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Whether you are looking to pick up a new skill or just want to get creative and make something by yourself, Jax has plenty of fun hands-on workshop classes all over town! We’ve compiled a list of the best workshop classes in Jacksonville for those of you who want to allow your artistic side some freedom and get your creative juices flowing!

Best Workshop Classes In Jacksonville
📷 Burnt Glassworks

Burnt Glassworks

Have you ever wanted to try glass blowing but weren’t sure where to begin, or even how? Burnt Glassworks is the perfect place to fulfill that dream! They have plenty of different workshops to choose from in which you can make your own glass creations. From wine glasses and mugs to starfish paperweights, you can make just about anything you can imagine. Also, they tend to have seasonal workshops – during the fall you can create pumpkins and get in the holiday spirit by making ornaments at Christmas time!

The cool thing about this opportunity is that it is completely hands-on! With the help of the guys at Burnt Glassworks, you will be using all the tools and techniques to create your own blown glass piece. Don’t be nervous, though, everyone at Burnt Glassworks is extremely kind and helpful. If you’d love a cool beer while handling all that hot glass, they also offer pop up shops at King Maker Brewing.

Hours depends on workshop schedule

📍Studio: 5105 Philips Hwy #201, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA

📍Pop up at King Maker Brewing: 720 King St, Jacksonville, FL 32204

 

Best Workshop Classes In Jacksonville
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Wick: A Candle Bar

At Wick: a Candle Bar you are able to create the candle of your dreams! The process begins at their scent wall – they have over 90 scents for you to choose from! Once you’ve smelled all the samples and narrowed down your favorite scents, you are able to pick your candle jar! After you’ve made all the tough decisions, it’s time to make your candle! The employees at Wick are extremely helpful, and they will help you narrow down your favorite scents to create the best combination. After you mix together your scents and wax, your candle must rest for 90 minutes so the wax can harden. This is the perfect workshop for a fun date night or a girls day out!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday – Saturday | 11AM–7PM
Sunday | 11AM–5PM
 

📍 1641 Hendricks Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32207

Best Workshop Classes In Jacksonville
📷 Atlantic Pottery Supply

Atlantic Pottery Supply

While you might not be able to recreate the famous scene from Ghost, learning how to make pottery might put you one step closer! At Atlantic Pottery Supply, you can either sign up for one-time workshop classes or a month-long option that includes 4 workshop classes. Out of their monthly classes, you can decide whether you’d rather use the wheel throwing or hand-building technique. They also offer private lessons and kid classes, too!

Hours depend on workshop schedule

📍1904 Debarry Avenue, Orange Park, Florida 32073

Best Workshop Classes In Jacksonville
📷 A Chef's Cooking Studio

A Chef's Cooking Studio

Looking to create a yummy dish to impress all your friends? Learn how to cook something out of your comfort zone at A Chef’s Cooking Studio! They release their monthly calendars in advance, so be sure to plan ahead and check out which dish you’d be interested in making! They have different styles of classes, too. You can either attend and watch a “demo and discuss” class or participate in a “make and take” class. On Thursday and Friday classes, wine and sparkling water are also included. Perfect for any date night!

Hours depend on workshop schedule

📍 145 Hilden Rd STE 119, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32081

Best Workshop Classes In Jacksonville
📷 Painting with a Twist

Painting with a Twist

If you’ve got a blank spot on your wall and you want to fill it with your own artistic masterpiece, Painting with a Twist would be a fun place to really test out your creative abilities! They are always offering fun and unique classes, so you’d be sure to find one you’d love to attend. They also offer specials like the late-night black light parties in which your paint will glow under the lights! (Pro tip: wear white or neon colors so you also glow along with the paints!) Most of the classes range from $30 to $45, so this would be a cute date night or a fun girls’ night out! Keep in mind that it is a Bring your own Bottle event, and they also don’t provide cups or bottle openers, so come prepared. If you want to bring the whole family, they also have family-friendly events during the day!

Hours depend on workshop schedule

📍1525 San Marco Blvd Jacksonville, FL 32207

Go to Class!

You can always teach an old dog new tricks, but in order to learn you’ve got to try it! Have fun at these best workshop classes in Jacksonville and come home with something handmade that you can be proud of! Be sure to tag us on FacebookInstagramTwitter and TikTok if you attend any of these workout classes in Jacksonville and don’t forget to use the hashtag #StuffToDoInJacksonville

Rebecca McCandless

Rebecca McCandless

Becca is a Marketing Intern for the Stuff to Do in Jacksonville City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Jacksonville area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinJacksonville on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.

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