Workshop Schedule

10/18 Pumpkin Painting

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  

We are no longer taking reservations at this time.

10/23 Deco Mesh Wreath

Deco Mesh Wreath

Learn the special technique used to assemble our beautiful Deco Mesh wreaths! Participants pick the color(s) of Deco Mesh and ribbons for his/her wreath from our in-store supplies, allowing unique customization of each wreath for one's home or dock. Embellishments sold separately.

10/25 Mantle Decorating

10/25 seasonal and holiday mantle decorating workshop at local gift shop Southern Roots Moneta, VA

Learn the basics of mantle decorating, as well as how to transition your everyday mantle for the holidays!  Receive two 30" teardrop faux pine swags (which will be used as part of this demonstration) for attending.

10/27 Bow Making (3 Styles)

Decorative bow making (by hand) at local gift shop Southern Roots in Moneta, VA. Learn 3 styles.

Learn how to make 3 types of bows in this workshop; a Standard bow, a "Crazy" bow, and a Multi-Ribbon bow.  You pick the ribbons you want to use.   Each bow is hand tied.  We do NOT use machines to make our bows.

10/30 Jewelry Making

Jewelry making by hand at local gift shop Southern Roots in Moneta, VA; Smith Mountain Lake.

Your instructor will teach you how to use all the tools to make several pieces of jewelry; earrings, a necklace, a pendent, a bracelet.  Then you pick the beads you want from our in-store collection, and make several pieces of jewelry to take home. 

11/01 Deco Mesh Wreath

Create custom deco mesh wreaths at local gift shop Southern Roots in Moneta, VA. Smith Mountain Lake

Come to Southern Roots and learn the special technique used to assemble our beautiful Deco Mesh wreaths! Participants pick the color(s) of Deco Mesh and ribbons for his/her wreath from our in-store supplies, allowing unique customization of each wreath for one's home or dock. 

11/07 Mantle Decorating

Holiday mantle decorating workshop at local gift shop Southern Roots in Moneta, VA.

Learn the basics of mantle decorating, as well as how to transition your everyday mantle for the holidays!  Receive two 30" teardrop faux pine swags (which will be used as part of this demonstration) for attending.

11/08 Deco Mesh Garland

6' Holiday Deco Mesh garland workshop at local gift shop Southern Roots in Moneta, VA.

Learn to assemble a beautiful 6' Deco Mesh holiday garland! Participants use red, green and gold mesh along with coordinating ribbons and ornaments from our in store supply, allowing for unique customization. Perfect for a mantle or doorway.

11/13 Deco Mesh Holiday Swag

Holiday 30" deco mesh pine swag workshop at local gift shop Southern Roots in Moneta, VA.

Learn the fun and festive technique used to assemble a beautiful 30" tear drop Deco Mesh pine swag! Participants pick the color(s) of Deco Mesh, ribbons, and ornaments for his/her holiday swag from our in-store supplies, allowing unique customization of each pine swag for one's home or door.

11/29 Kissing Ball

Holiday Kissing Ball workshop at local gift shop Southern Roots in Moneta, VA.

Learn to create a Holiday Kissing Ball at Southern Roots! Participants attach pinecones, greenery, berries, and ribbon to a 6-8" foam ball. A hanging ribbon will also be attached, allowing this festive decoration to be hung in doorways, windows, or arches. Ribbons are selected from in-store inventory, allowing unique customization.

A little bit more about our workshops...

  • All art and crafting workshops are held at Southern Roots in Moneta unless otherwise specified.
  • A $10 non-refundable deposit required when you sign up. The remaining payment is due the day of the workshop.
  • Cost of the workshop includes all supplies used to complete each project.
  • Water and a light snack are available free of charge for your pleasure at each workshop.
  • You may bring a beverage of your choice to enjoy during the workshop.
  • Reservations ARE REQUIRED to attend.
  • Please call 24 hours in advance if you need to cancel your reservation