Punch Needle 101

WorkshopSF 1310 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Existing somewhere between rug hooking and embroidery, punch needle involves punching a needle through fabric in a repetitive motion to create amazing designs with loops of yarn.

$84

Sashiko Mending: Intro To Japanese Embroidery For Decoration And Repair

WorkshopSF 1310 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

In our Sashiko Mending class, you will learn about this beautiful, ancient Japanese embroidery technique which was originally developed to strengthen quilts and kimonos, and lengthen the life of textiles.

$54

Sewing 101: Machine Basics

WorkshopSF 1310 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Let us walk you through the basics of using a machine, cutting fabric, and following simple patterns. You’ll walk out of class having completed a few simple projects, and more importantly, possessing the confidence to continue sewing on your own.

$54

Intro to Water Marbling: Create Swirling Color Patterns on Wood, Leather, and Silk

WorkshopSF 1310 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Water marbling is an ancient technique of lightly applying pigments onto the surface of thickened water in order to create beautiful, swirling designs that may be transferred onto a range of different surfaces such as wood, leather, fabric, and more!

$54

Intro to Bundle Dyeing with Natural Dyes, Plants, and Flowers

WorkshopSF 1310 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Learn how to work with the many vibrant colors that can be extracted from natural materials such as fresh and dried flowers, food waste, trees, plants, and more! You’ll have a chance to practice the bundle dyeing process on a few different types of fabric, including silk and cotton.

$68

Simple Ceramics: Handbuild Your Own Decorative Vase

WorkshopSF 1310 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

Transform a rough slab of clay into a beautiful, decorative, and fully functional vase using basic pottery tools and specific handbuilding techniques.

$72

Intro to Weaving: Woven Tapestry Edition

WorkshopSF 1310 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA

We will teach you the basics of beginner’s weaving, including how to warp a loom, how to weave with a needle and shuttle, and how to add yarn.

$68