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The Scrap Exchange

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2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States

April 2019

Beginning Sewing Class

April 20 @ 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
$15.00 - $30.00

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…

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Closed for Easter Sunday

April 21 @ 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Both locations will be closed for Easter Sunday so our staff may enjoy the holiday. Spring blessings to everyone!

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Community Service Orientation

April 25 @ 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until October 24, 2019

The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come join our scrappy team!   If you're looking to complete court-ordered community service, The Scrap Exchange is a great place to do it! Individuals interested in completing their community service are welcome to attend this 30-minute orientation. During the orientation, attendees will learn about the history of The Scrap Exchange and our guidelines around completing community service. After a short talk, the attendees take a tour of our stores and fill out some paperwork. All individuals must complete one…

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Simple Binding with Screen Printing and Stamps

April 26 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
$20.00 - $40.00

This workshop lets participants choose from several patterns and colored paper to design a simple book structure. Patterns will be screen printed on paper. Pre-made stamps will also be used. After papers are created, the instructors will be teaching several non-adhesive book bindings including a folded zine structure, pamphlet binding, Japanese punch binding. Each participant will be able to leave with their own handmade booklet. This is a beginner workshop.  All materials supplied. Dates: Friday, April 26th, 2018 Time: 6:30-8:30…

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Beginning Sewing Class

April 27 @ 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States

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…

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May 2019

Community Service Orientation

May 9 @ 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 12, 2019

The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come join our scrappy team! If you're looking to complete court-ordered community service, The Scrap Exchange is a great place to do it! Individuals interested in completing their community service are welcome to attend this 30-minute orientation. During the orientation, attendees will learn about the history of The Scrap Exchange and our guidelines around completing community service. After a short talk, the attendees take a tour of our stores and fill out some paperwork. All individuals must complete one orientation…

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Altered Book and Papercraft Meetup

May 13 @ 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 4:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until October 31, 2019

The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Altered Book and Papercraft Meetup Theme: Altered Books/Papercrafts Date: 2nd Monday of every month! Time: 4:30-6:30 pm (Drop in anytime!) Cost: Free! Get together with friends to work on your Altered Books and Papercraft!  Whether you’re into altered books, art journaling, paperfolding & cutting, or book sculpture, this is the group for you. Beginners welcome.

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Introduction to Linocut Class

May 17 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
$20.00 - $40.00

Learn the basics of linocut printmaking with Supergraphic Print Lab Director Bill Fick. Participants will cover this relief print techniques from start to finish. We will begin with design concepts followed by carving styles and techniques and ending with inking and printing. Everyone can take home whatever they print! Registration is required. Space is limited. Dates: Friday, May 17th, 2019 Time: 6:30-8:30 pm Cost: $40 tuition + materials Ages: 16+ Instructor: Bill Fick Bill Fick is an experienced artist in…

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Volunteer Orientation

May 19 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 3:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 15, 2019

The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come join our scrappy team!   Individuals interested in volunteering at The Scrap Exchange are welcome to attend this hour-long orientation. During the orientation, potential volunteers will learn about the history of The Scrap Exchange, our guidelines for volunteering, and the different ways to volunteer with us. After a short talk, the potential volunteers take a tour of our stores and fill out some paperwork. All individuals must complete one orientation before they can begin volunteering at The Scrap Exchange.…

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Simple Binding with Screen Printing and Stamps

May 24 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
$20.00 - $40.00

This workshop lets participants choose from several patterns and colored paper to design a simple book structure. Patterns will be screen printed on paper. Pre-made stamps will also be used. After papers are created, the instructors will be teaching several non-adhesive book bindings including a folded zine structure, pamphlet binding, Japanese punch binding. Each participant will be able to leave with their own handmade booklet. This is a beginner workshop.  All materials supplied. Dates: Friday, May 24th, 2018 Time: 6:30-8:30…

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Basic Screen Printing Class

May 31 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
$20.00 - $40.00

Learn the basics of screen printing with members of the Supergraphic Print Lab team. Participants will create unique prints using traditional screen filler and cut stencil methods. Everyone can take home whatever they print! This workshop will not include the use of photographic emulsion. Registration is required. Space is limited. Dates: Friday, May 31st, 2019 Time: 6:30-8:30 pm Cost: $40 tuition + materials Ages: 16+ Instructors: Robby Poore and Matt Tauch Early Bird Registration Bonus! Register for any class at least 3 weeks…

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November 2019

Community Service Orientation

November 21 @ 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come join our scrappy team! If you're looking to complete court-ordered community service, The Scrap Exchange is a great place to do it! Individuals interested in completing their community service are welcome to attend this 30-minute orientation. During the orientation, attendees will learn about the history of The Scrap Exchange and our guidelines around completing community service. After a short talk, the attendees take a tour of our stores and fill out some paperwork. All individuals must complete one orientation…

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December 2019

Community Service Orientation

December 27 @ 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come join our scrappy team! If you're looking to complete court-ordered community service, The Scrap Exchange is a great place to do it! Individuals interested in completing their community service are welcome to attend this 30-minute orientation. During the orientation, attendees will learn about the history of The Scrap Exchange and our guidelines around completing community service. After a short talk, the attendees take a tour of our stores and fill out some paperwork. All individuals must complete one orientation…

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