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.

February 2020

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (139) Intermediate Beading
  • (140) Introductory Machine Tools - Section A
  • (133) Photographing Your Artwork
  • (123) Intro to Borosilicate Glass Ornaments
  • (127) Handmade Natural Body Care
2
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (123) Intro to Borosilicate Glass Ornaments
  • (139) Beginning Knitting
  • (127) Handmade Natural Body Care
  • (121) Cabochons - Section A
3
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (131 & 139) ADN 415-001
  • (131) Staff Mtg
  • (101H) FSO Handbuilding 101 - A
  • (131) Introduction to Sewing - Section B
  • (136) Plastic Camera Workshop: An Introduction to Medium Format Photography
  • (101W) Intro To Potter's Wheel - A
  • (121) Cabochons - Section B
  • (127) Fun with Acrylic Paint: No Brush Required!
  • (140) Projects Class: Contemporary Bench
  • (123) Guided Studio: Fused Glass
  • (125) Make a Metal Cuff: From Soldering Techniques to Hinge Basics
  • (139) Copperplate Calligraphy
4
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (101H) Tiles with Texture
  • (121) Beginning Guitar - Section A
  • (127) Introduction to Woodturning - Section A
  • (123) Intro to Stained Glass - Section A
  • (125) Beginning Metalsmithing
  • (140) Introduction to Woodworking - Section A
  • (139) Spinning 101
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - A
  • (131) Intro to Silkscreen Printing - Section A
  • (Com) Triangle Potters Guild
5
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (131 & 139) ADN 415-001
  • (140) Projects in Wood - Section A
  • (101W) Intro to Potter's Wheel - B
  • (121) Intro to Faceting
  • (131) Intro to Silkscreen Printing - Section B
  • (123) Intro to Stained Glass - Section B
  • (139) Continuing Digital Photography - Improving Your Skills
6
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (125) Fold Forming
  • (127) WGNC Board Meeting
  • (139) Introduction to Black Letter Calligraphy
  • (127) WGNC Board Meeting
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - B
  • (123) Floral Beads
  • (131) Storytelling with Mixed Media
  • (125) Beginning Guitar - Section B
  • (101H) Beyond Basic Handbuilding - Section A
7
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (101W) Crafternoon - F: Pottery Wheel
  • (136) Crafternoon - E: Cyanotype
  • (127) Crafternoon - G: Relief Carving and Painting on Wood
  • (125) Intro to Torch-Fired Enamel
8
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (140) Introductory Machine Tools - Section A
  • (131) Beginner's Watercolor - Section A
  • (139) Beaded Embroidery
  • (127) Triangle Gourd Patch
  • (136) NC State in Black & White
9
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (131) Beginner's Watercolor - Section A
  • (139) Beginning Knitting
  • (121) Cabochons - Section A
10
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (131 & 139) ADN 415-001
  • (131) Staff Mtg
  • (101H) FSO Handbuilding 101 - A
  • (131) Introduction to Sewing - Section B
  • (136) Plastic Camera Workshop: An Introduction to Medium Format Photography
  • (101W) Intro To Potter's Wheel - A
  • (121) Cabochons - Section B
  • (127) Fun with Acrylic Paint: No Brush Required!
  • (140) Projects Class: Contemporary Bench
  • (123) Guided Studio: Fused Glass
  • (125) Make a Metal Cuff: From Soldering Techniques to Hinge Basics
  • (139) Copperplate Calligraphy
11
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (101H) Tiles with Texture
  • (121) Beginning Guitar - Section A
  • (127) Introduction to Woodturning - Section A
  • (123) Intro to Stained Glass - Section A
  • (125) Beginning Metalsmithing
  • (140) Introduction to Woodworking - Section A
  • (139) Spinning 101
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - A
  • (131) Intro to Silkscreen Printing - Section A
12
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (131 & 139) ADN 415-001
  • (131 & 136) ADN 460
  • (140) Projects in Wood - Section A
  • (125) Bezels and Prongs - Setting Stones, Glass & Other Objects
  • (101W) Intro to Potter's Wheel - B
  • (121) Intro to Faceting
  • (131) Intro to Silkscreen Printing - Section B
  • (123) Intro to Stained Glass - Section B
  • (127) Scroll Saw Projects
  • (139) Continuing Digital Photography - Improving Your Skills
  • (132) Triangle Basket Weavers
13
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (125) Fold Forming
  • (139) Introduction to Black Letter Calligraphy
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - B
  • (131) Intro to Acrylic Painting
  • (123) Intro to Glass Fusing and Slumping
  • (125) Beginning Guitar - Section B
  • (101H) Beyond Basic Handbuilding - Section A
  • (131) Intro to Acrylic Painting
  • (127) Woodturner's Guild of NC
14
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (125) Intro to Torch-Fired Enamel
  • (Com) Raleigh Astronomy Club
15
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (140) Introductory Machine Tools - Section A
  • (125) Colored Pencil on Metal
  • (131) Chaine Maille Bracelet
16
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (125) Colored Pencil on Metal
  • (139) Beginning Knitting
  • (131) Chaine Maille Bracelet
  • (121) Cabochons - Section A
17
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (131 & 139) ADN 415-001
  • (101H) FSO Handbuilding 101 - A
  • (131) Introduction to Sewing - Section B
  • (101W) Intro To Potter's Wheel - A
  • (136) Plastic Camera Workshop: An Introduction to Medium Format Photography
  • (121) Cabochons - Section B
  • (127) Fun with Acrylic Paint: No Brush Required!
  • (140) Projects Class: Contemporary Bench
  • (123) Guided Studio: Fused Glass
  • (125) Make a Metal Cuff: From Soldering Techniques to Hinge Basics
  • (139) Copperplate Calligraphy
18
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (101H) Tiles with Texture
  • (131) Staff Mtg
  • (127) Project Class: Turned Stool
  • (131) Leather Journals - Section A
  • (139) Laser Transfers and Decals - A
  • (121) Beginning Guitar - Section A
  • (Com) Tar Heel Gem & Mineral Club
19
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (131 & 139) ADN 415-001
  • (131 & 136) ADN 460
  • (125) Bezels and Prongs - Setting Stones, Glass & Other Objects
  • (127) Scroll Saw Projects
  • (139) Continuing Digital Photography - Improving Your Skills
  • (136) NC State in Black & White
20
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • CLOSING at 3pm due to adverse weather conditions - tonight's classes and events are canceled and will be rescheduled for another time.
  • (125) Fold Forming
  • (139) Introduction to Black Letter Calligraphy
  • (131) Intro to Acrylic Painting
  • (121) Introduction to Faceting - Section B
  • (123) Intro to Glass Fusing and Slumping
  • (125) Beginning Guitar - Section B
  • (127) Continuing Digital Photography - Special Topics
  • (Com) Twisted Threads Fiber Arts Guild
21
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (101W) Out-of-Round
  • (123) Beginner Bead Making
  • (131) Encaustic Memory Boxes
  • (125) Intro to Torch-Fired Enamel
22
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (127) Advanced Turning: Ball in Bowl
  • (123) Beginner Bead Making
  • (125) Intermediate Chaine Maille Workshop
23
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (123) Beginner Bead Making
  • (125) Intermediate Chaine Maille Workshop
  • (121) Cabochons - Section A
  • (139 Intermediate/Advanced Knitting
24
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (131 & 139) ADN 415-001
  • (131) Staff Mtg
  • (Com) NC State Arts Club
  • (131) Introduction to Sewing - Section B
  • (136) Plastic Camera Workshop: An Introduction to Medium Format Photography
  • (101W) Intro To Potter's Wheel - A
  • (121) Cabochons - Section B
  • (127) Fun with Acrylic Paint: No Brush Required!
  • (140) Projects Class: Contemporary Bench
  • (123) Guided Studio: Fused Glass
  • (125) Make a Metal Cuff: From Soldering Techniques to Hinge Basics
  • (139) Copperplate Calligraphy
25
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (123) Beyond Basic Flat Glass -Section B
  • (127) Project Class: Turned Stool
  • (139) Laser Transfers and Decals - A
  • (121) Beginning Guitar - Section A
  • (125) Beginning Metalsmithing
  • (123) Beyond Basic Flat Glass - Section A
26
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (131 & 139) ADN 415-001
  • (131 & 136) ADN 460
  • (139) Introduction to Black Letter Calligraphy - makeup date
  • (131) Reserved for Gary Knight class
  • (125) Bezels and Prongs - Setting Stones, Glass & Other Objects
  • (121) Faceting II
  • (101W) Continuing Wheel - C
  • (123) Tiny House Terrariums
  • (136) NC State in Black & White
27
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (125) Fold Forming
  • (139) Introduction to Black Letter Calligraphy
  • (131) Intro to Acrylic Painting
  • (121) Introduction to Faceting - Section B
  • (101H) Beyond Basic Handbuilding - Section A (makeup class)
  • (125) Beginning Guitar - Section B
  • (127) Continuing Digital Photography - Special Topics
  • (131) Intro to Acrylic Painting
28
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • OLLI Tour with Dr. Stafford
  • (101W) Out-of-Round
  • (123) Crafternoon - H: Stained Glass Suncatcher
  • (125) Intro to Torch-Fired Enamel
29
  • Instructors Exhibition
  • (125) Anodizing Niobium & Titanium

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 “Scherr Passion” Exhibition
March 16 Crafts Fair application period begins at 12:00 pm
March 18 “Scherr 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.