This store slings yarn and knitting needles and also hosts weekly knitting nights.
With a great selection of funky and classic yarns, this is not your grandma's knitting store (though she'll probably like it too). The small shop also hosts classes for both beginners and seasoned knitters.
Contains a wide selection of arts and craft supplies.
A bead emporium with everything from Swarovski crystal to vintage Lucite, plus classes in all levels of beading, wirework, and even metalsmithing.
The bead store stocks bead kits, vintage-inspired beads, and much more, with classes in metalsmithing, wireworking, and more.
The Oakland locale of this all-purpose art store largely serves the CCA students who go to classes across the street.
Founded in 1911, Blick has everything needed to paint, draw, scrapbook, make prints, practice calligraphy, do projects with the kids on a rainy day, and more.
The store sells lots of beautiful things that you probably don't really need but will surely want to buy anyway, like fancy paperweights, vintage craft supplies, art books, and stationery.
Offers a combination of salvaged goods and crafting supplies, from old photographs and fabrics to furniture and film canisters.
As the name suggests, this shop provides custom framing services.
Bead shop that also offers classes, design advice, jewelry repair, and custom designs.
The studio specializes in old-school cabinetmakers' frames in various wood and glass designs.
Come down to Jack London Square and support your local economy. Shop for modern holiday gifts from 100+ bay area makers plus enjoy free DIY gift-wrapping and crafting while listening to Oakland DJ’s. Vendors feature clothing, accessories, jewelry, art, ceramics, home goods, crochet & knit items, pet gear, organic bath and body goods and more!
In addition to a slew of crafting supplies, from sewing and quilting gear to scrap-booking accessories, the chain store hosts various in-store crafting events.