Pierce County Events Calendar

This calendar is the place to find fun events happening throughout Pierce County including Tacoma, Puyallup, , Lakewood and beyond.

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Dec
8
Thu
Craftopia: Woven Bead Bracelets class @ Craftopia
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm

Master crafter Darcy Jones of Serial Crafter will be teaching this fun, interactive bracelet making class. Students will learn about the various tools and supplies necessary and learn the technique to make both single and twin bead bracelets. Learners will then have a chance to design and create their own bracelet(s) to take home. Learners will have the tools and supplies to make two single bead bracelets or one twin bead bracelet.
$30 per person. Ages 14 and up.
Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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Dec
9
Fri
Craftopia: Holiday String Art class @ Craftopia
Dec 9 @ 4:30 pm

Make your very own string art creation! Learners will get the chance to choose from several different holiday-themed string art shapes, will pick their base and learn how to create their frame, then will wrap their way to their very own work of string art.
$15 per person. Ages 14+. This class involves the use of hammers and nails.
Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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Craftopia: Terracotta Ornaments class @ Craftopia
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm

Grab one of our paintbrushes and paint pens and join Darcy as she shows you how to create your own ornament using one of three different easy holiday designs. (Or create your own design!) These terracotta ornaments are wonderful on a tree or adorning a shelf. $15 per person. This is open to all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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Dec
11
Sun
Craftopia: DIY Paint Pour with Dazed and Reused @ Craftopia
Dec 11 @ 1:00 pm

Dazed & Reused has partnered with Craftopia to bring you fun, inspiring art classes in Craftopia’s store location.
Watch and get hypnotized by your painting unfolding before your very eyes! Join us for a VERY fun and inspiring time learning the AMAZING art of acrylic pouring.
You will learn how to properly mix paints and pour them onto a canvas and make the most amazing patterns!! We will teach you the dirty pour technique and the twisted pour technique to create totally unique patterns in your art.
We will share our perfected DIY pour recipe and provide you with a fun demonstration too! Each person will get to create their own acrylic pour art on their 11×14 canvas. You will get your choice of 3 colors plus black or white for a base color.
**IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the nature of this art, these do require a minimum of 48 hours to completely dry. We will provide a 16″” pizza box for you to safely carry your wet painting home in. Make sure you have room in your vehicle to lay this box down flatly after the event.
$40 per person. Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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Dec
13
Tue
Craftopia: Wood Round Painted Ornaments class @ Craftopia
Dec 13 @ 5:00 pm

Burn, paint and glitter your way to creating these amazing and fun wood ornaments. You’ll be able to choose from several patterns, burn your design into your round, then paint and decorate your perfect holiday ornament. We will be using pyrography burners so children under 16 must have adult supervision.
$25 per person. Ages 12+
Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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Dec
14
Wed
Craftopia: Book Angels and Trees class @ Craftopia
Dec 14 @ 4:00 pm

Fold your way to some fabulous winter-time décor. You’ll be able to make your very own folded holiday tree and angel using just a book or magazine. Then feel free to paint and decorate it to your heart’s content.
$15 per person. Ages 6+
Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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Craftopia: Salt Dough Ornaments class @ Craftopia
Dec 14 @ 5:00 pm

These ornaments may be simple, but they will last a lifetime! Join us for a fun salt dough ornament painting workshop. Ornaments will be pre-made, and you can choose from several styles to paint and glitter to your heart’s content. Best part? We clean up the mess. $10 per person. Open to all ages (under 8 needs adult assistance).
Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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Dec
16
Fri
Craftopia: Pointe Shoe Nutcrackers class @ Craftopia
Dec 16 @ 4:30 pm

Truly a one-of-a-kind art project! You can paint and decorate your pointe shoe however you like, then design a little scene inside using a nutcracker or other figurine. Makes an amazing gift for any dancer, dance lover, or a unique decoration for your holiday tree or centerpiece. $25 per person. Ages 14+
Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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Craftopia: Coiled Wire & Bead Bracelet class @ Craftopia
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm

Learn the basic techniques for using wire wrapping to connect beads in this hands-on class. By the end of the lesson, you’ll be able to make your own necklaces and bracelets with ease. You’ll be able to combine your new skills with a variety of beads to make your own creation to take home.
$25 per person. Ages 14+
Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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Dec
17
Sat
Craftopia: Magic Winter Wands class @ Craftopia
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm

Grab the family and join us as we make magic wands. Using a large variety of materials, you can design and decorate your wand to your heart’s content.
Wands are $10 a piece and constructed from wood. Ages 5+
Register at www.craftopiawa.com

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