This holiday season, put a personal touch on your cards and make your own! The Holiday Card Workshop is led by acclaimed North Fork watercolorist Melissa Hyatt and includes a tasting of three holiday wines and some light nibbles to snack on while you paint. Plus, all attendees also get 10% off bottle purchases, so you can open a bottle at the event to enjoy or buy one to “pair” with your holiday card and a gift bag for the complete gift. This class makes a great holiday gift too!
- There are two event dates in this series: Thursday, Nov 16 and Friday, Dec 1.
- Your ticket includes the holiday card making tutorial and materials, a tasting of three wines, and light nibbles.
- Cancellations within 72 hours of the event are nonrefundable, however the ticket can be transferred to another attendee.
About Melissa Hyatt:
Melissa Hyatt is an accomplished watercolor artist, surface pattern designer, and illustrator. She loves to create and paint in her sunlit North Fork studio with her golden retriever April snoozing by her side. Melissa’s talent came in part from her two grandmothers, both artists who taught her to value the importance of creativity. Inspired by their artistry and commitment, Melissa graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in surface pattern design.
Melissa’s design skills were then honed in her work a design director for Waverly Fabrics, and she has worked in textiles as an artist, color consultant, and stylist for over twenty years. In 2015, Melissa launched her own brand. Her art has been seen on, bedding and dinnerware for Martha Stewart, fabrics for Waverly Fabrics, Schumacher, Home Accent Fabrics, and Belle Maison, bedding for Westpoint Home, home decor for Pier One Imports and wallpaper for Brewster Wallcoverings. She has designed logos for Northforkin’ and artwork for album covers at Atlantic Records. Melissa has been invited to host pop up shops at West Elm and Pottery Barn, and in her spare time she teaches watercolor classes in the North East. Her designs are licensed with Calypso Cards, Gina B., Raz Imports, Eccolo, Leanin Tree, Leanin Tree, Stupell Inc., and Cold Water Creek. There are more exciting collaborations in the works. She is also a founding member of the Collective Picnic Art Co., a group of 4 dynamic Surface Pattern Designers sharing their love of color and pattern.