Christmas in July Classes

Prepare for the holidays at The Arts Barn’s Christmas in July workshops

Christmas in July!We have a wonderful array of classes in July that either focus on making decor for the holidays or have you making gifts to give. All classes will put you “in the mood” with Holiday treats, Holiday music, Holiday decorations, and even the fire going!!

ALL classes include all necessary materials, unless otherwise stated, and beverages and snacks, too.

Register (and optionally pay) ONLINE for Christmas in July Classes

  • Glass Box (3 class series)

    glass box
    July 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    July 10, 17 and 24, 6PM – 9PM

    Artist: Deborah Powell Kramer

    Minimum Age: 15

    Cost: $75

    Construct a hinged box out of glass bevel sides and a decorative glass lid. Learn the ‘tricks of the trade’ in glass box construction! Box will be 4X6” with a mirror bottom and a choice of textured glass for a top. No cutting of glass is involved. Construction includes copper foil, solder and patina. Perfect gift for a desktop, bureau, or tabletop!

  • Stitched Holiday Cards

    stitched holiday card
    July 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Artist: Martha Ressler

    Minimum Age: 12

    Cost: $30

    Have you wondered what to do with all the Christmas cards received? Why not recycle them into your own creations to send? We will be cutting, composing and stitching your own cards. If you have cards you love, bring them along! It’s a fun class for children, teens, or grownups. Leave with a handful of cards you will be proud to send!

  • Luminary Christmas Trees

    Luminary xmas tree
    July 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Artist: Jessica Harle

    Minimum Age: 12

    Cost: $55

    Create lasting holiday trees from clay. Fold pre-rolled clay slabs into cylinders, carve holes for light to shine through and use carving tools and lace ribbon to create garland impressions. We’ll be scheduling a glaze date at the artist’s studio, so bring along your calendars!

  • Treasure Christmas Ornaments

    Treasure Christmas Ornaments
    July 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Artist: Kathy Reinert

    Minimum Age: 12

    Cost: $30

    All those vintage jewelry pieces and random crystal beads will now be given a purpose. We’ll use these beautiful found objects to create one of a kind ornaments. Make as many as you can in the time provided.