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Top Creative Studios to Visit in College Station

Top Creative Studios to Visit in College Station

College Station is a creative community full of busy hands fashioning, imagining, and producing one-of-a-kind treasures. These talented handicrafters are eager to share their spaces and their knowledge with others of a like mind. You don't have to leave the neighborhood to get started on your own masterpiece.

Living Water Pottery

Living Water Pottery is a friendly place where you don't have to be a sculptor to mold clay into your own work of art. The studio offers workshops and lessons in both hand-building techniques and wheel throwing on a potters wheel. Students work with earthenware or low-fire clay for easy and versatile results perfect for staining or glazing.

Lone Star Quiltworks

Lone Star Quiltworks is an impressive fabric and quilt shop boasting new collections of colorful fabrics every day to add to the over 6000 bolts already on hand. The experienced quilters at the shop are more than happy to share knowledge and to help with your own current projects. A variety of classes are available throughout the year ranging from basic binding to more complex machine and hand quilting. You can bring your own sewing machine or rent one from the shop. Lone Star Quiltworks is an active community caretaker sponsoring several annual charitable events.

U Paint-it

U Paint-it was established in 2004 by mother-daughter team, Valerie Woodcock and Penny Woodcock-Bane and College Station is all the better for it. They specialize in fun and relaxed group classes for all age groups and skill levels. Budding crafters get to choose from a large inventory of ceramic pieces, create their own designs, and paint it in colors making it their own. The studio then glazes and fires your masterpiece and in six days you can take home your own personalized keepsake. The finished product is food and dishwasher safe.

Degallery

Degallery is a College Station gem. It is an art gallery showcasing local talent, an event venue for unique gatherings, and an inspiring art school designed to develop your inner artist. The classes focus on a step-by-step technique of painting but still allow for individual expression. Classes are small emphasizing one-on-one instruction by local artists and are available for all age groups and skills. Specialty workshops like floral and landscape painting and "Figure Sculpture" are frequently offered for a more targeted experience. You can bring your own snacks and drinks.

College Station is a great place to live. Rise at Northgate offers spacious apartments in a convenient location with all the amenities. It's the perfect community to call home. For more information, you can contact us anytime.

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