Cigar boxes on the other hand are cool, and have a rich history of being used to create utilitarian folk art which is what attendees of the Bear and Bird Boutique and Gallerys StitchBird workshop will set out to do. Participants will turn cigar boxes into one-of-a-kind purses and decorate them using decoupage techniques. Books and magazines will be provided, just bring your sense of creativity Sunday at Bear and Bird (above Tates Comics at 4566 N. University Dr. in Lauderhill). The workshop starts at 1 p.m. and costs $35. Space is limited, so pre-register online or in the store. Call 954-748-0181, or visit bearandbird.com.
Sun., May 31, 1 p.m., 2009