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Brooklyn Brainery Classes Coming up in New York

Intro to Bookbinding

In this 4-hour workshop you will learn how to bind your own hand-made books. Students will learn how to to tear paper, design and prepare their covers, and create simple fold, as well as sewn "coptic-bound" books.  Materials will be included, but students are encouraged to bring book-covering paper of their choosing,...

$80
Su.   Jul 31st, 12pm
Beginner
(389)
How To Create Your Own Jewelry Line

Join Emilie Shapiro to celebrate the release of her new book, How to Create Your Own Jewelry Line.  Emilie will discuss where to learn about jewelry, how to design a marketable line and a full collection, where to sell and how to start. After the talk, there will be plenty of time for Q&A. Each ticket includes a copy of Emilie's book. Refreshments...

$28
T.   Aug 2nd, 6:30pm
All levels
(389)
Getting Published: Nonfiction Book Proposals

This class is an introduction to putting together a non-fiction book proposal. So, you’ve found a killer true story and you want to write a book about it. How do you start? We’ll go over how to decide if your story is a book or a shorter piece, how to figure out if it’s already been done, what to look for in an agent, the mechanics of a book...

$18
W.   Aug 3rd, 6:30pm
All levels
(389)
The Sumerians: History's Innovators

This class seeks to shed some long-overdue light on these people whose legacy we are still surrounded by. Together, we will follow the Sumerians as they climb the heights of achievement in art, literature and government, from their mysterious origins around 3500 BCE to their disappearance circa 1200 BCE. We’ll hear Sumerian poetry and music, see...

$10
W.   Aug 3rd, 8:30pm
All levels
(389)
Brooklyn Pizza: The Search for Authenticity

Who makes the most authentic pizza in New York City? Explore the debate with pizza historian Scott Wiener and a panel of Brooklyn's top pizza makers, including a classic old-school slice shop, a historic coal-fired pizza parlor, a traditional Neapolitan pizzeria, and a new-school pie innovator. Slice into issues of tradition, authenticity, and perception...

$12
Th.   Aug 4th, 7pm
All levels
(389)
Time Out: Pompeii

What was life like in Pompeii before Vesuvius went KABOOM? Pompeii was like the Jersey Shore of ancient Italy, where everyone went to cool off when Rome got sticky; it was complete with snack bars, swimming pools, tanning grounds... and it's the longest continually excavated site anywhere, so there's plenty of evidence. In...

$10
Th.   Aug 4th, 8:30pm
All levels
(389)
Beginner's Embroidery: Patches and Pins

Add some flare to your jacket with this functional custom embroidery class. By creating pieces on felt, students will make work that is durable enough for patches on denim jackets or sturdy enough to be attached to a pinback. We'll learn how to apply basic embroidery stitches to make their own functional patch or pin. No prior experience is needed...

$36
Sa.   Aug 6th, 1pm
Beginner
(389)
Book Release Celebration - Food Swap

Book Release Celebration // Food Swap: Specialty Recipes for Bartering, Sharing, and Giving Contemporary food swaps evolved out of hip DIY food culture: as more home cooks experiment with preserving, gardening, and baking, they often end up with overwhelming quantities of their wares. Food swaps bring a community of such cooks together...

Free
T.   Aug 9th, 6:30pm
All levels
(389)
Glass: The Science of a Shape Shifting Solid

The power of glass to assume myriad roles in culture, art, and technology has roots in glass’s fundamental chemistry and physics. These concepts can be taught via analogies to everyday situations to help us understand the science and to more deeply appreciate its wonders, as well as assist artists to work glass more confidently. ...

Free
T.   Aug 9th, 6:30pm
All levels
(389)
New York City Buildings Few Guide Books Will Mention

So you live in New York. Or maybe you're just passing through. Guide books direct your attention to The Empire State Building, The Chrysler Building, Grand Central Station.Great buildings, all of them. No doubt. World class historically important architectural masterpieces that people from all over the world come to see and experience for themselves....

$10
T.   Aug 9th, 8:30pm
All levels
(389)
Food Illustration: Illustrate Your Own Recipe

This workshop is for everyone who loves food, cooking and drawing; for all you foodies, crafters, artists, creators, and kitchen masters. Over the course of two hours everyone create a beautiful range of some yummy illustrated ingredients and dishes. We will start off with different warm-up drawing exercises, where you’ll be introduced to playing...

$35
W.   Aug 10th, 5:30pm
All levels
(389)
Mesopotamian Mythology

In this class, we’ll meet the most important gods of Mesopotamia: tempestuous Inanna (the original femme fatale), wise Enki, monster-slaying Ninurta, and many more. We’ll hear the story of the great “two-thirds divine” hero Gilgamesh and uncover the original context of familiar names like Ishtar and Lilith. We’ll also learn about how these...

$10
W.   Aug 10th, 8:30pm
All levels
(389)
Forensic Architecture Tour of the Eldridge St Synagogue

Architecture and history buffs, this one is for you! Built in 1887 by Jewish immigrants, the Eldridge Street Synagogue is one of the Lower East Side's most spectacular spaces. During this After Hours tour, you'll get toexplore this National Historic Landmark in a relaxed and intimate setting. Discover some of the building's most surprising...

$25
Th.   Aug 11th, 6:30pm
All levels
(389)
Faux Flower Crowns

Looking for a wearable flower crown that won't wilt in the summer heat? In this class, you’ll learn tips and techniques to make your own beautiful faux flower crown, from construction to design and flower placement. You’ll leave with your finished and fitted floral crown, and the skills to create more at home!

$25
Th.   Aug 11th, 8:30pm
All levels
(389)
Going All-in on American Pancakes

A Summer of Pancakes: Going All-in on American Pancakes This class is part of our A Summer of Pancakes series An in-depth, hands-on look at our traditional American pancakes. We'll be whipping up batches of a whole host of pancakes, along with hearing tales and tips of old standbys and new favorites. Featuring everything from silver dollars...

$40
F.   Aug 12th, 6pm
All levels
(389)