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November 04 - November 10
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    Vein Of Gold - A Spiritual Journey into Your Creative Landscape

    6:30 pm-8:30 pm
    Evilena's Red Dresser
    20887 S. LaGrange Road, Frankfort, IL 60423

    Join Renee Klyczek Nordstrom, art therapist and artist, for a spirited journey into your creative landscape.  The Vein of Gold is a guided process of uncovering, fostering, and maintaining creativity in anyone! This 8-week workshop helps participants to connect with their inner creative spirit in a safe and respectful environment. It is an engaging process of inspirational readings, discussions, exercises and using art materials. If you’ve never accessed your creative spirit, or if you’re a seasoned creative, the journey alongThe Vein of Gold will enrich your life and art practice. This series is open to new and returning students.

    Each participant is asked to bring a copy of The Vein of Gold by Julia Cameron.

    Currently, Renee is in private art therapy/counseling practice in Chicago Heights and Bourbonnais, Illinois. She has facilitated art therapy sessions for groups and individuals at a large residential treatment center for adolescent and adult females. Renee has practiced art-making for over 30 years. She works among a community of artists at Union Street Gallery in Chicago Heights, Illinois. Her extensive teaching experience includes art therapy and fine arts classes for children, adolescents, and adults, as well as, facilitating independent studies.

    The Vein of Gold at Evilena’s Red Dresser, 20887 South LaGrange Rd., Frankfort, IL
    Oct 1 – Dec 3 (no class Nov 5) Mondays, 6:30-8:30pm
    $120.00 for 8 week course (fee is due September 24) no refunds unless minimum is not met

    Payment: Cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express Minimum 10 participants, maximum 15
    Materials needed: The Vein of Gold, Julia Cameron 

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    Advanced Farmhouse Paint Class

    9:30 am-12:00 pm
    Evilena's Red Dresser
    20887 S. LaGrange Road, Frankfort, IL 60423

    Join us for our hands-on Advanced Farmhouse Paint Technique class. You will learn how to use our Farmhouse stains to bring an antique look to your projects. In addition, you will also be learning how to layer paints and distress your furniture to get a unique Farmhouse look for your pieces. 

    The class includes all supplies, take home instructions and a LOT of INSPIRATION to get you started and complete your project. Please bring a small piece to work on (drawer to a dresser, wood frames). In addition, you’ll take home two sample boards you’ll create to practice the techniques.

    Sign up today at our store, or call 815.464.2668. The cost is $75.00 limited seating, pre-registration required to save your seat. Coffee & snacks will be provided. Get ready to change your old pieces into something spectacular! Let’s get creative together at Evilena’s Red Dresser!