Upcoming Classes & Events
Remember, class sizes are limited to ensure a quality experience,
however we do have to meet our registration minimum in order to hold the workshop.
So register early to reserve your spot!
Paper Crafts: Creating Cards, Sewn Booklet & a Bowl
Saturday, June 6th, 20202, 11am-1pm via Zoom Online
PAPER CRAFTS: CREATING CARDS, SEWN BOOKLET & A BOWL with Elaine Chu, Bay Area craftsperson, and co-author of “Wood Paper Scissors,” a how-to crafts book. In her class you'll focus on making marks with common supplies in the house and everyday objects. Then we'll create cards, a hand sewn booklet, and an elegant 3D folded bowl.
Fun and lovely gift ideas! This class takes place online.
Embroidery - Stitch Your Family Flower Garden w/Rosanna Diggs
Saturday, June 13th, 2020, 11am-2pm via Zoom Online
Stitch Your Family Flower Garden with Rosanna Diggs!
In this beginner-friendly embroidery class, instructor Rosanna Diggs will walk you through the steps of designing and stitching your family flower garden, based on your birth month flowers. This class takes place online! Your registration includes all the materials needed and will be shipped directly to you prior to class.
Registration is closed.
Faux Modern Calligraphy w/The Brightline Studio
Saturday, June 20th, 2020, 1pm-2:30pm via Zoom Online
We are excited to welcome back Rachel Jacques of the Bright Line Studio! Rachel has designed a 1.5 hour long class for beginners eager to learn Faux Modern Calligraphy online. From the comfort of your home, in this interactive online class, we will go over the basics of faux calligraphy before heading into the alphabet and finishing up with phrases and a quote design! A workbook will be emailed to you before class which includes a list of all the supplies to gather prior to class, the full alphabet practice sheets, and links to instructional videos you can watch before and after the workshop for continued practice. This is the perfect new skill for anyone and everyone!
Crochet Rope Basket w/Cara Corey
Sunday, June 28th, 11am-1pm via Zoom Online
Join instructor Cara Corey online, for a beginning crochet class, where you will learn how to construct a sturdy basket (perfect for storing craft supplies, toys or other household items) with soft cotton rope and your fingers rather than a crochet hook. Start by learning how to make increases to create a flat-bottomed round. Then you will use a different stitch to build the sides of the basket. Finally, you'll have the option of attaching leather handles to your basket with rivets. Students will also learn how to source materials and adjust the pattern to make baskets in different sizes and shapes. Register by June 20 to receive your materials in time.
Registration now open!
Sashiko Embroidery w/Kathy Barlow
Sunday, July 12, 2020, 1pm-4pm Pacific time via Zoom Online
Join textile designer and instructor Kathy Barlow and learn how to stitch Sashiko — those Instagram-worthy dashed beauties that are adorning our walls, denim and accessories. Pronounced 'sash(i) ko' with the i almost silent, it's a satisfying and meditative form of traditional Japanese embroidery. You'll be obsessed with the mesmerizing geometrics typically worked against dark indigos. Work with Kathy online using the kit she has assembled and create your own Sashiko pieces.
Felt Flower Wall Hanging w/Erin of Feed the Fish co
Saturday, July 18th, 2020, 11am-1pm Pacific time via Zoom Online
In this class learn to create felt flowers to craft a felt garden! We will review three techniques to create felt flowers, then design a felt wall hanging, perfect to display anywhere in your home. Register by July 11 to receive materials in time.
Figurative Blind Contour Drawing with Watercolor w/Teresa Cook
Sunday, July 19th, 2020, 11am-1pm Pacific time, via Zoom Online
We are so excited to welcome Teresa Cook to Craft+Work Studio! Teresa comes to us from Florida with 17 years in painting experience. In this workshop, you will use your face as the muse to create yourself as a portrait, in watercolor with line-work called, “blind contour drawing”. You will be learning how to use pen to draw what you see in an abstract style. Register by July 11 to receive materials in time.
The Art of Self-Care - Art Journaling w/Michelle Holdt
To be held online! Date will be announced soon.
Michelle Holdt is a new transformational leader in the world of self love. She is the Founding Executive Director of Arts Ed Matters. She is a passionate Goddess committed to living a joyful authentic life and supporting others to do the same. Her new workshop,
The Art of Self-Care, is an interactive creative workshop designed to nurture and restore your creative spirit. Through art-making, mindfulness, and gratitude activities, we'll spend the evening exploring your biggest goals and dreams. You'll leave with your own handmade art journal to continue your practice at work and at home.
Registration coming soon!