Watercolor Workshop at West Elm
Sep
10
1:00 pm13:00

Watercolor Workshop at West Elm

  • West Elm

SAVE THE DATE

Spend an afternoon painting at West Elm Oakbrook with Deanna of Cake & Flower Paper. In this 2-hour class, you will learn watercolor basics, from paint mixing to brush techniques and how to take a sketch to a final piece. Deanna will offer one-on-one guidance to each student. Perfect for beginners, just bring yourself!

Tickets $65, online only
Your ticket includes: 
- 1 brush
- watercolor palette
- paper and worksheets

Holiday Pop-Up at Heritage Prairie Farm
Nov
11
Nov 12

Holiday Pop-Up at Heritage Prairie Farm

  • Heritage Prairie Farm

Holiday Pop-Up!
Sat Nov 11th 9 am - 3pm
Sun Nov 12th 11 am - 3pm

I'll have pretty holiday cards, gift tags and paper goods. Come make a DIY holiday craft at my station. Lots of charming local makers and handmade goods to enjoy. 


Watercolor Workshop at Two Wild Seeds
Jul
16
1:00 pm13:00

Watercolor Workshop at Two Wild Seeds

  • Two Wild Seeds

Spend an afternoon painting at Two Wild Seeds bakery with Deanna of Cake & Flower Paper. In this 2-hour class, you will learn watercolor basics, from paint mixing to brush techniques and how to take a sketch to a final piece. We will sketch and paint a cake decorated with fresh flowers, from life. Deanna will offer one-on-one guidance to each student. Cupcakes by Two Wild Seeds bakery will be served.

Tickets $55, online only
Your ticket includes: 
- 1 brush
- watercolor palette
- paper and worksheets

Perfect for beginners, just bring yourself!

Pop-Up at Emerson Creek
Jun
14
10:00 am10:00

Pop-Up at Emerson Creek

  • Emerson Creek Pottery & Tearoom

Come find me at the Backroads Vintage Market. I will be popping up with greeting cards, art prints and lovely paper goods. The market showcases a mix of vendors offering vintage, salvage, repurposed and handmade goods in Emerson Creek Pottery & Tearoom's barn.

Floral Watercolor Workshop
Jun
9
1:00 pm13:00

Floral Watercolor Workshop

  • Heritage Prairie Farm

SOLD OUT

Spend an afternoon painting beautiful florals at Heritage Prairie Farm with Deanna of Cake & Flower Paper. In this 2-hour class, you will learn watercolor basics, from paint mixing to brush techniques and how to take a sketch to a final piece. We will paint a Summer bouquet, Deanna will offer one-on-one guidance to each student. Cupcakes by Two Wild Seeds bakery will be served.

Tickets $55, online only
Your ticket includes: 
- 1 brush
- watercolor palette
- paper and worksheets

Perfect for beginners, just bring yourself!

Cocktail & Create
May
4
7:30 pm19:30

Cocktail & Create

  • Blackberry Market

SOLD OUT

Join us for a special evening celebrating friends, creativity + cocktails at Blackberry Market. In the spirit of community, Cocktail & Create was founded by Doreen Corrigan, Caroline Shields, Erin German and Deanna Matyskiel - to inspire the creative in you. It promises to be a fun, laid-back night - so come, eat dessert, drink some rosé, and get your creative goddess on.

Watercolor Mini Workshops:
- Create gorgeous brush lettering with Erin of Peony Hill Press and Erin German Design
- Paint watercolor florals with Deanna of Cake & Flower Paper

Entertaining Mini Workshop:
Caroline of Caroline's Kitchen Table will teach you how to make the perfect rosé cocktail and give you her tricks for throwing the perfect yet easy dinner party. Treat yourself at the mini dessert bar provided by Blackberry Market.

Your ticket includes:
- 30-minute brush lettering workshop with Erin
- 30-minute floral watercolor workshop with Deanna
- 1 brush, watercolor palette, paper and worksheets
- Entertaining guide and dinner party menu from Caroline
- 1 cocktail and cash bar
- Mini dessert bar provided by Blackberry Market

Perfect for beginners, just bring yourself!