Creative Classes

Fall/Winter Creative Classes are now open for registration !


niftygifty1Nifty Gifty (All ages)
Instructors: Amelia Freeman-Lynde and Jeannette Brossart
Date: Sat. Dec. 10, 2016
Time: 10:00-2:00pm
Tuition: $10
Registration: https://niftygifty.eventbrite.com

 

Join us for an afternoon of crafty gift making! Participants of all ages and skill levels can make a variety of handmade gifts for family and friends with the assistance of our crafty staff. The event is going to have multiple crafting stations.  Participants can create prepared projects and/or their own original projects.  The projects with instruction are: mini yarn wreaths, felt koozies, braided fabric necklaces, and button napkin holders. All tools and materials are provided!



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Beginning Sewing Class (ages 14+)
Date: Sat. January 14, 2017
Time: 1:00-4:00pm
Tuition: $30
Registration: https://tsesewingjanuary.eventbrite.com

Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. We will cover tools and sewing concepts, machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zigzag, and appliqué stitches. Students will design and sew a class project using The Scrap Exchange’s awesome wealth of fabrics and trims. All tools and materials are provided, but feel free to bring your own sewing machine, fabric scissors, and/or fabrics.


knitting-101Beginning Knitting Class (16+)
Instructor: Amelia Freeman-Lynde
Date: Sat. Jan. 15, 2017
Time: 12:00-3:00pm
Tuition: $30
Registration: https://tseknittingjanuary.eventbrite.com

Learn a fun, practical, and cozy new skill! In this beginner knitting class, we will cover the tools, vocabulary, and basic stitches you will need to complete your first project. Class will be held in two sessions in order to build a solid foundation of knitting knowledge. All materials are provided!


29700705610-26215944Beginning Crochet Class (ages 12+)
Instructor: Jasmine Suarez
Date: Sun. Feb. 5, 2017
Time: 1:00-4:00pm
Tuition: $30
Registration:https://februarycrochet.eventbrite.com

Ready to take on a new craft skill? This introductory class is for crochet beginners, as well as those who have never even tried a single fiber art! Students will learn the basics of crochet stitches while working on a simple pattern. All materials provided, but you are welcome to bring your own.


20147721377-17508871Beginning Sewing Workshop (ages 14+)

Date: Sun. March 5, 2017
Time: 1:00-4:00pm
Tuition: $30
Registration: https://tsemarchsewing.eventbrite.com

Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. We will cover tools and sewing concepts, machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zigzag, and appliqué stitches. Students will design and sew a class project using The Scrap Exchange’s awesome wealth of fabrics and trims. All tools and materials are provided, but feel free to bring your own sewing machine, fabric scissors, and/or fabrics.


 

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 programming 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 only be issued if you notify the Scrap Exchange at least 24 hours before the class begins.


We also offer private sewing, knitting, crochet, and weaving lessons at $30 per hour, subject to instructor availability.
Please contact Anna Graves, Education Coordinator, at outreach[at]scrapexchange.org or 919-213-1278 to make arrangements or to inquire about other possible lessons.


If you are interested in teaching Creative Classes at The Scrap Exchange please contact Anna Graves, Education Coordinator at outreach[at]scrapexchange.org. We are currently accepting applications.

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