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Craft Lake City® is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Our mission is to educate, promote and inspire local artisans while elevating the creative culture of the Utah arts community through science, technology and art.
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Craft Lake City® is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Our mission is to educate, promote and inspire local artisans while elevating the creative culture of the Utah arts community through science, technology and art.

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Giving Tuesday is November 27, and you can support your favorite nonprofit organizations by making an online donation. Every dollar donated to Craft Lake City will boost the local arts community by supporting the exhibitors, performers and programs at the annual DIY Festival.

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SOLD OUT
Dec 13 2018

SOLD OUT: Leather Journals

with Amanda Stokes of Tightly Bound Books
  • $40
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  • Gallivan Center Stage
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  • 6:30 pm
This workshop is sold out. Artisan Amanda Stokes founded Tightly Bound Books in 2016 after being in the bookbinding industry for 9 years. Her vision is to share the old art of bookbinding and book repair with the community. In this Craft Lake City workshop at The Gallivan Center, Stokes will lead attendees through the process of stitching together hand-bound rustic leather journals with a link stitch. Join us to learn basic bookbinding skills and leave with a journal to keep for yourself or to gift to a friend this holiday season.
Jan 17 2019

Cake Decorating

with Megan Whittaker of Noisette
  • $40
  • |
  • West Elm City Creek
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  • 6:30 pm
Talented baker Megan Whittaker started Noisette in 2011 after graduating from culinary school. In this delectable workshop at West Elm, Whittaker will share how to crumb coat and frost a cake like a professional, and attendees will learn how to master basic piping techniques.
Jan 23 2019

Botanical Watercolors

with Laura Muir of Laura Muir Art
  • $30
  • |
  • The Natural History Museum of Utah
  • |
  • 6:30 pm
In this NHMU workshop, presented by Craft Lake City, local artist and creative business owner Laura Muir will lead attendees through the process of creating stunning watercolors inspired by the natural world. Participants will learn basic drawing and painting techniques, examine concepts of positive and negative space, and then make their own botanical artwork to hang at home.
SOLD OUT
Jan 24 2019

SOLD OUT: Embroidery Workshop

with Lindsey White of Urbann Nest
  • $35
  • |
  • Gallivan Center Stage
  • |
  • 6:30 pm
Fiber artisan and DIY Festival alumna Lindsey White of Urbann Nest explores color and texture through embroidery and wall hangings. In this Craft Lake City workshop at Gallivan Center, White will walk attendees through the process of creating their very own bohemian-inspired llama embroidered hoops.
Feb 7 2019

Hand Lettering

with Sarah Beth Timmons
  • $40
  • |
  • West Elm City Creek
  • |
  • 6:30 pm
Local artisan Sarah Beth Timmons became enamored with lettering and calligraphy when learning cursive in the second grade. Today she creates prints and embroidered pieces that showcase her talent, humor and wit. In this Craft Lake City workshop at West Elm, participants will learn how to use simple writing utensils to draw letters, and then make their very own valentines.

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