Dreaming in Color Workshop
with Amy Butler & Senior Life Coach Hildie Dunn
April 26/27 2014
The College House - Granville, Ohio

Join textile designer Amy Butler and Handel Group® senior life coach Hildie Dunn for a colorful, image-inspired workshop packed with ideas, creative insights, and inner exploration.

During this dynamic, fun-filled weekend, Amy will guide you as you create signature color palettes for your design work using your personal images, fabrics, ephemera and photos. During this exploration you will connect deeply with your heart too. Hildie will help you discover and define your dreams for your life. You will learn how to honor and tell the truth about what you really want while dismantling the fears that are holding you back.

You will leave this workshop empowered, inspired and tapped into your unique creative spirit!

We'd Love you to join us! April 26th & 27th in Granville,OH.
For More information and registration details you can email workshops@amybutlerdesign.com and our Sweet Susan can help you out! Love,
Amy and Hildie

Workshop Schedule

Saturday 4/26 8:30-5 morning nibbles and lunch provided
Sunday 4/27 starting at 8:30 am with morning nibbles ending at 12 noon.

Workshop fee: $400

To register: email workshops@amybutlerdesign.com
and we will get you secure registration/payment info
secure payment options include Credit Card/Paypal/Checks
Once your registration is confirmed you’ll receive full workshop itinerary and a short supply list

This intimate workshop is limited to 25 participants

Granville is a small town, shops, restaurants and Inns are all within a few blocks of the workshop venue.
Learn more about our quaint town here:

Hotel and B&B information:
The Granville Inn is right next door to the College House
The Buxton Inn is directly across the street

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but visit Anna's website to learn more about the other exciting Craft South classes!

Who's ready for a road trip?! Join me and Anna Maria Horner for Craft South in Nashville this June! Anna Maria has created a unique week long series of fabulous patchwork workshops, and we are joining forces June 20th - 22nd. I hope you can join us for this special weekend filled with stunning patchwork and color inspirations! XO Amy

Please visit Anna Maria's web site for more details, class registration opens Monday March 17th!

Weekend Patchwork & Color Workshop
with Anna Maria Horner & Amy Butler
June 20-21-22 (Friday thru Sunday) 2014
Nashville, Tennessee

Amy Butler and Anna Maria join creative forces to share an inspiring weekend of creating stunning patchwork. The opportunity to learn and absorb is wide open with project styles totally up to you and cheerfully guided by both designers’ expert eyes and company to reach some dreamy project results.

With an image packed presentation on how she she works with color to build her unique palettes, Amy will lead her color collage workshop to help guide your own color story. A hands-on color crafting exercise using your personal inspirational images, fabrics, ephemera and photos will fuel a palette to inspire your patchwork!

Amy & Anna Maria will also have plenty of beautiful patchwork samples on hand to teach specific techniques from and send you home with new skills and inspiration to last a lifetime.

Other features of the weekend include:

  • gifts of crafty goodness from Anna Maria & Amy
  • delicious and freshly prepared meals & cocktails
  • all sewing in gorgeous open, light filled studio (machines & basic supplies provided)
  • field trip to Anna Maria’s home for studio tour, dinner, and live bluegrass
  • pop-shop of Anna Maria’s & Amy’s fabrics, patterns, books, one-of-a-kind samples & more

Tentative Weekend schedule:

Friday June 20th
5pm- meetup for drinks + apps, 12th South
7pm ish- Sewing Studio for dinner, A.M.’s formal welcome, patchwork presentation

Saturday June 21st
9am- breakfast, sewing
12pm- Lunch & Amy’s Color Class presentation, followed by hands-on student work with collage, and color inspiration as lead by Amy.
Afternoon of sewing and patchwork, A.M. & Amy floating and helping
5:00pm- head to AMH home for studio visit, dinner, music on the patio
8/9:00pm- back to studio for more sewing (or hotel, up to guest)

Sunday June 22nd
9am- breakfast, sewing
12pm- light lunch, sewing
2pm- pack up & photos & farewells

Pop-Up Shop Open to ALL!
Studio Berry Hill, 2923 Berry Hill Drive, Nashville, Tn. 37204
Tuesday, June 17th, 11am-4pm
Wednesday, June 18th, 10am-4pm
Thursday, June 19th, 9am-4pm


Sold Out!

Morocco Ya Salam Adventure
with Amy Butler & April Meeker
November 8-13, 2014
Peacock Pavillions - Marrakesh, Morocco

An exotic, inspiring adventure exploring the sights, sounds, and souks of Marrakesh, combined with creative workshops in collage, color play, watercolor, sewing and more! Bask in the elegant luxury of the Peacock Pavillions while enjoying gourmet meals, amazing gardens and surroundings. Be sure to check out full details and itenerary in this PDF brochure.

Download the full PDF brochure with
information and registration details here!

email: april@secondsisterdesigns.com
for more information and support for any questions you may have.

Check out my online classes at Creative Bug!

I am so excited to be announcing my partnership with Creativebug. Creativebug has an extensive on line class offering featuring stylish DIY classes by the designers themselves. I have always enjoyed and respected their amazing videos and I am honored that I am working with them on some crafty classes of my own. We start with the launch of my first class where you will get a fun intro to stenciling. Followed by my Appliqué Tunic class where I show you how to up cycle two t-shirts from your stash and turn them into a fabulous tunic that we appliqué with beautiful quilting fabrics. Fun! Stop by Creativebug today to learn more about their new, low monthly cost of just $9.95 per month. They also make it super easy to buy a class ala' carte'!

Love and Light, Amy

Click Here to see it all at Creativebug!

Just click on 'instructors' then click on 'Amy Butler'!

NOTE: This is an affiliate link with our good friends at creativebug... Thank you for helping to support the companies I enjoy working with!

More creative abundance seminars coming soon!