CEW Knit-in
Jan
14
3:00pm 3:00pm

CEW Knit-in

Join CEW as we have a knit-in in the lobby of Center on Halsted. We're making pussy hats to proudly and loudly wear our belief in human rights! https://www.pussyhatproject.com/
Come learn to knit or crochet a pussy hat. Bring supplies if you've got them; pink yarn and needles or crochet hooks. We will have needles you can purchase for $3/pair, and pink yarn for free use.

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Intuit Holiday Pop-up Market
Dec
3
to Dec 4

Intuit Holiday Pop-up Market

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Join CEW Design studio and Intuit: The Center for Outsider Art for a holiday pop up sale. Meet local artists and enjoy refreshments while you shop. 

Artists include CEW Design Studio,  Deborah Campbell, Della Wells, Stacy Slack and Undercover Popular 

Saturday, 12/3  11am-5pm

Sunday, 12/4 12pm-4pm

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Chicago Fair Trade Holiday Pop-up Market
Nov
26
to Dec 23

Chicago Fair Trade Holiday Pop-up Market

Join CEW Design Studio and other fairtrade artisans for Chicago Fair Trade's annual holiday pop-up shop!

Pop-up shop hours: 

Opening weekend: Nov 26: 4:00-8:00pm, Nov 17: 12:00-7:00 pm

Tuesday-Thursday, Sunday: 12:00-7:00 pm

Friday-Sat: 12:00-8:00 pm

Closing weekend: December 19-23: 12:00-8:00pm every day

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Fair Trade Market, Arlington Heights
Nov
5
9:00am 9:00am

Fair Trade Market, Arlington Heights

Join CEW at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Arlington Heights for a sale of handmade crafts and foods from artisans and farmers from around the world. 

Vendors will include: CEW Design Studio, Tulia's Artisan Gallery, Equal Exchange, Motif, Malia Designs, Chicago Fair Trade, Sandpiper Imports, Canaan Fair Trade, Achkiy, Global Handmade Hope and Maya Works

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Wandering Uterus Workshop
Sep
22
5:00pm 5:00pm

Wandering Uterus Workshop

Join Awakenings Foundation and CEW Design Studio for a Wandering Uterus Workshop on September 22, 2016 from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Participate in the national movement for supporting reproductive justice, the body, and women’s rights while learning to knit!

Contact afargnoli@hamdardcenter.org to reserve your spot. 

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Yarn Yarn 5 week session
Sep
17
to Oct 15

Yarn Yarn 5 week session

Yarn Yarn is the coming together of fibers and stories to create the fabric of a community. 

This 5 week program is an opportunity to learn to knit or crochet and to join a crafting community. Sophie Canadé, ATR LPC provides knitting materials and instruction in an expressive arts environment. Knitting lessons with projects that are staggered for gradual learning are available. If you are working on a project that you need some help with or just some encouragement to complete, bring it along. 

Sessions meet on Saturdays, 1-3 PM, from Sept 17th through October 15th at Hamdard HealthCare Clinic. 1542 W. Devon Ave, Chicago IL
 

Cost is $50, all materials provided. 
Classes are free for students and those living on a fixed income.

To sign up, contact Sophie Canadé at scanade@hamdardcenter.org  or you can pay online here

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Chicago Fair Trade Yard Sale
Aug
20
12:00pm12:00pm

Chicago Fair Trade Yard Sale

Join CEW Design studio, Chicago Fair Trade,  and the Lincoln Park Presbyterian Church for a fair trade yard sale on August 20th  in the front lawn of the Lincoln Park Presbyterian Church on Fullerton. The sale will run from 12pm to 5pm, a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the beautiful summer weather, sample some fair trade baked goods, and shop some of the latest styles.

 

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Sanctuary and Sustenance: World Refugee Week
Jun
23
to Jun 24

Sanctuary and Sustenance: World Refugee Week

Join CEW Design studio at the Boombox for a celebration of refugees and the communities that welcome them! 

The exhibition of work by documentary photographer Maren Wickwire explores the resettlement experience of refugees from Syria, Iraq, Laos, Cambodia and the Republic of Congo to Chicago between 1983 and 2016.

Sanctuary & Sustenance is an international initiative organized by ART WORKS Projects. Presented with the Center for Forced Migration Studies, Buffet Institute, Northwestern University (CFMS)

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