Free and Low Cost Events in September at Michaels

During the month of September, Michaels will offer a variety of free and low-cost in-store crafting events including Designing with Gelatos® paper-crafting classes, a meet-the-instructor open house, beading and rhinestone bracelet-making sessions, pumpkin workshops and more. Crafters of all skill levels and their families are invited to join in on the creative activities!


Kids Club events include seasonally-inspired projects such as football windsocks, DIY birdfeeders, candy corn Halloween banners, decorative harvest-themed mobiles and more.    



Instructor Open House

Saturday, September 12 | 11:00am – 3:00pm

Stop in for our open house, meet our talented instructors and sign up for an in-store class.


Free Paper Crafting Class: Gelatos® Swatch Journal

Monday, September 14 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Craft a colorful swatch journal using the Designing With Gelatos® Kit by Faber-Castell.


Free Jewelry Class: Arm Candy Stackable

Tuesday, September 15 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Create a trio of stretchy, stackable arm candy bracelets featuring rhinestones and strung beads.


Free Painting Class

Monday, September 21 | 6:30 pm—8:30pm

Join the class and explore basic acrylic painting techniques, brushstrokes, color selection and more.


Free Drawing Class

Tuesday, September 22 | 6:30 pm—8:30pm

Join us to learn basic techniques, including how to use fine art drawing pencils and erasers.


Craft Pumpkin Workshop

Saturday, September 26 | 1pm—4pm

Join us as we make the most of autumn with this stunning harvest-themed floral pumpkin project. Buy the craft pumpkin and the rest of the supplies are free.


Free Arm Knitting Class

Monday, September 28 | 6:30pm—8:30pm

In this beginner class, you’ll create a simple, cozy cowl using just your arms and some soft yarn.


Free Floral Class

Tuesday, September 29 | 6:30pm—8:30pm

Learn how to select floral pieces and create an autumn centerpiece or a feathered fall wreath for your door.


Family Craft Time: Great Pumpkin Event

Saturday, October 3 | 1pm—4pm

Join us for a pumpkin decorating class and let your imagination run wild! Purchase the pumpkin at Michaels before the class and the decorative supplies are free.




Football Windsock

Saturday, September 5 | 10am-noon

Your little makers can craft a football windsock just in time for the season to start! Ages 3 and up. Only $2 per session, includes supplies.


Bird Feeder

Saturday, September 12 | 10am – noon

Kids can make a bird feeder to hang in a treehouse or outside a window. Ages 3 and up. Only $2 per session, includes supplies.


Fall Handprint Tree

Saturday, September 19 | 10am – noon

Make a fall handprint tree to celebrate the leaves changing color this season. Ages 3 and up. Only $2 per session, includes supplies.


Candy Corn Banner

Saturday, September 26 | 10am – noon

Drop in and have your little ones create a fun candy corn banner for festive parties or classroom décor. Ages 3 and up. Only $2 per session, includes supplies.


Harvest Mobile

Saturday, October 3 | 10am – noon

Kids can create a harvest-themed mobile to keep or give to a friend. Ages 3 and up. Only $2 per session, includes supplies.



Leave a Reply