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The Scrap Exchange

  • 2050 Chapel Hill Rd
  • Shoppes at Lakewood
  • 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: 10am-7pm daily
  • 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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Visual Arts
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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
  • Off-site Catering Allowed:
  • Outdoor Capacity: 0
Meeting Facility Rooms
Make N Take room
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13
2400.00
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60
60
75
Lounge
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13
400.00
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Design Studio
13
600.00
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Art Exhibit - "Unpacking the Past, Designing the Future"

Unpacking the Past, Designing the Future explores the layered physical and personal histories of Durham's Lakewood neighborhood and The Scrap Exchange. As these two entities intertwine, one asks: h…


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Beginning Embroidery Class

Learn all the basics of embroidery! From materials and tools to patterns and stitches, the class will cover everything you need to know to get you stitching on your own. All materials are …


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Custom Framing Made Easy

In this class you will learn how to frame artwork yourself! The focus will be on framing standard sized pieces that are on either stretched canvas or board. Participants will learn various methods t…


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Beginning Sewing Class at The Scrap Exchange

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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Beginning Crochet Workshop

Ready to take on a new craft skill? This introductory class is for crochet beginners, as well as those who have never even tried a single fiber art! Students will learn the basics of crochet s…


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Upcycled with Love: Valentine's Day Card/Gift Making Event

Make Valentine’s Day gifts/ cards for your friends and loved ones! Drop in or stay the whole time. There will be projects available for kids and adults. Some of the prepared projects will …


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Living Art Series: Mounting Air Plants to Scrap Wood

Mounting Air Plants to Scrap Wood: In this Living Art Series workshop you will learn how to creatively attach air plants to scrap wood! This class will combine reuse and living art. You will also …


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Sewing Infinity Scarves at The Scrap Exchange

Looped accessories that are all the rage these days! Join us for a beginner-friendly class and use basic sewing skills to make your own! All materials included. Registration is suggested. Space is …


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Knitting in the Round Class at The Scrap Exchange

Have you been interested in taking your knitting skills to the next level? Come learn the skills necessary to knit in the round! You will learn skills such as purling and knitting using …


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Beginning Sewing Workshop

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Sewing Jersey Knit Skirts at The Scrap Exchange

Have you thought about making a skirt? Intimidated by sewing patterns? Worried your garment won’t fit? Join in making a jersey knit skirt during this intermediate level sewing class! Bring in a…


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Sewing Reusable Tote Bags Workshop at The Scrap Exchange

Join for a beginner-friendly class and use basic sewing skills to make your own reusable tote bags! These tote bags are great to take to farmers markets, for a weekend get away, or for everyday use. …


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Beginning Sewing Class at The Scrap Exchange

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