Indulge in one of the many crafty workshops that Edmonton has to offer!
Push your worries of Secret Santas, crowded malls, and family obligations aside (at least for now).
This 2017 list of workshops in Edmonton will have you saying FA-LA-LA-Later to your stress as you discover a new pastime to get those creative juices flowing! Whether you are looking for something to do over the weekend, a new date night idea, or a creative gift to give your friends this holiday, we have a fab list to get you started on uncovering some of the best workshops in Edmonton.
Workshops in Edmonton 2017:
HOUSE OF SEW | Sewing Lessons
Need to hem your pants? There’s a class for that. Need an ugly Christmas sweater for that holiday party? There’s a class for that too! At House of Sew, it’s easy to find a class that fits your skill level and interests. In just a few weeks, your friends will be calling you Martha Stewart.
STARTUP EDMONTON | Entrepreneurial Workshops
Do you have an idea for a business, but are not sure what your next steps should be? Learn the ins & outs of building a business model and equip yourself with the necessary tools to take the next step in making your ideas become a reality. Startup Edmonton offers a variety of workshops ranging in topics to help provide you the support and feedback you need, no matter what stage you’re at.
EDMONTON CALLIGRAPHIC SOCIETY | Calligraphy Classes
Whether you are new to calligraphy, or want to brush up (get it?!) on some of your lettering skills, the Edmonton Calligraphic Society offers classes for every level. Up your card-making game by immersing yourself in the world of calligraphic art!
FLEURS FLOWERS | Floral Design Workshop
Located inside West Edmonton Mall, this luxury flower boutique not only offers a breathtaking array of seasonal blooms for you to purchase, but also offers weekly workshops and a custom terrarium bar—the perfect way to make customized gifts for loved ones this holiday!
THE PAINT SPOT | Fine Art Lessons
The name pretty much speaks for itself. This is the spot to get your art on! Open to beginners, The Paint Spot offers classes with experienced instructors for every skill level and area of interest. From watercolours and oil painting, to acrylics and airbrushing, find the class that calls to you!
GLASS EARTH | Plant-based Workshops
Turn your home into a succulent sanctuary! Holding workshops at their St. Albert location, Glass Earth offers the opportunity for you to build your own tropical and succulent terrariums. Have an old glass vase that you’re not sure what to do with? Check out the Bring Your Own Vase Terrarium workshop.
(Psst… They also do kids’ Birthday Parties! You supply the kids, they supply the project supplies.)
RIVER CITY YARNS | Crochet & Knitting
Get crafty this year with your holiday presents, and create your own handmade gifts with River City Yarns. With Knitting 101 and the Crochet Crash Course, you’ll be making mittens, slippers and wooly hats in no-time!
VIVA CLAYWORKS | Pottery Classes
Only accepting up to 12 students per class, Viva Clayworks offers an opportunity for you to learn directly from a teacher, putting you behind the wheel on your first day. This 6-week course will leave you with multiple works of art that you can display on your mantel. Don’t have time for 6-weeks of commitment? Viva Clayworks also offers Pottery Nights, where you can spend one hour working on the wheel or a hand-build project. Don’t forget to check out their classes for children too!
See our 2016 list of 10 Creative Workshops in Edmonton.
Attending one of these workshops? Or attended one in the past? Post a comment below, or send us a message and let us know!