Our sustainability workshops for adults, keiki and parents are always hands-on, hands-dirty learning. Check our list of classes below for schedules and registration information.

December 10th at The Green House


It’s Easy Being Clean
Making Soap and Natural Cleaners

We will create a batch of handmade soap and re-imagine the cleaning recipes our grandmothers used to make using pure essential oils, which turn cleaning into a truly sensual experience! Take home handmade soap and samples of natural cleaners to enjoy (bring your own bottle).

Saturday, December 3rd at The Green House
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Fee: $20

Join TGH founder Betty Gearen for a mini-workshop to learn how to create beautiful wrapping for your natural cleaners.

Saturday, December 3rd at The Green House
12:00 noon - 1:30 pm
Fee: $10

Age: Adult
Advanced registration required: Use our Online Registration Form or call 524-8427


Natural Living
Old to New; Indigo Blue

Bring yourself or come as team with your keiki for an indigo dying adventure. You will learn various folding techniques along with the Shibori technique of Nui or stitched resist using a needle and thread. Spice up your wardrobe for the holidays or create a gift for some one special!

  • Bring two garments to dye (only: cotton, linen, rayon, silk)
  • Please no larger items (e.g. jeans, towels, sheets, etc)

Saturday, December 10th at The Green House
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Fee: $25 per adult, $40 per adult/keiki team, plus a $3 supply fee
Age: 10 and up
Advanced registration required: Use our Online Registration Form or call 524-8427


Natural Living
Orchid Mounting Workshop

In this workshop students will learn about how orchids live in the wild and the conditions that facilitate their survival. After a short discussion, students then create their own living art piece to take home by mounting a live orchid onto a piece of wood. The wooden mounts can be decorated for indoor or outdoor spaces.

Saturday, December 10th at The Green House
12:00 noon - 2:00 pm
Fee: $20 per adult, plus a $20 material fee (includes orchids, tools, wire, moss, wood, etc.)
Age: Adult
Advanced registration required: Use our Online Registration Form or call 524-8427


Email: info@thegreenhousehawaii.com
or call: 524-8427
The Green House 224 Pakohana St. Honolulu, HI 96813 Pauoa Valley


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