Pysanky, Needle Felting, Adult Painting and Earth Day!

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Pysanky Egg Decorating Class

At The Golden Button with Marcus Klimm has been rescheduled to

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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The Golden Button offers Adult Painting Classes and Needle Felting. 
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!!!!)
On 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 and 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!
The Golden Button also offers Needle Felting Classes with Rachel Gerowe, of Red Barn Originals. Learn how to create a beautiful sculpture out of wool! Thursday, May 16th  from 6:30- 9:00 PM, Rachel will teach you how to create a Frog with special barbed needles. And Sunday May, 19th , from 2-4 PM Learn how to make a Flower Fairy. Cost for either class 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


The Golden Button will be at Earth Day this Saturday!!! So swing by the Hollow Park in Woodbury! Our Shop will be closed for the day! We will also be on vacation till May 8th! Sorry for any inconvenience.



New Classes and Pysanky Egg Decorating

We just posted the new classes and workshops for April…


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Classes and Workshops



  • Little Kids Art on Thursdays

    (ages 3-5)

Class begins at 1:00 and goes till 1:45 PM

March 28th, April 4, 11, 18 and 24th

Little kids Art. Children get creative with paper towel art, color exploration and building! Lots of fun

Cost is $64 plus $16 supply fee.


  • Little Kids Art on Fridays (ages 3-5)

Class begins at 2:00and goes till 2:45 PM

April 5, 12, 19 and 25th

Little kids Art. Children get creative with paper towel art, color exploration and building! Lots of fun

Cost is $50 plus $14 supply fee.


  • Flower Workshop

Class begins at 5:00 and goes till 5:45 PM

Thursdays in April 4, 11, 18 and 25th


Learn how to make flowers out of paper, draw, print, and sculpt flowers! Each class kids will learn  and explore while creating flowers out of different materials!

Cost is $56 plus a $12 supply fee


  • Color Design

Class begins at 5:00 and goes till 5:45 PM

April 12, 19 and 26th

Create art based on Color. Learn about color mixing, cool and warm colors, as well as design and much more. Each week we will try new materials and techniques.

Cost is $45 plus a $15 supply fee


  • Needle Felting: Gnomes


Sunday, April 14th from 2-4 PM

Join Rachel Gerowe of Red Barn Originals to learn how to Needle Felt a Gnome!

Cost is $35 (save $5 if you bring your own needles and foam)


  • Beginners Knitting

Class begins at 6:30 and goes till 7:30 PM

April12, 19 and 25th

Three part class for Knitting Beginners taught by Patti Clark of Maple View Farm. Learn how to Knit: Cast on, Knit, Purl and Cast off. Learn the basics with simple patterns.

Cost: $75 (You will receive a supply list before the class begins.)


 Email, call or stop by to hold a space in one of these wonderful classes. or (203) 910-9948


 Here are Photos From last nights Pysanky Class with Marcus Klimm….

(Ukrainian Egg Decorating!)

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We learned how layer beeswax, vibrant dyes and traditional designs to create these beautiful eggs!


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After you finish your eggs you use the flame from the candle to melt the layers of beeswax off your egg to expose your beautiful egg decorations!  



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Please let us know if you would be interested in trying Pysanky…. We have had some interest in doing a class after Easter and if we have enough people who are interested we will see if Marcus would like to come back to

The Golden Button!

Drop in next Saturday, March 30th  Between 12 and Noon to create some beautiful Wooden Eggs just in time for Easter! Cost is $6 per wooden Egg. All ages are welcome to join!