2019 Workshops and Events

Click on the class you'd like to attend to buy a ticket. We have limited seats for each class!

 

When: November 14, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Evanston Rebuilding Warehouse

Space is limited. Please purchase tickets through our Eventbrite Page.

Consumers throw away an average of 70 lbs./person of textiles and shoes each year. Start chipping away at that mountain of waste by repurposing your old t-shirts into a useful crocheted rug. 

Bring 3-4 old t-shirts (we'll have some shirts if you need them). Crochet hooks provided. No prior crochet experience required.

 

When: November 16, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Where: Evanston ReBuilding Warehouse

*Limited seating, please sign up through our EventBrite Page to secure a seat.

THE PROJECT

Love wine but can't afford the cellar just yet? Here's a great solution: a wine rack that will securely hold up to eight bottles of wine! Mounted on a wall, it frees up counter space while showing off your amazing knowledge of all things grape.

All materials are included in the class fee. The dimensions will be approximately 35” tall x 9.5” wide x 6” deep. 

When: December 4, 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Evanston Rebuilding Warehouse

Spaces are limited, please purchase tickets through our Eventbrite site.

THE PROJECT

If you like to jazz up your house around World Penguin Day, National Potato Chip Day, or if you're just an enthusiast of the classic holidays, then a new table centerpiece is a must-have for you. Rustic and rectangular, it can accommodate decorations for absolutely any occasion.  

All materials, except for candles, are included in the class fee. 

When: December 7, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Evanston Rebuilding Warehouse

*Limited seating, please sign up through our EventBrite Page to secure a seat.

THE PROJECT

If you like to jazz up your house around World Penguin Day, National Potato Chip Day, or if you're just an enthusiast of the classic holidays, then a new table centerpiece is a must-have for you. Rustic and rectangular, it can accommodate decorations for absolutely any occasion.  

All materials, except for candles, are included in the class fee. 

 

When: December 7, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: Evanston Rebuilding Warehouse

Space is limited. Please purchase tickets through our Eventbrite Site

We'll upcycle wool sweaters into cute pins to brighten up your winter attire. Materials are provided, just bring your creativity. Make one for yourself and one to give as a gift. Encourage others to engage in a practice of creative reuse.

When: December 12, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Evanston Rebuilding Warehouse

Space is limited. Please purchase tickets through our Eventbrite Site

We'll upcycle wool sweaters into cute pins to brighten up your winter attire. Materials are provided, just bring your creativity. Make one for yourself and one to give as a gift. Encourage others to engage in a practice of creative reuse.

When: December 14, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Where: Evanston Rebuilding Warehouse

Space is limited. Please purchase tickets through our Eventbrite Site.

Need a place to put your hat and gloves when you walk in the door or store some extra books? We'll build a farmhouse meets industrial chic hanging wall shelf from an old shutter and reclaimed wood. Get experience using a chop saw and drill, guided by our expert instructor Mike.

All materials included in course fee.