Other Great Organizations

Halifax is full of non-profits and small businesses which offer classes and workshops! Here are some:


Trainyard General Store

A retail and creative space in downtown Dartmouth with workshops in screenprinting, jewellery-making and more! 


Yuyo: the Artists' Place

Artist supply store with a Chinese arts focus, offering workshops in calligraphy, bookbinding and more!


Trade School Halifax

Community group offering barter-based workshops on a huge variety of topics, all over the city. 

Patch Halifax

Fabric shop and sewing workroom in the North End, with classes in making clothing, embroidery and more!

Dedicated to sharing knowledge and skills in woodworking.


The Loop

A yarn store in downtown Halifax with classes in knitting, felting, weaving and anything else to do with textiles. 


Centre for Craft and Design

A combination gallery, craft shop and studio in downtown Halifax with classes in pottery, woodturning and more!

Atlantic Filmmakers Cooperative

AFCOOP is an accessible member-run centre for the production and presentation of creative films. Offering workshops in directing, screenwriting and more!


An independent artist's studio in the North End with open studio time and resident artists.