Arts & Crafts

Cyclists

Sewing Workshop - Make Your Own Bike Bag

Join local sewing teacher Chris Cooper to learn basic sewing machine skills and make your own bike or tote bag. 
Poetry Magnets

National Poetry Writing Month Workshop

In this fast-paced, fun-filled workshop with local writer Hannah Sternberg, students will play collaborative and independent writing games to unleash their creativity. Using word games, pass-the-pens, unique prompts and selected readings, students will explore the expressive possibilities of poetry.

Opening Reception for Altered Book Exhibition

Come celebrate all of the amazing book art submitted to the Tenley Library Altered Book Exhibition! Opening reception will be from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Large Conference Room. Invite friends and family! Light refreshments will be provided. All book art is due by April 3. Books will then be on display in the front windows until May 1. Please stop by the Adult Reference Desk on the second floor of Tenley Library for entry form and details.   Questions:
Mount Pleasant Craft Supply Swap Meet

Mt. Pleasant Crafting Group

Bring your craft project to work on and come hang out, share tips, and make friends. Can't make this meeting but want to join in later? You can sign up for the Mt. Pleasant Crafting Group email list here.
Film

Pinhole Camera Workshop

Join us for an afternoon workshop creating our own pinhole cameras... using film!
Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Get Hooked Crochet Workshop

A crochet workshop for all levels of experience. Registration is limited and on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please contact latoya.robinson2@dc.gov.

Drawing Basics

Pens & pencils are mightier than swords. Start drawing or continue where you left off in a free art workshop for adults. Contact: megan.mcnitt@dc.gov

Collage Fun

Cut, paste, and have fun in a free art workshop for adults. Materials provided. Contact: megan.mcnitt@dc.gov
Mount Pleasant Craft Supply Swap Meet

Mt. Pleasant Crafting Group Inaugural Meeting

Bring your craft project to work on and come hang out, share tips, and figure out the future of this brand new group. Can't make this meeting but want to join in later? You can sign up for the Mt. Pleasant Crafting Group email list here.

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