Workshops

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. The Centre strives to bring expert instructors in for speciality workshops – check back regularly so as not to miss out!

Registration for classes and workshops is on a first come, first served, prepaid basis. Fees must be paid prior to commencement of classes. 
 
To register, you can call (902) 539 7491 ext. 111, email Tammy, register online or mail your registration form and payment to:
 
Cape Breton Centre for Craft & Design
Box 1686, 322 Charlotte Street
Sydney, Nova Scotia  B1P 6T7
 
Courses and Workshops presented by JONELJIM CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION
Date: July 25, 2015
Time: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Instructor: Gayle Bird
Join Gayle Bird as she takes students through the steps of creating a lovely set of beach glass jewellery. Create a beautiful keepsake pendant and bracelet. We'll be using wire to create a one-of-a-...
Date: May 3, 2015
Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Instructor: Janice MacKay
With Mother’s Day fast approaching, we have arranged a one-day knitting workshop to make a beautiful scarf or cowl for the perfect gift for your mum. Knitting needles and yarn are included....
Date: May 2, 2015
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Karen Wawer
Join Karen in a one day workshop and create your own fold formed bracelet in either copper or silver. Students will be taught the basics of fold forming and will be using a vise, anvil and hammers to...
Date: April 26, 2015
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Lynda Lou MacIntyre
Design and make a gift for your mom this year for Mother’s Day. Join Lynda Lou and discover the luminosity and amazing texture of silk. Participants will create a hand-painted silk scarf that...
Date: April 18, 2015
Time: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Instructor: Shari MacLeod
  Make an adorable rabbit while learning the basics of sculptural needle felting. Needle felting is a technique using barbed needles to felt wool fibres together and can be basic shapes with...