Classes

Woven Metal Jewelry Workshop

Woven Metal Jewelry Workshop

Friday, June 24, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Create beautiful jewelry by weaving with wire and thin sheet metal (copper, brass and aluminum). Each participant will create a woven pendant or…

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Creative Weaving with Fishing Line and Wire Workshop

Creative Weaving with Fishing Line and Wire Workshop

Saturday, June 25, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Tackle the challenge of loom-weaving using unconventional materials such as plastics and wire. Each participant will dress a loom with a fishing line…

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Indigo + Shibori

Indigo + Shibori

Saturday, June 25, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Learn how to dye with natural indigo and shibori, the ancient Japanese dye-resist technique that involves folding, binding, clamping and stitching to create…

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Embroidered Textures

Embroidered Textures

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Smooth, bumpy, velvety, and encrusted surfaces are all possible with hand embroidery. Explore various stitches and techniques that will give your projects depth…

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Dye Dabbler July

Dye Dabbler July

Thursday, July 7, 2016 : REGISTER NOW You have to start somewhere and what better place to learn the basics of dyeing than the Dye Lab? Whether you’ve got animal…

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Wet Felting Fundamentals - July

Wet Felting Fundamentals – July

Thursday, July 7, 2016 : REGISTER NOW If felting is still foreign, then it’s time to push up your sleeves and get familiar with combining wool fibers and soapy water….

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Color From Plants: A Natural Dye Workshop with Michel Garcia

Color From Plants: A Natural Dye Workshop with Michel Garcia

Monday, July 11, 2016 : REGISTER  NOW Today there is a clear, common desire to create, consume, and live sustainably. Textile artists and practitioners have the unique opportunity to work…

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Michel Garcia Lecture

Michel Garcia Lecture

Thursday, July 14, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Michel Garcia’s research and teaching has taken him across the globe. Hear a captivating personal account of his travels and discoveries as he…

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Michel Garcia Natural Indigo Dye Vat Workshop

Michel Garcia Natural Indigo Dye Vat Workshop

Saturday, July 16, 2016 : This class is currently full. Please call to be added to the wait list. 612-436-0464. With Michel Garcia as your guide, dive into the deep…

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Design Theory

Design Theory

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Good design starts with understanding the basics. Understand the key elements to any design, such as point, line, form, shape and space, movement,…

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