CLASSES...Art Adventures...Creative Gatherings! Gatherings for 2018

PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL JUNQUE DRAWER TO REGISTER FOR THESE ART ADVENTURES...WE NEED TO MAKE SURE THAT WE HAVE ENOUGH MATERIALS FOR EVERYONE!  913.261.8183  Call or email us that you'd like to register. Bring or mail a check to Jane Hosey Stern at 233 S. Cherry St., Olathe, KS 66061 or bring cash. Be sure to pay 24 hours prior to the class to hold your spot. 


SWEET or SNARKY SAMPLERS Wednesday, April 11  5:30-7:00pm... $25

We'll use vintage fabric and fabulous floss colors to fashion a sweet or snarky sampler for your space. Think of a word or short phrase. No embroidery skills needed. Super simple and fun. Wise words of wisdom float around the table like they did in the quilting circles from our past! 


DREAMCATCHER CREATIONS Saturday, April 14th,11am...$30


VINTAGE IVORY CHARM BRACELET Wednesday, April 18th, 5:30-7:00pm...$25

After building our base bracelet (we can make them to fit any size wrist!), we'll add small silver charms to create this beautiful one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry. 


BEADED PLANTER CLASS  Wednesday, April, 25... $19 or $29 (includes soil & plants) Come & go between 5pm-8pm during Girls Day Out!


Join us at Chick Events just one block down the street from our store! Saturday April 28 from 10-6 and Sunday April 29 from 11-4. Jane will be doing a free class during the event, but you must sign up for it. Check out the Chick Events FB page and see details on classes!



BEADED BUCKET CLASS   Saturday, May 5 between 11am-2pm...$15-$30




DREAMCATCHER CREATIONS Tuesday, May 8, 5:30-7pm...$30



BUTTON BOUQUETS Wednesday, May 9, 5:30-7:00pm... $18

We play with buttons & beads and by adding wire and cool vase or jar, you will make a darling centerpiece or desk decoration! 

I'm teaching this same Button Bouquet class in Louisburg at Louisburg Market Street on Wednesday, May 2, from 4:00-5:00pm (includes 9 stems and the vase!) email or call 913.261.8183 to register!


WINE BOTTLE LAMP CLASS Wednesday, May 16th, 5:30-7:30 pm... $35


VINTAGE KANSAS MAP QUOTE SIGN  Thursday, May 17, 6pm-7:30pm...$25



Perfect for over the doorway to your home or classroom/office to welcome the luck in your life! Create for yourself or that recent graduate!

YOUR STORY NECKLACE (or keychain/ornament)  Wednesday, May 30 

 Come & go class...between 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm during our Girls Day Out Day!

Choose 8 charms that tell your story, add beads & connector (retails for $48) only $25 that day!


KANSAS CITY...MY HOME NECKLACE Monday, June 4, 5:30-6:30 pm...$25

Using a vintage optometrist lense, we'll use a KC map or wherever your home is (when you register, let me know what map you'll need) to create a beautiful necklace. Adding a "home" charm and a crystal bead! 


JUNQUE DRAWER STUDIO CLASSES: drop by with cash registration or mail your check to Junque Drawer, 233 S. Cherry, Olathe, 66061 (made out to our artist teaching the class!) to save your spot! Want to create with your own posse of people at a different time/different day???... CREATE YOUR OWN ART ADVENTURE!... Call Jane at 913.261.8183 or email at and we'll get it coordinated! We have great creative spaces to hold classes, meetings & art adventures! See the calendar above and make plans to stop by our stores to see the spaces (indoors & out!). 

 LOVE to do art classes, parties & gatherings at Junque Drawer! We will post our classes on this site as soon as they are planned and we urge you to register (cash/check at store) as spaces are limited. If you can't get to the store, give us a call & let us know you're coming. If a class fills, we will do our best to post another session. If you cancel 48 hours prior to beginning of class, we will return your $. If you cancel within 48 hours to beginning of class, we will issue you a store credit voucher to be used for product or another class. All questions can be directed to: Jane at or (913)261.8183.

CREATE YOUR OWN ART ADVENTURE CLASS!!!....  PLAN YOUR OWN GATHERING!.... Looking for something fun and different to do with your family and/or friends? Consider booking an art party or creative gathering with us at the Junque Drawer. Pick a party and art project, choose the number of participants, set a date then email us at to book space and get a cost estimate.

Ideas below for art get togethers... (choose only 1 item per class)

-Handmade rings, bracelets, necklaces, & keychains! (jewelry made from charms, beads, typewriter keys, scrabble tiles, vintage buttons, adding machine keys, ephemera, optometrist lenses, and all sorts of phenomenal junque!

-Collaged & junqued-up journals with funky pens

-Copper & silver-edged charms & pendants or soldered charms/pendants -

33rpm albums, cigar boxes & funky found object wall clocks

-Handpainted wooden or canvas art pieces or quote signs

-Embellished jewelry screens or jewelry storage boxes

-Self-portraits: very funky & not your "usual" portrait class

-Lovely lanyards, badge holders & eyeglass leashes

-Bottle cap jewelry or junque-inspired horseshoe art

-Charming book thongs/ bookmarks

-Glorious gift tags & collaged home decor pieces

-Mosaic frames & collaged light switch covers

-Vintage beaded & wired spoon holders/cheese trays/serving pieces

-Cool button & jeweled pet collars or leashes

-Beaded candle snuffers & plates & wine bottle lamps & wine bottle torches

-Hand painted vintage purses and totes

-Paper doll or angels with wings creations

-"It's good to be queen" canvas piece

-Vintage book birdhouses

-Funky bulletin boards & chalkboards (with tacks & magnets)

-Delightful wire beaded sun catchers & chimes

-"Reflect" on your life - mirror (large or small)