.Welcome to our January classes and workshop schedule!! It’s a great time for gathering, and sharing creative time.

If you’re interested in booking a private group outing, or team building experience, please visit our Group Workshop Page.

You can also see  December workshops here.

We are excited to be offering workshops fresh for  winter creativity!!! 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.


Vision Board Workshop

Thursday, January 3rd   7 pm -9 pm

Cost: $25

Instructor: Autumn Geist

Vision Board Workshop at The Collective lhe +Makery in Lisle, IL

Join us for our 2019 Vision Board Workshop!

Through guided exercises you will be inspired to set your intentions for 2019. We will then create a photo collage which will serve as  a visual reminder of your goals in the coming year.

Includes all supplies. And you are welcome to bring additional magazines and or clipped photos.



Teen, Tween and Youth Canvas Painting Workshop

Recommended ages 9+

Friday, January 4th  10:30 am -12:00 pm

Cost: $19

Instructor: Autumn Geist

Teen, Tween and Youth Canvas painting workshop The Collecctive lhe + Makery


Drop your teen ages 11+ to paint a 11 x 14 canvas for their room! All materials included.



 Paint your Word on Wood Canvas

Saturday, January 5 th  10:30 am  - 12:00 p

Instructor: Jen Rizzo

Cost: $25

Paint your word workshop The Collective lhe + Makery

We are excited to repeat one of our most popular workshops from the start of last year! Get inspired, and paint your word for the year!


Word Choice



(Wear) Paint your Word Leather Cuff

Saturday, January 5th  2 pm - 4 pm

Instructor: Jennifer Rizzo 

Cost: $29

Wear your word leather cuff painting workshop


Carry your word with you every day, on a painted leather cuff. Put your word in the drop down upon registration so we can have your artwork ready!


Word Choice




Hand-Lettered  Journal Workshop for the New Year: New Year, New Goals

Saturday, January 12th  10:30 am  - 12:00 p

Instructor: Nancy 

Cost: $39

New Year Handlettering workshop at The Collective lhe +Makery in LIsle, IL

Dive into learning the skills of hand-lettering, and leave with your own journal for those new goals... the cover designed by you! Includes hand-lettering instruction, practice sheets and journal.


Intro to Arm Knitting

Saturday, January 12th  2 pm- 3:30p

Instructor: Sherrie Larkins

Cost: $47

Arm knitting for beginners Sat. Jan 12th The Collective lhe + makery


Another workshop back by popular demand! Learn to arm knit with large yarn, and make a scarf, and the beginning steps to a blanket. Choose gray or cream yard on check out.


Yarn Project Color Options




*This Workshop may be post-poned due to weather predictions. Please visit our Facebook page for current details*

DIY Painted Furniture 

Saturday, January 19th 10:30 am- 1  pm 

Instructor: Jennifer Rizzo

Cost: $89

DIY paintede furniture workshop at The Collective lhe + Makery

Revive an old piece of furniture. If you can carry it in by yourself, it's the right size for this workshop. Learn to paint a piece of furniture to give it new life! Materials provided.

 Specify on drop down color choice when registering. Choices are Black, White, Light Gray, Dark Gray,Navy and Red


Paint Color Options



*Registration is closed for this Workshop*

Watch Me Grow Wall Ruler

Saturday, January 19th  2 pm- 4 p

Instructor: Jennifer Rizzo

Cost: $49

Watch me grow ruler workshop The Collective lhe + Makery in Lisle, IL

Keep track of how tall your kiddos grow (without marking up your door frame), with this personalized 6-foot tall ruler! Choose between a gray, white or brown painted base board. Paint on your measurements and name of choice, on to keep track of every inch!



Mediation with Tibetan Bowls

Thursday, January 24th  7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Instructor: Henrietta Hammerlund

Cost: $25

Meditaion with TIbetan bowls at The Collective lhe +Makery in LIsle, IL

This meditation with Tibetan Bowl experience is like a massage for the soul!

This  event has a limited participation size, so register early!




Macrame-ish Pom Fringe Yarn Wall Hanging

Saturday, January 26th  10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Instructor: Jennifer Rizzo

Cost: $99

Macrame-ish wall hanging with dyed yarn at The Collective lhe +Makery


Spend the day creating in a macrame-ish workshop! Use knotting, tassel making , and  explore your creativity with yarn to create a dramatic (or fun), 3-foot yarn wall art! We will be painting our yarn, and using techniques for dyeing with paint, so wear old clothing!




Paint a Winter Scene on Canvas Board

Thursday, January 31st  7 p- 9 p

Instructor: Jennifer Rizzo

Cost: $29

Paint a Winter Scene on Canvas Board at The Collective lhe + Makery


Create a beautiful, snowy winter scene on 11 x 14 canvas board. You'll be led step by step in painting your own scene, in acrylic paint. Your work will be suitable for framing, or displaying.