Board & Brush

Welcome to the Elk River
DIY Wood Sign Workshop!

Are you looking for a night out with friends? Is your inner DIY itching for a fun new project without having to buy all your own supplies and make a mess at your house? Then BOOK A WORKSHOP at Board & Brush Creative Studio in Elk River.

<p>Elk River is 35 miles northwest of Minneapolis, conveniently located on three major highways: US 10, US 169, and MN 101. Nature is central to the Elk River community as the city has 41 parks, including Orono Park off of Orono Lake and Hillside Park which features several miles of mountain biking trails. There are over 35 miles of paved walkways and a myriad of additional hiking and biking trails throughout the city. Elk River is also home to many great restaurants including favorites like Chow Grill, Mucho Loco, and Tipsy Chicken. There is something for all in Elk River, where community and business come naturally.</p>

Are you looking for a night out with friends? Is your inner DIY itching for a fun new project without having to buy all your own supplies and make a mess at your house? Then BOOK A WORKSHOP at Board & Brush Creative Studio in Elk River.

Elk River is 35 miles northwest of Minneapolis, conveniently located on three major highways: US 10, US 169, and MN 101. Nature is central to the Elk River community as the city has 41 parks, including Orono Park off of Orono Lake and Hillside Park which features several miles of mountain biking trails. There are over 35 miles of paved walkways and a myriad of additional hiking and biking trails throughout the city. Elk River is also home to many great restaurants including favorites like Chow Grill, Mucho Loco, and Tipsy Chicken. There is something for all in Elk River, where community and business come naturally.

Board & Brush Elk River is a BYOB establishment.

Upcoming Workshops

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05/01/2020
7PM - 10PM
Pick Your Project Workshop
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05/02/2020
6:30PM - 8:30PM
Ashley's Birthday Party
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10/25/2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Julie's Halloween Party

Click on a workshop below to register!

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Wine, Paint & Wood Signs

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At Board & Brush in Elk River, we marry the joy of wine and paint with the classic timelessness of wooden signs. Our instructor led DIY wood sign workshops allow you to combine your creativity and willingness to learn new skills. We provide you with the instruction, materials and design for you to distress, sand, stain, paint, and customize your personalized piece of art!

Check out our Calendar to view upcoming wine, paint and wood sign workshops!

Private Workshops, Birthday Parties, Bachelorette Parties, Corporate Events & More

Whether you're looking for a fun way to celebrate your birthday, a distinctive evening out with a group of friends, or a unique relationship-building outing for your employees, look to our DIY wood sign workshops in Elk River. Our space is uniquely set up to provide a warm, welcoming environment that allows everyone to feel comfortable and excited to create their own custom piece of decor.

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Meet Board & Brush Elk River Owner

Kristen Sawyer

Kristen grew up in Plymouth and attended Wayzata High School. She moved to Duluth for college and decided to make it her home. She has extensive experience remodeling homes with her father. Kristen also manages the family rental property business in Duluth. Kristen has her Master’s degree in education and spent five years working for Duluth Public Schools. She is the owner of Board & Brush in Duluth and is a licensed real estate agent! Board & Brush gives Kristen the opportunity to use her skills and her passion every day. She loves how rewarding it is to start with raw wood and turn it into something beautiful: a piece of home décor that you can proudly claim you made! She is the oldest of four siblings and has a large extended family. She also has three spoiled cats!

Elizabeth Sawyer

Elizabeth is the studio manager for the Elk River studio. Elizabeth has held many positions in her professional career and is currently the controller for a kitchen and bathroom remodeling company. She first became involves with Board & Brush when her daughter Kristen opened the Duluth studio. She loves the high energy of a workshop and the quiet energy of the back office. 

Elizabeth has been married for 35 years and has four children. She and her husband have owned several successful businesses over the years; they love that the entrepreneurial lifestyle which gives them the ability to create their own income and way of life. When eldest daughter Kristen decided to open an additional studio Elk River, she knew being the studio manager would provide entrepreneurial opportunities!

Make Your Own Personalized Sign at Board & Brush Elk River

Pick your preferred custom wood sign design, sign up for a DIY wood sign workshop that best works for you and your friends or family, and then show up for a fun, instructor led, hands-on experience.

Board & Brush Elk River is located just off HWY 10 in the Country Crossing Shopping Center next to the Elk River Pizza Man and Tipsy Chicken.

Have any questions? Please feel free to contact us via phone or email. We are happy to help and would love to see you in our wood sign workshop very soon!

Board & Brush

13501 Business Center Dr
Elk River, MN 55330

(763) 392-3011 | elkriver@boardandbrush.com

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