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August 2020

Bring the Bling! Glitter Canvas Art Class

August 20, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
University Pickers, 3024 C University Dr
Huntsville, AL 35806 United States
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$40

Bring the Bling! Glitter Canvas Art class If you love shiny things, this is the perfect class for you! No experience necessary, just your imagination! Join us to learn, laugh, and decorate an 10” x 20” canvas with your favorite colors and crushed glass, glitter, and other embellishments in the design of your choice. We will discuss the different design styles, colors, and techniques before getting started. All paint, embellishments, and supplies provided. The classroom has aprons available for use.…

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Bring Your Own Piece Painting Class Hosted by Brandy

August 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
University Pickers, 3024 C University Dr
Huntsville, AL 35806 United States
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$50

Have you been wanting to upcycle a piece of furniture but just not sure where to start or worried you will mess it up? Bring your own small piece of furniture and join us for a Furniture Painting 101 class. This class is scheduled for 10:00am til 12:00pm Saturday, August 22nd. Registration ends August 21st. Each ticket is $50 per person. All sales are final. No refunds unless the class is canceled. Ticket price includes an 8 Oz container of…

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September 2020

Furniture Painting Workshop-It’s Just Paint Hosted By Trish Gleason

September 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
University Pickers, 3024 C University Dr
Huntsville, AL 35806 United States
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$99

Don’t be scared…It’s Just Paint! In this furniture painting workshop you will learn all about furniture painting. Great for beginners or if you have been painting a little while and want to learn about a variety of paints. The furniture painting workshop begins with a paint talk to learn all about the variety of paints available and which to use when: chalk-based, enamel, latex, acrylic, milk and all the top coats, glazing and more! Then you will dive in to…

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October 2020

Dixie Belle Paint Workshop

October 29, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
University Pickers, 3024 C University Dr
Huntsville, AL 35806 United States
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$99

Ready to become a painting pro?

This Dixie Belle paint workshop is all about furniture painting. The perfect class for beginners or anyone looking to learn a few new techniques. We will first cover the basics of prep answering the questions; how to properly clean my piece and do I need to prime? From there we will talk brushes vs sponges...and then we will paint! You'll complete 8 sample boards going step by step through layering paint and distressing back, glazing, waxing, metallics, staining, dixie dirt, sea spray, and top coats. Take home instructions are provided so you can recreate your favorite finishes.

Each student will receive one 8 ounce jar of paint in their favorite color to take home. Choose between 64 colors! All other supplies are included. Aprons are provided.

This class is scheduled for Thursday, October 29th from 12:00 till 3:00pm. Registration ends the 23rd.

Each ticket is $99 per person. All sales are final. No refunds are given unless the class is cancelled.

Maximum is 5 students, minimum is 2. Due to social distancing guidelines each student will have the option to sit at their own table. GermX is available. Limited amount of supplies passed between students. Masks are required but we will take plenty of breaks between techniques if needed. 

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November 2020

Texture Painting- Holiday tree trio or 3D Snowman-Pick your Project BIRMINGHAM LOCATION

November 21, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
University Pickers – Birmingham, 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672
Leeds, AL 35092 United States
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$45

Come on in to our classroom - enjoy the season with friends - make some fantastic holiday decor with Lynne of A Fresh Coat of Fabulous! You decide if you would like to create 3 varied heights of wooden trees - or a standing 3-dimensional wooden snowperson.

We provide Dixie Belle Paint water-based stains, chalk mineral paints in several colors, twine and ribbon to adorn your creations. Have your own items to decorate with? You can bring them if you wish.

Trees are approx 21.5x12, 26.5x9, and 12.5x7 with the base. Frosty the snowperson is made of 3 flat pieces that all slide and fit into each other to create a 3D wooden figure that is 16x10.

So come on in and learn how to use water-based non-toxic gel stain and how to create a fun textured schmear. Super fun! Super easy!

This class is scheduled for Saturday, November 21st from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

Each ticket is $45 per person. All sales are final unless the class is canceled.

Class maximum is 10, minimum is 2.

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Vintage Welcome Truck Seasonal Door Hanger (Huntsville)

November 29, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
University Pickers – Huntsville, 3024 University Dr NW
Huntsville, AL 35816 United States
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$45

Come join us for this awesome door hanger making class! All pieces are pre cut and ready to paint. Kit includes 20 inch shiplap style circle, "welcome" word, one truck, and nine seasonal cut outs which includes fireworks, easter eggs, hearts, flowers, snowflakes, pumpkins, clovers, xmas tree, and candy corn. Every season and holiday is represented so your door hanger can stay up all year long. All supplies are included in class such as paint, velcro, twine for hanging, and glue. This fun wood cut out was created by Jewel's Designs at the Farm.

Class is scheduled for Sunday, November 29th from 2-4pm.

Each ticket is $45 per person. All sales are final. No refunds are given unless the class is cancelled.

Class minimum is 3, Maximum is 8.

All students will have the option of spreading 6 feet apart. GermX and clorox wipes are provided during class. All students will also have their own paint tray, paint brushes, and a limited amount of items will be passed around by the teacher. Masks are required for all students and teacher. If you need a break we have a conveniently located back door for fresh air.

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Texture Painting- Holiday tree trio or 3D Snowman-Pick your Project BIRMINGHAM LOCATION

November 30, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
University Pickers – Birmingham, 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672
Leeds, AL 35092 United States
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$45

Come on in to our classroom - enjoy the season with friends - make some fantastic holiday decor with Lynne of A Fresh Coat of Fabulous! You decide if you would like to create 3 varied heights of wooden trees - or a standing 3-dimensional wooden snowperson.

We provide Dixie Belle Paint water-based stains, chalk mineral paints in several colors, twine and ribbon to adorn your creations. Have your own items to decorate with? You can bring them if you wish.

Trees are approx 21.5x12, 26.5x9, and 12.5x7 with the base. Frosty the snowperson is made of 3 flat pieces that all slide and fit into each other to create a 3D wooden figure that is 16x10.

So come on in and learn how to use water-based non-toxic gel stain and how to create a fun textured schmear. Super fun! Super easy!

This class is scheduled for Saturday, November 30th from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.

Each ticket is $45 per person. All sales are final unless the class is canceled.

Class maximum is 10, minimum is 2.

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December 2020

Grinch Tea Towel Painting Party (Huntsville)

December 3, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
University Pickers – Huntsville, 3024 University Dr NW
Huntsville, AL 35816 United States
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$20

We’ve got another tea towel class for ya’ll. This one featuring Mr. Grinch. Ya’ll come join Mrs. Beth for this great girls night out. All supplies are included just bring a friend. Step by Step guidance is given. This class is perfect for beginners and groups. This class is scheduled for Thursday, December 3rd from 12:30pm til 2:30pm. Registration ends December 2nd. Each ticket is $20 per person. All sales are final. No refunds are given unless the class is…

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Sleigh This Holiday! (Birmingham Location)

December 6, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
University Pickers – Birmingham, 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672
Leeds, AL 35092 United States
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$95

Now this is a Holiday Statement piece!

Fully assembled 2 ft all around - top to bottom and side to side. All you do is paint and stencil if you wish using your choice of Dixie Belle Chalk Mineral Paint. Pick your choice of color from the chart below.

This class is scheduled for Sunday, December 6th from 2:00 to 6:00pm. Registration ends December 3rd.

Each ticket is $95 per person. All sales are final unless the class is canceled.

Minimum- 2, Maximum-5

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Decoupage Ornament Class (Huntsville Location)

December 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
University Pickers – Huntsville, 3024 University Dr NW
Huntsville, AL 35816 United States
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$30

Our newest decoupage ornament class is hosted by Southern Row at our Huntsville location. A great way to get out of house and express your creativity! Each student will be given twelve ornaments with six different styles. You’ll learn the art of decoupage while creating fun ornaments for your tree. All supplies are included just bring a friend! This class is scheduled for Saturday, December 12th from 10-11:30am. Deadline for sign up is December 10th. Each ticket is $30 per…

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Cookie Decorating Class (Huntsville Location)

December 14, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
University Pickers – Huntsville, 3024 University Dr NW
Huntsville, AL 35816 United States
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$50

Our very own cookie lady will teach you the art of cooking decorating and the best part is you will leave with five yummy desserts! Yay!

All supplies are included.

This class is scheduled for Monday, December 14th from 12-3pm. Registration ends December 13th.

Each ticket is $50 per person. All sales are final unless the class is cancelled.

Class minimum is 3, Maximum is 10

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January 2021

All My Gnomies Love Me (Birmingham Location)

January 24 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
University Pickers – Birmingham, 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672
Leeds, AL 35092 United States
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Did you know gnomes are known for the luck they bring? This cutie is sure to bring love to all who see it! This make and take craft project is a fun and relaxing way to spend time with your bestie. We will paint some fabulous gnomes with easy to use, eco-friendly, no VOC’s Dixie Belle Chalk Mineral Paint.

Please wear clothing you are comfortable working in since we are using paint. We will provide aprons, paint, and brushes.

Snacks and beverages are allowed and encouraged. We just ask that you drink responsibly. 😉

This class is scheduled for SUNDAY, JANUARY 24 from 1:00PM to 3:30. Registration ends on JANUARY 22.

Each ticket is $45 per person. All sales are final. No refunds unless the class is canceled.

Class minimum is _3_, Maximum is 8.

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All My Gnomies Love Me (Birmingham Location)

January 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
University Pickers – Birmingham, 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672
Leeds, AL 35092 United States
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$45

Did you know gnomes are known for the luck they bring? This cutie is sure to bring love to all who see it! This make and take craft project is a fun and relaxing way to spend time with your bestie. We will paint some fabulous gnomes with easy to use, eco-friendly, no VOC’s Dixie Belle Chalk Mineral Paint.

Please wear clothing you are comfortable working in since we are using paint. We will provide aprons, paint, and brushes.

Snacks and beverages are allowed and encouraged. We just ask that you drink responsibly. 😉

This class is scheduled for MONDAY, JANUARY 25 from 5:00PM to 7:00. Registration ends on JANUARY 23.

Each ticket is $45 per person. All sales are final. No refunds unless the class is canceled.

Class minimum is _3_, Maximum is 8.

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I heart painting workshop

I Heart Painting! (Birmingham Location)

January 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
University Pickers – Birmingham, 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672
Leeds, AL 35092 United States
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Join us for a fabulous make and take craft project featuring easy to use Dixie Belle Paint. Relax and have fun with friends as you make your own large take home heart. There will be lots of beautiful paint colors to choose from and you may choose to use water based stain as well. You’ll also learn dry brushing and aging techniques if you’d like to jazz up your project. So grab a few friends and let’s heart paint!

Please wear clothing you are comfortable working in since we are using paint and stain. All items used are VOC free and eco friendly. We will provide aprons, paint, and brushes.

Snacks and beverages are allowed and encouraged. We just ask that you drink responsibly. 😉

This class is scheduled for SATURDAY, JANUARY 30 from 5:00 to 7:00. Registration ends on JANUARY 28.

Each ticket is $45 per person. All sales are final. No refunds unless the class is canceled.

Class minimum is 3, Maximum is 8.

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February 2021

I Heart Painting! (Birmingham Location)

February 2 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
University Pickers – Birmingham, 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672
Leeds, AL 35092 United States
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$45
I heart painting workshop

Join us for a fabulous make and take craft project featuring easy to use Dixie Belle Paint. Relax and have fun with friends as you make your own large take home heart. There will be lots of beautiful paint colors to choose from and you may choose to use water based stain as well. You’ll also learn dry brushing and aging techniques if you’d like to jazz up your project. So grab a few friends and let’s heart paint!

Please wear clothing you are comfortable working in since we are using paint and stain. All items used are VOC free and eco friendly. We will provide aprons, paint, and brushes.

Snacks and beverages are allowed and encouraged. We just ask that you drink responsibly. 😉

This class is scheduled for Tuesday, February 2nd from 5:00 to 7:00. Registration ends on JANUARY 31st.

Each ticket is $45 per person. All sales are final. No refunds unless the class is canceled.

Class minimum is 3, Maximum is 8.

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Huntsville Location: 3024 University Dr NW, Huntsville, AL 35806
Phone: (256) 964-6862

Birmingham Location: 6200 Grand River Blvd, Suite 672, Leeds, Alabama 35092

Phone: (205) 702-0108

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Huntsville

M - F: 10am - 6pm
Sat: 9am - 6pm
Sun: 12pm - 5pm

Birmingham

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Fri-Sat 10am-7pm

Sun: 12pm-6pm

 

 

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