Due to COVID-19, in-person workshops have been temporarily suspended until further notice. We continue to accept requests for future in-person workshop visits.
Peopleologie had such an incredible month bringing hands-on field trips to folks!
The images here are from online visits with students and families.
Through interactive virtual meetings, we took field trips around the world. Slideshows, artifacts, and guided instruction spurred some eye-popping creations!
These are rafts inspired by a workshop on indigenous Coast Miwok and Ohlone culture, past, and present day life. Backyard gardens and neighborhood plants were used to bind and weave rafts, which then were floated in puddles, bathtubs, and sinks!
We created with everyday materials...
Yes, that's an organic anteater feasting on tasty multicolored ants while a spider and centipede hungrily watch nearby. He was shared with the class after the virtual workshop, No-Tech Toys. Students drew inspiration from a slideshow, then scavenged items from recycling, and engineered their original masterpieces.
Get ready for Summer STEAM
Make something new every day with us during weekly classes, Monday - Friday, mid-June to mid-August, in 45 minute sessions. Register for these workshops with friends and family wherever they are. This is a great way to make something together even when you're apart.
Sticks & Twigs
All Things Paper
Fun with Food
Make things like toy rafts, pocket sized books, dolls, kinetic contraptions, food paint, paper cuts, shadow puppets, cardboard everything, finger knitting, armbands, god's eyes, and more.
Use simple and ancient methods to make things the slow old school way, with hands, hearts, and minds!
Great for learning something new
Family Craft Nights
Get-togethers with Friends
Team Building Events
Do you have a teacher appreciation gift, yet?
Are you celebrating a graduation?
How about a get-together for Father's Day?
Just send us the details: ages and size of your group, date, time, duration and topics that peak your interest. We'll customize experiences to match your group's ages, abilities, interests, and resources. Take a look at the website tabs, Workshops and Summer STEAM.
Peopleologie is about
people, places, and things made by hand.
Workshops marry the humanities, anthropology, history, and sciences with lasting handcrafting traditions.
Create & Make
Do you have scissors, glue, string, and used cardboard? Some of these, and an internet connection is all you need!
Live Online Workshops
Fun with Food
Books & Journals
African American Quilts
Japanese American Internment
Asia & Paper Cuts
African American Artists
Finger Knit It
Peopleologie is about people, places, and things made by hand.
Hands-on workshops for all ages and abilities promote cultural literacy, celebrate community, and build connections to the world through the humanities, sciences, math, cultural arts, and hand crafting traditions.
The program fosters 21st century skills:
critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and communication.