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

Creative Reuse Center BOOT CAMP

The Scrap Exchange will hold the next four-day Creative Reuse Center Boot Camp from October 13-16, 2015. Space is limited, so register today! For more information, please visit: https://scrapexchange.org/special-events/boot-camp/ To register, please visit: https://scrapbootcampfall2015.eventbrite.com

Crafternoon: Folded Paper Stars

Registration link: https://crafternoonstars.eventbrite.com   Join us for a Crafternoon and create simple reuse craft items or learn a boredom-busting skill that will carry you throughout the year. Projects and skills will use reclaimed materials and industrial discards found at The Scrap Exchange. For more information, contact Wendy Ziegler, Education Coordinator … Continue reading

Class: Knit Your First Hat (ages 12+)

Registration link: https://knithat.eventbrite.com   Take your knitting to the next level and start knitting hats! We will cover the basics of using double pointed needles and practice casting-on and decreasing.  Students should be familiar with basic knitting and ready to learn new skills. The class project will be an infant hat, … Continue reading

Class: Intro to Hand Tools (ages 12+)

Registration link: https://handtools.eventbrite.com   Scared of saws? Harried by hammers? In awe of awls? Don’t be wrecked by wrenches, you can be handy with a little knowledge and practice! In this workshop, we will go over a variety of hand tools, their uses, and practice putting them to work. While we … Continue reading