Giant Crochet Workshop: Pet Bed
Jun
21
6:00 PM18:00

Giant Crochet Workshop: Pet Bed

Make your favorite furry friend a bed with your own two hands. Using super chunky, hand-felted yarn we’ll make a durable, resilient, and washable bed to be used indoors and/or outside. New and seasoned crocheters welcomed; all techniques needed will be covered in class. Materials can be purchased at Fiber Rhythm. 60-80 yds makes a small size bed. 80-100 yds makes a larger bed.

$35/person. To sign up, click on the photo below!

Skill Level: All levels welcome! Techniques used in the class are: a magic loop, single crochet in a flat circle and tbl.

Materials: 60-100 yds of Love Fest Fiber’s Tough Love ($26/50 yd). Size  U (25mm) hook.

Pattern will be provided in class.

 Walter, head of bed testing

Walter, head of bed testing

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Beginning Macramé Workshop: Macramé and Mimosas
Jun
23
11:00 AM11:00

Beginning Macramé Workshop: Macramé and Mimosas

Join me at Indie Cottage to learn the art of macramé on Saturday, June 23th from 11a - 1p. All you need are your own two hands! No previous experience required.

Utilizing three core knots of macramé, you will create a plant hanger which can hold any shaped planter. Each student will leave class with a completed macrame plant hanger measuring 15 to 30" long and a small guidebook featuring the knots learned in class. All materials are included: natural cotton cord, terra cotta pots, and wooden rings for hanging.

One mimosa/non-alcoholic beverage and snacks are also included. Additional mimosas may be purchased at $4/glass.

To purchase a workshop spot, click here!

Indie Cottage is a new workshop/events venue located on the Hawthorne and SE 44th Ave in the Sunnyside District. Indie Cottage recommends arriving 15 minutes early and to allow time to find street parking. You can contact me, Alyssarhaye, at 408-726-5308 if you have trouble finding the location or will be arriving late.

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My People's Market
Jun
30
12:00 PM12:00

My People's Market

Honor Past, Celebrate Present, Re-image Future

Bring your friends and family to explore the diverse entrepreneurial talent of Portland at this FREE annual event. Support the community and shop at over 80 local multicultural businesses, talk with vendors, and network with local business owners of color. There will be live music, art, performances, and of course, plenty to eat and drink from some of Portland's best eateries.

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Macramé Plant Hanger
Mar
8
to Mar 24

Macramé Plant Hanger

  • Fiber Rhythm Craft & Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

$40.00; Sessions: One two hour session.

Thursdays, March 8th and 15th  from 5pm - 7pm. Saturday, March 24th from 1pm to 3pm.

Using recycled t-shirt material and a series of different knots, make a plant hanger that can fit a variety of size and shape pots up to approximately 12" in diameter. The following supplies are included with the workshop: fabric yarn, wooden ring.

Skill Level: All levels welcome! Knots used in the class: larkshead, half square knot, square knot, vertical half hitch.

Materials: Fabric yarn, wooden ring

TO sign up, click the photo below!

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Giant Crochet: Pet Bed
Feb
22
to Mar 22

Giant Crochet: Pet Bed

  • Fiber Rhythm Craft & Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Thursdays, Feb 22 from 6pm - 8pm, March 22nd from 6pm-8pm

Make your favorite furry friend a bed with your own two hands. Using super chunky, hand-felted yarn we’ll make a durable, resilient, and washable bed to be used indoors and/or outside. New and seasoned crocheters welcomed; all techniques needed will be covered in class. Materials can be purchased at Fiber Rhythm. 60-80 yds makes a small size bed. 80-100 yds makes a larger bed.

$35/person. To sign up, click on the photo below!

Skill Level: All levels welcome! Techniques used in the class are: a magic loop, single crochet in a flat circle and tbl.

Materials: 60-100 yds of Love Fest Fiber’s Tough Love ($26/50 yd). Size  U (25mm) hook.

Pattern will be provided in class.

Sessions: One two hour session.

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Sep
30
1:00 PM13:00

Pet Bed Workshop

Make your favorite furry friend a bed with your own two hands! I will be demonstrating how to crochet with Tough Love from Love Fest Fibers at The Arsenal.

Materials are included to make this size bed. You may choose to make a smaller or larger bed. For larger beds an extra ball of Tough Love will need to be purchased on the day of the workshop. 

Sign up here.

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Sep
24
12:00 PM12:00

The Good Craft X Honey & Rouge All Female Pop Up

Join us for an ALL FEMALE pop-up market at Temescal Brewing!

The Good Craft is a pop-up market showcasing the work of an evolving group of local artists from the Bay Area. We encourage and empower new and talented artists to show their work in a lively, fun, and collaborative environment. We also donate a portion of proceeds to a rotating local non profit. Come support your community through local arts and social justice! See more at thegoodcraft.com.

Honey & Rouge is a sustainable feminist fashion blog working to change the world of fashion into one where women’s voices can be heard and women aren’t simply objectified. We feature photographers, brands and publications that align with our goals and offer our readers ways they can get active. See more at honeyandrouge.com.

A percentage of proceeds will be donated to Essie Justice Group: http://www.essiejusticegroup.org/

20+ LOCAL ARTISTS I BEER I GOOD VIBES I FOOD TRUCKS

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Sep
16
to Sep 17

The Goods for The Girl

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#THEGOODSSF is a quarterly event at SHINE inside 111 Minna Gallery in SF. Our goal is to build a platform for local creatives to showcase and sell their goods; help foster opportunities for network and support; and create a bridge between the artist and nightlife communities through fun and music.

THE GOODS "Party + Market Place" all under one roof
Front Room: Straight Up party
Zappa Room: Vendors Room

Featured Vendors:
Empire in the Air
LittleHONEYvee
Artiffact
Celestine Crochet
BlackSheepMade
Cassandra Tran
Dranks and Draws
Not Ur Baby
Crimson Horticultural Rarities
Concrete Runners CRew

Live art by Bea "Sula"
EP Release Part for D.Hills

FREE photobooth prints courtesy of the #BoogieBooth !!

SPECIAL GUEST DJs:
DJ Stylefree

Resident DJs:
BoogieBrown
Prince Aries

Guestlist: BoogieEvents@gmail.com
Free before 10:30 pm on guestlist
$5 before 11 pm on guestlist
$10 after 11pm or not on guestlist
Early arrival highly suggested

https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/thegoodssf/

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Sep
16
10:00 AM10:00

Pet Bed Workshop: Ohhio Braid

Make your furry friend a new bed using Ohhio Braid and your hands! It’s chunky, it’s soft, and it’s claw-resistant. Could there be a more perfect home for your best friend?

Materials and snacks (for humans and animals) will be provided. Bring your furry friend if you wish! Sign up here!

Pricing:

  • Early Bird Special (if purchased from August 18th - August 31st):
    • Cat Bed (40m of Braid) - $145
    • Dog Bed (80 m of Braid) -  $225 
  • September 1st - September 15th:
    • Cat Bed (40m of Braid) - $170
    • Dog Bed (80 m of Braid) -  $250
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Sep
2
11:00 AM11:00

Future Fremont Block Party

THIS COMING LABOR DAY WEEKEND!

We’re preparing Capitol Avenue in Downtown Fremont on Saturday, September 2nd, 2017 for a celebration of our City at the first annual FUTURE FREMONT BLOCK PARTY featuring food trucks, beer garden, games, makers, artists, and live bands. This all ages event will also allow you to share your vision for the heart of the city and preview the forthcoming Downtown Plaza by Public Space Authority. Tell a friend! 

More details to follow as we get closer to the event. Sponsored by the City of Fremont and PSA.

Food Trucks - 
Paddy Wagon Sliders // 333 Truck // Oaxacan Kitchen Mobile // Chick-n-Chill // 3geeks // Da Poke Man // GoldRush Eatery // More to be announced!

Makers & Vendors - 
Wood Burn Corner // Dream Art Creations // Fractal Flora //BlackSheepMade // The DH Company // Say Something Cards //Secularity // Kathryn Marie // Twice Living // Woolables // Eiar Candle //PMBQ Studios // The Artsy Pixie // Orange Knot // Liliana's Shop //Starmekcreations // Krupa Paranjape // More to be annouced!

Interested in being a vendor? Fill out an application at http://www.sanjosemade.com/future-fremont-block-party

Live Music - TBA

Open to the public. Free admission. All ages welcomed.
21+ to consume alcohol. Dogs must be leashed at all times.

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Aug
24
7:00 PM19:00

Weaving Basics: Woven Tapestry

Learn the basics of weaving! At Santa Clara Library's monthly In the Loop you will learn how to warp a loom, weave with a needle, and change yarn colors. You will practice the plain weave along with decorative weaving techniques such as Soumack and Rya. You will leave class with your own woven tapestry, a small loom and a plastic weaving needle. 

RSVP here to attend this FREE workshop!

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Jun
12
6:00 PM18:00

Hanging Macrame Plante

  • 5805 Charlotte Drive San Jose, CA, 95123 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Make your Monday fun and come out to make a macrame plant hanger! 6 spots available.

Supplies included! Fabric yarn, wooden/ceramic planter, wooden ring. The price varies if you would like me to provide the plant. All plants are healthy, indoor hanging plants. 

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Nov
18
to Nov 19

The Clark Cowl - 2-Day Knitting Workshop

Learn to make your own knitted cowl, using the softest Peruvian wool!

Fee: $105 (materials included) | Max. sign ups: 5

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Nov
10
7:00 PM19:00

Knitted Necklace Workshop

This two hour workshop will explore knitting with t-shirt, or jersey material yarn, to create one-of-a-kind knitted pieces. Each student will be able to make two necklaces.

Fee: $40 (materials included) | Max sign ups: 10

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