Workshops – Page 2 – Cape Breton Centre for Craft


We offer a variety of workshops throughout the year. Our workshops provide scope for collective creativity, individual expression, technical mastery, and innovation. From introductory day sessions to more intense advanced multi-day workshops, we endeavour to accommodate all skill and interest levels.

Please note there are no refunds for missed workshops. If, for any reason, it is necessary for the Centre to cancel a workshop, students will be notified prior to the commencement of the workshop and offered a full refund.

Textile Repair Techniques (Introductory Level)

Textile Repair Techniques (Introductory Level) Date: April 21, 2021 (Wednesday) Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Instructor: Juliana Scherzer Fee: $40plus HST(Members) | Fee: $46 plus HST(Non-Members) Bring in your damaged and aged textiles and learn various techniques in how to repair your clothing. We’ll cover multiple repair techniques and focus on those specific to the piece you need to repair. You'll leave the course with new knowledge…

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Introduction to Hand Embroidery

Introduction to Hand Embroidery Date: April 28, 2021 (Wednesday) Time: 6 pm to 9 pm Instructor: Juliana Scherzer Fee: $50 plus HST (Members) | Fee: $57.50 plus HST (Non-Members)  Embroidery is the craft of decorating fabric or other materials using a needle to apply thread or yarn. Students will learn basic embroidery stitches and techniques as well as ways of using this ancient technique in our modern lives. Hand embroidery…

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