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 OPEN CLASSES (Registration Required): 


Beginning Serger Class – SOLD OUT
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Sun. October 8th, 2017
Time: 1:00-4:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://tsesergeroct.eventbrite.com

Do you feel intimidated by sergers? Join us for this relaxed hands-on class and learn the basics of home overlock sewing machines (AKA sergers) including thread operation and what to do if the thread breaks. We will also cover needles, blades, tension, and other serger features. Students may bring an operational serger from home or use one of The Scrap Exchange’s machines.


Beginning Sewing Class – SOLD OUT
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Thurs. October 12th, 2017
Time: 4:00-7:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://tsethurbeginsewoct.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 Embroidery Class – 1 spot available! 
Instructor: Chandra Noyes
Date: Sat. October 14th, 2017
Time: 12:00-3:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://embroideryoct.eventbrite.com

Learn all the basics of embroidery! From materials and tools to patterns and stitches, we’ll cover everything you need to know to get you stitching on your own. All materials are provided!


Beginning Sewing Class – SOLD OUT
Instructor: Christine Ramsey
Date: Sun. October 15th, 2017
Time: 1:00-4:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://tsesewingoctober.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 Sewing Class – SOLD OUT
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Sat. October 21st, 2017
Time: 3:00-6:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://beginsewingoct.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 – SOLD OUT
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Sat. October 21st, 2017 and Sun. October 22nd
Time: 11:00 am- 2:00 pm
Cost: $60
Registration: https://tsequilting.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 two separate sessions.

While will be providing matierals 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.


Halloween Costume + Alteration Workshop
Instructor: Dara Page
Date: Sat. October 28th, 2017
Time: 11:00 am -6:00 pm
Cost: $10 per 1 hour session
Registration: https://tsehalloween.eventbrite.com

Need help making or fixing your costume for Halloween? Join us at The Scrap Exchange on Saturday, October 28th from 11 am – 6 pm! There will be expert costume and props specialists available to help you finish you finish your costume. This is perfect for makers of all ages. Tickets will be sold in 1 hour sessions. You can sign up for as many 1 hour sessions as you need! Registration is required. Space is limited.


Beginning Sewing Class
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Sat. November 4th, 2017
Time: 12:00-3:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://sewingnov4.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 Sewing Class
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Thurs. November 9th, 2017
Time: 4:00-7:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://sewingnov9.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 Sewing Class
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Sat. November 18th, 2017
Time: 12:00-3:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://sewingnov18.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 Sewing Class
Instructor: Jeannie Lasley
Date: Thurs. November 30th, 2017
Time: 4:00-7:00 pm
Cost: $30
Registration: https://sewingnov30.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.


UPCOMING MEETUPS (Registration Not Required): 



Halloween Make N Take
Theme: Halloween
Date: Sat. October 14th, 2017
Time: 11:00-2:00 pm (Drop in anytime between 11-2!)
Cost: $10 per person

Join us at The Scrap Exchange for Halloween themed Make N Take! We will be making scrappy halloween costume accessories and home decorations. We will be providing materials and pinterest projects ideas for inspiration. $10 per person. All materials will be included. Registration is not required. All ages welcome!

 


 

2nd Sunday Sewing 
Theme: Sewing
Date: Sun. October 14th, 2017
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: Sun. Oct. 22nd, 2017
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: Sun. Oct. 21st, 2017
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 education[at]scrapexchange.org. 

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