the mandala can be applied directly to the bisque.  If you decide to add color prior to applying the mandala design please arrive 30 minutes prior to the start of the Mandala instruction to paint your item and allow for dry time.

Want to join the fun? The cost is $35 and includes all materials, instructions and a set of tools to take home.

Class instruction is provided by Lorri Kulberg with Life in Balance.

View Event →
Heart Plate
Feb
7
6:00 PM18:00

Heart Plate

Enjoy some time with friends while creating this cute heart shaped dish. This plate would make a great Valentine gift and could be used for candies, desserts, jewelry, or candles or just sharing the love. The possibilities are endless for this 8” x 7” heart.

$25

Includes a heart plate, instructions, supplies and treats!

View Event →
Retro Stacked Plate
Feb
8
6:00 PM18:00

Retro Stacked Plate

Create this elegant 8” x 8” black and white stacked plate. This plate is created using a special firelight white glass that when placed on black produces shades of light gray to white. Have fun cutting the pieces and creating the stacks of glass that when fired will produce a stunning design. This class includes all materials and two kiln firings. Please note that projects will need to be picked up at a later date due to the kiln firing process. Class is located at Artistic Me in the new buildings in the Soo Town Lane area of Buffalo at 205 5th Street.

This class is offered through Annandale-Maple Lake Community Education

Cost $49

View Event →
Stepping Stone
Feb
10
2:00 PM14:00

Stepping Stone

Make a one of a kind stepping stone by combining stained glass, concrete and creativity. This 8” stone will make a great addition to the garden or path. In this beginner friendly class, students will design and create a unique garden paver using colored glass and outdoor cement. We will discuss design, material selection, and design layout. Patterns are available for inspiration. If you have your own design feel free to bring it along. Class is located at Artistic Me at 205 5th Street in Buffalo.

View Event →
Colorful Fish Chime
Feb
13
6:00 PM18:00

Colorful Fish Chime

What would summer be in the land of 10,000 lakes without a little fishing? This whimsical fish chime is such a fun project and every fish turns out unique. Create your fish using colorful strips of opaque and transparent glass that you cut and stack to create the shape. Add some small skeleton fish for the chimes. When you pick up your fired project you can string the chime if desired or take it home to string.

View Event →
Mandala Painting
Feb
22
6:00 PM18:00

Mandala Painting

Do you love the look of Mandalas? This class is a great introduction on how to construct a mandala using a series of circular tools so you can start creating mandalas anywhere, anytime. Join us for a relaxing night of creating this fun art form.

You will choose a piece of ceramic bisque from a selection of items. For a white background the mandala can be applied directly to the bisque.  If you decide to add color prior to applying the mandala design please arrive 30 minutes prior to the start of the Mandala instruction to paint your item and allow for dry time.

Want to join the fun? The cost is $35 and includes all materials, instructions and a set of tools to take home.

Class instruction is provided by Lorri Kulberg with Life in Balance.

View Event →
Paper Bead Jewelry
Apr
5
1:00 PM13:00

Paper Bead Jewelry

This is an intergenerational class appropriate for 10 and older.

Both kids and adults love wearing fun jewelry and it is twice the fun when you have made it yourself. Using colorful paper you will create your own paper beads then string them to make three bracelets or one necklace. All instruction and materials for are included in the price of the class.

View Event →
Bottoms Up
Apr
5
6:00 PM18:00

Bottoms Up

This little bunny is digging for all it worth! What a fun addition to the Easter basket or some unique Easter decor. This little bunny would be cute digging in a pot of flowers or vegetables. Pricing includes all your materials and a cup to plant him in.

Felting classes are adult orientated. Age 14+ unless accompanied with an adult. 

View Event →
Bottoms Up
Apr
7
2:00 PM14:00

Bottoms Up

This little bunny is digging for all it worth! What a fun addition to the Easter basket or some unique Easter decor. This little bunny would be cute digging in a pot of flowers or vegetables. Pricing includes all your materials and a cup to plant him in.

Felting classes are adult orientated. Age 14+ unless accompanied with an adult. 

View Event →
Colorful Fish Chime
Apr
11
6:00 PM18:00

Colorful Fish Chime

What would summer be in the land of 10,000 lakes without a little fishing? This whimsical fish chime is such a fun project and every fish turns out unique. Create your fish using colorful strips of opaque and transparent glass that you cut and stack to create the shape. Add some small skeleton fish for the chimes. When you pick up your fired project you can string the chime if desired or take it home to string.

View Event →

Doodle Plates
Jan
18
6:30 PM18:30

Doodle Plates

Doodling is defined as creating a design made by idle scribbling. These designs can be elaborate and detailed, or simplistic. Either way doodle designs are a fun way to show off some artistic talent. In this techniques class you will be provided with starter patterns and transfer paper to get you started and then the instructor will lead you through creating a finished design. Due to the limitations of class time all doodle designs will be created on white bisque with one color for the doodle. This will give you the color of your choosing on a white background for your finished project.  

Choose either a 12” x 6” platter or two 8” x 5” appetizer plates.

If a class is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, you will be notified and your fee refunded in full. If you need to cancel, do so at least 24 hours before the start of the class for a refund minus a 10% processing fee. No refunds will be issued if you cancel after that time.

View Event →
Sun Catcher with wrought Iron hanger
Jan
11
6:00 PM18:00

Sun Catcher with wrought Iron hanger

Looking for something new? This isn’t your ordinary art class!  Fused glass is an ancient art of layering glass and firing it in a kiln.  This class will teach participants how to use chips of glass to make a beautiful 6”x10” sun catcher. Please note that projects will need to be picked up at a later date due to the kiln firing process

This class is offered through Annandale-Maple Lake Community Education

Cost $34

View Event →
Mosaic Birdbath
Jan
10
to Jan 17

Mosaic Birdbath

This mosaic birdbath is sure way to add a beautiful piece of art to the yard and your feathered friends will love it.  Create a simple pattern or design to decorate this 10” terra cotta drip tray using stained glass or tiles. In this class you will learn how to transfer a pattern if desired, cut glass using a mosaic nipper, and how to grout your finished project. If you are planning to transfer a pattern, please bring a printed version with a maximum image size of a 9” diameter.

This class will be held in 2 sessions with one week between the sessions to allow for students to have their design completed by session 2.  Grouting will be completed in the 2nd session. During the 2nd session wear old clothes and bring dish washing gloves.  Class is located at Artistic Me at 205 5th Street in Buffalo.

View Event →
Christmas Angel
Dec
9
5:00 PM17:00

Christmas Angel

Add a touch of hand-made to your holiday decor by creating this Christmas angel using Marino wool. In this class you will learn both felting and folding techniques as you create this one of a kind angel. The price includes all the materials and directions to make one adorable 9" - 14" tall needle felted Christmas angel.
Felting classes are adult orientated. Age 14+ unless accompanied with an adult.

$25
 

View Event →
Lighted Wine Bottle
Dec
7
6:30 PM18:30

Lighted Wine Bottle

The last chance to get in on this fun class creating a magical wintery scene painted wine bottle.

Let your imagination run wild. Follow along with the instructor or add your own twist for a one of a kind masterpiece. Your creation will look great unlit, however when the lights are turned on it transforms into a beautiful lamp. All the materials including the bottle, paints and lights will be provided along with instruction to create your artwork. 

Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to class start time so you can get registered and ready for class to start on time! 

Held at Artistic Me.

$30 plus tax.

View Event →
Holiday Houses
Dec
6
6:00 PM18:00

Holiday Houses

This is an intergenerational class appropriate for ages 8 and older

Enliven your container of winter greens with a seasonally painted birdhouse. These birdhouses are mounted on a hardwood spindle for height and will add a touch of whimsical charm to any planter. Create a design of your choosing and let our instructor guide you on different techniques. If desired you can leave the painted item with us to be clear coated with a protective finish. Due to the nature of this the finished item will need to be picked up at a later date.

Registration Ends Nov. 26, 2018

View Event →
Paint and Pose with Santa
Nov
29
4:30 PM16:30

Paint and Pose with Santa

Capture your handprint next to Santa’s for a one of a kind keepsake plate. Personalize the plate with your name, great colors and fun designs. Take a photo with Santa and make sure to give him your wishlist!

$20 per child. Includes a 10” plate, snacks, and juice.

Choose the session that will work for you. Start times are either 4:30pm or 6:30 pm.

Seating is limited. We can only guarantee one extra seat per painter.

View Event →
Stained Glass Votive
Nov
23
6:00 PM18:00

Stained Glass Votive

Make a mosaic candle holder using colorful pieces of glass that look festive with lights shining through. This would make a great addition to the home décor or a wonderful gift for giving. Once the design is complete and dried we will grout it for you to be picked up at a later date.  Add a battery operated candle or a string of led lights and watch the light dance through the brightly colored glass. This class will use some glass that may have sharp edges. Students must be able to use a tweezers and follow safety guidelines. Suitable for ages 8 and up.

View Event →
Felted Snowman
Nov
18
1:00 PM13:00

Felted Snowman

The holiday season is upon us and what could be better than creating a one of a kind snowman made from 100% wool using the art of needle felting. Create this cute snowman and then accessorize it as you wish from an assortment of accessory pieces provided. The price includes all the materials and directions to make a 6-8" tall snowman

Felting classes are adult orientated. Age 14+ unless accompanied with an adult. 

$20

View Event →
Santa Gnome Weekday Session
Nov
14
6:30 PM18:30

Santa Gnome Weekday Session

Bring in the holidays with these gnome characters in traditional Scandinavian and Nordic folklore. Whether it is the tomte of Sweden, the tonttu of Finland, or the nisse of Norway these miniature mythical sprites are meant to serve as protectors for the home, though they have a tendency to stir up some good-natured mischief every now and then!

 Felting classes are adult orientated. Age 14+ unless accompanied with an adult.

The cost is $20 and includes all supplies and instruction for one 8-12 inch Santa.

View Event →
Santa Gnome - 2nd Session
Nov
11
4:00 PM16:00

Santa Gnome - 2nd Session

Bring in the holidays with these gnome characters in traditional Scandinavian and Nordic folklore. Whether it is the tomte of Sweden, the tonttu of Finland, or the nisse of Norway these miniature mythical sprites are meant to serve as protectors for the home, though they have a tendency to stir up some good-natured mischief every now and then!

 Felting classes are adult orientated. Age 14+ unless accompanied with an adult.

The cost is $20 and includes all supplies and instruction for one 8-12 inch Santa.

View Event →
Santa Gnome
Nov
11
1:00 PM13:00

Santa Gnome

Let’s get in the holiday mood with these gnome characters in traditional Scandinavian and Nordic folklore. Whether it is the tonttu of Finland, the tomte of Sweden or the nisse of Norway, these miniature mythical sprites are meant to serve as protectors for the home though they have a tendency to stir up some good-natured mischief every now and then.

Felting classes are adult orientated. Age 14+ unless accompanied with an adult. 


The cost is $20 and includes all supplies and instruction for one 8-12 inch Santa.
 

View Event →
Lighted Wine Bottle
Nov
4
3:30 PM15:30

Lighted Wine Bottle

We've added another opportunity to create this fun painted wine bottle.

Uncork your imagination and transform an ordinary wine bottle into a magical wintery scene. Your creation will look great unlit, however when the lights are turned on it transforms into a beautiful lamp. All the materials including the bottle, paints and lights will be provided along with instruction to create your masterpiece. 

Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to class start time so you can get registered and ready for class to start on time! 

Held at Artistic Me.

$30 plus tax.

View Event →
Let’s ring in the Christmas season with handmade ornaments
Nov
2
6:00 PM18:00

Let’s ring in the Christmas season with handmade ornaments

Create 4 seasonal glass ornaments using hand tools, colorful glass and a bit of imagination. These fun ornaments will make a great addition to any tree or use them as a package tag. This class will use some glass that may have sharp edges. Students must be able to use a tweezers and follow safety guidelines. Suitable for ages 6 and up. Items will be fired and will need to be picked up at a later date.

View Event →
Lighted Wine Bottle Painting
Nov
1
6:00 PM18:00

Lighted Wine Bottle Painting

Uncork your imagination and transform an ordinary wine bottle into a magical wintery scene while enjoying the ambiance at the winery. Your creation will look great unlit, however when the lights are turned on it transforms into a beautiful lamp. All the materials including the bottle, paints and lights will be provided along with instruction to create your masterpiece. 

For your enjoyment, arrive 10-15 minutes prior to class start time so you can get registered, grab a beverage, get settled and ready for class to start on time! 

Must be 21 or older to attend.

Held at Buffalo Rock Winery, 4527 23rd St SE, Buffalo, MN

$30 plus tax.

View Event →
Love From Minnesota
Oct
28
1:00 PM13:00

Love From Minnesota

You will create this wall hanging on a 12” x 12” stretched burlap. Although the sample MN is done in black and the heart in red you could adjust the colors to suit your decor/taste. There is room on the right to add "Home" or "Est year". The outline of MN will be outlined on each canvas and where you go from there is up to you! Great class for beginners. All supplies and instruction are included.

Felting classes are adult orientated. Age 14+ unless accompanied with an adult.

$35

View Event →
Vintage Ceramic Trees
Oct
26
6:00 PM18:00

Vintage Ceramic Trees

Vintage Ceramic Trees
Do you remember the ceramic trees with the lights your mom or grandmother made in the 70’s? Now you can make your own using the traditional green glaze or switch it up with one of the pottery glazes. This tree measures 11” high including the base and comes with a light kit and the colored bulbs for the tree. 

Deadline for registering for this class is October 15th. 
 

View Event →
Fused Glass Field of Flowers
Oct
25
6:00 PM18:00

Fused Glass Field of Flowers

Enjoy creating a field of flowers using the ancient art of glass fusing. This 6” x 10” glass sun catcher is made by laying colorful glass, stringers and frit which is then fired in a kiln.  High temperature hooks will be added so that a chain or ribbon can be used for hanging. Due to the kiln firings you will need to return to pick up your item at a later date. Class is located at Artistic Me.

View Event →
Word Art Plate
Sep
12
6:00 PM18:00

Word Art Plate

This 10" x 10" family themed word art plate is sure to make a statement. Use it for serving your favorite treats or as part of your decor. We will provide the cut stencil and instructions, you provide the color choices and your imagination. The plates will be clear glazed and fired in the kiln.

$39

View Event →
Garden Mushrooms
Aug
9
6:00 PM18:00

Garden Mushrooms

Mushrooms are such a fun thing to add to the garden or a pot of flowers. In this class you will learn how to create a mushroom using pieces of clear glass and colored frit. You will create three mushroom caps measuring approximately 4-5” in diameter. The mushrooms will be kiln fused and when complete hardware will be added. A piece of copper will be supplied for the stem.  

$48 for three mushrooms.

 

 

 

View Event →