Worcester Center for Crafts

Sustaining craft as a vital part of our community.

25 Sagamore Rd, Worcester, MA 01605

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The Worcester Center for Crafts is New England's Center for crafts education, advocacy and entrepreneurship. Established in 1856 as the Worcester Employment Society, the Center forged a tradition for economic empowerment by teaching immigrants the skills needed to create and sell crafts. Today, The Worcester Center for Crafts is a non-profit, independent, community based arts organization, committed to providing quality craft education, supporting entrepreneurship in the arts, and promoting an appreciation for fine craft.

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  • Fantastic Fibers Class

    Get those fingers nimble working in new and old ways with cloth, yarn, and other fibers! Weave, stencil, sew and...

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    Tue, Oct 25 - Tue, Dec 6, 2016

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  • Discovering Paper

    The ancient Egyptians made paper - now its your turn! Make paper from pulp and other materials, explore marbling, try...

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    Tue, Oct 25 - Tue, Dec 6, 2016

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  • Clay Creations

    Play with clay and learn to make! This beginners clay class will explore simple shaping techniques to create a variety...

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    Thu, Oct 27 - Thu, Dec 8, 2016

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  • Shaped by Hand

    Imagine a form and then build it! In this class you will create a variety of real and abstract forms...

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    Thu, Oct 27 - Thu, Dec 8, 2016

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  • Ceramics by Wheel and Hand

    Lean a variety of essential clay techniques while developing your creative process and starting a sculptural portfolio of your own....

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    Fri, Oct 28 - Fri, Dec 9, 2016

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