Our DIY Workshop is a shared makers-space. We invite other local artists to join us in teaching classes of all mediums. We began our journey opening to the public in September 2019. We will continue to add guest artists to our calendar. If you are an artist or maker, please send us a message to find out more about how you can teach in our maker-space.
Interested in these artists and what they create? Check out their profiles and links below.
Interested in sharing your talent and teaching a class? Contact us for more information.
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Naomi Ullum, CDA
Naomi holds a C.D.A. (2000) and the M.D.A. floral portion of the Master Decorative Artist, (2009) through the Society of Decorative Painters. She has studied under many of our nation’s best Master Decorative Artists. She has been teaching painting classes on a regular basis at several venues including national conventions, the SDP headquarters, North West Christian Church in Wichita for many years. She has enjoyed the privilege of serving as Professor of Art for 12 years at Central Christian College of Kansas retiring in 2017.
She has been teaching art for over 30 years and is Artist in residence at Special Treasures Studio in Hutchinson, KS. At her working studio; a variety of artistic endeavors are produced on a regular basis such as:
stained glass art pieces,
sewing & quilting;
painted and fired glass projects,
stroke-work and floral paintings to name a few.
Weekly classes in several media are currently taught in Wichita at Northwest Christian Church
and in Hutchinson at Splinters-N-Rust on Monday and Tuesdays.
She serves as a judge frequently on request for local art communities.
She enjoys participating in many local art exhibits, and Is a Member of the Kansas Academy of Oil Painters, The Society of Decorative Painters & The Wichita Women Artist. The Artist experiences inspiration and delight in the creativity of God & finds purpose and fulfillment in life by serving others. The largest portion of her art works are created specifically for each new client & friend and welcomes commissions on a regular basis.
Sharon Emrick- Local artist Sharon Emrick has a love for Acrylic Pour painting! Watch for her classes in different pour techniques.
The Rusted Rooster (formerly Dust to Diamonds) - Buhler, KS
Hand painted upcycled items. Shutters, windows, chairs, cabinets, shovels and so much more! Check out her seasonal shop this holiday season at 216 N. Main in Buhler, KS.
Coneflower Sundry- Hutchinson, KS
Decorated sugar cookies and other yummy treats made from scratch for any occasion!
Rock Candy Custom Jewelry- Artist/designer Mindi Baldwin uses beads, charms, guitar strings and picks, gears and clock parts, and other mixed media to create one of a kind jewelry.
Neuenschwan Farms- Bringing new life to items thought to be trash! Retouched mirrors, cute cube storage, rustic hand made trunks, serving trays, farmhouse style benches, pantry vegetable organizer, adorable pallet board wine glass shelf, simply beautiful hand crafted coat racks and so much more
Wyldewood Art - Local landscape artist from Derby, Kansas with a focus on things found in nature. Amanda Gardner also works with many different art mediums.
Custom work welcomed.
Chaotic Infusions - Local artist Karla Simons from Wichita, Kansas creates canvas paintings with a whimsical and dreamy feel. This artist works with acrylics and chalk paints.
Craftin Caity- Hutchinson, Kansas
Specializing in vinyl, graphic tees, party decor and personalized items.