Activities & Classes

Enjoy all kinds of activities and classes in downtown Sherman, Texas at these locations!


217 South Travis

Glass Works by Jennifer, a full-service art glass studio, creates custom stained glass to fit any architectural or artistic style. They also offer personalized workshops and classes and carry everything you need – from tools and supplies to the largest assortment of glass stock available in North Texas.  Classes available for children and adults.


107 South Travis Street


Leslie Jean’s offers painting classes to help you create your own piece of art from an old chair, side table, end table, etc.  Private and group classes available.


107 North Travis St

We would like you to join us for a little “paint therapy”!  Whether you are coming with the family or a group of friends you will find that we are so much more than paint.  We invite you to bring your favorite beverage and snacks and embrace your creative side!

Not creative?  That’s ok!  We are here to help you and we know you will be amazed at what you create!

In our ongoing commitment to give back to our local communities, Painting with a Twist® proudly sponsors a monthly fund raising events – Painting with a Purpose. Proceeds from Painting with a Purpose events are donated to local non-profit organizations. Painting with a Twist has donated almost 1 million dollars to local non-profit organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, Multiple Sclerosis and Odyssey House. We are committed to giving back to the local community, one painting at at time.


212 West Houston St

Working with pottery, clay, and glass is so simple and fun, too! At Pickles & Pottery no experience is needed to make a masterpiece!

The mission of Pickles & Pottery is to provide customers with a relaxing & imaginative atmosphere to create something original that can be kept & cherished or given away as a one-of-a-kind, special gift.

We are an independently owned small business featuring paint your own pottery & stoneware, clay hand-building, & glass fusing. When visiting our studio you will find a whimsically designed space with plenty of samples to spark your imagination. Pickles & Pottery is a place where you can rejuvenate your creative side, make memories with family & friends, & create something truly special.

Artists of all ages are welcome, no reservations or experience required!


208 North Walnut St

Sparkle and Shine is a party venue for girls specializing in princess-themed birthday parties. They also provide an afternoon of pampering even if it isn’t a birthday. Parties include hairstyle, makeup, nail polish, and dress-up. All work is done by licensed professionals. As a licensed instructor, the owner holds safety and sanitation to the highest standards. Why drive to Dallas when we have it all in downtown Sherman?


313 West Mulberry Street

Theatricks offers 3 sessions of theatre workshops for children in the fall, spring, and summer. These workshops are especially designed to introduce children to theatre arts by helping them to improve skills in concentration, observation, imagination, creativity, and body movement.