Craft Classes

Big Baskets: Weaving with Reed (Feb 6-7)

Saturday February 06, 2021

Explore structural design and plaited weaving techniques to create unique, large…

Wooden Spoon Carving (Feb)

Sunday February 14, 2021

Learn how to select an ideal wood for carving, how to use simple hand-carving tools…

Beginning Basketry (March)

Saturday March 06, 2021

In this beginning basketry class, students will explore fundamental plaiting and…

Post & Rung Stool Building

Friday March 12, 2021

In this class, students will build a post-and-rung stool out of sustainably harvested…

Hand Carved Rings: Wax to Bronze & Silver

Sunday March 21, 2021

Beginning with a piece of jeweler’s wax, students will learn to carve, melt, drill…

Pack-Basket Weaving (March)

Saturday March 27, 2021

Learn to weaving a pack-basket in this 2-day intensive.

Leather Working Basics

Saturday May 01, 2021

Students will learn to make a wallet, pouch, or small bag from start to finish, and…

Hand Carved Pendants

Sunday May 02, 2021

Beginning with a piece of jeweler’s wax, students will learn to carve, melt, drill…

Carving Wooden Wares: 4-Week Intensive

Monday May 10, 2021

Transform a freshly cut log or branch into beautiful hand-carved household utensils,…

Raku Firing

Saturday May 22, 2021

East Creek is pleased to host this special 1-day rake firing in collaboration with…

Big Baskets: Weaving with Reed (May 22-23)

Saturday May 22, 2021

Explore structural design and plaited weaving techniques to create unique, large…

Pack-Basket Weaving (May)

Saturday May 29, 2021

Learn to weave a pack-basket in this 2-day intensive.

Clay & Fire: East Creek Ceramics Retreat

Saturday June 19, 2021

East Creek is pleased to host this special 2-day ceramics retreat in collaboration…

Basket Weaving: Natural Material Fiber Exploration

Saturday June 26, 2021

Explore structural design and weaving techniques to create unique, personalized baskets…

Wooden Spoon Carving (June)

Sunday June 27, 2021

Learn how to select an ideal wood for carving, how to use simple hand-carving tools…

Skin-on-Frame Kayak Building

Monday July 12, 2021

Students will learn to build a kayak frame using only lashing, mortise and tenons,…

Carving Wooden Utensil Sets

Saturday July 17, 2021

Students will make bespoke utensils in a sturdy canvas utensil holder, while spending…

Beginning Basketry (July)

Sunday July 18, 2021

In this beginning basketry class, students will explore fundamental plaiting and…

Woven Beaded Rings

Saturday July 24, 2021

The workshop will cover simple patterns in traditional flat weave one-bead netting,…

Woven Leather Baskets (July)

Saturday July 24, 2021

Students will learn how to transform leather into beautiful usable objects through…