Decades ago crafting activities brought people together to socialize while making handmade items for their homes and families. Today, crafting is an emerging leisure time activity at several boutiques in Pearland. Participants take workshops to learn a craft and make new friends. In fact, crafting workshops are among the many things to do in Pearland.

For example, the trend-setting girls’ night out crowd has embraced social crafting workshops as festive outings to unleash their creativity and catch up with friends. By the way, most workshops in Pearland are BYOB which means patrons bring their own music, food and libations. Yes, workshops can be a party.

Social Crafting Things to do in Pearland

Rustic Brush in Pearland

Rustique is known for displays of high-quality merchandise created by the best artists in Pearland. As a result, Rustique showcases unique home decorating vignettes using refurbished wood tables and doors, rustic art, repurposed pieces, pillows and other items, including handmade candles and soap. Rustique, 1130 Broadway Street 77581, is open daily call 281-687-7476 or visit www.rustiquegeneralstore.com for home decorating workshops.

Antique Beads & Crafty People is a bead crafters paradise. Colorful loose beads, strung beads, gems and accent pieces are everywhere; perfect for creative grazing. Consequently, beautifully handmade jewelry by local artisans are for sell in the shop. Join the next jewelry-making workshop by calling 281-997-3600 or visit www.abcraftypeople.com.  The shop is located at 2517 Broadway Street 77581.

In Rustic Brush workshop patrons select an adage and paint their own wood signs using prepared stencils. Rustic Brush workshops are scheduled in advance, but walk-ins are welcome if space allows. Lastly, painting workshops are fun for everyone in the family, including young children. The Rustic Brush in Pearland is located at 6125 Broadway Street 77581, 281-231-2838, visit www.therusticbrush.com.

Art in Pearland is thriving, make time for a great day of crafting and shopping.