Creative Classes

Upcoming Classes – Registration is suggested. Space is limited.


Infinity Scarves – Ages 16+

CANCELED due to inclement weather

Do you love the looped scarves that are all the rage these days? Join us for a beginner-friendly class and use basic sewing skills to make your own! With or without sewing machine experience, you can create this cool accessory for yourself or share it as a gift. If possible, students should bring a sharp pair of fabric scissors. All tools and materials provided.

Date: Saturday, January 23, 2016

 

Basic Sewing Workshop – Ages 14+

Registration link: https://basicsewjan.eventbrite.com

Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or spiff up your skills? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for beginners and re-entry sewers. We will cover tools and sewing concepts, machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zig-zag, and appliqué stitches. All tools and materials are provided, but feel free to bring your own sewing machine, fabric scissors, and/or fabrics.

Date: Sunday, January 31, 2016
Time: 12:30-3:30pm + optional studio hour with instructor assistance
Cost: $30 tuition

 

Knitting 101  (2 sessions) – Ages 16+

Registration link: https://scrappyknit.eventbrite.com

Start the year off with a cozy new skill! In this beginners’ knitting class, we will cover the tools, vocabulary, and basic stitches you will need to complete your first knitted project. All tools and materials provided.

Date: Sunday, January 31 + Sunday, February 7, 2016
Time: 2:00-4:00pm both sessions
Cost: $35 tuition

Fun Fabric Flowers – Ages 12+

Registration link: https://fabricflowers.eventbrite.com

Does your life need a little bloom? Learn how to make several styles of fabric flowers and leave class with finished floral embellishments for clothes, bags, or even hair clips. A great gift for Valentine’s Day!

Date: Friday, February 5, 2016
Time: 6:00-7:00pm
Cost: $10 tuition

Basic Sewing Workshop – Ages 14+

Registration link: https://basicsewfeb.eventbrite.com

Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or spiff up your skills? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for beginners and re-entry sewers. We will cover tools and sewing concepts, machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zig-zag, and appliqué stitches. All tools and materials are provided, but feel free to bring your own sewing machine, fabric scissors, and/or fabrics.

Date: Sunday, February 21, 2016
Time: 12:30-3:30pm + optional studio hour with instructor assistance
Cost: $30 tuition

 

Intro to Tapestry Weaving – Ages 13+

Registration link: https://tapestryweaving.eventbrite.com

Tapestry WeavingEver wonder how tapestries are made? In this intro to hand weaving class, we will use frame looms to learn how to warp a loom, create plain weave and tapestry stitches, finish, and hang our tapestries. Beware; this ancient art is totally addictive!

Date: Sunday, February 27, 2016
Time: 2:00-5:00pm
Cost: $30 tuition

Worm Bin Make N Take – Ages 14+

Registration link: https://scrappywormbin.eventbrite.com

Want to learn about the amazing natural process that will transform your kitchen scraps into rich nutrients for your garden? Learn everything you need to know for the care and feeding of your worms!

Date: Sunday, March 6, 2016
Time: 2:00-4:00pm
Cost: $20 tuition + $17 supplies fee = $37 total

Basic Serger Workshop – Ages 16+

Registration link: https://basicserger.eventbrite.com

Do you feel intimidated by sergers? Join us for this relaxed hands-on class and learn the basics of  overlock sewing machines (AKA sergers) including thread operation, needles, blades, and tension.

Date: Sunday, March 20, 2016
Time: 12:30-3:30pm + optional studio hour with instructor assistance
Cost: $30 tuition


Early Bird Registration Bonus!

Register for any class more than 3 weeks in advance, and receive a $5 store voucher. This voucher is valid for two weeks toward the purchase of any materials in the Scrap Exchange retail store! Voucher is provided to you on the first day of class. Note: This offer is not valid on free meetups or events. The voucher may not be applied to Artist Marketplace or Cameron Gallery items.

Refund Policy

Refunds for class fees will be issued if the class is cancelled by The Scrap Exchange for any reason. If you register for a class and cannot attend, a refund will be issued if you notify the Scrap Exchange at least 24 hours before the class begins.

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