Viva Fall River

February Workshops & Special Events at the Viva Maker Shop

Jan 27, 2024 | Press, Viva Downtown

Thursday, February 1 – 5:30-7:30PM
Tree of Life Pendant Workshop Hosted by SLJ Jewelry
$25, All materials included

Join Sharon Jussaume of SLJ Jewelry for for a fun and creative in-person event at Viva Maker Shop! In this class, you will learn how to make your very own Tree of Life pendant. Let your creativity bloom as you design and craft a unique piece of jewelry inspired by nature.

No prior experience is necessary – Sharon will guide you through the process step by step. You’ll have access to a variety of materials and tools to bring your vision to life. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned crafter, this class is perfect for anyone looking to unleash their artistic side.

Thursday, February 8 – 6:00 – 8:30PM
Magical Winter Landscape Watercolors for Beginners, Hosted by The Wandering Brush
$30, All materials included

Escape the winter doldrums while creating this magical winter landscape. Classes designed by The Wandering Brush are designed for beginners and advanced beginners in watercolor. Each painter is given professional tools, step by step direction and hands on help (if needed!) to learn the fascinating art of watercolor.

Get Creative Today!

Friday, February 9 – 5:00 – 8:00PM
Galentine’s Sip & Shop Hosted by Viva Maker Shop
Free, Items available for purchase.

Mark your calendars for Viva Maker Shop’s Galentine’s Sip & Shop happening on February 9th, from 5 to 8 PM! Join us for a themed cocktail, delightful cupcakes from What’s Up Cupcake, and get crafty at our Friendship Bracelet Bar hosted by Violet Sensibilities! Plus, you can preorder 6 packs of regular or jumbo cupcakes from What’s Up Cupcake to pick up that night. Don’t miss this opportunity to celebrate friendship and indulge in some treats!

Saturday, February 10 – 12:00-3PM
Swiftie Themed Bracelet Bar Hosted by Violet Sensibilities

$7, supplies included

Look what you made us do! Join us for a Swiftie themed friendship bracelet bar with Violet Sensibilities! Let your creativity go wild and create stretch bracelets to trade or keep!

Friday, February 23- 5:00 – 8:00PM
Southcoast Snackdown Sweet Bread Tasting Event Hosted by Viva Fall River and New Bedford Food Tours
FREE to attend


Stop by the Viva Maker Shop on Friday, February 23 from 5-8pm and taste test sweet bread from some of the participating bakeries. Attendees can vote on-site while also being able to shop a wide variety of products from over 60 local makers, artisans, and artists.

Saturday, February 24 – 10:00 – 11:30AM
Kids Watercolor Fun Workshop Hosted by The Wandering Brush
FREE; Reservation Required

Hey Kids, Wanna play with some cool watercolors and create shimmery bugs? This is a free class hosted by The Wandering Brush where students (ages 8 to 13 alone, younger children will need parental guidance) will learn fun watercolor techniques on several pre-drawn insects. We will also be using shimmers and splatters to bring life to our bugs.

This is a free class, reservations required. Donations to the instructor for supplies kindly accepted.