Dates and times are subject to change. Call ahead to confirm. Sept. 23-29 Events Green Living Expo TODAY-SUN A public showcase of the latest...
Dates and times are subject to change. Call ahead to confirm.
Green Living Expo
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TODAY-SUN A public showcase of the latest innovations in sustainable urban living; registration required. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., High Point Library, 3411 S.W. Raymond St., Seattle; free (206-296-4481 or www.thehighpoint.com/expo/).
Edmonds Art Studio tour
TODAY-SUN Self-guided tour of 16 art studios and seven galleries in the Edmonds area. Opportunity to meet artists, view demonstrations and purchase work. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Edmonds; free (www.edmondsartstudiotour.com).
TODAY Create original envelopes and faux postage. 10 a.m.-noon, Salvage Studio, 650 Edmonds Way, Edmonds; $25 (425-330-5425 or www.thesalvagestudio.com).
Home Depot clinics
TODAY-SUN Create a fun and durable kids room (10 a.m., today ); enhance the function of your kitchen (1 p.m., Sunday ). All Home Depot locations (call to confirm); free (www.homedepotclinics.com).
Home decorating and sewing
MON “Love that Lighting” class for beginners; registration required. 5:30-8:30 p.m., Jo-Ann Fabric & Crafts, 15600 N.E. Eighth St., Bellevue; $25 (425-644-3100 or www.joann.com).
Command your clutter
TUE Discover how to manage your time effectively, make decisions and create a system that will fit your personal needs; registration required. 6:30-9 p.m., Discover U, 2150 N. 107th St., Seattle; $44 (206-365-0400 or www.discoveru.org).
Installing ceramic tile
THU Class covers types of tile, tools, setting materials, grouts, preparation and layout, with hands-on participation; registration required. 6:30-9:15 p.m., Discover U, 2150 N. 107th St., Seattle; $39 plus $25 materials fee (206-365-0400 or www.discoveru.org).
Embroidery design workshop
FRI Workshop on design covers, embroidery motifs, stitch selection and transfer techniques. Prerequisite for this class is one previous embroidery workshop; registration required. 9a.m.-4 p.m., Good Shepherd Center, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N., Seattle; $140 (206-622-6952 or www.historicseattle.org).
Selling homes the feng-shui way
FRI Using feng-shui principles, learn how to make adjustments or enhancements, including furniture placement, color and functional use of space; registration required. noon-2 p.m., East West Bookshop, 6500 Roosevelt Way N.E., Seattle; free (206-523-2252 or www.interiorvisions.com).
TODAY How to decorate small spaces (11 a.m.), paint with deep and vibrant colors (noon), install ceramic-tile walls and backsplashes (1 p.m.). All Lowe’s locations (call to confirm); free (www.lowes.com).
Home Depot clinics
THU, SEPT 30 Latest in flooring solutions (7 p.m., Sept., 28), innovative paint applications (10 a.m., Sept. 30). All Home Depot locations (call to confirm); free (www.homedepotclinics.com).
Ikea laminate-flooring installation
TODAY In-store experts demonstrate floor installation each Saturday. Demonstrations take place in the rug-and-flooring department. Noon and 2 p.m. Saturdays (call to confirm), Ikea, 600 S.W. 41st St., Renton; free (425-656-2980 or www.ikea.com).
SEPT 30-OCT 1 Show and sale with lectures by craftspeople, antique dealers, architects and interior designers. This is an opportunity to learn about early 20th-century architecture and design. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 30, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 1, Town Hall Seattle, 1119 Eighth Ave., Seattle; $10 fair, $10 each lecture (206-622-6952 or www.historicseattle.org).
Northwest Builders Show
OCT 3-4 Features 150 booths and is the largest trade show for the home-building industry in Washington. Washington State Convention & Trade Center, 800 Convention Place, Seattle; (www.northwestbuildersshow.com).
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