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.
Start the spooky month of October with an evening embroidery workshop using red thread and crimson cochineal dye. Participants will learn automatic running stitches to create patterns on cotton handkerchiefs that will be finished off with a variety of cochineal dyes extracted from bugs.
Space is limited, RSVP requested: cafamoctober2018.eventbrite.com
Celebrate the opening of three new solo exhibitions by LA artists Uzumaki Cepeda, Merion Estes, and Sherin Guirguis.
$12 entry / free for members. For more information email: email@example.com
Our clay studio offers a fun, open space to make, experiment, and play with clay. For beginners and experts alike, we offer space, basic supplies, and casual instruction to work on creative clay projects. For ages 17+
Space is limited, advance registration required: click here
Artist and designer Lisa Young from LKLY Designs leads an introductory coil basketry workshop. Learn basic coiling and binding techniques using pine needles, cotton thread, and beeswax to create a unique vessel.
Space is limited, advance registration required: cafam.formstack.com/forms/pine_coil
Fiber artist Mimi Haddon leads a soft- sculpture workshop using re-used and recycled fiber-based materials. Experiment with foam, thread, and fabric to create a soft-fiber sculpture using basic techniques such as stitching, applique, and pattern-making.
Space is limited, RSVP requested: cafamlaboctober2018.eventbrite.com
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First Thursday nights from 7:00pm-9pm
For the whole family on the second Sunday from 1:30-3:30pm
Find out how you can volunteer with the museum, or at our events and openings.