Wouldn’t it be nice to go gift shopping while keeping the kids busy at the same time? We thought so. Read on to discover five local businesses to create hands-on, one of a kind gifts for you and the kiddos to make together!
Create something extra special this holiday season with these Yelp-approved local businesses:
Maggie & Ellie’s Pottery and Art Studio
Paint your own pottery at the charming Maggie & Ellie’s! Unique to their studio, Maggie & Ellie’s uses bisqueware and underglazes to create durable, non-toxic, vibrant one-of-a-kind pieces. Whether mugs, treat jars or picture frames, Maggie & Ellie’s is the perfect spot for creativity to soar.
The Cleveland Candle Company
– Cleveland Heights
Create a custom candle at the special candle bar! Choose from over 145 unique scents to mix and match a soy candle that reflects the personality of your receiver. Their master mixologists are on standby to assist and creating involves no open flames. Within 1-2 hours, your candle will be ready!
This modern sewing studio is the perfect spot to create a gift and learn a new skill. Boys and girls ages 8 and up are welcome to learn illustration, crochet, knitting, and sewing with conductive thread. This mother-daughter owned business is worth the visit! Inspire a life-long hobby for your childq while checking a gift off your holiday list.
Beauty comes in many forms at this family-owned farm market and garden. Attend one of their hands-on classes to brighten the house with fresh, fun, funky flowers! Our pick: the terrarium and miniature garden workshop on 12/16. Graf will help you create the perfect holiday centerpiece!
Cleveland Rocks and Beads
– Cleveland Heights
Craft from stone, metal, glass and even Czech glass beads! Cleveland Rocks and Beads offers fun, affordable 1-hour kids classes to create wire wrapped crystal pendants, beaded bracelets, friendship bracelets, beaded key chains, memory wire rings and more. Create a custom piece of jewelry with help from the talented staff.
Happy Handmade Holidays, Cleveland Parents!
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