With the holiday season comes the task of decorating your home or business. For some, it is a welcome event, and for others, it is full of stress. No matter your take on the impending holiday decor season, make a plan to do something new or different by signing up for a Do It Yourself holiday workshop!
Get your good cheer in motion by getting creative in a class, enjoying being around others, and learning a new skill: here is a round-up of Huntsville's most popular workshops: be sure to snag a ticket fast as they do sell out!
South and Pine: Holiday wreath-making workshop
Date and Lime: November 29, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
If a beautiful show-stopping front door wreath is something you're hunting for, look no further. All you have to do is purchase your ticket and show up. South & Pine provides all the materials including locally grown greenery. While crafting your wreath, enjoy snacks and beverages; you'll also get 20% off any in-store purchase. If you're unfamiliar with this quintessential shop on Madison Main Street, trust me, you'll want to add it to your list for unique Christmas gifts and one-of-a-kind home decor.
Field and Forage: Farm Fresh Wreath Workshop
Location: 2416 Hobbs Island Road Huntsville, AL
Date and Times:
- December 1 at 6:00 pm
- December 2 at 10:00 am and 6:00 pm
- December 3 at 2:00 pm
This wreath workshop sells out every year, so don't sleep on a ticket. The ladies behind this lovely farm only open their doors at certain times of the year; everything they do is gorgeous and infused with a love of all things natural and handmade. You can choose between two different styles, traditional or copper.
The ladies at the farm will provide everything you need to make a gorgeous live wreath to take home. There will be a guide to show you how to make it, and there will also be Christmas music playing and yummy festive treats to eat while you work on your wreath. After you finish, enjoy a bonfire with some Gluhwein or a hot cup of cocoa; this cheer-filled event will help you get in the holiday spirit.
The Occasional Chef Holiday Charcuterie Workshop
Location: Peachtree & Co - 3414 Governors Dr. SW Suite 340, Huntsville, AL
Date and time: November 16 at 6:00 pm
Grab a friend (and a ticket, of course) and learn how to make one of those gorgeous charcuterie boards you've seen on Instagram; there is an art to it, and you'll learn from the extraordinary charcuterie designer, Casey. The evening will involve friends, conversation, and delicious bites.
Honeybox Charcuterie Virtual Thanksgiving workshop
Date and Time: November I0 at 4:00 pm
If you want to attend a workshop but want to do it while in cozy jammies and your bed, then this one is for you! This workshop will teach you how to make a Thanksgiving-styled charcuterie board. After you purchase a ticket, you'll receive a shopping list and a video link to show you what to buy. Next, you'll buy the ingredients and meet online to learn how to build a lovely board, and you can ask all the questions.
Holtz Leather Southern Home and Garden Floral Workshop
Location: Holtz Leather - 1214 Meridian St N, Huntsville, AL
Date and Time: November 9 at 6:00 pm
Learn how to create stunning holiday florals by locally renowned florist Suzanne Wellborn. Holtz will be serving caramel apple sangrias and sweet and savory holiday snacks for this festive event!
Suzanne will demonstrate how to make a pumpkin topiary, a fall tablescape, and an autumn wreath that your Thanksgiving dinner guests will enjoy. You'll leave with step-by-step knowledge of creating tablescapes that will last throughout the season. You'll also learn how to create a 12-inch grapevine wreath studded with fresh and faux fall bounty. What a joy!
Snip and Sip Floral Workshop
Location: The Sage Lounge - 3311 Bob Wallace Ave SW Suite 101A, Huntsville, AL
Date and Time: November 30 at 6:00 pm
Make a fresh pine and cedar wreath for your home with the expert in florals, MB Floral Design! All floral materials and supplies will be provided including hors d'oeuvres and drinks. A bonus
is getting to experience the beautiful Sage Lounge and see what they have to offer while you make a Christmas wreath for our front door!
Christmas Stamp Carving Workshop by RedBellied Studio
Location: The Party Prep Co
Date and Time: November 19 at 12:00 pm
Learn the basics of carving and printing a handmade stamp at the Party Prep Co. storefront at the Stovehouse. You can use these stamps for all sorts of things from greeting cards, to garlands, ornaments, and gift tags. Everyone will go home with a set of 6 gift tags they made. Recommended for ages 12 and up.
Get Tickets HERE