If the holiday spirit has your creative juices flowing, perhaps one of a number of Lowcountry holiday classes would help channel that energy.

Classes are scheduled for those who want to learn or brush up on an array of artistic and craft skills.

Whether it’s making a gingerbread house or decorating a residence, you’re likely to find a session or two that meets your needs. Some are included here. Call ahead to check for available spaces.

Bows and cards

What: Bowmaking and Very Merry Card Tricks classes.

When: Today. Bowmaking, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., and cardmaking 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Where: Michael’s, 1501 U.S. Highway 17, Mount Pleasant.

Cost: Bowmaking, $15, plus supplies. Very Merry Card Tricks, $10 plus supplies.

More info: To register, call 856-6243.

Home design

What: “Cents’able Interior Design: Styling Your Home Without Breaking the Bank.” Brown Bag Lunch Series. Trudy Mercy Brown, interior designer, shows how to decorate for the holidays on a tight budget.

When: Noon-1 p.m. Nov. 29

Where: Center for Women, 129 Cannon St., downtown.

Cost: Free.

More info: info@c4 women.org or 763-7333.


What: Making A Custom Door Ornament or Star of David using canvas.

When: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 3

Where: Wine and Design, 424 Broadway St., Mount Pleasant.

Cost: $35, including materials (bring food and drink).

More info: wineanddesignus.com/mount pleasant or 388-7857.

Holiday Plates

What: Decorating Holiday Plates, for Santa’s cookies or as gifts.

When: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 10

Where: Wine and Design, 424 Broadway St.

Cost: $35, including materials (bring food and drink).

More info: See above.

Workshop for kids

What: Holiday Fine Arts Workshop. Make holiday gifts, gingerbread houses and more for ages 5 and older. Kids staying all day should bring lunch; snacks provided.

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 21; gingerbread workshop only, 9-11 a.m.

Where: Creative Spark, 757 Long Point Road, No. 2, Mount Pleasant.

Cost: $60/$50 sibling discount; gingerbread workshop only, $30/$15 sibling discount.)

More info: 881-3780.