February 4 // Reclaim the Love Letter with Sugar Paper
In our digital age, many of us don't take the time to write thoughtful love letters. But we think this is such a beautiful part of any relationship. So this Valentines we’re teaming up with Sugar Paper to bring it all back. It will be a candlelit evening accented by sweets and champagne. And perhaps best of all, it will be hosted at Sugar Paper’s Santa Monica studio, where all of their letterpressed magic comes to life.
February 6// Nicole Miyuki Brush Lettering Workshop
February is the month of romantic gestures, and what better way than to get into the romantic mindset than practicing your hand at calligraphy! Nicole Miyuki is leading a beginner’s lettering class that will focus on creating gorgeous words in your own unique style and learning her ombre technique. We hope to see our instagram filled with all your pretty letters after February 6th!
February 6 // Introduction to Lightroom
Learn how to use Lightroom in this fabulous workshop for digital photography put on by Chana Messer. Chana will reference her 30+ years of experience in the digital design field during this hands-on computer experience. Bring your laptop, learning cap, and love for photography to the session, we can’t wait to see all your pretty pictures!
February 13// Surface Printing Workshop
Have we mentioned how much we love Poketo? well, just in case: We love Poketo. And we’re so excited about Swedish designer Lotta Jansdotter’s printmaking class. Not only will she help the group make some beautiful prints (on notecards, scarves, bags…) but she’ll also send you home with your own printmaking kit! Definitely an event to add to your calendar.
February 13// Imbibe Mixology Party
Do something different this year for Valentines. Grab your love (or a group of your friends) and come learn how to craft the perfect cocktail with Pharmacie. Then join us for the afterparty with our friends from Queue DJ. It'll be a night full of laughter and fun with a bunch of great people. Each guest will go home with everything they need to outfit their barcart, a handful of new friends, and mixology skills to make five essential cocktails: Moscow Mules, Martinis, Margaritas, Old-Fashioneds, and Mojitos.
February 27 + 28 // Pen to Press
So you’ve created a piece of original art and you’re not sure how to turn it into the professional piece you need it to be -- Pen to Press is here to help with their all-encompassing workshop. In this weekend course, you’ll learn the ins and outs of PR image production. We can’t wait to see the amazing pieces you come out with!