Textiles

Adult: Textiles

16 and up / Adult

Night Out Workshop: Mini Punch Rugs

Punch needle embroidery is a fun way to experiment with textile art! Choose from an array of colours and designs, or bring an idea to life by drawing or tracing your own pattern. Beginners welcome, no experience necessary. These workshops explore a variety of art mediums in our 2D Classroom. Bring a friend, or sign […]

Date:June 8th, 2024  -  June 8th, 2024

Time:6:00 pm

Fee:$35.00

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Adult: Textiles

16 and up / Adult

Introduction to Crochet

Connect the knots! Learn how to properly use a crochet hook, master a variety of stitches, determine what hook size and yarn to use for specific projects, plus how to read and follow a pattern. Students will create a dish scrubber, scarf, beanie, shawl/baby blanket, and granny square. Crochet hooks and yarn for the first […]

Date:May 3rd, 2024  -  June 14th, 2024

Time:6:30 pm

Fee:$165.00

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Adult: Textiles

16 and up / Adult

Beginner Sewing: Basic Alterations

Learn to run a sewing machine, and repair/alter your own clothes all under the supervision of an experienced sewist in the Textile Studio. Sewing machines are available on site. Registrants interested in learning their own machine are encouraged to bring it. Machines can be stored on site between classes. Students must bring their own clothing to […]

Date:May 9th, 2024  -  May 30th, 2024

Time:6:30 pm

Fee:$125.00

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Adult: Textiles

16 and up / Adult

Beginner Sewing: Happy Pants

Learn how to run a machine and read a commercial pattern while making Happy Pants (soft flannel, elastic waisted pants, with side seam pockets), all in a four week class with an instructor with more than 35 years’ experience. Materials provided. Sewing machines are available on site. Registrants interested in learning their own machine are encouraged […]

Date:May 7th, 2024  -  May 28th, 2024

Time:6:30 pm

Fee:$125.00

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Children: Textiles

Ages 8-12 / Children

Kids Textile Arts (ages 9 – 12)

Learn textile arts including tie dye, batik, embroidery, plushie making, and handweaving. Each class introduces a new skill. Students explore and create, taking home a new project weekly. Fibre art is fun, easy to learn, and experimentation is encouraged! Classes are designed to build confidence in trying new things, and all lessons are fully hands-on. […]

Date:May 3rd, 2024  -  June 14th, 2024

Time:3:45 pm

Fee:$150.00

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Adult: Textiles

16 and up / Adult

Beginner Sewing: Hoodies

Learn how to run a sewing machine and read a commercial pattern while making a hoodie (pull-over sweater with a hood). Students will learn buttonholes, top stitching, colour matching, how to sew channels and threading a string. Materials provided. Sewing machines are available on site. Registrants interested in learning their own machine are encouraged to […]

Date:June 4th, 2024  -  July 9th, 2024

Time:6:30 pm

Fee:$185.00

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The cover of the Spring/Summer 2024 Casa Program Guide with a marigold cover and paper flower collage.

Casa Program Guide

The Casa Program Guide is produced three times a year; Winter, Spring/Summer and Fall. Inside the guide find listings for the upcoming class and workshop schedule, upcoming exhibitions at The Gallery, information about artists in residence and seasonal events in the building. Program guides are free. Pick-up guides at Casa or at facilities throughout the city.