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The Scrap Exchange

  • 2050 Chapel Hill Rd
  • Durham, NC 27707
  • Primary: (919) 688-6960
  • Fax: (919) 688-6792
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Promotes creativity, environmental awareness, and community through re-use. Materials available as well as gallery showcasing creative re-use in art. Craft classes offered throughout the year.

General
  • Business Hours: M-F, Sun - 11am-7pm; Sa, 10am-7pm.
  • Miles To Convention Center: 0.30
  • Miles to RDU Airport: 15.0
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Group Tour Info
  • Avg. Tour Length: 90 minutes for self-led Open Studio art making
  • Comments Regarding Groups: Two on-site Open Studio rooms are available for groups: our Make-n-Take room and Design Center. (Find out more at http://scrapexchange.org/programs/. Groups can also shop in our retail store or tour the art exhibits in our Cameron gallery.
  • Group Rates: $5 per participant for Open Studio
  • Maximum Group Size: 50
  • Scheduling Policy: Make-n-Take and Design Studio rooms are available for drop-in participants if the rooms do not have groups scheduled. Call 919-688-6960 to inquire about room availability. Groups should call 919-213-1278 to reserve a time.
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The Scrap Exchange Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 2
  • Total Sqft.: 3,400
  • Largest Room: 75
  • Theatre Capacity: 0
  • Classroom Capacity: 60
  • Sleeping Rooms: 0
  • Exhibits: 0
  • Reception Capacity: 75
  • Ceiling: 13
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  • Outdoor Capacity: 0
Meeting Facility Rooms
Make N Take room
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400.00
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Design Studio
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Scrappy Hour at The Scrap Exchange

Inspired by the “Wine and Design” concept, Scrappy Hour classes are a fun opportunity to socialize and learn how to make a unique DIY project. Instructors will walk you through how to …


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Altered Book and Papercraft Meetup

Theme: Altered Books/Paper Crafts Date: 2nd Monday of Every Month! Time: 4:30-6:30 pm (Drop in anytime between 4:30-6:30!) Cost: Free! Get together with friends to work on your altered books and …


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Beginning Sewing Class

Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or spiff up your skills? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. …


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Introduction to Linocut Class

Learn the basics of linocut printmaking with Supergraphic Print Lab Director Bill Fick. Participants will cover this relief print techniques from start to finish. We will begin with design concepts …


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Vision Board Workshop

Explore the process of goal setting and creating with intention in an encouraging, creative environment. During this workshop participants will use unique reuse materials to develop vision boards …


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Recycled Materials Sculpture Workshop with Jean Michel Dissake

Experience creating your own sculptural work with the guidance of Jean Michel Dissake, Cameroonian artist-in-residence. Learn about Jean Michel’s work and his message about unity and realizing …


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Beginning Serger Class

Do you feel intimidated by sergers? Join this relaxed hands-on class and learn the basics of home overlock sewing machines (AKA sergers) including thread operation and what to do if the thread …


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Green Forum: Sustainability Expo

Get to know the amazing environmental organizations and businesses in the Triangle! There will be multiple community organizations tabling, music, food, and interactive activities for participants o…


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Green Forum: Sustainability Expo

This event is highlighting environmental organizations and businesses in the Triangle. There will be multiple community organizations, music, food, and interactive activities for …


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212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604