CLASSES...Art Adventures...Creative Gatherings! Gatherings for 2017




BEADED WINE GLASS OR CANDELABRA    Wed. June 28, 5-7 pm  $20

Join Katie, Divine Wine Designs, between 5-7pm for a come & go wine accessory adornment class. You can bead a wine glass or a wine bottle candelabra!


DRAWER PULL WINE STOPPERS  Wed. July 5th    4 pm     $25
Katie, Divine Wine Designs, will be at the Drawer to help you create a one-of-a-kind drawer pull wine stopper! I use mine in a wine bottle full of dishwashing liquid by my kitchen sink...hardly ever need it for a bottle of wine (I thought the rule was if you open it, you have to finish it?....)


MAP ART QUOTE WALL HANGING   Thursday, July 6, 2017   5 pm - 6 pm
Choose a map from our selection of USA and World Maps and bringing your favorite quote, saying or family name, I'll guide you to create a personalized wall piece for your home or favorite space. Includes wooden dowel hanging kit to finish off your creation. 
Thursday, July 6, 2017
5 pm - 6 pm
CREATING WITH PAPER:  Origami dresses  Friday, July 14, 6 pm-7:30 pm 
Perfect for capturing a friend's special wedding day or just adding decor to your home, an origami dress is so fun to make! Guests will have a variety of paper designs to choose from to make their dress as personalized and unique as possible. Completed mat size measures 5.75" x 5.75". 
$25/ person all supplies included 
Friday, July 14, 2017
EMBROIDERY SAMPLERS...strong, sweet or snarky!  
Tuesday, July 11    5:00-6:00 pm   $25 per person 
We will hand letter (I'd be glad to help!) and hand stitch your favorite quote, phrase or words on 9.5" wooden hoop. Using vintage print fabric with bold colored threads or choose ivory and softer colored pick! Stitching and bitching and sipping (complementary vino!) is good for the soul. Beginners welcome...this isn't hard! 
$25/per person includes all materials


Using a vintage horseshoe, you'll design a good-luck holding piece of wall art for above your door of your home, office space or lake house! I'll furnish eclectic pieces of re-loved jewelry, buttons, beads, & charms, and different colors of wire. You'll furnish the imagination & creativity! Once you make one, you'll want to make more! Great wedding gifts! 

 $25/person (includes all materials)



WINE BOTTLE LAMPS   Wednesday, July 26  Girls Day Out  5-7 pm   $35

Join Katie during our Girls Day Out and make a stunning wine bottle lamp. You'll embellish the outside and Katie will have great stuff to wire wrap pieces of your choice. Stop in anytime between 5-7 pm for this come & go class!




Using a flattened wine bottle, we will embellish the neck with beads, buttons & charms and beautiful silver/copper wire. Also, an a serving matching serving utensil. These can be hung on a wall of your kitchen/dining area/bar area for a very cool vibe! 

$28 per person (all materials provided!)


BEADED BEER STEIN & BEER OPENER  Monday, August 7, 5:00 pm  $29

Join Katie to make a Beaded Beer Stein AND Bottle Opener using  fabulous beads & great wire. Enjoy a cold one while you create! 



QUOTES ON CANVAS   Thursday, August 10, 6 pm     $35

Using a 8x10 canvas as our base, we will use found papers & images to then add a great quote or saying. Get imaginative! Love these!


 YOUR STORY NECKLACE     Wed. Aug. 16    6 pm    $25

You will peruse the Junque Drawer charm bar and pick out trinkets/charms that depict you've been, what's important to you, who you want to be, and we'll put together your charms with beads, buttons, & chain. You'll get $50 worth of charms & pieces for $25. 


WINE BOTTLE TORCHES     Thursday, August 24    5 pm   $30

Using wine bottles and lots of beads, wire, jute, ribbons, paint, etc...we'll fashion a great centerpiece for your outdoor area. I'll furnish the bottle, adornments, glass marbles for inside & the ceramic cork & wick.



HANGING BRASS BIRD CHIME    Wednesday, August 30th   5 pm    $20

Using a brass bird and leaf, we'll bead wrap the hanger to make a great piece for in front of a window inside or outside in your garden. 


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.





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)