Class: Nat Geo Mash-Up (ages 14+)

Only using National Geographic magazines, students will create a layered collage combining text and image, in a “mash-up” style that is unique to each participant.  This workshop will focus on tapping into your own creative, spontaneous voice, and very basic collage instruction.  If you need a jolt in the way … Continue reading

Class: Basic Sewing Workshop (ages 14+)

Learn sewing machine basics including tools, threading, troubleshooting, straight and zigzag stitches. Students will create a one-of-a-kind reclaimed fabric throw pillow or tote bag from the Scrap Exchange’s array of fabulous fabrics and trims. All materials and sewing machines are provided. Class: Basic Sewing Workshop Date: Sunday, June 28, 2015 … Continue reading

Class: DIY Natural Cleaners (ages 14+)

Learn how a few simple, inexpensive ingredients can be combined to form a wide range of products to meet all of your cleaning needs. Participants will learn the basics of cleaning with homemade products and the properties of various ingredients. Everyone who takes the class will receive a course pack … Continue reading

Class: To Weave or Knot… for the Birds! (ages 16+)

Interested in the craft of weaving but don’t know where to start? Come learn all about fibers, knots, and weaving techniques. We will discuss how to select appropriate yarns, create your own portable reuse-able backstrap loom, and of course weave! Explore the interplay of color and texture with yarn scraps … Continue reading

Class: Adult/Child Sewing (ages 8+)

This class is a great way to learn to sew with lots of individual attention! Children (ages 8 and up) will work with an adult partner to learn sewing machine basics including tools, threading, straight, and zig-zag stitches. After sewing practice, adult/child teams will design and begin their first project … Continue reading

Class: Basic Sewing Workshop (ages 14+)

Learn sewing machine basics including tools, threading, troubleshooting, straight and zigzag stitches. Students will create a one-of-a-kind reclaimed fabric throw pillow or tote bag from the Scrap Exchange’s array of fabulous fabrics and trims. All materials and sewing machines are provided.   Class: Basic Sewing Workshop Date: Sunday, May 31, … Continue reading