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Supply List: Macrame

Ahh, macrame. That oh-so-70's hobby is new again, and it's all the rage on Instagram. If you've been enticed by the lovely images and want to dive in to the world of decorative knotting (seriously, it's addictive) but aren't sure where to start, read on. 

The great thing about macrame is that you really don't need all that much stuff, just some rope (or cord, or yarn), and something to hang it off of. We'll discuss a couple of fun...

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2017 Holiday Gifts from Our Teachers: Books

So, so many of our wonderful teachers have published books over the years that you can probably find one to please everyone on your holiday shopping list (seriously). 

Check them out below:

Eight Flavors by Sarah Lohman

The perfect gift for your foodie friends, this book looks at the history of the most popular flavors in American cooking and the people who shaped that history.
 

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Job Opening - Apply by Nov 28, 2017

We're looking for someone to help out around the Brainery. It's part-time (approx 10-15 hours a week, $14/hour), entirely at the Brainery, and involves all kinds of super glamorous* and not-so-glamorous things. 

• Being in charge of the main space in Prospect Heights (190 Underhill) during classes on the following days - these days and times are set in stone and you must be available each...

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Natural Wonders Workshop with From Wonder

Check out this great kids workshop happening at our Windsor Terrace space on Nov 18th: 

Join us as FROM WONDER will be bringing some of the great outdoors inside in their Natural Wonders workshop. Children ages 4-10 are invited to explore and create pieces inspired by sculptor, photographer and environmentalist Andy Goldsworthy. Each child should bring a found object from their adventures. They will share its story, and then select from...

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