holiday gift wrapping workshop! sat 11/29 + thu 12/11

why not step up your gift-giving game this year? as we all know, presentation is everything. the super talented (and fun!) lindsey of lindseycrafter will be in the studio to teach you all of the fundamentals for wrapping like a pro along with a variety of tips and tricks for creating your own toppers and trims out of inexpensive materials. AND she’ll be hosting a pop up shop of her fab creations, so you can get some of your holiday shopping out of the way, too. to sign up, click here. hope to see you!

book a private sewing lesson with diana rupp

make workshop offers one-on-one or small group sewing lessons in everything we offer in the studio and more. if you’d like to tailor the session to your own interests–or need help completing a project–we can do that too! while you’re here you’ll have access to all of our professional equipment and large cutting tables, which is a huge plus when you’re working on any project. the rate is $60/hr. to book a session send an email to info (at) letting us know what you’d like to do or make and a few good days and times to meet and we’ll be in touch.

fall dates are here!

we’ve just added a bunch of new sessions to the calendar this month and next, and we’re working on dates through the end of the year. since we’re in planning mode, this is the perfect time for special requests. if there’s a class you’ve been wanting to take definitely send an email to info at make and we’ll work on booking it. make workshop founder diana rupp is also available for private lessons most weekday evenings and some weekends, so if that’s of interest please be in touch! as always, we hope to see you in the make workshop studio soon.

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.