DIY Workshops

Everyone is welcome at our DIY Workshops!

So, grab your brother, best friend, or neighbor and get ready to DIY! Come one, come all!

District Bliss DIY Workshops bring talented creatives together to teach crazy awesome things from screen printing to floral arrangements, photography techniques, interior design, hand lettering, and much, much more! We offer both in-person and online workshops – so even if we haven’t expanded to your area, you wont miss out!

 

Upcoming District Bliss DIY Workshops

PHOTOGRAPHY: COMPOSITION AND LIGHTING

DIY Workshop: Photography. Learn how to use lighting in your home and create a stunning composition! Sips, bites, gifts, and fun! See you at West Elm in DC!

WEST ELM DC | MARCH 19TH | 10 AM – 12 PM EST

Learn how to use unique points-of-view, to frame your subject, create a stellar composition and lighting using standard in-home lamps! Arthur Reinaltt, George Mason University graduate with a Masters in Art Education, will be teaching you how to use things you already own to capture the perfect photograph!

You will learn how to stage a scene that is aesthetically pleasing, using compositional techniques, textures, color, balance, and more; plus, make a diffuser to create a softer lighting so you can re-create the lighting in your own home!

Make your photographs look like they were taken by a professional!

Attendees can bring products they’d like to photograph or use items at West Elm

What to expect

  • Learn how to compose the perfect photograph
  • Create a lighting diffuser to so you can continue photographing flawlessly at home
  • Use standard lamps to light your image
  • Sips + bites
  • Discounts, including 15% off at West Elm all day
  • Gifts created by Stacy Kleber Designs
  • Plus, tons of fun!

Bring your camera, smart phone, or whatever you’d like to use to take photographs!

District Bliss DIY Workshops + West Elm

westelmdoorWe’ll be hosting our DB DIY Workshops at West Elm!

We’ve partnered with West Elm in Logan Circle to host monthly DIY Workshops! We have some exciting projects coming up and tickets will go quickly, so stay up-to-date or you might miss out!

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In addition to our in-person DIY Workshops, District Bliss hosts unique online classes

Learn a variety of skills, techniques, etc all from the comfort of your couch. Probably in your favorite PJs. 😉 Stay tuned to social media for MORE upcoming topics and dates!

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In-Person DIY Workshops

We’ll have all of the supplies you need to create your own project – and you’ll get to take your rad DIY creation home with you! Don’t think you can create something cool? Not to worry, we’ll help you! Each workshop will be about a different, fun project – and we’ll be offering a wide spectrum of topics and projects! So, be sure to stay tuned to our social media for info on each workshop!

Online DIY

We want to inspire, educate, help support small businesses, encourage people as they pursue their dreams, and offer information on a whole variety of topics! There is a lot of info out there that we think is valuable to everyone – whether you’re starting a new business, writing a blog, generally creative, interested in learning, or simply looking for a refresher, our goal is to offer online workshops that can help you succeed! We want to share that information with everyone!

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Photography by Photos from the Harty,  Maps created by Cherry Blossoms Creative