• Intro To Brush Pen Lettering

    Have you been intrigued by the influx of beautiful hand lettering seen at special events, on restaurant chalkboards, or online? Curious to give it a try but think that you can’t because your regular handwriting is lacking? Then this class is for you. You do NOT have to have perfect handwriting in order to learn modern brush lettering. Brush lettering is more about drawing letters rather than writing them. In this 2 hour workshop, you will learn the basics of brush lettering including: How to do faux calligraphy with any type of writing tool How to hold a brush pen in order to get contrasting thick/thin lines Differences between brush…

  • Step 2: Traditional Calligraphy

    **Prerequisite – Step 1 Basic Hand Lettering Class. Without this class, you will not have a lot of success with the techniques and exercises.  Please email us if you cannot find the Step 1 Basic Hand Lettering Class – LetterCreateStudio@gmail.com  **All materials and supplies provided. After the class, we will email you a PDF workbook/practice worksheets. Join us for a fun class of learning the fundamentals of calligraphy writing.  We will go through the pen and paper options as well as how to use them. We will go through a series of letters using the techniques you learned in the Step 1 class.  We will also give you guidance on…

  • Boho Chic Wall Weaving Hanging – Basic Weaving and Loom Techniques

    We will begin by showing you how to build your own loom using an inexpensive frame and nails, and demonstrates how to set up threads. You will learn the basic over-under motion of classic weaving, create fringe, stripes, and colorful shapes. At the end of this first class, we will finish it so it can be hung on the wall.  You will also learn how to make your own loom. This workshop is open to all ages. However, anyone under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration of this class. Check out our events tab above for more information on upcoming craft…

  • Make A Serving Tray Workshop Workshop

    Come to the studio to make a Painted Wood Serving Tray that is personalized with any color scheme.  We will go through the process step by step, showing you how to make these signs again and again at home with no special equipment. This workshop is open to all ages. However, anyone under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration of this class. Check out our events tab above for more information on upcoming craft workshops, watercolor instruction, calligraphy classes or retreats!  Don’t forget we also provide invitation calligraphy services right in our Appleton studio! The view from our art studio faces…

  • Weaving Coasters Workshop

    We will make a set of coasters – we will finish the backs of the weavings so you will also be able to use them on a table without fear of the yarn getting wet and ruining your table.  You will also have the opportunity to make as many as you want during this two-hour workshop! This workshop is open to all ages. However, anyone under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult in our studio for the duration of this class. Check out our events tab above for more information on upcoming craft workshops, watercolor instruction, calligraphy classes or retreats!  Don’t forget we also provide invitation calligraphy…

  • Kid-preneur Empowerment Summer Camp at Letter Create

    This summer Letter Create will be offering Kid-preneur Empowerment camps to encourage and show kids how to be successful through Art and Business. Participants in the morning camp will participate in  hands on art activities, empowering talks, and daily sheets to take their lessons to a higher level at home and beyond!  We will also discuss how they can make their art available to the public, now.  Through online and local ventures.  We will also discuss how to promote their art work and focus on success and empowerment through independent growth. Each session has a daily themed according to our vision for empowering kids. Day 1:  All About Me –…

  • Step 1: Basic Hand Lettering Class – Preparation for Calligraphy or Lettering

    A prerequisite for all Letter Create Workshops is the Basics Hand Letter Class. This class translates into all forms of writing techniques including brush lettering, calligraphy, modern flourish script, paint lettering, to name a few.  It is a pencil and paper penmanship class – you will learn a solid foundation for any type of lettering.  However, we highly recommend you take a Step 2 class if you would like to learn calligraphy, brush lettering or flourish calligraphy. This is a basic class to learn the techniques of pressure, angle and direction of your writing instrument, types of papers and pens to consider, as well as the types of lettering.  You will…

  • Homemade Apothecary Series – Make Your Own Hair Products

    There are few things we will take the time to do but making shampoo and a moisturizing hair spray are the top things I will make for myself and my kids.  This workshop we will make a shampoo that will be great for hair and it seems like it makes my hair grow faster, but who knows!  And the moisturizing hair spray – it is not a holding spray but more of a spray to hold your waves and keep it damage free.  Its great to use before you use heating tools. All Ages.  No experience required.  Includes recipe and 4 take home products. **LIMITED SPACE due to the scope…

  • Intensive (Step 1 and Step 2) Brush Lettering Calligraphy Workshop

    This includes our Step 1:  Basic Foundation for Lettering Class followed by Brush Lettering.  Brush lettering will use brush markers as well as watercolor paints and brushes. **All materials and supplies provided.  You will get brush lettering pens, practice worksheets, the pdf workbook, supplies and paper as well as hands on instruction in our studio. Join us for a fun afternoon learning the fundamentals of traditional calligraphy writing.  We will go through the variety of pen options and papers.  We will start with Step 1: which is a basic penmanship primer to get you ready for all lettering.  If you have taken Step 1, this will be a great refresher…

  • Intensive (Step 1 and Step 2) Traditional Calligraphy Workshop

    This includes our Step 1:  Basic Foundation for Lettering Class followed by Spencerian Traditional calligraphy.  **All materials and supplies provided.  You will get 1 pen holder, 2 nibs, practice worksheets, the Spencerian workbook series (2 books) as well as hands on instruction in our studio. Join us for a fun afternoon learning the fundamentals of traditional calligraphy writing.  We will go through the variety of pen options and papers.  We will start with Step 1: which is a basic penmanship primer to get you ready for traditional spencerian.  If you have taken Step 1, this will be a great refresher for part 2 of the class. I will go through…

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