Ecology Center Event

Making Holiday Gifts from Reuse Materials

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Got stuff? Never throw anything away? Join JB, of DRAGA design, for a fun-filled, easy-going workshop where you can turn your piles of “stuff” into gifts and useful items you can use everyday.

Learn to make:

  • Dolls and other toys
  • Greeting cards
  • Notebooks
  • Shopping bags
  • Envelopes
  • Draft excluders
  • Beads
  • Eye pillows

Bring materials you have on hands such as:

  • old (clean) socks
  • discarded sweaters
  • sheets and towels you no longer use
  • buttons
  • calendars and magazines, wrapping paper

Things you’ll need to bring:

  • any of the above
  • heavy thread, or yarn, sewing needles
  • strong scissors
  • beeswax candle or block
  • glue
  • stuffing material

Pre-payment insures a spot. Workshop size is limited and registration is required. Register online.

Saturday, December 7, 2013 1:00 pm
Saturday, December 7, 2013 4:00 pm
Ecology Center
2530 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA, 94702
Event Phone:
510-548-2220 x239
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Wheelchair Accessibility:
This event is wheelchair accessible.
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