Creative Classes and Meetups

 Creative Classes and Meetups

We offer creative classes and meetups at our location. Creative Classes are lead by our experienced instructors. Meetups are self led. Be sure to check out what classes and meetups we have coming up!


UPCOMING CLASSES (Registration Required): 

 


Gifts That Grow with Found Pottery
Instructor: Aisha Sanders
Date: Sun. December 10th, 2017
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
Cost: $25
Registration: https://giftsthatgrow.eventbrite.com

Join living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates how to create special holiday gifts that grow. Participants will create and gift wrap plant kits with paperwhite bulbs, stones, and found pottery. Aisha will also demonstrate how to create and package DIY terrariums kits and other ‘gifts that grow’ ideas. Gain the know-how for creating party favors and holiday/hostess gift while adding a bit of life to a found vessel (literally).


Beginning Sewing Class
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Thurs. December 14th, 2017
Time: 4:00-7:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://tsesewingdec14.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 brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. We will cover tools and sewing concepts, machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zig-zag, 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.


Beginning Quilting Class
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Sat. Dec. 16th and Sun. Dec. 17th, 2017
Time: 4:00-7:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://tsequiltingdec.eventbrite.com

In this class you will learn basic quilting techniques. All fabric and batting have been pre-washed. The finished project will be approximately 36 X 48. This class will be in two separate sessions. While will be providing materials for all participants, if you would prefer to bring your own fabric you will need the following: 3/8 yard solid, 3/8 yard white, 3/8 yard print, 1/2 yard solid for quilt border, 1 1/2 yard for quilt backing- for this you can use the solid or print,1 large spool of thread to match your border fabric. Note: All measurements are based on 45″ width fabric. All fabric should be cotton and you will need to wash and iron to prevent shrinkage after your quilt is assembled.


DIY Terrariums with Upcycled Glassware
Instructor: Aisha Sanders
Date: Sun. January 14th, 2017
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
Cost: $25
Registration: https://tsediyterrariums.eventbrite.com

Join living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates how to create special holiday gifts that grow. Participants will create and gift wrap plant kits with paperwhite bulbs, stones, and found pottery. Aisha will also demonstrate how to create and package DIY terrariums kits and other ‘gifts that grow’ ideas. Gain the know-how for creating party favors and holiday/hostess gift while adding a bit of life to a found vessel (literally).


UPCOMING MEETUPS (Registration Not Required): 


 

2nd Sunday Sewing 
Theme: Sewing
Date: 2nd Sunday of every month!
Time: 2:00-6:00 pm (Drop in anytime between 2-6!)
Cost: Free!

Join us for 2nd Sunday Sewing in The Design Center. Feel free to bring your own materials, or shop here at The Scrap Exchange in our plethora of fabric, trims, and notions… up to 75% off retail! No registration is required… just drop-in!


4th Sunday Sewing 
Theme: Sewing
Date: 4th Sunday of every month!
Time: 2:00-6:00 pm (Drop in anytime between 2-6!)
Cost: Free!Join us for 2nd Sunday Sewing in The Design Center. Feel free to bring your own materials, or shop here at The Scrap Exchange in our plethora of fabric, trims, and notions… up to 75% off retail! No registration is required… just drop-in!


Altered Book Club 
Theme: Altered Books
Date: 3rd Sunday of every month!
Time: 2:00-5:00 pm (Drop in anytime between 2-5!)
Cost: Free!

Get together with friends to work on your Altered Books.  Whether you’re into altered books, art journaling, paperfolding & cutting, or book sculpture, this is the group for you. Beginners welcome.


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.

If you are interested in teaching Creative Classes at The Scrap Exchange please contact Anna Graves, Outreach and Education Manager at events[at]scrapexchange.org. 

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