CRAFT SOCIAL: Spice Up Your Night!

CRAFT SOCIAL: Spice Up Your Night!



Thu., March 16, 6-8 p.m. 2017
Free for all ages
CRAFT SOCIAL ON THIRD THURSDAYS: SPICE UP YOUR NIGHT! TIME Thursday, March 16, 2017, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm LOCATION Houston Center for Contemporary Craft 4848 Main St. Houston, TX 77002 (Map) Join Houston Center for Contemporary Craft for Craft Social, a night of making and exploring contemporary craft over conversation and refreshments. This month, participants will explore unique uses for spices in art and daily life. Learn to dye fabric using edible pigments, like turmeric, beets and teas, and use shibori techniques to design intricate patterns by twisting, folding, and tying a plain cotton fabric in different ways. At 6:30 PM, join Mary Cuclis, the kitchen manager for Houston restaurant Pondicheri for a brief presentation. Learn how this innovative Indian restaurant experiments with spices through masala tastings, and discover how to make the spices in your dishes pop! About Craft Social Craft Social takes place on the third Thursday evening of each month and is a fun way for adults to explore contemporary craft through other disciplines and media. These casual, social events emphasize experimentation, curiosity, and innovation. Visitors are encouraged to drop by and participate. All events are free and on a first-come first-served basis. Capacity is limited. Craft beer is generously provided by Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co. Materials are sponsored by Art Supply on Main Street.
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