Class / Workshop Offerings- Fall 2019 Winter 2020
Weekend dates available - Saturday November 2, and Sunday November 3 Saturday January 11, Sunday January 12
( class size 4-8 students)
I am available during the week for scheduled studio time (Pay per hour) or small group 2-3 students Select dates and classes that work for you and contact me. * New class offering - designed for two parts.
Paint, Piece and Stitch a Landscape -2 part workshop
I Recommend taking both parts ... ( this class is now scheduled for Nov.2 & 3 , but is also could run January 11 & 12 if enough interest)
Create a landscape textile piece, whether it be trees,rocks,sea,mountains or abstract. I will lead you through my process of making Textile Art. Using textile paints and surface design techniques. Students will create a variety of colored,printed and textured fabrics to use as their palette in composing a landscape art quilt and guided through the collage, stitching and finishing process. All levels welcome.
Part 1 - 6 hour workshop $85. Includes some supplies
Create fabrics designed specifically for landscape using textile paints and various techniques. Demonstrations on how to achieve texture,pattern and color mixing will be given. Students will have ample time to print fabrics and try a variety of techniques to create a unique palette of fabrics for a landscape composition.
Part 2 - 6 hour workshop $75
Make composition from printed fabrics and stitch. Demonstrations on how to compose a landscape, collage techniques, free motion stitching and finishing options. Some previous sewing knowledge is helpful if you choose to add stitching..
Textile Paint Workshop- Explore Surface Design -(similar to part one above but not specific to landscape)
6 hour workshop $85. Includes some supplies
Paint, print and design your own unique fabric.In this 6 hour workshop you will be introduced to and learn about the possibilities of textile paint and surface design. We will use textile paints to produce color, pattern, and texture on fabric. This class focuses on painting,simple mono printing,gel printing and mark making techniques, as well as introductions to basic silk screening. Demonstrations will be given at beginning of workshop and then students will spend time creating at your own pace. Participants will learn from scratch, expand their knowledge, or perfect their skills. Open to all skill levels.
Make Frame-able Art Cards 6 hour workshop
$75.includes some supplies
Paint fabric and collage small constructions for art cards. Create unique fabrics using textile paints, playing with color, pattern and texture. Demos on techniques will be given.Collage fabrics to make playful compositions for art cards. Add detail with free motion stitching. Open to all skill levels.
Learn to Sew a Sew Zipper Pouch - 3 hour class $45.
Students will learn to sew a zipper pouch using a sewing machine. You may use cloth that you have printed or other fabric from your stash. The class will go over step by step instructions on how to successfully sew in a zipper, line your pouch and miter the corners. There should be ample time to make a couple of bags. Some basic sewing knowledge is helpful. Students will need to bring a sewing machine if possible.Open to all skill levels.