SCRAP PDX is Portland's creative reuse center and is now offering workshops for adults and families! The studio style workshops emphasize the importance of reuse on a creative platform. These workshops focus on new areas of useful crafts and adaptable techniques while participants are introduced to sustainable practices that coincide with creative lifestyles.
Upcoming workshops include:
CRAFTERNOON! - DIORAMA RAMA
Tuesday, April 4, 4 - 6 p.m. ($10 per person) Register Here. Let your imagination flow and create your own tiny world! Participants will have access to a wide variety of materials for reuse to build miniature scenes in boxes.
CRAFTERNOON! - PAPER MARBLING
Tuesday, April 18, 4 - 6 p.m. ($10 per person) Get more info & register here. Learn the art of paper marbling! Create your own hand-marbled papers using a variety of colors and papers.
CRAFTERNOON! - PINHOLE CAMERA
Tuesday, May 2, 4 - 6 p.m. ($10 per person) Get more info & register here. Anyone can build a camera, even you! Construct your very own pinhole camera with basic and everyday materials found in the SCRAP store.
CRAFTERNOON! - SHRINE BUILDING
Tuesday, May 16, 4 - 6 p.m. ($20 per person) Get more info & register here. SCRAP PDX’s Shrine Building workshop is focused on creating an intimate and visually stimulating shrine for your personal keepsakes and mementos.
CRAFTERNOON! - PAPER MAKING
MONDAY, May 29, 2 - 4 p.m. ($15 per person) Get more info & register here. Learn basic paper making techniques that you can do at home using a blender. Give old paper goods new life by turning them into new paper creations!
CRAFTERNOON! - BYOT T-SHIRT TRANSFORMATION
Tuesday, June 6, 4 - 6 p.m. ($10 per person) Register Here. Take old, worn T-shirts and turn them into a new and useful creations! This workshop will introduce you to multiple techniques for every level of t-shirt design and modification. BYOT, Bring your own T-shirts!