Maximalist Studios offers public and private classes in the living arts, from food and flowers to styling, gardening and entertaining. We structure each class to provide a hands-on experience in a creative and encouraging environment. Our instructors are some of the best and brightest designers, stylists, artists and makers in the country, providing the opportunity to learn from experts of national acclaim.
Oh My Gourd
Saturday, OCTOBER 5 at 10AM | $95
Ditch the carving kit and learn how to use upholstery tacks, studs and nail heads to pimp your pumpkins without the messy cleanup.
Spruce Up Your Home FOR FALL
Saturday, OCTOBER 5th at 1 | $75
Get inspired by watching Eddie add seasonal decorating touches to a sideboard, coffee table and fireplace mantle.
Fake It Till You Make IT
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24 at 6PM | $75
Move over, Martha. In this hands-on workshop, learn how to embellish store-bought appetizers and desserts so beautifully, your crew will think you made them all from scratch.
Living Floral with Margot ShaW
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30 at 10:30AM | $15
Join Eddie, flower expert Margot Shaw, RAM Floral’s Rebecca Mulholland and Little House Shop’s Sam Ehlinger for an inspiring chat on how to enliven your home with floral and botanical accents. Book signing to follow.
Saturday, NOVEMBER 2 at 10AM | $65
Make your holiday table sparkle with Eddie’s insider tips for blending dinnerware, linens and embellishments with flair.
Saturday, NOVEMBER 2 at 1PM | $65
Up your social media game by learning from one of the area’s best photographers how to capture, edit and share photos and stories like a pro.
CALLIGRAPHY & COCKTAILS
Saturday, NOVEMBER 16 at 10AM | $75
Learn basic calligraphy’s materials and techniques, then impress your Thanksgiving guests with a menu and place cards you create yourself.
CENTER OF ATTENTION
Saturday, NOVEMBER 16 at 1PM | $65
Top your holiday table with one of Eddie’s simple, stunning centerpieces inspired by nature.
PUFF THE MAGIC PASTRY
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21 at 6PM | $65
You’re golden, baby! From cocktail nibbles to dessert tarts, learn how to give your winter pastries a fancy lift.
Saturday, DECEMBER 7 at 10AM | $65
Even if the sweets aren’t homemade, the packages can be. Learn Eddie’s favorite ways to present holiday goodies to everybody on your list.
ALL WRAPPED UP
Saturday, DECEMBER 7 at 1PM | $65
You’ve purchased the perfect present. Now try Eddie’s tricks and techniques for dressing up your gift with wrapping paper, ribbon and festive finishing touches.