Upcoming Events

Call for Donations: Military Uniforms & Civilian Clothing Needed for Papermaking

January 9, 2017 at 10:00 am

As part of the United by Hand exhibition, HCCC invites the public to donate military uniforms and civilian clothing to be used in the papermaking process for the upcoming Combat Paper demonstration and workshop, March 24 – 25, 2017, by artist Drew Cameron.  Read More »

CRAFT COMMUNITY DAY

March 4, 2017 at 11:00 am

Please join HCCC for Craft Community Day, a new spring event featuring the “Annual Gathering of the Guilds” and other local community groups. Read More »

PAPERMAKING DEMONSTRATION
BY DREW CAMERON

March 24, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Stop by the HCCC Craft Garden to watch United by Hand artist Drew Cameron conduct a papermaking demonstration as part of the ongoing Combat Paper initiative. Drawing from the 2,000-year-old tradition of Western hand papermaking, Drew will be repurposing plant-based fibers from donated military uniforms and civilian clothing into handmade paper.  Read More »

COMBAT PAPER WORKSHOP BY DREW CAMERON

March 25, 2017 at 1:00 pm

This event is FREE.
HCCC Members’ Exclusive Workshop Hours:
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM.
Space is limited.
Members should reserve their spot at
events@crafthouston.org.

Please stop by the HCCC Craft Garden to participate in a free workshop led by United by Hand artist and Combat Paper co-founder Drew Cameron. In this workshop, the public is invited to repurpose donated uniforms and clothing into handmade paper using the 2,000-year-old process of Western hand papermaking.

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2017 Crafting a Legacy Spring Luncheon

April 19, 2017 at 11:30 am

This spring, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft (HCCC) recognizes a woman who has made a global impact through the arts in service to her country:  Ellen Susman.   Read More »

CUP-THROWING DEMONSTRATION
BY EHREN TOOL

April 22, 2017 at 10:00 am

Please join HCCC for a cup-throwing demonstration by United by Hand artist Ehren Tool, a former marine who served in the 1991 Gulf War. Tool uses his potter’s wheel to make cups that expose the large disparity between fiction and the realities of war.  Read More »