The Latest Gardening Classes and Workshops Near Chicago

A green thumb is not needed to participate in any of the classes we offer at Blumen Gardens. We go through all the projects step-by-step with our well-trained instructors, guiding you while you discover your creativity along the way! Leave our garden center with a beautiful, handmade craft to decorate your home or to give as a gift. Contact us with any questions!

Open House Events at Blumen Gardens

Looking for a place to gather with the girls or date night with a significant other? Blumen Gardens in Sycamore, IL is the perfect place for just that! With open house events hosted all year round, featuring cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, music, shopping, and of course beautiful tours of the gardens, it’s the perfect night out. Can’t make it to an event? Do some shopping from home!

03/03/2024
FROM: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Sunday, March 3, 2024 10am-12pm $39 In this class, participants will learn the basics of needle-felting. Everyone will walk away with a foundational understanding of the technique and their very own assortment of eggs! Each egg will have its own unique characteristics based upon your design and the level of detail. There’s no experience necessary! Come ready to make new crafting friends and have fun this spring season. Includes: Instruction, Materials, Mimosas + Snacks
SOLD OUT-Wool Easter Egg Workshop | Sunday, March 3, 2024 | 10AM-12PM
03/03/2024
FROM: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Sunday, March 3, 2024 1pm-3pm $39 In this class, participants will learn the basics of needle-felting. Everyone will walk away with a foundational understanding of the technique and their very own assortment of eggs! Each egg will have its own unique characteristics based upon your design and the level of detail. There’s no experience necessary! Come ready to make new crafting friends and have fun this spring season. Includes: Instruction, Materials, Mimosas + Snacks
Wool Easter Egg Workshop | Sunday, March 3, 2024 | 1PM-3PM
03/09/2024
FROM: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Saturday, March 9, 2024 10am-12pm $39 In this class, participants will learn the basics of needle-felting. Everyone will walk away with a foundational understanding of the technique and their very own bunny! Each bunny will have its own unique characteristics based upon your design. There’s no experience necessary! Come ready to make new crafting friends and have fun this winter season. Includes: Instruction, Materials, Mimosas + Snacks
SOLD OUT- Wool Bunny Workshop | Saturday, March 9, 2024 | 10AM-12PM
03/09/2024
FROM: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Saturday, March 9, 2024 1pm-3pm $39 In this class, participants will learn the basics of needle-felting. Everyone will walk away with a foundational understanding of the technique and their very own bunny! Each bunny will have its own unique characteristics based upon your design. There’s no experience necessary! Come ready to make new crafting friends and have fun this winter season. Includes: Instruction, Materials, Mimosas + Snacks
SOLD OUT -Wool Bunny Workshop | Saturday, March 9, 2024 | 1PM-3PM
03/10/2024
FROM: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join us for our Artist + Maker Market on Sunday, March 10th from 11-2pm! Shop multiple local artists and makers set up in our indoor event space. Interested in becoming a vendor? Reach out to us at [email protected] for an application.
Artist + Maker Market- Sunday, March 10th, 11-2pm
03/15/2024
FROM: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for our Late Night Wedding Tours on Friday, March 15th from 5-7pm. No appointment necessary. Meet our Event Coordinators, and tour the venue, outside ceremony space, garden center and wedding suite. We hope to see you there!    
Late Night Wedding Tours
03/16/2024
FROM: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
🌼🧼 Immerse yourself in the world of crafting as you dive into the art of soap making with a twist – the creamy goodness of goat milk. Transforming simple ingredients into indulgent self-care treasures, you’ll craft a generous 1.5lbs of soap that can be molded into either 6 substantial bars or a dozen daintier ones – the choice is yours! Whether you’re treating yourself or planning heartfelt gifts for loved ones, these artisanal creations are bound to impress. No prior experience is necessary – just a willingness to explore, learn, and have a frolicsome time. 🐐🛁✨ In the event of a cancellation, a refund minus the processing fee will be refunded to the original form of payment within 7-10 business days
Goat Soap Workshop-Saturday, March 16th 10am-12pm
03/16/2024
FROM: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blumen Gardens, Sycamore IL
Join Owner Joel for a talk about Pruning Learn how, what and when to prune! Hands on training Saturday, March 16th $5 All Materials, Instructions, and Refreshments Included 20% Off Shopping when you attend our workshops! Sign up now! Online, In Person, or Give Us A Call at 815-895-3737. In the event of a cancellation, a refund minus the processing fee will be refunded to the original form of payment within 7-10 business days
Pruning With Owner Joel Saturday, March 16th 11AM
03/23/2024
FROM: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lily of the Valley Acrylic Paint Canvas Workshop Join us for a delightful artistic journey as we explore the beauty of Lily of the Valley flowers through the vibrant medium of acrylic paint. In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn step-by-step techniques to create a stunning canvas masterpiece inspired by these delicate and enchanting blooms. Saturday, March 23, 2024 10:00-12:ooPM $35 Includes: Instruction, Materials, Mimosas + Refreshments In the event of a cancellation, a refund minus the processing fee will be refunded to the original form of payment within 7-10 business days
Lily of the Valley Acrylic Paint Canvas Workshop Saturday, March 23rd, 2024 10:00-12:00PM
03/30/2024
FROM: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come one, come all to our joyful Easter Eggstravaganza! Join us for a delightful and FREE Easter egg hunt that promises a basketful of fun for the whole family. Get ready for a hopping good time as we turn Blumen into a wonderland of colorful surprises! Children of all ages are invited to embark on an egg-citing adventure, searching high and low for hidden treasures. Join us for our Easter Egg Hunt! Saturday, March 30th, 2024 The Hunt Begins at 11:00AM! This is a FREE event. In case of inclement weather, event will be moved indoors. Don’t forget to bring your Easter baskets! Please RSVP so we can better plan this event!
Easter Egg Hunt- Saturday March 30th-11:00am
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