Dragon workshop Thursday, Dec. 29

Calling our prop artists to the home of Captain Amanda from 2-8 p.m. this Thursday Dec. 29 (7330 Sycamore St., map). Jobs for any skill level (including zero skills!). Our goal is to finish our dragon Adversaire at this workshop — we’ll be hand sewing to attach his skin and creating his legs.

Props and Banners Workshops Parade Week

The Army of Artists at work! We’ll be making some new banners, spot cleaning and ironing existing banners,  replacing batteries and repairing props, and whatever needs to be done to get our props ready for parade day. All these workshops are at 7330 Sycamore St., map, the home of Captain Amanda. Jobs for any skill level (including zero skills!). If you sew, you might want to bring a sewing machine for working on the new banners.

  • Sunday, January 1, 3-6 p.m.
  • Tuesday, January 3, 2-5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, January 4, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Work Party January 2 at St. Andrew’s 

Most members have a reason to at least stop by this workshop, which makes it a bustling party. Full members will be picking up throws, foot soldiers will be picking up costumes, and everyone will be working on making our signature tea light throws. 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Parish Hall of Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church at the corner of Carrollton and Zimple (1031 S. Carrollton, map). Enter from the side door on Zimple. Show off your own projects or bring a snack or wine to share if you like.  Potluck snacks, delicious holiday leftovers welcome. Dress: casual.

Throws pick-up and in-person sale

Order throws now for pick-up at the January 2 workshop!  We’ll also have throws and keepsakes for sale in person January 2. Many throws have already sold out, so don’t wait too long to order yours!