2nd Sunday Sewing: FREE Community Meetup

Join us for a community sewing meetup in our Design Center, hosted by textile artist Christine Ramsey. Bring a new or old project and Christine can help you work through creative and technical blocks. Take the opportunity to sew with tons of fabric, trim and accessories at your fingertips. Free … Continue reading

2nd Sunday Sewing: FREE Community Meetup-CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

Join us for a community sewing meetup in our Design Center, hosted by textile artist Christine Ramsey. Bring a new or old project and Christine can help you work through creative and technical blocks. Take the opportunity to sew with tons of fabric, trim and accessories at your fingertips. Free … Continue reading

Class: Handmade Stamps for the Holidays (ages 16+)

Give your season’s greetings a handmade touch! Make your own stamps for custom notecards, wrapping paper, notebooks, fabric, and more. We’ll craft these stamps from a variety of reuse materials, with designs ranging from basic shapes to elaborate artworks. Put your imagination to work! All materials and tools provided. Registration … Continue reading

Class: DIY Gift Wrap & Cards w/Handmade Stamps (ages 14+)

Saturday, November 28, 2015 Registration link: https://handmadestamps.eventbrite.com   Give your season’s greetings that personalized sparkle! Make your own stamps for custom notecards, wrapping paper, notebooks, fabric, and more.  We’ll craft these stamps from rubber erasers, corks, and styrofoam trays, with designs ranging from basic shapes to elaborate artworks. Put your imagination … Continue reading

Class: Intermediate Sewing (ages 14+)

Sunday, November 22, 2015 Registration link: https://intermediatesewnovember.eventbrite.com   Extend your basic sewing skills into the fun world of clothing, and focus on creating and recreating your own unique designs. Learn how to select, cut, and stitch commercial sewing patterns. The class will also cover basic zippers, hemming, and other simple alterations. … Continue reading

Class: Basic Sewing Workshop (ages 14+)

Sunday, November 15, 2015 Registration link: https://basicsewnovember.eventbrite.com   Learn how to use a sewing machine with a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor.  Designed for beginners and re-entry sewers, this class covers tools and sewing concepts; machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zig-zag, and applique stitches. Students will design and sew … Continue reading

Class: Doll Knitting 101 (ages 12+)

Saturday, November 7, 2015 Registration link: https://dollknitting.eventbrite.com   Simple handmade toys have a special magic that allows children to explore their imaginations and enjoy open-ended play! Expand your basic knitting knowledge while learning to create dolls for any age, gender, or occasion. We will cover the pattern structure for the doll, … Continue reading

Class: Basic Sewing Workshop (ages 14+)

Sunday, October 25, 2015 Registration link: https://basicsewoctober.eventbrite.com   Learn how to use a sewing machine with a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor.  Designed for beginners and re-entry sewers, this class covers tools and sewing concepts; machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zig-zag, and applique stitches. Students will design and sew … Continue reading

Class: Scrappy Fabric Wreaths (ages 12+)

Registration link: https://scrappywreaths.eventbrite.com   We’ll be making seasonal and year-round wreaths using scrap fabrics and embellishing them with scrappy accessories. You’ll learn how to make a quick wreath for a holiday, special event, or just to dress up your door! All tools and materials are provided. Registration is suggested. Space is … Continue reading

Preschool Artplay: Paint Power!

Registration link: https://artplaypaint.eventbrite.com   Children ages 3-6 and their parents are invited to join us for exploring colorful, fun, reclaimed materials at the Scrap Exchange. During each session, our art activities will focus on a specific type of material that may include fibers, paints, or paper. We’ll also enjoy stories, finger … Continue reading