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A Stitch in Time: Embroidery from then and now


Machine Embroidery, Bad Puns.nHow can I help you adorn your textile project?

Alexandria von Bromssen – Fashion Designer


Alexandria von Bromssen - rnProject Zero Carbon Footprint - The sustainable collection

American High School Re:Usables


American High School Re:Usables fabricates usable items from waste materials. the make spent gift card jewelry, tee-shirt rag rugs, wildflower note cards, and glass art.



ArribaCycle is a collective of Latino parents from Oakland. They transform throwaway plastic, ArribaCycle is a program of All Ah We/All of Us and is based on the vision of "woman-made, living wage, and sustainable."

Ask A Carpenter!


Get straight, unbiased answers to all your home maintanence questions from a licensed professional. Learn wood joinery and box making. See dovetail boxes being made by hand. Get help with your own project's design.

Baffling the Cacophony


A quiet chill-out meditative and art-making space especially for introverts and the over-stimulated. Stop by to reserve your 25-minute spot to make a collage or just sit, reflect, & breathe. Garment art on view, too!



Two trampolines with pink parachute domes coverings create a relaxing chill space inside. Or come inside and jump a bit if you wish.

Camp Couture -The Recycled Fashion


Camp Couture will present the Recycled Collection 2013 - A fashion/runway exhibition where all the garments have been up-cycled to create a sustainable collection. Be prepared to be awed!

CCA Cross-Section


CCA Cross-Section: A group selection of exciting projects made recently at California College of the Arts.

Creative Reuse: Piano Head to Tail


Old pianos contain a wealth of materials that can be used to make wonderful new creations.



This CyberDollhouse was made from an iMac G3 computer which we gutted and recreated as an interactive party pad for LEGO peeps and their pals.

Dangerous Eventualities & other puppet shows


Stilters escort your dreams & longings to a place where they hang just out of reach.

Everlight: rethinking the lamp


The Everlight is an alternative choice to your typical off-the shelf lamp, letting your personality shine nthrough easy customization. By using upcyled materials or handcrafted art, it's good for the world and your wallet.

Fabricrafting Fun for Young Makers


Make-and-Take projects using upcycled or repurposed designer materials include mixed-media 3D owl or bird figure, and tile decoupage. Express your creativity with these popular projects! Beautiful free fabric samples, too!

FarmShorts: Films, Farms and Food + Filmmaker Q&A


FarmShorts: Films, Farms and Food - short videos from the heart of the local food movement.



Makers are some of the most creative people in the world. What if we could pair them up and harness their creativity for the benefit of others in need? Fixperts is an open knowledge sharing platform that invites designers and makers to help someone they don't know with a day-to-day problem.

Fly Your Freak Flag High


Make an actual "freak flag" that represents your unique and awesome self, and take it home to fly it high! Warning: spontaneous freak flag parades may erupt during the'll want to be prepared.

Free Utopian Projects


Free Utopian Projects are a series of socially interactive installations of art and art supplies (traditional and alternative) that are offered for free.

From rags to great hats


An old sweater made into a beautiful cloche hat.


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