New Classes!

Here are some new classes you may be interested in!


Needle Felting Classes

There have been some adjustments to dates of classes at the Golden Button
Here they are in RED:

At The Golden Button Classes will be held on Sunday afternoons from 1-4pm in our new spacious studio at 122 South Pomperaug Avenue in Woodbury, Ct. Here are the dates and topics;

-Sunday September21st Woodpeckers; Cost $40. Makes one 6″ woodpecker suitable for hanging on a wall.


-Sunday October 26th Witch or Wizard; Cost $40 each. Make one in class and a second of the same at home.
-Sunday November 16th Choose to make a deer, moose or camel. Cost $40 Camel makes one, deer and moose kits make two.
-Thursday December 4th assorted ornaments.  Cost $40 Make 3 different ornaments
-Sunday December 7th choose from angels, Gnomes or Santas. Cost $45. Make one in class & another of the same at home
   Always Save $5 if you bring your own needles and foam!


At the Golden Button Shop
On Select Thursdays at 6:30-9:30 pm this Fall make your own Creche
Thursday October 2 Mary, Joseph, and Baby ($45)
Thursday October 9th Shepherds and sheep ($45)
Thursday October 30th Angels ($45)
Thursday November 6th 3 Kings ($45)
Thursday December 4th Donkey or Camel ($35)
   Always Save $5 if you bring your own needles and foam!


Tomorrow at 11 AM Join us for Little Kids Art!!!!! or DROP IN for Art in the afternoon! Anytime between 1 and 4 PM! $15 Per person!)

-Little Kids Art
Mondays from 11:00-11:45 AM
September 15, 22, and 29th and October, 6th.

Little children have fun explore different art mediums and creating art! All materials are safe and appropriate for little hands! We will create some art supplies in class! All ages are welcome. Parents, grandparents, babysitters may join!
Cost: $65 plus $12 supply fee

-Drop in Art Time
Mondays drop in between 1-4 PM
September 8,15,22, and 29th
Each week we will have a different set of supplies for a different project. (You do not need to call ahead)

Cost is $15 per person (All ages are welcome)


-Autumn Landscape Painting at Bent of the River


(Class meets at Bent of the River on East Flat Hill Rd. in Southbury)

Wednesday, September 24th, October 1st, 8th and 15th

at about 5:45 PM to about 7:30 PM or till it starts to get dark!

During Autumn in New England journey outside to see the colors begin to change. As the air gets crisp and everything turns…. join us to create some beautiful landscape paintings. Focus on colors and textures and the light on the trees. Beginners are welcome to create beautiful acrylic landscape paintings with Kate Gorham from The Golden Button!

Cost is $80 plus $30 supply fee. Drop in for just one class $34 (includes supply fee)


Adult Painting and Sewing Classes!



There is still time to sign up for Kids/ Beginners Machine Sewing (Begins this Thursday!)
Thursday, May 23rd, May 30th, June 6th and June, 13th 5:00- 5:45 PM
This sewing class is for beginners and slightly advanced beginners… continue learning and creating at The Golden Button with your own Sewing Machine
Maura Bergman teaches you how to use your new Sewing Machine! Learn basic functions, how to find your way around your Sewing Machine and how to make a basic pattern. This class is excellent for all of you with new machines!
Cost is $65 plus $20 supply fee

Sign up now! space is very limited!!!


Here are some photos from Friday night. We had Adult Painting…. Paint a bird or owl!

This Friday, May 24th: Paint your favorite flower

Friday, May 31th: Paint your favorite animal!

space is very limited.. Please call (203) 910-9948 or email to join us!








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Flower Fairies, Cows and More

The Golden Button is on Vacation till May 8th!!!

Here are some new classes and workshops for adults in May!!!

Pysanky Egg Decorating Class

with Marcus Klimm

Thursday, May 23rd from 6:30 to about 9 or 9:30PM

Cost is $30 (which includes all supplies) We know its a little late for Easter but Pysanky is so much fun and once you learn it you can create beautiful eggs for ever!!! This class is for Teens and Adults. Please email, message or call to save a space!!!

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Adult Painting Classes 

Stop by The Golden Button on Friday nights for some Adult Painting Classes with Miss Kate.  You do not need to know how to paint. Come, relax and have fun and Kate Gorham, owner of The Golden Button, will guide you though your painting. Bring a friend and have a nice adult night out! Classes cost $25 per night and run from 7-9 PM  (Sign up for one or sign up for all 4 for $75!!!!)
Friday, May 10th: Learn how to paint a beautiful landscape,
Friday May 17th: Learn how to paint a bird or owl,
Friday, May 24th: Learn how to paint your favorite flower 
Friday May 31st: Learn how to paint an animal.
Space is limited! Cost covers all supplies! You will bring home a finished piece and have a lot of fun!

Needle Felting Classes

Rachel Gerowe, of Red Barn Originals. Learn how to create a beautiful sculpture out of wool!

Frogs: Thursday, May 16th  from 6:30- 9:00 PM Cost is $35. (Save $5 if you bring your own barbed needles and foam.)
Flower Fairies: Sunday, May, 19th , from 2-4 PM. Cost is $35. (Save $5 if you bring your own barbed needles and foam.)
Cows or Horses: Sunday, June 9th from 2-4 PM. Cost is $35. (Save $5 if you bring your own barbed needles and foam.)
Space is limited call (203) 910-9948, email or visit us on Facebook at to leave a message and hold a space! Find more information at The Golden Button is located at 600 South Britain Rd. Southbury, CT

Don’t Forget we will back open on Wednesday, May 8th at 11:00 AM! Stop by for some special Mother’s Day gifts handmade by local artists!!!

The Golden Button will also be offering….

  • Mother’s Day Gift Making  (DROP IN)

Bring your children to create beautiful one of a kind gifts for Mother’s Day! Cost is $12 per gift. Stop in between 12 and 5 PM on the following days to create garden stones, tea cups or mugs for your aunts, mothers, grandmas, nanas and other loves ones. Mugs have to be left overnight!


Wednesday, May 8 

Thursday, May 9

Friday, May 10

Saturday, May 11