Natural Palette: An Exploration of Natural Dyes, Eco Printing, and Sustainable Practices

Natural Palette: An Exploration of Natural Dyes, Eco Printing, and Sustainable Practices

Friday, July 7, 2017 : REGISTER NOW From soft pinks to rich purples, plants can yield an amazing color palette. Not only are they beautiful, natural dyes and natural dye…

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Stumpwork: Summer Sunflower

Stumpwork: Summer Sunflower

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 : REGISTER NOW Come and make a bright summery sunflower and learn some new stumpwork stitches. Creating slips, padded spider stitch, detached buttonhole stitch and needle…

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Fiber Artist Portfolio Development

Fiber Artist Portfolio Development

Saturday, July 15, 2017 : REGISTER NOW Interested in developing a portfolio that represents you in the best light as an artist? This seminar style/hands-on class will focus on how…

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Color Wheel in Cotton

Color Wheel in Cotton

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 : REGISTER NOW Dye three sets of complete color wheels and their afterimage hues, creating a 36 color spectrum of fat quarters and fat eighths of…

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Felted Cotton Joomchi Scarf

Felted Cotton Joomchi Scarf

Saturday, July 22, 2017 : REGISTER NOW Surround yourself with a light and airy wrap on those chilly summer nights. Choose from hand-dyed cheesecloth and merino wool and learn how…

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Fiber Fundamentals

Fiber Fundamentals

Saturday, July 29, 2017 : REGISTER NOW From hemp to linen, camel to yak, not to mention the many breeds of sheep, our world is full of some fantastic fibers….

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Challenging Gravity

Challenging Gravity

Saturday, July 29, 2017 : REGISTER NOW Regina V. Benson will illustrate her spatial aesthetic and how she designs textile art that hangs invisibly in convex and concave shapes. She…

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Eco Printing and Cochineal

Eco Printing and Cochineal

Saturday, August 5, 2017 : REGISTER NOW Cochineal, a small but important bug, is responsible for subtle to strong reds in the world of natural dyes. Learn how to prepare…

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Introduction to Joomchi

Introduction to Joomchi

Saturday, August 26, 2017 : REGISTER NOW The art of joomchi is similar to the art of felting – by layering sheets of mulberry papers, agitating, folding, and kneading them,…

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Eco Printing and Indigo

Eco Printing and Indigo

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 : REGISTER NOW Indigo can produce many variations of blue. But did you know that pairing it with different mordants and modifiers it can also produce…

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