Special Interest Workshops  

Special interest Workshop are in a variety of disciplines not covered by our main classes atThe Artisans Centre Peterborough

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Please note that in order for instructors to prepare enough materials for students registration closes 3 days before the class date on some classes. You can now choose to register and pay for classes in the following ways:  

  • Register online
  • Pay Online
  • Register online but choose invoice and e-transfer payment to info@artisanscentre.ca
  • Register online but choose invoice and pay with cash or cheque in the studio
  • Register at the studio in Peterborough Square

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Upcoming Workshops

    • 5 Jan 2023
    • 21 Dec 2023
    • 26 sessions
    • Artisans Centre Peterborough

    Join us for a Crochet -A-Long Sampler Afghan

    Great for...

    • Beginners
    • Crocheters wanting to learn some new stitches
    • Experts looking to socialize and share some crochet time!

    Learn to Crochet different stitches throughout the year and end up with a beautiful Afghan to enjoy or give away just in time for Christmas 2023.

    Each month will have a new pattern square to try.

    Costs $25 per registrant ACP members price: $20

    Each Month -$10 for new pattern/studio time - payable to the instructor (new pattern will be handed out at the beginning of each month).

    Members to bring the required yarn/ hook; details will be emailed once registered.

    3 colours, 10 pattern squares total, with the last two months learning to join the squares and completing the Afghan with a border.

    Classes will be held from 7-9pm, 2 times per month (every other Thursday night), for working on your square and getting help if needed.

    Come out and have a social night out with new Crochet buddies!

    • 14 Jan 2023
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Peterborough Square
    • 8
    Register

    Pick up a new hobby, come on in and learn to Crochet!!

    Beginners welcome! Learn some basic stitches to get you on your way to making beautiful dishcloths.

    Refresher course for those that have tried but need some motivation to return to the craft.

    Cost: $45 ACP Member price: $40

    Materials fee $10 payable to instructor at beginning of class.

    • 14 Jan 2023
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Peterborough Square
    • 8
    Come in and Celebrate National Vision Board Day (January 14th, 2023)


    Dreams can only become reality when they first become your vision 


    A vision board is a collage of your most desired goals and plans in a visual format.

    One of the many benefits of creating these boards, is the positive influence it has on your mind.  

    Come out and Craft a Beautiful Vision board for yourself.

    all supplies included.

    Cost $45

    ACP Member $40

Past events

16 Nov 2022 Felted Critters - Festive Friend
29 Oct 2022 Introduction to Basketry
17 Oct 2022 Beginner Gourd Art
15 Oct 2022 Creating Space Drop-In Creative Adventures
24 Sep 2022 Ontario Culture Days
17 Sep 2022 Creating Space Drop-In Creative Adventures
13 Aug 2022 Creating Space Drop-In Creative Adventures
8 Aug 2022 Gourd Shekeree Making
25 Jul 2022 Decorative Eggs for Sunflower Festival
23 Jul 2022 Felted Vessel Workshop
16 Jul 2022 Creating Space Drop-In Creative Adventures
30 May 2022 Beginner Gourd Art
7 May 2022 Gourd Birdhouse Workshop
9 Apr 2022 Parent and Child Easter Egg Decorating
12 Mar 2022 Inspirational Fiber Art - Mini Prayer Flag (Angel Tags)
5 Mar 2022 Introduction to Kumihimo Workshop
7 Feb 2022 Washi Paper Gourd Workshop
1 Dec 2021 Peterborough Handweavers and Spinners Member drop in
24 Nov 2021 Peterborough Handweavers and Spinners Member drop in
17 Nov 2021 Peterborough Handweavers and Spinners Member drop in
10 Nov 2021 Peterborough Handweavers and Spinners Member drop in
6 Nov 2021 Felted Critters - Festive Friend
18 Oct 2021 Leather Look
3 Oct 2021 Charming Doll Pins
2 Oct 2021 Tea Light Holder
20 Sep 2021 Huichol Style Beaded Gourd Shard
7 Sep 2021 Beginner Pyrography
9 Aug 2021 Wax Resist Technique
17 Jun 2021 ACP Board meeting by Zoom
26 Nov 2020 Photography for Online sales
7 Nov 2020 Wire and Granite Tree
3 Nov 2020 Felted Critters
31 Oct 2020 Wet-Felted Vessel Class
22 Oct 2020 Photography for Online sales
13 Oct 2020 Felted Critters
24 Sep 2020 Photography for Online sales
14 Sep 2020 Woven Gourd Necklace
27 Aug 2020 Photography for Online sales
17 Aug 2020 ACP COVID-19 update
19 Mar 2020 ACP Board Meeting
7 Mar 2020 Beginner Guide to Journaling
27 Feb 2020 Social Media for Community Groups
8 Feb 2020 Silk Paper Making Cards as Art
13 Jan 2020 Knotless Netting Dream Catcher
8 Dec 2019 Natural Dyeing for Spinners and Weavers
2 Nov 2019 ARTISANity Show & Sale
28 Oct 2019 ACP Annual General Meeting
26 Oct 2019 Carve Your Own Canoe Paddle
21 Oct 2019 Christmas Decorations
17 Oct 2019 ACP Board Meeting
10 Oct 2019 Eco-printing on Paper with Natural Dyes
30 Sep 2019 HARVEST OF COLOURS WREATH
26 Sep 2019 BEGINNER GOURD ART
25 Sep 2019 Needle-felted Bauble Necklace
21 Aug 2019 Felting for Teens in AUGUST 21
19 Aug 2019 Penguin
15 Aug 2019 Call for Entry "ARTISANity"
6 Aug 2019 Ocean Drum
1 Aug 2019 BEGINNER GOURD ART
4 Jul 2019 Beginners Tatting
24 Jun 2019 Rain Stick Making
20 Jun 2019 ACP Board Meeting
11 Jun 2019 Creative Hands On Festival Planning Meeting
3 Jun 2019 Cherry Blossoms
11 May 2019 Spring ARTISANity Show & Sale
6 May 2019 Yarn Painting on a Gourd
4 May 2019 ​Make a Necklace Mother and Daughter Day
28 Apr 2019 2019 Dye Classes Indigo Parent & Child
20 Apr 2019 Parent and Child Easter Egg Decorating Day
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