Photos From Some of this Weeks Classes and Parties…..

Hello there!!!! Here are photos from some of the classes at The Golden Button!!!! We are still having a deal for Summer Arts Programs… So please Register for you programs on or before June 1st to get 15 % off your programs!!!!!!!!

Click here to pick!!!


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German Shepherd Puppy Painting Party!!!!!

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Art Enrichment…. Georgia O’Keeffe Style….
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Wine Glass Painting!!!

Friday Night Events:

*Wine Glass Painting Night for Adults

Friday, May 29th from 7-9 PM: 

Sign up now for Wine Glass Painting for Adults! Friday, May 29th from 7-9 PM. Create an awesome set of wine glasses! Pick from several designs or make your own!!!! Cost is $45 to make a set of 4!!!! BYOB! Snacks will be served! Please register by calling (203) 910-9948 or messaging us here!

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GIVEAWAY ON FACEBOOK OR IN SHOP!

***GIVEAWAY*****SOOOOOOO… For all my FAVORITE Mother’s Out there…. We are giving away a very special Mother’s Day Gift!!!!!! (You actually don’t have to be a mother to win)

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LIKE and SHARE THE GOLDEN BUTTON with your friends (ON FACEBOOK) Then leave us a comment. One lucky winner with get a special Mother’s Day Portrait done my me!!! (Kate Gorham- Owner of The Golden Button) You can give it to your Mother or you can keep it. I will paint your favorite pet, person or really anything! This is a good one!!!! (App. size 9 in. x 12 in.) (Your Acrylic painting will be finished in 2-3 weeks this is made to order!)
OKAY GO!!! Get extra chances to win…. By dropping in To Mother’s Day Craft Making today or tomorrow! (Friday 5/8 between 2 and 4 PM OR Saturday 5/9 between 1 and 3 PM)
Winner will be announced next week!

Click here to Link to our Facebook Page!


Join us today, Friday 5/8 between 2 and 4 PM OR Saturday 5/9 between 1 and 3 PM) for Mother’s Day Crafts!!!!

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We also have Mother/ Daughter Paint Night

tonight…Friday 5/8: 7-9 PM (FULL) and Tomorrow Night…. Saturday 5/9 6-8PM

Cost is $55 for a parent with a child,

&70 for a parent with 2 children

& $84 for a parent with 3 children!!!

Snacks will be served!

We are painting this…

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Also…. If you sign up for our Summer Arts Programs before June 1st you get 15% off each class!!!!!!!!!!!

Go Check out out Summer Arts Program Page!

Important Things…

Hello there!!!! So here are a few things to share…

1. May classes all begin this week… We still have a few spaces in Wednesday Little Kids Art Class… and Friday Night Art (Click on the May Schedule for more info!!)

2. Friday Night Mother/ Daughter Paint Night is FULL so… We have decided to make Saturday, May 9th Night 6-8 PM Open to Mothers and daughters too (We are painting the Eiffel tower/ puppy picture) Cost is $55 for mother/ daughter or $70 for one mom/ 2 kids… That covers all supplies and snacks too!!!! (Please let us know you are coming!)

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3. If you register for Summer Arts Programs before June 1st you get 15 % off each class!

4. You can pop in this week to make Mother’s Day Gifts!!! (Pick from 4 Projects!)
*Tuesday between 1 and 5:30 PM
*Thursday Between 3 and 5:30 PM
*Friday between 2 and 4 PM
*Saturday between 1 and 3 PM

*Mother’s Day Gift Making!

Call ahead or JUST DROP IN!!!! Choose from wonderful projects to make for your moms, step moms, grandmas, aunts and special women in your life!

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Here are a bunch of pictures I wanted to show you!!!! We take lots of pictures and don’t always get to share them with you!!!

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$6: Create a beautiful enamel and wood brooch for the one you love!

$12: 3-D painting on canvas or boards (with or without a quote)

$15: Paint a teacup you can really use! Pick up later)

$20: Giant mixed media Flower!!!

Come in and see samples and create projects!!!

MAY SCHEDULE

WEEKLY CLASSES……

Mondays

*After School Art!

Mondays from 4:00-4:50 PM

May 4, 11, 18, and 25

(For elementary ages kids!) Take the bus or come straight from school! Bring a snack and create some really fun art projects! Make art with puzzle pieces, design a mixed media collage image, create a magical work of art inspired by your favorite book or story! So much fun!!!!

Cost is $65 plus $16 supply fee

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*Crochet! 

Mondays from 5:00 PM-5:50PM

March 4, 11, 18, and 25

Lets learn to crochet!!! Crochet is a needlework technique performed using a crochet hook plus fiber or other similar material. Learn basic crochet stitches and how to use them! We will begin with easy projects the you will love! (Ages 7 and up!)

Cost: $70 plus $10 supply fee (Supply fee is waived… if you already have yarn and hooks!)

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Tuesdays

*Art Exploration Class

Tuesdays from 1:00 to 2:30 PM

May 5, 12, 19, and 26

Lots of Art for Kids age 6 and up!! This class is perfect for kids who have ½ a day or learn from home! We will focus on creating art while allowing children to make a plan, problem solve and try new materials. This class is meant for exploration and growing! Each session children will find new and fun materials to create with! This session we will focus on creating artwork in the style of some awesome artists!

Cost: $75 plus $25 supply fee

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*Little Kids Art: Let’s Build Sculptures!

Tuesdays from 3:00 PM-4:00 ish

May 5, 12, 19, and 26

Little children: Let’s build sculptures! We will use clay, yarn, objects from nature and more to create art! All materials are safe and appropriate for little hands! All ages are welcome. Parents, grandparents, babysitters are encouraged to join!

Cost:  $65 plus $16

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*Kids Machine Sewing Class on Tuesdays (Beginner to advanced beginner)

Tuesdays: from 4:30 to 5:15 PM

May 5, 12, 19, and 26

Learn (or continue to learn) all about sewing with your machine and a little hand sewing! Create fun projects! Bring your machine and your manual. We will be creating lots of fun projects!

Cost: $65 plus $20 covers all supply fees.

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Wednesdays:

*Little Kids Art

Wednesdays from 11:00 PM-12:00 ish

May 6, 13, 20, and 27

Little children: Let’s build sculptures! We will use clay, yarn, objects from nature and more to create Art! All materials are safe and appropriate for little hands! All ages are welcome. Parents, grandparents, babysitters are encouraged to join! Class is appropriate for all ages.

Cost:  $65 plus $16

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 Thursdays

* Adult Machine Sewing Class
Thursdays from 11:00 – 12:00PM
May 7, 14, 21, and 28
Create some easy sewing machines projects to learn how to sew on your machine!!! Please bring your machine and manual!!! We will supply the thread and fabric and everything you need to create adorable treasures to take home!
Cost is $70 plus $20 supply fee!

*Thursdays Machine Sewing

Thursdays from 4:00 – 4:45 PM

May 7, 14, 21, and 28

Learn (or continue to learn) all about sewing with your machine and a little hand sewing! Create fun projects!

Cost is $65 plus $20 supply fee!

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*Hand Sewing Stuffies!!!

Thursdays from 5:00 to 5:45 PM

May 7, 14, 21, and 28

Create, design and hand sew little animals, dolls and critters! We will use different fabrics, materials, and fun techniques to make our own little stuffies!

Cost: $65 plus $15 supply fee


Fridays

*Little Kids Art

Fridays from 11:00 PM-12:00 ish

May 8, 15, 22, and 29

Little children: Let’s build sculptures! We will use clay, yarn, objects from nature and more to create Art! All materials are safe and appropriate for little hands! All ages are welcome. Parents, grandparents, babysitters are encouraged to join! Class is appropriate for all ages.

Cost:  $65 plus $16

*Hand Sewing Stuffies!!!

Fridays from 4:30 to 5:15 PM

May 8, 15, 22, and 29

Create, design and hand sew little animals, dolls and critters! We will use different fabrics, materials, and fun techniques to make our own little stuffies!

Cost: $65 plus $15 supply fee

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*Fridays in March: Artists at Night!

Fridays from 5:30-6:30 PM

May 8, 15, 22, and 29

Calling all artists! Friday nights in May create some art!!!!! Focus on colors and techniques, and fun new ways to make art! Scratchy art boards, bright fun and vivid wax resist artworks, 3-d texture panels and more! Then……. Show it off! Plan your own art show! Invite your friends and family to join us for a opening!

Cost is $65 plus $25 supply fee

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SPECIAL EVENTS…..

*Mother’s Day Gift Making!

Call ahead or JUST DROP IN!!!! Choose from wonderful projects to make for your moms, step moms, grandmas, aunts and special women in your life!

$6: Create a beautiful enamel and wood brooch for the one you love!

$12: 3-D painting on canvas or boards (with or without a quote)

$15: Paint a teacup you can really use! Pick up later)

$20: Giant mixed media Flower!!!

Come in and see samples and create projects!!!

Monday: April 27th, Come anytime between 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

More dates to come!!!


Friday Night Events:

*Guided Paint Night For Adults

Friday, May 1st from 7-9 PM

Night out with your friends! Create a guided painting with Artist Kate Gorham while you have a cocktail and some snacks! This class is only for adults please! BYOB Relax have fun and bring a friend! $45 per person covers all your supplies! Bring a friend and get 2 for $70 We are painting a springy Bird!

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*Family and Friends Paint day at Flanders!

Saturday, May 2nd from 2-4 PM

You must register with them at (203) 263-3711

Cost is $30 per person or $25 each from groups of 4 or more Flanders

* Sunday, May 3rd from 5-8 PM Paint and Wine at Café City Hall in Woodbury! Please register with us or with City Hall!!!!

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*Mom and Daughter Paint Night!

(A Very Special Night for Kids and Adults)

Friday, May 8th from 7-9 PM

A great night out for moms and their kids! Create a guided painting with Artist Kate Gorham while you have a fun night with your child!!!! This is so much fun!! Both you and your child or special little friend will get your own canvas to create a beautiful painting to bring home!!! Cost is $55 (covers you and a child!!) Treats will be served! Ages 5 and up please!!!! Call or message us to save a space!!!

We are painting the french puppy painting with the Eiffel Tower!!!

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*Mom and Son Paint Night! (WILD THING NIGHT)

(A Very Special Night for Kids and Adults)

Friday, May 9th from 6-8 PM

A great night out for moms and their kids! Create a guided painting of a “Wild Thing” with Artist Kate Gorham while you have a fun night with your child!!!! This is so much fun!! Both you and your child or special little friend will get your own canvas to create a beautiful painting to bring home!!! Cost is $55 (covers you and a child!!) Treats will be served! Ages 5 and up please!!!! Call or message us to save a space!!!

*Guided Paint Night For Adults

Friday, May 15th from 7-9 PM

Night out with your friends! Create a guided painting with Artist Kate Gorham while you have a cocktail and some snacks! This class is only for adults please! BYOB Relax have fun and bring a friend! $45 per person covers all your supplies! Bring a friend and get 2 for $70 (We are painting a bed of flowers!)


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Book your  Birthday Parties and events at The Golden Button!!!!! Please contact us to book your event in April and May!


****Save the date… *Sunday, May 31st 2-5 PM: Turtles and Fish

The Golden Button, Little Kids, Springy Art and MORE!

We are a little behind with postings and updating photos and all that good stuff! Here is a bunch of photos and other good things for you!

This Week at The Golden Button:

Friday, April 17th

* 5:30-6:30 PM: Join us for Springy Art ($20 for one class or sign up for all 3!) We are making giant flower or tree sculptures! CAN’T WAIT!

*A Very Special Paint Night for Kids and their Parents this Friday (April 17th!)

Bring your favorite little person and create a very springy (Lilly Pulitzer Inspired Painting!) Have a treat and enjoy spending time together! Miss Kate will guide you step by step to create these fun flowers! Then pick a quote and put it on your painting with our huge collection of letter stamps! Cost is $55 per pair (you each get your own canvas!)

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Other Important Events:

*Sunday, April 26th      2-5 PM         Needle Felting: Kittens

Join us at the Golden Button on Sunday, April 26th  at 2 pm to create 3-D Kitten sculptures. Needle felting is an easy-to-learn craft in which a barbed needle is used to sculpt wool into anything imaginable. In April’s class students will create a 4-5″, 3 dimensional felted cat!

Cost: $40 (Save $5 by bringing your own needles and foam)

To register call Kate at the Golden Button at 203-910-9948 or email us at info@goldenbuttonshop.com

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*Saturday, May 2nd       2-4 PM          Art with Family and Friends (and Miss Kate) at Flanders Nature Center!!! 

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*Sunday, May 3rd      5PM to 8 PM      Paint and Wine (with Miss Kate) at Cafe City Hall!

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*Saturday, June 13th!       Save the date for The South Pomperaug Arts Festival

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Spring Break Art at The Golden Button!

SPRING BREAK ART!!!!
Call ahead or drop in to join us for Spring Break Art! Cost is $20 per child for an hour of Art!!! Make a painting, build a sculpture or Make a 3-D Flower! SOOOO Much fun! Lots of great supplies and projects to pick from! Other new classes beginning this week!!!

Visit our April Class Page… Visit our Summer Arts Program Page and visit our Event Page!!!!

Tuesday, April 7th: 11:00-12:00 PM or 1:00-2:00PM

Wednesday, April 8th: 11:00-12:00 PM (Little Kid Art)or 1:00-2:00PM

Thursday, April 9th : 11:00-12:00 PM or 1:00-2:00PM

Tuesday, April 14th: 11:00-12:00 PM or 1:00-2:00PM

Wednesday, April 15th: 11:00-12:00 PM (Little Kid Art) or 1:00-2:00PM

Thursday April 16th: 11:00-12:00 PM or 1:00-2:00PM

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