new jewelry making dates!

good news: I’ve just posted new sessions of our two most popular jewelry making workshops, taught by our very talented and lovely guest instructor gaffney of gaffney designs. intro to jewelry making begins thu jul 24 and intro to soldering meets thu sep 18. each workshop meets for 2 nights from 7 to 930pm for two weeks. hope to see you in class!

only a few slots left in soapmaking!

we’re really excited about our upcoming weekend soapmaking workshop on sat 6/28 with brooklyn-based prem soaps. as of today it’s close to selling out so if you’d like to join in on the fun you’ll want to sign up soon. all the details regarding this class and online registration can be found here. hope to see you!

skip the tailor just added!

we’ve just added a last-minute session of our ever popular simple alterations workshop monday may 19th from 7-9pm. if you’ve been wanting to learn how to hem by hand an/or on the machine, make simple repairs or adjust the fit of clothing you already own then this is the class for you! no experience necessary and all supplies are included.

private sewing workshops available now

good news: make workshop founder diana rupp is now booking one-on-one workshops. send us an email with a brief description of what you’d like to make and/or a pic and a few good days and times to meet and we’ll be in touch. we look forward to hearing from you!

learn how to make swimwear

over the years I’ve had tons of requests for a workshop that teaches how to make a bathing suit and I’m happy to announce there will be something on the calendar very soon for late may/early june. if you’re interested send us an email and we will contact you with more info as soon as the dates are booked.

intern positions available now

Make Workshop offers fine arts, design and craft students the opportunity to intern each season. Interns are involved with all aspects of the studio including assisting during classes, product development and design, marketing endeavors and studio maintenance. Benefits include use of the studio, equipment and free classes. Ideally we look for a 15-20 hour a week commitment for at least 3 months. Interested in applying? Please email us at for an application.

happy new year!

is your new year’s resolution to finally learn how to sew, knit, make shoes or just have more fun? if so, you came to the right place. diana is hard at work booking new dates and there’s more to come in the coming weeks. interested in a session but don’t see it online? send us an email and we’ll do our best to add it to the calendar as well.