It's fun, it's portable, it's adorable, it's time: you're about to learn embroidery. In this basic hand embroidery casual mini-class, you will get to know the ins and outs of embroidery from Sarah Roberts of In The Quiet Hours. You'll also get hands-on with your very own kit to learn basic stitches! Doors at 6:30, Demo 7-8ish.
Join Timpson Creek Farm Project Manager Darby Weaver and learn about the dynamic nature of soil. From particles, to micro flora and fauna, to the signs of deficiencies in plants; all will be explored within the context of the greater natural rhythms that guide soil processes.
In this beginning weaving class with Fabricate Atlanta, we learn how to create a woven wall hanging from start to finish. Students wind a warp onto a tapestry loom, weave using both yarn and roving, and complete a finished wall hanging. The loom is provided, and the course fee includes all materials. These wall hangings are great to give as a gift, or keep for yourself!
Join Preserving Now for a four-hour, complete hands-on workshop to learn all the basics of home preservation using the most popular method: water-bath canning.
It's lotion & cream making day! Or is it Soap Making day? Maybe you want to come back and make some bath bombs? Lip Balms? Emulsified Salt/Sugar Scrubs? Salves? Lotion Sticks? Etc....It is your choice! If you have taken a GGB Skincare class, join us in the studio as we welcome you back to make more of the same products you learned to make.
Learn the ins & outs of herbal medicine making and seasonal remedies while giving back to your community. The medicines made during the workshop will be used to stock The Herb Bus – a mobile clinic providing healthcare to Atlanta’s underserved communities.
Want to try indigo dyeing? Here's your chance to try one of the oldest and most loved textile dyes! You'll experience the magic of watching your fabric turn from green to blue as it comes out of the indigo vat and see first-hand the complexity of blues produced by this ancient and incomparable dye.
Join Christina Gibson of the Herbalista Health Network to discover how many of the plants in your favorite park – or even your backyard – have medicinal properties or simply taste great! Learn to forage spring's bounty – plus your registration helps underserved Atlantans have access to herbal healthcare.
Join our friends at MASS Collective for this four hour course covering the fundamentals of preparing and joining stock metal with MIG (Metal Inert Gas) welding.
In this two-day introduction to weaving is taught by resident weaver Sharon Grist, students will weave a twill sampler runner on which they will explore numerous treadling variations on one basic threading sequence.
Led by herbalist Patricia Howell, director of BotanoLogos School of Herbal Studies, our nature walks will explore the diversity of herbs and medicines native to the Southern Appalachian region, known as the “apothecary of the nation."
Get to know luthier, farmer, philosopher and all around Renaissance Man Josh Davis as he guides you through his experiences learning to build banjos. He can bust a tune out on one pretty well, too, so give your palate a present with some Eventide brews and treat your brain and ears to some banjo know-how & tunes.
Join Fabricate Atlanta for a 4-part class designed specifically for entry level/beginner level sewers. We jump right in, reviewing how to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and use the stitch selector. Then we make some useful projects: a napkin with mitered corners, reversible tote bag, a versatile roll-up bag and a zippered pillowcase!
Join Brenda Hill, the Passionate Preserver, who will teach you how to can successfully using readily available produce and fruits. Get ready to taste the bounty, too!
Taught by Foxfire contact and demonstrator Kermit Rood, this three-day class instructs students in the method of cane weaving. This seven-step process involves weaving the seat bottom into the perimeter of the seat through drilled holes.
Learn broom making with Foxfire's resident broom artist, Carol Morse. This two-day course covers the essentials of broom making, including discussions on the materials, processes, and art of crafting different broom varieties. Students participating in the class will complete and take home a cobweb broom and hearth broom.
Join Timpson Creek Farm Project Manager, Darby Weaver for an afternoon of advanced organic gardening instruction.