American Craft Week - OCT 2019

Join us at Don Drumm Studios & Akron Glass Works to celebrate AMERICAN CRAFT WEEK! 



Fused Glass Ornaments - SOLD OUT
Mon. Oct. 7, 2019 / 4 pm – 6 pm
$35, class limit 10 people
Heidi Wojcik, Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Spark your creative spirit and join us for this fused glass ornament class. Layers of vibrant, luminous glass create a sparkling ornament that will make your home, windows, gifts, or Christmas tree dazzle. Using sheet glass and fun elements, students will use their imaginations to create two (2) beautiful glass ornaments. All materials and basic tools will be provided. Creations will be fired off-site and can be picked up within two weeks. Additional ornaments are $15 and payments for them can be made at the time of the class.

Water Marbling on Silk - SOLD OUT
Wed. Oct. 9, 2019 / 12 pm – 4 pm
$39, class limit 10 people
Colleen Pallone, Sunshine On Silk, Akron, OH

Learn the ancient art of water marbling. Pick your paint colors, then drip the paint on the water in our marbling tray. The bright, colorful paint floats. Make your design using traditional water marbling tools or draw with a stylus in the floating, moving paint. It is mesmerizing! When your creation is finished, we lay a 6’ 100% Silk Scarf on it to print. We send your scarf home with you wet, with simple instructions to gently soak, drip dry, then iron on cotton setting to set the paint on your beautiful hand painted scarf for life. No artistic or creative ability required. All materials provided.

Intro to Embroidery - SOLD OUT
Thur. Oct. 10, 2019 / 11 am - 1 pm
$15, class limit 10 people
Kathryn Shinko, MFA, Kent State University

Do you want to learn to stitch by hand, but you're not sure where to start? Start here! Intro to Embroidery will be a fun, casual class where you learn five of the most basic and common hand embroidery techniques to make a stylish work of art ready to hang on your wall! With step-by-step instructions, a relaxed group environment, and an array of colorful threads to choose from, you'll learn that embroidery is way easier than you ever thought!

Tree Crystal Necklace Wire Wrapping - SOLD OUT
Thur. Oct. 10, 2019 / 6 pm – 8 pm
$35, class limit 10 participants
Hanna Drushal, Green, OH

Create your own wire-wrapped tree necklace! Choose from a selection of crystals and learn how to wrap a tree around it. Students will take home a completed necklace. Materials will be provided. No experience necessary.

Sunflower Mosaic - SOLD OUT
Fri. Oct. 11, 2019 /  1 pm – 4 pm
$50, class limit 10 participants
Leona Bowser, Glass by Leona, Akron, OH

Enjoy creating a brilliant sunflower on a 12 inch round mirror, suitable for gifting or treasuring. Each sunflower will be unique because of your glass choices. Can't wait to see what colors and textures speak to you! All materials will be provided. The class will take 3 hours.

Easy Bake Oven Gourmet - SOLD OUT
Sat. Oct. 12, 2019 / 12 pm – 3 pm
$45, class limit 8 participant
Mila Susnjar, Education and Promotion Specialist at ReWorks, Akron, OH

Ah, nostalgia - plugging in that Easy Bake Oven and making a cake. Come take a class where you'll make scrumptious, GOURMET, mouth-watering treats using Easy Bake Ovens. During the class, each participant will create an entre and a dessert from the ever popular "The Easy-Bake Oven Gourmet" recipe book by David Hoffman, featuring recipes from chefs like Rick Bayless and Bobby Flay.

All materials provided. In addition to gourmet cooking, tablescape design, food plating and styling tips will be provided. *Please notify with any food allergies/issues prior to the class.