Artful Living Showcasing Freeport’s Creative Businesses. Join FAM for these casual and fun programs that celebrate the variety of creative businesses in the area. Have a glass of wine and some appetizers and enjoy getting creative.
Each program is $45.00
Designer Containers In Time For Spring
Wednesday, April 25th, 6:30 pm @ Deininger’s Greenhouse
739 W Galena Ave
Learn the art of designing a colorful and fragrant spring container planter with the professional help of Craig Deininger.
Register online or call 815.235.9755
Adult and Teen Classes
Paint & Jewelry Classes with Cindy Bielefeldt
It’s Pouring Paint
Saturday, March 17th
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Ages 10 +
Try this fun technique that is all the rage! Create two unique works of art using fluid acrylics. Learn the paint formulas and how to prep the canvas to be able to create more on your own.
All supplies provided.
Thursday, April 12th
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
This introductory class teaches the basics of jewelry creation. Learn the techniques, components, and tools to make simple earrings, bracelets, and necklaces. All supplies are provided, but if you have a pair of needle nose pliers and wire cutters please bring them.
Tuesday, May 8th 6-8 pm
Wednesday, May 9th 6-8 pm
This two session class will teach the process of creating jewelry with poured resin. A limitless variety of jewelry can be made using molds, adding color and. Resin requires an undisturbed day to set, so we will meet a second day to finish the pieces into wearable jewelry. All supplies are furnished. If you have a sentimental button, or piece of jewelry, ephemera or photo that you'd like to use, please bring it to the first day of class. (An inch and a half or smaller.)