Succulent Terrarium Building Class

Learn how to make your very own succulent terrarium in this DIY class in Chicago.



45 mins Class size 12 to 100     label $50 - $77 ($50 for Petite- Glass, $77 for Full Terrarium- Glass)

Bring nature into your space, and learn how to build a terrarium in this craft class in Chicago. If you're looking for fun and easy DIY projects, this terrarium-making class is the perfect activity to satisfy your crafting and gardening itch.

In this terrarium class, you will learn how to make an adorable garden under glass that you can use to brighten up your office desk or bookshelf. You get to choose between making a mini 4" terrarium for a taste of the project, or a full 6" glass terrarium.

Your terrarium will include a combination of beautiful succulents, which are easy-to-care-for plants, so you don't have to worry about a big commitment if you don't have a green thumb. Your expert instructor will also be there to guide you through the process and answer any questions from assembly to succulent care! By the end of class, you'll have a bright burst of green to show off in your space or to gift to a friend or family member.

This craft class in Chicago makes for the perfect team-building activity or birthday party idea. This is a casual and easy craft that will help encourage conversation and also let you unwind with a therapeutic gardening art project.

Please note

  • Your teacher has access to a venue if needed for an extra fee. You can ask about this option when booking.
  • A travel surcharge of $35-$125, based on location, will be added after booking for venues out of the Chicago area.


Knowledge required
Perfect for beginners!
 
What you'll get
A succulent terrarium.
 
Suitable for

This class is great for a team building activity, birthday or bachelorette party.

Location

Your teacher can travel within 20 miles of Chicago

Your teacher
Leelee's Garden
Leelee's Garden

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About Leelee (Leann Dameron)

Five years ago Leelee had a crazy idea, a flash in her mind of a beautiful garden restaurant called Leelee’s Garden. Twinkly lights, plants and flowers everywhere, incredible food, craft botanical cocktails, and hands-on workshops and design services on site. So far removed from her day-to-day at as an operations manager at an industrial distribution company, Leelee, who couldn’t shake the dream, started taking night school in food and horticulture, and interning weekends as a Master Gardener at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

After a couple years of learning all things food, plants and flowers, Leelee left her corporate role, started designing gardens and teaching botanical workshops in her now business, Leelee’s Garden. Since 2015, she’s taught workshops and demonstrations all over the country, for anywhere from 1-250 students. From floral design basics to air plant vertical gardens and gemstone terrariums, Leelee creates custom botanical art experiences for her students to create living works of art. Leelee also does event floral design and botanical installations.

After a few life twists and turns, two out-of state moves, and a year of adventuring in Bali, Southern France and going on 10-city Leelee’s Garden tour, this Spring, Leelee decided to move back to her adopted and beloved city, Chicago (she’s from San Diego), to start her current dream project of turning her apartment into a jungle and documenting the process.

​When she’s not teaching or doing floral and botanical design, Leelee loves exploring the city, getting inspired at gardens, new restaurants, bars with a good cocktail menu, nights out dancing, and seeing live music.

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Claire Eberts Nov 2022


We had a team building event and it was easy to work with Leelee and her team.

They took care of all the setup and cleanup so our team just had to listen to instruction and build!

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