Matchbox Collage
12:00 to 2:30
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mixed media, vintage trinkets and unique findings
combine to create these detailed masterpieces!
(one of our MOST requested workshops!!)
cost: $38.00

May 20th 
Chalk Paint & Finishes
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3:00 to 5:30
Bring in your own piece 
(a small piece you can carry, ie; an end table, a chair, a frame, etc).
we'll walk you thru the versatility of 
chalk paint, play with some of the fun colors, 
try out a variety of finishing options- then apply 
your choice of color and finish on your piece. 
A wonderful way to get hands on experience with painting & finishing- 
you'll be ready to tackle those bigger jobs with confidence!! 
cost: $45.00
(includes a FREE jar of paint!!)

June 7th
Living Succulent Wreath
6:00 to 8:00
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Learn how to create a living wreath using a fun & unique 
variety of succulents and mosses. 
cost: $45.00

Drop in DIY
With an easy to follow tutorial,
drop in anytime to create this awesome piece!
(perfect Father's Day gift!!)
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Paint a large patriotic flag using rustic barnwood & chalk paints.
Makes a great addition to your porch or patio decor or a 
perfect Summertime gift! 
cost: $42.00

workshop & event details:

  • All workshops (unless otherwise noted) take place at el&em cottage located in Battle Ground, WA. 
  • You must register and pre-pay to reserve a seat in a workshop. Use our convenient on-line payment option (via Pay-Pal) or drop by the shop to sign up.
  • Deposits and workshop fees are non-refundable. If you are unable to attend, please provide 24hr notice and we will transfer your payment to a future workshop. Our classes sell out and we have wait lists. Please be kind and notify us asap if you are unable to attend so we can offer that seat to someone else.
  • We suggest bringing the following basic tool kit to all workshops: 
mixed media classes-
dry adhesive (we use ATG, we have this available for purchase at the shop)
hot glue gun and extra glue stix
distress ink & tool (we have this available for purchase in the shop also)

paint workshops-
an apron or wear clothes you may not mind getting painty 
gloves if you don't want painty hands. 

If workshops require any additional special or unique items we will notify you in the description or at the time of sign up. 

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions.
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Are you looking for something fun and different for your event or upcoming celebration??
We offer a variety of themed events, personalized for your specific needs.
  • Book a private workshop with friends or co-workers. 
  • Bridal shower?? Gather the wedding party to make an extra special keepsake for the bride. 
  • Baby shower? Let's get together and create a one-of-a-kind baby album. 
  • Birthdays, anniversaries, retirement, graduations...we can help make any event extra special!!

The possibilities and options are endless!
Contact Denise for a consultation today!!

$50.00 Private Party Deposit
To secure the date for your party or event you must provide a $50.00 deposit.
(deposit is non-refundable or transferable) 
{choose this option ONLY after confirming a date with our 
event coordinator}