March 4th, 5th and 6th, 2018: Janet King “Eco Printed Fine Felt Garments” at Gardiner Community Center Learn to create lightweight wearable fine felt garments of silk and merino from experienced fiber artist Janet King. Then kick it up a notch by eco printing your art with local leaves and natural dyes. See feltflairblogspot.com for more information on Janet King
August 6th, 2018: Flora Carlile-Kovacs “Felted Ruffle Scarf” at Sue Nylander’s Studio Award winner of several art shows, Flora Carlile-Kovacs will teach you how to work with thin and even layers of fine merino wool. You will learn how to blend the colors and the silk fiber in the wool before felting. Beginner to Advanced
August 7th and 8th, 2018: Flora Carlile-Kovacs “3D Felting” at Sue Nylander’s Studio Discover sculptural felting techniques in this class. Intermediate to Advanced See www.floranemez.eu
February: Katherine Larson, UofW. "Viking age textiles". With the humble spindle as a starting point, she will describe from fiber to spun fiber to the woven cloth for the Viking sails.
March: Janet king, Eco-printed felt
April: Scholarship Program Becky H and Debra D Will share their knowledge of workshops they took using guild scholarship funds.
Other Workshops in the Area
Skagit Valley Weavers Guild Presents Crimp and Create with Dianne Totten
The Pacific Rim Institute Presents Dimensional Weaving with Martina Celerin
We Would Love to Have You Visit Soon!
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