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Use your imagination to discover a new hobby and hone a skill today. Try anything from seasonal crafting to stitching, jewelry making, and more! Regardless of what medium you choose, bolster your mood, improve self confidence, and reduce stress overall by taking time to create.
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There are special kid-centered options offered at this establishment that will make a visit extra special for a child!
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There are options to host private parties or workshops for adults or kids! Enjoy birthday parties, bachelorette parties, or more by booking an event.
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There is an option for a take home project or at home workshop.
Learn New Skills
Find joy in making new things at Emma & Jane Shoppe through the variety of crafting workshops they host each year such as seasonal-themed workshops for adults and kids. From learning to knit chunky pumpkins to arranging a charcuterie board or flower centerpieces, there are always new crafts to discover. Kid-centered workshops include gingerbread house making, kids cooking club, and fun crafts! In 2021, Emma & Jane Shoppe hosted over 75 workshops in a variety of enjoyable skills. Discover new hobbies and laugh lots today.
Delight in meditative stitching and fiber art at Darn Yarn Harmony. There are workshops from beginner to more advanced projects, such as knit-along workshops, a felting workshop, and more. Start your fiber arts skills from the basics or stretch your skills to create a beautiful new piece. Shop in the store before or after a workshop for yarn and supplies to continue your fiber arts hobby.
Craft holiday decor at All About Reclaimed, where there are festive wreath making workshops, decorative holiday hanging basket workshops, and more. Learn to make your own stand-out decor pieces and create priceless memories.
Have sew much fun at Little Foot Quilt Shoppe in Evans City where you can learn unique quilting skills in classes. Bring your sewing machine and materials and join a Handi Quilter Education Event with a like-minded community to master fun techniques and patterns. You can also reserve a spot to visit the store to learn the Crestfield, a machine that can help you to stitch a quilt in a special manner. Shop for quilt kits, fabric bundles, books, and more to help you practice your skills at home.
Visit the wellness retreat at Suite Thyme for personal and curated wellness retreat sessions consisting of guided meditation, sound healing, and more. Try out an evening of wellness through a holiday DIY essential oil workshop with friends to create your own essential oils and have a cheerful evening of calming aromas.
Discover solace at Forest & Flowers Retreat, where a quality overnight experience is offered year-round and refreshing special activities are offered seasonally. Immerse in the energy of the spring season with a guided forest bath, yoga inspired movement session, lesson on spring wellness rituals, relations with plants or creating your own foraged botanical bath salts. Try an aromatic apothecary workshop, where you can discover how to work with essential oils as plant allies for your well-being and a flower garden retreat package that includes a guided tour and solo time to harvest flowers. In the winter, you can create beautiful wreaths for your home or gift giving from foraged and cultivated materials at private workshops. Enjoy a cozy afternoon afternoon in the Retreat house, take a relaxing stroll in the forest, and sip on hot tea throughout a memorable afternoon of creativity.
The Maridon Museum in Butler has the mission to promote a greater understanding of Asian art and culture through exhibition and programming. They host a Dharma talk and meditation on Thursdays that are based on the teachings of Buddha and is a place where you can try contemplative meditation. Be still and enjoy many benefits that come with the practice of meditation.
Harmonie Laden is a unique specialty gift shop in Harmony, PA that is now offering classes throughout Fall and Winter in collaboration with talented makers that contribute to the shop. Enjoy workshops that range from learning to elegantly pair wine and chocolate to crafting macrame plant holders.
Find a wellness community at the Center of Harmony in Harmony, PA. There are wellness workshops led by a variety of practitioners on weeknights in the disciplines of holistic medicine, essential oils, yoga, and more. Walk to the beat of your own drum at the Drum and Dance Circle meeting the first Thursday of every month. Led by a certified drum circle facilitator, the circle is open to new folks and experienced drummers and rhythm keepers. Bring your own drum or borrow a drum to try it out!
Bring your own piece of furniture to Eleven Eleven Gifts in Evans City and learn techniques for refreshing your furniture at home. They also host custom sign and sign painting classes throughout the year. Check their social media and website for more information to register for classes. Before and after classes be sure to shop the wide selection of unique handmade gifts and furniture paint for your next project.