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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Springy Things!

OPEN ART

Eggs and Bunnies! Drop in Art! 

You do not need to call ahead to sign up for these drop in hours!!!! Just swing in when it works for you!!!

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Drop by The Golden Button to make Spring or Easter art!

  • Sunday: March 8th between 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM (No Bunnies)
  • Saturday, March 14th between 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM
  • Sunday: March 15th between 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM
  • Sunday: March 22nd between 12:00 PM and 3:00 PM
  • Sunday: March 29th between 12:00 AM and 2:00 PM
  • Friday, April 3rd between 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM
  • Saturday, April 4th between 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM

Pick your projects:

*Paint Wooden Eggs- Take your pick of wooden or paper mache eggs to decorate! We will be using acrylic Paint (it is non toxic but will stain clothes!)to decorate these wonderful little eggs! Make a bird egg, a dragon egg or an Easter Egg! We will varnish them so they last forever! Cost is $5 per egg!

*Paint a Spring Bunny!!!!- Paint and decorate a great big cardboard and paper mache bunny sculpture! Make it white, make it pink, make it brown and cover it in sparkles if you like!!!! Cost is $20 per bunny! (Bunnies will be ready on March 14th)

*Spring painting!!!! Create a bright and colorful painting of anything you like on an adorable little canvas! Cost is $10 per canvas!


Here are some photos from Painting Classes on Wednesdays! The girls focused on layering paint and creating texture! They also focused on Cool Colors and Warm Colors!

Needle Felting Classes at The Golden Button

Sign up now for New Needle Felting Classes!!!!

*Sunday, January 26th 2-5 PM: Wall Hangings

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Join us at the Golden Button on Sunday January 25th at 2 pm to create some needle felted wall art. Needle felting is an easy-to-learn craft in which a barbed needle is used to sculpt wool into anything imaginable. In January’s class students will create a 2 dimensional felted design of their choice, ready for hanging or tabletop display. Cost: $45 (Save $5 by bringing your own needles and foam) To register call Kate at the Golden Button at 203-910-9948.

 

*Sunday, February 22nd 2-5 PM: Horses

Join us at the Golden Button on Sunday February 22nd at 2 pm to create 3-D pony sculptures. Needle felting is an easy-to-learn craft in which a barbed needle is used to sculpt wool into anything imaginable. In February’s class students will create a 4″, 3 dimensional felted pony or horse. Cost: $40 (Save $5 by bringing your own needles and foam) To register call Kate at the Golden Button at 203-910-9948.

 

*Sunday, March 29th 2-5 PM: Bunnies

photo-41Join us at the Golden Button on Sunday March 29th at 2 pm to create 3-D bunny sculptures. Needle felting is an easy-to-learn craft in which a barbed needle is used to sculpt wool into anything imaginable. In March’s class students will create a 4-5″, 3 dimensional felted bunny. Cost: $40 (Save $5 by bringing your own needles and foam) To register call Kate at the Golden Button at 203-910-9948.

*Sunday, April 26th 2-5 PM: Kittens

*Sunday, May 31st 2-5 PM: Turtles and Fish

*Sunday, June 14th 2-5 PM: Mermaids and Fairies

Happy Easter

Today we had a very special little boy at The Golden Button….. Chase.

Chase is turning six months old next week and I love him.

Chase brought his Mom and Dad with him to paint his very first Easter Egg!

 
 
These are a few paintings I finish this week…..
 
 
 

I hope that you have a wonderful Easter!!!!

I am hoping to sleep in tomorrow, do some gardening, and take a nap. Oh and eat chocolate!

Happy Birthday to my good friend, Avril!!!

Earth Day!

I am happy to announce:

The Golden Button

will be at

The Earth Day Celebration at

Hollow Park in Woodbury on April 21st!

Come see us!!!

Reduce! Reuse! Recycle!

Its Easter Weekend!!!!

We are closed on Sunday for Easter…. but we are open today and tomorrow for Wooden Egg Painting!

Today from 2-5 pm

and Tomorrow from 12-5

 wear a old t-shirt or a smock!

(cost is $6 per egg)

We also have some great little basket stuffing items and Easter gifts for your family members!!!

I also want to say Happy Birthday to my Amazing Mother, Eileen!

I am very lucky to have such a wonderful Mother!!!!!

We had a awesome weekend at The Golden Button!!! Today was our Needle Felting Bunny Workshop….

I also wanted to remind you about this….

We are having a Free Workshop this Friday night at 6pm at The Golden Button….. Learn to make a Potato Chip Scarf with EIleen Warner from Alpaca Hill Farm! Workshop is free with the purchase of 2 skeins of Alpaca Yarn.

and this….

There are still spaces in the Drop Spindle Class. Learn how to make your own yarn!!!! Its a two part class with Rose Garbien from Bittersweet Ridge in Roxbury! The cost is $60 for the two part class…. Plus $10 for a kit which includes your own Drop Spindle and roving. Class is March 11th and March 18th

Let me know if you would like me to hold your space!

Here are some pictures from today!!!

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The workshop space is nearly finished!

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Keep an eye out for more workshops and classes…