Introducing: Capitol Romance DIY Wedding Workshops



Each workshop will focus on a different DIY project that will help you learn to create something special and unique for your wedding from a professional, local business owner. Each workshop will be hosted at The Ulysses Room in Washington, DC.

Workshops Schedule & Details:

Each workshop will feature light refreshments (snacks, tea, and sangria!), photography, materials for creating each craft, and a few favors to take with you.



Sunday, October 26th  |  2pm to 4pm  |  DIY Wedding Makeup Signature Eye Look & Tips with The Makeup Chic

Attendees will learn how to do their own makeup for a wedding or any event. Suz will teach attendees the basic skin care regime needed to make your makeup last all day. Attendees will also learn how to create a signature eye look that can be used with any color liners or shadows – and looks good on ANY face!



Sunday, December 7th  |  2pm to 4pm  |  DIY Wedding Paper Details with Ribbons & Bluebirds

More information coming soon!



Sunday, August 17th  |  2pm to 4pm  |  DIY Hand Bouquets & Boutonnieres with Love Blooms

Attendees learned to design and create a “hand tied” bouquet and a boutonniere to match. Materials were provided and all students learned how to select and care for flowers on their wedding day, if they are considering the DIY flower route. All attendees (wedding planning or not) learned DIY flower tips and tricks (including a print out to take home!). Read a recap of this workshop, with pictures, here.

Sunday, June 29th  |  2pm to 4pm  |  DIY Chalkboard Signs with Artist, Sarah Perez

Attendees learned the basic steps to create their own chalk board signs, including how to create the perfect work surface, the tools available to create different lettering styles, and tips and tricks for hand lettering for crafters of any skill level.

Using a transfer method, each participant chose from different lettering styles and boarder designs to create their own, unique Mr. or Mrs. sign.

Sunday, May 4th  |  2pm to 4pm  |  DIY Wire Work & Beading Techniques with Ciao Nina 

On Sunday, May 4th was our first ever DIY Wedding Workshop at the Ulysses Room! Our first workshop was hosted by Ciao Nina owner/founder, Nina O’Neill, taught attendees how to use wire and beading to create beautiful hair pieces for their wedding or event.

See pictures from this workshop here.

Workshop Sponsors:

Workshops made possible by the following sponsors:


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