Artist of the Week!
Jul
9
to Aug 26

Artist of the Week!

Artist of the Week!

Our 3rd annual Artist of the Week will begin July 9th and run until the end of August. All we need now are some kids who really love to create!

WHO?
Any school aged child, from pre-school to a senior in college.

WHAT?
Each week one artist will have their work on display at the store and an art show any night of the week that works best for them to invite family and friends to the show. All proceeds made from the artist’s pieces will go directly to the artist.

WHERE?
At Pear Tree of course!

WHEN?
Any week between July 9th to August 20th

WHY?
Mostly for fun and also to encourage budding artists to work on their craft.

If you are interested in signing up, please send an email to Danielle at danielle@peartreepaper.com. 

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Bath Salts and Scrub
May
17
6:00 PM18:00

Bath Salts and Scrub

Wednesday, May 17th from 6:00-7:30 PM

Learn how to mix your own bath salt or scrub with essential oils. Pear Tree will provide all your materials and you go home with a unique blend meant just for you.

We use only the best salt and high quality essential oils for the scrubs. Minera Dead Sea Salt, that are famous for their many natural therapeutic ways to treat and care for your body, due to their unique composition of minerals. Minera Dead Sea Salts are harvested from the southern Dead Sea in Israel, where mineral content is at its highest. Also, fine grain Dead Sea Salt dissolves quickly in the bathtub making it the perfect grain size for the frequent soaker. 

Space is limited, so please reserve your seat early.

$20 per person

https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/bath-salts

 

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Bath Salt and Scrub
Apr
26
6:00 PM18:00

Bath Salt and Scrub

Wednesday, April 26th from 6:00-7:30 PM

Learn how to mix your own bath salt or scrub with essential oils. Pear Tree will provide all your materials and you go home with a unique blend meant just for you.

We use only the best salt and high quality essential oils for the scrubs. Minera Dead Sea Salt, that are famous for their many natural therapeutic ways to treat and care for your body, due to their unique composition of minerals. Minera Dead Sea Salts are harvested from the southern Dead Sea in Israel, where mineral content is at its highest. Also, the fine grain Dead Sea Salt dissolves quickly in the bathtub, making it the perfect grain size for the frequent soaker. 

Space is limited, so please reserve your seat early.

$20 per person

See you there!

https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/bath-salts-and-scrubs

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Arm Knitting | Scarves
Mar
10
6:00 PM18:00

Arm Knitting | Scarves

Ever wonder how those fantastic fluffy scarves are made or questioned if you have a creative side???? Wonder no more! Join us on Friday, March 10th from 6:00 - 7:30 PM with local artist Laura Brown. She will demonstrate and teach you the art of arm knitting. The best part? You get to go home with your very own, handmade scarf. The next time someone compliments you on your scarf and asks where you bought it, you can proudly say "Oh, it's just something I made. My crafty side has come out that's just what I do now". :-)
 

The class is only $29 per person and space is limited! Don't wait to sign up. Click here to reserve your spot now.  

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Dec
8
6:00 PM18:00

December 8: Needle Felting with Jennifer Weber

Learn the art of needle felting with local fiber artist Jennifer Weber. You'll head home with the supplies to make your own little creatures at home as well as a felted penguin you've made yourself at the workshop.

Space is limited, so please reserve your seat early.
$25 per person: https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/needle-felting-workshop

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Dec
8
12:00 PM12:00

December 8: Crafternoon Bath Salt & Scrub Mixer

Thursday, December 8 from Noon to 1 p.m.

Take a lunchtime break and learn how to mix your own bath salt or scrub with essential oils. Pear Tree will provide all your materials and you go home with a unique blend just for you.

Space is limited, so please reserve your seat early.
$25 per person: https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/crafternoon-bath-salt-scrub-mixer

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Dec
7
6:00 PM18:00

December 7: Holiday Card Making II

Wednesday, December 7 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Join us for a fun night out making holiday cards. We will share some of their favorite card making technique such as stamping, water coloring, embossing, using a "Minc" machine, and more!

Crafters will be provided with materials to make 4 to 6 cards.

Space is limited, so please reserve your seat.
$25 per person: https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/holiday-card-making-workshop-ii

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Dec
1
6:00 PM18:00

Holiday Wreath Making Workshop

Thursday, December 1
from
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Get into the holiday season by creating your own holiday-inspired wreath. There is nothing more beautiful than what nature offers us to decorate our homes in New England. We will build our wreaths by hand with the help of local artist Laurenne Ramsdell. All supplies, instruction, snacks & refreshments included. Limited space available so signing up early is highly suggested.

$30 per person
Save your seat: https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/wreath-making-workshop

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Nov
29
6:00 PM18:00

November 29: Holiday Card Making

Tuesday, November 29 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Join us for a fun night out making holiday cards. We will share some of their favorite card making technique such as stamping, water coloring, embossing, using a "Minc" machine, and more!

Crafters will be provided with materials to make 4 to 6 cards.

Space is limited, so please reserve your seat.
$25 per person: 
https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/holiday-card-workshop-i

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Nov
20
11:00 AM11:00

November 20: Bath Salt & Scrub Mixer

Sunday, November 20 from 11 a.m. to noon

Learn how to mix your own bath salt or scrub with essential oils. Pear Tree will provide all your materials and you go home with a unique blend meant just for you.

Space is limited, so please reserve your seat early.
$25 per person: https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/bath-salt-scrub-mixer

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Nov
18
12:00 PM12:00

November 18: Crafternoon Pom Pom Garland Workshop

Join us for a fun lunchtime workshop making pom poms. Choose from an assortment of colors and yarns while learning the art of making the perfect pom pom. 

Pear Tree will provide all materials and you'll go home with a gorgeous garland to add a splash to your mantle or door frame.

Space is limited, so please save your seat early. 
$15 per person : https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/crafternoon-pom-pom-garland-workshop

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Nov
9
6:00 PM18:00

November 9: Pom Pom Garland Workshop

Join us for a fun evening of pom pom making. Choose from an assortment of colors and yarns while learning the art of making the perfect pom pom. 

Pear Tree will provide all materials and you'll go home with a gorgeous garland to add a splash to your mantle or door frame.

Space is limited, so please save your seat early. 
$15 per person : https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/pom-pom-garland-workshop-november

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Oct
28
12:00 PM12:00

October 28: Lunchtime Pocket Quotes with Caryn Lynn Duncan

Friday, October 28 at Noon

Join local Dover artist Caryn Lynn Duncan for a 45-minute lunchtime workshop. Cut, stamp, and create your own packet of pocket quotes to take with you when you need a moment of inspiration.

$15 per person. Space is limited, so please reserve your space early: https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/item/pocket-quotes-with-caryn-lynn-duncan

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Oct
20
5:30 PM17:30

October 20: Wreath Making Workshop

 

Thursday, October 20 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Get into the holiday season by creating your own fall-inspired wreath. There is nothing more beautiful than what nature offers us to decorate our homes in New England. We will build our wreaths by hand with the help of local artist Laurenne Ramsdell. All supplies, instruction, snacks & refreshments included. Limited space available so signing up early is highly suggested.

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Aug
18
4:00 PM16:00

Henna & Shop

Join us Thursday, August 18th from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. to get your Henna on!

Henna Artist Cammie Waterhouse is coming back to Pear Tree to offer onsite henna (temporary) tattooing! We're extending our hours for select Thursdays in August so you can get your hands, arms, backs, or ankles covered in henna while you shop. 

$15 per person | Walk-Ins Welcome

Cammie uses natural henna, which lasts about two weeks.

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Jul
28
5:30 PM17:30

Young Artist Highlight: Bruce Erdmann

Sea Glass Jewelry: Bruce Erdmann
Thursday, July 28 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Stop by Pear Tree and meet local young artist Bruce Erdmann who uses seaglass collected from Maine shores in his jewelry.

Pear Tree will be extending their hours this day to allow Bruce to show his work at the store. 

This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Jun
2
12:00 PM12:00

Cheesecake Wine and (and POETRY, too!)

**FREE EVENT**
Tuesday, June 7 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

You’re invited for wine and homemade cheesecake (yes, it’s free) while listening to poet Jeffrey Zygmont talk about “Poetry and Parenting: How inspiration from our children becomes art.” It’s a casual, give-and-take session with Jeff talking about artistic inspiration and the creative process, using his poems as examples (with plenty of time for more wine and cheesecake to follow). Jeff is the author of the book White Mountain Poems.

www.wmpoem.com.

 

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May
25
5:30 PM17:30

Wooden Sign Painting Party

Join us on Wednesday, May 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. for a sign painting party. We'll provide all of your supplies and you go home with some wooden signs for your home! Worried about free hand? No stress, we're providing stencils to make it easy and fun for everyone!

Reserve your seat for $25, which includes all your supplies. You'll go home with a personalized sign of your own!

Save your seat: https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/diy-night-sign-painting

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May
12
5:30 PM17:30

Mother & Daughter Jewelry Making Class

Join us Thursday, May 12 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Pear Tree for a night of making special pieces of jewelry for mom and daughter. All ages and levels welcome!

Each person will leave with either a pair of earrings or a necklace they've made themselves (or with a little help from Pear Tree staff.)


Ticket price includes all of your materials.

Tickets are $40 for two people, if you'd like to bring two daughters, you can purchase an additional single ticket for $20.

Save your seat here: https://squareup.com/store/pear-tree-gifts/item/mother-and-daughter-jewelry-making-class

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May
5
5:30 PM17:30

Mother's Day Card Making Crafter's Night Out

Thursday, May 4
5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Pear Tree Paper and Gifts, 449 Central Ave., Dover, NH

Join us for a fun night out of Mother's Day card making and light refreshments. Jenny and Roni will share some of their favorite card making technique such as stamping, water coloring, embossing, using a "Minc" machine, and more!

Crafters will be provided with materials to make 4 to 6 cards, as well as a 10% off coupon to use on any purchases made that night. Tickets are $20 and space is limited, so don't wait to sign up!
Reserve your spot at: https://squareup.com/store/pear-tree-gifts/item/mother-s-day-card-making-crafter-s-night-out

**Can't make the class or would prefer a private girl's night out of crafting? Email, call, or stop in to book an event with 5 or more of your friends. **

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May
4
5:30 PM17:30

Kentucky Derby Hat Making Party

May 4 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

One of our favorite parts about the Kentucky Derby is the hats! So we're throwing a hat party a few days before the 2016 Derby to make your own. Pick your hat color and get crazy making it the biggest, best hat to sport while watching the races!

Tickets are $20 and includes all your supplies. 
Save your seat: https://squareup.com/store/pear-tree-gifts/item/kentucky-derby-hat-making-night

Attendees also recieve 10% off any Pear Tree purchases made the night of the event.

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Apr
14
5:30 PM17:30

DIY Night: Sign Painting

Join us on Thursday, April 14 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. for a sign painting party. We'll provide all of your supplies and you go home with some wooden signs for your home. Worried about free hand? No stress, we're providing stencils to make it easy and fun for everyone!

Reserve your seat for $35, which includes all your supplies and snacks. You'll go home with a personalized sign of your own!

Save your seat: https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/diy-night-sign-painting

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Mar
24
6:00 PM18:00

Intro to Calligraphy at Pear Tree (Part 2)

Calligraphy is an art that is classic and never dies. Join us for a TWO NIGHT introductory session to learn the basic skills of calligraphy such as how to use nibs, which nibs to use, and form. We are thrilled Heidi Pauer, creator of Kind Finds has agreed to lead this two part training on: 
 

Thursday, March 17th from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
and
Thursday, March 24th from 6 p.m. 7 p.m. 

Heidi is not only one of the the most talented people I have the pleasure of knowing but she is also patient and enthusiastic. A perfect combination for leading a calligraphy class!

TIckets: $48, includes all supplies (including a beautiful calligraphy set for you to take home), both sessions, snacks, and beverages. 

Seats are VERY limited so if you are interested in attending, do not hesitate to register.  
The link to sign up is https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/intro-to-calligraphy-with-heidi-pauer.

If you have any additional questions, please email us at jennifer@peartreepaper.com.

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Mar
22
5:30 PM17:30

Essential Oil Mixer Class

Ever want to explore the benefits of essential oils? They're often used for immune support, relaxation and sleep, stress relief, emotional balance, skin care, respiratory health, and even muscle tension and pain.

Join us on Tuesday, March 22 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. to create your own personal essential oil blend. 

Workshop costs $15 per person and you'll go home with your own custom blend.

Space is limited for an intimate class, so please reserve your space here:http://mkt.com/pear-tree-gifts/essential-oil-mixer-class

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Mar
17
6:00 PM18:00

Intro to Calligraphy at Pear Tree (Part 1)

Calligraphy is an art that is classic and never dies. Join us for a TWO NIGHT introductory session to learn the basic skills of calligraphy such as how to use nibs, which nibs to use, and form. We are thrilled Heidi Pauer, creator of Kind Finds has agreed to lead this two part training on: 
 

Thursday, March 17th from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
and
Thursday, March 24th from 6 p.m. 7 p.m. 

Heidi is not only one of the the most talented people I have the pleasure of knowing but she is also patient and enthusiastic. A perfect combination for leading a calligraphy class!

TIckets: $48, includes all supplies (including a beautiful calligraphy set for you to take home), both sessions, snacks, and beverages. 

Seats are VERY limited so if you are interested in attending, do not hesitate to register.  
The link to sign up is https://squareup.com/market/pear-tree-gifts/intro-to-calligraphy-with-heidi-pauer.

If you have any additional questions, please email us at jennifer@peartreepaper.com.

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