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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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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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Lounge
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400.00
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Design Studio
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Art Exhibit - Seed to Soil to Seed: Ad Infinitum

An opening reception will be held on Friday, Friday, August 18th from 6-9pm. The evening’s festivities include light snacks and drinks, as well as free art making in the Make and Take. This …


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Beginning Serger Class

Do you feel intimidated by sergers? Join us for 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 t…


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Altered Book Club

Get together with friends to work on your Altered Books. Feel free to bring your own materials, or shop at The Scrap Exchange! Whether you’re into altered books, art journaling, paperfolding …


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Weaving for Beginners

Learn the fundamentals of weaving by making your own tapestry! In this class, you will be using different materials and techniques while hand weaving on frame looms. No two tapestries will be alike, …


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Bohemian Wrap Skirts

Learn to piece together a Bohemian Wrap Skirt! These skirts are customizable and one of a kind. Beginning sewers are welcome! This is unique way to use small fabric scraps to create a beautiful …


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4th Sunday Sewing

Feel free to bring your own materials, or shop at The Scrap Exchange in their plethora of fabric, trims, and notions… up to 75% off retail! No registration is required… just drop-in!


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Beginning Sewing

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 Sewing

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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Creative Reuse CON

The Scrap Exchange developed its popular Boot Camp program based on decades of experience as a national model and leader in the creative reuse industry. At Creative Reuse CON, they will take your …


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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