Creating Abundance with Art and Essential Oils

Scroll to see current workshop and weekly offerings across both adult and youth series. Depending on the class selection, artwork will either be functional (i.e., coasters) or decorative (i.e. woven wall hanging). Long term classes and full day workshops offer students the opportunity to explore more than one project.

Don’t feel like traveling to a class or workshop? Well, we’ve got some options for you! Gather your friends or family for a “Weave and Wine” at your home or host a “Fibers and Fun” birthday party for your child. Want to learn more about essential oils? Take a mixed media class or host a free event with friends and family. All types of events are held in your home and projects/wellness topics can be tailored to your own preferences. See below for more details.

 
 
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Introduction to essential oils (adult)

WHEN: Offered throughout the week 6:30-8pm or weekends at a time of your choice.

WHERE: Your home, within a 30 mile radius from Andover, MA.

WHAT: Have you always wanted to learn about the benefits of essential oils or how to incorporate them into your lifestyle? Then this class is for you! Grab some friends or family for an evening hosted in your home to share an introductory overview of essential oils, related products, farms and distillery practices and what these powerful compounds can do to help transform your lifestyle and overall wellness.

Class is FREE.

To schedule your event or inquire about farther locations, please message here.

 
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“Introduction to modern weaving” Half day workshop (Adult)

WHEN: 5/6/19, 10-1pm * ONLY 1 SPOT LEFT! or

7/16/19, 10-1pm

WHERE: Essex Art Center, 56 Island Street, Lawrence, MA

WHAT: Learn how to weave your own mini modern tapestry as we explore a variety of techniques using a frame lap loom and unique, luxury fibers. You will complete your own woven wall hanging full of texture and color and leave with the knowledge and resources to continue on your weaving pursuits. Be prepared to tap into your inner creativity with the captivating art of weaving.

Class instruction and materials, $40.

Register at Essex Art Center here.

 
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“fiber frenzy” full day workshop (ages 11-15)

WHEN: 8/5/19, 9-3pm

WHERE: Essex Art Center, 56 Island Street, Lawrence, MA

WHAT: In this one day workshop, students will explore a variety of fiber art techniques. Projects may include creation of a dream catcher, radial design weaving and other fiber art accessories for the home. Let’s play with fibers and create colorful artwork!

Class instruction and materials, $70.

Register at Essex Art Center here.

 
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“To catch a dream” Evening Workshop (ages 8-11)

WHEN: TBD

WHERE: Kidcasso Art Studio, 27 Main Street, Andover, MA.

WHAT: Each student will take home a self made dreamcatcher crafted with beautiful fibers and beading including lava rocks dripped with the aromatic blend of Valor by Young Living Essential Oils. Valor is often used by parents at bedtime to help keep their children’s bad dreams at bay.

Class instruction, materials and pizza dinner, $75.

Register at Kidcasso here.

 
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“weave + wine” Girls Night in!

WHEN: Offered every Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday evening, 6-9pm

WHERE: Your home, within a 30 mile radius from Andover, MA.

WHAT: Have you always wanted to learn how to weave? Been curious about my process? Or maybe you’d just like to learn a new art form. Well, grab some friends for an evening hosted in your home to laugh, learn and create together. All materials and on site instruction are included in this group priced session.

Class instruction and materials, $275 for evening, up to 6 students. Each additional student, $30.

To schedule your event or inquire about farther locations, please message here.

 
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CERAMIC + FIBER RADIAL WEAVING

WHEN: Offered every Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday evening, 6-9pm

WHERE: Your home, within a 30 mile radius from Andover, MA.

WHAT: Invite friends or family to your home to host a unique art experience! Radial weaving is beautiful, therapeutic and simple to learn. Each student will receive a gorgeous handmade ceramic loom and several luxury fibers to create a one-of-a-kind piece of artwork for their home. All materials and on site instruction are included in this group priced session.

Class instruction and materials, $375 for the evening, up to 6 students. Each additional student, $40.

To schedule your event or inquire about farther locations, please message here.

 
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“fibers + Fun” children’s birthday party

WHEN: Offered every Saturday or Sunday, 90 minute event

WHERE: Your home, within a 30 mile radius from Andover, MA.

WHAT: Celebrate your child’s birthday or other milestone with this unique addition to their special party! Each student will design, create and take home their own whimsical dream catcher. We’ll play fun games, read books on creativity and make fabulous art while the birthday girl or boy takes pride in their own special gift handmade by the group. Appropriate for children ages 7-12.

Class instruction and materials, $250 for the event, up to 10 students. Each additional student, $15.

To schedule your event or inquire about farther locations, please message here.

The intermediate weaving workshop far exceeded my expectations! I learned many new techniques to elevate my weaving abilities and make more sophisticated pieces. Kara really is a master weaver and an extremely attentive and patient teacher. Learning from her is both informative and inspiring!
— Clare