Events

Stay up-to-date on all of the fun we’re planning here at Lovely Somethings! From drop-in nights, to calligraphy workshops and holiday events, all the details you need can be found here!

workshop

KIDS CREATIVE LETTERING WORKSHOP
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2019

Sheena Mays will lead the group in exploring creative lettering and creating a final framable piece of art. Suggested for ages 7-11 (must be able to write a complete alphabet)

Kids Creative Hand Lettering Workshop

Kids Lettering Workshop: $40
Saturday, October 5, 2019 | 2:00 – 3:30pm
CANCELLED


drop-in night

TROOP LOVELY SOMETHINGS
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2019

Troop Lovely Somethings workshop logo

Bring a craft you are working on, or a letter to write. We will have fun new things to experiment with and fun had by all!

Troop Lovely Somethings : FREE
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 | 5-7pm


workshop

SOLD OUT!!!
BRUSH LETTERING WORKSHOP
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2019

ALittleAfterNine will introduce you to brush lettering using two different size brush markers.

Your ticket will include a custom created workbook, two markers to take home and an hour and a half of expert instruction with Katie Uher.

Brush Lettering Workshop

Class space is limited to 8 participants so grab your ticket ASAP.

Please arrive at Lovely Somethings a few minutes early so that our class can begin at 6:00pm.

BRUSH LETTERING WITH ALITTLEAFTERNINE : $40
Thursday, October 10, 2019 | 6:00-7:45pm

SOLD OUT!!!


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CANCELLED
JAPANESE CALLIGRAPHY WORKSHOP
OCTOBER 15, 2019

Yuriko Millar leads you through the world of Japanese Calligraphy. This hands-on 90-minute workshop will focus on practicing the basic techniques of Japanese Calligraphy and brush strokes. No Japanese language skills or calligraphy experience is necessary. All supplies are provided.

Japanese Calligraphy Workshop

Instructed by Yuriko Millar

JAPANESE CALLIGRAPHY : $20
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 | 6:30-8pm
CANCELLED


family fun

LOVELY SOMETHINGS
5th ANNIVERSARY
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019

We can’t believe it’s been 5 years, so we better celebrate to document it!
Graf Growers’ Gladys the Flower Truck will be here selling fresh floral bouquets, succulents, pumpkins and Indian corn. They will also have pumpkin painting setup ($6 per pumpkin). Plus Océanne Jewelry will have a pop-up shop upstairs in the Loft. You can be sure that there will be plenty of treats and surprises, too!

5th Anniversary Event

LOVELY SOMETHINGS 5th ANNIVERSARY
Saturday, October 19, 2019 | 10am-4pm


workshop

Océanne JEWELRY STAMPING WORKSHOP
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2019

Océanne is making a trip to the LS Loft! They’ll be here to lead you with tools from their Gordon Square-based studio.

Oceanne Workshop

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We’ll explore basic jewelry stamping techniques and each student will have the time to finish a piece or two during the workshop. Choose between one stamped cuff or bookmark or two key tags. Materials used will include sterling silver or brass.

JEWELRY STAMPING : $45
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 | 6:30-8pm
Registration >


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MODERN CALLIGRAPHY WORKSHOP
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2019

ALittleAfterNine will introduce you to modern calligraphy using a pointed pen and ink.

Included: custom created workbook, a nib and holder, an ink well with ink to take home and an hour and a half of expert instruction with Katie Uher.

Pointed Pen Calligraphy Workshop

Class space is limited to 8 participants so grab your ticket ASAP – THIS WILL SELL OUT!

Please arrive at Lovely Somethings a few minutes early so that our class can begin at 6:00pm.

MODERN CALLIGRAPHY WITH ALITTLEAFTERNINE : $60
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 | 6:00-7:45pm

Registration >


members only

PORTAGE COUNTRY CLUB
LADIES HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE
NOVEMBER 9, 2019

PCC members and their guests enjoy a luncheon all the while shopping for holiday gifts from local vendors, like us, Lovely Somethings.

Portage Country Club Holiday Event


drop-in night

TROOP LOVELY SOMETHINGS
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2019

Troop Lovely Somethings workshop logo

Bring a craft you are working on, or a letter to write. We will have fun new things to experiment with and fun had by all!

Troop Lovely Somethings : FREE
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 | 5-7pm


family fun

COOL YULE AT GHENT SQUARE
IT’S EARLY THIS YEAR:
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2019

Our annual family-friendly day of awesomeness where we team up with Tadpoles & Tiddlers and The Jeweller’s Shop to bring your horse drawn wagon rides, Santa, Dave the Balloon Bender, Swensons Food Truck and  Santa’s Mail Room!

Cool Yule Event in Akron

Cool Yule at Ghent Square
Sunday, November 17, 2019 | 12-4pm


holiday workshop

FLOWER ARRANGING WORKSHOP
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2019

Betsy of The Portable Garden will be here to lead us in creating an amazing Thanksgiving centerpiece. 

Betsy Karetnick created The Portable Garden in 2004 with a simple mission – to spread the joy of flowers.
Hired for her experience in food and flowers, she helped create the benchmark Martha Stewart Living Radio on SiriusXM.
Betsy is a nationally recognized food and lifestyle expert and serial party planner.
She will be sharing her secrets in this hands on workshop here at Lovely Somethings.

Thanksgiving Centerpiece Flower Arranging Workshop : $85
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 | 6:30 – 8:30pm
Registration >


giveaways

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2019

This is OUR DAY! Please show up and support those that you want to see exist next year and the year after and the year after…
The first shoppers always receive special giveaways.

Small Business Saturday Event in Akron

Small Business Saturday : FREE
Saturday, November 30, 2019 | 10am-4pm


members only

FAIRLAWN COUNTRY CLUB
LADIES HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE
DECEMBER 3 & 4, 2019

FCC members and their guests enjoy an evening cocktail party and a luncheon the next day all the while shopping for holiday gifts from local vendors, like us, Lovely Somethings.

Fairlawn Country Club Holiday Event


drop-in night

TROOP LOVELY SOMETHINGS
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2019

Troop Lovely Somethings workshop logo

Bring a craft you are working on, or a letter to write. We will have fun new things to experiment with and fun had by all!

Troop Lovely Somethings : FREE
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 | 5-7pm


workshop

BRUSH LETTERING WORKSHOP
MONDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2019

ALittleAfterNine will introduce you to brush lettering using two different size brush markers.

Your ticket will include a custom created workbook, two markers to take home and an hour and a half of expert instruction with Katie Uher.


Class space is limited to 8 participants so grab your ticket ASAP – THIS WILL SELL OUT!

Please arrive at Lovely Somethings a few minutes early so that our class can begin at 6:00pm.

BRUSH LETTERING WITH ALITTLEAFTERNINE : $40
Monday, December 16, 2019 | 6:00-7:45pm

Registration >


holiday workshop

FLOWER ARRANGING WORKSHOP
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2019

Betsy of The Portable Garden will be here to lead us in creating an amazing holiday centerpiece. SAVE THE DATE!

Betsy Karetnick of The Portable Garden will be here 12/18 to host a workshop

Betsy Karetnick created The Portable Garden in 2004 with a simple mission – to spread the joy of flowers.
Hired for her experience in food and flowers, she helped create the benchmark Martha Stewart Living Radio on SiriusXM.
Betsy is a nationally recognized food and lifestyle expert and serial party planner.
She will be sharing her secrets in this hands on workshop here at Lovely Somethings.

Holiday Centerpiece Flower Arranging Workshop
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 | 6:30 – 8pm
More details + registration coming soon…


To be sure you’re one of the first to hear when these classes are officially released, as they often sell out, sign up for our email list, scroll to bottom of this page.

We are open to the possibility of private classes if you have a group of 8+ friends interested.

Email: liz@lovelysomethings.com to discuss the possibilities.