Art Walk Saturday, May 31st 1-6 pm!!!

Exciting things are happening on Madison Avenue, we are M.A.D. about art! We will be having our inaugural M.A.D. Art Walk on Saturday, May 31st from 1-6 pm. What is M.A.D.? It is the acronym for the newly formed Madison Arts District. The west end of Madison is teeming with great places and CG is proud to be a part of it! We will be offering make and take crafts all day long, projects for all ages from kids to adults. And don't forget, parking is easy at CG, we have a huge public lot directly behind the store. Our block is featuring CG, Goddess Blessed and the grand opening of Victoria Stanbridge Photography. Further down Madison are many other participating shops so plan to make a day of it. Questions? Email And don't forget to like us on facebook!


Reversible Apron Class

Need a cute new apron for your bitchin' kitchen? You know you do! In 2 hours time you will create a cute reversible apron. $25 per person, all materials included. Class size limited to 4 people. Must prepay in advance at the store or send paypal to to secure your spot.

Class Times:

Wednesday, March 12th 5-7 pm
Saturday, March 29th 1-3 pm

Sugar Skull Wall Art Class

Who loves sugar skulls? CG does!!! Make your own wall art to spruce up your pad. All skill levels welcome! Must prepay in store or send paypal to to secure your spot. $10 per person, class size limited to 8 people.

Class Times:

Saturday, March 8th: 1-2:30 pm
Wednesday, March 19th: 5:30-7 pm

Furry Pillow Class

Want to learn how to make this cute furry pillow? Of course you do! With a little hand sewing and some machine sewing, in 2 short hours this cute little guy will be your new friend. Cost is $25 per person, all material included. Class size is limited to 4 people, must prepay at the store or send paypal to to secure your spot.

Class Times:

Thursday, March 13th: 5-7 pm
Saturday, March 22nd: 1-3 pm


New Classes for February!

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Friendship Bracelets 101: Beginner-level
Saturday, February 22nd 12-2pm
Margaret Gardner, instructor

$10($12 if you want to keep the clipboard)
Learn how to make a timeless classic. Friendship bracelets never go out of style, and choosing the colors is half the fun! Learn how to tie the basic friendship bracelet knot- the forward knot- and create your own 3-color diagonal stripe friendship bracelet for yourself, or to give to a special friend. A beginner level class for ages 10 and up. Over-achievers may also learn the backwards knot and make a chevron bracelet! All supplies provided. Take home your own clip board for $2 extra!

Amigurumi Basics: Intermediate-level
Wednesday, February 26th 5:30-7:30pm
Margaret Gardner, instructor

Amigurumi, the Japanese-originated style of crocheting stuffed toys, is super popular, and very fun! Learn how to crochet your very own “kawaii” (“cute”) fiber friend in this class. Students will learn the techniques of crocheting in the round, single crochet, increase, decrease, making a starting ring, basic pattern reading, stuffing, and sewing pieces together. Basic crochet understanding and experience is required- Understanding of terms such as “Chain,” “yarn over,” “draw up a loop,” and “single crochet,” are a must, and novice experience such as making a hat, dishcloth, scarf, basic afghan, or similar are helpful. All supplies provided.