CEW Design Studio at 1224 West Loyola
Cowl Knitting Workshop: Saturday, December 16 // 1-3
Finger Knitting Workshop: Sunday, December 17 // 1-3
CEW Design Pop-up Shop: December 18–22 // 4-7
CEW Design Studio will be hosting two free workshops this weekend at 1224 West Loyola Avenue as part of the organization’s storefront residency at Roman Susan.
Both workshops are free and open to the public – bring your own knitting materials, or purchase knit-kits from the CEW pop-up shop at the events. Saturday afternoon, CEW artists will facilitate a workshop on knitting cowls and headbands, which will be repeated Sunday along with an additional kid-friendly finger knitting workshop.
After the weekend, the space will feature a collective art therapy installation alongside a holiday pop-up shop Monday, December 18 through Friday, December 22 from 4-7 PM each evening.
Creatively Empowered Women Design Studio (CEW) is a Rogers Park-based art therapy social enterprise serving Bosnian refugees and South Asian immigrant women. CEW provides a welcoming space for sewing, knitting, crocheting and art sessions that enhance life skills and cultivate a sense of community. For more information, please visit creativelyempoweredwomen.com.