Get Creative at These Arts and Craft Classes in Utah County
June 20, 2019

Get Creative at These Arts and Craft Classes in Utah County

The American Fork community is a bustling mecca of creative souls and busy hands. Enthusiastic crafters and makers are eager to share their talents with the neighborhood. It's easy to explore your inner artist when you take advantage of these lively studio workshops located near our apartments in American Fork.

Holdman Studios

Holdman Studios is a magical place bursting with the light and colors of stained and blown glass art. Owner and artisan, Tom Holdman, inspires others with his incredible talent offering a one-of-a-kind experience for crafters. Tom's own work is known worldwide and his innovative designs can be found in a variety of public art projects and commercial buildings in all 50 states.

Stained glass classes are available for a minimum of six students and include five to six weeks of cutting and building your own personalized work of art. Those who want to experience the glass-blowing process can make an appointment for one-on-one instruction from a Holdman Studios expert. You get to keep the bragging rights to your own beautiful hand-blown bowl or glass flower. It doesn't get any better than that.

Painters Palette

Painters Palette opened its doors in American Fork in 2016 and the community couldn't be happier. The always lively paint your own pottery studio is the perfect destination for an uncommon night out with friends or to celebrate a special day. The small family-owned venue has a neighborly vibe and you will feel like you just stopped by to visit old acquaintances.

The popular Paint Nights provide step-by-step instruction for painting your own canvas yet encourages you to explore your own artistic flair. You can just walk in anytime to try your hand at decorating your choice of ceramic figurines or vases. Painters Palette charges a simple flat fee and provides everything you need from start to finish. The studio is also available for private parties.

The Sewing Basket

The Sewing Basket is American Fork's coolest quilt shop featuring quality fabric and patterns as well as monthly sewing and quilting classes. Owner Dona Shadowen took over the reins from The Quilting Cottage in 2013 turning her vision into something brand new. The quaint and bright store is as inviting as it is comprehensive and you will be entranced as soon as you walk through the door by the finished quilts hanging on the wall.

Dona is always on hand to help you with your own quilting projects or is happy to get you started on a new one. She offers both sewing and beginning quilting workshops for all age groups. You will feel like you went to your grandmother's house when you participate in The Sewing Basket's tea and craft events where friendly conversation and laughter are expected. 

American Fork is a fantastic community to call home. Rivulet Apartments offers luxury living spaces in a convenient location with the best in amenities. You can contact us anytime for more information or to arrange a personal tour.