Creative Things To Do In and Around Portland Oregon

Creative Things To Do In and Around Portland Oregon

Looking for whimsy in the Portland, Oregon area? Check out these destinations for sewing, quilting, embroidery, knitting, crochet and more around the Portland, Oregon area! We’ve pulled together our list of creative things to do in and around Portland.


What’s your favorite creative place in the Portland area? Let us know by emailing us at hello@createwhimsy.com and we’ll add them to the list.

Please help us keep this list relevant and let us know if any of these local businesses close (insert sad face).

Portland has so many cool things to do, especially for makers! We’re famous for food trucks, Saturday market, being close to the mountains and the Pacific coast. Did you know...

Never enough beads! We’ve got our top picks for where you can buy beads and other jewelry making supplies in the Portland area. If you know of any bead shops...

Portland has some great quilters and sewers -- traditional quilters, modern quilters and quilt artists. We all need more fabric! Luckily there are a lot of great fabric shops in...

Portland has some great knitters and crocheters, and some great yarn shops in and around Portland! If you know of any yarn shops we missed, please email us at hello@createwhimsy.com....