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Fall Class Schedule is Out!!

Posted on October 4th, 2016 in Uncategorized by |

We’ve had a great summer and are ready for a great fall with a brand new schedule of our fabulous classes!  Click the classes tab for photos, dates, times and details!  Download the schedule here!

As always, watch your email inbox and our website for the latest – and if you’re not on our email mailing list, subscribe now on the home page of our website!




Candice the Queen of Bead Crochet is Coming!

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 in Uncategorized by |

She wrote the book on bead crochet.  Really, she did!  Candice Sexton is an amazing designer and instructor.  She can teach you how to do bead crochet, you just have to promise not to give up!  And for those of you who love crochet, Candy will help you figure out the tricks that have eluded you!

Join us for one of these great classes during our BEAD CROCHET WEEKEND!

Visit the classes section of our website for more details.

October 15th 10am-1pm  Beginning Bead Crochet

Beginner Crochet

October 15th 2-5pm Intermediate/Advanced Bead Crochet

bead crochet intermediate

bead crochet intermediate

bead crochet advanced

bead crochet advanced

Sunday October 16th  10am-4pm  Leaves & Stars!

Intermediate level project full day class!

Intermediate level project full day class!

Book Signing & Class with Cathy Jakicic!

Posted on August 19th, 2016 in Uncategorized by |

Join us August 27th from 2-5pm for the Twin Spin Bracelet or just stop in and have Cathy sign a personalized copy of her new book for you!  Purchase the book at a special one day only rate of $19.99 and join us for the class for free!

Twin Spin is a beautiful easy bracelet to whip up!  This great class is a variation of a project in Cathy’s new book Quick and Easy Stitched Jewelry!  We’ll have fun door prizes and you’ll get a chance to see projects from the book!

Call us to register for class or just stop in and meet Cathy!

Details on the class can be found under the classes tab….



First Friday Fun! June 3rd from 4-9pm

Posted on May 22nd, 2016 in Uncategorized by |

Every First Friday of the month downtown Racine roll out the red carpet for visitors from near & far!

Enjoy outdoor music from 6-9pm as you wander the historic streets of downtown Racine!  Start your adventure at 6th Street’s Paul Harris Plaza (at the roundabout) with tunes from The Fourcast.  Take a break at Monument Square and groove to the sound of The High Stakes Bank.  Hometown favorite Mark Paffrath takes the stage at Crosswalk Park on the 300 block of Main Street. Get an early start as you will want to pop in and out of all your favorite shops, museums and galleries along the way to each of these outdoor music hot spots!

Take a horse drawn carriage ride in one of the two beautiful horses from Black Tie Carriage Service beginning at Monument Square or stroll throughout downtown and discover the fun your friendly downtown merchants have planned for this special afternoon and evening.  Come early and stay late!  Spend an evening with friends and family enjoying downtown….the BEST of Racine.  Visit our website or Facebook for information about the latest happenings, in store specials and links to your favorite spots downtown.

More than 40 locally owned & operated downtown businesses collaborate to bring you this afternoon & evening of fun.

Here’s what we are up to at Funky’s & our ‘sister’ business Hot Shop Glass!

Visit the gals at Funky Hannah’s Beads & Art, 324 Main Street, see how easy it is to make your own earrings and enter to win a free bead class this summer!  Be inspired to create your own one of a kind jewelry – it’s so easy, fun & affordable!  See the amazing line up of classes and learn about their Creative Kids Bead Camp!

Hot Shop Glass, 239 Wisconsin Avenue, is the hottest spot downtown!  Stop in and see special glassblowing demonstrations from 5-8:30pm as artists make blown glass mugs all night long in honor of Dads & Grads!  Meet glass artist and NEW Hot Shop Glass Co-Owner Daniel Sviland! Shop our gallery or pick up a gift certificate for our popular Explore Glass Class, a great Father’s Day present!

And be sure to check out the latest exhibits at the Racine Art Museum!  Admission is FREE every First Friday!

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Celebrate Mom at Funky Hannah’s!

Posted on April 29th, 2016 in Uncategorized by |

Join us Saturday May 7th for our annual Mother’s Day Beading Tea Party!  Great for all ages, moms, grandmothers, aunts, sisters, godmothers, this day is for you to celebrate a mom in your life!  We have a fun creative morning planned for you!  Make your own design of necklace or bracelet with our help.  We’ll set you up and pour you a cup of tea!  Treats too.  Don’t miss it!

Saturday May 7th 10am-noon.

$40/ for two  ($20 for each additional)  All inclusive.

Space is limited to one morning session!  Call soon to secure your place at the table!  262-634-6088


First Fridays May 6th!

Posted on April 27th, 2016 in Uncategorized by |

Let the gals at Funky Hannah’s, 324 Main Street, show you how easy it is to make your jewelry!

Want to get started on your own creative adventure? See how easy it is to make your own custom jewelry during First Fridays May 6th! Demonstrations on demand from 4-9pm. See the latest in class offerings and surprise your mom with a gift certificate for fun & creativity for Mother’s Day!

Your friendly downtown merchants have ordered warm weather for Friday May 6th so you can make the most of the First Friday experience! Take a horse drawn carriage ride starting at Monument Square or stroll throughout downtown and discover great shopping, free museum exploration, art exhibits, dining & more!

Enjoy outdoor music at three locations from 6-9pm as you wander the historic streets of downtown Racine! Start your adventure on the west end of 6th Street with the sounds of Acoustic Horizon at Paul Harris Plaza at the roundabout. Huntsmen will claim the stage at Monument Square! Treat yourself to Jeff Ward at Crosswalk Park on the 300 block of Main Street. Get an early start! You will want to pop in and out of all the shops, museums and galleries along the way to each of these outdoor music hot spots!

Tuesday’s Child at Funky’s!

Posted on December 20th, 2015 in Uncategorized by |

We support community service agencies and the great work they do to help our neighbors, friends and families! Thanks for the opportunity to host Tuesdays Child for Big Brothers/Big Sisters. It was a lot of fun! Here’s a link to the segment that aired last night on Channel 12.

Band of Bling! Free Friday Class December 11th

Posted on December 2nd, 2015 in Uncategorized by |


Join us for this Band of Bling Class on Friday December 11th from 12-2pm!

It’s our monthly free friday class offering so there is no charge for the class – just purchase supplies!

This is a great design and easy to make!  You’ll only wish you had 3 hands for a little while…then it’s a piece of cake!

Space is limited so call us today to save your spot  262-634-6088

Our Fall Schedule of Fun is Here!

Posted on August 26th, 2015 in Uncategorized by |

Check out the creativity & fun we have lined up for the next few months!  It’s not too early to start thinking about gift ideas and new projects to snuggle up with as the weather turns cooler….  Our website is being updated but we didn’t want to wait to share the list with you!

Fall Classes 2015 final

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Come to Demonstration Day Saturday 12/27!

Posted on December 26th, 2014 in Uncategorized by |

We have demonstrations all day showing off some of our favorite designs and new materials to create with!

10-12 Crystal Clay

1-3pm Riveted Leather Bracelets

3-5pm Chain Weave Bracelets

Stop in and grab a seat in the classroom and learn about how these great designs are created!  Then spend time creating yourself if you’d like!

(I’d add photos, but we are having problems uploading pictures to our site right now!)

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