Painting with Miss Kate

You can stop by today
(Sunday) between (11/23) 12 and 5 PM
or Monday between (11/24) 1 and 5 PM
To make Thanksgiving Turkey Center pieces!

All ages are welcome! $20 each covers all supplies and lots of feathers!

(Don’t forget… We moved to Woodbury!!! If you haven’t been to our new studio yet! Its located at 122 South Pomperaug Ave. in Woodbury, CT ) — atThe Golden Button. (4 photos)

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Here are some photos from our Autumn Painting Class at The Woodbury Library.

FOXES!!!!!

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Here are some photos from Friday nights Paint and Cocktail Night!

Sign up now for the next ones!

*Adult Paint and Cocktail Night!

Saturday, December 6th from 7-9 PM (We are painting a winter forest scene! )

And

Friday, January 2nd 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


And for kids…..

*Kids Nights Out in December!!!

Drop the kids off and get some shopping done, have a dinner date, make plans with a friend!!!!

*Friday, December 12th 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM: Winter Animal Workshop! Create amazing sculptures of winter animals and make them a habitat to live it!!!! We will also make polar bear wall hangings and have lots of fun! (Little kids are welcome!!!) $30 per artist or $50 for two!

*Saturday, December 13th from 7:30- 9:30 PM: Kids Guided Paint Nights!  Miss Kate will guide your child (Step by Step) through a painting! Treat will be served! Wear old clothes we will be using acrylic paints! A very good time! Drop the kids off and get some dinner finish your shopping meet a friend!!! $30 per artist or $50 for two! (Ages 5 and up)

 

 

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What’s New This Week?

What’s new this week? 

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(Someone made this at the shop and I just found it!!! And… the buttons are a little project I’m working on! Thanks John J. for your help!)


Schedule for the week….

Monday: Drop in art ($15) or make a holiday turkey centerpiece! ($20) 1-6 PM (Nov. 10th)

Tuesday: New Crochet Class from 7-8 PM! (Nov. 11th)

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Wednesday: Little Kids Art 11 AM
Sign up or drop in for $20 
(Nov. 12th)

Thursday: ClOSED

Friday: (Nov. 14th)
-Drop in to make a Thanksgiving Turkey Centerpiece between 12 and 4:30 PM ($20)
-Hand Sewing: from 4:30-5:30 PM
– Make your Own Art Supplies 5:30-6:30PM
-Kids Guided Paint Night! 7-9 PM
(Woodland creature theme!)

-Hand Sewing (kids)  image  Fridays from 4:30-5:15 PM  November 14, 21, 28th and December 5th
-Hand Sewing (kids) image Fridays from 4:30-5:15 PM November 14, 21, 28th and December 5th

Saturday: 
-Drop in to make a Thanksgiving Turkey Centerpiece 11-1 ($20)
– Adults Encaustic (wax) Paint night!
 (Nov. 15th)

Creative Art Night for Adults! Easy Encaustic Painting  Saturday, November 1st from 7-9 PM
Creative Art Night for Adults! Easy Encaustic Painting Saturday, November 1st from 7-9 PM

Sunday:
-Drop in to make a Thanksgiving Turkey Centerpiece 11-1 PM ($20)
– Needle Felting- Camels/ Moose/ Deer 1-4 PM
 (Nov. 16th)

NeedleFelting: DEER/ MOOSE/ CAMEL- Sunday, November 16th from 1-4 PM ($40)
NeedleFelting: DEER/ MOOSE/ CAMEL- Sunday, November 16th from 1-4 PM ($40)

Call for more Info or message us here! Www.goldenbuttonshop.com


Here are a few photos from last weeks classes!

Kids Machine Sewing Class:

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Hand Sewing: (The little child had special materials that are safe and fun for little ones 🙂

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Make Your Own Art Supplies (Join us for the next three classes! We will make clay, paper mache, more paint and much more.) Here we were making WATERCOLORS!

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New Classes!

The Golden Button is partnering  with local businesses to share more workshops and classes with the community!

 You can find us at Rowanwood Farm in Sandy Hook, at CAST Preschool in Woodbury and at Bent of the River in Southbury! Classes are forming now!!!

Here are some new classes…..

 

Needle Felting Classes

Join us in Woodbury (at CAST PRESCHOOL) for some Needle Felting taught by Rachel Gerowe of Red Barn Originals!

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-Curly Sheep

Thursday, May 29th from 6:30 to 9:00 PM

Cost is $40 (save $5 if you bring your own needles and foam)

securedownload-1  Create a 4 inch (or smaller) sheep sculpture using special barbed needles and beautiful curly fiber. You will have enough material to make one at home!

 

 

-Large Curly Sheep Class

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Sunday, June 1st from 1-5 PM

Cost is $60 (save $5 if you bring your own needles and foam)

 

Rachel Gerowe of Red Barn Originals will teach you how to create these beautiful large sheep using special curly fiber!

 

Meets at: 124 S Pomperaug Ave., Woodbury, CT 06798

 

-Crocheting Fruits and Veggies!

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Make beautiful Amigurumi fruits and veggies! Each week we will create a new stuffy sculpture! This is excellent way to learn crochet or to learn a new way to crochet.

(Some crochet experience is helpful but not required)

 

Class meets on Tuesdays from 6-7 PM in Woodbury

May 20th, 27th, June 3rd and 10th

(Cost is $60 and a $12 supply fee)

 

Space is limited……Call (203) 910-9948 to save a spot or email The Golden Button at goldenbuttonshop@yahoo.com

 

 

-Adult Paint

Learn How to Create a Floral Painting…..

Have a great night out with your friends. Painter, Kate Gorham will guide you through a painting!

Class meets Friday night, May 30st from 7:00-9:00 (You will leave with a finished painting!!!)

Cost is $45 covers all supplies! BYOB!!! We will provide a snack! Bring a friend and you both save $5!!

 Meets at: 124 S Pomperaug Ave., Woodbury, CT 06798

 

Space is limited……Call (203) 910-9948 to save a spot or email The Golden Button at goldenbuttonshop@yahoo.com

New at The Golden Button

 

I just got back from vacation…. I went 4,000 miles round trip! From CT to Tampa, Florida and back. It was awesome! Here are a few photos…

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This year The Golden Button will be focusing on classes and workshops as well as parties. We will still have great local yarn and fiber and handmade treasures but our new layout is designed to make classes, workshops and parties more fun and comfortable for children and adults!!!! We have a new list of classes beginning this week! There is still time to sign up for upcoming classes…. visit us at http://www.goldenbuttonshop.com for more information! Sewing, kids classes and so much more!

-Machine Sewing Classes

-Learn how to sew with your sewing machine! Wednesday, January 22nd , January 29th, February 5th and 12th at 11:00 AM.

Cost is $60. We will supply practice material and white thread. Please bring your sewing machine and sewing machine manual. We will learn basic sewing techniques then create a project or two! After the first class you will receive few projects to pick from… You will then bring your own material for your projects. This will allow you to pick something that you love!

-Machine Sewing for Kids

-Learn how to sew with your sewing machine! Monday,  January 27th, February 3rd , February 10th and 17th from 4:45-6 PM

Cost is $60. We will supply practice material and white thread. Please bring your sewing machine and sewing machine manual. We will learn basic sewing techniques then create a project or two!

After the first class you will receive few projects to pick from… You will then bring your own material for your projects. This will allow you to pick something that you love!

 -Crocheting Basics! 

Learn how to crochet!!! Learn to read patterns and apply your new stitches to make hats, scarves, or blankets!!! Easy for beginners… Also open to advanced beginners or for crocheters who need a little refresher!!!

This class begins on Wednesday, January 22nd, 29th, and February 5th from 6:30- 8 PM

Cost is $50 plus $10 supply fee.  (Supply fee does not including the cost of the yarn for your project! Discounts on yarn during class session or you can bring your own!)

Needle Felting: Pigs

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Sunday, January 26th

2-4:30ish PM

Learn how to create an adorable sculpture of a pig using wool and special needles!

Cost is $40 save $5 if you bring your own foam and needles!)

Needle Felting: Wall Hangings

Thursday, January 30th

6:30-9 PM

Learn to create a beautiful flat needle felted wall hanging!

Cost is $40 (save $5 if you bring your own foam and needles!)

-Create a Large Owl Sculpture!!!! (the size of a real screech owl!)

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Rachel Gerowe of Red Barn Originals will teach this two-part session to create a beautiful realistic owl!

2 class sessions

Session one- Sunday, February 9th from 1-5 PM:

Begin you sculpture! (Cost is $55 save $5 if you bring your own needles and foam)

Session two- Sunday, February 23rd  at 1 PM

Finish up your owl ($25)

Little Kids Art!

Little kids of all ages are welcome to come and create artwork on Wednesdays at 1 PM!  Explore different paints, build, sculpt and create! Get your hands dirty and have some fun! Moms, Dads, or other caregivers are welcome to have some fun too! (February 5th, 12, 19, and 26th!)

Cost is $55 (includes cost of supplies)

-Valentine Making!!!

On Saturday February 1st  and Saturday February 8th from 11-4 PM. Stop in for a treat, see our new and improved studio space and make some valentines!!!

$12 for a package of blank cards! We will have everything you need to create beautiful creative valentines!!! All ages are welcome to come and create your own valentines for someone special!!!

*Special rates for people who want to create handmade valentines for their whole class!!! ($25 Email us ahead and bring your class list!!!)

or contact us about having your own valentine making party!!!!

-Kids Drawing and Painting (Ages 6 and up)

Saturdays in February from 4:30-5:30 PM

Cost is $60 (plus $10 for Supplies)

Practice drawing, focus on composition and design, create pictures and then make them into beautiful finshed artwork!!! This class is great for kids who love art!!!