Craft Center

Immerse, Innovate, Inspire.


Craft Center staff in a group photo at the Craft Center reception area.

Summer 2024 Workshop Registration

Open Registration: 12PM on Monday, June 3
Summer Orientation Sign-Ups: 10AM on Monday, July 1

It's time to stretch those creative muscles just in time for spring! We're excited to see what
magic you make here, next term, at the Craft Center.

Non-students must have a UO Community Card to register for Craft Center
workshops. UO Community Cards are issued through Card Services. To get a UO
Community Card, visit emu.uoregon.edu/community-card.


Located in the EMU, the Craft Center has studio spaces for darkroom photography, woodworking, glassworking, paper arts, printmaking, fiber arts, jewelry and metalsmithing, painting and drawing, and ceramics. Each of these studios comes equipped with professional quality materials and tools for members to craft with. If you're unfamiliar with a studio space or certain tools, just ask one of our staff for a tour. Craft Center workshops are also a great way to get to know the space before using it solo. Our facilities are not meant for mass production or creating products for resale, instead we give our members the freedom to experiment with their crafts, collaborate, and explore new artistic possibilities.

The Craft Center is open to UO students, faculty, staff, UO alumni, and community members. For more information on how to access the Craft Center, please visit our FAQ page.


Front Desk Hours
(For specific studio hours, please visit the Studios Page.)

Spring Term Hours: June 10 - June 16
Monday: 10am - 6pm
Tuesday: 10am - 6pm
Wednesday: 10am - 6pm
Thursday: 10am - 6pm
Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

The Craft Center will be closed from June 15 through July 7. We will reopen for Summer Term on July 8.

Summer Term Hours: July 8 - September 1
Monday: 12pm - 5pm
Tuesday: 12pm - 5pm
Wednesday: 12pm - 5pm
Thursday: 12pm - 5pm
Friday: 12pm - 5pm
Saturday: Closed (Some open hours for scheduled workshops. No open studio.)
Sunday: Closed

The Craft Center will be closed from August 31 through September 29. We will reopen for regular Fall Term hours on September 30. 

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Craft Center member using a pottery wheel to make clay planter.

Current UO students are welcome to drop-in when a workshop is not in session. A free Craft Center account and studio orientation is required. Please log in with your Duck ID to create your account.

Open Studio is accessible for community members and UO alumni by purchasing a $20.00 daily Open Studio Pass at our front desk. UO staff & faculty get a 25% discount. One pass per day is permitted. We ask studio users to regulate their time to 4-hours to allow other participants to use the facilities. 

Please see the Studios page for more information.

Explore Studios

Craft Center Members dying cloth in a textile workshop.

We offer workshops in each of our studios for people of all experience levels to build new crafting skills. Open to UO students, faculty and staff, alumni, and community members.

Explore Workshops