Welcome to our May classes and workshop Makery 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 find our April 2019 Workshops here.

We are excited to be offering workshops for spring creativity!!! Treat yourself to some inspiration, 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.

Have you heard about our #CarefullyCurated boxes? We now have a box where you can get goodies hand-picked from The Collective! Featuring local makers, handmade items, and gifts for giving! You can buy it month to month, or sign up for a subscription for a deep monthly discount!

Click here to find out more about our #CarefullyCurated box!

DIY  Essential Oil Sugar and Salt Scrub

Saturday, May 4th

10:30 am- 12:30 pm

Cost: $20

Instructor: Anne Dolin

Essentail OIl Salt and Sugar Scrub Workshop at The Collective lhe + Makery in Lisle, IL

Need a great Mother's Day gift? Curious as to how you can use sugar and salt to pamper yourself? Come learn how to use sugar and salt combined with essential oils as effective scrubs to ensure a quality bath time experience. Pamper your woman for Mother's Day! Supplies included.

Chalk Painted Terracotta Pot  

Thursday, May 9th

7 pm - 9 pm

Cost: $39

Instructor: Jennifer Rizzo

Chalk Painted Pot The Collective lhe + Makery in Lisle, IL


Learn basics of chalk painting with added embellishments, and distressing, and ageing, on a  terra cotta pot.



DIY Wood Bead and Leather Jewelry Set

Saturday, May 11th 

10:30 am- 12:30 pm

Cost: $39

Instructor: Jennifer Rizzo

DIY Wood Bead and Leather Necklace At The Collective lhe + Makery In Lisle, IL

Create a wood bead and leather necklace and earring set! Learn the basics of wire wrapping,

and bead stringing and leave with a completed jewelry set.


Pastel Reflections

Saturday, May 11th 

1:00pm-3:00 pm

Cost: $29

Instructor: Nancy Gelband O'Connor

Pastel Refelctions Chalk Pastel Workshop The Collective lhe + Makery

Learn the versatility of creating art with soft pastels on paper! If observing a photograph of a lovely shoreline on a sunny day doesn't "take you there"-rendering it will! It's the next best thing to "being there".


***Registration is full for this workshop***

Portraits of Angels

Wednesday, May 15th 

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Cost: $59

Instructor: Nancy Gelband O'Connor

Angel portraits in acrylic paint by The Collective lhe + Makery in Lisle.IL


Front Porch Sign Workshop

Thursday May 16th

7 pm - 9 pm

Cost: $49

Instructor: Autumn Giest

SPring 2019 Porch sign workshop at The Collective lhe + Makery in Lisle,IL

One of our most popular workshops is back! Paint a front porch sign with a message for spring/summer!



Meditation with Tibetan Bowls

Thursday, May 23

7 pm-9 pm

Cost: $25

Instructor: Hank Hammerlund

Meditation with Tibetan Bowls at The Collecctive lhe + Makery


Our meditation with Tibetan Bowl experience is like a massage for the soul! This  event has a limited participation size, so register early! While there are blankets provided, some participants do find they like to bring a yoga mat for underneath their blanket.

***Registration is closed for this event***

DIY Marcrame-ish Decorative Jars

Thursday, May 30th

7 pm -9 pm

Cost: $39

Instructor: Jennifer Rizzo

Macrame Knotted Jar Workshop at The Collective lhe + Makery in Lisle, IL

Make a set of fun decorative macrame-ish knotted jars ( 1 big, 1 little), perfect for your spring centerpiece, as a vase full of flowers and more!