Children's Workshops

Minimum age for children's workshop is 6 years old. Groups can range in sizes, but cannot exceed 16 children. Please contact us for details on pricing.

 
 

Paint a Masterpiece on reclaimed wood

In this workshop, children will use salvaged, pre-cut, sanded pieces of wood. The child will create their very own masterpiece on the piece of wood by selecting and using paints provided. There will also be a discussion about where the wood came from and why reuse is important.

Maximum students/kids = 18
Running time = 1 hour

Scrap It Up using reclaimed wood

In this workshop, children or students will use wood chips, wood cut-offs, scraps and other reclaimed lumber and materials to create their own sculpture or artwork using glue guns, hammers and nails. Their imagination is their guide. A Wagon Wood instructor will be on hand to give suggestions and oversee safety. Build a picture frame, sculpture or whatever you can imagine. 

Maximum students/kids = 15
Running time = 1 hour

 
 

 

Team-Building Workshops

 

Hang It Up with reclaimed wood

In this workshop, you will build a rack that can be used for coats, keys, scarfs or for hanging whatever you heart desires. Not only will you build this item with your own hands, you will also be using reclaimed wood from the Chicago region. Showing this material is valuable and useful, helps to keep it out of our landfill. (Note: Most material will be prepped prior to workshop).

Maximum people = 10
Running time = 1-1/2 hour

Scrap It Up using reclaimed wood

In this workshop, adult groups will use wood chips, wood cut-offs, scraps and other reclaimed lumber and materials to create their own sculpture or artwork using glue guns, hammers and nails. Their imagination is their guide. A Wagon Wood instructor will be on hand to give suggestions and oversee safety. Build a picture frame, sculpture, home decor item or whatever you can imagine.

Maximum people = 15
Running time = 1 hour