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Where to Get Schooled Before the Holidays

Become an entertaining pro with these local classes.


A party’s first impression always starts with the invite. Learn the basics of DIY invitations with a workshop at Paper Source. You’ll learn about paper types, printer compatibility, and the necessary parts of an invitation suite.


Keep up the DIY invitation education by learning the art of the formal script. All levels are welcome at Oil and Cotton’s Intro to Calligraphy workshop. Students walk away with skills in flourished italic.


Fresh flowers at your soiree are essential—and you can learn to design a beautiful arrangement with the help of Maxine Owens of The Southern Table. Learn the basics of creating a centerpiece with texture and movement.


Garnish Kitchen, Oak Cliff’s newest cooking school, offers culinary, baking, and pastry courses with a demo area and five cooking stations. Learn everything from basic knife skills to the preparation of global and classical cuisine.

Chef Aaron Hubbard of Garnish Kitchen


Scardello offers up cheese classes such as wine and cheese pairings, regional taste tests, as well as charcuterie offerings. However, we suggest starting with Cheese 101—learn the basics of cheese making and tasting while you nibble and sip.