Trunk Show Oaxaca with Galeria Fe y Lola
Oct
18
to Oct 20

Trunk Show Oaxaca with Galeria Fe y Lola

Come experience the exceptional craftsmanship of Teotitlan del Valle, Oaxaca, Mexico's most respected weaving family. Omar Chavez Santiago, a 4th generation weaver himself, will be at INDIO with many of his family's handmade wool rugs. These heirloom quality rugs are made using 100% natural dyes; such as indigo, cochineal, and marigold. 

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Cochineal Dye Workshop with Omar Chavez Santiago
Oct
21
2:00 PM14:00

Cochineal Dye Workshop with Omar Chavez Santiago

Omar Chavez Santiago, a 4th generation weaver from Teotitlan del Valle, Oaxaca, Mexico will lead this natural dye workshop using the techniques his family has perfected over decades.

You will put your hands in the cochineal dye pot, learn about dye-making chemistry, take away recipes and your own natural-dyed cochineal wool scarf. You can bring up to 2 pieces of your own to dye..

Workshop includes instruction and all materials. Limited to 8 participants.

$65 per person

SOLD OUT!

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Jewelry Making: Earrings with Rachel Calhoun
Nov
1
5:30 PM17:30

Jewelry Making: Earrings with Rachel Calhoun

The Half Moon studs are a Wind Blown fan favorite.  But have you ever wondered how they’re made?

Join Rachel Calhoun of Wind Blown Jewelry for a fun evening of bending, shaping, and soldering your own customized pair of Half Moon (or Whole Moon, or Waning Moon, or Waxing Moon….) studs.

Each participant will leave with a new pair of stud earrings, knowledge of the metalsmithing creative process, and a new friend or two!

All materials and instructions will be provided. Tickets are $46 per person and available on the Wind Blown Jewelry website. 

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Communication Lab at INDIO • Letter Writing Night
Nov
8
7:00 PM19:00

Communication Lab at INDIO • Letter Writing Night

welcome to the second session of communication lab. we'll gather for another six months of letter writing practice, every second thursday, beginning october 11th. 

we'll hold a consistent, quiet + free space. 

bring your paper + projects + kate kyle will host you in the shop with supplies for sharing. 

each lab is independent. come + go as you please, as often as you like.

pre-lab questions + thoughts can be directed to kate@indiodurham.com

upcoming thursday calendar dates

december 13

january 10

february 14

march 14

letter writing
(a communication laboratory)
second thursdays, october - march

7-8:30pm @ indio
brightleaf square
905 west main street
suite 20g

FREE

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Block Printing Tea Towels with Diana Cathcart
Nov
11
2:00 PM14:00

Block Printing Tea Towels with Diana Cathcart

Come make your own tea towels by exploring basic repeat block printing techniques. In this class students will learn how to carve stamps using rubber blocks and create interesting prints using found materials. Proper inking and printing techniques will be discussed throughout the workshop. Designs will be perfected on paper before completing a set of tea towels that can be taken home and treasured.

$45 per person

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Communication Lab at INDIO • Letter Writing Night
Dec
13
7:00 PM19:00

Communication Lab at INDIO • Letter Writing Night

welcome to the second session of communication lab. we'll gather for another six months of letter writing practice, every second thursday, beginning october 11th. 

we'll hold a consistent, quiet + free space. 

bring your paper + projects + kate kyle will host you in the shop with supplies for sharing. 

each lab is independent. come + go as you please, as often as you like.

pre-lab questions + thoughts can be directed to kate@indiodurham.com

upcoming thursday calendar dates

january 10

february 14

march 14

letter writing
(a communication laboratory)
second thursdays, october - march

7-8:30pm @ indio
brightleaf square
905 west main street
suite 20g

FREE

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Zakka Embroidery with Diana Cathcart
Oct
16
6:00 PM18:00

Zakka Embroidery with Diana Cathcart

SOLD OUT.

Zakka Embroidery is a very popular book at INDIO and it is written by Japanese designer Yumiko Higuchi. In it Higuchi presents a collection of embroidery patterns with a specific focus on simple, bold, one or two color motifs. Inspired by both the Japanese and Scandinavian style of needlework, these graphic designs are charming, unusual, and totally inspiring! Diana Cathcart normally teaches a Sashiko class at INDIO, in this class she will use Higuchi's book as inspiration to teach beginning embroidery. 

$30 per person

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Communication Lab at INDIO • Letter Writing Night
Oct
11
7:00 PM19:00

Communication Lab at INDIO • Letter Writing Night

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER. APOLOGIES.

welcome to the second session of communication lab. we'll gather for another six months of letter writing practice, every second thursday, beginning october 11th. 

we'll hold a consistent, quiet + free space. 

bring your paper + projects + kate kyle will host you in the shop with supplies for sharing. 

each lab is independent. come + go as you please, as often as you like.

pre-lab questions + thoughts can be directed to kate@indiodurham.com

upcoming thursday calendar dates

november 8

december 13

january 10

february 14

march 14

letter writing
(a communication laboratory)
second thursdays, october - march

7-8:30pm @ indio
brightleaf square
905 west main street
suite 20g

FREE

Name *
Name
Phone
Phone
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Macrame Plant Holder with Diana Cathcart
Oct
6
2:00 PM14:00

Macrame Plant Holder with Diana Cathcart

Join Textile artist, Diana Cathcart, for a modern macrame workshop where you’ll create a beautiful wall hanging planter. Learn basic macrame skills including foundational knotting techniques, setting cords, and finishing your work. You’ll leave with a completed project (including holder, vessel and plant) and inspiration for future exploration! 

$40 per person

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The Basics of Tarot with Gina Wisotzky
Oct
3
6:30 PM18:30

The Basics of Tarot with Gina Wisotzky

Learn the basics of Tarot with Gina Wisotzky in this hands-on, fun introductory class. The class will begin with the making of “The High Priestess" a pomegranate cocktail that will set the tone for a festive and relaxed class. Enjoy your drink while you become familiar with the major & minor arcana, the four suits, and the court cards as well as methods and tips for reading the cards intuitively. Participants will learn how to read a traditional three card "past-present-future" spread through in-class exercises. Take home a handout that outlines the class and provides quick meanings for each card that will help with at home study. 

Gina Wisotzky is a tarot reader and natural perfumer based in Durham, North Carolina. She has been reading tarot for fifteen years and loves sharing its inspiration and guidance with others. She offers warm and insightful readings in-person and online through her business, Incandescent Tarot that focus on tarot as a tool for self-discovery and empowerment.

$25 per person

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Communication Lab at INDIO • Letter Writing Night
Aug
9
7:00 PM19:00

Communication Lab at INDIO • Letter Writing Night

APOLOGIES - Communication Lab has been cancelled for August 9th. It will resume Thursday, September 13th. 

Let's create a practice together. We'll hold a consistent, quiet space, put pen to paper + see what happens. This time + space is free. Bring your paper + projects + Kate Kyle will be in the shop with supplies to share. This will be a regular addition to the Indio schedule, plan on joining us the 2nd Thursday of each month for this practice time. If you think you will be attending, please sign up so we can plan for how many people are coming + if you give us your email we can be in touch. Signing up isn't required, we hope to see in the shop either way. 

letter writing
(a communication laboratory)
second thursday of every month
7-8:30pm @ indio
brightleaf square
905 west main street
suite 20g

Free

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Indigo Dyeing with Nathan Somers
Aug
5
2:00 PM14:00

Indigo Dyeing with Nathan Somers

In this class, Nathan Somers will demonstrate how to use Indigo dye to achieve varying depths of color from a single dye vat and experiment with patterning techniques. Material for experimentation and 2 tea towels for a final project will be provided. You can bring up to 4 items that are light in color and made of cotton, linen, or silk to dye also. Wash items before bringing them to remove anything that might impede the dying process. Wear clothes that aren’t important or an apron as this process is messy.

$45 per person 

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The Basics of Tarot with Gina Wisotzky
Jul
19
6:30 PM18:30

The Basics of Tarot with Gina Wisotzky

Learn the basics of Tarot with Gina Wisotzky in this hands-on, fun introductory class. Become familiar with the major & minor arcana, the four suits, and the court cards as well as methods and tips for reading the cards intuitively. Participants will learn how to read a traditional three card "past-present-future" spread through in-class exercises. Take home a handout that outlines the class and provides quick meanings for each card that will help with at home study. 

$25 per person

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Father's Day Pop UP with Smart + Becker
Jun
16
11:00 AM11:00

Father's Day Pop UP with Smart + Becker

Ryan Ashley Anderson will be back in town with new jewelry from her new Sea Change Collections and some great new leather bracelets for him (Father's Day is June 17th). Visit her and see what she has been creating and making in Knoxville, TN - home of her new shop Smart + Becker. To make it even more fun, she'll be doing a "Co-Create Your Own Jewelry" experience. Choose your favorites from a huge collection of semi-precious stones, metal findings, and beads and Ryan-Ashley will make it and ship it to you. How fun!

Free

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