If you love exploring your creative side and the pride of handcrafted workmanship, learn something new in one of these nearby sessions.
Expand your horizons with other adventurous artisans and create something special to take home with you.
In a world of mass produced sameness, here are seven places where you can learn to craft something so unique it will make you beam with pride.
Painting by Jana WithersMonday Morning Paint Along with the Nature Coast Art League.
1202 Kenlake Avenue, Spring Hill
Monday mornings from 9:00am – 12:00noon, drop in to start or work on a painting. Bring your own project and materials. Enjoy letting your creativity flow in this artistic space as you spend time with other artists.
Learn the exciting art of spinning and weaving alpaca fleece at Woodland Hills Alpacas. Experts will demonstrate and teach time-honored techniques to process this fiber into yarn and amazing woven projects to take home. Check their class calendar and book your spot.
Paint and Craft with Artful Possibilities
414 East Liberty Street, Brooksville
Artful Possibilities gives adults and children opportunities to explore their artistic ideas. Check the class calendar and join sessions for arts and crafts like painting on canvas and other surfaces such as plaster, ceramic and glass. Plan a private kids party for a creative adventure to remember.
Paint. Sip. Socialize with Painting with a Twist
4351 Commercial Way, Spring Hill 34606
Part party. Part art class, Painting with a Twist invites people to gather and enjoy beverages while creating a painting suitable for framing. No art experience is required. All painting supplies and artist instructions are included in the class price. Choose from a class calendar featuring a variety of themes or arrange your own party
Make Magnificent Olive Creations at The Olive Grove
15016 Rester Drive, Brooksville
Go to the Olive Grove and craft all things olive. Learn how to make aromatic and skin-loving castile soap or Bonsai an olive tree. Make olive oil infusions and extracts. Or join a group of Olive Grove Artisans to craft and fire various types of pottery together. Check their Event Calendar for workshops, concerts, demonstrations and more.
So many expressed interest in learning the art of stained glass that Barbara started sharing her Hernando Beach studio and teaching workshops. Attend three two hour small group sessions for beginners and continue at an intermediate level. After completing an intermediate class, you’re free to book studio time to pursue further projects. Contact Barbara by email [email protected] or phone 352-573-0878 to inquire about workshop dates and times.\
Applesauce and Salsa workshops at Little Rock Cannery
15487 Citrus Way, Brooksville
The Little Rock Cannery delivers a way to pursue your culinary creativity. Learn to prepare salsa so extraordinary that New Mexico natives say it’s the best ever. Craft applesauce so naturally sweet it’s purely perfect. The best part? Your creation is prepared from local farm products and – made this way – is nutritionally superb. The Cannery provides a commercial grade, large capacity, clean, fully equipped kitchen. Instruction on canning and preserving techniques is personalized for all levels of ability. Contact the Little Rock Canneryto inquire about workshop dates or flexible, individual training.
Cannery slogan: Buy Local. Can Local. Eat Healthy. Learn how!