Makers‘ Studio is a new initiative at the Thousand Islands Playhouse that offers socially-distanced arts and crafts workshops led by local artists. Running in November and December in the creative space of our Firehall Theatre, Makers’ Studio offers a maximum of 12 participants the chance to roll up their sleeves and make something special they can take home at the end of the night. Every week will offer a different workshop while celebrating learning, creativity, and community.
Monday, November 30 at 6pm
Holiday Wreaths with Mary Wooding
Join Mary Wooding from Ironwood Organics and Twig & Fleur to create a beautiful holiday wreath from Twig & Fleur’s collection of organic, wild crafted and sourced materials. Mary will guide you through all aspects of creating a holiday piece while encouraging your creativity to shine through. Create and take home a unique, fresh, handmade wreath, using freshly harvested evergreens, berries, cones, seed pods, and other natural elements. This beautiful wreath will brighten your space throughout the winter!
Tuesday, December 8 at 6pm
Handmade Cardmaking with Angie Parkins
Join Angie Parkins, card-making extraordinaire, in this fun and creative holiday cardmaking workshop. Whether you are a beginner or a more experienced card maker, you’ll be guided through the process every step of the way, and given all the necessary tools to do so. Take home 4-6 festive cards in two unique styles with envelopes to give to loved ones this holiday season.
Sunday, December 13 at 2pm
Festive Tabletop Arrangements with Rustic Festive Decor
Rustic Festive Decor takes you through creating a festive tabletop arrangement for you to enjoy over the holiday season. Each arrangement will be unique and crafted from locally sourced greens, carefully chosen accents, and seasonal ribbon. Get creative, make memories and take home a beautiful, festive decor piece!
Monday, December 21 at 2pm
Felted Holiday Ornaments with Glocca Morra Studio
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Learn the art of needle felting with Glocca Morra Studio, and create your very own needle felted ornaments. Explore this ancient artform, while listening to holiday music, and taking home the cutest wool ornaments to adorn your tree.