Used clothing alchemist since 1987

Upcoming Events

October 2014 – July 2015

Oct
26
Sun
Blog Theme – Handmade or Recycled Holiday Decorating
Oct 26 – Nov 1 all-day
Nov
1
Sat
Holiday Sampler Workshop @ Crispina's Church 40 Melville Street Pittsfield MA 01201
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn how to make One of a kind Ornaments, Whimsical Wreaths, or Festive Garlands in this 2 hour workshop designed for a single adult $50 or an adult/child pair $75. The first quarter hour will be a brief tutorial on the creation of each item. After the initial preview you will then work on completing 1 or 2 items. We supply a hearty collection of recycled materials and hand tools. No experience necessary. Bring an open mind, your favorite pair of cutting scissors ( if you have them) and a capful of creativity!

To Register for this workshop go to: http://crispina.com/workshop-registration/

Tools and materials are available for sale to take home to continue the creativity

Studio Opens @ 9:30 am Have ?’s Call the Church @ 413-236-9600

Dec
12
Fri
Holiday Shindy 2014
Dec 12 @ 5:00 pm – Dec 12 @ 8:00 pm

The Berkshires’ PREMIERE Holiday Craft Sale! 50+ Most NOTABLE Artists, Artisans, Makers, Bakers, and Craftspeople gather from near and far to offer shoppers all manner of handmade wares.
Friday 12/12 First Look Shopping with seasonal Nosh and Grog 5-8pm $35
Saturday 12/13 1-5pm and Sunday 10-3pm FREE!

Dec
13
Sat
2014 Shire City Sanctuary Holiday Shindy
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

50 of our region’s best hand makers showcase their wares in a magical setting filled with live music, delicious food, and lovely people Mark your calendars now! Come support small batch makers and artisans with your holiday shopping. From Greenery to Toys, Jewelry, Pottery, Clothing, Candles, and so much more!

Dec
14
Sun
Holiday Shindy 2014
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Berkshires’ PREMIERE Holiday Craft Sale! 50+ Most NOTABLE Artists, Artisans, Makers, Bakers, and Craftspeople gather from near and far to offer shoppers all manner of handmade wares.
Friday 12/12 First Look Shopping with seasonal Nosh and Grog 5-8pm $35
Saturday 12/13 1-5pm and Sunday 10-3pm FREE!

Dec
16
Tue
Essential’s Workshop 6 to 8?
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jan
2
Fri
Sweatshirt/Sweater Chop Shop Workshop
Jan 2 @ 10:00 am – Jan 3 @ 4:30 pm

No Sewing experience necessary, learn to fabricate your favorite old sweaters and sweatshirts into wearable artwork!
register for the class here!

https://www.etsy.com/listing/208715422/january-2-3-2015-sweatersweatshirt-chop?ref=shop_home_active_2

Mar
7
Sat
Screen Printing workshop
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – Mar 8 @ 4:30 pm

make your very own editioned screen printed poster!
register for the class here:

https://www.etsy.com/listing/208729005/march-7-8-2015-screen-printing-single?ref=shop_home_active_5

Apr
25
Sat
Ragamuffin workshop
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – Apr 26 @ 4:30 pm

cut, fold, roll, stuff and stitch your very own ragamuffin
register for the class here:

https://www.etsy.com/listing/208719682/april-25-26-2015-ragamuffins-workshop?ref=shop_home_active_6

Jul
12
Sun
Potholder Rug Workshop
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – Jul 13 @ 4:30 pm

Learn to weave your very own potholder rug!
register for the class here:

https://www.etsy.com/listing/208714254/july-12-13-2015-potholder-rug-weaving?ref=shop_home_active_3