Mini Workshops

sewing pillows

party pinatas

soup making

Register for Mini Workshops on the Norris Box Office. All Mini Workshops are $16 unless otherwise indicated!

Don't forget to check out our Workshop Event Packages!

Sushi 101

Instructor: Northwestern Dining Staff

  • Thursday, April 19, 6:00-7:30PM

Local sushi experts from Northwestern Dining demonstrate the art of sushi rolling. Class size is limited and registration is required. Note: consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your chance of foodborne illness

Make Pasta, Not War

Instructor: Northwestern Dining Staff

  • Thursday, April 26, 6:00-7:30PM

Calling all pasta lovers! Do you know how to make fresh pasta by hand? This workshop will show you all the tips and tricks to turn you into a regular pasta aficionado. Learn to knead, roll and cut pasta into fettuccini and fill perfectly delicious raviolis. And no pasta is complete without a trusty homemade tomato sauce. Bring your friends!


Instructor: Northwestern Dining Staff

  • Thursday, May 10, 6:00-7:30PM

Back by popular demand: learn to make a favorite chocolate treat! Enjoy an up close and personal truffle making lesson and walk away with your own homemade dessert.

Senior Edition: Cap Decorating

Instructor: ARTica Staff

  • Sunday, June 17, 4PM-7PM
  • Fee: $12, Bring a Friend Price: $20

Join us at ARTica Studios to decorate your Graduation Cap! We will supply all the gems, feathers, glue guns, and everything else to decorate your 2018 graduate cap!

Workshop Event Packages

Make it a party and buy a Mini Workshop! Privately held group workshops are now available for purchase. Whether it's a birthday, after-work bonding, or departmental team building, you can make it your own. Please contact Nancy Cambron Perez at to schedule any of the following workshops or to request others! We will work to put together a workshop that fits your needs. Please note that at least six individuals must attend the workshop. 

Smartphone Photography
Want to make the most out of your cell phone camera? Want to become the next Instagram star? Learn how to take great portraits, landscapes, and action shots using your smartphone camera. 

Cuisine Workshop
Buy a Cuisine Workshop instructed by Northwestern Dining Staff! Learn how to make truffles, soups, and many more spring-themed creations or suggest your own topic. 

My Enchanted Teapot
Be our guest for this special workshop and learn glazing techniques to personalize your very own teapot. Cost includes the teapot, glaze, and firing. 

One Night Masterpiece
Relax and recreate your own special painting from one of the greatest masterpieces. 16x20 canvas and paints are provided.