Ukrainian Egg Decorating!

Today was Pysanky Class with Marcus Klimm! We had so much fun! Next weeks class is already full. But feel free to contact us to get on a waiting list incase any spaces open up. ūüôā

We did decide to have a Kids Pysanky Class!!!! Same class but with no wax melting. Safer for the kids!

Kids Pysanky Workshop

(Ukrainina Egg Decorating)

Date: Saturday, March 22nd

Time: 2:30 PM to 3:30 ish!

Cost is $20 plus a $5 supply fee.

Learn the symbolism in Pysanky and decorate several eggs to take home!

(No flames or hot wax! This class is open to kids!)

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Pysanky!!!

Join us at The Golden Button to learn the art of creating Ukrainian Easter Eggs. Marcus Klim will teach you the techniques of Pysanky and well as the ancient ideas and symbolism behind this beautiful tradition.

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Not only will you receive all the skill you need to create Pysanky at home, but you will also take home dye, wax, and your own tools to create Pysanky Eggs at home!!!! Cost of the class is $40 (including supplies!)

 

We will provide the eggs for you and you will receive the tools and skills you need to create your own beautiful Pysanky at home! This class is offered to teens and adults.

 

Two classes are being offered…

 

Saturday, March 15th from 11AM -2PM

And Saturday March 22th from 11AM -2PM

 

Visit www.goldenbuttonshop.com or www.facebook.com/thegoldenbutton, or call (203) 910-9948  for more information.

 

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.)
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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 goldenbuttonshop@yahoo.com or visit us on Facebook athttp://www.facebook.com/thegoldenbutton to leave a message and hold a space! Find more information at http://www.goldenbuttonshop.com. 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‚Äôs 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

 

Pysanky, Needle Felting, Adult Painting and Earth Day!

Okay, Lets try this again….

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 goldenbuttonshop@yahoo.com or visit us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/thegoldenbutton to leave a message and hold a space! Find more information at http://www.goldenbuttonshop.com. 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.

 

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Open Art, Pysanky, Knitting, and Needle Felting

We have a ton of new things going on here at The Golden Button…

Here are a few things you might be interested in….

We are creating a schedule for drop in Art! Beginning soon… We will be offering drop in classes and art time several days a week for all ages!!!!

Open Art: This Thursday April 11th from 2-5 PM

You may drop in and create some artwork with a large selection of supplies and mediums! This is open to all ages. Cost…$12 supply fee. (We will also offer non toxic paint and supplies for little children too!)

Due to the overwhelming response… We decided to offer another……Pysanky Egg Decorating Class at The Golden Button!!!

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Join us on Sunday, April 14th from 5 to 8 PM to learn how to make beautiful Ukrainian Easter Eggs. Marcus Klim will teach you the techniques of Pysanky and well as the ancient traditions and symbolism behind this beautiful tradition.

Cost of the class is $30 for a 3-hour session.
We will provide the eggs for you and you will receive the tools and skills you need to create your own beautiful Pysanky at home!

Space is very limited! Please call (203) 910-9948, email goldenbuttonshop@yahoo.com or stop by The Golden Button to sign up.
This class is open to teens and adults.

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We also have¬†A few spaces are still open in the following classes….

Needle Felting: Gnomes (Two Sessions)

Sunday, April 14th from 2-4 PM
and
Thursday, April 18th from 6:30-8:30 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

April 12, 19 and 26th

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.

goldenbuttonshop@yahoo.com or (203) 910-9948

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

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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. 

goldenbuttonshop@yahoo.com 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!