The arts are alive and well in Parker with a nice variety of locally owned shops featuring handmade items as well as places to go to make your own and we are lucky enough to have both a Hobby Lobby, Guiry’s, and Michaels for your power crafters out there.
Do it Yourself Art Classes in Parker
Board & Brush
10490 Dransfeldt Rd Unit 104, Parker, CO 80134
Phone: (720) 791-2700
Parker Art School FKA Monart
10490 Dransfeldt Rd Suite 103, Parker, CO 80134
Loads of art classes taught by local artisans as well as a coffeeshop with home made goodies and gift shopping.
2006 Kelty Road, Franktown CO 80116
I highly recommend taking a class with Tadashi! He teaches you to let go of rules and enjoy yourself while you create art. He teaches a monthly class for beginners and intermediate artists. Click here for more information.
Art Supplies in Parker
Shop Michaels Online
11425 South 20 Mile Road
Michaels hosts classes in jewelry making, cake decorating, and all sorts of free activities for kids every weekend. Signups are usually located near the front door. You can shop online and use the coupon too.
9090 East Phillips Place
Mon-Sat 10 am-6 pm
Sun 12 pm-6 pm
(They are doing an excellent job of sanitizing, shields by cashiers & mask-wearing).
16534 Keystone Blvd
Parker, CO 80134
Guiry’s has a LARGE selection of Fine Art supplies and usually an artist on staff if you are confused about what to buy for your project.
10901 South Parker Road
Hobby Lobby has a classroom with classes in Painting and other arts, ask the manager for more information.
I STRONGLY recommend downloading the Hobby Lobby & Michaels App to your smartphone. That way you always have the coupons with you.
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Local Arts Organizations
Parker Artists Guild
The mission of the Parker Artist Guild is to advance the development of fine arts in the community. To accomplish this the Guild offers instructional demonstrations, workshops, and opportunities to promote all forms of fine art.