Upcoming classes & markets

Interested in learning calligraphy but can't find a class date that works for you? Contact me about booking a private class! I offer private classes for groups of 8 or more on flexible dates.  

May 31

Watercolor Basics

I’ll teach you the basics of working with watercolor, show you my preferred supplies and walk you through a fun project.

7:00pm - 9:00pm CDT

Magnolia Events & Creations 2401 Harney Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68131

https://pleasantavenuepaper.com/listing/590088796/new-watercolor-basics-may-31-2018-6-to-8

Past events

May 12

Mother's Day Pop Up

The second annual Mother's Day Pop-Up! This year we are excited to expand the celebration to three locations at Countryside Village. Paper Kite Omaha welcomes EARTHENjoy, Wee Vintage Baby, Tied + True Floral, and Pleasant Avenue Paper Co. The Mix welcomes Heather Kita Jewelry Design. Cedar Omaha has the drink specials!

10:00am - 2:00pm CDT

Countryside Village Omaha 8722 Countryside Plz, Omaha, Nebraska 68114

https://www.facebook.com/events/2131829847046800/

May 5

SOLD OUT: Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Learn the basics of modern calligraphy with Courtney Mattern, the Omaha artist and calligraphy behind Pleasant Avenue Paper Co.

1:00pm - 4:00pm CDT

Magnolia Events & Creations 2401 Harney Street

https://www.facebook.com/events/618810438468929/

May 5

Rockbrook Village Craft Fair

Join us for the 2018 Rockbrook Village® Craft Fair where you can find makers, designers, vintage curators, small batch food and drink purveyors, apothecaries, (and more!) who will be showcasing their “craft” to the Omaha market in this curated event. Admission is FREE!

10:00am - 5:00pm CDT

Rockbrook Village 2800 S 110th Ct, Omaha, Nebraska 68144

https://www.facebook.com/events/1669825416433287/

May 5

Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Learn the basics of modern calligraphy with Courtney Mattern, the Omaha artist and calligraphy behind Pleasant Avenue Paper Co.

9:00am - 12:00pm CDT

Magnolia Events & Creations 2401 Harney Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68131

https://pleasantavenuepaper.com/listing/574166410/modern-calligraphy-workshop-9-am-to-noon

Apr 21 - Apr 22

Handmade Omaha Spring Art & Craft Bazaar

Shop local and shop handmade at Handmade Omaha's 6th Annual Spring Art & Craft Bazaar. Over 25 different local makers will be selling their handmade goods. Free Admission and Free Parking!

8:00pm - 2:00am CDT

Bancroft Street Market, 2702 S 10th St, Omaha, Nebraska 68108

https://www.facebook.com/events/1797697026909986/

Mar 24

SOLD OUT: Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Wedding season is just around the corner! My spring classes will include pointers on event calligraphy including place cards and addressing etiquette - making this class perfect for DIY brides or aspiring wedding calligraphers. Only metered parking is available. Please be prepared.

1:00pm - 4:00pm CDT

Magnolia Events & Creations, 2401 Harney Street, Omaha, Nebraska

https://pleasantavenuepaper.com/listing/574166410/modern-calligraphy-workshop-1-pm-to-4-pm

Mar 24

SOLD OUT: Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Wedding season is just around the corner! My spring classes will include pointers on event calligraphy including place cards and addressing etiquette - making this class perfect for DIY brides or aspiring wedding calligraphers. Only metered parking is available. Please be prepared.

9:00am - 12:00pm CDT

Magnolia Events & Creations, 2401 Harney Street, Omaha, Nebraska

https://pleasantavenuepaper.com/listing/574166188/modern-calligraphy-workshop-9-am-to-noon

Feb 10

SOLD OUT: Modern Calligraphy Workshop: Be Mine Edition

This three-hour workshops combines the best parts of my previous two classes! You'll learn the basics of modern calligraphy and explore a variety of supplies to build the essential calligraphy tool kit. Discover everything you need to know to create beautiful pointed-pen calligraphy. During the workshop, Courtney will introduce you to different nibs, inks and lettering styles. Participants will learn basic practice drills and how to develop their own personal style. All experience levels are w

1:00pm - 4:00pm CST

Magnolia Events & Creations, 2401 Harney Street, Omaha, NE

Feb 10

SOLD OUT: Modern Calligraphy Workshop: Be Mine Edition

This three-hour workshops combines the best parts of my previous two classes! You'll learn the basics of modern calligraphy and explore a variety of supplies to build the essential calligraphy tool kit. Discover everything you need to know to create beautiful pointed-pen calligraphy. During the workshop, Courtney will introduce you to different nibs, inks and lettering styles. Participants will learn basic practice drills and how to develop their own personal style. All experience levels are w

9:00am - 12:00pm CST

Magnolia Events & Creations, 2401 Harney Street, Omaha, NE

Feb 4

Made with Love Market

We’re a must-visit destination for gifts created by local craftsmen and artists with shoppers and vendors alike enjoying this unique and eclectic experience while shopping for their love(s). Not only will we be playing all of the best Valentine movies and love tunes while shoppers browse, we'll even have a carefully curated Made with Love-specific cocktail menu!

11:00am - 4:00pm CST

The Waiting Room and Reverb Lounge, 6212 Maple Street, Omaha, Nebraska

https://www.facebook.com/events/1431689366956598/

Feb 3

SOLD OUT: Modern Calligraphy Workshop: Be Mine Edition

This three-hour workshops combines the best parts of my previous two classes! You'll learn the basics of modern calligraphy and explore a variety of supplies to build the essential calligraphy tool kit. Discover everything you need to know to create beautiful pointed-pen calligraphy. During the workshop, Courtney will introduce you to different nibs, inks and lettering styles. Participants will learn basic practice drills and how to develop their own personal style. All experience levels are w

10:00am - 1:00pm CST

Magnolia Events & Creations, 2401 Harney Street, Omaha, NE

Jan 20

SOLD OUT: Modern Calligraphy Workshop

My all-new extended workshop combines the best parts of my previous two classes! You'll learn the basics of modern calligraphy and explore a variety of supplies to build the essential calligraphy tool kit. Discover everything you need to know to create beautiful pointed-pen calligraphy.

1:00pm - 4:00pm CST

Magnolia Events & Creations

Jan 20

SOLD OUT: Modern Calligraphy Workshop

My all-new workshop combines the best parts of my previous two classes! You'll learn the basics of modern calligraphy and explore a variety of supplies to build the essential calligraphy tool kit. Discover everything you need to know to create beautiful pointed-pen calligraphy and have some fun along the way.

9:00am - 12:00pm CST

Magnolia Events & Creations, 24th and Harney, Omaha

Dec 17

Holiday Market at The Waiting Room and Reverb Lounge

We’re a must-visit destination on Sunday, December 17th for gifts created by local craftsmen and artists with shoppers and vendors alike enjoying this unique and eclectic holiday experience. Not only will we be playing holiday movies and music while you browse, we'll even have a carefully curated Holiday Market-specific cocktail menu! This is free, family-friendly event!

11:00am - 4:00pm CST

The Waiting Room Lounge in Omaha

https://www.facebook.com/events/118797005465447

Dec 10

Love, The Locals - Holiday Edition

Join us for our 5th Love, The Locals handmade shopping event! We are excited to bring you THE BEST in handmade so you can shop local this season! Grab a friend and join us for a great time! Stay tuned for more details and visit our website www.lovethelocalsnebraska.com for more information.

12:00pm - 6:00pm CST

The BAY in Lincoln, Nebraska

https://www.facebook.com/events/346658359094507/

Dec 9

Hutch Holiday Market

Hutch Holiday Market & Glo After Party Featuring your favorite Local Makers! December 9th Marcus Midtown 3rd Floor 3-8pm FREE to the public Family Friendly! 8pm-11pm Glo After Party w/ Drink Specials

3:00pm - 8:00pm CST

3rd floor of Marcus Theater, Midtown Crossing

https://www.facebook.com/events/305547079937404/

Dec 9

Pleasant Avenue Holiday Pop Up

Falalalala! Pleasant Avenue Paper is popping up during Magnolia Events & Creations Open-Shop on December 9. Stock up on handpainted cards, holiday gifts and stocking stuffers. I'l be offering on-site custom calligraphy for envelopes and gift tags. Shoppers will also be entered to win a Pleasant Avenue gift bundle!

10:00am - 2:00pm CST

Magnolia Events & Creations, 24th and Harney

https://www.facebook.com/events/123715184972411/

Dec 1 - Dec 1

First Friday Makers Market

Local Handmade Vendors - Live Music - Free Admission - Free Parking

7:00pm - 11:00pm CST

Jazzercise Lincoln North 4640 Bair Ave Suite 240, Lincoln, Nebraska 68504

https://www.facebook.com/events/1736014573372820/

Nov 25 - Nov 26

Handmade Omaha Winter Art & Craft Bazaar

Shop local and shop handmade at Handmade Omaha's 6th Annual Winter Art & Craft Bazaar. Over 25 different local makers will be selling their handmade goods. Free Admission and Free Parking!

10:00am - 4:00pm CST

Bancroft Street Market, Omaha, NE

https://www.facebook.com/events/199200450618692/

Nov 18

Bench: MADE Holiday 2017

Bench: MADE is back for another Holiday artisan market! Over 50 of the finest craftspeople and retailers from our region will be showcasing their goods. Grab a friend, hang with some amazing folks, and stock up on quality goods while supporting local.

10:00am - 4:00pm CST

MIDCO WAREHOUSE (Immediately south of Bench) 1141 N 11th Street Omaha, NE 68102...

https://www.facebook.com/events/352346171853735/?active_tab=about

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