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We Create {DIY} Happiness

We are super excited to announce THE BOARD BAR now offers a Drop-In & DIY option with 40+ projects to make & take!  This is in addition to our creative & colorful water marbling on silk, pour your own soy candles and of course, our signature wood workshops.

Drop-In and DIY during an open session, we’ve got a full menu of projects to have fun with.  Projects range from wood and candles to acrylic pouring and so much more.   

Drop In & DIY | Open Sessions (walk-in projects | no reservations needed):  

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Click HERE for more Drop In & DIY project choices!

Workshops (by reservation):  

In addition to our open sessions, we offer the option of open workshops, semi-private and private workshops. 

Open workshops are scattered throughout the calendar, you can join by yourself, with a friend or a group, there are no minimum numbers. 

Semi-private workshops (table reservations) are available during drop-in & diy | open session hours and the minimum numbered required depends on the project. 

Private workshops are when our studio is closed to the public and require a minimum of 10 makers (in most cases). Click on a workshop medium below for more information, to check availability and reserve the date!

Signature Wood Workshops

Soy Candle

Water Marbling Workshops

Canvas Pillow

The Board Bar is a DIY studio primarily for adult makery & merriment!

We’ve got the creative space, tools, materials and instruction for you to create and have fun.  Our Drop-In & DIY open sessions are self-guided.  All projects come with step-by-step instructions on how to complete.  Need more assistance?  We’ve got you covered!  Join one of our workshops; we offer wood, candle, canvas pillow and water marbling workshops.  These workshops are scattered throughout the calendar; click here for upcoming events.

Save the Date

reserve your seat

Open Workshop

{reserve a seat, or two, or more}

Private Event

{reserve a date}

Semi-Private Event

(reserve a date)

Birthday Party

(tween & teen scene)

Team Building

(corporate creativity)

Gift Certificate

(purchase a seat or two)



For Pick-Up:
Walls of Clay (sister studio)

211 N Kentucky St
McKinney, TX 75069



DIY2GO kits are available for purchase online.