In this workshop, we will show you how to hand knit a cozy and unique blanket which requires no needles or knitting experience! All materials are provided. The size of the blankets vary in size based on yarn choice and knitting style, but should come out to approximately 40”x 50”.
The cutest way to organize and display your valentines! Each crafter will get to design and paint their own wooden pallet heart complete with clips to display their favorite valentines. Children will also spend time making Valentine cards during this drop-off craft. Click on the image or title for more information.
Everyone wipes their feet off, but have you done it for a cause? Make one for a gift for a college student, one for your trailer, your guest room, your front/back door; to your pool area – just come out and have fun while supporting a worthy cause.
This is for kids 7 - 13 who are homeschooled. Work with a large variety of art materials including pastels, charcoal, printing blocks, pen & ink, colored pencil, paints, and more! Learn specific techniques and applications to make the most out of your materials. We will use your new found art skills to create works of art!
Lets make things merry and bright! On December 20th, make a set of 4 Etched Glass Ornaments and enjoy a night out with friends at Thimble Island Brewing Company in Branford. Craftivate will be there to provide the supplies and instruction to make a set of four etched glass ornaments. Fill them with confetti, baubles, glitter, and more!
#11 - This event is part of our 12 Days of Crafts-mas!
Join us for festive crafting at Craftivate on December 18th at 6:00! Make a gorgeous pallet wood Christmas tree. They are perfect for holiday decorations or as a Christmas gift for someone you love. Register early due to a high level of interest in this event! Click on the image or title for more information.
At this event you will create a Cork Framed Chalk Board from scratch! Your completed project will be 25" x 20". This event is a fundraiser benefiting the Alzheimer's Association and is hosted by Masonicare.
Originally scheduled for 11/15 but rescheduled to 11/16 due to weather and hazardous driving conditions.
Join us for festive crafting at Thimble Island Brewing Company on November 15th at 6:00! Make a gorgeous pallet wood Christmas tree. They are perfect for holiday decorations or as a Christmas gift for someone you love. Click on the image or title for more information.
Featured Craft: Harvest Hiking Sticks - Crafters will create a magical harvest hiking stick to use on all of their fall adventures! Combining color, embellishments and meaning, crafters will paint and decorate their customized hiking stick using a variety of materials. Click on the image or title for more information.
Craftivate will provide paint, glitter, gems, ribbon, and so much more to decorate your pumpkin like you never have before! Go over the top or keep it traditional. It's all up to you! We even provide the pumpkin! Click the image or title for more information.
Halloween is on it's way! Make the most of this holiday season by crafting with Craftivate at Thimble Island Brewing Co. on October 25 at 6:30. Make a set of three bewitching mason jar luminaries that you can use to up your Halloween decorating game. We have so many hair-raising designs to choose from! Your house guests will be charmed by your crafting skills and entranced by the spooky flickering designs.
This event is a popular one! We recommend you book early.
- This listing is for the 2nd Wooden Pallet Pumpkin Craft Night at Thimble Island Brewing Co. with Craftivate on October 10th.
- The September 20th event is sold out.
- Note: When registering, the system will ask for a child's name. Just enter the adult's name and any additional crafters as children if you are registering a group of people at once. We aren't able to change "child" to "adult" in the system yet and it sometimes proves confusing. Just message us with any questions.
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Join Craftivate at Thimble Island Brewing Co. October 10th to make a Wooden Pallet Pumpkin! Learn more by clicking the title or image.
Spend time with your children as they explore their creativity though guided art experiences. Children will be introduced to a variety of art materials and techniques through art projects that encourage creativity and self expression. Work together to finish projects while making memories and keepsakes to last a lifetime.
Enjoy an exploratory art experience with your child! Children get to experiment with art supplies and mark making. It is a colorful sensory experience where they are able to practice their fine motor skills and build confidence. Through art they get to learn more about the world, and what better way than to have you, their favorite person, there to guide them!
Join Craftivate at Thimble Island Brewing Co. September 20th to make a Wooden Pallet Pumpkin! Learn more by clicking the title or image.
Walk-in crafting just got friendlier! BYOB & snacks and enjoy crafting with friends every Tuesday night this fall! It is totally free to come and hang out, but feel free to purchase one of our amazing crafts from our menu to make something while you hang. We'll be watching the new show "Making It" and getting crafty!
Crafting bracelets for a cause!!! This is a fundraiser for the Closer to Free Ride for Smilow Cancer Hospital.
Join us at Craftivate for a raffle, light snacks, and fun crafting. For every $10 donation you will get to create a beaded bracelet to show your support for the Closer to Free Ride. Choose from a variety of meaningful colors to show your support for any specific type of cure you are hoping for. Click the title or image for more information.
Interested in learning how to turn your sketch into chalk art? You'll learn that and much more at this three hour event with Tina from The Write Board! You will leave this workshop with a newfound knowledge of hand lettering, and your very own hand lettered chalkboard! Click the title or image for more information.