Workshops & Events

Our Creative Space plays host to a variety of awesome community events & workshops. Since opening in 2016 we have hosted more than 200 workshops including, calligraphy, weaving, screen printing, hand lettering,  embroidery, macrame, seaglass art & lino-stamping. New projects are added often, and every effort is made to keep listings up to date. If an event you are interested in has sold out, contact the instructor and ask to be kept informed on the next date or follow us on social media @trainyardstore for updates!

Please note: All workshop registrations & payments happen directly with the workshop instructors- details vary and are included in the listings below.  Please read each workshop instructors terms & conditions before registering and contact them with any questions.

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*Please note we don’t offer our space for kids birthday parties at this time*

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Macrame Wall Hanging With Shad Bay Weaving

27 April @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Allison of Shad Bay Weaving is returning for another great Macrame Wall Hanging workshop!

At this workshop you will learn how to make your own macrame wall hanging!! You can use the design shown in the photo or create a beautiful design of your own.

What you will get:
-instruction on basic macrame knots
-all materials required, including untreated 3-ply natural cotton rope & your choice of dowel, copper pipe or driftwood
-illustrated guide with extra tips and resources
-healthy snacks
-great vibes!!
The cost is $80. Pre registration is required as space is limited.


27 April
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:


Shad Bay Weaving


The Trainyard General Store
53 Portland Street
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y1H1 Canada
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