Other Classes

The following specialty classes and workshops are being offered this summer.

Crafts Center classes are extracurricular, non-credit classes.

Beginning Guitar

Instructor: Kirk Adam

Beginning Guitar Would you like to learn to play the guitar? For both electric and acoustic guitar, students in this introductory class will build the basic foundation of chords and rhythm needed to play their favorite songs. No prior knowledge of music is required! (The Crafts Center has three electric guitars and one acoustic guitar for use during class by the first three students to reserve one with registration.) Repeat students welcome.

Section A: Monday evenings for 6 weeks, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., January 23 – February 27  Section A has ended.

Section B: Monday evenings for 6 weeks, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., March 13 – April 17  Section B has filled.  Add your name to the waitlist »

Class fee

I = $17
II = $30
III = $33

Bike Repair and Maintenance

Instructor: Dylan Lawson (an NC State Student)

Wolf Wheels logo

Bike Repair and Maintenance

For NC State students, employees & Centennial Partners only – a Bike Repair Facility in support of the WolfWheels Program! Say goodbye to expensive bike repairs and learn to properly maintain your own bike. (Participating NC State students will receive access to our repair facility for their entire college career and participating employees and Centennial Partners receive access for their entire term of employment at the University!) Whether you are a competitive racer or just a casual rider, this class will provide you with the necessary skills to replace/repair flats, lubricate drive-trains, tune brakes and derailleurs, true wheels, and much more. Students are encouraged to bring their own bikes to learn on.  For more about WolfWheels, visit ncsu.edu/wolfwheels.

Section A: Wednesday evenings for 2 weeks, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., February 15 & 22
Section A has ended.

Section B: Thursday evenings for 2 weeks, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., March 16 & 23

Class fee

I = $ 17
II = $ 30

Handmade Natural Body Care: Lotions, Soaps, and Lip Balm

Instructor: Angel Cruz

Handmade Natural Body Care

Make your own body care products in a casual and fun setting, including organic lip balm, body butter, Castile soap and goat’s milk soap! You will be able to take home plenty of products to try, as well as enough for gifts to family and friends. Students need to bring their own 4- to 6-quart stainless steel pot to melt ingredients in and a few additional items: a supply list will be furnished following registration.

Section A: Friday, January 20, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., and Saturday, January 21, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Section A has ended.

Section B: Friday, March 17, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., and Saturday, March 18, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.    Section B has filled.  Add your name to the waitlist » 

Class fee

I = $55
II = $75
III = $80

Register for classes

See Crafts Center registration guidelines and instructions »


To receive a refund, you must notify the Crafts Center staff of a cancellation at least seven days before the class or workshop begins; $10 is non-refundable. If the class or workshop is cancelled by the Crafts Center, you will receive a full refund.


To get the most out of your class, we recommend you attend each session. We do not offer make-up sessions for missed classes.

Wait Lists

Names are accepted on waiting lists after a class is full until the day the class begins.  Wait lists are only valid for the current semester’s class – wait lists are not carried over to the next semester.