Welcome to our August class and workshop schedule!!

We are excited to be offering workshops fresh for summer!!! Treat yourself, or grab a friend!

Each class is designed as full workshop/experience with class time, and social time.The classes have the time and dates listed below. Please review our refund and cancellation policy before registering. All supplies are provided unless otherwise noted. For large group interest and/or private classes and workshops, please call the store at 331-903-6158.

Looking for a project idea for your group? Check out our Group Workshop Idea page.

View our September Workshops here.


* Registration for this workshop is closed*

DIY Milk Paint Workshop

Saturday, August 4th 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Instructor:Dee Wiedeman

Cost: $89

DIY Milk Paint Workshop at The Collective lhe + Makery in Lisle, IL


Join us for this DIY MILK PAINT WORKSHOP to learn about milk paint and its properties, as well as experience its application—turning your old treasures into a new found joy!  Since this is a DIY class, put on your paint frock, grab a small piece you’d like to transform, and we’ll take care of the rest. 

              All supplies are included.  Just bring your creativity and a small piece of furniture. If you can carry it in yourself, it’s the right size for this class!



  • *Registration is closed for this workshop*

Macrame Plant Hanger

Saturday , August  11th

10:30 am -12:30 pm

Instructor: Brandi from Ket Mercantile***

Cost: $59 

***Due to this being an outside instructor, registration will close Thursday, August 9th,

and this workshop requires a minimum of 4 to run.***


Ket Mercantile and The Collective lhe + Makery in Lisle, IL


Make a trendy macrame plant hanger! Learn the basics of knotting, and working with macrame string from Brandi from Ket Mercantile. All supplies included, including the plant!!!

(This class requires a minimum of 4)



*Registration is closed for this event*

Meditation with Tibetan Bowls

Thursday, August 16th  7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Instructor: Henrietta Hammerlund

Cost: $25

Meditation with Tibetan Bowls at The Collective lhe + Makery in Lisle, IL


Relax with the soothing sounds of the singing bowls, and essential oils! Spend an hour in self-reflection, and deep relaxation.  Class size is limited, and fills fast, so register early!




Moms on Main

Thursday, August 30th

10 am -8 pm

Moms on Main 2018 Downtown Lisle , a girl's day out and night out event


It's back! Our fun Moms on Main! Join the downtown for this fun event!
It's also our first birthday party,  and our ribbon cutting (6:15pm) !!!