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Knit Night - Free Community Knitting Group Multiple Dates 2014-06-19 18:30:00 2014-06-19 20:30:00

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Come to Knit Night at The Scrap Exchange! This co-ed crafters group was established to bring knitters from the Triangle area together to...

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Sew Night - Free Community Sewing Group Multiple Dates 2014-06-26 18:00:00 2014-06-26 21:00:00

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Come to Sew Night at The Scrap Exchange! Attention all sewers from novices to experts! Join us for a monthly community sewing night in our...

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Class: Garden Sculptures 5/10/14 2PM - 4PM 2014-05-10 14:00:00 2014-05-10 16:00:00

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See new potential in reusable materials, giving them new life as durable, artful objects! During this class, you’ll explore how nature...

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Boot Camp 2014 5/13/14 11AM - 6PM 2014-05-13 11:00:00 2014-05-13 18:00:00

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Creative Reuse Center Boot Camp Hosted by The Scrap Exchange a creative reuse arts center in Durham, NC Interested in learning how to start...

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Class: Eco-Coasters 5/17/14 1PM - 4PM 2014-05-17 13:00:00 2014-05-17 16:00:00

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Students will make coasters using upholstery and other materials available at The Scrap Exchange. You will use rotary cutters and scissors...

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Class: Basic Sewing Workshop 5/18/14 12:30PM - 4:30PM 2014-05-18 12:30:00 2014-05-18 16:30:00

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Learn sewing machine basics, including threading, troubleshooting, straight and zigzag stitches in a single afternoon! Put those skills to...

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Class: Introduction to Serging - Create a Knit Skirt (2 Sessions!) 5/23/14 6PM - 8PM 2014-05-23 18:00:00 2014-05-23 20:00:00

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This class will show you the basics of using a serger, from finishing edges to serging together a garment using knits from The Scrap...

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Class: Scrappy Art Blocks 5/31/14 3PM - 4:30PM 2014-05-31 15:00:00 2014-05-31 16:30:00

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We’ll be painting wood blocks of varying shapes and sizes to make our own rearrangable works of art. These scrappy art blocks can be used...

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Class: Great Weaving Adventure 6/1/14 1PM - 4PM 2014-06-01 13:00:00 2014-06-01 16:00:00

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Learn how to assemble and use a small portable rigid heddle loom that fits in your pocket. During this class, we’ll set up the loom and...

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Class: Scrappy Fabric Wreaths 6/6/14 7PM - 8PM 2014-06-06 19:00:00 2014-06-06 20:00:00

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We'll be making seasonal and year-round wreaths using scrap fabrics and embellishing them with scrappy accessories. You’ll learn how to...

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Class: T-Shirt Transformation 6/7/14 1PM - 3:30PM 2014-06-07 13:00:00 2014-06-07 15:30:00

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Turn frumpy unisex tee shirts into flattering and feminine tops using just a few simple sewing techniques! Bring a few of your own tees....

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Class: Knitting Nancys & Neds (for kids!) 6/15/14 3PM - 4:30PM 2014-06-15 15:00:00 2014-06-15 16:30:00

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Join us as we make a knitting loom using cardboard tubes and popsicle sticks... who knew?! Then we’ll use our imagination and knit...

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Class: Hang It All! 6/20/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-06-20 19:00:00 2014-06-20 20:30:00

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During this class, we’ll use scrap wood and various hooks and hangers to create a fun and functional way to store scarves, hats, other...

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Class: Cross Stitch Cards & Bookmarks (for kids!) 6/22/14 3PM - 4:30PM 2014-06-22 15:00:00 2014-06-22 16:30:00

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Learn the basics of cross stitch using cardstock, yarn, and super-safe craft needles. Design your card or bookmark using vibrant color...

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Class: Repurposed T-Shirts 6/29/14 1PM - 2:30PM 2014-06-29 13:00:00 2014-06-29 14:30:00

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During this class, you’ll learn how to transform your growing pile of T-shirts into other usable items – a shopping bag, jewelry, scarves,...

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Class: Parent & Child Sewing (2 sessions!) 7/12/14 10:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-07-12 10:30:00 2014-07-12 13:30:00

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Learn the basics of sewing TOGETHER! A fun, bonding experience for children and adults – students will learn how to sew using a machine....

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Class: Basic Sewing Workshop 7/27/14 12:30AM - 4:30PM 2014-07-27 00:30:00 2014-07-27 16:30:00

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Learn sewing machine basics, including threading, troubleshooting, straight and zigzag stitches in a single afternoon! Put those skills to...

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Class: Rockets & Launchers 4/5/14 2PM - 4PM

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Inspired by STEM curriculum and the excitement of making things that fly, this class provides materials, some very basic physics and...

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FREE Make and Take: Bottle Cap Art 3/30/14 1PM - 4PM

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Join us for a free art-making session exploring the reuse potential of an item many people discard everyday: bottle caps!  This is a free...

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Class: Robots 3/29/14 3PM - 4:30PM

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No electronics, just awesome materials and loads of imagination. Come create robot figures or robot accessories to wear for your robot...

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Class: Create a Bowl Using Magazines 3/28/14 6PM - 8:30PM

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In this class, students will make a decorative bowl using magazines and other glossy papers. You'll also paint or glaze the bowls -- your...

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Green Gallery Exhibit: Re:circled 3/21/14 6PM - 4/12/14 5PM

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In Re:circled, Washington DC visual artist Sarah E. Dale presents an elegant, circle-centric series featuring lids from her recycling bin,...

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Class: Worm Bin Make & Take 3/16/14 2PM - 4PM

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Anyone, anywhere, can compost at home with a worm bin. In this hands-on workshop, you will make your own tidy and efficient indoor...

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Class: Treasure Boxes 3/15/14 3PM - 4:30PM

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Make your own treasure box, built to last from re-used materials and fill it from the Scrap Exchange treasure trove of unusual objects....

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Class: Mobiles & Windchimes 3/14/14 6PM - 8PM

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Find balance in the chaos! Dig into the inspiring materials at The Scrap Exchange and fashion a unique mobile or beautiful wind chime. All...

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Class: Treasure Boxes 3/8/14 3PM - 4:30PM

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Make your own treasure box, built to last from re-used materials and fill it from the Scrap Exchange treasure trove of unusual objects....

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Class: Pallet Furniture - End Tables & Kitchen Work Tables 3/7/14 5:30PM - 8:30PM

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In this class, students would learn how to build an end table or small kitchen table out of a single shipping pallet. The class would begin...

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Class: Intermediate Sewing: Alterations & Patterns (2 sessions) 3/2/14 1PM - 4PM

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Dress up your wardrobe with simple sewing techniques by learning to make alterations like hems, darts, and altered seams. This class will...

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Class: Vibrant Beads Using Magazines 2/28/14 6PM - 8:30PM

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In this class, students will learn how to make colorful, stylish beads from magazines. The beads will be hardened and shiny, with a similar...

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Class: Journal Making 2/23/14 2PM - 4PM

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Create your own unique journal/sketchbook from the exciting paper collection at the Scrap Exchange! These hardcover, stitched books are...

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Class: Parent & Child Sewing (2 sessions) 2/22/14 10AM - 3/1/14 10AM

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A great bonding activity for adults and children, this class will cover basic machine sewing, and the creation of a first fun project...

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Class: Basic Sewing Workshop (1 session) 2/16/14 12PM - 4PM

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Learn the basics of machine sewing in a single afternoon! Students will thread machines, stitch, and troubleshoot problems. They'll also...

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Class: Jan's Great Weaving Adventure 2/9/14 1PM - 4PM

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Learn the basics of loom weaving and then embark on your own weaving adventure. Class will cover warping, threading, setting up, and...

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Class: SoftArt Wall Hangings 2/8/14 1PM - 4PM

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Create your one-of-a-kind wall hanging from the plethora of fabric remnants found at The Scrap Exchange (approx. size 12" X 17"). Sewing...

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Class: Pop Up Books & Cards 2/8/14 10AM - 12PM

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Explore the surprising charm of paper pop-ups! Create a book or a series of cards using a variety of pop-up techniques and the awesome...

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Class: The Art of Correspondence 2/7/14 6PM - 8PM

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Do you want your correspondence to have a personal touch? We will look at several techniques for creating stationary and postcards that are...

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Class: Tissue Paper Design & Collage 2/1/14 2PM - 4PM

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In this class, you'll learn how to take salvaged tissue papers (from gift giving, sewing patterns, packing materials and more) and use glue...

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Free Book Making Open Studio! 2/1/14 1PM - 4PM

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MAKE BOOKS at The Scrap Exchange on Saturday, February 1st from 1:00 to 4:00 pm! This free open studio is in collaboration with the current...

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Class: Introduction to Knitting 1/31/14 6PM - 8PM

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Stay cozy this winter! Learn the basic stitches in knitting as well as how to cast-on and bind-off in this class. We’ll cover the tools,...

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Class: Basic Sewing (2 sessions) 1/26/14 1PM - 2/2/14 1PM

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Learn the basics of machine sewing, troubleshooting, and project construction. Students will design and stitch one of two projects, either...

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Free Mosaic Workshop! 1/26/14 1PM - 3PM

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[FREE] Mosaic WorkshopDATE: Sunday, January 26, 2013TIME: 1:00 - 3:00pmLOCATION: The Scrap Exchange 923 Franklin StreetDurham, NC All...

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FREE Durham Mardi Gras Kickoff Make-n-Take 1/18/14 2PM - 5PM

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Durham has its own style for celebrating Mardi Gras! Yep, Fat Tuesday (March 4) brings this festive community event to downtown Durham. You...

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Green Gallery Exhibit: Triangle Book Arts Show 1/17/14 2PM - 2/15/14 5PM

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The concept of a “book” is being scrambled now. Classic books have been digitized and accessible from the internet.  Authors can write...

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Swing for Scrap 1/10/14 8PM - 11PM

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DATE: Friday, January 10, 2014TIME: 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., with beginner lesson from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. AGE GROUP: All ages, from 16 on...

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Free Mosaic Workshop! 12/7/13 10AM - 12PM

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FREE Mosaic WorkshopDATE: Saturday, December 7, 2013TIME: 10:00am-12:00pmLOCATION: The Scrap Exchange 923 Franklin StreetDurham, NC All...

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Class: DIY Gift Wrap & Cards with Handmade Stamps 12/1/13 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Make your own stamps to create custom notecards, wrapping paper, notebooks, even fabric.  Stamps can be crafted from...

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Free Mosaic Workshop 11/30/13 1PM - 4PM

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FREE Mosaic Demonstration and WorkshopDATE: Saturday, November 30, 2013TIME: 1:00pm - 4:00pmLOCATION: The Scrap Exchange 923 Franklin...

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