Learn at the Craft & Folk Art Museum

The Craft & Folk Art Museum offers a variety of workshops and classes, art talks, readings, and participatory projects for all ages. View our chronological list of events.


CraftNight: Recycled Puppet Making Workshop
with Invertigo Dance Theatre
Thursday, September 1 | 7:00–9:00pm | Demonstrations at 7:00pm & 7:30pm
$8 / free for members (includes materials, drinks, and snacks)

Taking inspiration from the recycled materials used in Gronk’s Theater of Paint, participants will be working with Invertigo Dance Theatre set designer, John Burton, in a fun puppet making workshop. Be creative, recycle, and make your very own puppet, to bring to life in Gronk’s installation!

Space is limited. RSVP requested: cafamseptember2016.eventbrite.com

Box Collective in Residency
Sunday, September 4 | 1:00–5:00pm | Museum courtyard | Free and open to the public

For the closing day of Windfall, we will be joined by members of the Box Collective who will demonstrate several of the woodworking techniques used in the production of their works on display. Don’t miss the opportunity to watch these artists in action!

The CAFAM galleries will be closed for exhibition installation from September 5 – 23. The CAFAM Shop will remain open during regular hours.

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Printing with Bubbles
A CraftLab Family Workshop!
Sunday, September 11 | Drop in between 1:30–3:30pm
$7 adults / $5 children / free for members

BUBBLES!! How can you make these burst with even more fun? Join us for this fun workshop were you will experiment with dyed bubbles to create unique and fun patterns on paper!

Yarn Bombing Los Angeles Knit Graffiti Collective
Saturday, September 17 | 2:00-5:00pm | Free

Join in YBLA’s monthly meeting to find out what your local guerrilla knitters are up to, share projects you’re working on, and good conversation. All skill levels are welcome and encouraged!

More information: www.yarnbombinglosangeles.com

Opening Reception: Kay Sekimachi: Simple Complexity | Works from the Forrest L. Merrill Collection & Work Over School: Art From the Margins of the Inside
Saturday, September 24 | 6:00–9:00pm

$12 entry / free for members

For more information: info@cafam.org

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Join us every month for:

Craft Night

First Thursday nights from 7:00pm-9pm

CraftLab Workshops

For the whole family on the second Sunday from 1:30-3:30pm