Oct
17
6:30 PM18:30

Block Printing Patterns

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Join Solstice Handmade to learn the basics of block printing at Lions and Rabbits! We will cover carving techniques and composition strategy to make and print bold repeating patterns. 

Paper for test prints and a bandana to print and take home are provided, as well as all the tools you need and a 6" square block to carve

Feel free to bring your own paper or material to print on!

tickets available Here

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Oct
10
6:30 PM18:30

Mushroom Embroidery

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Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing at Lions & Rabbits

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be mushrooms and fungi, taking inspiration from field guides to create bright patterns and textures.

embroidery supplies and instruction booklet included!

bring something to stitch on if you'd like

tickets available here

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Oct
6
2:30 PM14:30

Block Printing Patterns - Kalamazoo

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Join Dayna Walton of Solstice Handmade to learn the basics of block printing! We will cover carving techniques and composition strategy to make and print bold repeating patterns. Feel free to bring your own paper or material to print on! All printmaking tools (brayers, carving tools, etc.) will be provided but may need to be shared. 

hosted by the Kalamazoo Fiber and Dye Studio

Materials Provided & included in fee:
-6" square linoleum block to carve, test paper to print on, bandana to print, ink,tickets

available here

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Oct
6
11:00 AM11:00

Mushroom Embroidery - Kalamazoo

Join Dayna Walton of Solstice Handmade for an evening of stitching and socializing. We'll cover 5 basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be mushrooms and fungi, taking inspiration from field guides to create bright patterns and textures. Scissors will be available for use but if you would prefer your own, please bring a pair! Materials included in cost: -embroidery hoop, floss, needle, needle threader, instruction zine, fabric to stitch

hosted by the Kalamazoo Fiber and Dye Studio

tickets available here

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Sep
29
7:00 PM19:00

Mushroom Embroidery

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Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing at NatureWalk Studio in Yankee Springs

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be mushrooms and fungi, taking inspiration from field guides to create bright patterns and textures.

embroidery supplies and instruction booklet included!

bring something to stitch on if you'd like!

tickets available here

 

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Sep
8
9:00 AM09:00

Eastown Street Fair

 The Eastown Community Association and Eastown Business Association are hosting the 45th Annual Eastown Streetfair on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 9am to 9pm (Beer tent open until 10pm)  This outdoor festival will take place along Wealthy Street between Giddings Avenue and Lake Drive and includes the first block of Ethel Avenue and the Wealthy St. Hub Lot. This annual event is a family-friendly celebration of arts, crafts, food, music, and the Eastown neighborhood; one of Grand Rapids’ most eclectic districts!  Live Music Featuring: Mustard Plug, Cabildo, J-Rob, Potato Babies and MORE

The Eastown Community Association and Eastown Business Association are hosting the 45th Annual Eastown Streetfair on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 9am to 9pm (Beer tent open until 10pm) 
This outdoor festival will take place along Wealthy Street between Giddings Avenue and Lake Drive and includes the first block of Ethel Avenue and the Wealthy St. Hub Lot. This annual event is a family-friendly celebration of arts, crafts, food, music, and the Eastown neighborhood; one of Grand Rapids’ most eclectic districts!

Live Music Featuring: Mustard Plug, Cabildo, J-Rob, Potato Babies and MORE

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Aug
15
6:00 PM18:00

Cellular Embroidery

tickets available here

Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be microscopic organisms, taking inspiration from cells and viruses to create bright patterns and textures.

embroidery supplies and instruction booklet included! 

select "BYO thing to sew" to bring your own item to stitch on! practice fabric is provided

select "including canvas bag to sew" to purchase a ticket to class along with a canvas bag by 934 Bagworks to stitch on, and hold all of your sewing supplies safe and sound!
 

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Aug
5
3:00 PM15:00

Garment Embroidery

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Join us to learn embroidery basics to adorn your favorite clothing! led by Solstice Handmade

embroidery supplies included, bring a garment to stitch!
you'll leave with an instruction zine covering floral embroidery basics

-woven (not stretchy) materials work best! cotton, canvas, denim ect-

$25 at Lions and Rabbits, tickets available through event page here! 

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Aug
3
6:00 PM18:00

Insect Embroidery

tickets available here

Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be insects, taking inspiration from cells and viruses to create bright patterns and textures.

embroidery supplies and instruction booklet included! 

select "BYO thing to sew" to bring your own item to stitch on! practice fabric is provided

select "including canvas bag to sew" to purchase a ticket to class along with a canvas bag by 934 Bagworks to stitch on, and hold all of your sewing supplies safe and sound!

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Jul
25
6:00 PM18:00

Block Printing Patterns

oin Solstice Handmade to learn the basics of block printing! We will cover carving techniques and composition strategy to make and print bold repeating patterns. 

Paper for test prints and a bandana to print and take home are provided, as well as all the tools you need and a 6" square block to carve

Feel free to bring your own paper or material to print on!

tickets available here

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Jul
18
6:00 PM18:00

Garment Embroidery

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Join us to learn embroidery basics to adorn your favorite clothing! led by Solstice Handmade

embroidery supplies included, bring a garment to stitch!
you'll leave with an instruction zine covering floral embroidery basics

-woven (not stretchy) materials work best! cotton, canvas, denim ect-

$25 at Lions and Rabbits, tickets available through event page here! 

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Jun
29
6:00 PM18:00

Cellular Embroidery

tickets available here

Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be microscopic organisms, taking inspiration from cells and viruses to create bright patterns and textures.

Ticket cost includes:
embroidery hoop
scissors
needles
embroidery floss
practice fabric
instruction booklet
!

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May
4
6:00 PM18:00

Cellular Embroidery

Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be microscopic organisms, taking inspiration from cells and viruses to create bright patterns and textures.

Ticket cost includes:
embroidery hoop
scissors
needles
embroidery floss
practice fabric
instruction booklet
5x7" zippered canvas pouch made by 934 Bagworks to embroider, and serve as a sewing kit pouch!

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Apr
22
9:30 AM09:30

Earth Day at Lions & Rabbits

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Join us for a day full of fun to celebrate our environment

9:30-10:30 Earth Yoga with Feral Yogi

11-4pm Green Flea - Eco Friendly Market, curated by The Vendor Exchange

11-12 Life Drawing with Blandford Birds of Prey 

TBA Workshop with Wild Pine Remedies

drop in kids activities

all donations benefit WMEAC

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