This Week

Here are some important things going on this week…

-Today- Little Kids Art at 1 PM (Drop in $20)

-Friday- October 17th

– Hand Sewing Classes at 4:30
-Autumn Art at 5:30 
-Kids Guided Paint Night (Haunted House) at 7 PM


-Saturday– Drop in between 11 and 1 PM (October 18th) to Make a Haunted House.

Haunted houses are $20 each

Paint a Picture of a Pumpkin for $10 each

or do both and save $5!


-Sunday- Halloween Cooking Class for Kids with
Eat. Play. Live from 2-4 (Must sign up by Thursday night)

Ghoulish Veggie Dip in Spider Bread, Turkey Dog Mummies, Orange Snack-O’Lanterns, Goblin Grins & Edible Eyeballs and Jack-O-Lantern Smoothies!!!!

Cost is $20 + $10 Ingredient fee.

Sunday-Autumn Landscape Painting at Bent of the River in Southbury

October 19th from 2-4 

cost is $34 covers all supplies!

This Monday- Preschool Cooking Class from 10-11 AM

Breakfast Time: Fresh Fruit Muffins

Fruit, granola, and yogurt Parfait, and Breakfast smoothies!

($15 plus $5 supply fee)

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  –Little Kids Art

Mondays from 11:00-12:00 ish

October 20, 27 November 3, and 10th

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


Please contact us for more information or to sign up for a class!!!


Make a Haunted House

Hello there!!!

We will be open on Monday, October 13th from 10-4 PM you can stop in anytime to create a awesome spooky Haunted House!

Cost is $20 per house… Covers all supplies!




You can also create a Pumpkin Painting for $10 or a special deal….

1 haunted house and 1 pumpkin painting= $25 for both!!!!!


If your can’t make it on October 13th…

You can create a Haunted House and/or a Pumpkin Painting


Saturday, October 18th from 11-1 PM

Saturday, October 25th from 12-5 PM

or Sunday, October 26th from 11-1 PM

(or during drop in art on Mondays or Fridays)

Theres also still time to sign up for Halloween Cooking Class on October 18th from 3-5 PM


Don’t forget we moved to Woodbury and we are open for classes, workshops, birthdays, parties and Drop in times!

Autumn and Halloween Classes and Workshops!

Here is a list of the Autumn and Halloween classes and workshops you may be interested in!

*Autumn Art- Friday Nights in October from 5:30-6:30 PM
10/3, 10/10, 10/17, and 10/24th


*Guided Paint Night for Kids…(Owls): Friday, October 3rd from 7-8:45 PM. $25 per artist or $44 for two!

*Family Pizza and Movie Night: Friday, October 10th at 6:30 PM


* Kids Guided Halloween Paint Nights: Friday, October 17rd from 7-8:45 PM. $25 per artist or $44 for two!

*Halloween Cooking: October 18th from 3-5 PM ($30 covers supplies)

*Make a Haunted House (Pictures to come) $20 covers everything! All ages are welcome!!! Glitter, pumpkins, ghosts, bats, spiderwebs, spooky eyes, 3-d houses! (A lot like Glitter Houses we made at Christmas… only super awesome and spooky!)
Saturday, October 18th from 11 to 1 PM
Saturday, October 25th from 12 to 5 PM
Sunday, October 26th from 11-1 PM
(Also available during drop in art times!)

*Paint a Pumpkin Picture: During Drop in Art in October! $10 per Canvas!!!


Sign up now!!!!


*Needle Felting Witches or Wizards

Join Rachel Gerowe of Redbarn Originals as she teaches you how to make a Witch or a Wizard just in time for Halloween!!!! Sunday, October 26th st from 1-4 pm. Cost for class & supplies for  WITCHES ($40) AND WIZARDS ($45)


(SANTAS, GNOMES, or angels can be made on- Sunday, December 7th from 1-4 PM $45)securedownload-20


Please contact The Golden Button to sign up for a class!

(203) 910-9948

122 South Pomperauge Ave., Woodbury, CT

or visit our website

Haunted House Making Today

Today is Haunted House Making at The Golden Button

Getting ready to make Haunted Houses! Today at The Golden Button $20 per person. Make an awesome Haunted hour stop in between 1 and 5 PM (You have till 6 PM to work but you have to be here by 5 PM!) — at The Golden Button.


We have some treats….Gluten Free/ Dairy Free Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies and

Cake Balls.

Here are some photos from this weeks classes!

Needle Felting Owls!




Little Kids Art from Yesterday… We were very busy!

First we make nature art/ sculptures..



Then we made Woodland Creature Masks…

Finally, we finished up some beading we had worked on last week…

The next session of Little Kids Art begins next Thursday…

  • Little Kid Art (Ages 2 to 5)

Thursdays 2:00 to 2:45 PM.

Children: ages 2- 5 will have fun with painting, building, creating and so much more. Young children get hands on. With lots of fun mediums and new things to try!

November 1, 8, 15, 29 (No Class on the 22nd for Thanksgiving)

Taught by Kate Gorham

(Cost is $ 50 plus a $10 Supply fee)


call (203) 910-9948, email or swing by to sign up!

Also visit our November Class and Workshop page for other new classes!!!

And visit our shop today and tomorrow for our Anniversary Celebration!!!

Lots of Events

Today was a little insane. This here website… disappeared. I was told it was gone forever but my hero, Carter, found it again and helped save it from ruin. Thanks Carter!!!!!

Here are some events you might be interested in…

  • Tomorrow (Friday afternoon) stop in anytime between 1 and 5 PM to make an Animal Totem Charm. Figure out your animal totem with our little quiz then make a beautiful little clay sculpture to keep forever. ($10 per person all ages welcome)


  • This Saturday stop in between 1 and 5 PM to paint a wooden Pumpkin!!! All ages welcome. Wear a smock!!! Cost is $5 while supplies last!



On Tuesday we will be celebrating out One Year Anniversary!



  • Tuesday from 3-5 come make a Woodland Creature Mask! ($12 per kit) ages 8 and up can sew their mask.  The younger kids can use special glue to create their mask!



On Wednesday evening teens and adults are invited to create a Needle Felted Owl with Rachel Gerowe. Please sign up ahead of time. class begins at 6:30 PM! Cost is $35 (save $5 if you bring your own needles and foam.)



  • On Thursday we will offer Open Painting from 3-6 PM. Open to all ages (including adults)  ($10 per canvas) Just drop in! Wear an old t-shirt to smock!
  • Next Friday we will have everything you need to make a spooky Haunted House sculpture ($20 per person) (discount for siblings) Show up anytime from 1-5 PM (you can work till 6 PM)
  • Next Saturday come by for treats and a Fiber Bee. (Stop by after the South Britain Historical walk and enjoy Hot Cocoa and a snack!) See demonstrations on how people still create art by knitting, crocheting, needle felting and weaving. Everyone is welcome to join us. Bring whatever project you are working on! 1-5 Pm

I hope you will join us next week for our celebration! Thanks to everyone who has supported the Golden Button in its first year of business!!!!

This Week… Animals and Pumpkins

This week at The Golden Button…

New paintings….


New Flags….


New Card Designs….

Friday, October 19th: Make Your Own Animals Totem Amulet ($10)

(All ages are welcome to come create an animal sculpture out of clay but older children and adults will understand it more than others)

Learn how to find your animal totem! Then learn how to create it out of clay. Leave it overnight and have it turned into a wonderful permanent piece of art that you can wear or carry with you.


Paint a Pumpkin

Saturday, October 20th Stop by anytime between 1:00 to 5:00 to paint your very own wooden pumpkin cutout. All ages are welcome $5.00 per pumpkin! While pumpkins last!!! Wear a old t shirt or smock. Leave your pumpkin till Tuesday and we will varnish it for you!


Next Week is our One Year Anniversary!

October 26th:  Haunted House Sculpture ($20) (Ages 4 and up)

Build a haunted house out of lots of fun recycled and found objects. Make a hill, spooky house, make witches and ghosts crooked windows and much much more! Perfect scary sculpture for Halloween!!!




Halloween Things

How to Draw Spooky Things…(ages 5 and up) begins next week!


Tuesdays at 5:00- 5:45 PM

Since Halloween is coming up sign up for a Halloween drawing class!  Learn to draw haunted houses, scary monsters, ghosts, jack-o lanters, witches moons, spooky cats and much more! Then on the last day of class make a super scary painting out of Halloween things!!!

5 week Class!!!

October 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30th!

Cost is $65 plus $10 supply fee includes a handmade sketchbook!!!


Sign up now!!! email us at

or call (203) 910-9948


I began to make some fancy paper mache pumpkins today!!!