Learn at the Craft & Folk Art Museum

The Craft & Folk Art Museum offers a variety of workshops and classes, art talks, readings, and participatory projects for all ages. View our chronological list of events.


Objects of Desire with Jonas Becker

Wednesday, December 17  | 6:00-9:00pm | Snacks provided | Free 

What one thing would make your life better? Come think on this question and be guided by artist Jonas Becker in creating "objects of desire" that will be an integral part of the January installation "The Pile". We'd like to sew as many talismans as we can, so bring a list of your friends and family's desires if you're able.

1126_eggandtheeyeThe Egg & The Eye

Saturday, December 20 | 12:00-4:00pm

Join the Women's Center for Creative Work for a very special one-day event honoring CAFAM founder Edith Wyle and the museum's previous incarnation as The Egg & The Eye, a combination gallery, shop, and omelet restaurant. WCCW will be serving up omelets and soup along with information and archival treats from "Folk Art's High Priestess" while Los Angeles Fibershed will be demonstrating a variety of textile processes and also offering their own (holiday-gift-perfect) work for sale. Admission is free, menu items are in the $5-10 range. All proceeds benefit the WCCW and CAFAM.

Saori Studio LA Pop-up Demonstration

Sunday, December 21 | 12:00-4:00pm | Free

Join weaver and textile artist Laura Roveda for an ongoing afternoon demonstration of the Japanese Saori weaving technique. 

CAFAM will be closed for the Christmas Holiday on Thursday, December 25

CAFAM will be closed for the New Year Holiday Thursday, January 1

There will be no Craft Night in January due to the New Year holiday.

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Join us every month for:

Craft Night

First Thursday nights from 7:00pm-9pm

CraftLab Workshops

For the whole family on the second Sunday from 1:30-3:30pm