To sign up for any of our classes or workshops, please call the Shoppe at 815-905-3068 and reserve your spot. If we aren’t available – please leave a detailed message on our voice mail (don’t forget to leave us your phone number!) and you will receive a return call within 24-48 hours to confirm your place!

Welcome to our APRIL 2020 CALENDAR!!

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APRIL 2020

yoga girl

YOGA GIRL – Thursday 4/2/2020 6:30pm to 8:30pm $30

Do you know how much I love this “Yoga Girl” art piece? Do you have any idea how often I look at it throughout the day and remind myself . . . to “Let that *@#! Go!”? Well, I will tell you . . . I do . . . OFTEN! I think most of us can use a reminder like this – so join us for a couple hours this Saturday morning and make your VERY OWN CUSTOM Yoga Girl! (Hair color, style, and clothing is all personalized and selected by YOU!) You can even write something different on your canvas . . . (although I guarantee, you will love it as it is!) Each participant will leave with a 8″ x 10″ Yoga Girl that you will cherish! $30 workshop fee, includes all supplies and instructions. Call 815-905-3068 to register!

Mom and Me

MOM & ME: Bunny in the Garden – Saturday, 4/4/2020 10am to 11am $25 per child 

Join us for our Monthly Mom & Me Class!! This month, Mom and a little one (ages 5 and up) will work together on ONE 8”x10” canvas painted in this absolutely adorable bunny in the carrot patch garden! Class is one hour long – and will is just enough time to come in, create something fun, and head on home. (But the idea, materials and clean up is handled by us!)  $25 workshop fee, includes all supplies and instructions, PER CHILD. Call 815-905-3068 to register!

WHIMSY BIRD: Saturday, 4/4/2020 at 1pm to 3pm  $30  

(PHOTO TO COME!! CHECK BACK SOON!) Friends, life has been hard . . . we needed to desparately take it down a notch and create some good ol’fashion happiness in our shoppe walls. So this little whimsy  bird is truly just a sweet, fun, colorful way to spend a couple hours on a Saturday. We love it! And know that you will, too! $30 workshop fee, includes all supplies and instructions. Call 815-905-3068 to register!

IMG_1530JOURNALING WARRIORS – Monday 4/6/2020 6:30pm to 8:30pm $15

Welcome to our CWAS Art Journaling gathering. We meeting twice a month (come when you can, don’t when you can’t) – and spend time doing what we love . . . ART JOURNALING! We will distribute quotes, images, and supplies to make your pages so special, and will discuss new techniques, explore themes and journaling prompts, and have plenty of time to CREATE. Pay as you attend. $15 per session fee includes use of paints, collage materials, glues and a variety of supplies. ** You MUST bring your own sketchbook or journal to each session. ** Call 815-905-3068 to reserve your space.

GO YOUR OWN WAY: Wednesday, 4/8/2020 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm  $35  

(PHOTO TO COME!! CHECK BACK SOON!) A dear shoppe friend (thank you Mary Beth) gifted us some absolutely awesome beads a few months ago – and we could’t wait to come up with something to do with these fantastic findings! Cindy had the vision for this arrow project . . . and I absolutely LOVE LOVE LOVE the texture of wire and beads and mixed media used on it. What a fantastic class, dear friends. Join us! $35 workshop fee, includes all supplies and instructions. Call 815-905-3068 to register!


Spring Whimsy Tree

SPRING WHIMSY TREE: Thursday, 4/9/2020 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm  $35  

This is a really fun and colorful class, my friends, that you can customize to any color palette in your decor. Join us for an evening of swirls and twirls and lots of leaves and see how it all comes together. Done on a 10″x 20″ canvas. This is a good one! $35 workshop fee, includes all supplies and instructions. Call 815-905-3068 to register!