Craft & DIY Classes

Let Mother Nature be your muse! Use botanicals to make prints, paper, planters, and pendants. We make it easy—all materials are included!

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Classes

June
Gather your friends, sisters, or mom for a night of fun and flowers. Create your own professionallooking floral arrangement while enjoying hors d'oeuvres, music, and the company of other women. One part class, one part party, our Girls' Night Out more...
06/28 Th 06:30pm-08:30pm Vizoso
MDTN
July
Create your newest statement scarf or delicate wall hanging by dying a beautiful versatile large silk square in alluring and ancient indigo. Claire Frederick—co-founder of Wax and Wane Fiber— studied natural dyes all over the world and is eager to more...
07/12 Th 10:00am-12:00pm Frederick
NYBG
Harness sunlight to create dreamlike botanical images in rich blues. William Waitzman, whose artwork appears in The New Yorker and The New York Times, will guide you through the hands-on process of making cyanotype photograms, one of the oldest forms more...
07/14 Sa 10:30am-03:00pm Waitzman
NYBG
Create your newest statement scarf or delicate wall hanging by dying a beautiful versatile large silk square in alluring and ancient indigo. Claire Frederick—co-founder of Wax and Wane Fiber— studied natural dyes all over the world and is eager to more...
07/14 Sa 12:00pm-02:00pm Frederick
NYBG
Making a hyper-tufa planter is like making mud pies: messy and fun! Use peat moss, perlite, cement, and water to create a lightweight container that mimics the look of an old stone English watering trough. Hyper-tufa planters are the perfect more...
07/28 Sa 11:00am-02:00pm Gershberg
NYBG
August
Add a touch of majesty to your home! Mount a staghorn fern with sphagnum moss onto a wooden board for a living work of art. You'll also learn how to properly care for your fern so it will thrive indoors more...
08/04 Sa 11:00am-02:00pm Douglass
MDTN
Bring the bouquet of a summer garden indoors with handmade, naturally moisturizing glycerin soaps. You'll learn the traditional melt and pour process and combine fragrances of various dried herbs and essential oils—lavender, rosemary, mint, and more—to make four bars to more...
08/05 Su 10:00am-01:00pm Scholl
NYBG
Cut loose and get experimental! Play with blending a variety of materials together on a single surface to create a visually stunning composition. Learn to make your own materials by manipulating magazine pages using citrasolv. Experiment with transferring images from more...
08/11 Sa 10:30am-03:00pm Nemergut
NYBG
Perfume can be traced back thousands of years to an Ancient Egyptian tradition, beloved by Cleopatra. Discover the history of perfume and the therapeutic benefits of essential oils in this hands-on workshop. Learn scent-blending techniques and how to identify and more...
08/15 We 10:00am-01:00pm Gordineer
MDTN
Bring the bouquet of a summer garden indoors with handmade, naturally moisturizing glycerin soaps. You'll learn the traditional melt and pour process and combine fragrances of various dried herbs and essential oils—lavender, rosemary, mint, and more—to make four bars to more...
08/19 Su 10:00am-01:00pm Scholl
NYBG