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Private Workshops at Hitchcock Paper Co.

Looking for a unique activity for your upcoming bridal shower, birthday party, or social group? Or just an excuse to get the gang together for some crafting?

In-person workshops are currently available to be booked in our private second floor, waterfront studio space in Occoquan, VA.

All workshops include:

  • Private access to our waterfront studio space
  • Tables/chairs for up to 14 people
  • Materials for the specific class
  • Coffee, tea, and water
  • Individual tickets links can be created, so guests can pay on their own
  • Option to include a theme (fall, holiday, wedding, etc) to the workshop

Additional details:

  • A minimum of 5 people is required to book a class
  • A 50% non-refundable deposit is required (however, we will always work with you to change dates if something last minute comes up!)

The person booking the workshop may elect to bring their own food and beverage (including adult beverages!). Clean up of these items is the responsibility of the person booking the event.

Please email us at design@hitchcockpaper.com for more information.

 

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Workshop Menu


Beginners Calligraphy

$175 per person (3 hour class)

During this introduction to calligraphy, you will learn all the basics of pointed pen calligraphy in a relaxed and inspiring atmosphere. We will focus on the lowercase alphabet and provide you with all the supplies you'll need to continue your studies at home. Students will receive a helpful set of instructional handouts for this three hour workshop, taught by a top calligrapher in the Washington, DC area. Intermediate and Advance levels also available.

Introduction to Brush Lettering

$175 per person (3 hour class)

This class will be full of colorful fun as we learn calligraphy letterforms with brush markers and watercolors! No experience is required and all materials will be provided. You will be able to take all your materials home with you to continue your practice! This class is also perfect for students with prior calligraphy experience, but would like to learn how to use a different medium for their letteringIntermediate and Advance levels also available.

Creative Card Making

$45 per person (1 hour class)
$65 per person (2 hour class)

In this workshop participants will learn how to get creative when making greeting cards! Techniques include card making, how to pour a wax seal, simple origami, how to make an envelope and envelope liner, and stamping techniques. You will learn how to embellish your cards and envelopes with the skills you've learned in the class. Each participant will get to take home the items they have worked on, plus a few special goodies. No prior crafting experience is required.

Introduction to Wax Sealing

$75-100 per person (2 hour class)

In this beginners class, we will start with a basic tutorial focusing on how to use wax seals (or refresher for those who have done this before). From there we will have fun experimenting with multiple colors of wax and different embellishments. Plus, we will practice different melting methods, such as using wax stickers, wax beads over a flame, melting pots, and glue guns. You will leave with some materials needed to make your own additional wax seals at home.

This workshop has two registration options:

  • Starter Kit ($100): this is a great option for those new to wax sealing. The starter kit includes 1 handle + 1 stamp in the design of your choice (see current options at https://www.hitchcockpaper.com/collections/wax-seal-supplies).
  • Bring Your Own ($75): This choice is for those who want to bring their own seal and handle.

Getting Creative with Wax Sealing

$75-100 per person (2 hour class)

In this workshop we will utilize our wax sealing skills to create unique and fun creations. Bookmarks and magnets can be used as gifts or simply treat yo’self!  Basic knowledge and familiarity with wax sealing is recommended, but not required.

This workshop has two registration options:

  • Starter Kit ($100): this is a great option for those new to wax sealing. The starter kit includes 1 handle + 1 stamp in the design of your choice (see current options at https://www.hitchcockpaper.com/collections/wax-seal-supplies).
  • Bring Your Own ($75): This choice is for those who want to bring their own seal and handle.

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Ready to book or have additional questions? Contact our Studio Manager at design@hitchcockpaper.com!

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