FREE Home Depot Kids’ Workshop 1/5: Build an Easel with Whiteboard!

There’s no reason your kids shouldn’t be put to work swinging a hammer. Well, I mean, not at your house, but Home Depot welcomes the little builders!

On scheduled Saturdays each month, Home Depot offers a free workshop for kids to build their own wooden masterpiece. Designed for kids ages 5-12, but all ages welcome! I’ve taken my kids when they were 3 and 4 and although they weren’t too adept at the hammering, they loved the stickers and painting parts!

Show up anytime between 9am and 12pm, and your child will be outfitted with the hallmark orange apron and the tools to create a wooden “whatever” (each month is a new project). And yes, they get to bring their timbered showpiece home for all to admire, along with a certificate of achievement and a snazzy pin for their apron. Did we mention it was FREE? Good job Deeps, we salute you.

This week’s project: Build an Easel with Whiteboard
Pique your child’s visual arts interests with our hands-on workshop where you and your child can build an easel. Your young artist can display artwork from school or create a new masterpiece on the dry-erase whiteboard keeping the project mess free. Encourage your artist to experiment with different mediums—Picasso, Kahlo and Basquiat utilized easels after all. Once your easel is built, your child can decorate it with paint and stickers. 

Saturday, January 5, 2019
Stop in any time between

For information on monthly projects or workshop details, visit the Home Depot Kids’ Workshop website. Local locations include:

100 Arthur Brady Drive, Portsmouth NH (603) 431-0517
35 Lafayette Road, North Hampton NH (603) 964-1526
12 Commercial Drive, Somersworth NH (603) 692-0007
240 Lafayette Road, Seabrook NH (603) 474-0150

10 Responses

  1. Latoya

    Hi, I’m in Portland, Oregon. These are held at every location? Do I need to register to be sure there’s space for us?

    Thank you!

    PS This is beautiful, thank you for providing this opportunity and for-freakin-free!

  2. Rose

    Hi! I’m in Dallas Texas! I took my children to the workshop when they were little, now I take my grandchildren. They have an awesome time, I recommend this workshop to other parents and grandparents too! Love it!

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