Calendar

View hours, upcoming classes, workshops, events and exhibitions at the Crafts Center. As a reminder, studios cannot be accessed while a class is in session.

Crafts Center Hours

Fall and Spring Semester

  • Monday thru Friday: 12-10 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: 12 – 5 p.m.

Summer Semester

  • Monday thru Thursday: 12-10 p.m.; closed Fridays
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: 12 – 5 p.m.

Scroll below calendar for a list of Important Dates.

November 2019

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Exhibition con:TEXT - a Calligraphic Journey
  • (131) Crafternoon-J: Watercolor - Fall Leaves
  • (123) Stained Glass Ornaments & 3-D Stars
2
  • Exhibition con:TEXT - a Calligraphic Journey
  • (140) Introductory Machine Tools
  • (123) Stained Glass Ornaments & 3-D Stars
  • (125) Hammered Settings
3
  • Exhibition con:TEXT - a Calligraphic Journey
  • (125) Hammered Settings
  • (123) Improve Your Glass Cutting Skills
  • (139) Intermediate/Advanced Knitting
  • Exhibition con:TEXT - a Calligraphic Journey
4
  • (139) ARS-414
  • (131) Staff Mtg
  • (139) Continuing Digital Photography - Improving Your Skills
  • (140) Project Class: Contemporary Bench
  • (101H) Handbuilding 101 - Section B
  • (131) Intro to Acrylic Painting
  • (121) Cabochons - Section B
  • (125) Guided Studio: Torch-Fired Enameling
  • Exhibition con:TEXT - a Calligraphic Journey
5
  • (121) Beginning Guitar - Continued
  • (125) Continuing Metalsmithing
  • (127) Advanced Woodturning
  • (140) How to Use Woodshop Machines and Hantools - Section B
  • (123) Beyond Basic Flat Glass - Section A
  • (131) Advanced Silkscreen
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - B
  • (Com) Triangle Potters Guild
  • Exhibition con:TEXT - a Calligraphic Journey
6
  • (Site) Wood Firing Workshop - glazing
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - C
  • (139) Digital Photography - Getting Started: Section B
  • (140) Projects in Wood - Section B
  • (123) Beyond Basic Flat Glass - Section B
  • (125) Guided Jewelry Studio - Finish those Projects!
  • (132, 133 &136) Intro to Large Format Photography
  • Exhibition con:TEXT - a Calligraphic Journey
7
  • (127) WGNC Board Meeting
  • (139) Continuing Digital Photography - Improving Your Skills
  • (101W) Intro to the Potter's Wheel - D
  • (140) SMT200 - Intro Woodworking Class
8
  • (123) Crafternoon-L: Stained Glass Ornament
  • (140) Crafternoon-O: Simple Cutting Board
  • (131 & 133) Crafternoon-I: Emulsion Lift Selfies
  • (Com) Raleigh Astronomy Club
9
  • (140) Introductory Machine Tools
  • (Site) Wood Firing Workshop - loading
  • (139) Winter Solstice Bohemian Bracelet
  • (127) Handmade Natural Body Care
  • (Com) Triangle Gourd Patch
10
  • (Site) Wood Firing Workshop - loading
  • (127) Handmade Natural Body Care
  • (139) Intermediate/Advanced Knitting
11
  • (Com) ARS-414 FLUXUS Exhibition
  • (139) ARS-414
  • (131) Staff Mtg
  • (139) Ol' North State Knitting Guild
  • (140) Project Class: Contemporary Bench
  • (101H) Handbuilding 101 - Section B
  • (131) Intro to Acrylic Painting
  • (121) Cabochons - Section B
  • (125) Guided Studio: Torch-Fired Enameling
12
  • (Com) ARS-414 FLUXUS Exhibition
  • (121) Beginning Guitar - Continued
  • (125) Continuing Metalsmithing
  • (127) Advanced Woodturning
  • (140) How to Use Woodshop Machines and Hantools - Section B
  • (123) Beyond Basic Flat Glass - Section A
  • (131) Advanced Silkscreen
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - B
13
  • (Com) ARS-414 FLUXUS Exhibition
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - C
  • (140) Projects in Wood - Section B
  • (123) Beyond Basic Flat Glass - Section B
  • (132, 133 &136) Intro to Large Format Photography
  • (139) Triangle Basket Weavers
14
  • (Com) ARS-414 FLUXUS Exhibition
  • (Com) Fluxus Reception
  • (139) Continuing Digital Photography - Improving Your Skills
  • (101W) Intro to the Potter's Wheel - D
  • (127) Woodturner's Guild of NC
15
  • (Com) ARS-414 FLUXUS Exhibition
  • (127) Crafternoon-M: Turned Wood Pen
  • (131) Crafternoon-N: Watercolor Holiday Cards
  • (140) Mechanical Creations: Whirligigs
16
  • (Com) ARS-414 FLUXUS Exhibition
  • (140) Introductory Machine Tools
  • (Site) Wood Firing Workshop - Firing
17
  • (Site) Wood Firing Workshop - Firing
  • (Com) ARS-414 FLUXUS Exhibition
  • (139) Intermediate/Advanced Knitting
18
  • (Com) ARS-414 FLUXUS Exhibition
  • Spring Registration for NC State students only begins
  • (139) ARS-414
  • (131) Staff Mtg
  • (139 ) Student Arts Club Meeting
  • (140) Project Class: Contemporary Bench
  • (101H) Handbuilding 101 - Section B
  • (131) Intro to Acrylic Painting
  • (121) Cabochons - Section B
  • (125) Guided Studio: Torch-Fired Enameling
19
  • (121) Beginning Guitar - Continued
  • (125) Continuing Metalsmithing
  • (127) Advanced Woodturning
  • (123) Beyond Basic Flat Glass - Section A
  • (131) Advanced Silkscreen
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - B
  • (Com) Tar Heel Gem & Mineral Club
20
  • CLOSED - Crafts Fair Set-up
21
  • CLOSED - Crafts Fair Set-up
  • (Com) Twisted Threads Fiber Arts Guild
22
  • CLOSED - Crafts Fair Set-up
  • (Site) Wood Firing Workshop - unloading
23
  • CLOSED for Crafts Fair
  • Annual CRAFTS FAIR
24
  • CLOSED for Crafts Fair
  • Annual CRAFTS FAIR
25
  • Spring Registration for all begins
  • (131) Staff Mtg
  • (101H) Handbuilding 101 - Section B
  • (131) Intro to Acrylic Painting
  • (121) Cabochons - Section B
26
  • (121) Beginning Guitar - Continued
  • (125) Continuing Metalsmithing
  • (127) Advanced Woodturning
  • (123) Beyond Basic Flat Glass - Section A
  • (131) Advanced Silkscreen
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - B
27
  • CLOSED - Thanksgiving Holiday break
28
  • CLOSED - Thanksgiving Holiday break
29
  • CLOSED - Thanksgiving Holiday break
30
  • CLOSED - Thanksgiving Holiday break

Important dates

The Crafts Center is closed on certain holidays and university closings.

August 20 Crafts Center opens for Fall Semester, 12:00 p.m.
August 20 Public Art Reveal – Crafts Center entrance, 5:30 pm
August 20 Crafts Center Open House & pottery sale, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
September 20 – November 7 Exhibition: conTEXT – a Calligraphic Journey. Opening Reception: September 20, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
August 31 – September 2  Crafts Center CLOSED for Labor Day Holiday weekend
September 12 “How I Made This” SeriesPassion for the Past: Brenda Hornsby Heindl and Pottery, 6 – 8 p.m.
September 26 “How I Made This” Series – Building Character: What Brings Pottery, Photography, and Drumming together?  Fahad AlSuwaidi, 5 -7 p.m.
October 4 “How I Made This” Series – Annie Cicale: Map Your Space, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
October 10 – 13 Crafts Center CLOSED for Fall Break
October 29 “How I Made This” Series – Carol Fountain Nix: conTEXT: A Calligraphic Journey, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
November 11 – 18 Exhibition: ARS414 Fluxus. Reception: November 14, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
November 18 Fall registration begins for NC State students only at 9:05 a.m.*
November 20 – 22 Crafts Center CLOSED for Crafts Fair setup
November 23 & 24 35th Annual Crafts Fair
November 25 Spring registration begins for everyone at 9:05 a.m.
November 27 – December 1  Crafts Center CLOSED for Thanksgiving Holiday break
December 8 Crafts Center closes for semester break, 5:00 p.m.
January 6 Crafts Center opens for Spring Semester, 12:00 p.m.
January 6 – March 6 Crafts Center Instructors Exhibition
January 18 – 20 Crafts Center closed for MLK Holiday
February 20 “How I Made This,”  Ryan Dudek: Keep ‘Em Separated: How We Use Ceramic Materials   in Chemical Reactors, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
March 7 – 15 Crafts Center closed for Spring Break
March 16 – July 28 “Sherr Passion” Exhibition
March 16 Crafts Fair application period begins at 12:00 pm
March 19 “Sherr Passion” – opening reception, 5:30 – 8:00 pm
March 23 “How I Made This,”  Suijin Li: The Serendipity of Metals, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
April 6 Summer registration begins for NC State students only at 9:05 am
April 11 – 12 Crafts Center closed for Spring Holiday
April 13 Summer registration begins for everyone at 9:05 am
April 15 “How I Made This,”   Rosalie Midyette: Clay – Developing Abstract Sculpture from Personal Narrative, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
April 20 Crafts Fair application period ends at 11:00 pm
April 24 Crafts Fair Lottery, 5:00 pm
April 27 – May 12 Crafts Center closed for semester break
May 13 Crafts Center opens for Summer Semester, 12:00 pm

*No registrations accepted prior to designated registration date.