Colours Art Supplies and Framing feeds creative expression with a well-stocked artisanal arsenal that includes classes and supplies for hobbyists and artists of all levels. Expert instructors guide fledgling compressed air wranglers through a two-hour Introduction to Airbrushing class, acquainting students with a variety airbrushes types through a series of icebreaker games. The classes elucidate airbrushing techniques for a number of surfaces including car fenders, birthday cakes, and stomachs, after which students soak up the basics of airbrush maintenance and cleaning. Pupils learn the fundamentals of paint wrangling with hands-on exercises, and each class is capped at eight students to ensure individual instruction.
Busy Bee Tools equips its patrons with more than 5,000 different woodworking, metal, and power tools by brands such as DeWalt, Makita, Bosch, Freud, Craftex, Delta, and Porter-Cable. Digital calipers ($19.99) measure the precise distance between hanging portraits of Frank Gehry's protractor, and shockless hammers ($10.99) keep wayward nails in check. Suction-seal safety goggles ($3.99) and magnetic wrist bands ($2.49) ensure home repairs conclude without a glitch. A plethora of woodworking and metalworking implements avail themselves to creative projects from custom-whittled figurines to home-forged chocolate fountains.
Dedicated to cultivating a pressure-free sales environment for their customers, the knowledgeable staff at Mattress Mattress helps patrons choose the sleep rectangle that fits their REM cycle. Within Mattress Mattress' airy showrooms, customers can test the bounciness of bouncy balls on name brands that include Serta, Sealy, and Simmons. A Restwell twin mattress ($158.88) sponges up the elusive epiphanies and grocery lists made right before falling asleep. This Groupon may be used toward larger mattress models such as the Basset Karley queen-size mattress set ($1399.99) or the Simmons Beautyrest Mismatch king-size mattress ($1299.99).