• Step 1: Basic Hand Lettering Class – Preparation for Calligraphy or Lettering

    A prerequisite for all  Step 2: Calligraphy Letter Create Workshops is the Basics Hand Letter Class. This class translates into all forms of writing techniques including brush lettering, calligraphy, modern flourish script, paint lettering, to name a few.  It is a pencil and paper penmanship class – you will learn a solid foundation for any type of lettering.  However, we highly recommend you take a Step 2 class if you would like to learn calligraphy, brush lettering or flourish calligraphy. This is a basic class to learn the techniques of pressure, angle and direction of your writing instrument, types of papers and pens to consider, as well as the types of…

  • Step 2: Calligraphy Workshop

    **Prerequisite – Step 1 Basic Hand Lettering Class. Without this class, you will not have a lot of success with the techniques and exercises.  Please email us if you cannot find the Step 1 Basic Hand Lettering Class – LetterCreateStudio@gmail.com  **All materials and supplies provided. After the class, we will email you a PDF workbook/practice worksheets. Join us for a fun class of learning the fundamentals of calligraphy writing.  We will go through the pen and paper options as well as how to use them. We will go through a series of letters using the techniques you learned in the Step 1 class.  We will also give you guidance on…

  • Grandkids Sign Picture Display Workshop

    We will gather together over lunchtime to make this fun project!  We will spend time making this with paints (you pick the colors) and clips (you pick the colors for that too!). Cost includes all materials, instruction and light refreshments.  *Bring a lunch if you want! This workshop is open to all ages.  However, anyone under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration of this class. We will have light refreshments and bites!  But you are welcome to bring your own! Check out our events – https://www.lettercreate.com/workshops-and-retreats/  for more information on upcoming Appleton craft workshops, watercolor instruction, calligraphy classes or art retreats!  Don’t…

  • Collage and Create Coasters Workshop

    Join us for this fun workshop as we make 8 Coasters with your chosen colors and schemes from our papers and books.  You can make them collage-style or you can make them simple.  Each person will go home with 8 coasters with a small amount of sealer to finish sealing them at home. This workshop is open to all ages. However, anyone under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration of this class. Check out our events tab above for more information on upcoming craft workshops, watercolor instruction, calligraphy classes or retreats!  Don’t forget we also provide invitation calligraphy services right in…

  • Kindness Embroidery Workshop

    Learn a few embroidery stitches and make this cute banner that measures about 10″ by 12″.  This makes a great project to gift or hang on your own wall. Everyone will go home with their supplies and finishing instructions.  If you do not finish your project during the workshop you will take home the instructions and be able to finish your project at home.   This workshop is open to all ages. However, anyone under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration of this class. Check out our events tab above for more information on upcoming craft workshops, watercolor instruction, calligraphy classes or…

  • Step 1: Basic Hand Lettering Class – Preparation for Calligraphy or Lettering

    A prerequisite for all  Step 2: Calligraphy Letter Create Workshops is the Basics Hand Letter Class. This class translates into all forms of writing techniques including brush lettering, calligraphy, modern flourish script, paint lettering, to name a few.  It is a pencil and paper penmanship class – you will learn a solid foundation for any type of lettering.  However, we highly recommend you take a Step 2 class if you would like to learn calligraphy, brush lettering or flourish calligraphy. This is a basic class to learn the techniques of pressure, angle and direction of your writing instrument, types of papers and pens to consider, as well as the types of…

  • Basic Weaving Wall Hanging Class

    Make your own basic wall weaving.  We will make a simple loom that measures about 8″ by 10″.  You will get to make this weaving wall hanging to gift or keep.  This is different from our weaving class series where you learn more advanced weaving techniques. Everyone will go home with a loom and wall hanging.  If you do not finish your project during the workshop you will take home the instructions and be able to finish your project at home.   This workshop is open to all ages. However, anyone under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration of this class. Check…

  • DIY Rug Making Class

    Make your own rug in this workshop.  You can bring additional fabric (any type) to this workshop to create a more interesting depth to your rug.  We will have a limited variety of fabrics to choose from.  Cotton is the best fabric to use.  T-shirts make a great option as well. Everyone will go home with a 2×3 foot rug.  If you do not finish your rug during the workshop you will take home the instructions and be able to finish your rug at home.   This workshop is open to all ages. However, anyone under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration…

  • Marble Dipped Succulent Plant Workshop

    Join us in the studio to make a set of 3 potted succulents using Hydro Dip or Marble painting.  We will also finish them with a sealant or send it home with you to seal at home.  You will take home three succulents ready to decorate your home or gift. This workshop is open to all ages. However, anyone under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration of this class. Check out our events tab above for more information on upcoming craft workshops, watercolor instruction, calligraphy classes or retreats!  Don’t forget we also provide invitation calligraphy services right in our Appleton studio!…

  • Artist Trading Card Making Workshop

    Artist trading cards are miniature works of arts, created on standard-sized cards and exchanged among artists all over the world. They can be collaged, stamped, stitched, painted or doodled. Explore the possibilities of the small canvas with Courtney, who will teach you a range of techniques for different effects. This workshop is for anyone who needs a little help starting their creative flow, or for the seasoned artist who wants to trade and collect one of a kind art from around the world. This workshop is open to all ages. However, anyone under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration of this…

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