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Live How-To’s For All of July! handmade and vintage goods

July is How-To Month and we’re dead set on transforming you into the ultimate crafter.  Come craft with us in one of over 25 live tutorials in the Virtual Labs! Each week I’ll post another article to let you know what room the How-To will be in and what tools and materials you’ll need to craft along with us.  We’ll be making videos, podcasts, and accompanying How-To articles for a lot of these workshops – so keep your eyes peeled on How-To section of the Storque! Now without further ado, here’s the schedule – print this out and stick it to your ‘fridge! 


Tuesday July 1st – 7pm – Fusing Plastic Bags with Anda

Wednesday July 2nd – 5pm – Print Gocco with Julie

Thursday July 3rd –  2pm – Crafting with Acrylic Sheet with Daniellexo


Monday July 7th – 4pm to 8pm – Craft Night Tutorial: Origami

Tuesday July 8th – 7pm – Applique with Anda

Wednesday July 9th – 5pm – Beaded Earrings with MaryMary

Thursday July 10th – 5pm – Screenprinting with Matt

Friday July 11th – 11am – Metal Etching with Daniellexo


Monday July 14th – 4pm to 8pm – Craft Night Tutorial: Cupcake Night!

Tuesday July 15th – 7pm – Envelope Pillow with Anda

Wednesday July 16th – 7pm – Bath and Body Labeling & Legalities with Mary Helen

Thursday July 17th – 6pm – Beginner Sewing with HeyMichelle

Friday July 18th –  10am – Intro to Metalsmithing with Daniellexo

Saturday July 19th – 2pm – Paper Puppets with Crankbunny 


Monday July 21st – 4pm to 8pm – Craft Night Tutorial: Making Stencils

Tuesday July 22nd – 5pm – Incredible Shrinking Plastic with IHeartMustaches

Wednesday July 23rd – 8pm – Setting up a Jewelry Torch with Daniellexo

Thursday July 24th – 4pm – Workshop with Kayte aka loveforever

Friday July 25th – 4pm – Glass Etching with MissBatch


Monday July 28th – 4pm to 8pm – Craft Night Tutorial: Fabric Dying

Tuesday July 29th – 7pm – Card Making with SaraWearsSkirts

Wednesday July 30th – 7pm – Fiber Workshop with Kim

Thursday July 31th  – 5pm – Making Paper Boxes with MaryMary


Want to teach a live workshop of your own? Send me a convo! I’m scheduling now for August’s How-Tos! 

  • anda Admin

    anda says:

    Thanks for the new "title" haha.

    7 years ago

  • FrucciDesign

    FrucciDesign says:

    great, I'll be in Italy, but I'll try to check as many how-to as I can...especially the metal etching! thank you so much you guys are awesome! PS I love giraffes!

    7 years ago

  • DomicileHouse

    DomicileHouse says:

    I'm excited

    7 years ago

  • shopgoodgrace

    shopgoodgrace says:

    What a great line-up! Thank you!! :)

    7 years ago

  • fabricfarrago

    fabricfarrago says:

    I'm so excited, this is such a great idea!

    7 years ago

  • dmriceart

    dmriceart says:

    Daniellexo, and All... Just wanted to say 'thanks for all the work you do'! Looking forward! Hugs, Debi

    7 years ago

  • daniellexo

    daniellexo says:

    Aw thanks! I hope everyone enjoys it! Working on some business related topics for August. xo Danielle

    7 years ago

  • eclipse

    eclipse says:

    Friday July 4th - 3pm - TBA gentle suggestion: it should something explody, for the 4th. paper mache glitterbombs filled with firecrackers. fire! fire! fire! burn something!

    7 years ago

  • turquoiseheaven

    turquoiseheaven says:

    This is such a great idea! I love learning new crafts. Thanks for doing this! Justine

    7 years ago

  • panyizsuzsi

    panyizsuzsi says:

    I can't wait, these are great!

    7 years ago

  • bittersweetboo

    bittersweetboo says:

    yay! looks like a good month!

    7 years ago

  • chocolateandsteel

    chocolateandsteel says:

    How fun!! I can't wait to attend some of these.

    7 years ago

  • PrairiePrimitives

    PrairiePrimitives says:

    thanks for offering these classes!!! could you maybe offer a printer-friendly version of the class list in the future? that would be wonderful!!

    7 years ago

  • Adornyourself

    Adornyourself says:

    I'm not going to be here for a couple that I would love to be part of , will they be archived somewhere for later viewing, and reading.

    7 years ago

  • MyKangaroo

    MyKangaroo says:

    I'm very exited. Thanks so much.

    7 years ago

  • gemmafactrix

    gemmafactrix says:

    are these going to be available for later viewing anywhere? I'll be vending at the Pitchfork Music Festival during one weekend this month and am going to miss some good stuff, eep.

    7 years ago

  • daniellexo

    daniellexo says:

    We're going to make videos of some of the how-to's. Keep your eyes peeled on the How-to section of the storque!

    7 years ago

  • baconpecanpie

    baconpecanpie says:

    Oooh, lots of things to learn! Thanks for this.

    7 years ago

  • gramadona

    gramadona says:

    New crafts? WooHoo! Thanks!

    7 years ago

  • jonwen45

    jonwen45 says:

    I have already missed some sad. Family illness. Plan to catch the rest. Thanks for making these possible.

    7 years ago

  • szarinadesigns

    szarinadesigns says:

    wonderful site; so much to learn, i'm excited to be part of this group.

    7 years ago

  • amyluo

    amyluo says:

    Are these how-to's saved somewhere? I wish I could see all of them.

    7 years ago

  • MetalheartDesign

    MetalheartDesign says:

    so excited that there will be videos of the how-tos! they are always going on while i am at work so i have never been able to attend :(

    7 years ago

  • danismell

    danismell says:

    can you provide links for the videos of the how-tos? i'm very excited about the acrylic sheet, fusing plastic and shrinking plastic ones... but sad i missed the live demos.... thanks in advance!

    7 years ago

  • ZuliDesigns

    ZuliDesigns says:

    I love how-to's. Do more!! Please!

    7 years ago